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Re: Adam Lind Watch 08

Postby ataraxia » Thu Aug 14, 2008 9:48 am

J35J wrote:Not sure his ceiling is all that high .290/20/90/5

...maybe another Raul Ibanez, J.D. Drew, Michael Cuddyer, Jose Guillen type production

I'm not as high on him as most seem to be.


I think that's a pretty respectable ceiling. ;-)

A lot of people seem to be of the believe that every well-regarded prospect must have superstar potential, but a well-regarded prospect is also a player that could turn out to be simply a solid starting player. All the above mentioned players are such that.
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Re: Adam Lind Watch 08

Postby Philomath » Thu Aug 14, 2008 12:37 pm

ataraxia wrote:
J35J wrote:Not sure his ceiling is all that high .290/20/90/5

...maybe another Raul Ibanez, J.D. Drew, Michael Cuddyer, Jose Guillen type production

I'm not as high on him as most seem to be.


I think that's a pretty respectable ceiling. ;-)

A lot of people seem to be of the believe that every well-regarded prospect must have superstar potential, but a well-regarded prospect is also a player that could turn out to be simply a solid starting player. All the above mentioned players are such that.


I agree with both... While this is respectable in terms of real life baseball or a fill in for a third OF spot in fantasy, it is not someone that I am drooling over. Drooling over in the sense that he is a keeper or an early round in next year's fantasy draft.

I am curious to see how he fares hitting in the 4 spot. And curious to see how long Gaston keeps him in there.
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Re: Adam Lind Watch 08

Postby J35J » Thu Aug 14, 2008 12:50 pm

ataraxia wrote:
J35J wrote:Not sure his ceiling is all that high .290/20/90/5

...maybe another Raul Ibanez, J.D. Drew, Michael Cuddyer, Jose Guillen type production

I'm not as high on him as most seem to be.


I think that's a pretty respectable ceiling. ;-)

A lot of people seem to be of the believe that every well-regarded prospect must have superstar potential, but a well-regarded prospect is also a player that could turn out to be simply a solid starting player. All the above mentioned players are such that.


Yeah, I have no beef that he could be a real solid MLB player. In fantasy though, he is just another guy, IMO.
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