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by sneakypower
Wed Apr 26, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2017 NFL Draft
Replies: 25
Views: 1104

Re: 2017 NFL Draft

Gareon Conley accused of rape, Matt Miller said he'd be surprised if he's drafted now
by sneakypower
Tue Apr 25, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: Fred Hornkohl Game Threads Forum
Topic: 4/25 World Champs (Hendricks) @ Pirates (Cole) 6:05pm WGN
Replies: 145
Views: 1698

Re: 4/25 World Champs (Hendricks) @ Pirates (Cole) 6:05pm WGN

So before the game starts in four hours, question: Willson seems like one of the few from this current wave of offensive guys that could be open to an extension. This is just speculation, but when you look at the fact that he didn't get a big bonus like Bryant, Russell or Schwarbs, and the fact tha...
by sneakypower
Tue Apr 25, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Albert Almora is insanely good
Replies: 34
Views: 2008

Re: Albert Almora is insanely good

yeah i was a little surprised by that DRS is an interesting story, too; he's a putrid 13/16 on "balls in zone" but has made 8 catches "out of zone" in just 74 innings which is an elite rate on par with Kiermaier, Cain, Enciarte who lead MLB for the position He's got obscenely pos...
by sneakypower
Tue Apr 25, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Fred Hornkohl Game Threads Forum
Topic: 4/25 World Champs (Hendricks) @ Pirates (Cole) 6:05pm WGN
Replies: 145
Views: 1698

Re: 4/25 World Champs (Hendricks) @ Pirates (Cole) 6:05pm WGN

Duke Silver wrote:Our #7 hitter is a career .280/.351/.484 hitter and our #9 hitter is a career .283/.325/.462 hitter. Is that good?

just as a C, Contreras is .290/.359/.517...2.6 fWAR career in 62 G, 231 PA

so, um

Willson Contreras: Somehow Buster Posey?
by sneakypower
Tue Apr 25, 2017 6:25 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Addison Russell is awesome and deserves a thread
Replies: 169
Views: 11273

Re: Addison Russell is awesome and deserves a thread

"Evolves from Oakland" lmao

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by sneakypower
Tue Apr 25, 2017 6:23 pm
Forum: Fred Hornkohl Game Threads Forum
Topic: 4/25 World Champs (Hendricks) @ Pirates (Cole) 6:05pm WGN
Replies: 145
Views: 1698

Re: 4/25 World Champs (Hendricks) @ Pirates (Cole) 6:05pm WGN

*looks for Javy's place in the lineup*

just right
by sneakypower
Tue Apr 25, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: I like Gold Gloves and I cannot lie: the Jason Heyward thread
Replies: 507
Views: 26862

Re: I like Gold Gloves and I cannot lie: the Jason Heyward thread

everyone in baseball who sucks this year gonna try the low Rizzo hands
by sneakypower
Tue Apr 25, 2017 2:35 am
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Addison Russell is awesome and deserves a thread
Replies: 169
Views: 11273

Re: Addison Russell is awesome and deserves a thread

our 23yo SS is sitting at .293/.346/.467 with 7% BB, 16% K and leads the position in DRS

16th in NL fWAR, right ahead of Bryzzo as of this writing
by sneakypower
Mon Apr 24, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: There's no tying in baseball!
Replies: 44
Views: 948

Re: There's no tying in baseball!

read this one as There's no trying in baseball! and wondered why we had an Aramis Ramirez thread
by sneakypower
Mon Apr 24, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: Fred Hornkohl Game Threads Forum
Topic: 4/24 World Champs (Anderson) @ Pirates (Kuhl) 6pm ESPN
Replies: 122
Views: 1508

Re: 4/24 World Champs (Anderson) @ Pirates (Kuhl) 6pm ESPN

*looks for Javy's place in the lineup*

still too high
by sneakypower
Mon Apr 24, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: Fred Hornkohl Game Threads Forum
Topic: 4/24 World Champs (Anderson) @ Pirates (Kuhl) 6pm ESPN
Replies: 122
Views: 1508

Re: 4/24 World Champs (Anderson) @ Pirates (Kuhl) 6pm ESPN

bukie wrote:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lQ_PYQ7H0nw

Polanco's legs were not QWOPerating there
by sneakypower
Fri Apr 21, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: The Cardinals
Replies: 1520
Views: 74455

Re: The Cardinals

the sidebar shows that it's 4h old
by sneakypower
Fri Apr 21, 2017 4:09 pm
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: The Cardinals
Replies: 1520
Views: 74455

Re: The Cardinals

Man, the Cardinals are just so bad. They suck. Their offense sucks. They have the worst defense in the league. Their bullpen sucks. Their rotation is really meh and is going to suck once a couple of their oft-injured starters become re-injured. They just suck. They might lose 90 games this year. An...
by sneakypower
Thu Apr 20, 2017 3:06 pm
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread
Replies: 1831
Views: 80016

Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Aaron Judge has 6 of the top 16 exit velos recorded this season
by sneakypower
Wed Apr 19, 2017 5:47 pm
Forum: Fred Hornkohl Game Threads Forum
Topic: 2017 Game Thread for teams that aren't the defending World Series Champions
Replies: 188
Views: 4719

Re: 2017 Game Thread for teams that aren't the defending World Series Champions

Duke Silver wrote:
Brian wrote:remember when MLB.com ranked him #1 over KB lol


Was it BP who ranked Buxton over KB on their list of best players under 25 last year, during KB's MVP season?

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/artic ... leid=28814

also, at what point do we say 'no' to hypothetical Almora/Buxton trade idea?
by sneakypower
Wed Apr 19, 2017 4:57 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NBA Playoffs (bulls too)
Replies: 93
Views: 2394

Re: NBA Playoffs (bulls too)

David wrote:yeah i think KD is good enough to win you a title as the best player on your team. it's just hard when lebron james and a GSW (previously) juggernaut are also in the way.

which kinda proves my point; this is highlander, there can only be one (winner)
by sneakypower
Wed Apr 19, 2017 4:55 pm
Forum: Fred Hornkohl Game Threads Forum
Topic: 4/19 Brewers (Milone) @ World Champion Cubs (Hendricks) 1:20 WGN
Replies: 275
Views: 3186

Re: 4/19 Brewers (Milone) @ World Champion Cubs (Hendricks) 1:20 WGN

Transmogrified Tiger wrote:
UMFan83 wrote:https://twitter.com/ESPNChiCubs/status/854735363344093185

"Alright which one of you has a dying relative?"



The rest of the bullpen looks jealously at Strop.

lmao this is beautiful
by sneakypower
Wed Apr 19, 2017 4:36 pm
Forum: Fred Hornkohl Game Threads Forum
Topic: 4/19 Brewers (Milone) @ World Champion Cubs (Hendricks) 1:20 WGN
Replies: 275
Views: 3186

Re: 4/19 Brewers (Milone) @ World Champion Cubs (Hendricks) 1:20 WGN

3 all-stars sitting on the bench, and a future HR king and we're all still barely bothered by the lineup
by sneakypower
Wed Apr 19, 2017 4:19 pm
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: The Cardinals
Replies: 1520
Views: 74455

Re: The Cardinals

"mind baffling"
by sneakypower
Wed Apr 19, 2017 4:04 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NBA Playoffs (bulls too)
Replies: 93
Views: 2394

Re: NBA Playoffs (bulls too)

i'll be meatbally here but KD had 2 MVP talents flanking him and a DPOY type big and mustered one singular finals win all the while; he saw this and formally renounced the possibility he's capable
by sneakypower
Wed Apr 19, 2017 3:39 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NBA Playoffs (bulls too)
Replies: 93
Views: 2394

Re: NBA Playoffs (bulls too)

the second part is true of what, like four players?
by sneakypower
Tue Apr 18, 2017 2:15 am
Forum: Front Page Article Discussion
Topic: Kyle Schwarber is Breaking Out
Replies: 6
Views: 350

Re: Kyle Schwarber is Breaking Out

on deck: Addison Russell is Breaking Out
by sneakypower
Mon Apr 17, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 4-17-17
Replies: 20
Views: 602

Re: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 4-17-17

i'm starting to get a weird Francisco Lindor deja vu vibe here

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