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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #25: October 28, 2019, 09:19:11 PM »
Disagree.  With the use of the infield shift so much these days, an easy bunt single down the 3rd or 1st base lines can be worthwhile.

I think he’s referring sacrifice bunts. Bunting for hits still makes sense for the most part.

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #26: October 28, 2019, 09:21:25 PM »
So was NOT trading Vazquez, that was epically awful.




I totally forgot about that. :shock:


I remember someone crushing on him at some point. :whistle:

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #27: October 29, 2019, 12:07:50 AM »
I think he’s referring sacrifice bunts. Bunting for hits still makes sense for the most part.

Given the original tweet - it sounds like they are talking about making bunting for hits an okay thing to do. And I agree with Mathguy that the shift makes that really, really attractive to just keep it in people's minds. Harper would do it with some success in the early years.

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #28: October 31, 2019, 01:29:32 PM »
Roberto Osuna’s wife has been traded to Washington to protect her from being beaten.

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #29: November 01, 2019, 03:10:22 PM »
Mets hire Carlos Beltran as manager.

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #30: November 01, 2019, 04:20:35 PM »
Roberto Osuna’s wife has been traded to Washington to protect her from being beaten.

Jayson's gone, so...

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #31: November 03, 2019, 08:17:04 AM »
Barraclaugh is a FA again.

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #32: November 04, 2019, 06:46:35 PM »
Braves buy out Julio Tehran's option, he might be a decent option for us next year if Strasburg walks.

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #33: November 04, 2019, 07:44:11 PM »
Braves buy out Julio Tehran's option, he might be a decent option for us next year if Strasburg walks.

Wait, what?

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #34: November 04, 2019, 07:49:22 PM »
Wait, what?

IF wE caNt re-SiGN StaWsBerg, tHen we GiVE monEy 2 JuLeeOh TaRaHN

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #35: November 10, 2019, 12:40:51 AM »
The new Padres uniforms are freaking fantastic. What a huge upgrade.

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #36: November 10, 2019, 05:08:35 AM »
The new Padres uniforms are freaking fantastic. What a huge upgrade.

https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/sports/padres/story/2019-11-09/padres-brown-uniforms-2020-unveil

Only so much you can do with brown.

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #37: November 10, 2019, 10:10:11 AM »
https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/sports/padres/story/2019-11-09/padres-brown-uniforms-2020-unveil

Only so much you can do with brown.
wait, I thought you liked brown shirts?

:mg:


I think the road alternates are terrific but with teams like the Nats and ChiSox having dark tops, it'll look like SD is wearing home unis.

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #38: November 10, 2019, 10:18:44 AM »
wait, I thought you liked brown shirts?

:mg:

In the current environment I’m more concerned with them coming after me but that’s for a discussion over in politics.  :oldy:

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #39: November 10, 2019, 12:48:22 PM »
I see that Arizona has made some changes to their uniforms too. No more stupid snake scale gradients and no more awful charcoal gray road uniforms. Now they’ve gone from having possibly the worst uniforms in pro sports to being merely kinda bland. A huge improvement.

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #41: November 11, 2019, 10:17:43 AM »
No UPS jokes yet?

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #42: November 11, 2019, 10:27:38 AM »
No UPS jokes yet?

will there be a shorts version of the uni?

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #43: November 12, 2019, 10:25:56 PM »
Gabe Kapler named Giants manager.

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #44: November 13, 2019, 08:53:05 AM »
Gabe Kapler named Giants manager.
so they will start well and fade?

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #45: November 13, 2019, 09:34:53 AM »
Gabe Kapler named Giants manager.

Okay, that's just a weird pick.

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #46: November 13, 2019, 09:48:13 AM »
Oh he is gonna have such a great tan. . . .

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #47: November 13, 2019, 01:25:21 PM »
Okay, that's just a weird pick.

Giants fans absolutely hate it.

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #48: November 19, 2019, 11:50:12 AM »
Absolutely love the Brewers new Unis.

https://twitter.com/mlb/status/1196592789724815361?s=21

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Re: Offseason Changes (2019-2020)
« Reply #49: November 21, 2019, 12:06:49 PM »
Yasmani Grandal to White Sox 4 years/$73 Million