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  • Posted 10/25/2014 06:42:26 EDT

    But what about the fun factor? The stolen base attempt is one of the exciting plays in baseball. And what about the intagibility factor? The stolen base attempt, if successful, rattles the opposition more »

  • Posted 10/22/2014 10:19:10 EDT

    I sort of like the Heyward idea.  Swihart for Jaso? What a bad idea! No way!  Bring up Swihart and he and Vaz can compete for playing time. Each can play half the time that first year anyway. We can t more »

  • Posted 10/21/2014 08:57:03 EDT

    The strategy has been effective, for the Sox and the Yankees, in gettng into the bullpens of teams earlier in the game. Unfortunately, it's become a mannerism, and other teams have adjusted by getting more »

  • Posted 10/20/2014 04:43:10 EDT

    Love Chili Davis!  Well, always loved the name anyway.

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  • Posted 10/13/2014 11:18:46 EDT

    I've heard Hugh and others on here speak of Lava's defense as just about the worst they've ever seen, but watching him play I myself have never seen any evidence of that, to me he looked like a passab more »

  • Posted 10/13/2014 09:48:08 EDT

    Lava may finally get a shot and not amount to a hill of beans as a player; it just seems like an injustice that he's never had a real shot. Maybe Oakland will get Lava and give him the opportunity he more »

  • Posted 10/13/2014 09:01:47 EDT

    Oh, do you mean the same baseball player experts who foisted Middlebrooks on us as our starting third baseman, and handed Carl Crawford the bank?  The ones who didn't think much of Moss, or those in T more »

  • Posted 10/13/2014 03:24:22 EDT

    Last time I heard about Lava he was getting named MVP of the International League Playoffs about a month ago, and that coming off a hand injury. He was also named IL Defensive Player of the Year a cou more »

  • Posted 10/11/2014 09:20:40 EDT

    I hated losing Miller and Lester.  But we got Rodriguez and Cespedes.  If we re-sign both Miller and Lester, will other teams cry foul?

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  • Posted 10/11/2014 04:25:59 EDT

    Lots of teams passed on Cruz, though maybe not so close a call.  Duquette scored there!

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  • Posted 10/11/2014 09:28:20 EDT

    Still have a feeling that if Lava gets a chance to play somewhere, as a 1b/C/Dh, where he gets in a full season of every day at-bats on the major league level, he'll be an asset.

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  • Posted 10/09/2014 02:12:04 EDT

    In response to mellymel3's comment: Why work out and come back from an injury?! I'll say this for that phony Clemens, he was willing to work his butt off even if it required better living through chem more »

  • Posted 10/08/2014 12:04:37 EDT

    In response to Kingface12's comment: In response to ImagydSportsBos' comment: [QUOTE] who knew.. peavy will bsnorting and bringing it, lacks has been clutch. st louis is clutch, jints can bring it as more »

  • Posted 10/08/2014 12:02:26 EDT

    No wonder we won it all last season, we had the pitching, look where are castaways are now.

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  • Posted 10/08/2014 11:42:49 EDT

    Have mixed feelings about the guy, he helped the team to the second ring, and he helped the team get a third ring by going away. With his talent, he should have been a hall of famer.

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  • Posted 10/04/2014 07:18:46 EDT

    With the money we have to spend, I'd very reluctantly part with Owens Betts Devers and Swihart in the right trade.  I'd rather trade Vaz than Swihart.  That may be a New Mexico bias as Swihart played more »

  • Posted 10/03/2014 11:54:03 EDT

    Giving up good or great prospects (Betts, Swihart, Owens) for Hamels would be a mistake.  And look at those inter-league numbers Hamels has posted above! That alone should make one think twice.  If we more »

  • Posted 10/01/2014 12:25:49 EDT

     

     

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  • Posted 09/30/2014 11:07:24 EDT

    I don't like trading 100 ribbies, we need offense, sign free agent pitchers Shields and Lester.

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  • Posted 09/29/2014 09:41:20 EDT

    Why trade Betts for a pitcher when there are terrific free agent pitchers costing only money out there?

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  • Posted 09/29/2014 05:28:56 EDT

    Kansas City beats Oakland, Kansas City beats LAAngels, Detroit beats Baltimore, Kansas City beats Detroit Pittsburgh beats San Francisco, LADodgers beat St. Louis, Pittsburgh beats Washington, Pittsbu more »

  • Posted 09/28/2014 12:26:37 EDT

    In response to notin's comment: In response to soxnewmex's comment: [QUOTE] Please no Plouffe!  Also, while technically Castillo will be a rookie next season, he's 28, and these older Cubans that come more »

  • Posted 09/27/2014 08:00:36 EDT

    Please no Plouffe!  Also, while technically Castillo will be a rookie next season, he's 28, and these older Cubans that come into this league lately look like anything but rookies, and that goes for C more »

  • Posted 09/26/2014 06:49:03 EDT

    His career ended in glorious fashion last night, but a little meaningless ps will see Jeter pinch hit tonight, dh tomorrow, and dh Sunday and as soon as he gets on base Sunday, a hit or a walk or via more »

  • Posted 09/26/2014 06:39:18 EDT

    I pray they send Middy to AAA, or throw him in as a filler in a trade, p u he stinks. We'll probably sign Sandoval but Cecchini would be okay to try and spend the Sandoval money on SP instead, like bo more »

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