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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tampa Bay Rays make another small deal, acquiring INF Ryan Schimpf

The ultimate Three True Outcomes player will be walking, striking out, and hitting bombs in Tampa.

Jim Furtado Posted: December 12, 2017 at 02:04 PM | 7 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Pat Rapper's Delight (as quoted on MLB Network) Posted: December 12, 2017 at 03:12 PM (#5590990)
The ultimate Three True Outcomes player will be walking, striking out, and hitting bombs in Tampa.

Texas gave up on Joey Gallo?
   2. Der-K: downgraded to lurker Posted: December 12, 2017 at 03:36 PM (#5591023)
(I did something weird with formatting -- deleted)
   3. Der-K: downgraded to lurker Posted: December 12, 2017 at 03:40 PM (#5591026)
Schmipf was close to Gallo (well, less successful) last year:
Player   PA   HR    BB    SO   1B
Gallo   532 7.7
14.136.86.0%
Schimpf 197 7.113.735.55.1
   4. Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Griffin (Vlad) Posted: December 12, 2017 at 03:42 PM (#5591032)
He does feel like a Tampa kind of player, doesn't he?
   5. PreservedFish Posted: December 12, 2017 at 03:53 PM (#5591045)
He makes Mark Bellhorn look like Joey Cora.
   6. Walt Davis Posted: December 12, 2017 at 07:51 PM (#5591232)
Another small deal? What exciting small Tampa deals have I missed??!!
   7. Howie Menckel Posted: December 12, 2017 at 10:38 PM (#5591340)
34 HR in 441 AB in MLB used to make you a franchise player

but .195 AVG and 175 K is an issue, and he turns 30 in April

2B in 2016, 3B in 2017

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