Posted by dahsdebater on 7/5/2013 5:07:00 PM (view original):Machado can't start because he plays the same position as one of the four really obvious shoo-ins. Although I think the AL team would be better with Machado starting at 3rd - or better yet Evan Longoria - and Cabrera starting at DH than with Cabrera at 3rd and Big Papi DHing.
Posted by colonels19 on 7/5/2013 11:21:00 PM (view original):Puig is tearing it up no doubt, but he has only played in 30 of his team's 84 or 85 games. It's a hairy situation no doubt, but I say no based upon the games situation. His ML debut was June 3rd.
Posted by Jtpsops on 7/7/2013 4:57:00 PM (view original):Posted by colonels19 on 7/5/2013 11:21:00 PM (view original):Puig is tearing it up no doubt, but he has only played in 30 of his team's 84 or 85 games. It's a hairy situation no doubt, but I say no based upon the games situation. His ML debut was June 3rd.This is my argument. Papelbon's argument that he's taking a spot away from a veteran/established player is absolutely stupid. By that logic, Trout shouldn't be in.
I do think an AS should play at least 2.5 months of the season though.
I dunno. Why shouldn't everybody take this guy totally seriously?
Posted by MikeT23 on 7/9/2013 7:04:00 AM (view original):"I can be your hero baby" is an annoying song. Nobody would vote for him.
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