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Since Ned Colletti was named Dodgers' general manager in late 2005, he's always been in a rush to sign free agents. One has to wonder why that is. It has cost the Dodgers a lot and is just a bad practice in general.Here are all Colletti's major signings in November and December:December 2005Bill MuellerNomar GarciaparraRafael FurcalKenny LoftonBrett TomkoNovember 2006Garciaparra (re-signed)Juan PierreRandy WolfDecember 2006Luis GonzalezJason SchmidtDecember 2007Andruw JonesHiroki KurodaDecember 2008Casey Blake (re-signed)Furcal (re-signed)December 2009Jamey CarrollNovember 2010Kuroda (re-signed)Jon GarlandJuan UribeDecember 2010Rod BarajasVicente PadillaMatt GuerrierNovember 2011Juan RiveraMark EllisDecember 2011Chris CapuanoJerry HairstonAaron HarangSome of these signings were good: Furcal (both times), Garciaparra (first time), Lofton, Wolf (both times) and Kuroda (both times).However, most of these signings were made in haste, either costing the...
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