2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby Squire » Wed Apr 18, 2018 12:54 pm

Braves just signed Joey Bats to a minor league deal
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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby ReadingPhilly » Wed Apr 18, 2018 1:00 pm

To play 3b. We’ll see how that goes.
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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby thephan » Wed Apr 18, 2018 1:06 pm

swishnicholson wrote:Really annoying. I had hoped to visit my brother in Atlanta and catch a Phillies games this summer, since he's one of the few people that actually lives within walking distance of the park. Not going to happen. May settle for a Braves vs Utleys game.


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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby Doll Is Mine » Wed Apr 18, 2018 1:39 pm

Squire wrote:Braves just signed Joey Bats to a minor league deal


What? Isn't Flaherty the second coming of Chipper Jones? Listening to the Braves announcers, you'd think so.
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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby mtcal » Wed Apr 18, 2018 3:21 pm

bout time mr 60 million takes a seat
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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby mtcal » Wed Apr 18, 2018 3:24 pm

unique lineup number 17 on the year

btw, kingery has batted in the following spots in the lineup:

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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby Phred » Wed Apr 18, 2018 3:44 pm

Since 4/10, JP has gone 7/18 with 2 BBs, 2Ks and 2 HRs including hits in 5 straight from 4/10 to 4/16.

SSS, I know, but what's he got to do to get out of the 9th spot?
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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby Doll Is Mine » Wed Apr 18, 2018 3:48 pm

Calvin, I'm sorry I posted that ugly line-up again but it's the only one I could find. Forgive me.
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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby ReadingPhilly » Wed Apr 18, 2018 3:52 pm

Phred wrote:Since 4/10, JP has gone 7/18 with 2 BBs, 2Ks and 2 HRs including hits in 5 straight from 4/10 to 4/16.

SSS, I know, but what's he got to do to get out of the 9th spot?


he's there as a second leadoff hitter of sorts. that's probably exactly what they're looking for from the 9 hole.
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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby Phred » Wed Apr 18, 2018 3:55 pm

ReadingPhilly wrote:
Phred wrote:Since 4/10, JP has gone 7/18 with 2 BBs, 2Ks and 2 HRs including hits in 5 straight from 4/10 to 4/16.

SSS, I know, but what's he got to do to get out of the 9th spot?


he's there as a second leadoff hitter of sorts. that's probably exactly what they're looking for from the 9 hole.


Dumb. The 2 hole hitter is the "2nd leadoff hitter". As it stands, the pitcher and catcher are getting more ABs than the 9th hitter.
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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby CalvinBall » Wed Apr 18, 2018 3:58 pm

Doll Is Mine wrote:Calvin, I'm sorry I posted that ugly line-up again but it's the only one I could find. Forgive me.


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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby ReadingPhilly » Wed Apr 18, 2018 4:18 pm

Phred wrote:
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Phred wrote:Since 4/10, JP has gone 7/18 with 2 BBs, 2Ks and 2 HRs including hits in 5 straight from 4/10 to 4/16.

SSS, I know, but what's he got to do to get out of the 9th spot?


he's there as a second leadoff hitter of sorts. that's probably exactly what they're looking for from the 9 hole.


Dumb. The 2 hole hitter is the "2nd leadoff hitter". As it stands, the pitcher and catcher are getting more ABs than the 9th hitter.


He’s hit in multiple spots and the offense has been fine.
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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby Ace Rothstein » Wed Apr 18, 2018 4:26 pm

Phillies beat up on Jose Ramirez last night that they sent him to the DL and ol’ pal Jesse Biddle is now a Braves
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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby TenuredVulture » Wed Apr 18, 2018 4:30 pm

Let's give these #$!&@ the Sherman treatment tonight.
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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby Uncle Milty » Wed Apr 18, 2018 5:16 pm

TenuredVulture wrote:Let's give these #$!&@ the Sherman treatment tonight.

Is Mr. Peabody involved?
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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby smitty » Wed Apr 18, 2018 6:19 pm

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Re: 2018 Series Discussion: at Braves II

Postby swishnicholson » Wed Apr 18, 2018 6:20 pm

Squire wrote:Braves just signed Joey Bats to a minor league deal


From ESPN comments:

This is a great move for the Braves in case they need someone to get punched in the face.


I think they're pretty well covered in that regard.
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