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    Sticky: Discussion: Yes of course, which is why I said players are...

    Yes of course, which is why I said players are looking out for their own rational self-interests, which is understandable. In fact, owners and players are typically always doing so. And in these...
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    Sticky: Discussion: Fair enough. I've been hard at times on...

    Fair enough. I've been hard at times on Contreras in the past but overall i'm cool with him, he's just an emotional guy and has brain farts sometimes or his enthusiasm gets the best of him because...
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    Sticky: Yeah true, didn't really look at the numbers just...

    Yeah true, didn't really look at the numbers just from memory.
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    Sticky: Yeah we can let K's slide i agree. You don't...

    Yeah we can let K's slide i agree. You don't want an entire lineup full of Cassie's but i'll definitely take 1 or 2. He's maybe like a poor man's Bryant, from the left side. Longer levers than...
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    Sticky: Big long power guy with long levers, probably...

    Big long power guy with long levers, probably going to strike out a lot no matter what. Can't get perfect with everyone i'll take 30 bombs and 140k's.
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    Sticky: Discussion: We have to realize the fact that the owners don't...

    We have to realize the fact that the owners don't run a charity. I take no pleasure defending them in any way, but this is just the business reality, they don't owe players anything, other than...
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    Sticky: Discussion: Exactly. I don't care who wins these...

    Exactly. I don't care who wins these negotiations. It would be nice for players to get a bit more of the pie based on revenues, but if they don't I don't care that much. I hope the game comes out...
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    Sticky: Discussion: Yes the players are unlikable (in my opinion). ...

    Yes the players are unlikable (in my opinion). If you like ego-maniacs who cheat for free agent money I envy you because then I could enjoy the sport more. I would not raise my son to look up to...
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    Sticky: Discussion: The owners aren't likeable. Many of the players...

    The owners aren't likeable. Many of the players aren't likeable (they cheat for money without any regard for the integrity of the sport). I think both groups have equal power because the game can't...
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    Sticky: Discussion: :hi5:

    :hi5:
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    Sticky: Discussion: Agree about nationally but it's hard to say about...

    Agree about nationally but it's hard to say about locally. It's hard to say what attendance would be if Cubs had the Cards seating capacity.

    I'm glad Cubs fans have had a taste of winning because...
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    Sticky: Discussion: I would trade for Luis Castillo, what do you guys...

    I would trade for Luis Castillo, what do you guys think? Low HR rate, good BB and K rates, big-time groundball guy means won't ever likely give up many HR and ERA should stay pretty good. Just...
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    Sticky: Discussion: Not saying size of stadium, just attendance.

    Not saying size of stadium, just attendance.
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    Sticky: Discussion: Cardinals get small-market bonus pool money for...

    Cardinals get small-market bonus pool money for international signings. What a load of BS. They're consistently the #2 in the MLB in attendance after the Dodgers. They get more fans in the seats...
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    Sticky: Discussion: Robo umps are nonsense. They've had umps for 150...

    Robo umps are nonsense. They've had umps for 150 years, it's integral to the game. Yelling at an ump for a bad call is baseball. 30 years from now they'll bring back human ball-strike calls...
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    Sticky: Discussion: I would think they don't want to lose that...

    I would think they don't want to lose that revenue, or make the fans PO'd which will reduce revenue.

    I really don't even care about these negotiations, just wake me up when they have a deal.
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    Sticky: Discussion: Here's an interesting question: If we pretend a...

    Here's an interesting question: If we pretend a CBA deal is signed tomorrow, would Spring Training games even start on time given COVID?
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    Sticky: Discussion: Congrats to Lester, great career. Not sure if...

    Congrats to Lester, great career. Not sure if it's good enough for HOF, but he's close, especially if the voters value rings.
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    Sticky: No idea if this was posted before or not. ...

    No idea if this was posted before or not. Fangraphs released an update of the top Cubs prospects on Dec. 13. https://blogs.fangraphs.com/top-49-prospects-chicago-cubs-2/

    Notable jumps: Cassie...
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    Sticky: Discussion: The owners and MLB ruined baseball in Florida...

    The owners and MLB ruined baseball in Florida from the beginning. They should relocate both teams and maybe try again in Florida in a decade with an actual business plan that isn't garbage.
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    Sticky: Discussion: Found this from a couple months ago about the...

    Found this from a couple months ago about the pen:

    https://www.marqueesportsnetwork.com/we-have-a-lot-of-innings-to-cover-how-the-cubs-are-attacking-the-offseason-after-gm-meetings/



    Sounds...
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    Sticky: Discussion: I think the owners have more to lose than players...

    I think the owners have more to lose than players if the season loses games and ticket sales etc are affected. If I were the players I'd stick to a somewhat strong but reasonable position and wait...
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    Sticky: Discussion: Everyone is blocked for the rest of the year lol.

    Everyone is blocked for the rest of the year lol.
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    Sticky: Discussion: Backloading can save teams a bit of money due to...

    Backloading can save teams a bit of money due to inflation. Inflation also means team revenue, luxury tax limits, and average team payrolls will be higher 10 years from now.

    For the Cubs, they're...
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    Sticky: Discussion: Congrats you're on ignore for a week too....

    Congrats you're on ignore for a week too. :rolleyes:
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