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Discussion in 'Houston Astros' started by Castor27, Oct 19, 2022.

  1. mvpcrossxover

    mvpcrossxover Member

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    Someone remind me, has Javier started in a postseason game before?
     
  2. jiggyfly

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    Well, I guess he answered all the questions.

    Right?
     
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  3. Major

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    If you have guys at full rest, you don't go with lesser pitchers just for the hell of it.
     
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  4. jiggyfly

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    That's wrong, but very true.

    I still have the scars.
     
  5. YOLO

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    vasquez isn't worth being a DH anyway and lee has no business being on the postseason roster
     
  6. YOLO

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    The correct move.
     
  7. Major

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    Vazquez sucks though. He's no different than Mancini or Diaz - veteran with a track record who's sucked for a while now. Hopefully Hensley gets a chance in game 4.
     
  8. tallanvor

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    He probably knows the yankee's pitching better than anyone on our roster. I bet he has the most at bats against most of their pitchers (haven't checked).

    I guess its a moot point since can't DH him anyways now.
     
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  9. Yordan The Great

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    Exactly.

    Maybe they thought the fan put the ball in Tucker's glove after they caught it.

    After all "no excuses" is their mantra this year.
     
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  10. Stephen66

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    Is that really their Mantra this year? I've heard that elsewhere. All they do is offer excuses.
     
  11. marks0223

    marks0223 2017 and 2022 World Series Champions
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    I don’t think so.
    This next start is the exact matchup he pitched in NY.
    Cole vs Javier.
     
  13. jiggyfly

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    LOL!

    I can't even.
     
  14. Yordan The Great

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    You don't discuss that as an umpiring crew. That's not a thing.

    It's up to the opposing team to throw to first base and appeal.

    Sorry, wrong answer.

    Y'all need to think before y'all post stuff.
     
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  15. YOLO

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    wrong. yes you do, especially when bader like many thought it was going to be a hr
     
  16. RussE

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    Javier has pitched 1 1/3 innings since October 1sto_Oo_Oo_O
     
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    rockbox Around before clutchcity.com

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    oh the irony
     
  19. BlindHog

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    Those numbers represent past performance and are not indicative of future outcomes. Pretty much everybody understands that.
     
  20. jiggyfly

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    Um ok?

    Are you saying don't use analytics or averages at all, since they also represent past performance?
     

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