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3 minutes ago, LookinUp said:

Current need is completely immaterial to me. There's not a blocked position in this franchise that warrants passing over the top talent in pretty much any draft. That person should be better than what you have in 99% of situations, and even then they're year's away, which further diminishes any consideration of current need.

I think the two huge holes in this team, caused the discussion to split into two camps, the catcher who walks on water and hopefully does better than Wieters, and the high school kid, who happens to have had a father play in the big leagues and with a skillset that warrants a hard look.

I know the cliche, you take the best talent available regardless if you need that position or not.

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2 hours ago, interloper said:

Ok but I mean #2 is still pretty good y'all! Lol. 

[Sarcasm begins]

WHAT!!!!  Did you say pretty good!?!

Was it pretty good, when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor? 

Huh?

Thank you, no it was not.

I suppose it's an honor to be here an just to get a chance to be a part of this program too.

[We now return to our regularly scheduled deliberation]

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18 hours ago, foxfield said:

[Sarcasm begins]

WHAT!!!!  Did you say pretty good!?!

Was it pretty good, when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor? 

Huh?

Thank you, no it was not.

I suppose it's an honor to be here an just to get a chance to be a part of this program too.

[We now return to our regularly scheduled deliberation]

 

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