hill55's Page

hill55

This member hasn't added any personal information yet.


Leave hill55 a message to find out more.

All Recent Activity

  • Posted 02/26/2015 09:06:05 EST

    In response to ctredsoxfanhugh's comment:  Also worth mentioning that the Yoan Moncada was a very rare situation that may never be seen again.  He's a top young talent in all of baseball and teams lik more »

  • Forum Post: 2015 Predictions!!

    Posted 02/26/2015 02:51:23 EST

    In response to notin's comment: Seattle Mariners – After much ado is made of the Mariners’ rigorous travel schedule, team names new mascot as the Travelocity Gnome.  Starting on August 27 Seattle more »

  • Posted 02/26/2015 10:58:06 EST

    In response to moonslav59's comment: In response to hill55's comment: An already thin Toronto Blue Jay outfield has thinned out further with a knee injury that is expected to shelve Michael Saunders u more »

  • Posted 02/26/2015 10:22:57 EST

    An already thin Toronto Blue Jay outfield has thinned out further with a knee injury that is expected to shelve Michael Saunders until the All Star Break: https://twitter.com/ShiDavidi/status/57093583 more »

  • Posted 02/26/2015 12:56:00 EST

    In response to sportsbozo1's comment: Many sports talk people believe that Hamels will wind up in Boston before too long. I'm not in that group! I'm content to watch the five guys we have now, and the more »

  • Posted 02/25/2015 11:12:22 EST

    In response to moonslav59's comment: Yeah, great pitching stops great hitting, but I only see one great hitting team in MLB right now, and our staff won't be facing them this year. Sox4ever The Red So more »

  • Posted 02/25/2015 03:36:28 EST

    In response to RedsoxProspects' comment: I think I said 2 more years Moon and then he would be 21-22 years old. If Moncada's a better player for it we would have him in his age 22-28 years assuming he more »

  • Posted 02/25/2015 01:01:03 EST

    In response to crazy-world-of-troybrown's comment: He hits 22 Hrs at 22, he will beat out Robin Yount's of 9 HR's at 22. Glad Brewers didn't have Computers then to project him. The projections suggest more »

  • Posted 02/25/2015 12:37:45 EST

    In response to Kingface12's comment: In response to hill55's comment: Based on scouting reports, 22-year-old Xander Bogaerts has a high ceiling. Based on last year's performance, Bogaerts does not hav more »

  • Posted 02/25/2015 11:59:54 EST

    From what I can surmise, the Cuban National Series is a hitter's league. Note Yoan Moncada's rank against far older competition: http://www.baseball-reference.com/minors/leader.cgi?type=bat&id=ee6b6c3 more »

  • Posted 02/25/2015 11:55:41 EST

    Earlier Chad Finn commentary on Will Middlebrooks and Jackie Bradley Jr.: http://www.boston.com/sports/touching_all_the_bases/2013/09/will_middlebrooks_flips_the_power_switch.html https://twitter.com/ more »

  • Posted 02/25/2015 11:22:53 EST

    Based on scouting reports, 22-year-old Xander Bogaerts has a high ceiling. Based on last year's performance, Bogaerts does not have a particularly high floor ... Bogaerts may be no better than the pla more »

  • Posted 02/24/2015 02:24:01 EST

      From today's FanGraphs chat with columnist Jeff Sullivan: 10:15 Comment From DC What’s a reasonable player career comparison for Mookie Betts?    10:15 Jeff Sullivan: Some sort of right-handed Bre more »

  • Posted 02/24/2015 01:11:59 EST

    Clay Buchholz last year tossed twice as many shutouts as the entire highly regarded Seattle staff.

    Trivia: Who pitched the only shutout for the 2014 Seattle Mariners?

    more »

  • Posted 02/23/2015 07:12:05 EST

    Yoan Moncada's stats playing against older competition in the Cuban National Series 2012-13: http://www.baseball-reference.com/minors/player.cgi?id=moncad000joh ... and his hitting rankings those seas more »

  • Posted 02/23/2015 05:52:40 EST

    In response to billge's comment: Been a crappy month for weather, but a pretty good month for Boston  sports. I sat in the sun this past weekend for two NCAA D3 baseball games. The Pacific Northwest h more »

  • Posted 02/23/2015 12:28:05 EST

    In response to 56redsox's comment: In response to hill55's comment: The reaction on a New York Yankees forum: http://forums.nyyfans.com/showthread.php/134324-Yoan-Moncada-Thread/page94 They are pizzze more »

  • Posted 02/23/2015 09:41:32 EST

  • Posted 02/23/2015 09:14:13 EST

    ... according to this tweet from Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com:


    https://twitter.com/JesseSanchezMLB/status/569861458067992576

    more »

  • Posted 02/20/2015 10:05:55 EST

    The Hardball Times columnist Matthew Murphy examines the value of groundball pitchers:

    http://www.hardballtimes.com/are-groundball-pitchers-overrated/

    more »

  • Posted 02/19/2015 03:55:14 EST

    In response to slasher9's comment: just dont trade either one for V. Sanchez...... SEATTLE -- Mariners pitching prospect Victor Sanchez is hospitalized in Venezuela after reportedly being struck in th more »

  • Posted 02/19/2015 08:42:02 EST

    In response to southpaw777's comment: When they moved him back to SS at the end of August, I saw that same kid with exceptional plate discipline again. The stats obviously say the same thing. He just more »

  • Posted 02/18/2015 11:13:30 EST

    In response to moonslav59's comment: Wow, no OBP above .322 for Bogey. I'd take over on that one all day long. Sox4ever Xander Bogaerts had an on-base percentage of .373 in 1,623 minor league plate ap more »

  • Posted 02/18/2015 09:50:30 EST

    In response to jasko2248's comment: Hill, I'd still love to make some kind of bet regarding the type of season Bogaerts will have, especially since you decided not to protect him in your fantasy leagu more »

  • Posted 02/18/2015 09:20:56 EST

    In response to jasko2248's comment: In response to Hfxsoxnut's comment: In response to georom4's comment: Betts is the nowhere man in this lineup....a fourth outfielder with limited power and no place more »

My Latest Discussions

Go to discussion forums

Recently Commented Discussions

Recently Updated Profiles

Sections
Shortcuts

Share