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Thread: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

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    Re: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

    The blame for wasting Chapman's potential in the bullpen falls on Chapman alone, and his lack of heart is Carson Palmer-esque.

    (That a strong enough opinion?)
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    Re: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by Raisor View Post
    All but mine.

    Mine are awesome.
    Now that's a strong opinion.
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    Re: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

    Strong Opinion: Astros will win the AL West

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    Re: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeThierry View Post
    Strong Opinion: Astros will win the AL West
    Not that strong. Odds are they will, at some point.
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    Re: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by 757690 View Post
    Not that strong. Odds are they will, at some point.
    Or I'm drunk. Both options are viable.

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    Re: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

    I believe MLB games should be played without a fence. Would add more excitement to the game. You would be able to tell exactly how far Giancarlo and others are hitting these long distance shots without the stands getting in the way. We would accurately know the longest homeruns hit. Would also not have to worry about people admiring homers since they are gonna have to get going. Be fun to watch Prince have to run out those blasts to get triples or homeruns out of them. They say triple is most exciting play and we would certainly have more of those. Outfield arms would become much more of a needed tool. Crazy, will never happen but would love to watch some games like this with MLB caliber talent.

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    Re: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

    Strong Opinion:

    I think the Reds best option for closer is Sam LeCure.
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    Re: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by 757690 View Post
    Strong Opinion:

    I think the Reds best option for closer is Sam LeCure.
    I see that you're good friends with Walter White

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    Re: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by RadfordVA View Post
    I believe MLB games should be played without a fence. Would add more excitement to the game. You would be able to tell exactly how far Giancarlo and others are hitting these long distance shots without the stands getting in the way. We would accurately know the longest homeruns hit. Would also not have to worry about people admiring homers since they are gonna have to get going. Be fun to watch Prince have to run out those blasts to get triples or homeruns out of them. They say triple is most exciting play and we would certainly have more of those. Outfield arms would become much more of a needed tool. Crazy, will never happen but would love to watch some games like this with MLB caliber talent.
    From what I've remember reading, there were some old Minor League and Negro League stadiums that didn't have walls all the way around, but used landmarks like RR tracks instead. This allowed some really fast outfielders to chase down some deep drives that normally would be home runs.
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    Re: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by 757690 View Post
    From what I've remember reading, there were some old Minor League and Negro League stadiums that didn't have walls all the way around, but used landmarks like RR tracks instead. This allowed some really fast outfielders to chase down some deep drives that normally would be home runs.
    Sometimes the Negro League teams, when they were barnstorming, would play in cornfields where someone cut down enough of the stalks to create a field. Must have been crazy trying to run down one of Josh Gibson's monster shots and find the ball in the dried up bits of leaves and stalks!
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    Re: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

    I think MLB should institute do-overs.

    The motel of lost companions,
    Waits with heated pool and bar

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    Re: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

    7 people on the reds will hit 20 hrs + 20 between the catchers combined = 8.

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    Re: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

    STRONG OPINION:

    Everyone who doesn't like this post is a secret Cardinals fan.
    Cincinnati Here We Go.
    26 Years and Counting...

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    Re: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

    Strong Strong Opinion

    I hate the Cardinals and the Cubs with the power of a thousand exploding suns.

    I do like pie, however.
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    Re: (Official) Strong Opinions Thread

    By June 15th, Heisey is the regular left fielder and Walt is working the phones overtime.


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