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Postby shortsavage » Tue Aug 29, 2006 3:11 pm

Why isn't there more talk about James Loney (.377/.423/.547 in AAA)? I know he doesn't hit many homeruns (8 in 358 AAA at bats; 0 in 72 MLB at bats) but from what I've looked at, he's a better prospect than Lyle Overbay ever was.
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Postby ukjohn » Tue Aug 29, 2006 3:57 pm

seemed he was a top prospect for a while, then had a rough year, but he has bounced back quite nicely

kind of reminds me of Sean Casey

he won't be a star in the league, but will be an above average 1B
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Postby shortsavage » Tue Aug 29, 2006 4:47 pm

I think Loney, Chris Carter, and Eric Duncan will all turn into solid major league regulars.
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Postby Havok1517 » Tue Aug 29, 2006 6:44 pm

Sickels said that Loney is the guy he's most surprised with.
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