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Postby j24jags » Fri Feb 23, 2007 3:00 pm

Williams was great in the minors with San Fran a few years ago. Injuries, suspensions, etc. have hindered his development through the Giants organization, Cubs organization and Athletics organization. On the Nationals he is pretty much guranteed a rotation spot and at only age 25, he still may have something left in the tank.

Not worth a look in 10, 12 or most 14 team leagues, but in 16, 18, 20 and larger leagues he could be worth a last round flier.
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Postby Yoda » Fri Feb 23, 2007 3:08 pm

Too many questions about his makeup. I'll pass.
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Postby Havok1517 » Fri Feb 23, 2007 3:34 pm

I could see Williams having success but I doubt his run support.
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Postby thedude » Fri Feb 23, 2007 3:37 pm

I will resist the urge to make a joke comparing the title of this thread to Williams weight.
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Postby mocabeenow » Fri Feb 23, 2007 4:45 pm

No one will draft him, and if he shows some promise, all of us will go grab him as a FA. Or if somebody does draft him in the last round, they'll get impatient and Williams will be the first player that they drop for the hottest FA.

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Postby J35J » Fri Feb 23, 2007 6:46 pm

I actually had the same thought last year and drafted him in the last round or so.......needless to say I'm not going to do that again.
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