What Closer is the 1st to lose his job? - Fantasy Baseball Cafe 2014 Fantasy Baseball Cafe
100% Deposit Bonus for Cafe Members!

Return to Baseball Leftovers

What Closer is the 1st to lose his job?

Moderator: Baseball Moderators

Postby thehat » Thu Apr 20, 2006 7:10 pm

CPHFighter1 wrote:
thehat wrote:
CeeLoGreen wrote:Who is next in line in Texas. Could they really be considering a change???


No idea how long Buck's leash is for Cordero. Popular theory would be that Alfonseca would be next in line, given his experience in the role. Personally, I would nominate Benoit based on his stuff, but I have reservations about whether he has the right temperament for the job.


Why wouldn't it be Otsuka? Regardless, unless he's pitching hurt, I don't see Cordero losing his job.


Forgot about him, to be honest. Don't think he's any better or worse than the others. Sure sounds like a committee if something is wrong with Cordero or if he just keeps getting raked.
thehat
General Manager
General Manager

User avatar
CafeholicFantasy Expert
Posts: 3721
Joined: 1 Jun 2003
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Fabulous Las Vegas

Postby Yoda » Thu Apr 20, 2006 7:16 pm

thehat wrote:
CPHFighter1 wrote:
thehat wrote:
CeeLoGreen wrote:Who is next in line in Texas. Could they really be considering a change???


No idea how long Buck's leash is for Cordero. Popular theory would be that Alfonseca would be next in line, given his experience in the role. Personally, I would nominate Benoit based on his stuff, but I have reservations about whether he has the right temperament for the job.


Why wouldn't it be Otsuka? Regardless, unless he's pitching hurt, I don't see Cordero losing his job.


Forgot about him, to be honest. Don't think he's any better or worse than the others. Sure sounds like a committee if something is wrong with Cordero or if he just keeps getting raked.


Otsuka is the most logical to be next in line although anything is possilble.
"Think of how stupid the average person is, and realize half of them are stupider than that." ~George Carlin
Yoda
Hall of Fame Hero
Hall of Fame Hero

User avatar
Fantasy ExpertMock(ing) Drafter
Posts: 21344
Joined: 21 Jan 2005
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: 15th green...

Postby The Miner Part 2 » Thu Apr 20, 2006 7:16 pm

thehat wrote:
giants! wrote:Bobby Jenks will lose his to Hermanson or Cotts or Mccarthy


HUH???

Hermanson's career could be over, Cotts is not a closer (and his '05 was probably a fluke at any rate) and McCarthy profiles strongly as a starter.


preach brother! and jenks .86 whip is nothing to scoff at.
Image
The Miner Part 2
General Manager
General Manager

User avatar
Mock(ing) Drafter
Posts: 3757
Joined: 16 Sep 2004
Home Cafe: Baseball
Location: Throwing rocks at The Cubby Bear.

Previous

Return to Baseball Leftovers

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: scarnicease and 11 guests

Forums Articles & Tips Sleepers Rankings Leagues


Today's Games
Saturday, Jul. 26
(All times are EST, weather icons show forecast for game time)

Toronto at NY Yankees
(1:05 pm)
St. Louis at Chi Cubs
(4:05 pm)
Washington at Cincinnati
(4:05 pm)
Baltimore at Seattle
(4:10 pm)
Arizona at Philadelphia
(7:05 pm)
Boston at Tampa Bay
(7:10 pm)
indoors
Chi White Sox at Minnesota
(7:10 pm)
NY Mets at Milwaukee
(7:10 pm)
Cleveland at Kansas City
(7:10 pm)
Miami at Houston
(7:10 pm)
San Diego at Atlanta
(7:10 pm)
Oakland at Texas
(8:05 pm)
Pittsburgh at Colorado
(8:10 pm)
Detroit at LA Angels
(9:05 pm)
LA Dodgers at San Francisco
(9:05 pm)

  • Fantasy Baseball
  • Article Submissions
  • Privacy Statement
  • Site Survey 
  • Contact