From: RJA on 14 May 2010 09:12
On May 13, 4:35 pm, HTP <tmbowma...(a)yahoo.com> wrote:
> On May 13, 12:40 pm, RJA <agentvau...(a)gmail.com> wrote:
> > On May 13, 2:05 pm, HTP <tmbowma...(a)yahoo.com> wrote:
> > > On May 13, 6:03 am, RJA <agentvau...(a)gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > On May 12, 8:54 pm, eddyg...(a)msn.com (john smith) wrote:
> > > > > Well it might be a little different from last year at this time and
> > > > > most recently the last 20 games have you thinking it just might be fun
> > > > > this year!
> > > > > The defense has been much better. If Scott Rolen doesn't hit another
> > > > > homerun all year, just his presence on and off the field is worth him
> > > > > being here. It is such a pleasure not to hold your breath every time a
> > > > > ball is hit at the third basemen. The guy makes all the plays and has
> > > > > had a big influence on Votto. Rolen is truly an example of how to play
> > > > > the game the right way.
> > > I dont think youre giving enough credit to last seasons defensive
> > > squad. Every analysis i saw after the season had the Reds as one of
> > > the most improved teams defensively. I know that there are some folks
> > > in here that love Keppinger, but when you replace him at SS with
> > > Gonzalez and Janish, the defense imrpoves dramatically at that spot.
> > > Similarly, replacing Dunn and Griffey in the outfield with almost
> > > anybody is an upgrade too.
> > Not Gomes!- Hide quoted text -
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> Gomes>Dunn>sackofwetcement- Hide quoted text -
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No way Gomes is better than Dunn. Dunn was actually average for LF in
his last year in Cincy. A lot of people forget that there are plenty
of teams who put their lousy fielder in left. Carlos Lee, Soriano,
Bay was out there, Chris Duncan was out there, Braun. That's just the