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Postby TheYanks04 » Mon May 23, 2005 11:14 pm

We have this from the Fish:

Marlins manager Jack McKeon indicated today that Guillermo Mota and Todd Jones could split save opportunities after Mota comes off the DL this week.
''One works a couple of days in a row and the next guy can take it,'' McKeon said. ''That way, if one guy goes down, we still have somebody to close.'' McKeon also talked about a committee at the start of the spring, but nothing materialized then. It's probably going to be Mota's job on a nearly full-time basis. However, it's expected that he will be used in a non-save situation once or twice after being activated.
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Postby Transmogrifier » Mon May 23, 2005 11:17 pm

TheYanks04 wrote:We have this from the Fish:

Marlins manager Jack McKeon indicated today that Guillermo Mota and Todd Jones could split save opportunities after Mota comes off the DL this week.
''One works a couple of days in a row and the next guy can take it,'' McKeon said. ''That way, if one guy goes down, we still have somebody to close.'' McKeon also talked about a committee at the start of the spring, but nothing materialized then. It's probably going to be Mota's job on a nearly full-time basis. However, it's expected that he will be used in a non-save situation once or twice after being activated.


It'll be Mota's job, I'm sure.
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Postby thehat » Mon May 23, 2005 11:24 pm

Trans...I'm not so sure. Jones has been absolutely outstanding in the interim, and there are many who believe Mota's best role is in the eighth inning.
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Postby KolbSaves » Tue May 24, 2005 1:17 am

What's that sound in the distance? Is it Cornbread sprinting to his computer to start the I told you so express?
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Postby Mercer Boy » Tue May 24, 2005 1:44 am

My lord...we have RBBC's in fantasy football that kill player's value, and now we're going to have a trend in CLBC in fantasy baseball. Yuck! :,-( :-P
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Postby gws226 » Tue May 24, 2005 1:46 am

Hell nothing from ATL or Cincy has been true thusfar..... why should we believe this report? ;-D
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Postby echrisl » Tue May 24, 2005 2:12 am

I've got them both, so if it's true it'll only cost me a roster spot I could be using for something else ... :-[
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Postby Pokeyouindaeye » Tue May 24, 2005 2:46 am

It's like Todd Jones pulled Rod Beck aside and asked him for a few pointers...

What happened to Beck? He saved my fantasy team a couple years ago...
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Postby davidmarver » Tue May 24, 2005 2:52 am

Pokeyouindaeye wrote:It's like Todd Jones pulled Rod Beck aside and asked him for a few pointers...

What happened to Beck? He saved my fantasy team a couple years ago...


Drinking problems, plus Hoffman returned. Don't know where he went after that.
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Postby reznorsboy » Tue May 24, 2005 5:11 am

What is happening to the closers in this league
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