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    Quote Originally Posted by z3r0s View Post
    I can't believe the lack of love Min is getting for his post. Has DD jumped the shark?

    I think it's more the fact that we don't want to admit that Spanky is most likely a murderer.
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    Quote Originally Posted by NJH View Post
    Gary will flop hard next year anyway
    I just assumed he was going to carry a .358 ISO for his entire career.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NJH View Post
    Gary will flop hard next year anyway
    It honestly cracks me up how many people are saying his floor is 25 dingers, he could easily drop a sophomore turd.

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    Quote Originally Posted by silvergun View Post
    It honestly cracks me up how many people are saying his floor is 25 dingers, he could easily drop a sophomore turd.
    Even so, catcher is a fantasy wasteland and as a dynasty asset, you'd probably want him over every catcher except Posey.

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    The projections do give me mega-wood, in fairness.

    TCA let's make a trade, you're probably bored of Bumgarner by now.

    Velocity loss, oooOoooOooOooh!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dr. Dinger View Post
    Even so, catcher is a fantasy wasteland and as a dynasty asset, you'd probably want him over every catcher except Posey.
    I don't think I'd 1 for 1 tbh, although it would require soul searching and maybe a 3 am walk.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dr. Dinger View Post
    Let's change the topic and talk about Top 50 prospect Francisco Mejia.
    I love Francisco Mejia.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TRM View Post
    You can watch the scene for yourself at this link... the scene starts around 12:50

    http://gossiponthis.com/2016/03/02/v...ory-episode-5/
    His VF article (which I think was posted in the first investigation of the pick) http://www.vanityfair.com/magazine/1984/03/dunne198403
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    Quote Originally Posted by silvergun View Post
    I don't think I'd 1 for 1 tbh, although it would require soul searching and maybe a 3 am walk.
    You wouldn't trade Sanchez for Posey? Your dumn.

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    Quote Originally Posted by silvergun View Post
    The projections do give me mega-wood, in fairness.

    TCA let's make a trade, you're probably bored of Bumgarner by now.

    Velocity loss, oooOoooOooOooh!
    I know he's not technically a rookie but I feel like a league-average projection is more accurate than what Steamer/ZiPS are spitting out right now.

    http://www.beyondtheboxscore.com/201...systems-graded

    Cool lessons from this link:

    - ZiPS is absolute trash
    - Expecting league average hitting from rookies is a better "projection system" than any actual projection system for rookies
    - Marcel is awesome; publicly available projection systems generally are just busy work

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    Quote Originally Posted by silvergun View Post
    The projections do give me mega-wood, in fairness.

    TCA let's make a trade, you're probably bored of Bumgarner by now.

    Velocity loss, oooOoooOooOooh!
    I'm sold. Will probably accept any offer you send my way.
    RIP North49

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dr. Dinger View Post
    You wouldn't trade Sanchez for Posey? Your dumn.
    Probably, I think I have a mild case of GP-itis but my body can fend off the effects until the subject is 30-31 at least.

    Quote Originally Posted by NJH View Post
    I know he's not technically a rookie but I feel like a league-average projection is more accurate than what Steamer/ZiPS are spitting out right now.

    http://www.beyondtheboxscore.com/201...systems-graded

    Cool lessons from this link:

    - ZiPS is absolute trash
    - Expecting league average hitting from rookies is a better "projection system" than any actual projection system for rookies
    - Marcel is awesome; publicly available projection systems generally are just busy work
    Yeah I use projections as toilet paper unless they're to my advantage in a negotiation. If you trade with me, ignore that bit.

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Cats Ass View Post
    I think it's more the fact that we don't want to admit that Spanky is most likely a murderer.
    I was expecting some stronger feedback. This is mostly likely the case.

    Spanky as the actual perpetrator of the most famous "unsolved" murder in US history would be a fantastic plot development. Would we be obligated to give his team to the Goldman family in some sort of civil settlement? Only time will tell.
    Quote Originally Posted by Spanky99 View Post
    Yes. There's only one Real min.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TRM View Post
    The long and the short of it is this...

    Dominique's father was a man by the name of Dominick, a fairly famous writer for Vanity Fair. His most famous piece of work was his coverage of the OJ Simpson trial, where he was in the court room every day, and was assigned to sit next to Ron Goldman's family by the presiding Judge. This was allegedly done intentionally, because Dominick was supposed to be able to show compassion and respect the privacy of the Goldman family as best as a media person could do, given how empathetic he could be since a similar senseless murder happened to his daughter a few years prior.

    Now here's the best part, this ENTIRE FUCKING THING is captured in a scene of Emmy and Golden Globe winning "The People vs. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story". They reference our little Dominique for a whole fucking scene, with the entire point of the scene being to show the impact of her death on her father, who later became this big shot journalist for the most important murder trial in American history. Dominique is really big deal in a sense, and we had no fucking clue.

    Now, what is the implication of this... How did our very own Spanky come up with this name in a drunken stupor. Is he an American History wiz? Was he a big follower of the OJ Trial? It's hard to say really, but it is suspicious....

    I'm not saying Spanky was actually the one who murdered Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman, but I'm not saying he didn't either.
    Spanky is an American race-relations scholar, self taught

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    Quote Originally Posted by TRM View Post
    The long and the short of it is this...

    Dominique's father was a man by the name of Dominick, a fairly famous writer for Vanity Fair. His most famous piece of work was his coverage of the OJ Simpson trial, where he was in the court room every day, and was assigned to sit next to Ron Goldman's family by the presiding Judge. This was allegedly done intentionally, because Dominick was supposed to be able to show compassion and respect the privacy of the Goldman family as best as a media person could do, given how empathetic he could be since a similar senseless murder happened to his daughter a few years prior.

    Now here's the best part, this ENTIRE FUCKING THING is captured in a scene of Emmy and Golden Globe winning "The People vs. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story". They reference our little Dominique for a whole fucking scene, with the entire point of the scene being to show the impact of her death on her father, who later became this big shot journalist for the most important murder trial in American history. Dominique is really big deal in a sense, and we had no fucking clue.

    Now, what is the implication of this... How did our very own Spanky come up with this name in a drunken stupor. Is he an American History wiz? Was he a big follower of the OJ Trial? It's hard to say really, but it is suspicious....

    I'm not saying Spanky was actually the one who murdered Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman, but I'm not saying he didn't either.
    I think a lot of people missed this because it was late at night and at the end of a page. That's some good sleuthing, however I think the obvious conclusion is that Spanky murdered Dominique, not Nicole.

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    Spanky definitely murdered Dominique.
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