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Old 04-08-04, 07:15 AM
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Who will lead baseball in homeruns this season?

who will lead baseball.. and who will lead the AL and NL in homeruns this season?

not sure how often Ill update the standings in the thread.. but I want to go ahead and post them now.. because the projections are funny

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Leaders after 4/7 games

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RNK NAME HR RBI AVG AB/HR PA/HR BB SO OBP PROJ
1 Mike Piazza, NYM 3 5 0.600 3.3 3.3 0 1 0.600 486
2 Luis Gonzalez, Ari 2 2 0.429 3.5 4.5 2 0 0.556 324
Rondell White, Det 2 4 0.500 5 6 1 2 0.583 162
C. Johnson, Col 2 6 0.714 3.5 4 1 0 0.750 324
G. Anderson, Ana 2 3 0.444 4.5 5 1 0 0.500 324
Jorge Posada, NYY 2 6 0.188 8 8.5 1 4 0.235 108
Jermaine Dye, Oak 2 5 0.364 5.5 6 1 2 0.417 162
R. Hidalgo, Hou 2 5 0.538 6.5 6.5 0 2 0.538 162
Troy Glaus, Ana 2 4 0.444 4.5 5 1 1 0.500 324
Carlos Lee, CWS 2 2 0.429 3.5 3.5 0 2 0.429 324
Craig Wilson, Pit 2 2 0.500 4 4 0 1 0.500 324
Travis Hafner, Cle 2 3 0.273 5.5 6 0 2 0.250 162
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Most of those guys had 2-HR nights. I still put my money on the yearly studs: Bonds or Sosa or someone like that.
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I think Thome will have a shot in the NL as the ball seems to carry well at the new park.

I'm going to vote for Soriano in the AL. He moves to a very good homerun homefield. Arod will be hurt by Yankee stadium.
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P.S. I hate Sosa.
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I'd say in the NL the obvious favorites of Bonds and Sosa, and maybe Sexson thrown in there.

In the AL, A-Rod or Vlad.
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NL - Pujols
AL - A-Rod
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at the 486 projections
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Originally posted by ChiTownAbs, Inc.
at the 486 projections
yea.. 486 seems high
anything over 450 is just a joke this early in the season!
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Pujols and Vlad.
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Piazza is clearly energized by his newfound opportunity to legally marry in certain states!
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Posada (3)

anyone going to pick piazza and posada to lead the leagues?
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Pujols will have 47
Vlad will have 44

you heard it here first
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Originally posted by El Scorcho
Piazza is clearly energized by his newfound opportunity to legally marry in certain states!
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NL - Sosa - 57
AL - Vlad - 55
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Originally posted by ChiTownAbs, Inc.
at the 486 projections
I'll bet anyone $100 that he won't get 486 HR this season.

I'll go out on a limb and pick Bonds = 56 HR (to tie Babe Ruth).
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I think Garret Anderson will have a big year, and lead the AL with 53

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i predict we wont have a 50 homerun hitter this season

my top 2 would be sexton & Vlad
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Originally posted by twikoff
i predict we wont have a 50 homerun hitter this season

my top 2 would be sexton & Vlad
Last year was the first year in 9 years to not have a 50-HR hitter. Methinks there will be at least one 50-HR hitter this year. Might as well be Bonds again.

I mean, c'mon, we've got over a dozen guys projected to hit 100+ HR this year.
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Originally posted by namja
Last year was the first year in 9 years to not have a 50-HR hitter.
coincidence that last year is when the umps were suppose to start using more of a QuesTec strikezone?
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Pujols and Delgado.
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I wish Carlos Lee would get on the juice and maybe he could the season with Hrs.
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AL- Troy Glaus
NL- Bonds

MLB- Glaus
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Leaders Through April 9th

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RNK NAME HR RBI AVG AB/HR PA/HR BB SO OBP PROJ
1 Mike Piazza, NYM 3 5 0.444 6 6.3 0 4 0.474 162
Jorge Posada, NYY 3 8 0.211 6.3 7.3 2 4 0.273 97
Troy Glaus, Ana 3 5 0.412 5.7 6 1 4 0.444 162
Albert Pujols, StL 3 8 0.375 5.3 6.7 3 1 0.450 122
5 K. Griffey Jr., Cin 2 4 0.364 5.5 6.5 1 2 0.462 108
Luis Gonzalez, Ari 2 3 0.308 6.5 7.5 2 0 0.400 108
Jeff Bagwell, Hou 2 8 0.571 7 11 6 4 0.682 108
Reggie Sanders, StL 2 4 0.278 9 9 0 4 0.278 81
Javy Lopez, Bal 2 5 0.556 9 11 4 1 0.636 81
Rondell White, Det 2 5 0.385 6.5 8 2 2 0.500 81
Carlos Delgado, Tor 2 4 0.200 7.5 8.5 2 2 0.294 108
C. Johnson, Col 2 6 0.714 3.5 4.5 2 0 0.778 108
G. Anderson, Ana 2 3 0.471 8.5 9 1 2 0.500 108
Mike Cameron, NYM 2 3 0.333 7.5 10 4 4 0.450 108
Jermaine Dye, Oak 2 5 0.333 6 6.5 1 3 0.385 108
Scott Rolen, StL 2 6 0.389 9 10 2 2 0.450 81
M. Ordonez, CWS 2 7 0.375 8 8.5 1 1 0.412 108
R. Hidalgo, Hou 2 9 0.556 9 9 0 3 0.556 108
Richie Sexson, Ari 2 3 0.154 6.5 7.5 2 4 0.267 108
Carlos Lee, CWS 2 2 0.250 8 8 0 3 0.250 108
Jacque Jones, Min 2 3 0.167 9 11 3 6 0.318 81
Eric Munson, Det 2 5 0.250 8 8 0 0 0.250 81
Brady Clark, Mil 2 4 0.500 2 2.5 1 0 0.600 81
Craig Wilson, Pit 2 3 0.438 8 8 0 1 0.438 108
Lyle Overbay, Mil 2 4 0.250 12 12 0 6 0.250 81
Travis Hafner, Cle 2 3 0.231 6.5 7 0 2 0.214 81
Adam Dunn, Cin 2 2 0.300 5 7.5 5 3 0.533 108

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