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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #150: March 08, 2018, 08:46:23 PM »
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Oblique, no mri yet.
Jackie Junior would not appreciate you using that word.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #151: March 08, 2018, 08:59:01 PM »
Looks like Goodwin is going to get p-l-e-n-t-y of time. :)

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #152: March 09, 2018, 11:37:17 AM »
more cuts: Kelvin Gutierrez and Jefry Rodriguez optioned to AA

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #153: March 09, 2018, 04:21:00 PM »
Jane Lee@JaneMLB
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To clarify, A’s have been in talks about either trading for Matt Wieters or signing Jonathan Lucroy. Sources indicate they will get one of them.

A's beat reporter.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #154: March 09, 2018, 04:33:39 PM »
Jane Lee@JaneMLB
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To clarify, A’s have been in talks about either trading for Matt Wieters or signing Jonathan Lucroy. Sources indicate they will get one of them.

A's beat reporter.
Cool. That would free up some money.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #155: March 09, 2018, 04:35:44 PM »
A’s signed Lucroy.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #156: March 09, 2018, 04:40:58 PM »

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #157: March 09, 2018, 04:41:22 PM »
Welp, so much for that...

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #158: March 09, 2018, 04:43:31 PM »
We'll rent the Buffalo in July if Wiets doesn't have a bounceback year. Tampa doesn't even have a full rotation, no way they are not sellers come All Star Break.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #159: March 09, 2018, 06:29:32 PM »
We'll rent the Buffalo in July if Wiets doesn't have a bounceback year. Tampa doesn't even have a full rotation, no way they are not sellers come All Star Break.

I don't trust the team with Arrieta still available. I still think they sign Arrieta now instead of looking for a pitcher at the deadline and trade for Realmuto then.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #160: March 09, 2018, 08:44:07 PM »
I don't trust the team with Arrieta still available. I still think they sign Arrieta now instead of looking for a pitcher at the deadline and trade for Realmuto then.

I think the Nats are starting to value the international bonus pool money, which would be decreased if they take a guy who got a QO.  I also think the Wieters troubles have given the Lerners a reminder to chill TF out and let Rizzo do his job. I think they’re a lot less likely to go for Arrieta now than they would have been in 2017.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #161: March 10, 2018, 08:10:22 AM »
I think the Nats are starting to value the international bonus pool money, which would be decreased if they take a guy who got a QO.  I also think the Wieters troubles have given the Lerners a reminder to chill TF out and let Rizzo do his job. I think they’re a lot less likely to go for Arrieta now than they would have been in 2017.

Basically that f up, is preventing us from doing anything. we are over the cap basically his money.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #162: March 11, 2018, 05:18:59 PM »
Anybody know who the new racing presidents are? I think there are a total of 7 now. Teddy, Taft, Hoover, Washington, Jefferson, and Abe. I think they introduced a new one this spring training. Anybody know?

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #163: March 11, 2018, 05:26:41 PM »
Anybody know who the new racing presidents are? I think there are a total of 7 now. Teddy, Taft, Hoover, Washington, Jefferson, and Abe. I think they introduced a new one this spring training. Anybody know?

I thought I heard Bob and FP mention Cal Coolidge.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #164: March 11, 2018, 05:27:44 PM »
Anybody know who the new racing presidents are? I think there are a total of 7 now. Teddy, Taft, Hoover, Washington, Jefferson, and Abe. I think they introduced a new one this spring training. Anybody know?

I think that is it.  Taft, Hoover and Coolidge are relegated to Florida only now.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #165: March 11, 2018, 05:28:15 PM »
Sure glad Ohtani ruled us out. At least at this point.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #166: March 11, 2018, 05:28:32 PM »
Arrieta signs 3 year deal with the Phillies.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #167: March 11, 2018, 05:35:33 PM »
Anybody know who the new racing presidents are? I think there are a total of 7 now. Teddy, Taft, Hoover, Washington, Jefferson, and Abe. I think they introduced a new one this spring training. Anybody know?

No new ones this year. The spring training ones are Coolidge, Taft and whoever else was from earlier seasons but aren’t the Mt Rushmore 4. They retired to Florida.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #168: March 11, 2018, 07:39:02 PM »
We've been 4-hit several times this Spring.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #169: March 12, 2018, 03:01:13 PM »
We've been 4-hit several times this Spring.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #170: March 12, 2018, 03:16:15 PM »
We've been 4-hit several times this Spring.

Thank god our double-A player blooped one into LF off their double-A pitcher, or else we might've been 3-hit.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #171: March 13, 2018, 06:27:55 PM »
Nats-Mutts replay is on MLB Network at 7PM.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #172: March 13, 2018, 06:30:09 PM »
Nats-Mutts replay is on MLB Network at 7PM.

Is that a replay or live?    POST shows MASN live.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #173: March 13, 2018, 06:41:14 PM »
Is that a replay or live?    POST shows MASN live.
You are correct; it's live; or whatever time Florida is on!
I just assumed they had played today and it was taped.  Thanks for pointing that out.

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Re: 2018 Spring Training Discussion
« Reply #174: March 13, 2018, 06:42:10 PM »
You are correct; it's live; or whatever time Florida is on!
I just assumed they had played today and it was taped.  Thanks for pointing that out.

Great.   There's so much good sports (Wiz/NCAA), etc., I would have cut a replay out of my viewing schedule.