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#21 Oldgoat_MN

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Posted 11 May 2017 - 04:29 PM

It is certainly more fun this year when an opponent hits a ball into the outfield. I feel we have things pretty well covered. I missed having that confidence in our OF.

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#22 TheLeviathan

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Posted 11 May 2017 - 07:29 PM

Boo jinxes!

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#23 jimmer

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Posted 11 May 2017 - 08:10 PM

 

Just saw this on Deadspin http://deadspin.com/...ttle-1795138965

 

Kiermaier is not having a nice start to the season.

He's still tied for first in DRS for CF (with Buxton). This reminds me of, I believe, two seasons ago when Arenado had a horrendous day or two defensively.  Doesn't stop him from being the best defender(or tied for the best with Machado) at 3B.


#24 Linus

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Posted 11 May 2017 - 10:02 PM

Obviously I'm a huge fan of his defense. He does seem to fall asleep from time to time. Hopefully that gets cleaned up going forward.

#25 Monkeypaws

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Posted 12 May 2017 - 08:40 PM

Here's some hope:

 

Buxton has a higher batting average than Mike Nalpoli and Alex Gordon, and is .02 behing Jose Bautista, and .10 behind Alcides Escobar. Slow start ;)

 

Georgia guy waiting for some warm weather.

Edited by Monkeypaws, 12 May 2017 - 08:42 PM.

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