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PostPosted: Wed Jul 06, 2005 8:43 pm
by Trojan Pony
2005 1st HALF BIGGEST BUSTS

DM = Dishonorable Mention

C- I. Rodriguez (DM: V. Martinez)
1B- Thome (DM: Helton)
2B- B. Boone (DM: Loretta)
3B- Rolen (DM: Lowell)
SS- Garciaparra (DM: C. Guillen)
OF- Bonds
OF- Huff
OF- Pierre (DM: C. Jones)
Util- Beltre

SP- Schilling
SP- Hudson
SP- Pavano (I didn't think he was very good to begin with)
SP- Ol. Perez (DM: Wood)
RP- Gagne
RP- Foulke
RP- Benitez
RP- Dotel
P- Mota

PostPosted: Wed Jul 06, 2005 9:29 pm
by blankman
go_jays_go wrote:1B - Todd Helton (This guy was arguably the best 1B in this drafts this year...


Forgetting about Albert Pujols? :-?

Pretty good list overwise.

PostPosted: Wed Jul 06, 2005 9:43 pm
by go_jays_go
blankman wrote:
go_jays_go wrote:1B - Todd Helton (This guy was arguably the best 1B in this drafts this year...


Forgetting about Albert Pujols? :-?

Pretty good list overwise.


I knew about Pujols, but Helton fans could have their case. It really depends on the scoring system..I know he's not the best.. ;-)

PostPosted: Wed Jul 06, 2005 10:59 pm
by gofish
Rofl I like how theres a util spot for Beltre :-D

PostPosted: Thu Jul 07, 2005 12:04 am
by dyuen87
C Javy Lopez
1B Thome
2B Boone
SS Kaz Matsui
3B Beltre
OF Beltran
OF Sosa
OF Pierre
Util (one more) O'Nomar where art tho :~(

SP Lieber
SP Zito
SP David Wells
SP Schidmt
RP Takatsu
RP Gagne
RP Graves
RP Kolb
P (one more) Mota

PostPosted: Thu Jul 07, 2005 12:10 am
by baseballnewb
First off I don't consider someone who got hurt to be a bust, so players like Thome simply do not belong on the list.


C - Vmart, Irod, Mauer - none of these guys have come close to expectations
1B - Helton
2B - Boone
SS - Guillen (yeah I know his average is high but the rest sucks), Cabrera
3B - Lowell
OF - Beltran, Huff, Patterson,

SP - Schmidt, Pavano, Greinke, Oliver Perez (sorry but RJ, Sheets, Santana other than ERA which is a weak stat have not been terrible this year)
RP - Foulke, Kolb, Mota

PostPosted: Thu Jul 07, 2005 12:23 am
by mweir145
C: Victor Martinez
1B: Jim Thome
2B: Bret Boone
SS: Nomar Garciaparra
3B: Mike Lowell
OF: Corey Patterson
OF: Sammy Sosa
OF: Carlos Beltran
Util: Todd Helton

SP: Curt Schilling
SP: Randy Johnson
SP: Johan Santana
SP: Mark Mulder
SP: Oliver Perez
RP: Danny Kolb
RP: Guillermo Mota
RP: Eric Gagne
RP: Danny Graves
RP: Keith Foulke

PostPosted: Thu Jul 07, 2005 12:38 am
by The_Met_Threat
excellent list mweir145 but i wouldnt have sosa or patterson there because i didnt think they would do well anyway

PostPosted: Thu Jul 07, 2005 1:10 am
by Krunk City King$
TheYanks04 wrote:C VMart...He proves why you never should pay for Cs in fantasy.
Irod...OK season...but no roids=no power.

1B Helton...Nothing like them roids in Coors.
Thome...can you say waste of food?

2B So much mediocrity to choose from.
Loretta...no homers and goes and gets hurt
Boone...No roids, Smurf released from M's

SS O. Cabrera...can you say stiff?
Furcal...Can you say choke in a contract year?

3B Beltre...Got the money, off the roids
Lowell...Complete meltdown

OF Beltran...big bucks, 1st round...hits like Eric Byrnes
Sosa...No roids makes Sammy a very bad OF.
Patterson...Are we sure he did not switch uniforms with Cameron?


SP Schilling...Hurt all year due to apparent allergy to ketchup.
SP RJ...choking in/on the big apple
SP Schmidt...hurt and stinking it up.
SP Ol. Perez...can you say total waste.
SP Beckett...one of these years, he will get more than 9 Ws without some wuss injury.
SP Wood...OVERRATED and always has been.

RP Benitez...hurt all year
RP Foulke...doing his best Shawn Chacon impersonation.
RP Mota...no guts.
RP Dotel...see Mota
RP Kolb....complete meltdown
RP Graves...see Kolb


Honorable mentions:
Wright, Milton, Brown...right in line with expectations
Pavano...Went to the Vazquez school.
Womack...So bad he can't even lay down a bunt.
Kaz Matsui...So bad he is behind Cairo and Anderson apparently.
M. Olivo...So bad Dan Wilson beats him out.


:-D

Re: 1st Half Biggest Busts

PostPosted: Thu Jul 07, 2005 1:34 am
by daullaz
C Jason Kendall
1B Jim Thome
2B Bret Boone
SS Carlos Guillen
3B Mike Lowell
OF Carlos Beltran
OF Sammy Sosa
OF Corey Patterson
Util Todd Helton

SP Jason Schmidt
SP Kerry Wood
SP Oliver Perez
SP Zach Grienke
RP Keith Foulke
RP Danny Graves
RP Guillermo Mota
RP Dan Kolb
P Al Leiter