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Larry Walker? Worth the wait?

Postby fug » Fri Mar 26, 2004 11:53 pm

What do you guys expect out of Walker this year??

A good year, or too many trips to the D.L. I have Walker and Nevin. Getting ready to dump Walker for Marlon Byrd or another more consistent player.

Whatchya think??
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Postby Zito is God » Fri Mar 26, 2004 11:59 pm

If healthy, a monster year. Something like .305-35-100. If hurt a lot, something more disappointing. I think hes a bargain on draft day though.
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Postby Guest » Sat Mar 27, 2004 3:00 am

On my sleeper list he always goes to early, but when I can grab him I defenitly think its worth it to have him on the bench, see what you can get out of him. [/list]
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Postby polyphonic » Sat Mar 27, 2004 3:03 am

i wouldn't pick him until around pick 140 or 150.
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Postby fishkev » Sat Mar 27, 2004 3:07 am

I've got him too, I'm expecting the worst and hoping for the best in my 18 team league :,-(
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Postby Yikes » Sat Mar 27, 2004 6:52 am

Just keep him and stash him on your DL. He'll put in some good games for you, especially hitting cleanup on the rockies :-)
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Postby mikcou » Sat Mar 27, 2004 8:32 am

if you can get him in the 14th round of the draft or later he will be a steal ;-D
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Postby Dr.DooM » Sat Mar 27, 2004 12:50 pm

I'm not sure why people keep using round # instead of pick #. Round 14 in an 8-team league is VERY different from round 14 in a 12-team league. Please use pick# to make recommendations.
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Postby Carnac » Sat Mar 27, 2004 1:50 pm

He's not top 100 anymore. Will put up monster numbers at home when healthy. Draft at 140-160 and spot play him or ride his hot streaks.
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Postby eftda » Sat Mar 27, 2004 1:54 pm

I am staying far away from Larry Walker... my team doesn't need someone who can't play in more than 100 gamesa year. :-b
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