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Plus Alert: Matusz and 2008 draft update with exclusive quotes from Joe Jordan


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Fantastic to hear this. The Boston model is the model to follow, and it sounds like Jordan is already headed down that road.

It's these sort of signings that lead to organization-wide breakouts 2-3 years later. Getting the talent into the pipeline is a huge part of the fight.

Nice write-up, Tony. Reads well and was interesting.

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Thanks for the update!

It's too bad about Herrmann and Miclat.

I made the mistake of looking up Jason Christian's numbers (whom, as you mentioned elsewhere, the As took nine picks after Miclat). .937 OPS in A-ball. Ouch. Miclat just seems like such a strange pick.

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Nice to hear the effort being made by JJ to sign these guys.

I would be interested in the process here.

Do we have a respectable offer on the table for these guys to consider?

Have we not exchanged $ amounts with the families, but instead are scouting them with the intention of making an offer?

"Second/Third" round $ is a pretty big gap - perhaps between $400K-$900k.

Very interesting to me at least. Sounds like we could be putting out an additional $500k-$2M to sign these kids in total. I would be very pleased with that.

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Originally Posted by jamesenoch

Ok, ok.. enough with the teasing... I guess its time for me to become a plus member.

Now, someone please tell me how I join up.

I've already joined and still can't seem to gain acess to reading this stuff!! Can someone explain this also!

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Originally Posted by jamesenoch

Ok, ok.. enough with the teasing... I guess its time for me to become a plus member.

Now, someone please tell me how I join up.

I've already joined and still can't seem to gain acess to reading this stuff!! Can someone explain this also!

thanks......

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