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Monthly Archive: October 2005

Monday

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Friday

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Um, Joe?

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Lets not get too carried away now man. You haven’t proven anything just yet. “I believe I was born to manage,” Girardi said. “People asking about not having managed, but as a catcher I believe you manage every day you’re on the field. I was the type of player who had to do the little things to win.” Link to Article Don’t forget to check out http://www.teamsportsbook.com if you bet On Football

Wednesday

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Way to go Joe!!!

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I’m happy to see Joe Girardi get a shot at trying his had as a Major League manager. If you missed the story, you can take a look. Granted he has no experience as a manager and probably should have taken a job in the minor leagues first. However, can you blame him for taking a job that was offered? I know I would have done the same. I hope he turns out to be a great manager. I wish him all the luck in the world in 2006, except when he plays the Cubs. Girardi was always one of […]

Wednesday

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Tuesday

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Hmmmmm….

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So the Atlanta Journal Constitution writes that the time is ticking on talks to resign Furcal for next year. This would be an interesting chance for the Cubs to make a small splash in the FA market come offseason. Furcal would give the Cubs a leadoff hitter that have needed with speed at the top of the order. Dusty seems to like Patterson at leadoff because of HIS speed so here would be a way to take that idea out of Dusty’s head. Give him a speedy leadoff guy to prevent him from leading off Patterson. Furcal has been a […]