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Old 11-16-2007, 07:35 PM
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Two of the guys I caught in high school were drafted, one by the Reds and the other by the A's, the one drafted by the A's never made it and retired at 28. I corrected the typo in my original post where I duplicated the same thing, after taking a phone call and losing my train of thought.
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Old 11-16-2007, 07:36 PM
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Originally Posted by upperdeckusc View Post
i was referring to that fact that someone actually caught for these two different people, having both of them drafted by MLB teams, the same team for that matter, they both get huge, and both deteriorate and have really bad injuries. that type of a situation is unfortunate, and not that common.
easy tiger......

I'm pretty sure it is just one guy. I don't want to speak for Daver, but I think he just looked at the way he had it typed out the first time, didn't like how he phrased it, re-typed it, and forget to delete the one he intended to omit.

EDIT:Well, I was close I guess.
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Old 11-16-2007, 07:40 PM
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ok NOW this is starting to make sense
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Old 11-16-2007, 07:52 PM
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I'm going to chime in on this discussion with how I feel about Rasner. To me he is the same type of guy that Daniel Cortes was to our system(BTW, the royaleswithcheese blog myspace article on him is hilarious if you haven't read it). One of the young kids who you like to have because of their projectable frame, and a good arm. Someone who is a bit raw in their pitchability, but has the tools that can be worked with. He also has a good bloodline, so that is another plus.
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Old 11-17-2007, 12:44 PM
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Originally Posted by KRS1 View Post
To me he is the same type of guy that Daniel Cortes was to our system.
Excellent comparison, that's exactly who I was thinking of when this thread started...

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