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    Re: 8/3/09 - Reds vs. Baby Bears

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    To an extent 44, yes. But why do the StL Cards continually have minor leagues and marginal players come up and understand what plate approach is?

    Talent is great, but talent without direction is guaranteed to not be maximized.

    The thought that they just need "a whole new roster" isn't gonna solve much.


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    I don't disagree with you.
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    Re: 8/3/09 - Reds vs. Baby Bears

    48 walks in 51 innings for Marmol.

    Anyone think the boys will have any patience?
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    Re: 8/3/09 - Reds vs. Baby Bears

    Quote Originally Posted by VR View Post
    To an extent 44, yes. But why do the StL Cards continually have minor leagues and marginal players come up and understand what plate approach is?

    Maybe we better raid the Cards for our next GM... oh, wait.
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    Re: 8/3/09 - Reds vs. Baby Bears

    "lol" at that 2-1 swing.
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    Re: 8/3/09 - Reds vs. Baby Bears

    Nix has yet to see a strike.
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    Re: 8/3/09 - Reds vs. Baby Bears

    How do you walk Laynce Nix?

    JUST DON'T SWING THE BAT.
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    Re: 8/3/09 - Reds vs. Baby Bears

    It takes 5 balls.....but Nix WALKS!
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    Re: 8/3/09 - Reds vs. Baby Bears

    And Gomes swings at ball 4.
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    Re: 8/3/09 - Reds vs. Baby Bears

    Funny how the announcers plead for plate discipline now when they regularly poo-poohed it before this season.
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    Re: 8/3/09 - Reds vs. Baby Bears

    Gomes strikes out on ball 4. Nasty, nasty slider.,...I'll give him a little benefit of the doubt.
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    Re: 8/3/09 - Reds vs. Baby Bears

    Don't swing, please.
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    Re: 8/3/09 - Reds vs. Baby Bears

    Tying run up.

    Where is Rolen?
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    Re: 8/3/09 - Reds vs. Baby Bears

    Quote Originally Posted by reds44 View Post
    Don't swing, please.
    lol, that's what I was thinking.
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    Re: 8/3/09 - Reds vs. Baby Bears

    Come on Wlad.
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    Re: 8/3/09 - Reds vs. Baby Bears

    Why would you swing if you have less than 2 strikes?!? Seriously, why in the hell swing? He WILL walk you.


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