hey ted, you see the blockbuster trade the dodgers just pulled off?

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  1. SIPAWITZ

    SIPAWITZ Bialy Whore Banned User

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    wow


    dodgers get adrian gonzalez, josh beckett, carl crawford and nick punto

    red sox get james looney and 4 prospects



    holy shit!
     
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    SIPAWITZ Bialy Whore Banned User

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    "I think we recognized that we are not who we want to be right now," Red Sox GM Ben Cherington said. "It's been a large enough sample performance, going back to last year, that we felt like in order to be the team we want to be on the field, we need to make more than cosmetic changes. As we look forward to this offseason, we felt like the opportunity to build the team that we need, that the fans deserve, that we want -- required more of a bold move to give us an opportunity to really reshape the roster, reshape the team. It was a difficult thing to do to trade away four players like this."
     
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    "Thanks to Red Sox nation for everything. You guys are great!" Gonzalez wrote on Twitter. "Excited to get back to Cali and be a part of Dodgertown!"
     
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    Sox cleared like a quarter billion of contracts too, right?

    Insane $$
     
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    A-Gon is good, Beckett sucks ass, Crawford is out for a long time, and Puto is Puto.

    I say good for the Red Sux.
     
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    Why don't you move to LA.

    This is a kick to the gut of SD.
     
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    yep, but they did give LA an unspecified amount in compensation for 270 mil in salary they are adding mil contract
     
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    the sox payroll is now
    $39 million
     
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    a change of scenery mite help beckett, crawford is for 2013, agree punto is punto
     
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    PLZ callmeTED National Treasure Gold

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    I haven't followed the Dodgers since I was a kid, but that's pretty cool, I guess.

    I'm happy for their fans though.
     
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    Translation: WGAS
     
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    This shit was official last night. What is this just pulled off crap. All 3 guys have been in LA for over an hour.

    They left at 9 am pacific
     
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    you can thank magic for me if you will.

    guy is dead serious in making the dodgers a powerhouse organization again
     
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    WGAS

    lol
     
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    Adrian Gonzalez is like another Dwight Howard size name coming to LA.
     
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    Your late as fuck I do :pissed:
     
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    We used to have a good first baseman in SD :coffee:



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    Ted doesn't watch baseball. :coffee: