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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs. D-Backs -- 6/9/08
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 3:51 pm 
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Yep, he was safe!

How about the job Marte did?


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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs. D-Backs -- 6/9/08
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 4:10 pm 
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WOW Yates got out of the mess -- one more inning.

This is a really exciting game. Wish I could see it, but maybe the radio is making it more exciting. This could be a very big win for this team.

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs. D-Backs -- 6/9/08
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 4:12 pm 
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This IS a very big game sub. The "old" Pirates would lose this game.
Let's hope the "new" Pirates win it! Looking good so far!

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs. D-Backs -- 6/9/08
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 4:15 pm 
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I'm into it big time!!

Now it's Capps time. Come on let's win this sucker.

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs. D-Backs -- 6/9/08
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By the way, this Pirate team needs to get some revenge against the Nats big time and pound them. Three wins and take no hostages!! :x

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs. D-Backs -- 6/9/08
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 4:16 pm 
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Agreed but one at a time BD

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs. D-Backs -- 6/9/08
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 4:20 pm 
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Beat the Big Guy. Go Bucs

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs. D-Backs -- 6/9/08
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 4:30 pm 
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AARGH!!!
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BEAT THEM NATS!!
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AARGH!!!
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GIVE 'EM A BROADSIDE!!!
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AARGH!!!

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs. D-Backs -- 6/9/08
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 5:25 pm 
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Elmer wrote:
Ollie wrote:
Russell probably promised Mientkiewicz that he would get the start today. La Roche is hitting .197 against lefties. I would like to have seen Mienky and Chris Gomez both start today.

My prediction.. we win 3-1, get a solid six innings from Duke and a couple of big hits from Jose Bautista!


I'm not saying that I disagree with sitting LaRoche. I'm just questioning the logic. The reason that's been given by so many for continuing to put LaRoche out there is so that he gets hot and comes out of the "slump." He has a big day, so then you take him out of the lineup?

Some of us realize that a big day yesterday does not guarantee a big day today. Some also realize that you must rest your every day players occasionally so that you'll still have them in September, and that doing so for a second consecutive day game in oppressive heat and humidity is probably a good time for doing so.

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs. D-Backs -- 6/9/08
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 8:20 pm 
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Elmer wrote:
Ollie wrote:
Russell probably promised Mientkiewicz that he would get the start today. La Roche is hitting .197 against lefties. I would like to have seen Mienky and Chris Gomez both start today.

My prediction.. we win 3-1, get a solid six innings from Duke and a couple of big hits from Jose Bautista!


I'm not saying that I disagree with sitting LaRoche. I'm just questioning the logic. The reason that's been given by so many for continuing to put LaRoche out there is so that he gets hot and comes out of the "slump." He has a big day, so then you take him out of the lineup?

Some of us realize that a big day yesterday does not guarantee a big day today. Some also realize that you must rest your every day players occasionally so that you'll still have them in September, and that doing so for a second consecutive day game in oppressive heat and humidity is probably a good time for doing so.


I'd agree with that, but not with the guy you've been hoping "catches fire" all season.


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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs. D-Backs -- 6/9/08
PostPosted: Mon Jun 09, 2008 11:48 pm 
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I like the bench clearing aggresion.
Thus proves this team might actually care about winning. Doug and Michaels were great additions to this team.

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 Post subject: Re: Pirates vs. D-Backs -- 6/9/08
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Ryann wrote:
I like the bench clearing aggresion.
Thus proves this team might actually care about winning. Doug and Michaels were great additions to this team.

Anyone who needed that shoving match proved that this team cares about winning hasn't been watching them very closely this year. It only took a few games of watching every player on the roster sprint to first base on routine grounders to convince me.

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