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by jameseboy » Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:59 am
by Steve Buffum » Thu Mar 12, 2009 10:42 am
by Eckersley » Thu Mar 12, 2009 10:51 am
by Toxicadam » Thu Mar 12, 2009 10:57 am
by Eckersley » Thu Mar 12, 2009 11:05 am
by redneckofsc » Thu Mar 12, 2009 11:12 am
There are currently 4 million reasons that Dellucci is on the team. The FO has never eaten that big of a contract & I doubt that they will now.
by statmasta » Thu Mar 12, 2009 11:15 am
redneckofsc wrote:There are currently 4 million reasons that Dellucci is on the team. The FO has never eaten that big of a contract & I doubt that they will now.4,000,001 reasons..the other one being that he is a grinder and a prototypical pet of Wedge.
by jameseboy » Thu Mar 12, 2009 12:15 pm
by davemanddd » Thu Mar 12, 2009 12:36 pm
by osucrazy18 » Thu Mar 12, 2009 12:46 pm
by Eckersley » Thu Mar 12, 2009 12:47 pm
by nwizzle » Thu Mar 12, 2009 12:56 pm
jameseboy wrote:DeLucci isnt really an issue...whether they cut him now or keep him around as fill in outfielder he will definitely be gone after this year. Having five guys that appear to have a lot of talent for two outfield spots, and if Choo is the real deal, four for one is...Brantly Crow LaPorta and Franscisco.
by slegend » Thu Mar 12, 2009 4:03 pm
by Chiefroy » Thu Mar 12, 2009 6:12 pm
slegend wrote:I read a blog from a reporter that was really shocked about how "improved" Garko looks running, throwing, fielding 10 to 15 pounds off his weight from last year, and he was 10 pounds in 08 under his 07 number. I wonder how many other players might show night and day improvement with the athletic ability if they lost the gut. I think Garko will get full-time ABs and that means a scenario with Shoppach/Garko/Martinez at C/LF/1B. So Francisco will either shift to RF and bench Choo, or miss some regular ABs to start the season.I also would like to have Barfield on the roster and playing some 2B and CF as a utility player. We need him to find a stick and compete for the 2B job, if Cabrera fails to hit.Craplucci might "earn" a bench job only because we want LaPorta, Brantley, Crowe to play everyday at AAA and fight for that starting job, when a Choo-Francisco fail or a player is injured.In the end, I am not going to bash Wedge on this, as these are great problems to have! Hell, we started to win a lot of games last season and we could barely field a 25 man roster with the trades and injuries. This team might be scary elite with a relatively healthy core of talent.
by bookelly » Thu Mar 12, 2009 6:14 pm
osucrazy18 wrote:please dont start this grinder shit again
by slegend » Thu Mar 12, 2009 6:19 pm
by DrPoove » Thu Mar 12, 2009 6:44 pm
slegend wrote:I would disagree with those that do not expect to see Garko in LF. When Shoppach enters the game as the starting catcher, Victor will man 1B, and Garko will start in LF. That means Big Ben will become bench warmer Ben. Garko has the stick to hit for average and drive in runs.
by CDAV6 » Fri Mar 13, 2009 1:25 am
by MadThinker88 » Sat Mar 14, 2009 1:20 pm
by Jennifer » Sat Mar 14, 2009 5:44 pm
Eckersley wrote:Grinder....I'm hungry....time for a sammich!
by noles1 » Sat Mar 14, 2009 6:09 pm
by CDAV6 » Sun Mar 15, 2009 10:40 am
by redneckofsc » Sun Mar 15, 2009 11:25 am
Why don't you go to the beach and eat the sand which is there.
by Jennifer » Sun Mar 15, 2009 11:33 am
redneckofsc wrote:Why don't you go to the beach and eat the sand which is there.You should have been a comedian.
by Prosecutor » Sun Mar 15, 2009 8:44 pm
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