About Me: My name is Rusty Shackleford. I am 34 years old and secretly a yankee apologist -don't tell-
Forum Post: Gamethread Red Sox vs Yankees 1:05
Posted 04/12/2014 01:52:32 EDT
the YES network did an interview with CC after last nights game and he actually said he got rattled after Papis IF hit last night. LOL! papi is so intimidating that he will crush your confidence wit more »
Forum Post: The worst IF in baseball!
Posted 04/12/2014 11:30:23 EDT
In response to chickenandboose's comment: Yeah Pedroia is isn't hitting. Let's trade him and bring up Mokkie!!! makes sense. we dropped salty to play wait and see with vasquez......... precedence is t more »
Forum Post: Saltalamacchia Tracker...
Posted 04/11/2014 09:11:54 EDT
Vasquez' status shouldn't play a role in saltys situation. He signed a team friendly deal and is a good enough talent that they could have EASILY moved him if vasquez turned into the second coming of more »
Posted 04/11/2014 08:16:46 EDT
i also am on record that letting salty walk (and subsequently killing our team P/PA by signing AJP) is by far the worst move of the offseason. he is a top 10 catcher with no injury issues that is ente more »
Forum Post: Official Peavy Vs Iglesias head-to-head thread for 162 games
Posted 04/10/2014 09:00:22 EDT
I've seen Iggy pass go and collect 200 dollars on his way to jail.
Forum Post: What's wrong with BJ Upton? (Non Red Sox topic)
Posted 04/10/2014 10:16:17 EDT
In response to MadMc1944's comment: In response to mef429's comment: In response to MadMc44's comment: In response to MadMc1944's comment: Perhaps BenC could make a deal with the Bravos; take BJ for 5 more »
Posted 04/09/2014 05:55:42 EDT
In response to MadMc44's comment: [QUOTE] In response to MadMc1944's comment: [QUOTE] Perhaps BenC could make a deal with the Bravos; take BJ for 50 % off his big salary. We need a Rhanded OF bat, som more »
Forum Post: time for AJ's doubters to recognize...
Posted 04/09/2014 05:49:28 EDT
i don't like the signing one bit. He simply is not a fit on this team. IMO, the main reason we had the best offense in baseball last season was because of our P/PA. As a team we ranked #1 by a semi-wi more »
Forum Post: 1st is TEX to go down, 9 mo to go?
Posted 04/05/2014 10:04:09 EDT
In response to ctredsoxfanhugh's comment: In response to tom-uk's comment: http://itsaboutthemoney.net/archives/2014/04/05/following-teixeiras-injury-drew-makes-more-sense-than-ever/ Teix out, Drew in more »
Forum Post: Pedey Play Last Night
Posted 04/03/2014 07:58:48 EDT
In response to Hfxsoxnut's comment: Just for fun I looked up Pedey's WAR on FanGraphs. It's 0.2 after 2 games, which means according to them he's already earned $1.2 million LOL yeah but those 0-4 da more »
Forum Post: Fat Papi... Oh No You Dih-ENT !
Posted 04/02/2014 08:31:27 EDT
In response to Hfxsoxnut's comment:
The pitch looked fat.
The trot looked slow.
The outfielder looked unmotivated.
Forum Post: Game Thread, 4/2 @ Orioles ?
Posted 04/02/2014 08:30:09 EDT
In response to SpacemanEephus' comment: In response to mef429's comment: im in the chat. i don't really do the gamethreads too much anymore since you have to constantly hit F5. that was a great shot p more »
Posted 04/02/2014 07:55:02 EDT
im in the chat. i don't really do the gamethreads too much anymore since you have to constantly hit F5. that was a great shot papi hit
Forum Post: SIZEMORE.. u kiddin me?
Posted 03/31/2014 04:35:20 EDT
In response to CommyContrarianOnTwitter's comment: 2 for 2 so far.. ties game with 2run HR.. could b MIP and in the MVP mix as well as bargain of the century.. best move of the decade could b making h more »
Forum Post: Where is Drew on opening day.
Posted 03/31/2014 04:00:01 EDT
In response to moonslav59's comment: He may sign on day two to avoid a QO offer next winter, but I doubt he gets anywhere near $14M. who's going to give up a first round pick to sign a guy on a 1 year more »
Forum Post: Pre and Post Game Discussion Thread
Posted 03/31/2014 01:08:34 EDT
anyone gonna be in the chat for todays game??
Forum Post: Chris Capuano... why on God's green Earth!!!!
Posted 03/02/2014 07:02:11 EST
here is the last bit of the article Hill posted: "Every starting rotation needs higher-quality pitchers, and every starting rotation needs guys who donât suck. Capuano doesnât suck, and he could h more »
Forum Post: Will anybody miss Salty?
Posted 03/01/2014 12:59:57 EST
In response to ma6dragon9's comment: I already miss him. He took his new found wealth, and built a huge gym, with suspended batting cage, in his home. He's 28. I said they would regret it, and I stand more »
Forum Post: How many in the Forum ever watched this series on the Comedy Channel?
Posted 03/01/2014 12:43:52 EST
Pokemon was the best show ever on TV.
Forum Post: this team looks wonderful!
Posted 02/21/2014 04:54:39 EST
In response to S5's comment: In response to mef429's comment: i just can't get over how awesome the 2014 Sox look going into the season. I mean yeah, teams coming off of a WS title often look very goo more »
Posted 02/20/2014 09:17:35 EST
i've been saying that all offseason. but now that guys are at camp and im hearing and seeing a diesel middlebrooks im kind of backing away from it. I'm content to let the team play as is and make a mo more »
Forum Post: If Ortiz were a FA right now, what would he get?
Posted 02/20/2014 08:54:25 EST
If big papi were a FA right now with no draft compensation attached to him then he would be making 20M+ on a multiyear deal.
Posted 02/20/2014 08:52:10 EST
i just can't get over how awesome the 2014 Sox look going into the season. I mean yeah, teams coming off of a WS title often look very good the following year but i am just stunned how perfect things more »
Forum Post: A tale of two extensions
Posted 02/18/2014 11:00:41 EST
17.5M per year for lester seems like the magic number to me. it would be a team friendly salary given the going rate for top flight pitching yet still grant Lester a comfortable contract.
Forum Post: "SIR" Xander Bogaerts??
Posted 02/18/2014 10:52:57 EST
pretty cool story.
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