MLB 2019

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  1. Mar 30, 2019
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    freeurmind weak willed

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    Last years thread here: https://www.redcafe.net/threads/mlb-2018.433959/

    Can anyone stop the Red Sox this year? Big moves by some NL teams. Hopefully the rule changes make games shorter but I'm not holding my breath.
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    Carolina Red Moderator Staff

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    Well, the Mariners have kicked our ass to open the season.. :annoyed:
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    I, For One, Welcome our Woodward overlord.
    Yankees have a million injuries to start the season, not pursuing any big free agents outside of Paxton is going to hurt for years.
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    The Yankee approach offensively was a disgrace the last few days, everyone trying to hit a homerun every atbat and no nous or critical thinking seemingly going on. Boone has to hope things improve or his job could be under threat.
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    JoaquinJoaquin Full Member

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    MLB is the American sport I watch the least, But happy to have it back. My Mets have started well. Problem is, injury will no doubt hit at some point as always.
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    Leg-End Full Member

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    Yes this approach to having to better the home run record from last year.......I hate it, don't even worry about it.

    I just feel like the roster construction is....one dimensional.
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    Texas Rangers Teammates Celebrate Home Run By Grabbing Each Other's Dingers

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    What a start by the Mariners. Going to see them Monday night against Cleveland
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    Yankees having alot of trouble early. Tampa Bay might run away with the AL East.
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    So many injuries and the bullpen hasn't got going yet. I'm not worried, it's too early but if Severino is out then they need to get another rotation piece. Red Sox aren't this bad either I don't think, it will be competitive in the AL East.
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    Red Sox lost again, Yankees lost the series to the White Sox yesterday. Both teams should be worried now especially with Tampa pulling away in the AL East.
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    Aaaaaand, the Mariners are shit again. Swept twice in a row.
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    They looked good last night against us. They do need pitching, Keuchel is still out there.
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    Seems like a few of the Red Sox playeers and manager Alex Cora are skipping the trip to the White House.

    http://www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/26705101/cora-says-red-sox-clubhouse-divided
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    JPRouve can't stop thinking about balls - NOT deflategate Scout

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    @Carolina Red what do you think about the Rays potentially becoming a two cities team and don't you think that it's a first step to move to Montreal who is a far bigger market and iirc wants to see a franchise finally replace the Expos?
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    Florida is always so fickle with its pro sports teams. It seems like the ideal place, but for some reason the stands are always empty.

    That said, Montreal played a split home schedule in the last years before they moved to DC... they split time between Montreal and Puerto Rico. It didn’t work then, and I doubt it’ll work now.

    Either move to Montreal or don’t.
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    JPRouve can't stop thinking about balls - NOT deflategate Scout

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    Agreed and the fact that it's officially studied by the Rays tells me that they are seriously thinking about simply moving like the Expos did. But from what I have read Tropicana field is one of the worst place in american sports
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    Oh dude.. it sucks.
    [​IMG]

    It honestly reminds me of the shit dome that Montreal used to play in.
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    Dodgers sweep the Rockies on walk-off homers by rookies three days straight!

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    dodgers are on pace for 112 wins
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    As deep as the squad is, I don't think we'll pass the century mark. Only if the AL contenders (Yankees, Astros, & Twins) keep pushing us we might try and play for home-field advantage.
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    If you're a baseball fan, you should watch Jomboy's breakdowns.
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    i love remembering when the tigers had verlander scherzer porcello price on the same team and got swept in the first round
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    Is this the first time MLB has gone across the pond? The fact they've sent over Red Sox and Yankees tells me they're really banking on the UK interest. Definitely will be seeing more of this I imagine, similar to NFL. Difference being, NFL usually sends over shitty teams like the Raiders and Jags.
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    The only other time I could imagine it happening was if we sent teams over for USO trips in WW2.
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    Christ almighty. What the hell is Porcello doing?
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    Brits are gonna think this is normal.
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    Just heard Joe Buck say Cards and Cubs are scheduled for 2020.
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    At least then we might not have to hear “but it’s so boring, nothing happens”
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    They’ve done a great job turning that into a ballpark, btw
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    This fecking game! :lol:
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    CC is a United fan
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    This game is taking forever. Almost 3 hours in, and it's still only the top of the 5th with 1 out.
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    How common is a whopping like this?
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    DomesticTadpole Doom-monger obsessed with Herrera & the M.E.N.

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    It shouldn't be going to extra innings by the look of it. The Yankees are seriously working the Redsox pitchers, so innings do go on a bit.
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    DomesticTadpole Doom-monger obsessed with Herrera & the M.E.N.

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    You do get the odd game. You either have pitching duels which are interesting, but to a new audience incredibly boring, or you get like today, more like batting practice and you don't do that with a team like this Yankee team. They like hitting.
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    DomesticTadpole Doom-monger obsessed with Herrera & the M.E.N.

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    If you have a good pitcher in the game, then they can rattle through their innings pretty quickly.