Rollins - Fantasy Baseball Cafe 2014 Fantasy Baseball Cafe
100% Deposit Bonus for Cafe Members!

Return to Baseball Leftovers


Moderator: Baseball Moderators

Re: Rollins

Postby ScrappyDoo » Sun Mar 22, 2009 9:23 pm

I have the same situation, picking 10 of 10 and considering taking Rollins. My situation is a little cloudier because I play in a H2H 7x7 with OBP and SLG, but then again Rollins, OBP and SLG are above average for SS.

In a 5x5 and especially roto I think it is really hard to pass him up at picks 10-12.
Minor League Mentor
Minor League Mentor

User avatar

Posts: 962
Joined: 5 May 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball

Re: Rollins

Postby hot4tx » Mon Mar 23, 2009 11:00 am

While we've likely seen his career year, there's no reason to think that Rollins 25-ish HR power was a fluke. He developed his power at age 27 and 28 (just as players are expected to) and hit 25 HRs and 30 HRs in back-to-back years. Last year he came back a little early to help his team win a WST and never really got totally healthy. He's had a full offseason to heal, looks healthy in the WBC and is still only 30. He's a solid 115/20/80/40/.275 hitter with upside in each category. I love him in the very early 2nd round, and can't argue with those that take him in the late first.
Major League Manager
Major League Manager

User avatar

Posts: 1933
(Past Year: 138)
Joined: 16 Feb 2007
Home Cafe: Baseball


Return to Baseball Leftovers

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 14 guests

Forums Articles & Tips Sleepers Rankings Leagues

Today's Games
Thursday, Jul. 31
(All times are EST, weather icons show forecast for game time)

Chi White Sox at Detroit
(1:08 pm)
Colorado at Chi Cubs
(2:20 pm)
St. Louis at San Diego
(3:40 pm)
Philadelphia at Washington
(7:05 pm)
Seattle at Cleveland
(7:05 pm)
LA Angels at Baltimore
(7:05 pm)
Cincinnati at Miami
(7:10 pm)
Toronto at Houston
(8:10 pm)
Minnesota at Kansas City
(8:10 pm)
Pittsburgh at Arizona
(9:40 pm)
Atlanta at LA Dodgers
(10:10 pm)

  • Fantasy Baseball
  • Article Submissions
  • Privacy Statement
  • Site Survey 
  • Contact