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Postby AquaMan2342 » Wed Feb 25, 2009 10:42 pm

I'm not really aware of how much correlation there is between a strong spring training and regular season, but since I don't feel like browsing through every box score every day, I figured if anybody watches or follows ST games with a close eye that we could perhaps find some late round sleepers through good ol' discussion.
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Re: Spring Training Tracker

Postby garf112 » Wed Feb 25, 2009 10:52 pm

i was at the Orioles- Mets game today, and i've got the sunburn to prove it.

Dan Murphy is a professional hitter.
Nick Evans went 3-4 and scored 3 runs... none of his hits were extraordinarily well hit, though.
Fernando Martinez looked foolish in his first at bat on a curveball by Chris Waters... whoever that is.
Luis Castillo had 4 RBIs... and I still hate him.
Church looked like he was back, going 2-3 with 3 RBIs and probably the best hit ball of the day (a double to deep center)

Adam Jones looked pretty bad at the plate, but made an amazing catch in short center field.
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Re: Spring Training Tracker

Postby DaShiz23 » Wed Feb 25, 2009 10:59 pm

great idea for a thread, just wanted to post so I can be updated. :-D
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Re: Spring Training Tracker

Postby MasterX1918 » Wed Feb 25, 2009 11:08 pm

Glenn Perkins looked pretty good against the Sox. He didn't shut them down but he did a good job.
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Re: Spring Training Tracker

Postby J35J » Wed Feb 25, 2009 11:12 pm

This will be a very funny thread to watch....sooooo many people will get waaayyyyy too high or waaayyyyyy too low on guys by watching a couple spring training games. :-)
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Re: Spring Training Tracker

Postby garf112 » Wed Feb 25, 2009 11:22 pm

i know... i watched almost all of his 100+ at bats...

i didn't think i was giving away any secrets, as there as been a lot of talk about Murphy in the cafe...
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Re: Spring Training Tracker

Postby DaShiz23 » Wed Feb 25, 2009 11:29 pm

J35J wrote:This will be a very funny thread to watch....sooooo many people will get waaayyyyy too high or waaayyyyyy too low on guys by watching a couple spring training games. :-)

very funny!!



Trade AROD for Dan Murphy???!?
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Re: Spring Training Tracker

Postby Field » Wed Feb 25, 2009 11:31 pm

Beckett looked sharp in his outing against BC today for what it's worth (probably worth less than the words I just typed).

Buchholz appears to be back to his normal arm slot after trying to tweak with it last season. He's still unlikely to be up with the big club at the start of the season with all of the other SP arms the Sox have. He'll have an impact on the big league and fantasy clubs at some point this season though.
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Re: Spring Training Tracker

Postby garf112 » Wed Feb 25, 2009 11:36 pm

DaShiz23 wrote:
J35J wrote:This will be a very funny thread to watch....sooooo many people will get waaayyyyy too high or waaayyyyyy too low on guys by watching a couple spring training games. :-)

very funny!!



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huh? I would hope not. Take it for what it is worth. He said we were looking for late round flyers, not for guys that are going to come out and become the top rated fantasy baseball player.

i just don't see that happening much any more.

with that being said, Travis Ishikawa hit 2 home runs today. the power is real, i am thinking of picking him in the first round of my keeper draft. ;-7
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