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 Post subject: Quote of the year
PostPosted: Wed Jul 01, 2009 12:56 pm 
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I apologize if this has already been posted in one of the trade threads, and yes, Charlie's blog is where I found the link ...

Nationals GM on acquiring Morgan and Burnett:

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"We addressed two of our biggest needs, athleticism and defensive ability in center field and a bullpen guy
we'll have control over the next three years." He called called Burnett and Morgan "two cornerstones of the organization."


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 Post subject: Re: Quote of the year
PostPosted: Wed Jul 01, 2009 1:05 pm 
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If they are conerstones then the Nats must be a single story bungalow.


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 Post subject: Re: Quote of the year
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The nats must be a tippie if they are the cornerstones.

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 Post subject: Re: Quote of the year
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From the Washington Post...I signed up for free to get it...

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/co ... 03697.html

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The first significant trade orchestrated by acting general manager Mike Rizzo reflected his team-building strategy, which favors reliability over high-yield potential, a counter to predecessor Jim Bowden.



Cant wait to see the prospects Dunn brings them, all 20 of them...

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 Post subject: Re: Quote of the year
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nad69dan wrote:
From the Washington Post...I signed up for free to get it...

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/co ... 03697.html

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The first significant trade orchestrated by acting general manager Mike Rizzo reflected his team-building strategy, which favors reliability over high-yield potential, a counter to predecessor Jim Bowden.


So they will suck reliably? Got it.


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 Post subject: Re: Quote of the year
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Argentum wrote:
nad69dan wrote:
From the Washington Post...I signed up for free to get it...

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/co ... 03697.html

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The first significant trade orchestrated by acting general manager Mike Rizzo reflected his team-building strategy, which favors reliability over high-yield potential, a counter to predecessor Jim Bowden.


So they will suck reliably? Got it.


It sounds like this guy is following the Dave Littlefield Guide to General Manage A Major League Baseball Team

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