The key would be after the '09 season you will have some DEAD money expired on Schmidt, Garciaparra, Kent and you are one year closer to getting rid of Pierre'a bad contract. I don't even want to talk about A. Jones, he too has only 1 year left and has DEAD money
Bottom line Colletti needs to learn from his mistakes and not allow them to repeat. So here's your line up for the 09 season opener:
Furcal-ss Dewitt -2nd Loney- 1b Blake – 3rd Manny – lf Kemp- cf Ethier- rf Martin- c Pitchers C.C. Lowe Billingsley Kuroda Kershaw--Udy Loza
Why not, it isn't my money. --G. Phillips, Brewster, Nebraska.
It's too much money ($20 mil) but everyone is getting too much money so I would go for it as long as we also try to sign Sabathia. -- R. Affeld, Phoenix, Arizona.
Sign him. But if we don't, for heaven-sakes don't sign free agent Matt Holliday from Colorado who hits .340 at home and .240 on the road. And no more Giants, Ned. --Tommy Swain, Denver, Colorado.
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