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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by Goapps15 » Wed Feb 28, 2018 12:07 pm

I don't think Kermit is getting enough credit for how difficult this job is going to be. He was honestly left in worse shape than Fox.

Baseball recruiting is done 2 years in advance and the roster he inherited had multiple guys leave early for the draft and his best pitcher leave for UNCW.

I am very impressed with how he has done so far and the progress that is being made.



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Re: 2018 Baseball

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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by MDaniels84 » Wed Feb 28, 2018 3:30 pm

I am excited about App baseball and not just at the expense of not being excited about App basketball. I think that Kermit will end up being a "home run" hire.



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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by APPARJ » Wed Feb 28, 2018 3:46 pm

Goapps15 wrote:
Wed Feb 28, 2018 12:07 pm
I don't think Kermit is getting enough credit for how difficult this job is going to be. He was honestly left in worse shape than Fox.

Baseball recruiting is done 2 years in advance and the roster he inherited had multiple guys leave early for the draft and his best pitcher leave for UNCW.

I am very impressed with how he has done so far and the progress that is being made.
I don't want to split hairs but I think Fox inherited a worse situation. IMO Kermit is THE guy and he definitely inherited a problem. That said, Kermit inherited a culture problem mixed with a talent problem. Fox had culture, talent, and GRADES! Dumpster fire.


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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by Goapps15 » Wed Feb 28, 2018 3:59 pm

APPARJ wrote:
Wed Feb 28, 2018 3:46 pm
Goapps15 wrote:
Wed Feb 28, 2018 12:07 pm
I don't think Kermit is getting enough credit for how difficult this job is going to be. He was honestly left in worse shape than Fox.

Baseball recruiting is done 2 years in advance and the roster he inherited had multiple guys leave early for the draft and his best pitcher leave for UNCW.

I am very impressed with how he has done so far and the progress that is being made.
I don't want to split hairs but I think Fox inherited a worse situation. IMO Kermit is THE guy and he definitely inherited a problem. That said, Kermit inherited a culture problem mixed with a talent problem. Fox had culture, talent, and GRADES! Dumpster fire.
Correct ARJ! Both were undesirable situations.



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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by hapapp » Wed Feb 28, 2018 5:23 pm

Actually, his first team had decent talent and produced his best conference finish to date. Granted, his first class lacked talent due to bringing in folks who could cure the APR issues.



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Re: 2018 Baseball

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I get stadium enhancements, but this is a travesty.



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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by Stonewall » Tue Mar 06, 2018 1:15 pm

Thanks for the update.Hate it but no choice.



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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by firemoose » Fri May 18, 2018 7:08 pm

Same video clip but putting them all because of who picked them up.








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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by McLeansvilleAppFan » Sat May 19, 2018 4:14 pm

firemoose wrote:
Fri May 18, 2018 7:08 pm
Same video clip but putting them all because of who picked them up.





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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by AppSt94 » Sat May 19, 2018 4:22 pm

The ball beat him to the plate. Great slide to avoid the tag. Unfortunately, the Ump didn’t see it that way.



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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by Stonewall » Sat May 19, 2018 5:43 pm

The highlight of the season.



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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by AppinVA » Sat May 19, 2018 7:23 pm

Surprising some here haven’t criticized his lack of hustle. :lol:

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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by APPRIDE » Sat May 19, 2018 7:33 pm

dub TF!

that is seriously messed up!
awesome effort!



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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by Stonewall » Sat May 19, 2018 8:02 pm

Entertaining game tonight , to say the least. A six unearned run inning off of zero hits. But a win to end the season,over the top team in the league.Ill take it.



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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by dlh71 » Sat May 19, 2018 8:13 pm

Hats off to Senior Luke Watts. He gave it all again today. Loss may cost Coastal a host spot in the sub regionals.



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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by WataugaMan » Sat May 19, 2018 8:31 pm

I've been in Maryland now for some time. How longs? When it comes to entertaining the crowd, two word, Rick Dempsey! :)



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Re: 2018 Baseball

Unread post by T-Dog » Sat May 19, 2018 8:45 pm

If that loss costs Coastal a regional hosting spot, they will never forgive us.



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