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Old 08-16-2018, 07:04 PM
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Originally Posted by TomBradley72 View Post
No way do you extend Jimenez, Cease or Kopech- they have all had great, complete seasons- give them a few months off then back at it in February.
I think I lean toward this position as well.

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Originally Posted by Mohoney View Post
I agree. There is too much injury risk. Send the quad-A fringe guys. If they really want Robert to play more, they can send him to Dominican League.
All things being equal, I’d prefer Robert - if he’s eligible - to play for the AFL squad. Their home games are played at Camelback Ranch, so he’d be readily accessible to Sox trainers.

I think I would draw my six Sox from this list:

Definite:

Burdi (to get innings after missing time)
Dunning (ditto)
Clarkin (ditto)
Collins (more reps both at and behind the plate)


Wish list (if eligible):

Hansen (see Burdi, Dunning, Clarkin)
Robert (see Hansen)

Contingency options if Hansen/Robert are ineligible:

Cordell (a chance to show that he might be in the CF mix next year)
Call (a chance to see if his hit tool can stand up against top competition)
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