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Offline rileyn

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Re: NL East (2019)
« Reply #100: April 25, 2019, 08:57:31 AM »
The Mets and Phillies rivalry seems to be heating up nicely.  Rhys Hoskins took 34 seconds to circle the bases on his HR last night, after being thrown at twice the day before. 

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« Reply #101: April 25, 2019, 09:01:46 AM »
one that the dog sleeps on or the horse?
Dogs. They are playing like dogs.

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« Reply #102: April 25, 2019, 09:02:56 AM »
The Mets and Phillies rivalry seems to be heating up nicely.  Rhys Hoskins took 34 seconds to circle the bases on his HR last night, after being thrown at twice the day before.
Wilson Ramos could even beat that.

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« Reply #103: April 25, 2019, 09:21:13 AM »
Division by division records. The top four teams in the NL East cumulatively have a losing record outside the division.

https://www.espn.com/mlb/standings/_/view/vs-division

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« Reply #104: April 25, 2019, 10:43:12 PM »
Sergio Romo just slammed the door shut on the Phillies. Atlanta is losing by 3 runs in the 7th.  A GOOD DAY FOR THE NATS!

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Re: NL East (2019)
« Reply #105: April 25, 2019, 10:52:04 PM »
Division by division records. The top four teams in the NL East cumulatively have a losing record outside the division.

https://www.espn.com/mlb/standings/_/view/vs-division

Only the Braves have a winning record outside the division and they're about to get beat by the lowly Reds.

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« Reply #106: April 25, 2019, 10:59:34 PM »
Only the Braves have a winning record outside the division and they're about to get beat by the lowly Reds.
A point that is not so obvious -- The National League in general is much better this year. 

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Re: NL East (2019)
« Reply #107: April 27, 2019, 10:50:24 PM »
Barves fans chants "We want Kimbrel" after giving up 5 runs in the top of the ninth.  :hysterical:

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« Reply #108: April 28, 2019, 07:42:14 AM »
Barves fans chants "We want Kimbrel" after giving up 5 runs in the top of the ninth.  :hysterical:

Doolittle for Pache and Anderson. Do it Rizzo

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Re: NL East (2019)
« Reply #109: May 14, 2019, 06:32:54 AM »
8 games back. 

Offline Slateman

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« Reply #110: May 14, 2019, 07:19:28 AM »
8 games back. 

Phillies are finally catching fire.

At this point, this thread should be about finishing above the Marlins

Offline NatsAllThe Way

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Re: NL East (2019)
« Reply #111: May 14, 2019, 10:01:41 AM »
Nats are done like 1000 dinners.

Offline UMDNats

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« Reply #112: May 14, 2019, 10:06:41 AM »
8 games back. 

Mark Lerner, when we're 15 games back in July: "We didn't think it was right to give up on the season."

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« Reply #113: May 14, 2019, 10:17:50 AM »
Mark Lerner, when we're 15 games back in July: "We didn't think it was right to give up on the season."


Rizzo: " That's why we were pro-active in locking up Martinez to that long-term extension.  We had faith in him righting the ship, like he says, our guys really battle every night."

Offline NJ Ave

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Re: NL East (2019)
« Reply #114: May 14, 2019, 10:35:48 AM »
Honestly, it's starting to feel like we should get rid of everyone we can except Max, Turner, Robles, and Soto. I'd say Max too except I feel like it's worth the rest of his contract to ensure he enters the HOF as a Nat.

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« Reply #115: May 14, 2019, 10:59:06 AM »
if you can get a top prospect for Max, you take that deal in a heartbeat.  Max isn't going to get any better and if we're reloading, now's the time to move him.

Offline NJ Ave

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« Reply #116: May 14, 2019, 11:16:10 AM »
if you can get a top prospect for Max, you take that deal in a heartbeat.  Max isn't going to get any better and if we're reloading, now's the time to move him.

This makes me sad to even think about. :(

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« Reply #117: May 14, 2019, 12:28:32 PM »
if you can get a top prospect for Max, you take that deal in a heartbeat.  Max isn't going to get any better and if we're reloading, now's the time to move him.
The Lerners are in denial though. They likely think the team can still compete.  It’s also quite possible the team will move up to .500 later in the summer which will help confirm that for them. In retrospect the reasons for contenders falling apart seem obvious but not always at the time. See the recent Phillies and the current Giant.

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Re: NL East (2019)
« Reply #118: May 14, 2019, 12:31:26 PM »
Phillies are finally catching fire.

At this point, this thread should be about finishing above the Marlins
And at this point Harper, Nola and Dominguez have been bad. McCutcheon and Franco have cooled off and Realmuto’s  offensive numbers are mediocre. Seems like quite a few strong teams in the NL so wild card will be just as difficult or maybe more so.

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« Reply #119: May 14, 2019, 01:46:28 PM »
The Lerners are in denial though. They likely think the team can still compete.

It's only important to them that the fans think they can still compete...


Offline NatsAllThe Way

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« Reply #120: May 14, 2019, 02:10:25 PM »
It's only important to them that the fans think they can still compete...



Hey fans.... Nats are 7-16 since April 20th.

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Re: NL East (2019)
« Reply #121: May 14, 2019, 02:12:15 PM »
Hey fans.... Nats are 7-16 since April 20th.
Just a couple months until Redskins training camp.

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Re: NL East (2019)
« Reply #122: May 14, 2019, 04:11:25 PM »
Hey fans.... Nats are 7-16 since April 20th.
7 for 16, why that's almost .500 ball. 






oh, wait.







You mean 7 out of 23.  That's decent for a batting average.







Oh, wait.







You mean 7 wins and 16 losses.  Well, if you bet strategically, I'm sure you can make money.









Oh, wait.

Offline Senatorswin

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Re: NL East (2019)
« Reply #123: May 15, 2019, 12:39:42 PM »
Gio against the phils tonight.

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Re: NL East (2019)
« Reply #124: May 15, 2019, 12:47:34 PM »
Gio against the phils tonight.

1.69era /0.94 whip in three starts so far this year.