Originally Posted by OldXOhio
So we're the proud new owners of "Basketcase" and "Gas Can"?
pretty much par for the course
any other crap you wanna throw our way? How about another righty named "yard"?
Oh.. they're just nick names..... Like Lackey is Too Tall Texas...... Colon is Fartolo...... Salmon is KingFish... Garret Mr. Smooth.... Vlad The Impaler....
Just fun stuff to keep the season lively (and if anyone didn't know I'm from Angelsbaseball.US... feel free to stop by and ask questions... there are far more knowledgable people there than myself).
But if you were looking to take another Angel I'd be happy if you guys grabed Amezaga who is rightfully named Amaz-a-suck
Be warned! If you are in support of Bill James you might throw up a lung seeing this guys stats:
Mike Socisia continually playing him has left even marginal Sabermetric supporters in agony (Mike's reason? He's a great fielder... god). Though oddly enough he did hit 2 grandslams last year.