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Postby superslugger616 » Wed Feb 21, 2007 7:04 pm

In my league, our keepers go by the round they were drafted last year and we get to keep three. I'm keeping Harang in the 17th rnd (12-team league), after he was 5th in SP points. How does everyone think he'll do this season? Better? Worse? Same?
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Postby mak1277 » Wed Feb 21, 2007 7:09 pm

I wouldn't keep him if you only get to keep three. I know he looks tempting with that draft slot, but I think (especially with a small number of keepers) that you need to keep your best players, regardless of draft spot.
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Postby superslugger616 » Wed Feb 21, 2007 7:12 pm

yeah but we don't get to draft in the round we keep the player, so say i wanted to keep vlad in the 1st, that means i wouldn't get a draft pick that round....harang's value seems really good only forfeitting a 17th rnd pick
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Postby ukjohn » Wed Feb 21, 2007 7:22 pm

for a 17th round pick, you can't beat that
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Postby skibum » Wed Feb 21, 2007 7:25 pm

That's a no-brainer. As for how he does, I'd put him somewhere in the 14W, 205K, 220+Inn, 3.8ERA. If your league gives points for innings, CG, and QS like mine does, he's a huge bargain that most people under-value.
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Postby Dawgpound 1613 » Wed Feb 21, 2007 7:52 pm

I'm guessing he regresses slightly (but not to 2005) such that he falls in the middle of the two - 220 IP/3.80/1.27/14W/190 K.

The key will be his HR allowed at home. If he keeps that under control, he should be solid again. Should definitely be better than your average 17th round SP.
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Postby firemanx » Wed Feb 21, 2007 8:05 pm

I have Harang on my sleeper Cy Young watch.

please help: http://www.fantasybaseballcafe.com/foru ... 69#2044069
http://www.fantasybaseballcafe.com/forums/viewtopic.php?p=2356864#2356864

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Postby chadlincoln » Wed Feb 21, 2007 8:13 pm

200+ K's, 3.7 ERA, 1.20 WHIP, 15 W's
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Postby chicksdigdalongball » Wed Feb 21, 2007 9:24 pm

Sure, good value at 17th round, but by that point in the draft I almost assume take a flyer on a rookie or someone with a couple of off-seasons with solid production in the past.
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