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Postby socceryank » Sun Jun 29, 2008 12:47 am

Who do you think will put up the best numbers the rest of the season?
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1B AGonz
2B Uggla
3B Zimmermann
SS Jeter
OF J Upton, McCutcheon, Choo
Util Kendrys Morales
BN Pena
DL Gardner
SP Gallardo, Bumgarner, Latos, Zimmermann, Luebke, Jaime Garcia, Hughes, Burnett
RP League, Marshall, Betancourt
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Postby moochman » Sun Jun 29, 2008 1:15 am

I like Longoria. He has a better supporting cast in Tampa which will lessen the pressure on him and also help keep runners on base, leading to better pitches to hit.
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Re: Votto, Longoria, Bruce...

Postby pangbones » Sun Jun 29, 2008 1:42 am

I agree. I like Tampa's lineup better, especially with Pena back. I think he has a lot more RBI opps than the other 2 guys.
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Postby IllinoisBandit » Sun Jun 29, 2008 2:18 am

Longoria>>Bruce>=Votto would be my rankings as well.
I think Longoria in particular has shown his power translates quickly to the major leagues. But as others have noted in previous threads his average could wind up being very suspect as the season progresses- .260-15 wouldn't be a big surprise to me in the second half.
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Postby Yoda » Sun Jun 29, 2008 12:24 pm

Longoria > Votto > Bruce

Bruce was K'ing at an alarming rate at AAA and it seems that he is really exposed right now.
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