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Monday, November 19, 2007

White Sox send Garland to Angels for Cabrera

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SuperGrover Posted: November 19, 2007 at 05:28 PM | 213 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   201. Dan Szymborski Posted: November 20, 2007 at 04:17 PM (#2621229)
Amusingly enough, my 3rd best comp for Jon Garland is Wayne Garland.
   202. Gambling Rent Czar Posted: November 20, 2007 at 08:58 PM (#2621721)
Just had to kick a guy while he's down, huh?


found it.

you made me work for it.

that means it is probably worth it
   203. Gambling Rent Czar Posted: November 20, 2007 at 09:00 PM (#2621722)
oh and ..

Fight on! :)
   204. Shredder Posted: November 20, 2007 at 09:22 PM (#2621756)
All you had to do was click on my BTF profile.
   205. Gambling Rent Czar Posted: November 20, 2007 at 09:45 PM (#2621778)
lol ..

never thought of that . doh!
   206. Los Angeles El Hombre de Anaheim Posted: November 20, 2007 at 09:54 PM (#2621790)
Wait, Shredder has a blog?
   207. Dag Nabbit at ExactlyAsOld.com Posted: November 20, 2007 at 10:00 PM (#2621795)
--Jon Garland has pitched in a challenging division

True, but aside from Cleveland the hitting in the division is really nothing special. It's the game's best pitching division by & large.
   208. Jorge Luis Bourjos (Walewander) Posted: November 20, 2007 at 10:35 PM (#2621818)

True, but aside from Cleveland the hitting in the division is really nothing special. It's the game's best pitching division by & large.


Um, the Tigers scored 887 runs last year- second in the majors and a full half-run a game more than the Indians.
   209. Shredder Posted: November 20, 2007 at 11:03 PM (#2621848)
Wait, Shredder has a blog?
It's been there for a while, dude. I mean, it's not very good, but it exists.
   210. Los Angeles El Hombre de Anaheim Posted: November 20, 2007 at 11:20 PM (#2621858)
I'm kidding, I'm kidding! How can anyone comment on the feud between 6-4-3 and you without knowing you?

Lemme know if you ever go see Fountains of Wayne or Guster.
   211. Shredder Posted: November 20, 2007 at 11:25 PM (#2621860)
I just saw F-O-W a few months ago, but I don't think I wrote about it.
   212. Los Angeles El Hombre de Anaheim Posted: November 20, 2007 at 11:36 PM (#2621876)
Bah. They're my Band Of The Moment.

Garland's pitched well against Detroit and KC the last few years, but he's only been mediocre against the Twins and not particularly good against Cleveland. Moving west, Texas can hit, Oakland can't, and we'll see which Mariner team shows up. I don't see Garland suffering from a change in divisions.
   213. Dr. Vaux Posted: November 20, 2007 at 11:45 PM (#2621892)
I haven't commented on this trade yet. The White Sox aren't contending next year and Garland's in the last year of his contract, so it makes perfect sense for them to trade him. But they could have gotten a lot more in this pitching market. They might have been able to get Matt Kemp, or at least actual good prospects from probably half the teams in baseball.

For the Angels, can this mean Weaver in a deal for for Miguel Cabrera? They probably shouldn't do that, but that would make the Angels better for 2008.
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