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    Jerry Hairston Jr appreciation thread

    Not a game thread, just a thread appreciating what Hairston has done in his tenure as a Red.
    "Since I've been with the Reds in 1989, we've never had a farm system this loaded," Bowden said. "If we were the New York Yankees and had unlimited dollars, we could have traded for Colon, (Jeff) Weaver, Rolen, (Cliff) Floyd, (Kenny) Rogers and Finley and gotten them all -- and still held onto our top five prospects. That's an amazing statement."

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    Re: Jerry Hairston Jr appreciation thread

    I'll take some more bad routes in CF for some hits. He's definatley provided the spark the Reds needed.
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    Re: Jerry Hairston Jr appreciation thread

    You've found your new Jorge Cantu.

    (BTW: Tonight's performance has probably guaranteed Hairston at least 3 weeks of PT)
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    Calipari is not, nor has he ever been accused or "caught", cheating. He himself turned in one of his players (Camby) for dealing with an agent to get one Final Four overturned. The other is all on the NCAA and Rose. (IF Rose cheated.)
    "Cheering for Kentucky is like watching Star Wars and hoping Darth Vader chokes an ewok"


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    Re: Jerry Hairston Jr appreciation thread

    Quote Originally Posted by WilyMoROCKS View Post
    You've found your new Jorge Cantu.

    (BTW: Tonight's performance has probably guaranteed Hairston at least 3 weeks of PT)
    Say hello to your new everyday CF and leadoff man, until he starts sucking (which I am sure he will).

    He did more tonight than Castro did all season.
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    Re: Jerry Hairston Jr appreciation thread

    he keeps hitting like that why only three weeks????

    ??

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    Quote Originally Posted by redsfan4445 View Post
    he keeps hitting like that why only three weeks????

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    I'm saying, he could pull a Patterson for the next 2-3 weeks and still keep living off this opening game performance.
    Quote Originally Posted by Scrap Irony View Post
    Calipari is not, nor has he ever been accused or "caught", cheating. He himself turned in one of his players (Camby) for dealing with an agent to get one Final Four overturned. The other is all on the NCAA and Rose. (IF Rose cheated.)
    "Cheering for Kentucky is like watching Star Wars and hoping Darth Vader chokes an ewok"


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    Re: Jerry Hairston Jr appreciation thread

    Quote Originally Posted by WilyMoROCKS View Post
    I'm saying, he could pull a Patterson for the next 2-3 weeks and still keep living off this opening game performance.
    He no Patterson. Patterson swing is atrotious (sp)
    I have been loving him from early on. Lot of doubters, but as the crafty lefthander says just look at the back of the baseball card and you'll see how they will do over the year. He's been very nice for us. He's the Freel type. Just gives us a spark and this team needs that.
    And This One Belongs to the REDS!!!

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    Re: Jerry Hairston Jr appreciation thread

    Quote Originally Posted by Reds1 View Post
    Lot of doubters, but as the crafty lefthander says just look at the back of the baseball card and you'll see how they will do over the year.
    If that's the case, Hairston is due for a serious decline.

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    Re: Jerry Hairston Jr appreciation thread

    Quote Originally Posted by BRM View Post
    If that's the case, Hairston is due for a serious decline.
    Well, that was a quote from the Crafty left hander!
    Let's just say he's not always so good with predictions....
    And This One Belongs to the REDS!!!

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    Re: Jerry Hairston Jr appreciation thread

    Quote Originally Posted by redsfan4445 View Post
    he keeps hitting like that why only three weeks????

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    Because after looking at his career numbers, I'm going to say he doesn't keep hitting like that.

    Great game tonight though, just what this team needed

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    Re: Jerry Hairston Jr appreciation thread

    So far, so good. However, I remember the spectacular 1st game back for Neon Deion in 2001. I am taking nothing for granted!
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    Re: Jerry Hairston Jr appreciation thread

    Quote Originally Posted by RedFanAlways1966 View Post
    So far, so good. However, I remember the spectacular 1st game back for Neon Deion in 2001. I am taking nothing for granted!
    That was definitely a strange moment in time.

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    Re: Jerry Hairston Jr appreciation thread

    Nice night with the bat but I hope we never see him in CF again.

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    Re: Jerry Hairston Jr appreciation thread

    What do we always say here about small sample size??

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    Re: Jerry Hairston Jr appreciation thread

    (as long as he gets a bat on the ball and avoids those ugly strikeouts!!)
    Quote Originally Posted by Scrap Irony View Post
    Calipari is not, nor has he ever been accused or "caught", cheating. He himself turned in one of his players (Camby) for dealing with an agent to get one Final Four overturned. The other is all on the NCAA and Rose. (IF Rose cheated.)
    "Cheering for Kentucky is like watching Star Wars and hoping Darth Vader chokes an ewok"



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