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Postby Invictus » Sun Jul 31, 2005 6:21 pm

I like this deal - im glad gerut did SOMETHING for us.... if only get us a guy with a decent OBP and decent speed.

Am i the only one who wants to see Lawton go straight to the lead-off spot? What is everyone's thoughts?
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Postby cubsrock » Sun Jul 31, 2005 6:25 pm

ya, hariston just hasn't been cutting it leading off. I still like walker in the #2 spot though.
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Postby Mustangs989 » Sun Jul 31, 2005 6:28 pm

I like this deal for us like I've stated in other threads. Lawton is a good leadoff man that should get on base in front of the big hitters. I'm just interested to see what the lineup will be like when Nomar comes back. Will they put him in the #2 hole or at #6? I'd bet #6 to start out but we'll see.
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Postby ironman » Mon Aug 01, 2005 1:33 pm

I'm liking this deal. It reminds me of when they traded for Jose Hernandez only to turn around and send him to Pittsburgh for A-Ram. Obviously Lawton isn't A-Ram but he should provide a much more stable bat in the lineup.
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Postby Dr_Spine » Tue Aug 02, 2005 4:51 pm

Lawton
Walker
Lee
A-Ram
Burnitz
Nomar
Murton
Barett
(Pitcher)

Wow....sounds like a winner to me. lets just hope they produce!
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Postby Steelers Rule » Wed Aug 03, 2005 9:07 pm

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