Comments on: Ryan Doumit Could Sign a Deal Soon http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/11/ryan-doumit-could-sign-a-deal-soon.html Your best source for news on the Pittsburgh Pirates and their minor league system. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 02:46:00 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0.1 By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/11/ryan-doumit-could-sign-a-deal-soon.html#comment-10254 Sun, 13 Nov 2011 19:17:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=21472#comment-10254 Doumit is a pretty good fit for an American league team and should do well, I wish him well and won’t be posting a thousand posts on how stupid the Pirates are if Doumit does well, there is another blog located in Pittsburgh for that.

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By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/11/ryan-doumit-could-sign-a-deal-soon.html#comment-10250 Sun, 13 Nov 2011 16:10:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=21472#comment-10250 3491 : looks like you are an escapee from Bob Smizik’s PG Blog.If you don’t have anything to add,why keep on pounding the same old ” lousy ownership,lousy FO…BLAH LAH BLAH ” ? You played baseball for many years ? Wow ! Congratulations to you ! I am sure that make you an expert on Major League Baseball and player acquisition and developement.

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By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/11/ryan-doumit-could-sign-a-deal-soon.html#comment-10249 Sun, 13 Nov 2011 15:26:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=21472#comment-10249 how much money are you betting on a Pirate winning season???? You are the idiot… I played baseball for many years…I know a defeated team when I see one.. After August every year the QUIT… No pitching..strike outs… WOW… great team…HA HA

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By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/11/ryan-doumit-could-sign-a-deal-soon.html#comment-10248 Sun, 13 Nov 2011 15:17:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=21472#comment-10248 hahaha what an Idiot

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By: Ian Rothermund http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/11/ryan-doumit-could-sign-a-deal-soon.html#comment-10247 Sun, 13 Nov 2011 14:42:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=21472#comment-10247 Actually the Rays have been relatively consistent, while the D’backs have been relatively disappointing for most of their history since the world series days.  The Rays have been consistent due to their ability to draft and handle players in their system; a system which the Pirates have seemed to adopted since N.H. came along.  If all you’re basing your opinion on is how the major league club has performed in recent history, then yeah, the outlook doesn’t seem great.  However, if you think this team could just buy whatever free agent they’d like, you’re mistaken.  We couldn’t even get Carl Pavano last year after offering way over what the Twins did.  We’ve had 4 years with N.H., and all he’s done is build the minors.  This team won’t be able to be consistent without a healthy minor league system, which it hasn’t had since the mid-80’s, and even then just had a few guys with upside.  What would happen if this year they fired N.H. rather than extending his contract, then 2-3 years from now, Pedro pulls his head out, Tony Sanchez recovers from one bad year in the minors after having his face broken the year before, and you have two promising young starters with plus stuff in the rotation in Cole and Taillon.  That’s a lot of what-ifs, but maybe not unreasonable to assume 3 of those 4 things could happen, and that would result in a considerably better team.  Going back to what N.H. and the ownership has control of in regards to player acquisition, one has to look at all the major outlets, those being; Free agency, draft, international free agency.  It has to be clear that acquiring major, game changing players via free agency is not possible, even if the ownership was willing to throw even more money at the problem.  So, judge the managing group on the draft and international signings, that’s all I’m saying.

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By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/11/ryan-doumit-could-sign-a-deal-soon.html#comment-10246 Sun, 13 Nov 2011 13:32:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=21472#comment-10246 It does not matter who..what…when.. the pirates will suck until new owners are in control.. we are all suckers for even reading or caring.. In a few years they will change managers etc. ha ha we are suckers.. If MLB ever wants Pit to win they will force new ownership.. Look at the $$$$ Pittsburgh looses because of the completely awful ownership of this team????? I will never see a good team here… Look at the “RAYS” “DIAMONDBACKS” bad one year great the next.. Smart baseball people there… How can any team be so bad so long???? ONE ANSWER…:-)

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By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/11/ryan-doumit-could-sign-a-deal-soon.html#comment-10245 Sun, 13 Nov 2011 13:29:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=21472#comment-10245 It does not matter who..what…when.. the pirates will suck until new owners are in control.. we are all suckers for even reading or caring..  In a few years they will change managers  etc.  ha ha we are suckers.. If MLB ever wants Pit to win they will force new ownership.. Look at the $$$$ Pittsburgh loses because of the completele awful ownership of this team?????  I will never see a good team here… Look at the “RAYS” “DIAMONDBACKS” bad one year great the next.. Smart baseball people there…  How can any team be so bad so long???? 

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By: Lee Young http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/11/ryan-doumit-could-sign-a-deal-soon.html#comment-10244 Sun, 13 Nov 2011 13:08:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=21472#comment-10244 pls sign quickly ryan………we need the picks.

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By: Tim Williams http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/11/ryan-doumit-could-sign-a-deal-soon.html#comment-10243 Sun, 13 Nov 2011 02:33:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=21472#comment-10243 The Pirates signed Rod Barajas this week.

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By: Anonymous http://www.piratesprospects.com/2011/11/ryan-doumit-could-sign-a-deal-soon.html#comment-10242 Sun, 13 Nov 2011 02:07:00 +0000 http://www.piratesprospects.com/?p=21472#comment-10242 I do not think he will get more than 3 million a year. Feel like pirates will end up with cervali of yanks or a left hand hitting catcher.

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