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Dan Vogelbach 1B CHC


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#1 baltimore_boy

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Posted 28 March 2013 - 11:10 AM

Surprised not to see a thread for the big boy. Put up 17 homers, 62 rbi's, and a .322 average in only 61 games last year between rookie ball and low A. He'll probably start this year at high A and be up sometime in 2014 assuming the wheels don't fall off. He reminds me of a young Prince Fielder, just with a little less pop.

Edited by baltimore_boy, 28 March 2013 - 11:11 AM.

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Posted 28 March 2013 - 11:13 AM

View Postbaltimore_boy, on 28 March 2013 - 11:10 AM, said:

Surprised not to see a thread for the big boy. Put up 17 homers, 62 rbi's, and a .322 average in only 61 games last year between rookie ball and low A. He'll probably start this year at high A and be up sometime in 2014 assuming the wheels don't fall off. He reminds me of a young Prince Fielder, just with a little less pop.

He reminds me of a young Matt Adams.

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Posted 28 March 2013 - 11:41 AM

View PostRagnaroker, on 28 March 2013 - 11:13 AM, said:

He reminds me of a young Matt Adams.

This guy is a lot closer to Prince Fielder than Matt Adams.  He has big time pop and has been tearing through the minors the past two seasons.

Granted it's been small sample sizes so we shouldn't get too worked up but it's hard not to when

Last year in 245 ABs he hit 17 HRs, 21 doubles, 3 triples, 48 Ks to 37 BBs between Rooke and low A ball as a 19 year old.

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Posted 28 March 2013 - 12:26 PM

He's blocked at 1B. Nowhere for him to play on the Cubs, fellas.
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Posted 28 March 2013 - 06:28 PM

Who are you to doubt VogelBOMB. His bat will find a way into any lineup

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1B - Edwin Encarnacion (Tor - 1B, 3B)
2B - Robinson Cano (Sea - 2B)
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Relievers: Craig Kimbrel, Greg Holland, Sean Doolittle, Sergio Santos, Carlos Martinez
Farm System: George Springer(HOU - OF), Andrew Heaney(Mia - SP),Daniel Norris(TOR - SP), Ronald Guzman(TEX - 1B/OF), Dan Vogelbach(CHC - 1B), Blake Snell(TB - SP), Jose Martinez(Ari - SP), Hunter Dozier(KC - SS/3B), Adalberto Mejia(SF - SP)

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Posted 13 August 2013 - 07:01 PM

Quick update. Was promoted with Bryant yesterday to Daytona.

Has put up a slash of .284/.364/.450, 17 HR, 57 BB, 76 SO at Kane County.

Power is lower than last year, but reports are he has a better approach. Taking what pitchers are giving him and going opposite way. Obviously, the stick is going to have to be better to get him in to the show. Hope the Cubs can keep him, but likely becomes trade bait for an AL team still.

Already smashed his first VogelBOMB at Daytona today.

Edited by lospantalones, 13 August 2013 - 07:03 PM.

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Posted 14 August 2013 - 08:56 AM

Epstein has said before he believes that the NL might have a DH before Vogelbach hits the majors.

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Posted 16 August 2013 - 08:51 AM

Man would that be ideal for Vogelbombs....because he's not going to play the field.  It's either DH or the USA men's slowpitch softball team.

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Posted 10 February 2014 - 04:29 AM

Gotta love the 80 grade bat flip http://cdn.fangraphs...07/Vogelbux.gif
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Posted 10 February 2014 - 11:24 AM

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this guy is one of my favorite prospects to follow. He'll continually be downgraded by prospect evaluators and prospect listings because of his size, but the bat is very legit and that's all that matters in fantasy

Be interesting to see what happens with him. Do the Cubs look to deal him to an AL team since he's probably best suited as a DH?

Edited by Blood Brother, 10 February 2014 - 11:26 AM.

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Hitters:
C - Jonathan Lucroy (MIL - C, 1B)
1B - Edwin Encarnacion (Tor - 1B, 3B)
2B - Robinson Cano (Sea - 2B)
3B - Miguel Cabrera (Det - 3B)
SS - Jean Segura (MIL - SS)
LF - Carlos Gonzalez (COL - LF)
CF - Matt Kemp (LAD - CF)
RF - Allen Craig (StL - 1B, LF, RF)
Util - David Wright (NYM - 3B)
BN - Oswaldo Arcia (Min - LF, RF), Matt Carpenter (StL - 1B, 2B, 3B, RF), Starlin Castro (ChC - SS)
Pitchers:(5 SP/5 RP)
Starters: Clayton Kershaw(DL), Cole Hamels, Cliff Lee, James Shields, Jordan Zimmermann, Corey Kluber, Jered Weaver, Ivan Nova(DL), Hiroki Kuroda
Relievers: Craig Kimbrel, Greg Holland, Sean Doolittle, Sergio Santos, Carlos Martinez
Farm System: George Springer(HOU - OF), Andrew Heaney(Mia - SP),Daniel Norris(TOR - SP), Ronald Guzman(TEX - 1B/OF), Dan Vogelbach(CHC - 1B), Blake Snell(TB - SP), Jose Martinez(Ari - SP), Hunter Dozier(KC - SS/3B), Adalberto Mejia(SF - SP)

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Posted 10 February 2014 - 07:41 PM

View Postyankeefan2116, on 10 February 2014 - 04:29 AM, said:

Gotta love the 80 grade bat flip http://cdn.fangraphs...07/Vogelbux.gif

Yeah that bat flip was pretty intense.




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