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#1 gmarais66

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 03:46 PM

Of course, it was the wind that was to blame for Worley's bad outing....

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#2 Badsmerf

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 03:56 PM

Hey, he felt good... I remember something about him "feeling good" all year in 2013 too.
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#3 The Wise One

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 03:58 PM

He said the wind was affecting how his pitches moved. Were you there to see it? Do you know his pitches well enough to say he is lying?

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 03:59 PM

He said the wind was affecting how his pitches moved. Were you there to see it? Do you know his pitches well enough to say he is lying?


Even, on the remote chance, that it is true....you still don't say that. You just don't.

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 04:01 PM

He said the wind was affecting how his pitches moved. Were you there to see it? Do you know his pitches well enough to say he is lying?


I'm saying he never owns up to his bad performances...

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 04:02 PM

Of course, it was the wind that was to blame for Worley's bad outing....


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Posted 07 March 2014 - 04:40 PM

Hope you have another job lined up, Vance

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 04:41 PM

Fortunately the Twins play in a dome so this won't be an issue come the regular season. :/

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 05:00 PM

Well if it wasn't the wind, what else could if possibly be (:.

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 05:50 PM

I don't see a problem with it. That's the excuse I use when my performance is substandard at my job (Mall Restroom Cleaning Specialist).

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 06:03 PM

He said the wind was affecting how his pitches moved. Were you there to see it? Do you know his pitches well enough to say he is lying?


I wasn't there, but I know excuses well enough to say that this was a pathetic cry for help.

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 06:09 PM

The wind also was relieved after 1.1 IP.




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Posted 07 March 2014 - 06:42 PM

He was just too polite to say it was the beans.

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 06:44 PM

Just for saying something that stupid, I'd trade him to the Cubs or White Sox and let him try his luck in the Windy City.

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 06:50 PM

I don't see a problem with it. That's the excuse I use when my performance is substandard at my job (Mall Restroom Cleaning Specialist).


That's a different kind of wind. :)

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 07:11 PM

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 08:35 PM

I also blame the wind last spring for making Hicks look better then he was at the time. (Hence the Homeruns)

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 08:36 PM

Wow, we must have had a huge wind storm in the first month of the season last year. Poor, poor Vance. I hope the wind brings him a nice crisp ticket out of Minnesota

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 09:37 AM

We traded Ben Revere for this guy? Didn't people say at the time, with a straight face, that the Phillies needed a centerfielder so they "overpaid" to get Revere?

Worley's 2013 WAR (baseball-reference version) -1.2.

#20 Boom Boom

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 09:53 AM

We traded Ben Revere for this guy? Didn't people say at the time, with a straight face, that the Phillies needed a centerfielder so they "overpaid" to get Revere?

Worley's 2013 WAR (baseball-reference version) -1.2.


Revere for May is still a good trade IMO.