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Jarrod Saltalamacchia signs

Discussion in 'Miami Marlins' started by Larry, Dec 3, 2013.

  1. Backin2008

    Backin2008 Backin2008

    A team that hits around .230 is never fun to watch.
  2. BroncoBob27

    BroncoBob27 Hammerhead


    I agree with this. Tons of expectations going into one season with a huge let down, compared to going into the next season with zero expectations and watching some kids grow in front of our eyes. 2014 should be better, with a couple hopefully silencing some skeptics.
  3. SixYearItch

    SixYearItch Grasshopper

    Except for when Jose pitched, absolutely disagree. Last years product on the field was an abomination, like watching paint dry. Agree with those who say we should never be subjected to that kind of team again.
  4. Larry

    Larry The Head Fish .

    So you were more entertained by the 2012 squad?
  5. SixYearItch

    SixYearItch Grasshopper

    Absolutely, was frustrated by them but yeh. The 2013 team was just horrific, looking at the group we had in the infield and at catcher, could have very well been the worst assemblage of hitting in the history of the game.
  6. BenderRobot

    BenderRobot Hello! VIP

    I certainly enjoyed the 2013 victories more than the 2012 losses. :lol
  7. Backin2008

    Backin2008 Backin2008

    Yeah, there were so many of them.
  8. BenderRobot

    BenderRobot Hello! VIP

    7 fewer, which was not what was expected. Again, zero-little expectations that fail = more fun to watch than high expectations that fail.

    The 2006 team was a LOT more fun to watch than 04 and 05.
  9. el penguino

    el penguino Marlin

    Only because of Fernandez.

    A Fernandez-less 2013 Marlins is far less exciting than the 2012 Marlins.
  10. Backin2008

    Backin2008 Backin2008

    I agree. Whenever Fernandez pitched, it was electric.
  11. Mr. Baller

    Mr. Baller Muckdog

    Good signing. Should be a nice bat for our lineup. Really like the way our future looks. We may be a year away, but I really like the direction of this team.
  12. FloridaMarlinsForever

    FloridaMarlinsForever Your gonna need a bigger boat

    Happy Christmas.
    Last edited: Dec 8, 2013
  13. Your boy's Francisco has a career .243 avg and a solid .221 last year
  14. Larry

    Larry The Head Fish .

    MVP MVP MVP
  15. anotherrealfan

    anotherrealfan Hammerhead

    Unless have missed it, why hasn't there been an interview with our big signing. Where is the media? I would like to hear what Salty has to say and why he signed here-even if it just the standard reply.
  16. Larry

    Larry The Head Fish .

    He'll be introduced today at the Winter Meetings so expect some quotes later today.
  17. anotherrealfan

    anotherrealfan Hammerhead

    That was the fastest reply in history
  18. Larry

    Larry The Head Fish .

    3 PM press conference. No word on if it'll be streamed anywhere yet.
  19. Hotcorner

    Hotcorner Teal Avenger .

    kinda cool that he grew up going to Marlins games.
  20. Giancarlo Stanton

    Giancarlo Stanton Grasshopper

    I like the move. This will give us time to find our franchise catcher.

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