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Albert Pujols and Robinson Cano = Bust?

Postby shoelessjoetara » Sun May 13, 2007 10:37 pm

I have both of them on my 14 team league.I recently replaced Cano with Ryan Theriot because BA is killing me. I could also use the SB potential. Will these guys put up there average numbers by the end of the year?
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Postby sportsaddict » Sun May 13, 2007 10:45 pm

Today's date is May 13. Check back when its August 13.
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Postby shoelessjoetara » Sun May 13, 2007 10:48 pm

As a Cardinals fan what do you think? I cant wait until August 13. I need to prepare.
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Postby sportsaddict » Sun May 13, 2007 10:54 pm

shoelessjoetara wrote:As a Cardinals fan what do you think? I cant wait until August 13. I need to prepare.


He is going to get hot within the next two weeks, and he's going to go on an insane tear. I'm thinking a 3 or 4 weeks stretch with 10 homers, that's how confident I am that he will get it going. In the end, he's going to have his 40-45 homers and his 120-140 RBIs, there is nothing to worry about with him.
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Postby lesieu » Sun May 13, 2007 10:54 pm

I have Cano, Atkins, Pujols

I'm getting impatient, to say the least.
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Postby bceagles04 » Sun May 13, 2007 10:57 pm

lesieu wrote:I have Cano, Atkins, Pujols

I'm getting impatient, to say the least.


I can see why. Its tough riding out slumps. I trade for Rolen right before this gross slump of his so I feel your pain. It's best to just wait it out though.
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Postby Young 8 » Sun May 13, 2007 11:44 pm

sportsaddict wrote:
shoelessjoetara wrote:As a Cardinals fan what do you think? I cant wait until August 13. I need to prepare.


He is going to get hot within the next two weeks, and he's going to go on an insane tear. I'm thinking a 3 or 4 weeks stretch with 10 homers, that's how confident I am that he will get it going. In the end, he's going to have his 40-45 homers and his 120-140 RBIs, there is nothing to worry about with him.


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Postby Young 8 » Sun May 13, 2007 11:45 pm

shoelessjoetara wrote:As a Cardinals fan what do you think? I cant wait until August 13. I need to prepare.


yes, on August 13th you will be discover that he wasn't worthy of the 1st pick
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Postby jfg » Mon May 14, 2007 12:04 am

Young 8 wrote:
shoelessjoetara wrote:As a Cardinals fan what do you think? I cant wait until August 13. I need to prepare.


yes, on August 13th you will be discover that he wasn't worthy of the 1st pick


I don't know about that. Good hitters can raise averages fast. It's not like he's a total bust right now. It's not pretty but it's not to the point where there isn't hope to get to top 5 status if not #1 status by the end of the year. I think he'll be around the top of the pack when 2007 is all said and done. I'd hate to have him on my team right now, but he won't be a bust.
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Postby Young 8 » Mon May 14, 2007 3:20 am

jfg wrote:
Young 8 wrote:
shoelessjoetara wrote:As a Cardinals fan what do you think? I cant wait until August 13. I need to prepare.


yes, on August 13th you will be discover that he wasn't worthy of the 1st pick


I don't know about that. Good hitters can raise averages fast. It's not like he's a total bust right now. It's not pretty but it's not to the point where there isn't hope to get to top 5 status if not #1 status by the end of the year. I think he'll be around the top of the pack when 2007 is all said and done. I'd hate to have him on my team right now, but he won't be a bust.


he will raise the average but.....he can't control the other Cards players
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