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Offline welch

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Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Topic Start: September 20, 2022, 07:53:06 PM »

Patrick Corbin

1. Lane Thomas (R) RF
2. Luis Garcia (L) 2B
3. Joey Meneses (R) 1B
4. Luke Voit (R) DH
5. Cesar Hernandez (S) LF
6. CJ Abrams (L) SS
7. Ildemaro Vargas (S) 3B
8. Victor Robles (R) CF
9. Riley Adams (R) C


1. Ronald Acuna Jr. (R) RF
2. Dansby Swanson (R) SS
3. Austin Riley (R) 3B
4. Matt Olson (L) 1B
5. Travis d'Arnaud (R) C
6. William Contreras (R) DH
7. Michael Harris II (L) CF
8. Robbie Grossman (S) LF
9. Vaughn Grissom (R) 2B

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #1: September 20, 2022, 07:55:33 PM »
Patrick Corbin was removed just before I turned on the game. Missed what had happened, although Bob said something like "unfortunate".

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #2: September 20, 2022, 08:06:03 PM »
Patrick Corbin was removed just before I turned on the game. Missed what had happened, although Bob said something like "unfortunate".
back stiffened, velocity dropped on his slider, he grabbed at his back and tried to shake it off, but lifted for Erasmo.

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #3: September 20, 2022, 08:15:26 PM »
So close

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #4: September 20, 2022, 08:39:04 PM »
Vargas :(

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #5: September 20, 2022, 08:41:16 PM »
Umps horrid strike call blew up that whole at bat

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #6: September 20, 2022, 08:49:19 PM »
One batter too late to pull Erasmo.

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #7: September 20, 2022, 09:14:35 PM »
That's Joey. Again.

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #8: September 20, 2022, 09:19:56 PM »
Ill take it

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #9: September 20, 2022, 09:20:00 PM »
Lucky break

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #10: September 20, 2022, 09:44:07 PM »
If Luis Garcia ends up a .270/ .305/ .410 2nd baseman with below average defense, is that playable?

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #11: September 20, 2022, 10:05:27 PM »
If Luis Garcia ends up a .270/ .305/ .410 2nd baseman with below average defense, is that playable?

For a few seasons, yes.

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #12: September 20, 2022, 10:07:42 PM »
If Luis Garcia ends up a .270/ .305/ .410 2nd baseman with below average defense, is that playable?

At his age, yes

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #13: September 20, 2022, 10:12:40 PM »
If Luis Garcia ends up a .270/ .305/ .410 2nd baseman with below average defense, is that playable?
On a playoff team, no, not really.

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #14: September 20, 2022, 10:16:48 PM »
Just seems all this talk about him being a long term piece is premature. 

Sign Dansby and move CJ to second. Weaken your opponent while strengthening yours.

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #15: September 20, 2022, 10:17:42 PM »
Here is Oy Vay Finnegan doing what he does worse.

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #16: September 20, 2022, 10:21:49 PM »
3 ks and a dinger.  :smh:

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #17: September 20, 2022, 10:22:58 PM »
This game is dead.

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #18: September 20, 2022, 10:27:59 PM »
nice bunt for vic

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #19: September 20, 2022, 10:29:47 PM »
oh my, they are actually booing bunts.

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #20: September 20, 2022, 10:36:47 PM »
Nice piece of hitting by Garcia

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #21: September 20, 2022, 10:38:56 PM »
took the bat out of
joey's hands

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Re: Nats @ Braves, Game 2
« Reply #22: September 20, 2022, 10:46:12 PM »
Almost some life in the 9th.