Re: Mackanin should be fired already
Originally Posted by mth123
I think Freel is being showcased for a trade with the deadline approaching. I think the Reds are trying to establish that he has more uses than as a marginal lead-off CF or a pretty good 4th OF. I think by giving him time in the IF that they are trying to say to the world that he still is useable as a supersub and frankly he has a lot more value to a contender as a supersub than as anything else.
At least I hope that is what is going on.
exactly-we're going to see alot of strange things the next couple of weeks.
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Last edited by jojo; 07-15-2007 at 09:56 AM.