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Forum: Football 12-18-18, 02:22 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,807
Posted By Indiandad
Which Bruns is that?

Which Bruns is that?
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-18-18, 02:19 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
With several pitchers off the board now, who...

With several pitchers off the board now, who would you like to see the Reds sign in FA and who would you trade for? What price would you be willing to pay for each?
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-18-18, 01:10 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
vn Forming opinions on hindsight is called...

vn
Forming opinions on hindsight is called "experience". You should absolutely evaluate past deals when considering future ones.

As for a "Guy" to build around.... The Reds Sox just won their...
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-18-18, 12:56 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
Aroldis Chapman - Signed out of Cuba and...

Aroldis Chapman - Signed out of Cuba and "Developed" by the Reds.


Scott Williamson
Tom Browning

Both drafted and developed by the Reds.

That's it since 1990. 2 relievers and 1 starter not...
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-17-18, 09:53 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
I would also add that it might make more sense to...

I would also add that it might make more sense to draft more hitting and less pitching. The Reds develop hitters pretty consistently but struggle to develop pitchers.

Draft and develop an...
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-17-18, 09:50 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
The Votto signing at the time made sense. The...

The Votto signing at the time made sense. The mistake was not trading him before his 5 and 10 rights kicked in.
He was still very valuable at the end of 2017 and had yet to accrue 10 years of...
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-17-18, 08:34 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
I agree that contention means playing for a...

I agree that contention means playing for a postseason berth in September. I do not think that contention means World Championship or bust.


As for St. Louis/Cincinnati market size, SL exploits...
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-16-18, 11:39 AM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
https://amp-mlb-com.cdn.ampproject.org/v/s/amp.mlb...

https://amp-mlb-com.cdn.ampproject.org/v/s/amp.mlb.com/266459524-brewers-pitchers-praise-coach-derek-johnson.amp.html?amp_js_v=a2&amp_gsa=1&usqp=mq331AQECAFYAQ%3D%3D#referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google....
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-16-18, 08:04 AM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
Absolutely the A's are the benchmark. I...

Absolutely the A's are the benchmark.

I don't view each season as World Series champion or bust. I view "contention" as being in the race in September.

The Reds, as a small market team, have...
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-16-18, 07:56 AM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
Wow!That's a bold prediction. 4 years of 90 plus...

Wow!That's a bold prediction. 4 years of 90 plus losses with no real significant changes to the personnel and you're predicting that .500 is the best they can do. That's bold!
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-15-18, 08:24 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
Not even the Yankees make the playoffs every year...

Not even the Yankees make the playoffs every year let alone win the World Series.


I'd be pretty stoked with making the playoffs 70% of the time regardless of the budget.
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-15-18, 08:22 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
So now contention means winning a World Series? ...

So now contention means winning a World Series?

Getting there isn't contention?
Forum: Debate Forum 12-15-18, 07:21 PM
Replies: 631
Views: 13,959
Posted By Indiandad
Of course raising taxes and spending are an...

Of course raising taxes and spending are an option. Is it the right option though?
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-15-18, 07:18 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
The Indians made some moves involving EE and...

The Indians made some moves involving EE and Yonder Alonso. They brought back Carlos Santana, prospects and cash. Effectively reducing Payroll by 17M. Alonso and Santana pretty similar production...
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-15-18, 06:04 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
If contending means WS then the Ray's have been...

If contending means WS then the Ray's have been as good as the Yankees in the last decade. The Royals have been better. The Indians also.

The point is, what does contention mean? Is it maki g it...
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-15-18, 05:56 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
You eluding to "contending" as meaning more than...

You eluding to "contending" as meaning more than just getting to the postseason or as one would assume, making it to the World Series. If that is contending then the Ray's have been as successful as...
Forum: Debate Forum 12-15-18, 04:53 PM
Replies: 631
Views: 13,959
Posted By Indiandad
2 more years of kicking the can down the road....

2 more years of kicking the can down the road....
Forum: Debate Forum 12-15-18, 04:21 PM
Replies: 631
Views: 13,959
Posted By Indiandad
Notice how Happy, Harry, BJF, Goldentornado and...

Notice how Happy, Harry, BJF, Goldentornado and Tigerpaw are all silent on this.

Their side controls the purse strings in another month. Will the Dems have a plan that does more than raise taxes...
Forum: Debate Forum 12-15-18, 04:17 PM
Replies: 631
Views: 13,959
Posted By Indiandad
I could go for a plan like that.

I could go for a plan like that.
Forum: Debate Forum 12-15-18, 04:16 PM
Replies: 631
Views: 13,959
Posted By Indiandad
Compromise.... If it isn't bipartisan it...

Compromise....

If it isn't bipartisan it won't happen.
Forum: Debate Forum 12-15-18, 04:09 PM
Replies: 631
Views: 13,959
Posted By Indiandad
We continue to upgrade and maintain old aircraft...

We continue to upgrade and maintain old aircraft designs because it is cheaper to retrofit than design, build, test and implement from scratch. At least I assume that's why. If not then we are...
Forum: Debate Forum 12-15-18, 03:59 PM
Replies: 631
Views: 13,959
Posted By Indiandad
What do you propose in extreme situations? War,...

What do you propose in extreme situations? War, recession etc...
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-15-18, 03:44 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
If World Series is what is meant by contending...

If World Series is what is meant by contending then the Yankees have as many appearances as the Ray's since 2008.

How a small market team and a small market team go about building a contender...
Forum: Major League Baseball 12-15-18, 02:00 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 6,734
Posted By Indiandad
TB was in the World Series in the last decade....

TB was in the World Series in the last decade....
Forum: Debate Forum 12-15-18, 01:40 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 1,875
Posted By Indiandad
Not even remotely close to what happened.

Not even remotely close to what happened.
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