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Forum Post: could BETTS be last year's JBJ? Y not HOLT?
Posted 04/20/2015 09:59:05 EDT
In response to crazy-world-of-troybrown's comment: Napoli at this point has me more concerned, .143, than a kid entering his 1st season in the Majors. I expect growing pains from Betts. In all hones more »
Forum Post: Civilized Chat Thread
Posted 04/20/2015 09:52:36 EDT
In answer to the question on why people leave, sometimes it's as simple as life changes, work responsibilities or family responsibilties, etc. In my case, my duties at my job went back to what they we more »
Forum Post: 3 things that need to be corrrected
Posted 04/20/2015 09:22:26 EDT
FWIW -- Betts is batting .375 when the count is 1-2. It's his most productive count. And he's batting .231 when the pitcher is ahead in the count and just .091 when he's ahead in the count. (.200 when more »
Forum Post: Victorious - How much longer?
Posted 04/20/2015 09:05:05 EDT
In response to Kingface12's comment: Seriously though......Why is Betts getting a pass?? Timing. Simple as that. Betts had a strong opening day, so he made a good first impression. Then after four p more »
Posted 04/20/2015 08:47:29 EDT
In response to Kingface12's comment: In response to royf19's comment: I'm not part of the DUMP VICTORINO NOW crowd, although I do believe time is running short. And I wouldn't object to moving on from more »
Forum Post: Porcello contract
Posted 04/20/2015 08:26:55 EDT
In response to notin's comment:
I would have gone with ^
Posted 04/20/2015 08:18:42 EDT
In response to SpacemanEephus' comment:
Brevity is the soul of wit.
Posted 04/20/2015 08:17:45 EDT
I'm not part of the DUMP VICTORINO NOW crowd, although I do believe time is running short. And I wouldn't object to moving on from him either. Certainly, if he doesn't start hitting soon, something wi more »
Forum Post: Welcome back harness
Posted 04/20/2015 03:59:29 EDT
Good to see your back, harness. I haven't been very active the past six months because my work duties have changed and it makes it harder to sneak posts when I'm at work, plus I'm infinitely busier. I more »
Forum Post: Game Thread: Game 1 vs Phillies
Posted 04/06/2015 06:17:45 EDT
The Red Sox are on pace for 810 home runs.
Forum Post: Victorino in Right - Bad Decision
Posted 04/04/2015 06:35:50 EDT
If we're going to use spring training stats, you could make a better case for starting JBJ -- .378 BA with 10 runs scored and three doubles along with having the best OF glove and arm on the team. Th more »
Forum Post: How Confident Are You In This Staff? (On a scale of 1 - 10)
Posted 04/04/2015 11:19:18 EDT
My confidence is about a shaky 6. It would be a solid 7 if Kelly wasn't hurt to start the year and Vasquez wasn't hurt. Maybe it's wishful thinking, but I think Buchholz will have a solid year. It wou more »
Forum Post: Pedroia has a message for all you crazy people
Posted 01/28/2015 03:02:08 EST
Pedey's healthy -- until he dives into first base in his first at-bat of the first game of the season and jams his wrist.
Forum Post: Schilling a HOF pitcher???
Posted 01/16/2015 10:49:59 EST
In response to moonslav59's comment: In response to royf19's comment: [QUOTE] I've alwya said. If Don Drysdale and Catfish Hunter are in the Hall of Fame, then Luis Tiant and Curt Schilling deserve to more »
Posted 01/11/2015 10:07:18 EST
I've alwya said. If Don Drysdale and Catfish Hunter are in the Hall of Fame, then Luis Tiant and Curt Schilling deserve to be in.
Forum Post: Best broadcasting teams ????
Posted 01/11/2015 10:03:58 EST
In response to dannycater's comment: Best announcing team are Michaels/Collinsworth, Nanz/Simms and Kenny Albert/Daryl Johnston. Agree. But I sure miss Dick Enberg/Merlin Olson and Pat Summerall/John more »
Forum Post: Got one game to win who's your starter...
Posted 12/31/2014 03:54:46 EST
I'm late to this thread but I'm inclined to go with John Lackey too.
Forum Post: The long and the short of it.
Posted 12/20/2014 10:36:20 EST
REO Speedwagon's "You Can Tune a Piano But You Can't Tune a Fish" has to be at or near the top of longest album title.
Forum Post: Brady could be in trouble with FCC
Posted 12/17/2014 06:27:58 EST
Brady should just tell them he got the OK from David Ortiz.
Forum Post: Report Card: Ben Cherington
Posted 12/11/2014 04:14:42 EST
In response to moonslav59's comment: A+ Salary dump to the Dodgers deal A+ Uehara signing (B on re-signing) A Napoli signing A- Vic signing B+ Cespy & Wilson for Porcello (see Lester below) B de la R more »
Forum Post: LIKE SAND THRU THE HOUR GLASS SO ARE THE DAYS OF CLAY BUCHOLZ.........
Posted 12/11/2014 03:27:02 EST
In response to Bill-806's comment: In response to SpacemanEephus' comment: [QUOTE] Oh good. Thank you Bill. This means Clay is going to have his career year! We dont need another ace now. SP more »
Forum Post: Sox Acquire Porcello
Posted 12/11/2014 03:24:33 EST
In response to georom4's comment: I like this guy more and more as I research him...I think he is poised to be very good and although I liked the bop in YC bat, with Panda and hanley he became expenda more »
Forum Post: LESTER/GREED
Posted 12/09/2014 09:05:05 EST
The difference is $30 million. Of course, you're ripping a guy w/o even knowing exactly the difference in the offers he's getting. For all you know, all the teams in contention are in the same ballpar more »
Forum Post: HOF Veterans Ballot...do any of these deserve to go in?
Posted 12/03/2014 12:41:53 EST
When you compare Luis Tiant's stats with Don Drysdale's and Catfish Hunters, then yes, he definitely deserves to go in.
Forum Post: Hanley Ramirez Signing - Is this worse than Crawford?
Posted 11/24/2014 07:31:35 EST
I don't like the Hanley signing but am willing to give it a chance. Obviously, this gives the Sox trade chips in the outfield so let's see what happens. I like the Sandoval signing, but I still have t more »
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