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

Return to Baseball Leftovers

Jose Iglesias

Moderator: Baseball Moderators

Jose Iglesias

Postby footballisbetter.com » Wed Jul 03, 2013 9:25 pm

Let's discuss Iglesias.

He is the everyday 3B for the Sox now and has SS eligibility is some leagues. Batting 9th, but is hitting for average and scoring runs.

How good is he? How good of a keeper can he be for future years? I would love to hear some opinions.
footballisbetter.com
General Manager
General Manager


Posts: 2522
(Past Year: 502)
Joined: 4 Mar 2009
Home Cafe: Baseball

Re: Jose Iglesias

Postby mac-unit » Wed Jul 03, 2013 9:31 pm

With Bogaerts, Middlebrooks and Cecchini in the minors, I'd say his keeper value is fairly low. Even when he was considered a top prospect, it was still for his glove rather than his bat. I don't see this current pace keeping up. If you can get someone to buy in a keeper for his age I would sell.
Image
mac-unit
Major League Manager
Major League Manager

User avatar

Posts: 1059
(Past Year: 114)
Joined: 30 Mar 2007
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: New Jersey

Re: Jose Iglesias

Postby TheTrith » Wed Jul 03, 2013 10:31 pm

Read this about Igesias on another site:

He has a BABIP in the .475 range after tonight. This is a guy who had a .622 OPS in over 1200 career PAs in the minors. To put that in perspective, his lifetime OPS in the minors is the same as Brendan Ryan's lifetime OPS in the majors.

He is perhaps the one player in all of MLB hitting the furthest over his head.
Id be shocked if he did not come crashing down over the remainder of the season, although I suppose it is possible he has improved his approach some.
TheTrith
College Coach
College Coach


Posts: 339
(Past Year: 218)
Joined: 19 Jun 2013
Home Cafe: Baseball


Return to Baseball Leftovers

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: NikkiSixx, Ray Zorback, unioreimi and 10 guests

Forums Articles & Tips Sleepers Rankings Leagues


Today's Games
Friday, Apr. 18
(All times are EST, weather icons show forecast for game time)

Toronto at Cleveland
(2:20 pm)
LA Angels at Detroit
(7:05 pm)
Milwaukee at Pittsburgh
(7:05 pm)
St. Louis at Washington
(7:05 pm)
Miami at Miami
(7:08 pm)
indoors
NY Yankees at Tampa Bay
(7:10 pm)
indoors
Seattle at Seattle
(7:10 pm)
Atlanta at NY Mets
(7:10 pm)
Baltimore at Boston
(7:10 pm)
Chi White Sox at Texas
(8:05 pm)
Minnesota at Kansas City
(8:10 pm)
Philadelphia at Colorado
(8:40 pm)
Houston at Oakland
(10:05 pm)
Arizona at LA Dodgers
(10:10 pm)
San Francisco at San Diego
(10:10 pm)

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