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Postby jhofingers » Fri Jul 28, 2006 7:23 pm

OK the rules are simple. Post a young player, could even be a minor leaguer, and the next poster projects what hitter they will compare to in their prime. I will start it off with....

Ian Kinsler...
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Postby jbones733 » Fri Jul 28, 2006 7:31 pm

Marcus Giles - when he was good




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Postby Old_Style » Fri Jul 28, 2006 7:33 pm

Roy Halladay







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Postby fatnub2339 » Fri Jul 28, 2006 7:38 pm

Shawn Green


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Postby Snakes Gould » Fri Jul 28, 2006 8:37 pm

tim hudson


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Postby Shadow of the Sun* » Fri Jul 28, 2006 8:44 pm

Jimmy Rollins


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Postby The Artful Dodger » Fri Jul 28, 2006 8:47 pm

Smoltz

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Postby thedude » Fri Jul 28, 2006 9:01 pm

Mike Schmidt









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Postby Shadow of the Sun* » Fri Jul 28, 2006 9:06 pm

Wow, the comparison of Gordon to Schmidt is quite optimistic. You're saying a guy with 0 major league ABs could project to be the best ever at his position?

Anyways, continue...
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Postby thedude » Fri Jul 28, 2006 9:19 pm

Shadow of the Sun* wrote:Wow, the comparison of Gordon to Schmidt is quite optimistic. You're saying a guy with 0 major league ABs could project to be the best ever at his position?

Anyways, continue...


I think he will someday turn into a 40 homerun, gold glove thirdbaseman. IS that an optomistic view? Yes, probably, but it is what i project him to do.


As for the best ever at his position, you have to admit that thirdbase is a historically weak postion.
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