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Is Hinske for real?

Postby krunchyfrogg » Tue May 18, 2010 7:44 am

I know he's on a hot streak right now, but can this guy be a valuable fantasy player?

In yahoo, he qualifies at 1B/3B/OF, and AFAIK, he's got the starting LF job in Atlanta.
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Re: Is Hinske for real?

Postby AnddWon » Thu May 20, 2010 5:41 am

He doesn't have a ton of ABs in his career but the numbers he does have are a bit below impressive.

I just dropped him for Everth Cabrera in my IF spot, based mostly on gut feeling and the fact that I'm trying to dominate SBs this year. I think Hinkse will continue to have problems with consistancy.
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Re: Is Hinske for real?

Postby k.k. » Thu May 20, 2010 9:26 am

There's no guarantee he continues to get daily at-bats in the Braves lineup. Sure he's going well right now, but this is a serious on-again / off-again mostly part-time ball player. I wouldn't bother unless there truly aren't better options available or you want a multi-position guy as a depth spot.
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