- Nov 4, 2007
Grabbed Cubs at +195 after the first inning. Happier about that now.
His Rays may have feasted on Maddon when he was with the A's, 13 HR in 67.2 IP!nattysez said:Wow - Maddon is not messing around. Pulling Hammel after 3 IP plus one batter. He has a lot more faith in his pen than I do.
Yes, they've embraced the lovable losers, we're long suffering but happy Cubbies fans.Al Zarilla said:But they're lovable. How does that fly in Chicago, vs. how it wouldn't in Bos, NY, Phi, etc? Midwest?
Naturally, the move works for Captain Smarmy.Remagellan said:I really hope Grichuk goes deep here after this "genius" move.
If it were legal, I think I would punch Joe Maddon in the face until either his face or my fist disintegrated.
Lackey was a complete asshole pitching for the Angels, yet many RS fans (not me) forgot all about it when he helped win a WS for them.54thMA said:Naturally, the move works for Captain Smarmy.
Every move this dickhead has made this series has come up aces; just ask him.,
How any impartial fan can root for a team this douchenozzle manages is beyond my comprehension.
How soon Red Sox fans forget what a shithead he was as the Devil Rays manager.
His players always seem to be completely behind him, and he is smart, which some managers ain't. I'd put him up real close to, but behind Bochy.jon abbey said:I've always liked Maddon, he would be my first choice manager of anyone if I was a GM.