Jones or Markakis

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steamer33
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Jones or Markakis

Postby steamer33 » Thu Apr 22, 2010 5:13 am

Both these guys suck right now, which one do you like better? I have Jones & am thinking of a 1 for 1 swap.
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Re: Jones or Markakis

Postby um4north » Thu Apr 22, 2010 5:17 am

i like markakis better, but really dont have a great reason.
Markakis has a better average
similar homeruns, similar steals
projections have markakis with a higher weighted on base average.

jebusfreek666
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Re: Jones or Markakis

Postby jebusfreek666 » Thu Apr 22, 2010 6:19 am

its about even... my personal preference is markakis... but thats just cuz i like him more, not cuz of his stats....

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Re: Jones or Markakis

Postby chlenko » Thu Apr 22, 2010 6:24 am

Jones has the potential to out homer and particularly out steal Markakis. Nick should finish with the higher average.

Jones is all about upside while Markakis is what he is at this point.
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Re: Jones or Markakis

Postby havok » Thu Apr 22, 2010 6:44 am

Markakis is overvalued everywhere. He's at his ceiling while Jones has a ways to go. The ups and downs with Jones will be greater but at this point in the year I'd take the risk.
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