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    Chipper Jones

    He is done with the WBC after hurting his right oblique..will he ever stay healthy for a whole season? over/under on how many games he misses this year..I'm goin 25


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    Re: Chipper Jones

    I'll take the over. I am surprised he would play in the WBC with his injury history.



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    Re: Chipper Jones

    Better be over or I am going to have a hard time watching my Braves



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    Re: Chipper Jones

    Right O-blique...........Right ******* OBLIQUE!


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    Re: Chipper Jones

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones85' View Post
    Better be over or I am going to have a hard time watching my Braves
    you mean the under? b/c question was how many games he would miss

    and i say over 25 games



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    Re: Chipper Jones

    Definitely over 25, without a doubt. He has to take his sporadic days off, too, so you have to factor that in. I'm thinking the Braves would be lucky to have him for 120 games.



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    Re: Chipper Jones

    This is a shame. He is truly one of the great guys of baseball. I hope he can stay healthy.

    BTW, that was a sweet game last night huh?



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    Re: Chipper Jones

    Quote Originally Posted by 06Panther View Post
    This is a shame. He is truly one of the great guys of baseball. I hope he can stay healthy.

    BTW, that was a sweet game last night huh?
    Oh my gosh yeah. David Wright apparently is getting flack for not being a clutch hitter in New York...hmm...



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    Re: Chipper Jones

    Also, unsung player of the game: Shane Victorino. Helluva game, and he got almost no credit.



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    Re: Chipper Jones

    Quote Originally Posted by wags View Post
    He is done with the WBC after hurting his right oblique..will he ever stay healthy for a whole season? over/under on how many games he misses this year..I'm goin 25
    Over. They will probably sit him quite a few games even without injury given his age/injury history.



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    Re: Chipper Jones

    Quote Originally Posted by bkurt58 View Post
    Also, unsung player of the game: Shane Victorino. Helluva game, and he got almost no credit.
    Victorino reminds my of Dykstra when he played in Philly, only without the 'roids (hopefully). The guy is tough and just flat out makes plays. Those are the type of guys that I like to root for.



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    Re: Chipper Jones

    Quote Originally Posted by lytle3478 View Post
    you mean the under? b/c question was how many games he would miss

    and i say over 25 games
    I did mean under! Doh



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    Re: Chipper Jones

    Where's cybsball when you need him?!



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    Re: Chipper Jones

    Quote Originally Posted by bkurt58 View Post
    Where's cybsball when you need him?!

    What? I'm here... I "hope" chipper plays about 145 games missing the occasional planned day off... He could play through what he has right now if he wanted to...



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    Re: Chipper Jones

    Quote Originally Posted by djcubby View Post
    Victorino reminds my of Dykstra when he played in Philly, only without the 'roids (hopefully). The guy is tough and just flat out makes plays. Those are the type of guys that I like to root for.
    Victorino is my favorite player in MLB right now and it's not really that close... Love that guy. If the USA pulls off the Classic win it will be because of guys like him and DiRosa....



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