Astros interested in Quintana

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  1. Fantasma Negro

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    No, that doesn't make any sense. Mike Trout isn't a pitcher
     
  2. NIKEstrad

    NIKEstrad Contributing Member

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    Cameron has been panned by everyone else who is paid to watch prospects, and the results bear that out so far.

    Quintana has the 7th highest WAR of any pitcher in the majors over the last 4 years, is still young, and is signed to a cheap deal for the next 4 years.
     
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    At a certain point you have to realize someone is either grossly ill informed, or just a troll, so it's best to stop discussing it.
     
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  4. Fantasma Negro

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    Would you trade Bregman, Reed and your precious Musgrove for Quintana?
     
  5. tellitlikeitis

    tellitlikeitis Contributing Member

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    I mean... he cited pitcher record, ERA, and dropped in "eye test" for good measure.
     
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  6. Fantasma Negro

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    Because if you disagree with someone then that means you're trolling or they are wrong. Great analysis, you should teach that to children
     
  7. bobrek

    bobrek Vamos Los Astros

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    No way on Bregman. I would certainly include Reed and Musgrove.
     
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  8. bobrek

    bobrek Vamos Los Astros

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    About time to start in with the planks again.
     
  9. Fantasma Negro

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    My point was just that if its going to be just a bat, does it have to be our highest ranked OF prospect? Why not Tucker or Moran?
     
  10. Fantasma Negro

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    I don't know what that means, was that meant to be a racial epithet?
     
  11. tellitlikeitis

    tellitlikeitis Contributing Member

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    Never forget that the "eye test" issued by a message board commenter always trumps the observations of scouts and front-office executives.
     
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  12. Fantasma Negro

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    Its the same thing with Osweiler, he's actually had some decent games. Can anyone tell when he just looks so bad?
     
  13. bobrek

    bobrek Vamos Los Astros

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    If you spent anytime in the game threads last year with some of the absolutely ridiculous comments made, you'd know exactly what it means. And, it has nothing to do with race.
     
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  14. Hey Now!

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    Cameron is not the Astros' top-rated outfield prospect.
     
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  15. Fantasma Negro

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    Yeah seems more like a you thing but hey whatever makes you happy
     
  16. Hey Now!

    Hey Now! Contributing Member

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    You're objectively miles away from rational thought; not only are you vastly overvaluing Daz Cameron but incredibly underrating Jose Quintana.
     
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    I'm just quoting this so @Patman87 can see it again. This post should end the "argument."
     
  18. Fantasma Negro

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    Depends on which list you look at, some have him before Tucker, others have it the other way, I saw a list that had Fisher before both of them so its subjective
     
  19. eric.81

    eric.81 Contributing Member

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    Kyle Tucker is our highest ranked OF prospect.
     
  20. Buck Turgidson

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    Shocking, since you have no clue what you are talking about, that you also have no clue what you are watching.
     
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