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Postby Mookie4ever » Sat Jan 31, 2004 9:47 am

I left third to the end and I am the only one not to have a 3rd baseman. It is a keeper league and my choices are:

Koskie
Burroughs
Randa
Crede
Beltre

Hillenbrand (now eligible only at 1st but soon to be eligible at 3rd)

I know people are going to start picking back ups so I better take one soon. I'm leaning towards Crede and Burroughs.

ps. If you're in my league - move along, nothing to see here
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Postby kentx12 » Sat Jan 31, 2004 10:11 am

I would probably take Koskie
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Postby Jer19G » Sat Jan 31, 2004 10:45 am

Crede or Koskie
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Postby swarmee » Sat Jan 31, 2004 10:49 am

kentx12 wrote:I would probably take Koskie

I'd go for Koskie as well. Burroughs might be platooned with Cirillo there now.
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Postby the_tenman » Sat Jan 31, 2004 11:02 am

Amazing how underrated Koskie is! 8-o He shouldn`t even be available this late. :-B
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Postby grammysboy » Sat Jan 31, 2004 11:24 am

Koskie is the one you're looking for.

Crede was horrible last season, though I think he did better the second half - just looked up the numbers - he did much better in the second half. The word is he made some adjustments to his "long" swing and began making contact more regularly. No doubt, he's the everyday 3B for the White Sox, but be prepared for some cold spells.

Though Crede is an acceptible selection, Koskie provides a much more complete package. He struck out less than half as often as Crede and had 10 more SBs. He was also about 30 pts. higher in BA.
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Postby oklobbyist » Sat Jan 31, 2004 1:35 pm

Koskie should have been taken quite awhile ago. Grab him!
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Postby MikeeDee » Sat Jan 31, 2004 2:00 pm

Koskie beyond a doubt. Burroughs would be a nice backup. He only helps in avg. But doesn't hurt elsewhere, when drafting in the later rounds that's important.
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