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ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10)

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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#101 » by Mak » Sun Apr 23, 2017 1:44 pm

Crazy that Tigers have worse run differential than us but are 9 and 8.
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#102 » by Natural11 » Sun Apr 23, 2017 2:35 pm

Lateral Quicks wrote:You know that high performance group that Shatkins have invested in so heavily? Maybe all those sports psychologists and personal trainers are doing more harm than good. It's remarkable how all but a few players are performing dramatically below their career averages, and their numbers last year.


Their hitting approach was suspect last year and they fired the assistant hitting coach, yet retained Jacoby. I guess they did not get to the root of the problem. These guys save their hardest swings for 2 strikes.
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#103 » by RapsFanInVA » Sun Apr 23, 2017 3:26 pm

Our longest winning streak is still 1 lol
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#104 » by johanliebert » Sun Apr 23, 2017 4:27 pm

Natural11 wrote:
Lateral Quicks wrote:You know that high performance group that Shatkins have invested in so heavily? Maybe all those sports psychologists and personal trainers are doing more harm than good. It's remarkable how all but a few players are performing dramatically below their career averages, and their numbers last year.


Their hitting approach was suspect last year and they fired the assistant hitting coach, yet retained Jacoby. I guess they did not get to the root of the problem. These guys save their hardest swings for 2 strikes.

Lot of people i know involved in baseball around the florida region all tell me the jays have one of the best hitting staffs in the majors. than i come on real gm and i read about all you arm chair coaches.
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#105 » by Throwback24 » Sun Apr 23, 2017 6:10 pm

I'm liking the Jays under 8. Storman complete game 1 runner
You've given them everything.
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#106 » by BigLeagueChew » Sun Apr 23, 2017 7:17 pm

CF Kevin Pillar (R)
LF E. Carrera (L)
RF Jose Bautista (R)
DH Kendrys Morales (S)
1B Justin Smoak (S)
C Russell Martin (R)
3B Chris Coghlan (L)
2B Devon Travis (R)
SS Ryan Goins (L)
“Unbelievable. I want to hug him forever,” - Russell Martin on Bautista
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#107 » by JaysRule15 » Sun Apr 23, 2017 7:19 pm

BigLeagueChew wrote:CF Kevin Pillar (R)
LF E. Carrera (L)
RF Jose Bautista (R)
DH Kendrys Morales (S)
1B Justin Smoak (S)
C Russell Martin (R)
3B Chris Coghlan (L)
2B Devon Travis (R)
SS Ryan Goins (L)


This might possibly be the worst lineup we've put out in the last three seasons.
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#108 » by LLJ » Sun Apr 23, 2017 7:20 pm

RapsFanInVA wrote:Our longest winning streak is still 1 lol



i wonder what's been our longest hitting streak this season. I don't mean for 1 guy, I mean the team. :lol:
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#109 » by Mak » Sun Apr 23, 2017 7:45 pm

good hustle Jose
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#110 » by TOStateofMind » Sun Apr 23, 2017 8:21 pm

Getting picked off with 3-1 count

Winning baseball right there
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#111 » by s e n s i » Sun Apr 23, 2017 8:29 pm

umpires reward player with free base with no conditions whatsoever
galacticos2 wrote:MLB needs to introduce an Amnesty clause. Bautista would be my first victim.

Bautista outplays his contract by over $70 million the next four seasons (2013-2016).
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#112 » by Mak » Sun Apr 23, 2017 8:30 pm

what happened there, i dont get it
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#113 » by TOStateofMind » Sun Apr 23, 2017 8:31 pm

What in the world just happened..the angels just got a free run cause of the ump wow
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#114 » by Fairview4Life » Sun Apr 23, 2017 8:36 pm

The ump called a quick pitch, which ends up being ball 4 and a walk and was straight **** trash.
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#115 » by Sifu » Sun Apr 23, 2017 8:40 pm

This team is borderline unwatchable.
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#116 » by So_Fresh » Sun Apr 23, 2017 8:57 pm

3-0 count and Trash (Travis) grounds out. He can't even hit with the count in his favor.. :banghead: Please do something about this offense! It's unwatchable right now.
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#117 » by SharoneWright » Sun Apr 23, 2017 9:38 pm

Fairview4Life wrote:The ump called a quick pitch, which ends up being ball 4 and a walk and was straight **** trash.


And here I thought they were looking for ways to speed up the game… :roll:
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#118 » by SharoneWright » Sun Apr 23, 2017 9:41 pm

Boy, do we ever stink
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#119 » by TOStateofMind » Sun Apr 23, 2017 9:44 pm

Travis hr

Hopefully that gets him going
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Re: ST5: Blue Jays (3-12) vs. Angels (7-10) 

Post#120 » by s e n s i » Sun Apr 23, 2017 9:49 pm

Brooks Pounders. oh yeah what a name
galacticos2 wrote:MLB needs to introduce an Amnesty clause. Bautista would be my first victim.

Bautista outplays his contract by over $70 million the next four seasons (2013-2016).

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