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5 minutes ago, Can_of_corn said:

The O's don't have anyone in the minors that would be an improvement over him.  The cupboard is bare when it comes to catching prospects.

Ha ha.  Not a funny joke.  Even not bringing up Adley, they have at least 6 other catchers that are better although may not be on the 40 man. 

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If you want defense, Severino’s defense is so bad that anybody is better.

if you want offense, Severino’s Defense is bad enough that it shouldn’t matter.

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2 minutes ago, sevastras said:

Ha ha.  Not a funny joke.  Even not bringing up Adley, they have at least 6 other catchers that are better although may not be on the 40 man. 

And yet here is Severino.

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1 minute ago, Philip said:

I’m surprised that that run that scored when DJ fell down is earned?

Scored a single advancing on the throw.  Any ball like that where the fielder doesnt touch it, is deemed a hit and not an error

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Just now, Can_of_corn said:

They don't want to eat Severino's salary.

Prove me wrong.

I agree with you on this and made this point before. Severino is getting $1.8M guaranteed this year, and he's going to have to do something more drastic than just playing bad to get DFA-ed. 

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12 minutes ago, Philip said:

And we believe that because….?

Yeah, to me it looked like he (Hays) pulled it on Saturday by the look on his face. Did anyone else see it? I mean, I’m not saying he did, but he looked to be in pain or frustration.

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13 minutes ago, Can_of_corn said:

The O's don't have anyone in the minors that would be an improvement over him.  The cupboard is bare when it comes to catching prospects.

Huh? Actually, even if you don’t count AR, Sisco is an upgrade defensively compared w/ Severino. Pretty sure you’ve said as much in the past. 

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