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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #125: June 01, 2008, 05:32:25 PM »
freaking Boone. Takes 2 fastballs right down the pipe and then chases a slider way in the dirt. Good to see that he fooled us all with his hot week or two. 

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #126: June 01, 2008, 05:34:48 PM »
THAT is why I LOVE the A's. I've really started following them closely this year. Beane is an awesome GM that will rip his team apart when they aren't performing. I love it, and that current team is a bunch of no-names that BATTLES every day. Young team with a bright future and playing great right now, complete opposite of us.
Definitely. They are young and exciting and they even win their share of games.

We are a bunch of boring, listless, losers who are satisfied with mediocrity.

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #127: June 01, 2008, 05:36:19 PM »
Very nice AB by Dmitri.

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #128: June 01, 2008, 05:36:44 PM »
Rip into them, Ray!  :clap:

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #129: June 01, 2008, 05:37:44 PM »
Milledge swinging for the fences in a 5-0 game.

Knight is killing him.

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #130: June 01, 2008, 05:37:58 PM »
Definitely. They are young and exciting and they even win their share of games.

We are a bunch of boring, listless, losers who are satisfied with mediocrity.

Mediocrity? crap, they're all happy to take  their paycheck and go home. And when the media asks about the game, they just use one of their pre-written excuses:

"It was a great pitcher"
"It's still early, I'm getting a feel for things"
"Rough day, we're still improving"
"They're developing, Lenny is working hard to make us better"

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #131: June 01, 2008, 05:38:19 PM »
There ya go. That's better.

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #132: June 01, 2008, 05:38:25 PM »
Damn shame when the friggin MASN announcer knows what the problem is instead of Lenny Harris.   :|

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« Reply #133: June 01, 2008, 05:38:47 PM »
Mediocrity? crap, they're all happy to take  their paycheck and go home. And when the media asks about the game, they just use one of their pre-written excuses:

"It was a great pitcher"
"It's still early, I'm getting a feel for things"
"Rough day, we're still improving"
"They're developing, Lenny is working hard to make us better"
QFT. I'm fed up with the lame excuses.

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #134: June 01, 2008, 05:38:48 PM »
Nice hit. Come on, Flores! Get us back into this one.

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #135: June 01, 2008, 05:39:58 PM »
ugh. 15 straight innings without a run.  :-[

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #136: June 01, 2008, 05:40:39 PM »
QFT. I'm fed up with the lame excuses.
I think Manny' at this point has probably got his lines for the post game press conference now printed on flash cards.

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #137: June 01, 2008, 05:43:25 PM »
I think Manny' at this point has probably got his lines for the post game press conference now printed on flash cards.
I believe so too.

"You have to give all the credit to (Starting Pitcher that owned us). He is so tough against everyone, not just us.  We battled hard but we came up just short. Oh well, we'll get 'em tomorrow."

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #138: June 01, 2008, 05:44:53 PM »
You guys were talking about the A's earlier, so I was looking up some of their past teams. Look at their 2002 stats. If you only looked at their offensive numbers, it'd be almost impossible to believe that they won 103 games that season. But then you see the pitching stats and :shock:

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #139: June 01, 2008, 05:49:13 PM »
Watch out people...Here comes a massive string of homers from our dangerous lineup, the snakes better be careful if they know what's good for them!

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #140: June 01, 2008, 05:49:34 PM »
Imagine if we beat the record for the lowest scoring team ever this season! What? It's a posssibility!

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #141: June 01, 2008, 05:50:50 PM »
Imagine if we beat the record for the lowest scoring team ever this season! What? It's a posssibility!
Well if tha were the case, at least we won something.   :?

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #142: June 01, 2008, 05:53:48 PM »
Imagine if we beat the record for the lowest scoring team ever this season! What? It's a posssibility!

Believe it or not, we're not even the worst so far THIS season.

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #143: June 01, 2008, 05:54:28 PM »
Mackowiak is now 1/18 with 7 Ks as a pinch hitter. He must have a picture of Bowden banging Kasten's wife or something.  :?

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #144: June 01, 2008, 05:55:49 PM »
Good swing, Felipe. Oh wait, he took a fastball right down the middle for strike 3. Never mind.

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #145: June 01, 2008, 06:02:32 PM »
Manning walks a pitcher to lead off the inning. That alone should warrant an instant demotion.

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #146: June 01, 2008, 06:13:01 PM »
How about those Nats!

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #147: June 01, 2008, 06:16:08 PM »
Boone is mailing it in. Hahah, his average is down to .273.  It was like .350 not too long ago.

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #148: June 01, 2008, 06:21:11 PM »
I'll have to lower my expectations and pray the Nats can win 1 game in a row so I can take this bad off my head :?

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Re: Nationals @ Diamondbacks, Game 3
« Reply #149: June 01, 2008, 06:22:12 PM »
I'll have to lower my expectations and pray the Nats can win 1 game in a row so I can take this bad off my head :?
Yeah, I don't think they'll win 3 in a row for a long time, if at all for the rest of the season.