The W
Views: 113919699
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
2.7.09 0106
The 7 - Baseball - Simmons on Nomah's Departure.
This thread has 3 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
Pages: Prev 1 2(661 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (27 total)
JayJayDean
Scrapple
Level: 128

Posts: 1478/4750
EXP: 23820961
For next: 560805

Since: 2.1.02
From: Seattle, WA

Since last post: 158 days
Last activity: 4 days
AIM:  
Y!:
#21 Posted on 5.8.04 0825.47
Reposted on: 5.8.11 0826.48
    Originally posted by skorpio17
    The Yankees would never trade Jeter for an Orlando Cabrera.


Of course if you remove ALL context, the Sox would never trade Nomar for Cabrera, either. If Jeter were...

1. About to be a free agent
2. Making ridiculous contract demands
3. Completely unhappy

...I think the Yankees would be as inclined to ship him outta town as the Sox were Nomar.
TheCow
Landjager
Level: 64

Posts: 827/948
EXP: 2123615
For next: 90494

Since: 3.1.02
From: Knoxville, TN

Since last post: 3067 days
Last activity: 3067 days
AIM:  
Y!:
#22 Posted on 5.8.04 0950.20
Reposted on: 5.8.11 0950.41
    Originally posted by skorpio17
    The Yankees would never trade Jeter for an Orlando Cabrera.



You're right. They'd just release him outright, move A-Rod back, then trade for the best third baseman not on the market.
Von Maestro
Boudin rouge
Level: 48

Posts: 187/515
EXP: 789217
For next: 34331

Since: 6.1.04
From: New York

Since last post: 162 days
Last activity: 1 day
#23 Posted on 5.8.04 1009.57
Reposted on: 5.8.11 1010.17
    Originally posted by skorpio17
    And if you are down by two runs in the bottom of the ninth he's the guy I want up. (See yesterday's game)


Oh come on!! He got beat by Dotel & hit a little flare that found a hole between the rightfielder & centerfielder.

That's not clutch, it's lucky...
bubblesthechimp
Boudin rouge
Level: 49

Posts: 369/521
EXP: 858807
For next: 25082

Since: 22.3.02
From: Weymouth, Ma

Since last post: 352 days
Last activity: 226 days
#24 Posted on 5.8.04 2033.13
Reposted on: 5.8.11 2034.26
just for fun a comparision between Derek Jeter's and Nomar Garciaparra's current defensive numbers.

G - INN - E - RF - FPCT
101 891.2 7 4.67 .985 Jeter

037 311.1 6 3.87 .957 Garciapparra




(edited by bubblesthechimp on 5.8.04 2146)
Jakegnosis
Morcilla
Level: 54

Posts: 618/645
EXP: 1168582
For next: 65295

Since: 26.7.02
From: Maine

Since last post: 3479 days
Last activity: 3463 days
#25 Posted on 6.8.04 1317.09
Reposted on: 6.8.11 1323.03
Bubbles, everybody knows Jeter's a better defensive SS than Nomar. If you're going to put up the defensive stats you should put the offense in there, too. Nomar owns Jeter in every offensive category.
Big Bad
Scrapple
Level: 151

Posts: 3218/6970
EXP: 42334973
For next: 961603

Since: 4.1.02
From: Dorchester, Ontario

Since last post: 11 days
Last activity: 23 hours
#26 Posted on 6.8.04 1912.11
Reposted on: 6.8.11 1916.43
Just to get this thread slightly back on topic, the near-daily Bill Simmons columns are probably the highlight of my summer. And they're all FUNNY, which is the best part; the guy must have a bunch of pent-up material from Kimmel.
PalpatineW
Lap cheong
Level: 78

Posts: 1161/1528
EXP: 4345992
For next: 36253

Since: 2.1.02
From: Getting Rowdy

Since last post: 3447 days
Last activity: 3290 days
AIM:  
#27 Posted on 6.8.04 2157.55
Reposted on: 6.8.11 2158.10
    Originally posted by Jakegnosis
    Bubbles, everybody knows Jeter's a better defensive SS than Nomar. If you're going to put up the defensive stats you should put the offense in there, too. Nomar owns Jeter in every offensive category.


Actually, no; he isn't. As much as defense has been studied (and compared to offense, it barely has) "everyone" knows that Nomar is the better defensive SS.

Rather than look at this year, bubbles, why not pull up some stats from years where Nomar hasn't been half-crippled?
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Pages: Prev 1 2Thread ahead: Roger Clemens thrown out of a Little League game
Next thread: Yanks want to build a new stadium, and the other 29 teams will pay for it
Previous thread: Washington Expos
(661 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Related threads: Pissed off at NESN - BOS/NY Suspensions Handed Down - Sawks/Yanks Brawl - More...
The 7 - Baseball - Simmons on Nomah's Departure.Register and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2015 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.183 seconds.