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Trevor Bauer called up..

Postby converge241 » Thu May 17, 2012 2:04 pm

to AAA

:)

But hey getting closer!

The Diamondbacks have promoted pitching prospect Trevor Bauer from Double-A Mobile to Triple-A Reno.
A well-deserved bump for Bauer, who continues to skyrocket through the Diamondbacks' farm system. He registered a fantastic 1.68 ERA and 60/26 K/BB ratio in 48 1/3 innings this year at the Double-A level and should work his way up to the major leagues before the All-Star break. The 21-year-old right-hander is worth a stash in fantasy leagues that allow bench spots.
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Re: Trevor Bauer called up..

Postby Mookie4ever » Thu May 17, 2012 2:15 pm

I'm glad that they are moving Bauer up before Skaggs. Have Skaggs on my minor league roster and I don't have room for him on my active roster so I want him held down until next year.
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Re: Trevor Bauer called up..

Postby Tennessee Jed » Thu May 17, 2012 2:17 pm

dude... blue ball'd.
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Re: Trevor Bauer called up..

Postby lane_anasazi2 » Thu May 17, 2012 2:33 pm

Hilarious.
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Re: Trevor Bauer called up..

Postby SpecialFNK » Thu May 17, 2012 4:18 pm

tease.
just like a hot girl saying she's sending you pictures of her topless, you get all excited, then you get them and they're pictures of her as a baby. yeah, real funny, haha, no.

they just drafted him last year. I know he's dominated at AA this year, but should one really expect him to come up to the DBacks this season? isn't that rushing him? maybe it's premature ejac, err a little too soon to be expecting greatness even at AAA.
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Re: Trevor Bauer called up..

Postby silverZ » Fri May 18, 2012 10:16 am

Don't do that to me... :-C
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Re: Trevor Bauer called up..

Postby hondo4mvp » Fri May 18, 2012 11:39 am

There's haha type funny and there's let's laugh at the crippled kid in the lunch line type funny.This would be the latter.
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Re: Trevor Bauer called up..

Postby Philly_05 » Fri May 18, 2012 7:42 pm

My hopes were dashed. I went to my team page and got the blurb that Bauer was promoted. I had double fists in the air as I kept reading to AAA. Fists fall down and a small kitten dies somewhere. :-D
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Re: Trevor Bauer called up..

Postby Y`s Guy » Fri May 18, 2012 7:52 pm

converge241 wrote:to AAA

:)

But hey getting closer!

The Diamondbacks have promoted pitching prospect Trevor Bauer from Double-A Mobile to Triple-A Reno.
A well-deserved bump for Bauer, who continues to skyrocket through the Diamondbacks' farm system. He registered a fantastic 1.68 ERA and 60/26 K/BB ratio in 48 1/3 innings this year at the Double-A level and should work his way up to the major leagues before the All-Star break. The 21-year-old right-hander is worth a stash in fantasy leagues that allow bench spots.



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Re: Trevor Bauer called up..

Postby footballisbetter.com » Fri May 18, 2012 8:28 pm

converge241 wrote:
The Diamondbacks have promoted pitching prospect Trevor Bauer from Double-A Mobile to Triple-A Reno.
A well-deserved bump for Bauer, who continues to skyrocket through the Diamondbacks' farm system. He registered a fantastic 1.68 ERA and 60/26 K/BB ratio in 48 1/3 innings this year at the Double-A level and should work his way up to the major leagues before the All-Star break. The 21-year-old right-hander is worth a stash in fantasy leagues that allow bench spots.

Are there leagues that don't allow bench spots?
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