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    Quote Originally Posted by Enscheff View Post
    I expect everyone to have realistic expectations for Riley moving forward lol
    Would you expect anything less from me?

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    God I am so impressed with how Soroka doesn’t mind pitching to contact.

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    Quote Originally Posted by drewdat View Post
    I wonder what the record for longest first HR is.
    770 ft....

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    Quote Originally Posted by thethe View Post
    Soroka induces a bunch of weak grounders
    But can he hit homers and lead off?
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    Barring health issues soroka will have a few seasons at 230+ innings

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    Quote Originally Posted by thethe View Post
    Soroka induces a bunch of weak grounders
    But can he hit homers and lead off?
    Coppy

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    Quote Originally Posted by bravesfanMatt View Post
    But can he hit homers and lead off?
    Im fairly sure he could lead off...

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    Not going to lie...Chip’s call on the Riley was 400 x better than Boog, Ross, and Chipper.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsebe10 View Post
    God I am so impressed with how Soroka doesn’t mind pitching to contact.
    It is a little sexy for this old Brave fan.

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    Riley’s hands were SO quick on that homer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by salmagundy View Post
    And that's down the drain!! What's your next best guess??
    0-for-the rest of the game.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sturg33 View Post
    IIRC Heyward's was 472
    I believe it was later corrected to be 477.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CrazyTrain View Post
    Riley’s hands were SO quick on that homer.
    that's how he gets that launch angle and exit velocity
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    Riley murdered that ball...holy crap.

    Riley is a perfect example of a prospect most of us would be willing to move...he might end up being one of best hitters of the bunch. He has gotten better each year.

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    Riley caught up to a center cut 90 mph fastball.

    Let's not pretend like we can analyze his swing mechanics or future based on that haha.

    I do look forward to quoting these comments in about a month.
    I think he (Teheran) finishes with a FIP ~3.3. -CrazyTrain 3/35/2019

    Gausman had a bad walk ratio for us -CrazyTrain 11/20/2018
    BB/9 with Braves: 2.72

    Fried, Newk and a couple other guys for Bumgarner and give him a pay day for 6ish years -CrazyTrain 10/15/18

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    Quote Originally Posted by Enscheff View Post
    Riley caught up to a center cut 90 mph fastball.

    Let's not pretend like we can analyze his swing mechanics or future based on that haha.

    I do look forward to quoting these comments in about a month.
    haha

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    Quote Originally Posted by Enscheff View Post
    Riley caught up to a center cut 90 mph fastball.

    Let's not pretend like we can analyze his swing mechanics or future based on that haha.

    I do look forward to quoting these comments in about a month.
    They are just excited about the kid, but you cannot help being an asshole. You're pathetic.

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    Good walk. Dont need to give into goldy there

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    Quote Originally Posted by Braves1976 View Post
    They are just excited about the kid, but you cannot help being an asshole. You're pathetic.
    I'm just giving folks a hard time, but you cannot help being a whiny little baby. You're pathetic.
    I think he (Teheran) finishes with a FIP ~3.3. -CrazyTrain 3/35/2019

    Gausman had a bad walk ratio for us -CrazyTrain 11/20/2018
    BB/9 with Braves: 2.72

    Fried, Newk and a couple other guys for Bumgarner and give him a pay day for 6ish years -CrazyTrain 10/15/18

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    I’m obviously a huge Max Fried fan but Soroka may be a legit ace. He’s just so composed and knows how to get outs.

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