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Old December 17 2013, 01:48 PM   #271
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Re: MLB Offseason 2013-2014

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Old December 17 2013, 03:47 PM   #272
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Feel better, the Yankees are reportedly close with Brian Roberts as well. Yep, that one from the O's, that hasn't played a full season since 2009...
Apparently the Yankees think they've discovered a time portal to 2005.
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Old December 17 2013, 05:07 PM   #273
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Finished it up, 1 year, 2M plus incentives.

In 2005, this would have been a dream team. Unfortunately, it's 9 years later, and PEDs are mostly out of the picture, so being 48 years old no longer equates to hitting .340 and 93 HRs...
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Old December 18 2013, 12:18 AM   #274
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Feel better, the Yankees are reportedly close with Brian Roberts as well. Yep, that one from the O's, that hasn't played a full season since 2009...
Apparently the Yankees think they've discovered a time portal to 2005.
That's how the Mariners used to do things. They'd sign someone to be their big splash and then talk about his stats from 5 years ago.
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Old December 18 2013, 12:53 AM   #275
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http://www.tsn.ca/mlb/story/?id=439168

The Jays sign Tomo Ohka...yes that Tomo Ohka...and he's trying to become a knuckleballer...

We are so screwed.
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Old December 19 2013, 08:50 PM   #276
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If the Mariners sign Choo, I seriously might consider following them instead of the Rockies. I like some of the moves they've made this off season, especially compared to the Rockies' lackluster attempts to improve.
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Old December 19 2013, 09:35 PM   #277
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Feel better, the Yankees are reportedly close with Brian Roberts as well. Yep, that one from the O's, that hasn't played a full season since 2009...
Apparently the Yankees think they've discovered a time portal to 2005.
Yankee Stadium...where everyday is Old Timer's Day.
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Old December 24 2013, 02:46 AM   #278
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Youlkilis and Scott both heading overseas to play. The Yankees couldn't use a old DH?
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Old December 24 2013, 03:27 AM   #279
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Youk didn't look right in pinstripes anyway.
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Old December 24 2013, 04:35 AM   #280
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Youlkilis and Scott both heading overseas to play. The Yankees couldn't use a old DH?
I imagine they'll be platooning Soriano and the corpse of Ichiro / Wells (whichever one they can't dump for a box of baseballs), along with using it to spell Beltran when he needs a day off to rest his knees.
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Old December 25 2013, 07:35 PM   #281
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Plus Jeter, maybe Arod, and like 5 others too old to play the field.
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Old December 29 2013, 09:23 PM   #282
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Dan Shaughnessy with some absolute pro-level trolling.

God, I hate that man.
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Old December 29 2013, 10:21 PM   #283
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Well, here's something I don't say every day: I agree with Timby.
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Old December 29 2013, 10:33 PM   #284
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I can't stand him. And I have the displeasure of seeing his work on a near-daily basis, being in the local sports market.
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Old December 29 2013, 11:59 PM   #285
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Measuring Mussina purely on wins in the exact same sentence as calling saves an overrated stat is intellectual dishonesty on a ridiculous level, to say nothing of this gem:

The numbers are obvious. Thomas hit 521 homers, same as Ted Williams and Willie McCovey. Glavine and Maddux were 300-game winners. Those are magic plateaus . . . unless you cheated.
Then judging Biggio for having only one 200-hit season, but ignoring 3,000 for career.

Get fucked, Shaughnessy.
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