Sunday, July 27, 2008
NL South Preview
Season 4 record: 84-78 1st place
Star Watch: Wolf Koloff, Rich Pittinger, Steve Bergen
Rookie Watch: Pedro Reyes, Derek Siebert
Analysis: This is essentially the exact same team that went to the World Series last year. With the improvement of rivals, is it enough?
Draft Attention: BPA
Star Watch: Cliff Millwood, Mark Trammell, Chad Buchanan, Brandon Thompson
Rookie Watch: Peter Roth
Analysis: This is a young team with stars, but also some gaping holes. Do they have enough this year?
Draft Attention: 1B, SS, 3B, RP
Season 4 record: 83 - 79 2nd place
Star Watch: Vladimir Moya
Rookie Watch: Not much.
Analysis: Oklahoma is a very solid, well-balanced team and just missed the playoffs last year, but should make a push this year.
Draft Attention: 2B, LF, Pitching
Season 4 record: 73-89 3rd place
Star Watch: Kiki Lee
Rookie Watch: Matt Graves
Analysis: This team has an outstanding bullpen, but how often will the starters leave with a lead?
Draft Attention: SP