Why Garko's only hit 8th? - Fantasy Baseball Cafe 2015 Fantasy Baseball Cafe

Return to Baseball Leftovers

Why Garko's only hit 8th?

Moderator: Baseball Moderators

Why Garko's only hit 8th?

Postby threelions » Sat Jun 02, 2007 6:47 pm

he has the highest batting average of the team, 2nd in SLG and OBP.
12-team h2h 5X5 non-keeper
Minor League Mentor
Minor League Mentor

User avatar

Posts: 750
(Past Year: 5)
Joined: 10 May 2007
Home Cafe: Baseball

Postby rjforlife » Sat Jun 02, 2007 6:58 pm

nice grammar in the topic....anyways hes hitting 8th because cleveland's lineup is stacked and why move him if he does well there....
Goldy is King.
Hall of Fame Hero
Hall of Fame Hero

User avatar
CafeholicResponse TeamCafe WriterCafe RankerMock(ing) Drafter
Posts: 7513
(Past Year: 407)
Joined: 25 Jan 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Vegas Baby

Re: Why Garko's only hit 8th?

Postby jswede » Sat Jun 02, 2007 7:09 pm

threelions wrote:he has the highest batting average of the team, 2nd in SLG and OBP.

Well you've got Sizemore(1st), Hafner(3rd), Martinez(4th), Peralta(5th/6th) taking up some spots, and they ain't moving. He'd fit nicely 2nd, but Blake is doing an admirable job there. That leaves 5th, 6th or 7th, but Garko is a righty, as is Jhonny, so they are likely looking to have a lefty option (Nixon/Michaels platoon) in between.

Not a lot of spots to put him, but I agree - there's an argument to move him up - but just a few spots - which I bet will happen if he keeps this up.

but don't forget he was a platoon at 1st until Marte got hurt - so he's only in the last month really showed his stuff. Further, and most importantly, this line-up ain't broke!!!!
Minor League Mentor
Minor League Mentor

Posts: 702
Joined: 15 Apr 2006
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Chicago

Return to Baseball Leftovers

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 8 guests

Forums Articles & Tips Sleepers Rankings Leagues

Get Ready...
The 2015 MLB season starts in 10:09 hours
(and 27 days)

  • Article Submissions
  • Privacy Statement
  • Site Survey 
  • Contact