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For some reason I am not getting MASN 2 here but I am seeing the 8th inning of the Rays-Yanks game and the Yanks pen has imploded. I know it's early but I wouldn't be surprised if this Yankee team missed the playoffs. Young, inexperienced starters and a weak middle bullpen will only get you so far. Of course I could be wrong.

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For some reason I am not getting MASN 2 here but I am seeing the 8th inning of the Rays-Yanks game and the Yanks pen has imploded. I know it's early but I wouldn't be surprised if this Yankee team missed the playoffs. Young, inexperienced starters and a weak middle bullpen will only get you so far. Of course I could be wrong.

I know the Orioles set a standard last year for overpaying for bullpen, but geez, how can you have the highest payroll in baseball and use Abaladejo, Ohlendorf, Traber, and Latroy Hawkins out of the pen in a game?!?!?!

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I know the Orioles set a standard last year for overpaying for bullpen, but geez, how can you have the highest payroll in baseball and use Abaladejo, Ohlendorf, Traber, and Latroy Hawkins out of the pen in a game?!?!?!

That's a pretty weak middle bullpen. Of those guys I only know who Hawkins is.

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Oh, hadn't heard of them. I take it you're assuming that Chamberlain makes his way in to the rotation.

I am not going to deny I wasnt thinking about him.

Ohlendorf came over in the Randy Johnson deal. Abaladejo came over in the Clippard deal with the Nationals.

They are both solid relief prospects.

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