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Postby shoelessjoetara » Mon Mar 17, 2008 9:02 pm

I know it is only ST. But he only has one HR and is only hitting .237. Any thoughts to why? I could understand if he was hitting say .750 in spring training against some young pitching, but thats not the case.
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Re: Chase Utley struggling?

Postby BJSFAN123 » Mon Mar 17, 2008 9:03 pm

Means nothing, many elite players are doing crappy in ST
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Postby BronXBombers51 » Mon Mar 17, 2008 9:10 pm

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Re: Chase Utley struggling?

Postby bigh0rt » Mon Mar 17, 2008 9:11 pm

shoelessjoetara wrote:I know it is only ST. But he only has one HR and is only hitting .237. Any thoughts to why? I could understand if he was hitting say .750 in spring training against some young pitching, but thats not the case.

Stop right there.
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Re: Chase Utley struggling?

Postby BillyHallDisciple » Mon Mar 17, 2008 9:22 pm

He's saving all of his hits for the regular season.
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Re: Chase Utley struggling?

Postby abrage22 » Mon Mar 17, 2008 9:29 pm

not as bad as Rios' .160 :-P :-[
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Re: Chase Utley struggling?

Postby Yoda » Mon Mar 17, 2008 9:58 pm

lol at this thread.
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Re: Chase Utley struggling?

Postby dclark0699 » Mon Mar 17, 2008 10:11 pm

He did look terrible against the Rockies in the playoffs. I bet it is going Brad Lidge him.

but seriously - Spring Training people are working on things and trying new stuff - I wouldn't read into it much.
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Postby jlm53089 » Mon Mar 17, 2008 10:59 pm

Just add this to the list along with Ichiro and Rios.

Its nothing, his name is Chase Utley he will be fine.
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Re: Chase Utley struggling?

Postby Ender » Mon Mar 17, 2008 11:05 pm

you had me at spring training.

However I will say I'm slightly worried about Utley because of the broken hand from last year, sometimes those things can cause problems even the next year. Emphasis on the slightly.
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