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Roy Firestone

Id have zero tolerance for Ubaldo today.

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If Ubaldo does horribly and gets yanked early: what do you think Buck should do with him in the future? Leave him in the rotation, send him to the pen to work out his problems, or DFA him and perhaps another team can work out his problems?

I'd put him in the BP.

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I agree with Roy's sentiments, but we do need to get some innings from our starters. I want 5 innings. Then take him out after the next batter he allows on with a bad pitch.

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Easy to say, but suppose he walks the first three batter? You pull him then? How many innings do you think Worley can go 3? 4? Who comes after? No Bundy. No TJ. Gvens? Brach. They are on fumes. He has to go at least 4 IMO.

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Unless we have a lead, I say let Ubaldo dig his own grave or make a statement. If we get up by a couple of runs in the 5th or 6th, I pull him at the earliest sign of unraveling. Otherwise, if we get behind early, he can take one for the team.
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If you take Jiminez out in the first and then Worley gets destroyed then what do you do? You don't want to end up killing your entire bullpen over one game. If Jiminez pitches four terrible inning most likely it would be his last start. Long season. People get too hung up on one game.

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3 batters in 2 runs 3 hits. Get rid of this guy. I don't care if you throw a single A guy in there (semi joking). I can't stomach this guy anymore.

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3 batters in 2 runs 3 hits. Get rid of this guy. I don't care if you throw a single A guy in there (semi joking). I can't stomach this guy anymore.
When is enough, enough with this clown?

Get rid of him already

Can Roy pitch?

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This may be the last we see of Ubaldo in the rotation.

ERA up to 6.89 and a WHIP nearing 2 over 13 starts. That's gotta be the worst in baseball.

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