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But that's not TRUE talent. It's true BS.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Sep 1 2014, 12:27p
And yet you couldn't just come to some idea of what you consider absurd?
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 11:10p
"I really didn’t put any thought into it."
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 11:08p - 1 reply
"Its like comparing Billy Hamilton to Rickey Henderson"
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 10:44p
My logic
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 10:34p
The problem with the logic
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 8:01p - 1 reply
"I accept that we don’t know 100% for certain what Joey Gallo will do from age 21-28"
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 7:49p
"He will be average in 2015 in MLB…as a 21 year old."
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 7:34p - 1 reply
Proof?
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 5:12p - 1 reply
What part of this comment did you miss?
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 5:11p
Wrong and arbitary.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 5:08p - 1 reply
an estimate is a guess and when it is wrong most of the time
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 5:04p - 1 reply
and a league average player for someone with his power is a complete fail.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 5:03p - 1 reply
You're right, his true talent isn't 16.6%
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 4:56p - 1 reply
So 57% of the time he either K's of walks.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 4:48p - 1 reply
Did I say that? No.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 4:42p - 1 reply
Yet you never said it was realistic, interesting.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 4:40p - 2 replies
I'm done after this.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 4:29p - 1 reply
and you are saying No with absolutely no certainty and trying to pass it off as fact.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 4:28p - 1 reply
The baseball projection fairy.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 4:25p
call it what it is, a wild guess.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 3:52p - 1 reply
You are never comparing apples to apples
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 3:44p - 1 reply
Sometimes I just shake my head and wonder.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 2:23p
It is not how you do it, because
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 1:23p - 1 reply
"Why would you ignore is A+ numbers? They give you quite a bit of information."
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 1:04p - 1 reply
You still don't get it. I didn't say I didn't understand it, I said I didn't give a crap about it.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 12:53p - 1 reply
No, because I think he will likely stick around as a bench bat for a few years.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 12:48p
Do you even realize how ridiculous you are being?
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 12:45p - 2 replies
that's more of an indictment on OPS+
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 11:45a - 1 reply
I am calm
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 11:44a - 1 reply
No, you're going to keep reiterating on the 8% HR rate when it's not realistic.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 10:26a - 1 reply
Again, yes.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 10:12a - 1 reply
"That's a bottom of the road projection"
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 31 2014, 9:51a - 1 reply
You do realize that HR's count toward on base percentage, right?
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 11:03p - 1 reply
"The only way to make Gallo’s 2014 look like a step back is to completely ignore half of his PA."
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 10:54p - 1 reply
Yeah, of what he did in A+.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 10:48p - 1 reply
The fact that he KILLED A+ ball is as relevant to his future as
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 10:48p
"I was just emphasizing the rest of the story."
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 10:42p
So essentially he would become the first person in major league baseball history
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 10:37p - 1 reply
and with those rates, he will be out of baseball by 31-32.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 10:34p
It's a 1% decline in HR rate and 13% increase in K's.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 10:33p - 1 reply
So when Gallo's HR rate goes down over the next 2 years
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 10:22p - 1 reply
Exactly.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 10:13p
Nobody thought to theorize that a guy could have enough power to overcome a 43% K rate
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 10:12p - 1 reply
and none of the 3 even had anywhere near a 43% K rate or 8% HR rate.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 10:05p - 1 reply
Still don't give a crap.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 10:01p - 2 replies
Apparently people are going to take a scolding to any player they mention that pretty much failed.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 9:54p - 2 replies
the rest of the game you refer to is 1 thing, his power.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 9:33a - 1 reply
In other words, you'll gloss over what is he is doing now in favor of what he did overall, including lower levels.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 9:25a - 1 reply
It is the .190/.230 part that you continue to ignore/miss
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 8:56a - 1 reply
"However A) He has a .534 slugging vs them in AA B) He has a .574 slugging vs them in A+"
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 8:52a
"For every 1% rise in HR rate, you can stomach a 6.5% rise in K rate"
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 8:50a - 1 reply
and for every example that you can give, I am sure he can give you more back where it shows the opposite.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 30 2014, 8:38a - 1 reply
.237/.333/.527 is spectacular? Seriously?
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 29 2014, 10:04p - 1 reply
Wood's K rate was also a lot lower than Gallo's.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 29 2014, 9:59p - 1 reply
Also, Gallo's historical clip is down to a 7.2% HR rate in AA.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 29 2014, 9:36p - 1 reply
This historic clip crap is getting old.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 29 2014, 9:33p - 1 reply
I mentioned the similarities to Reynolds as what I thought Gallo would be similar to.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 29 2014, 1:40p - 2 replies
no worries.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 29 2014, 1:26p
that goes without saying,
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 29 2014, 12:36p - 1 reply
a wRC+ of 106
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 29 2014, 12:36p - 1 reply
Reynolds ONLY valuable year was 2009
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 29 2014, 7:13a - 2 replies
I was comparing their same age stats at AA.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 29 2014, 6:55a - 1 reply
He's the all time K leader because
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 28 2014, 11:01p - 1 reply
I never said Baez was a bust.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 28 2014, 10:55p - 1 reply
The problem with the last few sentences are
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 28 2014, 10:27p - 1 reply
So except for the times where he strikes out, he is a great player.
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 28 2014, 11:23a - 1 reply
The problem (for you) with comparing him to Stanton is
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, August 24 on Aug 28 2014, 11:06a - 1 reply
Meanwhile, even with striking out at a 29.2% rate...
Commented on Minor League Ball Gameday: Wednesday, August 27 on Aug 27 2014, 9:23p - 1 reply
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