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Re: 2019 Regular Season Discussion 

Post#21 » by TKainZero » Tue Jun 11, 2019 5:10 am

Kelly comes in

I assume a run will be given up

Look. A run was given up!
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Re: 2019 Regular Season Discussion 

Post#22 » by Quake Griffin » Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:35 pm

Smfh.

Now Seager is hurt....


Again.
He is beginning to become an injury prone player.

Even the offseason weight loss didn’t prevent it.
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Re: 2019 Regular Season Discussion 

Post#23 » by Quake Griffin » Wed Jun 19, 2019 2:25 am

Watching Verdugo on that first to home.
The "experts" said he was slow.

LMFAO.

So glad we never traded this kid.
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Re: 2019 Regular Season Discussion 

Post#24 » by Kilroy » Mon Jun 24, 2019 6:14 pm

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Re: 2019 Regular Season Discussion 

Post#25 » by Quake Griffin » Thu Jun 27, 2019 10:27 pm

Can we finally call the Mets and go get Jacob deGrom?

The stuff is still there.
Clutch playoff performer.
We need this man.
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Re: 2019 Regular Season Discussion 

Post#26 » by Quake Griffin » Thu Jul 4, 2019 1:49 pm

We don't get much traffic here but I want to state a few things about this team:

1) How can you not be in to this team? This is literally the most fun team we've had this decade. So young, all moving in one direction....so much personality....and no garbage hanging over the team like Puig stuff. Belly's MVP run. Ryu's Cy Young run. Walker Buehler coming of age....Alex Verdugo.

2) I was right about Austin Barnes. He is a back up - not a starter. We started him in the postseason more out of frustration with Grandal than how good he actually was. We should be moving on from Barnes and transitioning our catcher duties to a split between Russell Martin and Will Smith. Barring some unforseen barrage by Barnes, we should be looking to be free of him by 2020 because he literally hasn't hit since the 2017 Division Series against the Diamondbacks.

3) Trade Peyton Kershaw. He doesn't have the stuff anymore. Why are we waiting? He is a playoff liability with limited stuff. It's not like he added a pitch to help transition from being a power pitcher. He's just throwing his curve and his slider (which I've said, when his slider is up in the zone, it's more of a cutter) way more. Woopty Doo.

4) Trade FOR Jacob deGrom....PLEASE.

5) Transition Julio back into the rotation at some point, please.
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Re: 2019 Regular Season Discussion 

Post#27 » by Takes5 » Tue Jul 9, 2019 9:57 am

Since the Kawhi news broke Laker hearts... massive earthquake and no Dodger wins. Coincidence? I think not.
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Re: 2019 Regular Season Discussion 

Post#28 » by Kilroy » Wed Jul 17, 2019 5:46 pm

Takes5 wrote:Since the Kawhi news broke Laker hearts... massive earthquake and no Dodger wins. Coincidence? I think not.


Looks at the standings... :lol: :lol:
Dodgers are rolling. I like this team. Nice combination of skill and Swagger...
It's weird how fast we went from a Pitching dominated team that needed bats, to a slugging juggernaut that might need some pitching to win it all...

Talk to me about Kawhi after Christmas, after he's either A) Injured, or B) No longer talking to PG... It's great you got both those guys with similar skill sets.... You'll need the injury depth.
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Re: 2019 Regular Season Discussion 

Post#29 » by Takes5 » Fri Jul 19, 2019 7:21 am

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Enjoy AAA Austin 

Post#30 » by Quake Griffin » Fri Jul 26, 2019 1:48 pm

Like I said last year and the year before.

Frustration with Yasmani Grandal does not make Austin Barnes a good player/ hitter.

Much rather have my catcher depth read: Grandal/ Martin/ Smith.
In the event Grandal cant tell his ass from a hole in the wall in the postseason (as has happened and you would expect to happen again), Martin AND Smith are the people I'd want to come back him up and get the reps....

Not a nobody like Austin Barnes where most of his acclaim and popularity is just being the back up QB.

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Re: 2019 Regular Season Discussion 

Post#31 » by Quake Griffin » Mon Aug 5, 2019 12:30 pm

Rich Hill is making 18 million dollars this year.
Thank God this is the last year of his deal.

He wont be throwing off of a mound for another 3 weeks. This essentiallyp uts any return he may have out into September.
I cant see him making the postseason roster.
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Re: 2019 Regular Season Discussion 

Post#32 » by TKainZero » Wed Aug 14, 2019 2:38 am

Russell Martin closing out blowout games as a pitcher is the coolest thing ever.

Will Smith is also amazing
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Re: 2019 Regular Season Discussion 

Post#33 » by TKainZero » Sat Aug 17, 2019 4:53 am

Urias is starting to look dominate again

The 3 inning save tonight.
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Re: 2019 Regular Season Discussion 

Post#34 » by Quake Griffin » Mon Aug 19, 2019 9:29 pm

TKainZero wrote:Urias is starting to look dominate again

The 3 inning save tonight.

Suspended.

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Re: 2019 Regular Season Discussion 

Post#35 » by TKainZero » Tue Aug 20, 2019 12:29 am

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TKainZero wrote:Urias is starting to look dominate again

The 3 inning save tonight.

Suspended.

:cry: :cry: :cry:




This is the suspension from the incident earlier in the year where he was arrested right?

Man

Love this kid when he is on the mound. But there are serious vibes of puig 2.0 when it comes to the off the field nonsense
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Not Merely Trade Bait 

Post#36 » by Quake Griffin » Tue Sep 3, 2019 1:34 am

Well Gavin Lux looks like he can hit the fast ball. Let's see what he is like in the future when pitcher's give him something else.

Glad we drafted him. Never predicted him to be this good but I did empathize with what I imagined the organization's view of him was on draft night/ why they chose him over Delvin.

He's backed them up COMPLETELY from day one.
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Re: 2019 Regular Season Discussion 

Post#37 » by Kilroy » Wed Sep 11, 2019 4:16 am

We Clinched! Not that it was a significant goal for this team or anything, but it's still cool. And we keep the streak alive.
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