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Pirates OF Alex Presley

Postby SpecialFNK » Mon Jun 27, 2011 12:41 pm

the Pirates are calling up Alex Presley.
Pirates recalled OF Alex Presley from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Presley was pulled from the Indy lineup on Sunday shortly after Jose Tabata went down with a quadriceps injury and is likely to see regular action in left field for the big league Bucs. The 25-year-old was batting .336/.389/.500 with eight home runs, 36 RBI and 18 stolen bases in 75 games this season at the Triple-A level. He should have value in NL-only fantasy leagues.


thoughts?

he didn't have much success last year with Pittsburgh..
19 G/ 23 AB - .261/.292/.304/.596/ 0 HR, 1 SB.

this year in the minors..
AAA- 75 G/ 292 AB - .336/.389/.500/.889/ 8 HR, 18 SB

last year in the minors..
AAA- 69 G/ 272 AB - .294/.349/.460/.809/ 6 HR, 8 SB
AA- 67 G/ 246 AB - .350/.399/.533/.932/ 6 HR, 5 SB

if/when Tabata is healthy, does Presley go back down? or could he remain and start even after Tabata returns?
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Re: Pirates OF Alex Presley

Postby jsphlly » Mon Jun 27, 2011 1:24 pm

Not sure what the plan is, but he might platoon with X. Paul who is hitting RHP pretty well lately
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Re: Pirates OF Alex Presley

Postby cardsfan » Wed Jun 29, 2011 7:24 am

I'm jumping on his wagon based on this years AAA numbers and the fact he's 25-26. Nice first game and if he continues to play (which i think he will) steals, runs and a little pop should be to come. Worth a flier in 12 team and larger leagues.
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