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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #175: May 01, 2018, 05:34:08 PM »
The yankees just resigned Hale to a minor league deal. 

Then again, maybe it wouldn't be so bad to be David Hale.     :)

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #176: May 06, 2018, 03:36:36 PM »
Dodgers sign Danny Espinosa to a minor league deal. 

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #177: May 06, 2018, 03:42:46 PM »
Dodgers sign Danny Espinosa to a minor league deal.

He's racking up the frequent flyer miles in the past couple of years...DC, Anaheim, Tampa Bay, Seattle, New York, Toronto, Los Angeles...

Someone should do a map with his routes.  It would probably look like a pentagram...though at this rate, he'll end up with a dodecahedron...

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #178: May 09, 2018, 03:36:43 PM »
Blake Treinen has gotten very good.  5 saves, 1.13 ERA in 16 IP, 18Ks, 6BBs.

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #179: May 09, 2018, 04:57:20 PM »
When did Felipe Rivero change his name to Felipe Vazquez?

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #181: May 12, 2018, 01:09:00 PM »

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #182: May 12, 2018, 08:36:44 PM »
So Manny Acta just managed his first game filling in for Scott Servais of the Mariners.  M's fans are already disgusted with him.  The dope apparently didn't challenge a play that could have changed the course of the game.



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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #183: May 12, 2018, 09:15:01 PM »
So Manny Acta just managed his first game filling in for Scott Servais of the Mariners.  M's fans are already disgusted with him.  The dope apparently didn't challenge a play that could have changed the course of the game.

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His bench coach apparently is Ichiro. Who has never coached at all and I’m sure knows the intricacies of replay... :hysterical:

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #184: May 12, 2018, 09:26:51 PM »
A halfway decent manager shouldn't need their bench coach to do their thinking for them.

Acta is about as fit to be a MLB manager as John Wayne Gacy was to be a babysitter.

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #185: May 12, 2018, 09:29:04 PM »
A halfway decent manager shouldn't need their bench coach to do their thinking for them.

Acta is about as fit to be a MLB manager as John Wayne Gacy was to be a babysitter.

I wasn’t excusing him at all. It’s more compounding the folly of the entire situation.

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #186: May 13, 2018, 08:49:10 PM »
Ian Desmond:  .170/.213/.355 so far.

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #187: May 15, 2018, 02:38:55 PM »
Does anyone know how Werth is doing ?
69 ABs slashing.188/.251/.319 with 2 HR's
Go to Nats website and click on teams ,click on Mariners , click on roster ,click on minor affiliates and click on stats.

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #189: May 22, 2018, 01:31:05 PM »
He made it look like the Bataan Death March here.

A’s Blake Treinen making closer job ‘look easy’

https://www.sfchronicle.com/athletics/article/A-s-Blake-Treinen-making-closer-job-look-12932196.php

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #190: May 22, 2018, 01:46:02 PM »
He made it look like the Bataan Death March here.

So who is that on? I’m actually being serious. We knew he had the stuff. So who’s fault is it that he was craptastic here? His? The pitching coaches? DC Fans? Kirk Cousins?

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #191: May 22, 2018, 01:48:52 PM »
So who is that on? I’m actually being serious. We knew he had the stuff. So who’s fault is it that he was craptastic here? His? The pitching coaches? DC Fans? Kirk Cousins?

I gotta go with it being Blake Treinen's fault.  :)

Seriously, sometimes people just figure it out elsewhere.   

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #192: May 22, 2018, 01:54:37 PM »
So who is that on? I’m actually being serious. We knew he had the stuff. So who’s fault is it that he was craptastic here? His? The pitching coaches? DC Fans? Kirk Cousins?
dusty.  Should have been fired for that.  :mg:

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #193: May 22, 2018, 02:02:20 PM »
So who is that on? I’m actually being serious. We knew he had the stuff. So who’s fault is it that he was craptastic here? DC Fans?

Hey, whoa, whoa, whoa. Don't pin this on me. I was always in his camp, until he started sucking.  :mg:

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #194: May 22, 2018, 03:04:50 PM »
I gotta go with it being Blake Treinen's fault.  :)

Seriously, sometimes people just figure it out elsewhere.   

Felipe turned into a stud once he got away from us too, we sure don't seem to develop relievers very well :(

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #195: May 23, 2018, 06:58:43 AM »
Werth heating up in Tacoma:  .316 /.257/.944 in his last ten. 

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #196: May 23, 2018, 09:01:23 AM »
Clip with another save in Toronto.  He's acting closer as long as Osuna is suspended.

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #197: May 23, 2018, 11:42:16 AM »
Mets outright Lobaton to Vegas

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #198: May 23, 2018, 11:45:23 AM »
Mets outright Lobaton to Vegas

He can remove helmets during the Cup Final.

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Re: The Former Nationals Watch (2018)
« Reply #199: May 23, 2018, 04:02:35 PM »
Clip with another save in Toronto.  He's acting closer as long as Osuna is suspended.

I wonder if the performance of our ex-pitchers had something to do with Maddux getting canned...