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Thread: Leake out of rotation?

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    Re: Leake out of rotation?

    Quote Originally Posted by mckbearcat48 View Post
    Depth is a good thing. Redlegs seem to have quite a bit of it these days.
    Isn't depth great? And that's why this is a good move. At long relief, Leake should only work maybe once a week, which will help keep his arm fresh. And the rest of the time he'll be available to pinch hit/pinch run. Depth is indeed a good thing.

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    Re: Leake out of rotation?

    Quote Originally Posted by Old NDN View Post
    Good insurance if Homer (or other SP) isn't consistent. What's gonna happen when Harang thinks he's ready? Maybe another "long man" outta the pen? I guess it's a good dilemma to be in. I wonder how much veteran leadership and team chemistry will enter into their decision?
    If Harang doesn't start getting Minor Leaguers out, I don't care what he thinks. In my humble opinion, he should have already made his last start as a Red. The current rotation has five better pitchers (and Leake). Barring two injuries, I don't see how Harang makes it back into the mix.
    What if this is as good as it gets?


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