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    Re: Jose Siri DFA

    Quote Originally Posted by JaxRed View Post
    Siri claimed by Mariners.
    I missed the voting for our #15 prospect, but I now declare it officially funny.
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    Re: Jose Siri DFA

    Mariners to Reds: "All your prospects are belong to us"
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    The lowest acceptable payroll amount for ownership to show they are not greedy pigs is 15 million more than they are currently paying. No matter what that currently is.

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    Re: Jose Siri DFA

    Quote Originally Posted by M2 View Post
    I missed the voting for our #15 prospect, but I now declare it officially funny.
    Probably the Mariners #14 prospect.

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    Re: Jose Siri DFA

    I would have expected San Francisco so he could be closer to Apple headquarters. Maybe Microsoft's trying to poach him.
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    Re: Jose Siri DFA

    I wouldn't be upset if the Reds claimed the guy the Mariners put on waivers, in place of someone like Romano.

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    Re: Jose Siri DFA

    Still a little confused about this move. Don't understand the Reds loyalty to Schebler.

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    Re: Jose Siri DFA

    Surprised Siri was claimed, but makes sense for a rebuilding squad with excess 40-man room to take a chance.
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    Re: Jose Siri DFA

    For those wondering how the Reds are going to replace José “he can play elite defensive CF at the major league level RIGHT NOW but will never be able to hit enough to make it to the bigs” Siri, the reds have a Mike Siani for that.
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    Re: Jose Siri DFA

    Quote Originally Posted by BuckWild03 View Post
    Still a little confused about this move. Don't understand the Reds loyalty to Schebler.
    Siri can’t hit to save his life. The first four year of Schebler’s major league career were actually pretty solid OPS wise and include a season in which he hit 30 homers. Isn’t exactly rocket surgery.
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    Re: Jose Siri DFA

    Quote Originally Posted by RedTeamGo! View Post
    Siri can’t hit to save his life. The first four year of Schebler’s major league career were actually pretty solid OPS wise and include a season in which he hit 30 homers. Isn’t exactly rocket surgery.
    There's a few differences, though: Siri can go to Triple-A this year, Schebler can't. Siri isn't coming off of surgery, Schebler is. The question isn't always who is the best player, it's who is the best fit. Where does Schebler fit? Senzel, Akiyama, Castellanos, Winker are the starters, right? Schebler, Ervin, Payton, Jankowski all can't go to the minors without clearing waivers. The team isn't carrying eight outfielders. Even if it wasn't Schebler, it was a bit surprising that it was Siri, who had options and could be sent down. But maybe I'm just overthinking it.

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    Re: Jose Siri DFA

    Quote Originally Posted by dougdirt View Post
    There's a few differences, though: Siri can go to Triple-A this year, Schebler can't. Siri isn't coming off of surgery, Schebler is. The question isn't always who is the best player, it's who is the best fit. Where does Schebler fit? Senzel, Akiyama, Castellanos, Winker are the starters, right? Schebler, Ervin, Payton, Jankowski all can't go to the minors without clearing waivers. The team isn't carrying eight outfielders. Even if it wasn't Schebler, it was a bit surprising that it was Siri, who had options and could be sent down. But maybe I'm just overthinking it.
    They both probably fit off the 40 man in someone else’s organization.

    I think the Reds realized Siri was bad and just decided to move on.
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