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Tigers fans do you know anything about Drew Smyly?
12-21-2012, 12:24 AM (This post was last modified: 05-20-2014 03:01 PM by waynetalger.)
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Tigers fans do you know anything about Drew Smyly?
I bought a box of Bowman Sterling and pulled this guy. I was wondering if he is going to make it to the Big Leagues. One reason why I asked it was my first time pulling a RC superfractor

Edit 5-20-14 I havent been able to watch a tigers game when Smyly is pitching. How is he doing this year?

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12-21-2012, 07:20 AM
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He is projected as the 5th starter for 2013. He was up this past season and didnt do really good. They had him in the bullpen during the playoffs. I saw him pitch when he was at Erie in 2011. Really nice guy. Talked to my son about being a ballplayer and working hard to make your dreams come true. Congrats on the pull, wish it had been me.

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12-21-2012, 01:25 PM
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He beat this Adam Wilk, who is going to South Korea, for the 5th starter spot.

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12-21-2012, 01:48 PM
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The previous posters are correct. He will be Leyland's 5th starter in the rotation. I would hang onto the card. He is a tall lefty and I think he has some potential.

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12-21-2012, 06:25 PM
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Plus it's a SuperFractor, cweiland.

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12-21-2012, 09:52 PM
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thanks guys I will have to put this card in my prospects PC. being a starter is a good start.

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12-21-2012, 10:17 PM
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RE: Tigers fans do you know anything about Drew Smyly?
Its looks like him or Porcello (if he doesn't get traded) for the 5th spot in the rotation. Nice pull

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12-22-2012, 09:01 PM (This post was last modified: 12-22-2012 09:06 PM by mgruber2.)
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RE: Tigers fans do you know anything about Drew Smyly?
Not sure why yankeescop thinks Smyly "didn't do really good" this year. I watched Smyly all year. He was a 23 year old rookie (22 on opening day) this year. Posted a 3.99 era with a 3:1 strikeout to walk ratio and almost a strikeout per inning with a whip of 1.27 in 18 starts and 6 appearances out of the pen. Not too shabby for a rookie who started the previous season in Class A and finished in AA.

I would hold on to him if I were you. I like his makeup. He takes the mound and is not intimidated. He has great mechanics and I can see him in the future being a legitimate #3 starter, maybe even better.

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12-22-2012, 09:27 PM
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RE: Tigers fans do you know anything about Drew Smyly?
(12-22-2012 09:01 PM)mgruber2 Wrote:  Not sure why yankeescop thinks Smyly "didn't do really good" this year. I watched Smyly all year. He was a 23 year old rookie (22 on opening day) this year. Posted a 3.99 era with a 3:1 strikeout to walk ratio and almost a strikeout per inning with a whip of 1.27 in 18 starts and 6 appearances out of the pen. Not too shabby for a rookie who started the previous season in Class A and finished in AA.

I would hold on to him if I were you. I like his makeup. He takes the mound and is not intimidated. He has great mechanics and I can see him in the future being a legitimate #3 starter, maybe even better.

Agree 100 percent

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12-23-2012, 01:10 PM
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Thank you ringer and mgruber

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