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    "NUNEZ EFFECT" already kicking in?

    We all had a laugh on the game thread when Pedro Florimon got a rare hit shortly after the Nunez trade was announced...but look at the upgrade in production tonight from virtually all of the Middle Infielders throughout the organization:

    Escobar 2-2 against the A's.

    On the farm:
    Santana, Beresford, Mejia, Polanco, Goodrum and Michael all had 2 or more hits this evening- many of the extra base variety. Mostly coincidental? Sure...but competition is a healthy thing.
    Last edited by jokin; 04-09-2014 at 10:03 PM.

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    The only way this impacts anything is if you have guys that are not performing because they are lazy or have a bad attitude, and this lights a fire. With this crop, I don't think that is the case. Delmon Young, absolutely. Pedro Florimon, not so much.

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    When the twins sign Drew, they will pry hit .400

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    Where's crarko when we need him?
    Feel free to pile on about Suzuki.

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    Where's crarko when we need him?
    Getting cats down from trees, help young ladies across the street, saving small children from being run over by a bus.

    You know, Joe Mauer stuff. Only older.

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