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Think I'm going to trade Caleb Smith and let another owner read this thread.

Get this man the respect he deserves!  Between 2018 and 2019 this is his line, which combines as a full season.   32 games 167.1 innings 3.71 ERA 1.12 Whip 198 k’s 1

Just an update, Smith pitched in a rehab game tonight.  He tied the Southern League record with 8 straight Ks!  Overall, only pitched 4.1IP, 2 solo HR, 11Ks!  While they may still have him make anothe

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Thing about Caleb is even if he can put up 200 innings of 3.00 ERA and 1.15 WHIP with 240 KS...you know it's probably coming with a 5-17 record. LOL! But yeah, I was on his train last year and rode his arm until it was no bueno. 

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1 minute ago, Flyman75 said:

Thing about Caleb is even if he can put up 200 innings of 3.00 ERA and 1.15 WHIP with 240 KS...you know it's probably coming with a 5-17 record. LOL! But yeah, I was on his train last year and rode his arm until it was no bueno. 

Would gladly take those numbers with 0 wins

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4 IP through, 7 ks,, 0 walks, 2 lousy singles (1 infield)

He's been as dominant as you could be through his 2 brief outings so far.  Decent nats lineup today, only Soto not in it.

 

@taobball stop ignoring our boy for the sake of any other draft you might be doing.  I need the hype. I NEED it.

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3 minutes ago, brockpapersizer said:

4 IP through, 7 ks,, 0 walks, 2 lousy singles (1 infield)

He's been as dominant as you could be through his 2 brief outings so far.  Decent nats lineup today, only Soto not in it.

 

@taobball stop ignoring our boy for the sake of any other draft you might be doing.  I need the hype. I NEED it.

 

He does most everything you want to see. The only thing he never did was throw strikes, and now it seems he does. He’ll miss a ton of bats on sliders and change and his good Velo from left side will play up on a riser and, with help from Marlins Park, keep the ball in the stadium. 

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Just now, street sharks said:

Is his velocity up? What's going on here?

Zero walks so control. His filth plus control means we only have to worry about health

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22 minutes ago, Dr. Whom said:

Zero walks so control. His filth plus control means we only have to worry about health

In fairness, this is a small sample size. We don't know what the control looks like in the regular season, hopefully its improved. 

 

Still this is a guy you can steal at end of drafts now, or pick up for free  in a lot of leagues.

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12 minutes ago, brockpapersizer said:

In fairness, this is a small sample size. We don't know what the control looks like in the regular season, hopefully its improved. 

 

Still this is a guy you can steal at end of drafts now, or pick up for free  in a lot of leagues.

 

His control was solid after his first four starts in 2018, when he walked 15 in 15.2 innings. The remainder of the season he walked 18 in 61.2 innings. 

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44 minutes ago, MayorMcCheese said:

Roster resource doesn't have him in the rotation, but he's definitely in there from day 1 right? Have to drop Anibal Sanchez, Sonny Gray, or Strahm for him. 

People still own Sonny Gray? 

I had Caleb Smith last year in one dynasty and I'm sold.  Have him in all but one league this year.  Not as good in Wins leagues of course but QS leagues he is golden.

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