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  1. Was there last night and Thorpe looked good. A...

    Was there last night and Thorpe looked good. A lot of ground balls and he was really changing speeds with fastballs in the low 90's and the his off speed stuff dropping to the low 70's. For the most...
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    Yes Had been going to Joes Lodge since I was...

    Yes Had been going to Joes Lodge since I was around 8, Fished Andrusia, Wolf and Cass for over 40 years. Damn I am old.
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    I will be there tonight with my family and some...

    I will be there tonight with my family and some friends coming down from St. Paul. No tickets yet, but plan to be at the Park around 4:30-5pm. Hopefully the Kernals can get some offense going and...
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    Sad that we are having this conversation again....

    Sad that we are having this conversation again. It is becoming a ritual. That being said. A lot of good viewpoints and passion as always on the Twins Daily site around this. Here is one scenario I...
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    I watched Polanco at CR last year at both SS and...

    I watched Polanco at CR last year at both SS and 2nd, I felt that he was much better at 2b then SS. But this is a young guy I was watching and improvements can be made. I saw scrawny James Beresford...
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    Been away from the Computer for a few days so I...

    Been away from the Computer for a few days so I missed this. But luckily for me no one took the very capable Jason Wheeler, so for the 3rd year I will roll with the big lefty.
  7. Thread: 2014 HoF ballot

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    We can go around and around on the PED guys....

    We can go around and around on the PED guys. Those who believe that Bonds-Clemen were a Hall of Famers before they decided to up their performance beyond normal human mean. Those folks are right. On...
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    I live in Wisconsin and JJ was under appreciated...

    I live in Wisconsin and JJ was under appreciated by the Brewers and the fan base as a whole. I attend quite a few Brewers games and JJ was thought of as a underacheiver and not a intergal part of the...
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    Got to love what if scenarios. As such here are...

    Got to love what if scenarios. As such here are some that I will throw out as making players big movers this year.

    I am going to go with Polanco as my first position player breakout player, for...
  10. Seth as always great work. Trying to remember how...

    Seth as always great work. Trying to remember how long I have been reading your stuff. 8 years now? Maybe. Anyways, I have seen just about all these guys play either in Beloit or CR and I always find...
  11. Thread: Jason Wheeler

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    Where has the summer gone...already August and we...

    Where has the summer gone...already August and we head into the last lap of the season in the minors. I am back from my time with the Boy Scouts in West Virginia and Northern Wisconsin so I can now...
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    Here is the thing about Rosario. Polanco is at CR...

    Here is the thing about Rosario. Polanco is at CR right now and scalding the ball and is a middle infielder that is not transtitioning from OF. I have seen both play and it is real close between them...
  13. Also good to see Rory Rhodes having some success...

    Also good to see Rory Rhodes having some success at the plate in E-Town. The Kernals may not lose a beat at 1B when Vargas shifts to NB and Hicks goes to FM. Rory has some pop in that Aussie bat and...
  14. The more I see of Polanco the more I like him at...

    The more I see of Polanco the more I like him at 2nd. (Not SS) His bat is ready for the next level, maybe the one after that. I think his D is ready too at 2nd. Goodrum is the one I am more...
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    Could it be that Albers is underperfoming Gibson...

    Could it be that Albers is underperfoming Gibson and the Twins know it, but they are not worried about his Service time? But if they admit that Gibson is not up here due to $$$'s they will be ripped...
  16. I made it down to CR to catch Buxton and maybe...

    I made it down to CR to catch Buxton and maybe Hicks one last time. Was very happy to have seen Niko. A couple of other people around me were there to see Buxton before he went and we chatted about...
  17. Thread: Niko Goodrum

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    I was at the game yesterday (June 16) and got my...

    I was at the game yesterday (June 16) and got my first look at Niko in game action. I was impressed, had a good day at the plate with the hits and looks confident and relaxed at the plate even after...
  18. Thread: Jason Wheeler

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    Six and one. Jason improved to that mark last...

    Six and one. Jason improved to that mark last night in game one of a double header. 5 innings of work, not much as he has been able to get through lately, and 5 walks and 4 hits. The 5 BB's are a...
  19. Thread: James Beresford

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    With all the talk about Sano, Rosario and Buxton...

    With all the talk about Sano, Rosario and Buxton being promoted or not, this is my favorite promo. Very under the radar for most people unless you have seen him play. If you have seen him then you...
  20. Thread: Jason Wheeler

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    Jason picked up his first loss of the season last...

    Jason picked up his first loss of the season last night. A 3-2 final against hated Brevard County.

    All 3 runs came on Solo home runs, a Radke special. Sad as it is getting into the loss column it...
  21. Thread: Jason Wheeler

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    Thanks for posting that Seth. I read that last...

    Thanks for posting that Seth. I read that last night but it is month end and time for reports to be done.
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    Big Fella. Best Color Man in the Business, or...

    Big Fella. Best Color Man in the Business, or Wally Backman. Bert only uttered one F-Bomb so far, Wally is good for a couple a month I think. Actually Cuddy would be the best probably. Now don't get...
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    Agree what I saw was not attitude but dealing...

    Agree what I saw was not attitude but dealing with the reality of failure, other peoples failures at time which cause you to work harder. I think most of us get this at work, but we aren't pulling...
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    I was at this game too and agree with the...

    I was at this game too and agree with the comments from those other folks attending. He could be a stud pitcher, the Low Class A hitters were overmatched most of the time, but he is a work in...
  25. Thread: Jason Wheeler

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    Another night and 7 more innings for Jason...

    Another night and 7 more innings for Jason Wheeler, not a win for him though the Miracle pulled it out. He gave up 4 runs, 2 earned, over that 7 innings. Once again he struck out a couple more then...
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