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Postby birty74 » Mon Jun 05, 2006 10:09 pm

I just wanted to let everyone know how much I hate him and how worthless he is.

I'd rather he just kick me in the balls.

Dude is pathetic.
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Postby NolascoForGod » Mon Jun 05, 2006 11:33 pm

i hear ya...i can never drop him though..because when i did last season he ended up scoring 100+ runs :-°
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Postby jsphlly » Tue Jun 06, 2006 8:29 am

I had real high hopes for Giles this year, 27 years old, batting lead off, coming off a nice year, etc.

I haven't had the resolve to drop him yet, but have benched him several times for the likes of Vidro, Philips, Kinsler. Seems like everytime I do this, I miss Marcus' only decent game of the week.

Anyone, maybe some ATL locals, have any insight on this? Is he banged up? Is it the pressure of batting lead off?

If he doesn't turn it around by All-Star break, I've seriously got to consider dropping him.
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Postby WessWackos » Tue Jun 06, 2006 10:17 am

He's been rotting on the wire in my 10 team H2H league for weeks now.
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Postby mushman05 » Tue Jun 06, 2006 10:24 am

He's actually had a pretty decent last few weeks, but ya this guy can frustrate you to no end at times! :-o
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Postby johnsamo » Tue Jun 06, 2006 4:00 pm

He's actually picked it up a little from his really bad start. If history serves, he should have some good months ahead of him. Unless you've got a better option, my guess is you'll regret dropping him.
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Postby Bravos90 » Wed Jun 07, 2006 6:12 pm

He's been doing better lately. From what I've heard, it's really just getting used to leading off as opposed to batting second, plus he's coming off of a messed up (broken maybe?) finger. He should heat up more soon.
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Postby rib217 » Wed Jun 07, 2006 6:18 pm

im using Giles in a utility spot or benching him, ive got Uggla in for him right now at 2B and if he is available in any of your leagues i suggest you do the same, Uggla has been great lately, definately a good pickup
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Postby fuj » Wed Jun 07, 2006 9:05 pm

damn.. marcus giles is sucking ass this season! i have weeks and giles.. so i think im gonna bench him until further notice. i thought he was getting hot.. a couple weeks ago when he hit in 10 straight.. but damn.. this guy is killing me. is he ever gonna turn this around? the leadoff role doesnt seem to suit him very well.. im not sure when the genius cox is gonna figure that out....
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