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#1 Physics Guy

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Posted 07 June 2014 - 10:36 AM

Just read that Duke Welker had Tommy John surgery.

http://www.mlbtrader...man-welker.html

While I have doubts that either would be major contributors on the big league club, Johnson is sure helping the Red Wings.

#2 pierre75275

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Posted 07 June 2014 - 10:50 AM

Could it possibly be the FO made a "smart" move by trading him back for Kris Johnson?

#3 Paul Pleiss

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Posted 07 June 2014 - 05:06 PM

Could it possibly be the FO made a "smart" move by trading him back for Kris Johnson?


Dumb luck. The Twins didn't get the guy they wanted the first time and the Pirates were happy to take Duke back.