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VLAD RANKED 38th best player by Yahoo???????

Postby unclepaulie » Tue Feb 17, 2004 8:39 pm

First of all this is not my rankings, but they (Yahoo Rankings) affect my draft more than anything else. What I am talking about is Yahoo player perception. Many people in my leagues will jump on a player based simply on Yahoo's rankings, and every year I end with some really good players late. I am not saying people don't know who Vlad is, but if he drops in the rankings chances are he will slip somewhat in the Yahoo draft. I also saw Tejada's name in the 30's, did anybody else see any badly ranked players such as these?
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Postby ironman » Tue Feb 17, 2004 8:43 pm

They are always that bad. Vlad's ranking may be attributed to his injury last year. Where's Randy Johnson? I haven't looked at them yet.
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Postby unclepaulie » Tue Feb 17, 2004 8:45 pm

Randy Johnson is at 122 8-o
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Postby prodpaul » Tue Feb 17, 2004 8:52 pm

The Unit at 122????????????? You have to be kidding me. That is awful.
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Postby unclepaulie » Tue Feb 17, 2004 8:57 pm

These are the WORST rankings I have ever seen, but in a strage way I love it. This can only help me and the rest of the cafe members who put the time & effort into creating our own rankings ;-) .
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Postby EricF » Tue Feb 17, 2004 9:03 pm

As I understand it, the O-Rank is a combination of last year's stats and the current year stats. Since there are no 2004 stats yet, it's necessarily 2003 stats. As the season goes along, the O-Rank should change. It's not a projected 2004 ranking.
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Postby mikcou » Tue Feb 17, 2004 9:13 pm

my god these rankings are the worst rankings Yahoo might have made so far.
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Postby dsafds » Tue Feb 17, 2004 9:14 pm

these arent rankings you silly gooses. besides, randy and vlad missed time, a buncha time. plus why would yahoo publish free rankings anywhere near decent ?
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Postby drunkenmonkey » Tue Feb 17, 2004 9:19 pm

Yahoo's rankings are pretty poor every year. Any one who was on the DL last year will be way too far down. I haven't looked yet, but I bet Giles is outta sight-outta mind on their list.
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