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Thread: Alonso Recalled

  1. #16
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    Re: Alonso Recalled

    AWA, that would work I believe.

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    Et tu, Brutus? Brutus's Avatar
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    Re: Alonso Recalled

    Quote Originally Posted by AWA85 View Post
    Not sure they would want to go this route, but couldn't edmonds be 60 day dl'ed and Yonder would be playoff eligible?
    In theory, sure, but the Reds acquired Edmonds to have veteran playoff experience. If he's off the DL, Alonso won't be sniffing the playoffs.
    "No matter how good you are, you're going to lose one-third of your games. No matter how bad you are you're going to win one-third of your games. It's the other third that makes the difference." ~Tommy Lasorda

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    Re: Alonso Recalled

    Quote Originally Posted by OnBaseMachine View Post
    Glad to see Yonder get the call.
    Me too, but only if he gets playing time. But, I don't want to see Joey sitting on the bench.

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    Re: Alonso Recalled

    I don't think playing time is worth worrying about. He gets to be in pennant chase, learn from Votto and Rolen, and gives another lefty bat off the bench in key spots.

    Works for me.
    Last edited by membengal; 09-01-2010 at 01:18 PM.

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    Re: Alonso Recalled

    Reds adding a lefty to the bench. Last time that happened Chris Heisey got benched and Laynce Nix got a ton of playing time.

    For real though great fit for this club right now. His power has been coming back, will likely give good ABs and can give Votto a break if the Reds clinch early although the TC race might have something to say in the end.

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