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Cardinals Close to Signing Greg Holland

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Re: Cardinals Close to Signing Greg Holland

Postby Bull » Thu Mar 29, 2018 3:26 pm

instead of 12 games back, Cards finish 10 games behind us.
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Re: Cardinals Close to Signing Greg Holland

Postby Cubswin11 » Thu Mar 29, 2018 3:32 pm

What changed so drastically for them they couldn’t just do this 1-2 weeks ago so he could be ready opening day?

Also thank god he signed now so if/when the bullpen has a rocky stretch we don’t get all the articles/talking heads saying how we need to get him since he’d be like our 5th best relief pitcher assuming health.
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Re: Cardinals Close to Signing Greg Holland

Postby Sammy Sofa » Thu Mar 29, 2018 3:39 pm

Cubswin11 wrote:What changed so drastically for them they cousins just do this


This is a good and fitting typo.
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Re: Cardinals Close to Signing Greg Holland

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Re: Cardinals Close to Signing Greg Holland

Postby jersey cubs fan » Thu Mar 29, 2018 3:54 pm

Proverbial finger in the dyke
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Re: Cardinals Close to Signing Greg Holland

Postby Transmogrified Tiger » Thu Mar 29, 2018 4:16 pm

I strongly suspect Holland is going to fall off a cliff sooner than later, so seeing him get 14 million from the Cardinals is pretty exciting.
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Re: Cardinals Close to Signing Greg Holland

Postby big ball chunky time » Fri Mar 30, 2018 12:23 am

Transmogrified Tiger wrote:I strongly suspect Holland is going to fall off a cliff sooner than later, so seeing him get 14 million from the Cardinals is pretty exciting.


He's probably fine, but the idea that they just took themselves out of midyear upgrade season to spend $14 million on a injury prone closer is pretty good
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Re: Cardinals Close to Signing Greg Holland

Postby jumbo » Fri Mar 30, 2018 10:59 pm

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Transmogrified Tiger wrote:I strongly suspect Holland is going to fall off a cliff sooner than later, so seeing him get 14 million from the Cardinals is pretty exciting.


He's probably fine, but the idea that they just took themselves out of midyear upgrade season to spend $14 million on a injury prone closer is pretty good


And they lose a draft pick
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