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Offline sportsfan882

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #125: September 26, 2011, 09:58:25 PM »
wow Davey is awful. Taking a guy out in the 5th inning with a 3-2 lead?

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #126: September 26, 2011, 09:58:33 PM »
smart to walk stanton there

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #127: September 26, 2011, 09:59:28 PM »
freak off Davey, honestly, why protect the kid here, let him learn, .500 is nowhere near as important as seeing what these kids can do in a jam

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #128: September 26, 2011, 09:59:59 PM »
Bring in Clippard :lol:

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #129: September 26, 2011, 10:02:34 PM »
He's going to look like a genius in one more out.
wow Davey is awful. Taking a guy out in the 5th inning with a 3-2 lead?


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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #130: September 26, 2011, 10:03:09 PM »
freak off Davey, honestly, why protect the kid here, let him learn, .500 is nowhere near as important as seeing what these kids can do in a jam

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #131: September 26, 2011, 10:03:21 PM »
Or not :rofl:
He's going to look like a genius in one more out.



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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #132: September 26, 2011, 10:03:43 PM »
Well, that was no fun.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #133: September 26, 2011, 10:04:32 PM »
a wild pitch and the rest of Stammen was quite good. so frustrating

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #134: September 26, 2011, 10:05:49 PM »
wow Davey is awful. Taking a guy out in the 5th inning with a 3-2 lead?

So, you advocate putting personal statistics ahead of managing the team for the win?

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #135: September 26, 2011, 10:06:17 PM »
How dare they walk Big Mike Stanton.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #136: September 26, 2011, 10:08:42 PM »
So, you advocate putting personal statistics ahead of managing the team for the win?

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nah i'm siding with the outspoken sportsfan again, Milone needs to learn


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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #137: September 26, 2011, 10:09:00 PM »
Down on 5 pitches.  Ugh. :whip:

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #138: September 26, 2011, 10:09:01 PM »
wow the Nats are done. Awful letting that run score and the offense has mailed it in.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #139: September 26, 2011, 10:09:32 PM »
So, you advocate putting personal statistics ahead of managing the team for the win?

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Personal stats? He had a lead, why pull him? He was winning the game, let him get out of it instead of burning through the crappen.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #140: September 26, 2011, 10:10:47 PM »
nah i'm siding with the outspoken sportsfan again, Milone needs to learn

Stammen doesn't?

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #141: September 26, 2011, 10:11:38 PM »
.500 isn't possible this season. It's either a winning season, or a losing one. I'd be playing for a winning season. Milone has plenty of time next year.

Stamen needs to learn, too.

freak off Davey, honestly, why protect the kid here, let him learn, .500 is nowhere near as important as seeing what these kids can do in a jam


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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #142: September 26, 2011, 10:12:39 PM »
Stammen doesn't?

didn't say he doesn't, i just don't see why we take the kid out when they have a few baserunners. starters need to learn how to get out of jams at this level.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #143: September 26, 2011, 10:13:05 PM »
Having watched Milone and Stammen, I'd pick Stammen.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #144: September 26, 2011, 10:13:53 PM »
we'll agree to disagree, i certainly don't have a problem with Stammen.

Can he be a long reliever for us, do you think he is better in the role than Gorzo?

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #145: September 26, 2011, 10:15:49 PM »
we'll agree to disagree, i certainly don't have a problem with Stammen.

Can he be a long reliever for us, do you think he is better in the role than Gorzo?

I think Stammen might be a starter. He has more stuff than Milone. Nice breaking ball. Another K.

But wow, what a dead-sounding ballpark Joe Robbie Stadium is.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #146: September 26, 2011, 10:18:19 PM »
Stammen looks like H-Rod..if he sorts out his comman he'd be a stud.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #147: September 26, 2011, 10:19:05 PM »
Plus, the ladies like him. I hear from my daughter that he's dreamy.

I think Stammen might be a starter. He has more stuff than Milone. Nice breaking ball.


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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #148: September 26, 2011, 10:21:13 PM »
Plus, the ladies like him. I hear from my daughter that he's dreamy.



imagine if he wore desmond's pants!!!!


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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 1
« Reply #149: September 26, 2011, 10:21:32 PM »

Personal stats? He had a lead, why pull him? He was winning the game, let him get out of it instead of burning through the crappen.

Because he was in trouble.  Screw trying to get him a win.  I want the Nats to win, and it was clear he was losing it.  And except for the wild pitch Stammen got the job done.  Clearly the move was the right one.

Managing a game to such arbitrary statistical conventions such as what qualifies as a "win" or a "save" is insane.  Manage the game to win, or to win the most games over the course of the season, not to pump up individual players' stats.