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The DFA’d Knight

Postby Cubswin11 » Fri May 04, 2018 8:07 pm

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Re: The DFA’d Knight

Postby TomtheBombadil » Fri May 04, 2018 8:20 pm

Yoooooo...that's hilarious. I wish him the best once he's away from that [expletive] org.
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Re: The DFA’d Knight

Postby Post Count Padder » Fri May 04, 2018 8:57 pm

Remember how their young pitchers are better than our young hitters?
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Re: The DFA’d Knight

Postby Ding Dong Johnson » Fri May 04, 2018 10:49 pm

GO GET HIM. shouldn’t take much more than KB to get it done
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Postby big ball chunky time » Sat May 05, 2018 12:18 am

Post Count Padder wrote:Remember how their young pitchers are better than our young hitters?


jury is still out
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Re: The DFA’d Knight

Postby 17 Seconds » Sat May 05, 2018 3:46 am

TBS Playoffs Insider wrote:
Post Count Padder wrote:Remember how their young pitchers are better than our young hitters?


jury is still out


well we were right it's just that theo decided to give away most of the good ones
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Re: The DFA’d Knight

Postby The_Achiever » Sat May 05, 2018 4:16 am

Kindofwant.jpeg

Maybe a change of scenery will do him good.
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Re: The DFA’d Knight

Postby NonProfitCow » Sat May 05, 2018 4:21 am

The_Achiever wrote:Kindofwant.jpeg

Maybe a change of scenery will do him good.

A change of scenery isn't bringing his fastball back.
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Re: The DFA’d Knight

Postby Regular Show » Sat May 05, 2018 8:38 am

The_Achiever wrote:Kindofwant.jpeg

Maybe a change of scenery will do him good.


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But seriously...

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Re: The DFA’d Knight

Postby Little Slide Rooter » Sat May 05, 2018 3:26 pm

If the cost is league min and a AAA roster spot, then sure, why not, said every GM ever.
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Re: The DFA’d Knight

Postby biittner77 » Sun May 06, 2018 12:19 pm

Surely the Reds will take him. He either continues to be terrible or he becomes what he once was. Either of those outcomes would be good for them.
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Re: The DFA’d Knight

Postby XZero77 » Tue May 08, 2018 11:04 pm

biittner77 wrote:Surely the Reds will take him. He either continues to be terrible or he becomes what he once was. Either of those outcomes would be good for them.


And so they did. I'm sure pitching at GABP will cure what ails him.
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Re: The DFA’d Knight

Postby Cubswin11 » Tue May 08, 2018 11:15 pm

XZero77 wrote:
biittner77 wrote:Surely the Reds will take him. He either continues to be terrible or he becomes what he once was. Either of those outcomes would be good for them.


And so they did. I'm sure pitching at GABP will cure what ails him.

That’s like the worst place for him to go with the ballpark and their inability to develop/work on any pitching. I’m pretty shocked he didn’t end up on one of the West Coast teams with a bigger park (which is like all of them).
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Re: The DFA’d Knight

Postby biittner77 » Wed May 09, 2018 5:32 pm

Cubswin11 wrote:
XZero77 wrote:
biittner77 wrote:Surely the Reds will take him. He either continues to be terrible or he becomes what he once was. Either of those outcomes would be good for them.


And so they did. I'm sure pitching at GABP will cure what ails him.

That’s like the worst place for him to go with the ballpark and their inability to develop/work on any pitching. I’m pretty shocked he didn’t end up on one of the West Coast teams with a bigger park (which is like all of them).


The Reds have the worst record in the NL so they had dibs. At least that's how it used to work.
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Re: The DFA’d Knight

Postby Cubswin11 » Wed May 09, 2018 6:21 pm

biittner77 wrote:
Cubswin11 wrote:
XZero77 wrote:
And so they did. I'm sure pitching at GABP will cure what ails him.

That’s like the worst place for him to go with the ballpark and their inability to develop/work on any pitching. I’m pretty shocked he didn’t end up on one of the West Coast teams with a bigger park (which is like all of them).


The Reds have the worst record in the NL so they had dibs. At least that's how it used to work.

That’s right. Thought he was free to sign with whoever and then a trade could be worked out, but that’s wrong.
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Re: The DFA’d Knight

Postby squally1313 » Wed May 09, 2018 6:42 pm

TBS Playoffs Insider wrote:
Post Count Padder wrote:Remember how their young pitchers are better than our young hitters?


jury is still out


Is jury one of their young pitchers?
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Re: The DFA’d Knight

Postby biittner77 » Wed May 09, 2018 7:02 pm

Cubswin11 wrote:
biittner77 wrote:
Cubswin11 wrote:That’s like the worst place for him to go with the ballpark and their inability to develop/work on any pitching. I’m pretty shocked he didn’t end up on one of the West Coast teams with a bigger park (which is like all of them).


The Reds have the worst record in the NL so they had dibs. At least that's how it used to work.

That’s right. Thought he was free to sign with whoever and then a trade could be worked out, but that’s wrong.


I think that's how revocable waivers work.
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