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Bob Melvin, please pick up the white courtesy phone

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by suburbia, May 7, 2009.

  1. suburbia

    suburbia Active Member

  2. I Digress

    I Digress Guest

    So, do you think they fired him in person, or waited to text him when he got to the park?
  3. zagoshe

    zagoshe Well-Known Member

    No, that only happens to the beat writers covering the team......
  4. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    I was kind of surprised he got the Diamonbacks gig in the first place. Most managers are either known as tacticians, good with old players, good with young players or a combination. Never understood what Melvin's forte was.
  5. Guy_Incognito

    Guy_Incognito Well-Known Member

    He's not Bob Brenly?
  6. PCLoadLetter

    PCLoadLetter Well-Known Member

    They hired a clown to do it as a singing telegram.
  7. BYH

    BYH Active Member

  8. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    That's sure a blue note for Melvin.
  9. Della9250

    Della9250 Well-Known Member

    A.J. Hinch huh? What an inspired choice.
  10. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    Stanford (and the state of Oklahoma) representin'. In a good way for a change.
  11. Herbert Anchovy

    Herbert Anchovy Active Member

    This team isn't hitting a lick.

    Max Scherzer has gotten six runs of support all season.
  12. forever_town

    forever_town Well-Known Member

    They're not hitting with Rich Schu as hitting coach? That's a shocker.
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