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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Cubfanintheknow » Sun Jul 15, 2018 4:28 am

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I'm not the kind of guy who kicks someone when they're down.

But exceptions can be made. \:D/

I'll miss Matheny. He was a true idiot, through and through.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Sammys Boombox » Sun Jul 15, 2018 4:35 am

Definitely in the camp of, “dang I wish they were still letting this idiot screw things up,” but I’m also going to enjoy that their organization is at the point that they are doing something like this. First time this 30 year old has experienced them firing a manager.
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The Cardinals

Postby TMan92 » Sun Jul 15, 2018 5:38 am

They are hiring Chris Bosio. Right?
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby PackLandVA » Sun Jul 15, 2018 5:51 am

John Schnatter have any managing experience?
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Re: The Cardinals

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Re: The Cardinals

Postby The_Achiever » Sun Jul 15, 2018 5:58 am

The guy is a colossal idiot.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Duke Silver » Sun Jul 15, 2018 8:30 am

Congratulations are in order for Mike Matheny setting a franchise record by spending 16 years in the organization without killing himself while drunk driving.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby weis21 » Sun Jul 15, 2018 10:04 am

I woke up this morning hoping to still read his inspirational text only to be let down that they're not coming anymore :(
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Re: The Cardinals

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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Banedon » Sun Jul 15, 2018 12:49 pm

Lots of speculation that Girardi is the top candidate for the job...but if so...why fire Matheny? They basically have the same old school, no fun, managerial style.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby mul21 » Sun Jul 15, 2018 12:52 pm

Banedon wrote:Lots of speculation that Girardi is the top candidate for the job...but if so...why fire Matheny? They basically have the same old school, no fun, managerial style.


Girardi is actually an intelligent person though. There’s no way he’s possibly as bad as Matheny.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Transmogrified Tiger » Sun Jul 15, 2018 2:12 pm

mul21 wrote:
Banedon wrote:Lots of speculation that Girardi is the top candidate for the job...but if so...why fire Matheny? They basically have the same old school, no fun, managerial style.


Girardi is actually an intelligent person though. There’s no way he’s possibly as bad as Matheny.


I mean, Girardi is better at saying sentences, and Jersey may have the best context of being closer to his Yankees day to day, but it sure seems like Girardi carries the risk of the same problems.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby cl smooth » Sun Jul 15, 2018 2:24 pm

What’s the deal with Cardinal fans saying The Athletic story from a week or two ago was fabricated?
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby NOLA » Sun Jul 15, 2018 4:01 pm

Banedon wrote:Lots of speculation that Girardi is the top candidate for the job...but if so...why fire Matheny? They basically have the same old school, no fun, managerial style.

Which is exactly why they will hire Girardi. He has the Cardinal Way written all over him, but he hasn’t lost the clubhouse like Matheny...yet.

Every Card fan I know wants Oquendo promoted.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Duke Silver » Sun Jul 15, 2018 6:10 pm

cl smooth wrote:What’s the deal with Cardinal fans saying The Athletic story from a week or two ago was fabricated?


From what I understand, Matheny said the story was fabricated and then Mark Saxon, the author of the piece, played audio of Matheny saying those quotes on a radio show.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Hairyducked Idiot » Sun Jul 15, 2018 6:22 pm

Duke Silver wrote:https://twitter.com/craigjedwards/status/952939910662631425


Ozuna has the same fWAR as Rizzo, and Pham is half a win ahead of them both.
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Re: The Cardinals

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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Regular Show » Mon Jul 16, 2018 12:46 am



"then most" ...

:lol: :lol: :lol:

How is their spelling and grammar so consistently poor?
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Regular Show » Mon Jul 16, 2018 12:49 am

Also never forget this gem:





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Re: The Cardinals

Postby NonProfitCow » Mon Jul 16, 2018 1:14 am

easy guys, reminding me of all the stupid horsefeathers is just intensifying my boner
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Re: The Cardinals

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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Agony and Ivy » Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:30 am

i just retweeted that Craig Edwards gem and he blocked me before I could blink. Solid job with that hire Fangraphs.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Banedon » Mon Jul 16, 2018 11:40 am

Regular Show wrote:

"then most" ...

:lol: :lol: :lol:

How is their spelling and grammar so consistently poor?


Not to be the fun killer here, but it's because that account largely, and purposely highlights those posts that are bad at spelling/grammar.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Bertz » Mon Jul 16, 2018 1:29 pm

Agony and Ivy wrote:i just retweeted that Craig Edwards gem and he blocked me before I could blink. Solid job with that hire Fangraphs.


Unfortunate. That means you missed this gem.

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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Transmogrified Tiger » Mon Jul 16, 2018 2:29 pm

Bertz wrote:
Agony and Ivy wrote:i just retweeted that Craig Edwards gem and he blocked me before I could blink. Solid job with that hire Fangraphs.


Unfortunate. That means you missed this gem.



That's the exact same mistake all over again, unbelievable.
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