Derek Fisher Called up

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  1. jim1961

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    For Reddick I imagine.

    Sure as hell can't say he hasn't earned it, he's been killing.
     
  3. NIKEstrad

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    He's not on the 40 man.

    Easiest move would be Brady Rodgers to the 60 day DL. Will be curious what they decide to do.
     
  4. Joe Joe

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    Splash!
     
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    Can he pitch?
     
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    I'm excited! just keep him away from matt barnes.
     
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    Or getting drunk and flipping his car.
     
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    You think he will use his daughter as an excuse to get out of this?
     
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    Is it still too late to make DJ happen?

    Or is this the perfect time to educate people on the plan to call him DJ Fisher instead of that other, sullied name.
     
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    Yep; agreed. I'd like to see them hand LF to Fisher for a prolonged stretch and see what he can do. Can't possibly be worse than Aoki.
     
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  12. jim1961

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    Aoki, while having a bad May (.212BA/.521OPS) was pretty good in April (.300BA/.721OPS), and here in June (.333BA/.786OPS).
     
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    Why should Derek change his name to DJ? Basketball Derek is the one who sucks.
     
  14. Joe Joe

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    Average OPS for LF is 0.759 this season...so in April, he was below average and not pretty good. May...0.521 in May from a LF. While bad is technically correct, I don't think it conveys the number of heads that need to be cut off from live roosters to get out of that slump.
     
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    Got you some coffee yet?
    ;)
     
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    Yep. Aoki may have just paid Jobu with rum instead of going the live rooster route which is traditionally more for bad fielding anyway.
     
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    Gustave has been on the DL since 04/20. Putting him on the 60 day takes him into another week. That has to be the move if there are no trades upcoming, doesn't it?
     
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    Well, that's why they're paid to do this and I'm not. :)

    Interesting though, they care that much about Rogers clock... I've looked at him as a AAAA type of guy.
     
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    Is he going to flop when he enters the game?
     
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