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Treanor traded for Ray Olmedo 

Post#1 » by ReasonablySober » Mon Mar 22, 2010 6:21 pm

Glad to hear this. I preferred Kottaras between the two.
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Re: Treanor traded for Ray Olmedo 

Post#2 » by Captain Erv » Mon Mar 22, 2010 6:24 pm

DrugBust wrote:Glad to hear this. I preferred Kottaras between the two.


Good move, I preferred Kottaras as well.
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Re: Treanor traded for Ray Olmedo 

Post#3 » by chuckleslove » Mon Mar 22, 2010 6:27 pm

I agree.

It was also apparent we were only going to keep one so good to see we at least got something from it. Even if it doesn't amount to anything.
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Re: Treanor traded for Ray Olmedo 

Post#4 » by trwi7 » Mon Mar 22, 2010 6:39 pm

I was worried that they were going to take the bad hitting, mediocre fielding older catcher over the decent hitting, mediocre fielding younger catcher.

Good move. I had no idea Ray Olmedo was only 29. Seems a lot older than that.
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Re: Treanor traded for Ray Olmedo 

Post#5 » by crkone » Mon Mar 22, 2010 6:42 pm

Olmedo was looking like a Gwynn Jr. clone for a few years in the minors but has regressed since (if possible). He did pitch 2 innings for Durham last year, gave up 2 runs one earned two hits, and got the win!
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Re: Treanor traded for Ray Olmedo 

Post#6 » by ReasonablySober » Mon Mar 22, 2010 6:57 pm

Gord Ash: "MTC"

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Re: Treanor traded for Ray Olmedo 

Post#7 » by ReasonablySober » Mon Mar 22, 2010 7:08 pm

Butler and Heether to AAA, Oeltjen to minor league camp.
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Re: Treanor traded for Ray Olmedo 

Post#8 » by El Duderino » Mon Mar 22, 2010 8:14 pm

Captain Erv wrote:
DrugBust wrote:Glad to hear this. I preferred Kottaras between the two.


Good move, I preferred Kottaras as well.


Sweet, i feared Macha would prefer the no hitting grizzled vet.
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Re: Treanor traded for Ray Olmedo 

Post#9 » by MajorDad » Mon Mar 22, 2010 9:54 pm

does this move squash the mike lowell rumors ? or was this another case of melvin acquiring a guy with the sole purpose of filling a need for his AAA team? he had said in a couple of his earlier acquisitions that the move was made in order to allow regular progression of brewers prospects. this appears like another one of those moves. AAA needed a utility infielder.

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