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Best option for rest of the season

Postby smb5187 » Thu Jul 28, 2011 8:55 am

I just need to pick one of these guys and I can't decide who will be the best from here on out.

Kubel
Hosmer
Schierholtz
Jemile Weeks
Freese
Jay

Just need one any advice or insight will be helpful
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Re: Best option for rest of the season

Postby Mr. Baseball » Thu Jul 28, 2011 9:06 am

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Re: Best option for rest of the season

Postby mpieco » Thu Jul 28, 2011 11:17 am

Hosmer of course is a great option, but there are two other names on that list that I am a fan of.


I LOVE Jemile Weeks and what he can bring to the plate (steals, runs, average). Just look at what he did last night. I think that's the best Weeks can look, but imagine he plays like that 2-3 times a week.

Also, with Rasmus gone, I think Jon Jay has a lot to offer in that Cardinals lineup. It might be worth it to give him the first crack at it, because I think his ceiling (for THIS season) is the highest.

Long-term of course, I'd want Hosmer. But I'm really interested in seeing what Jon Jay does with Rasmus gone.
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Re: Best option for rest of the season

Postby smb5187 » Thu Jul 28, 2011 11:44 am

I agree with Jay. He played great last year when the cardinals had some injuries but got his spot hawked by Berkman. I do think that he really can excel and will do good hitting in that order.

As for Weeks I 100% agree and if the A's keep mashing (which I am sure they won't) he can have great value but his speed will help a lot
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