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    Sticky: Good point regarding Torres. I guess I have a bit...

    Good point regarding Torres. I guess I have a bit more faith and confidence in him than most. DJ is a 2B, a 3X all star , three time GG and defensive player of the year at the position. I would be...
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    Sticky: Why move Chapman off a GG position? Best to leave...

    Why move Chapman off a GG position? Best to leave him at 3B and move Gio to SS. Leave Torres at 2B, move DJ to 1B, (my least favored position for him). No need to spend big on Olson, downside you add...
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    Sticky: Prospects: Eli Fishman @elijfishman · 16h Updated New...

    Eli Fishman
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    Updated New York Yankees 2022 International Signing's, per
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    Roderick Arias, SS, Dominican Republic, $4M
    Engelth Urena, C, Dominican...
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    Sticky: Jon Heyman @JonHeyman A’s said to be “shooting...

    Jon Heyman
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    A’s said to be “shooting for the moon,” in early Matt Olson trade talks. Can’t blame em. 39 HR. .911 OPS. 5.8 WAR. 2 years ‘til free agency.
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    Sticky: Agreed. Necessity is the mother of invention.

    Agreed. Necessity is the mother of invention.
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    Sticky: Cheap? Or smart? Beane built the organization on...

    Cheap? Or smart? Beane built the organization on a shoe string budget. Oakland has historically been in the bottom 1/4 in payroll. Imo A's will extract max value. Time will tell. I hope you are...
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    Sticky: That was my point from the outset. Freeman may be...

    That was my point from the outset. Freeman may be the best bat in the bunch, but he's looking for a pay day and I'm not certain Hal deems that a high enough priority to justify the cost. Imo SS is a...
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    Sticky: No it ain't that deep. As I said at the outset,...

    No it ain't that deep. As I said at the outset, in my original reply to you : Does this team, as currently constructed, need more power? You are correct, it ain't that deep. Olson would certainly...
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    Sticky: “Christ, he’s [Munson] tough. I hit him square on...

    “Christ, he’s [Munson] tough. I hit him square on the arm with 100 mph fastball he just grinned. Later. . . I got a note from him, ‘I took your best f*cking shot, you cockroach (Signed) The White...
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    Sticky: Risk / reward. Do you take the " surer" thing and...

    Risk / reward. Do you take the " surer" thing and go with the resume' or gamble on a young gun? Decisions, decisions. I'm inclined to gamble on Gil and save the dough to spend elsewhere. Although...
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    Sticky: What was the point Spliff? I quote " Olson would...

    What was the point Spliff? I quote " Olson would put up crazy power numbers at Yankee Stadium."

    Personally I love the power guys, no replacing a three run blast. However this team has plenty of...
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    Sticky: Does this team, as currently constructed, need...

    Does this team, as currently constructed, need more power?
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    Sticky: I agree. At the right price Olson would be a very...

    I agree. At the right price Olson would be a very good fit, although I wouldn't want to go too long. That in my mind is the rub. The price is too high. I also agree Rizzo didn't help his cause in a...
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    Sticky: 2019-21 Olson: .257 .354 .522 .876 2019-21...

    2019-21 Olson: .257 .354 .522 .876

    2019-21 Rizzo: .273 .387 .490 .876

    2019-21 Freeman: 304 .402 .544 .946

    Phoba, not all that different or much better for Olson when averaging last three...
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    Sticky: There's the rub. Not likely Oakland takes less.

    There's the rub. Not likely Oakland takes less.
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    Sticky: Bullseye.

    Bullseye.
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    Sticky: [/B] That stings! However at the time it...

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    That stings! However at the time it seemed like the right move. I wish Alcantara all the best. In fact part of me hopes he makes the Yankees regret the decision. The larger part of me is...
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    Sticky: ^^^ I tend to agree. Even more so if he comes...

    ^^^ I tend to agree. Even more so if he comes with a team discount. (might be wishful thinking, but....you never know. He may love it in NY)
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    Sticky: Runner, if interested in taking a closer look,...

    Runner, if interested in taking a closer look, these two cited below are worth a read.

    https://www.baseballprospectus.com/news/article/37347/robo-strike-zone-not-simple-think/
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    Sticky: We will have to wait and see as it is probably on...

    We will have to wait and see as it is probably on the table for negotiation. However based on info I gathered early last year, it seems there will still be an umpiring crew to handle everything on...
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    Sticky: Olson :.252 .348 .511 .859 27 yrs old Rizzo:...

    Olson :.252 .348 .511 .859 27 yrs old

    Rizzo: 268 .369 .481 .850 31 yrs old

    Freeman: 295 .384 .509 .893 31 yrs old
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    Sticky: It will come down to $$$. Rizzo is getting older...

    It will come down to $$$. Rizzo is getting older and cost could be an issue, I doubt he's looking for a raise from his $16M. Olson is due $12M and would cost Yankees Peraza, Gil, Vasquez according to...
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    Sticky: Prospects: Yes. There is tremendous opposition to an...

    Yes. There is tremendous opposition to an international draft from the foreign contingent. The Athletic covers in a lengthy and detailed piece, members of various constituencies — MLB, the MLBPA,...
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    Sticky: Prospects: Day, KB or Phoba may have a definitive answer,...

    Day, KB or Phoba may have a definitive answer, but, with the academy system in place in the D.R. many of the kids are theoretically, but not contractually committed to the Academy sponsor. You also...
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    Sticky: Clown, you may be right re: Wells. IDK for...

    Clown, you may be right re: Wells. IDK for certain. As of this moment they still have him listed as a C. I do recall Day mentioning he may eventually be a 1B.
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