old friend Carl Pavano is available

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    Re: old friend Carl Pavano is available

    Morales and Aceves are the 6th and 7th I think

     
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    Re: old friend Carl Pavano is available

    In the end Pavano may have been a better acquisition than Dempster

     
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    Re: old friend Carl Pavano is available

    havn't heard anything about him 4 a while

    U R right about never having enough pitchers

    I suppose if you can sign him to a minor league deal it' could be worth a shot



    Could he be any worse than Cook?


    that's the thing rkarp

    aren't you tired of all the ''low risk high reward BS''

    ''low risk'' my azz, those failed starts hurt, and you have to give them a few chances

    I'd rather risk a few starts on some one with more potential

     

     

     



    Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports that five teams are interested in free agent right-hander Carl Pavano.Pavano's agent, Dave Pepe, said that the Red Sox have "checked in," though that doesn't necessarily mean anything. Pepe reportedly spoke with the Marlins on Tuesday, but the club "didn't seem enthusiastic" about working out a deal. Pavano posted a 6.00 ERA over 11 starts this past season while dealing with a nagging shoulder issue and may struggle to find a guaranteed major league deal. Dec 5 - 11:41 AMSource: Nick Cafardo on Twitter

     
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    Re: old friend Carl Pavano is available

    3 yrs / $39 million...Get it done Ben!

     
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    Re: old friend Carl Pavano is available

    If Morales is dealt, that doesnt mean Boston have to look for another starting pitcher.  Morales was not even projected to be part of the rotation anyway.  Aceves, Tazawa or one of the farm system player can be use as an emergency starter.

    What is wrong on resigning Cook or Padilla??  I ll take them over Pavano easily

     
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    In response to KRomine's comment:

    3 yrs / $39 million...Get it done Ben!




    LOL

     
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    Re: old friend Carl Pavano is available

    It's beginning to shape up like 2012 did. Ben will begin stockpiling cast-offs and has-beens to step in if Lackey or Dempster can't cut it.

     
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    Re: old friend Carl Pavano is available

    In response to EdithBRTN's comment:

    What is Ben to do with the remaining $10-15 mil left to spend. That is the question.




    probably save it in case we are in it at the deadline and want to pick up some payroll for a playoff push

     
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    Re: old friend Carl Pavano is available

    am not tired of low risk signings if the player is not going to be depended on to carry the load. Pavano is inventory, allowing the young arms time to mature, build up innings, and other pitching inventory to be moved for other needs.

    If we assume health, each of Lester, Buch, Dempster and Lackey are capable of throwing 180-200 innings. Doubrant w/b in that 150-180 range.

    I think De LA Rosa has the ability to force his way onto the team thru great performance at AAA, but it is reasonable to expect 80-100 innings from him.

    I would expect Webster to see Fenway at some point this year in a very limited way...

    Barnes needs to throw 120 innings this year in AAA IMO.

    I think the SOx like Tazawa and Morales in the pen

    I see no down side to Pavano signing a contract for AAA, show he is healthy and can still pitch, with an option of June 1 that the SOx promote or release him.


    sounds reasonable enough rkarp

    even though they did tell morales to be ready to start

     
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