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    Today, 03:13 PM
    Well....They have been stockpiling cash for quite some time. They are sitting on a war chest. It appears they will get under the magic number for...
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    Today, 12:46 PM
    As suggested many, many pages ago one has to wonder about Cashmans conviction in securing Machado. I guess he wanted him, but on his terms.
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    Today, 09:12 AM
    Exactly how did they manage that accelerated improvement? They made deals to improve their farm systems! Atlanta is now considered one of the top...
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    Yesterday, 07:16 PM
    1) No he didn't demand a trade. What he did do was make it clear thru his agent he was sick of playing on a losing team. He also made it clear he...
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    Yesterday, 04:24 PM
    I won't argue deGroms value. I agree he is a top shelf talent Two issues you need to consider: 1) He has already let it be known he would like to...
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    Yesterday, 04:14 PM
    JUST STRUCK ME!! LORD6 is channeling George. He is a voice from the beyond sent to influence the fan base and FO. :rolleyes:
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    Yesterday, 03:15 PM
    I hear ya. I would be much more concerned if we don't address the pitching. Come playoff time we don't match up well with the powers in the AL. I...
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    Yesterday, 03:11 PM
    The ends justify the means? How did we assemble the core four and Bernie? How did we assemble our current core? Can't keep them all I...
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    Yesterday, 03:04 PM
    How many prospects are on the 25 man? 40 man? I'm not disagreeing, just arguing for judicious use of the talent. Imo Machado for 2.5 months was...
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    Yesterday, 02:26 PM
    Short term result with long term consequence. Maybe your memory is a bit selective or you just don't recall how bad our farm was during George's...
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    Yesterday, 10:09 AM
    Clearly and succinctly. No one questions his talent and value to a club, just the cost for 2.5 months.
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    Yesterday, 09:18 AM
    No, the Yanks grossed $619M in 2017.
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    Yesterday, 08:05 AM
    :D Memories. At least you still have two.
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    Yesterday, 07:53 AM
    ^^^Agreed. When addressing an immediate and longer term need this is the time to open the vault. It would be a wise and judicious use of our most...
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    Yesterday, 07:47 AM
    What? More speculation and wild rumors? Giants are 4 back in NL west, not quite clear they are going to abandon their push for a playoff run. Next...
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    Yesterday, 07:34 AM
    Prospect hubris. Very nice. :) Guilty as charged. In this case, imo the correct decision.
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    07-18-2018, 10:37 PM
    WHOCARES? Yes. Precisely. Young controllable top shelf.
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    07-18-2018, 08:04 PM
    Don't follow the NL minor leagues at all, anyone have any insight on the prospects LA surrendered in the deal?
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    07-18-2018, 07:58 PM
    6:17pm: Diaz is indeed headed to the Orioles in the deal, reports Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic. Baltimore will also receive minor-league...
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    07-18-2018, 07:19 PM
    Can you give the guy till seasons end before we relegate him to the scrap heap? He's looking much better of late. Let's give him the benefit of...
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    07-18-2018, 07:09 PM
    Understood. I agree you must give to get. I am a die hard proponent of using resources to max advantage, within reason. I also agree back channel...
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    07-18-2018, 06:50 PM
    New York Mets @ New York Yankees Friday, July 20, 7:05 PM ET , Yankee Stadium Noah Syndergaard, RHP Syndergaard’s seven-week stay on the...
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    07-18-2018, 06:37 PM
    5:26pm: It “looks like the Machado trade to the Dodgers will go through,” tweets Roch Kubatko of MASNsports.com. Barring any last-minute hiccups...
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    07-18-2018, 06:35 PM
    Agree, have been advocating same for some time. Top shelf is reserved for controllable ace, eg deGrom, Madbum, Martinez et al., not a rental with...
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    07-18-2018, 04:21 PM
    Posted this earlier in wrong thread, this seems the more appropriate place. To get a deGrom caliber arm you must pay up. Imo Mets would demand...
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    07-18-2018, 01:13 PM
    The price will be steep no question. However to get a deGrom caliber arm you must pay up. Imo Andujar would probably be a given, followed by one of...
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    07-18-2018, 08:57 AM
    drt1010 replied to a thread The Bird Thread in New York Yankees
    I think he'll be fine. He seems to have found his stroke. Maybe he is finally feeling completely healthy. Not out of the woods, just encouraged by...
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    07-17-2018, 06:43 PM
    Martinez is under team control for five years after this season—and for below market value at $11.7 million annually through 2021, before two club...
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    07-17-2018, 06:36 PM
    Yes he's younger and has more control, precisely why Cards would have to think long and hard about moving him. It's not clear if they are prepared...
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    07-17-2018, 02:36 PM
    Hoping you're correct. But cautious. Cashman has this tendency to fall in love. His romances in the past had tragic endings.
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