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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #300: July 15, 2012, 03:12:44 PM »
should be 5-0.  hopefully that run won't bite us in the ass

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #301: July 15, 2012, 03:12:47 PM »
That stupidity cost them a run. Davey should be fired on the spot if that was his call.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #302: July 15, 2012, 03:12:58 PM »
There's the perennial problem with the Shark.

That wasn't his fault.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #303: July 15, 2012, 03:13:03 PM »
Bernadina missed the bunt sign. Bo whispered to Morse; Shark missed.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #304: July 15, 2012, 03:13:12 PM »
Bernadina blew a sign and SF wants Davey fired.

Classic.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #305: July 15, 2012, 03:13:24 PM »
Why would you call a freaking squeeze in that situation? Makes no god damn sense. We had a freaking 4-0 lead. Just let the guy put the ball into play for the easy run.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #306: July 15, 2012, 03:13:44 PM »
I think I would have just trusted him to get the sac fly, I mean a squeeze with Morse running?

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #307: July 15, 2012, 03:14:07 PM »
i'd like to say it's Davey's fault - if he hadn't put the squeeze on, that fly would have scored Morse.

But this is Roger's problem. He either not baseball smart, or has concentration issues.

Need Bernie to cash in this run against the tough LHP.


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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #308: July 15, 2012, 03:14:21 PM »
The ball was in the dirt.  He wasn't going to make contact.   The squeeze was the bad call.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #309: July 15, 2012, 03:14:31 PM »
Seriously, Bernadina is lucky he wasn't benched for blowing a sign like that.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #310: July 15, 2012, 03:14:53 PM »
Strasburg out for the sixth. Davey lets him pitch more than Gio and Jordan.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #311: July 15, 2012, 03:14:59 PM »
i'd like to say it's Davey's fault - if he hadn't put the squeeze on, that fly would have scored Morse.

But this is Roger's problem. He either not baseball smart, or has concentration issues.


How was he supposed to bunt a breaking ball bounced well into the dirt? Stupid ass freaking call. We had a 4-0 lead, let the guy make contact and put the ball into play which he ended up doing.


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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #312: July 15, 2012, 03:15:03 PM »
You cannot know that when you put the sign on.
The ball was in the dirt.  He wasn't going to make contact.   The squeeze was the bad call.


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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #313: July 15, 2012, 03:15:12 PM »
wow - Davey's letting him start the 6th?  interesting

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #314: July 15, 2012, 03:15:30 PM »
Perhaps sitting on the bench for most of the past 3 months hasn't helped.

i'd like to say it's Davey's fault - if he hadn't put the squeeze on, that fly would have scored Morse.

But this is Roger's problem. He either not baseball smart, or has concentration issues.




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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #315: July 15, 2012, 03:15:31 PM »
I'm surprised Stras is still in the game.  Sorry we lost that 5th run.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #316: July 15, 2012, 03:15:32 PM »
HOW THE freak WAS DAVEY SUPPOSED TO KNOW THE PITCH WOULD BE IN THE DIRT?
How was he supposed to bunt a breaking ball bounced well into the dirt? Stupid ass freaking call. We had a 4-0 lead, let the guy make contact and put the ball into play which he ended up doing.




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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #317: July 15, 2012, 03:16:30 PM »
You cannot know that when you put the sign on.


You also can't blame Roger.  That pitch couldn't have been bunted.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #318: July 15, 2012, 03:16:38 PM »
We've seen this before. Still, I'm glad he's playing. Maybe Davey has to not put plays on when he's at bat.

Perhaps sitting on the bench for most of the past 3 months hasn't helped.




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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #319: July 15, 2012, 03:16:41 PM »
Todd Coffey warming up in Marlins BP. Wearing "Bell" on uniform, but I recognize Todd.

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #320: July 15, 2012, 03:17:13 PM »
Todd Coffey warming up in Marlins BP. Wearing "Bell" on uniform, but I recognize Todd.
What?


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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #322: July 15, 2012, 03:17:53 PM »
Oh man, Dumbo is on deck...

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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #323: July 15, 2012, 03:18:03 PM »
He didn't try.

But maybe you're right, maybe Roger knew the sign was on, but recognized he couldn't bunt.

That's a happier explanation, anyway.

You also can't blame Roger.  That pitch couldn't have been bunted.


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Re: Nationals @ Marlins, Game 3
« Reply #324: July 15, 2012, 03:18:05 PM »
HOW THE freak WAS DAVEY SUPPOSED TO KNOW THE PITCH WOULD BE IN THE DIRT?

That's the chance you take when you call a suicide squeeze. The odds of that working out vs letting him swing away were significantly lower. It's one thing when you are trying to take a lead in a close game or late in the game and call a squeeze but with a 4-0 lead in the 6th inning and a contact hitter up you let him put the ball into play. Davey outsmarted himself with that call.