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 Post subject: Hellickson v.s. Friedrich
PostPosted: Wed Apr 07, 2010 2:56 pm 
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During my travels over the past 10 months, I have seen a lot of young pitchers. Christian Friedrich and Hellickson really stand out to me. They will be future stars IMO and both have a 50/50 shot at a call sooner rather than later.

Thanks to a sub par draft performance, I am looking at 4 question marks and need a lottery ticket to pay off.

So, the question, in a deep league and guys like Ian Snell, Braden and Mike Leake sucked up, who should I gamble on, Hellickson, Friedrich, or other?


I hate holding on to a minor leaguer but we do have 7 reserve spots. All I would have to do is drop Joba.

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 Post subject: Re: Hellickson v.s. Friedrich
PostPosted: Wed Apr 07, 2010 3:08 pm 
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rightwingjedi wrote:
During my travels over the past 10 months, I have seen a lot of young pitchers. Christian Friedrich and Hellickson really stand out to me. They will be future stars IMO and both have a 50/50 shot at a call sooner rather than later.

Thanks to a sub par draft performance, I am looking at 4 question marks and need a lottery ticket to pay off.

So, the question, in a deep league and guys like Ian Snell, Braden and Mike Leake sucked up, who should I gamble on, Hellickson, Friedrich, or other?


I hate holding on to a minor leaguer but we do have 7 reserve spots. All I would have to do is drop Joba.


Can look at Hellickson if you like but you're not going to get anything substantial from him for a while.

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 Post subject: Re: Hellickson v.s. Friedrich
PostPosted: Wed Apr 07, 2010 3:31 pm 
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Thanks Grey, what do you put the odds at Jenrry Mejia starting any games this year? I rostered him for a few days but dropped him for Kevin Gregg.

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 Post subject: Re: Hellickson v.s. Friedrich
PostPosted: Wed Apr 07, 2010 3:41 pm 
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Don't think we see him starting.

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