Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

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Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby UMFan83 » Thu Aug 30, 2018 9:26 pm

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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby Transmogrified Tiger » Thu Aug 30, 2018 9:31 pm

yeah but now we can say 'dangit bobby' when he screws up so this is a net positive
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby ConstableRabbit » Thu Aug 30, 2018 9:32 pm

At least he can play defense.
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby ConstableRabbit » Thu Aug 30, 2018 9:32 pm

Transmogrified Tiger wrote:yeah but now we can say 'dangit bobby' when he screws up so this is a net positive

https://www.baseball-reference.com/play ... bo01.shtml
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby Transmogrified Tiger » Thu Aug 30, 2018 9:34 pm

ConstableRabbit wrote:
Transmogrified Tiger wrote:yeah but now we can say 'dangit bobby' when he screws up so this is a net positive

https://www.baseball-reference.com/play ... bo01.shtml


that boy ain't right
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby ConstableRabbit » Thu Aug 30, 2018 9:37 pm

Transmogrified Tiger wrote:
ConstableRabbit wrote:
Transmogrified Tiger wrote:yeah but now we can say 'dangit bobby' when he screws up so this is a net positive

https://www.baseball-reference.com/play ... bo01.shtml


that boy ain't right

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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby Old Style » Thu Aug 30, 2018 9:57 pm

Definitely the final piece in the World Series puzzle. HAIL THEO!
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Postby Sammy Sofa » Thu Aug 30, 2018 10:09 pm

Old Style wrote:HAIL THEO!


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Postby Banedon » Thu Aug 30, 2018 11:17 pm

The all Wil(l)son catching staff is upon us.
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby Neuby » Thu Aug 30, 2018 11:25 pm

Was hoping for Rivera or Ellis but this will do. Does he bump Victor Caratini from the post season roster?
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby Banedon » Thu Aug 30, 2018 11:28 pm

Neuby wrote:Was hoping for Rivera or Ellis but this will do. Does he bump Victor Caratini from the post season roster?


Braves put a waiver claim on Rivera, so we couldn't get him. Not sure on Ellis.
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby Stu » Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:24 am

Transmogrified Tiger wrote:yeah but now we can say 'dangit bobby' when he screws up so this is a net positive


6 AM and already the boy ain’t right
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby Derwood » Fri Aug 31, 2018 1:34 am

Has anyone made a King of the Hill joke yet?
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby UMFan83 » Fri Aug 31, 2018 1:38 am

Derwood wrote:Has anyone made a King of the Hill joke yet?


You are either being very self-aware or you’ve reached peak derwood
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby Derwood » Fri Aug 31, 2018 1:45 am

UMFan83 wrote:
Derwood wrote:Has anyone made a King of the Hill joke yet?


You are either being very self-aware or you’ve reached peak derwood


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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby Stu » Fri Aug 31, 2018 2:04 am

I remember when we had Bobby Hill and I thought he was going to be really good.
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby Ding Dong Johnson » Fri Aug 31, 2018 2:06 am

Neuby wrote:Was hoping for Rivera or Ellis but this will do. Does he bump Victor Caratini from the post season roster?

jesus, I hope not. I don't even care if the horsefeathers brings the weed
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby Sammy Sofa » Fri Aug 31, 2018 2:47 am

UMFan83 wrote:
Derwood wrote:Has anyone made a King of the Hill joke yet?


You are either being very self-aware or you’ve reached peak derwood


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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby Bear Cub » Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:31 am

Got to get Gore to Chicago to run for Wilson if he would ever get on base.
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby Backtobanks » Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:44 am

Bear Cub wrote:Got to get Gore to Chicago to run for Wilson if he would ever get on base.


Wilson get on base. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby itisallpartoftheplan » Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:24 am

Stu wrote:I remember when we had Bobby Hill and I thought he was going to be really good.


Aramis was great enough for him.
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby champaignchris » Fri Aug 31, 2018 2:37 pm

itisallpartoftheplan wrote:
Stu wrote:I remember when we had Bobby Hill and I thought he was going to be really good.


Aramis was great enough for him.


I was just about to post the same.
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby Stu » Fri Aug 31, 2018 3:19 pm

champaignchris wrote:
itisallpartoftheplan wrote:
Stu wrote:I remember when we had Bobby Hill and I thought he was going to be really good.


Aramis was great enough for him.


I was just about to post the same.


Likely Hendy's best trade. Certainly was surprised that Hill never turned out to be much after that.
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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby sneakypower » Fri Aug 31, 2018 3:28 pm

itisallpartoftheplan wrote:
Stu wrote:I remember when we had Bobby Hill and I thought he was going to be really good.


Aramis was great enough for him.

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Re: Cubs trade bad backup catcher for another bad backup catcher

Postby Stu » Wed Sep 19, 2018 9:07 am

Whatever happened to this guy? Still on the DL?
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