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Offline Slateman

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #125: March 03, 2020, 07:29:50 PM »
https://www.nbcsports.com/washington/nationals/how-2018-conversation-davey-martinez-transformed-stephen-strasburg-world-series-ace

Davey is the only reason Strasburg turned into what he was in 2019.

If we had gotten this guy in 2016, we'd have more than one word series by now

Offline GburgNatsFan

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #126: March 03, 2020, 07:59:12 PM »
https://www.nbcsports.com/washington/nationals/how-2018-conversation-davey-martinez-transformed-stephen-strasburg-world-series-ace

Davey is the only reason Strasburg turned into what he was in 2019.

If we had gotten this guy in 2016, we'd have more than one word series by now

Goddamnit I can never tell when your serious and when you're being a sarcastic troll.

Offline Slateman

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #127: March 03, 2020, 08:25:04 PM »
Goddamnit I can never tell when your serious and when you're being a sarcastic troll.

I'm never trolling

Offline UMDNats

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #128: March 06, 2020, 11:22:07 AM »
https://www.nbcsports.com/washington/nationals/how-2018-conversation-davey-martinez-transformed-stephen-strasburg-world-series-ace

Davey is the only reason Strasburg turned into what he was in 2019.

If we had gotten this guy in 2016, we'd have more than one word series by now

just goes to show you we all have no idea what goes on behind closed doors

Offline The Chief

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #129: March 06, 2020, 11:39:38 AM »
just goes to show you we all have no idea what goes on behind closed doors

Also that Davey knows good PR :popcorn:

Offline MtPleasantNatsFan

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #130: March 06, 2020, 05:18:02 PM »
https://www.nbcsports.com/washington/nationals/how-2018-conversation-davey-martinez-transformed-stephen-strasburg-world-series-ace

Davey is the only reason Strasburg turned into what he was in 2019.

If we had gotten this guy in 2016, we'd have more than one word series by now

Uhhhhhh

What I heard from inside the organization was that there were two disruptive forces that left and allowed the Parras and Sotos and other guys shine and build their own clubhouse culture

One of them, he said, was a “clubhouse lawyer”

Sadly, I think he meant Harper, who I once really liked, and Werth, who is one of my favorite players ever

Nobody badmouths the skipper ever.  But I never heard and of the recent managers messed up

I do believe that Martinez (who hates being called Davey), messed up the batting order in the first months

Offline Natsinpwc

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #131: March 06, 2020, 05:37:28 PM »
Uhhhhhh

What I heard from inside the organization was that there were two disruptive forces that left and allowed the Parras and Sotos and other guys shine and build their own clubhouse culture

One of them, he said, was a “clubhouse lawyer”

Sadly, I think he meant Harper, who I once really liked, and Werth, who is one of my favorite players ever

Nobody badmouths the skipper ever.  But I never heard and of the recent managers messed up

I do believe that Martinez (who hates being called Davey), messed up the batting order in the first months
It’s hard to believe Harper was a clubhouse lawyer. He is not that bright. More likely Werth.

Offline Kevrock

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #132: March 06, 2020, 07:45:42 PM »
What does Davey prefer to be called?

Offline The Chief

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« Reply #133: March 07, 2020, 09:44:33 AM »

What does Davey prefer to be called?

Curious to know this now too

Offline Natsinpwc

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #134: March 07, 2020, 10:00:19 AM »
What does Davey prefer to be called?
World Champ?

Offline DCFan

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Offline GburgNatsFan

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #136: March 07, 2020, 06:26:23 PM »
Dave.

What does Davey prefer to be called?

Offline Duke of Earl

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #137: March 15, 2020, 10:19:53 AM »
Dave.
Right.  It was the first question asked at his first press conference and he said "Dave".

Offline Duke of Earl

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #138: March 15, 2020, 10:28:58 AM »
It’s hard to believe Harper was a clubhouse lawyer. He is not that bright. More likely Werth.
"Clubhouse lawyer" is often used as a pejorative term, "clubhouse" being used to mean "self-appointed".

Are you implying that Werth is bright?

Offline HalfSmokes

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« Reply #139: March 15, 2020, 10:35:54 AM »
"Clubhouse lawyer" is often used as a pejorative term, "clubhouse" being used to mean "self-appointed".

Are you implying that Werth is bright?

He’s banging out algorithms left and right now

Offline Duke of Earl

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #140: March 15, 2020, 11:05:06 AM »
He’s banging out algorithms left and right now
It was the algorithm thing  that convinced me that he is a moron.

Offline Natsinpwc

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #141: March 15, 2020, 11:18:01 AM »
"Clubhouse lawyer" is often used as a pejorative term, "clubhouse" being used to mean "self-appointed".

Are you implying that Werth is bright?
It was clear from reading articles over the years that Werth was considered a leader in the clubhouse.nfor better or worse.  He helped lead the mutiny on Matt Williams. In contrast Harper never appeared to take any interest in anyone other than himself and his own performance. Basically just the opposite of a clubhouse lawyer.  Not a team leader. To me a clubhouse lawyer is someone trying to be a team leader.

Offline bluestreak

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #142: July 06, 2020, 10:26:16 AM »
Davey just has to make it 60 games to be the first Nats manager to last 3 full seasons.

Offline NatsAllThe Way

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #143: July 06, 2020, 10:34:59 AM »
Davey just has to make it 60 games to be the first Nats manager to last 3 full seasons.
I'd say he's safe for the duration no matter what happens.

Offline HalfSmokes

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #144: July 06, 2020, 10:43:52 AM »
I'd say he's safe for the duration no matter what happens.

They're playing in a pandemic- no manager is safe for the duration

Offline imref

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #145: September 25, 2020, 03:22:16 PM »
Deal is done (via Jon Heyman), details to come.

Offline DCFan

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #146: September 25, 2020, 03:22:50 PM »
Deal is done (via Jon Heyman), details to come.

:clap:

Offline imref

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #147: September 25, 2020, 03:24:57 PM »
Nightengale says it's a 3-year deal worth about $2.5 million.

Offline Natsinpwc

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #148: September 25, 2020, 03:32:01 PM »
Davey should be good for the rebuild or retool or whatever they want to call it. Expectations will be low.  Except among the delusional. 

Offline DCFan

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Re: EXTEND DAVEY
« Reply #149: September 25, 2020, 03:39:40 PM »
Nightengale says it's a 3-year deal worth about $2.5 million.

Is that per year or total?