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Mike Williams is an all star?!

Postby guest » Sun Jul 06, 2003 11:35 pm

He must be good! Time to pick him (and his 6.29/1.75 ratios) up off my league's waiver wire! And I guess I should go trade Giles for Andruw Jones ... Gahhhhh.
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Postby GSes » Sun Jul 06, 2003 11:51 pm

Williams making an all star team si about as much a mystery to me as how he has only blown 3 saves wit han era over 6. The guy is a complete mystery?
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Postby guest » Sun Jul 06, 2003 11:54 pm

He has a nice habit of blowing the save but getting a groundout with the score tied and the bases loaded -- so he doesn't take many losses but sends a whole lot of games into extra innings. Even more amazing is his K/BB ratio (15/21 -- no, I don't have that backwards).
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Postby d » Mon Jul 07, 2003 12:10 am

Did all the AL hitters voted him so that they can do some BP off him during the game?
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Postby Madison » Mon Jul 07, 2003 2:21 pm

They see Williams is 24/27 in save opps. They are very ugly, but they are still saves. Personally, I would not have put him on the All-Star team.
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Postby tal1286 » Mon Jul 07, 2003 2:25 pm

He might be good but how many people would rather see Dontrelle WIllis than Mike Williams. The NL already has Gange wagner and Smoltz they don't need some marginal pitcher like him even though he does get saves
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Postby IchiBalls » Mon Jul 07, 2003 2:33 pm

He's the only Pittsburgh Pirate selected. They should've found a way to take Aramis Ramirez or Brian Giles. :-t
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