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#1 Brock Beauchamp

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 02:06 PM

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 03:45 PM

Twins: Span CF Revere RF Mauer 1B Willingham LF Doumit DH Dozier SS Casilla 2B Butera C Carroll 3B (Liriano P) Whiteys: De Aza CF Youkilis 3B Dunn DH Konerko 1B Rios RF Pierzynski C Viciedo LF Ramirez SS Beckham 2B (Floyd P)

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 03:55 PM

Hope to see a good game tonight ... first I've been to all year, sad to say, so I hope it's not a sad experience

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 03:58 PM

Not much punch without Morneau and Plouffe. Parmelee sits and Butera plays.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 04:25 PM

Not much punch without Morneau and Plouffe. Parmelee sits and the Latino Whisperer plays.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 05:23 PM

Rocketpig, can you do word filters like you did with BYTO? I'm requesting that the world Butera forever be changed to The Latino Whisperer.

oh, and bookit needs reinstating too if you are up to it.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 05:32 PM

Rocketpig, can you do word filters like you did with BYTO? I'm requesting that the world Butera forever be changed to The Latino Whisperer.

oh, and bookit needs reinstating too if you are up to it.

Or perhaps filter Butera to Butera, "The Latino Whisperer," -- so we avoid the downside of word filters... just an idea

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 05:36 PM

Yeah, there won't be any filtering of player names, especially one as good as Butera. He's so good that he can single-handedly drive the traffic for an entire site. We should up his exposure from 1 thread per week, to at least 3 or 4.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 05:39 PM

Yeah, there won't be any filtering of player names, especially one as good as Butera. He's so good that he can single-handedly drive the traffic for an entire site. We should up his exposure from 1 thread per week, to at least 3 or 4.

Hey, my suggestion was mere tokenism. So DON'T* drive me over with the snark bus. :P

Edited by PseudoSABR, 23 July 2012 - 05:49 PM.
Forgot DON'T


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Posted 23 July 2012 - 05:40 PM

6-9 in the lineup looks like a bad AAA team. Really bad.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 05:45 PM

6-9 in the lineup looks like a bad AAA team. Really bad.


Yeah, compare the sox's 6-9 and it's a landslide of talent difference. "Casilla, Butera, Carroll" sounds like runs!
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#12 Brock Beauchamp

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 05:45 PM

Yeah, there won't be any filtering of player names, especially one as good as Butera. He's so good that he can single-handedly drive the traffic for an entire site. We should up his exposure from 1 thread per week, to at least 3 or 4.


We only have two going on right now. We definitely need more. Get on it.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 05:47 PM

Hey, my suggestion was mere tokenism. So drive me over with the snark bus. :P


The snark bus, I like that.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 05:50 PM

"Casilla, Butera, Carroll" sounds like runs!


Gives me the runs.
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Posted 23 July 2012 - 05:51 PM

Gives me the runs.

They save some 80 plus runs by leaving Plouffe on the bench.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 05:56 PM

Which is the worse 7-9 Casilla, Butera, Carroll or the 2009 Harris, Tolbert, Punto ---- It's a toss up to me.
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Posted 23 July 2012 - 06:16 PM

Rally time.

#18 PseudoSABR

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 06:23 PM

Clean up hitter

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 06:24 PM

Well that wasn't too impressive.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 06:27 PM

Bases loaded and nobody out, Willingham and Doumit due up and we only come away with one run. That is more than a little disappointing.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 06:28 PM

Frankie always seems to pitch better with a lead. Too bad we didn't come away with 4 or 5 in the first.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 06:31 PM

Frankie always seems to pitch better with a lead. Too bad we didn't come away with 4 or 5 in the first.


No worries, Drew is catching.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 06:35 PM

Nice play by Dozier. Dunn hit him a change up and he managed to stay with it.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 06:35 PM

Drew must have taken a pitch off.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 06:35 PM

No worries, Drew is catching.


Bad call, Drew.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 06:35 PM

Can anybody see what Drew is doing wrong out there?
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Posted 23 July 2012 - 06:36 PM

Bad call, Drew.


No way, that call must have come from the bench.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 06:37 PM

those 4 or 5 runs in the first make all the difference in the world. Frankie would still be pitching with a lead at this point.

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Posted 23 July 2012 - 06:38 PM

100% of the time Liriano pitchers in late July against the White Sox with Butera catching, he sucks. Clearly Butera is the problem.
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Posted 23 July 2012 - 06:41 PM

Drew calls the wrong pitch, Span can't run the bases TR waits much longer he won't get anything. Of course, the teams are lining up to pay all Mornies salary and send us a quality player so not all is lost.