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Pick up Lorenzo Cain or Anthony Gose WHIR

Postby baegames » Tue Jul 17, 2012 6:29 am

In order to replace Joey Bats if (when) he goes to the DL.
Note: the Blue Jays say they will call up Gose if Bautista goes on the DL: I expect them to call up Gose even if Bautista does not go on the DL. And, if he plays well for a few days does he take the LF job?

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Re: Pick up Lorenzo Cain or Anthony Gose WHIR

Postby MadDog36 » Tue Jul 17, 2012 7:33 am

Post your roster. I would go with Cain b/c he'll have a spot.
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Re: Pick up Lorenzo Cain or Anthony Gose WHIR

Postby pungent » Tue Jul 17, 2012 9:27 am

MadDog36 wrote:Post your roster. I would go with Cain b/c he'll have a spot.


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I agree with MadDog here. I'd take Cain b/c he can help out immediately, but I'd keep one open on Gose.
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Re: Pick up Lorenzo Cain or Anthony Gose WHIR

Postby Seanyfever » Tue Jul 17, 2012 10:35 am

Cain has gig, and there seems to be time to adjust to Gose if he arrives and does well.

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Re: Pick up Lorenzo Cain or Anthony Gose WHIR

Postby Ronniebegood » Tue Jul 17, 2012 3:37 pm

I would say at this point in time Cain is the safer player. He's going to be eased back in probably batting in the 2nd part of the lineup early on but he has more potential this year. I don't see him stealing a lot of bases though.

Gose is a gamble. He could be called up for a short time, he could be very good defensively but not sure how he's going to react to Major league pitching, the guy strikes out a ton! He has to get on to steal bases. I can't see them batting him lead off with that many strikeouts.

I'd go with Cain.
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Re: Pick up Lorenzo Cain or Anthony Gose WHIR

Postby Lenny6 » Tue Jul 17, 2012 5:11 pm

Cain, for the reasons mentioned.

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