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Postby Madison » Thu Feb 19, 2004 1:31 am

Tough call.

I've got the Angels pegged to win the division, so I believe there will be plenty of chances for Percival. He was injured last year, so there's a small question mark for him.

Guardado saved 41 and 45 games the last two years. Now he's on a better team (sorry Twins fans) so I believe that 40 saves is a very reasonable number.

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Postby BGbootha » Thu Feb 19, 2004 1:43 pm

Heads ( ;-D )or Tails ( :-t )?????

heads it is.
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Postby Pogotheostrich » Thu Feb 19, 2004 2:06 pm

I've got to go with Guardado.
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Postby phatjagz14 » Thu Feb 19, 2004 2:11 pm

Guardado is the obvious choice. Everyday Eddie has become as consistent as they come. Percival's hip can "come apart at anytime". With K-Rod waiting, they may not want to risk Percival's health if they are winning the division.
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Postby trevisc » Thu Feb 19, 2004 2:30 pm

Guardado in my opinion.
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Postby Mookie4ever » Thu Feb 19, 2004 2:46 pm

Guardado - better health and stadium
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Postby Area51's » Thu Feb 19, 2004 2:59 pm

I had Percival 9th on my list and E.E. 10th. Percival provides more upside, BUT is the bigger risk of the two, so guess it all depends on how risk adverse you are.

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