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Postby Cornbread Maxwell » Thu Dec 30, 2004 12:50 pm

Rkiivs wrote:
thomasps3 wrote:I swear. You guys have no love for Joe Nathan, at least it seems to me...


Nathan's top 5 for me. He also has aruguably one of the best setup relievers in Rincon. Flash Gordon is probably the only setup guy I'd rate over Rincon. That's why I put him up at number 5 on my rankings.


Id take Rincon before I take a closer from the bottom of the barrel.
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Postby LBJackal » Thu Dec 30, 2004 8:37 pm

Rincon was very good last year, but he's 26 and this is his first good season :-? His K/BB and WHIP improved dramatically. Maybe it'll repeat, but I don't know if I'd trust him enough to take him over a closer like Baez or Affeldt. Probably not.
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Postby El Gaupo » Thu Dec 30, 2004 8:42 pm

Cornbread Maxwell wrote:
Rkiivs wrote:
thomasps3 wrote:I swear. You guys have no love for Joe Nathan, at least it seems to me...


Nathan's top 5 for me. He also has aruguably one of the best setup relievers in Rincon. Flash Gordon is probably the only setup guy I'd rate over Rincon. That's why I put him up at number 5 on my rankings.


Id take Rincon before I take a closer from the bottom of the barrel.



Where does Craine fit in. I was thinking he might take Rincon's place as their set up guy.
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