• PHI
    ATL
    Preview
    7:05 PM ET
  • CHC
    CLE
    Preview
    7:05 PM ET
  • WSH
    SD
    Preview
    7:05 PM ET
  • TOR
    LAA
    Preview
    7:07 PM ET
  • TB
    BOS
    Preview
    7:10 PM ET
  • NYM
    MIA
    Preview
    7:10 PM ET
  • CIN
    PIT
    Preview
    7:10 PM ET
  • MIL
    ARI
    Preview
    7:40 PM ET
  • TEX
    NYY
    Preview
    8:05 PM ET
  • CWS
    BAL
    Preview
    8:10 PM ET
  • MIN
    DET
    Preview
    8:10 PM ET
  • HOU
    SF
    Preview
    8:10 PM ET
  • STL
    KC
    Preview
    8:15 PM ET
  • OAK
    SEA
    Preview
    10:05 PM ET
  • LAD
    COL
    Preview
    10:10 PM ET
Page 4 of 4 FirstFirst ... 234
Results 49 to 59 of 59

Thread: Jose Bautista Back In T.O.???

  1. #49
    Hall of Famer Laika's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Toronto
    Posts
    16,443
    Thanks
    1,185
    Thanked 8,804 Times in 4,898 Posts
    I feel like Morales is a sunk cost and Bautista is a marginal upgrade on him.
    I won’t make a numerical argument for it but that’s my sense.

    I’d probably dump Morales for nothing (like, retain most of his salary to get a reliever) and sign Jose for a few million. He would have to want to play part time and move between different positions.

    But of all the potential moves out there it’s hard to justify doing that. Surely there are superior free agents left who wouldn’t cost very much and would be better than Jose.

  2. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Laika For This Useful Post:

    Spanky99 (01-31-2018),Terminator (01-31-2018)

  3. #50
    DONOR Spanky99's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    44,652
    Thanks
    45,762
    Thanked 8,808 Times in 6,760 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by NJH View Post
    I feel like Morales is a sunk cost and Bautista is a marginal upgrade on him.
    I won’t make a numerical argument for it but that’s my sense.

    I’d probably dump Morales for nothing (like, retain most of his salary to get a reliever) and sign Jose for a few million. He would have to want to play part time and move between different positions.

    But of all the potential moves out there it’s hard to justify doing that. Surely there are superior free agents left who wouldn’t cost very much and would be better than Jose.
    Yeah, he's hit the proverbial wall. *Splat*

  4. #51
    DONOR - Moderator o2cui2i's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    here reading your posts
    Posts
    15,039
    Thanks
    3,450
    Thanked 2,328 Times in 1,759 Posts
    how much did Jose think he was getting paid 2 years ago? lol the big contract that never happened. both he and Edwin got greedy and started counting their money before they ever got the big deal.

    This year I think most fans have come to the understanding that Jose is over the hill, through the woods and eating breakfast at grannies house

    it was a good ride but now he's yesterdays news. Thanks for all the years but no thanks this time around

  5. #52
    MVP Jimcanuck's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    9,094
    Thanks
    415
    Thanked 1,108 Times in 840 Posts
    Nah, EE was professional throughout.

    Jose stopped being a douche after getting clocked by Odor. His numbers started tanking same time.
    Quote Originally Posted by Boxcar View Post
    I think the Trump presidency has been a smashing success so far, tbh.

  6. #53
    DONOR Spanky99's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    44,652
    Thanks
    45,762
    Thanked 8,808 Times in 6,760 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Jimcanuck View Post
    Nah, EE was professional throughout.

    Jose stopped being a douche after getting clocked by Odor. His numbers started tanking same time.
    The ignorance in this post...

  7. #54
    DONOR Spanky99's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    44,652
    Thanks
    45,762
    Thanked 8,808 Times in 6,760 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by o2cui2i View Post
    how much did Jose think he was getting paid 2 years ago? lol the big contract that never happened. both he and Edwin got greedy and started counting their money before they ever got the big deal.

    This year I think most fans have come to the understanding that Jose is over the hill, through the woods and eating breakfast at grannies house

    it was a good ride but now he's yesterdays news. Thanks for all the years but no thanks this time around
    Edwin got his AVV just 1 year short,'

  8. #55
    Prospect justafan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2016
    Posts
    151
    Thanks
    59
    Thanked 8 Times in 8 Posts
    He may be old and slow, but he was easy to ridicule - and most of us have had fun doing it!

    He had a great career but the time has come, maybe a year too late.

  9. #56
    Just Drafted
    Join Date
    Jan 2018
    Posts
    26
    Thanks
    2
    Thanked 7 Times in 3 Posts
    Thanks for the memories...............but no thanks for the future!!

    Still trying to acronym Spanky99!!!

  10. #57
    Top 100 Prospect
    Join Date
    Mar 2014
    Posts
    527
    Thanks
    5
    Thanked 36 Times in 35 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Dr. Dinger View Post
    I truly believe in my heart that Buck's hair would stop a bullet. That hair can do no wrong.
    Lol good one Dinger.

  11. #58
    Top 100 Prospect
    Join Date
    Mar 2014
    Posts
    527
    Thanks
    5
    Thanked 36 Times in 35 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Terminator View Post
    Tabler will take Zaun's spot
    Tabler is actually better suited to do Zauns spot.

  12. #59
    DONOR Spanky99's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    44,652
    Thanks
    45,762
    Thanked 8,808 Times in 6,760 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Scottish blue jay View Post
    Thanks for the memories...............but no thanks for the future!!

    Still trying to acronym Spanky99!!!
    Wut?

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •