Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 20 of 59

Thread: Game 56 Twins Vs Royals 06/06/12

  1. #1
    Super Moderator All-Star twinsnorth49's Avatar
    Posts
    2,925
    Like
    469
    Liked 608 Times in 325 Posts

    Game 56 Twins Vs Royals 06/06/12

    Tonight's starting lineups



    1. Ben Revere, CF
    2. Jamey Carroll, 3B
    3. Josh Willingham, LF
    4. Justin Morneau, DH
    5. Ryan Doumit, C
    6. Trevor Plouffe, 1B
    7. Brian Dozier, SS
    8. Alexi Casilla, 2B
    9. Darin Mastroianni, RF

    Starting pitcher: RH Nick Blackburn (1-4, 8.37 ERA)




    1.Alex Gordon, LF
    2. Johnny Giavotella, 2B
    3. Billy Butler, DH
    4. Mike Moustakas, 3B
    5. Jeff Francoeur, RF
    6. Eric Hosmer, 1B
    7. Bryan Pena, C
    8. Jarrod Dyson, CF
    9. Alcides Escobar, SS

    Starting pitcher: RH Felipe Paulino (3-1, 1.70 ERA)

  2. #2
    Senior Member All-Star Shane Wahl's Avatar
    Posts
    3,786
    Like
    4
    Liked 67 Times in 50 Posts
    Blog Entries
    63
    So . . . I haven't read much . . . how is Mauer?

    Good to see Plouffe at first.

  3. #3
    Super Moderator All-Star twinsnorth49's Avatar
    Posts
    2,925
    Like
    469
    Liked 608 Times in 325 Posts
    According to Joe C. he hasn't even swung a bat yet.

  4. #4
    Super Moderator MVP USAFChief's Avatar
    Posts
    5,309
    Like
    1,403
    Liked 1,067 Times in 477 Posts
    If you're going to give Span a day off, wouldn't it make more sense to give him yesterday off, and let Mastro play against a soft tossing lefty rather than a hard throwing righty?

  5. #5
    How is Plouffe in center field, at catching, or on the mound? That's all he has left to complete his "fit".
    Last edited by Scheherezade; 06-06-2012 at 07:08 PM.

  6. #6
    Super Moderator All-Star twinsnorth49's Avatar
    Posts
    2,925
    Like
    469
    Liked 608 Times in 325 Posts
    Morney, Morney, c'mon buddy.......

  7. #7
    Super Moderator All-Star twinsnorth49's Avatar
    Posts
    2,925
    Like
    469
    Liked 608 Times in 325 Posts
    Well this bodes well, they go by committee?

  8. #8
    Head Moderator All-Star glunn's Avatar
    Posts
    4,509
    Like
    2,333
    Liked 292 Times in 164 Posts
    Blog Entries
    1
    Quote Originally Posted by twinsnorth49 View Post
    Morney, Morney, c'mon buddy.......
    Now its up to DOOM!

  9. #9
    Senior Member MVP
    Posts
    5,124
    Like
    370
    Liked 329 Times in 218 Posts
    Blog Entries
    3
    Quote Originally Posted by twinsnorth49 View Post
    Well this bodes well, they go by committee?
    "Bodes well"? Revere is hands down early-game favorite for Player of the Game...

  10. #10
    Super Moderator All-Star twinsnorth49's Avatar
    Posts
    2,925
    Like
    469
    Liked 608 Times in 325 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by jokin View Post
    "Bodes well"? Revere is hands down early-game favorite for Player of the Game...
    Lol, I'll vote for that.

  11. #11
    Head Moderator All-Star glunn's Avatar
    Posts
    4,509
    Like
    2,333
    Liked 292 Times in 164 Posts
    Blog Entries
    1
    I am stranded at the office by Obama's motorcade. What happened to Royals' starter?

  12. #12
    Well Blackburn isn't going to be improving his ERA today.

  13. #13
    Senior Member All-Star Thrylos's Avatar
    Posts
    3,796
    Like
    26
    Liked 317 Times in 189 Posts
    Blog Entries
    198
    Quote Originally Posted by glunn View Post
    I am stranded at the office by Obama's motorcade. What happened to Royals' starter?
    Revere hit a ball off him.
    -----
    Blogging Twins since 2007 at The Tenth Inning Stretch
    http://tenthinningstretch.blogspot.com/
    twitter: @thrylos98

  14. #14
    Super Moderator All-Star twinsnorth49's Avatar
    Posts
    2,925
    Like
    469
    Liked 608 Times in 325 Posts
    You know what, that is becoming far too frequent!!

  15. #15
    Head Moderator All-Star glunn's Avatar
    Posts
    4,509
    Like
    2,333
    Liked 292 Times in 164 Posts
    Blog Entries
    1
    Dozier seems to be making a lot of errors lately. And the timing of this error is bad, because Blackburn really needs to get out of this inning.

  16. #16
    Super Moderator MVP USAFChief's Avatar
    Posts
    5,309
    Like
    1,403
    Liked 1,067 Times in 477 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by glunn View Post
    Dozier seems to be making a lot of errors lately. And the timing of this error is bad, because Blackburn really needs to get out of this inning.
    When would the timing of an error be good?

  17. #17
    Senior Member Double-A
    Posts
    170
    Like
    4
    Liked 3 Times in 2 Posts
    Blog Entries
    13
    Quote Originally Posted by Vegeta View Post
    Well Blackburn isn't going to be improving his ERA today.
    To paraphrase Denny Green - "He is who we thought he was!"

  18. #18
    Head Moderator All-Star glunn's Avatar
    Posts
    4,509
    Like
    2,333
    Liked 292 Times in 164 Posts
    Blog Entries
    1
    Quote Originally Posted by USAFChief View Post
    When would the timing of an error be good?
    When we are up by 10 runs in the 9th inning and our pitcher needs some extra work?

  19. #19
    Super Moderator All-Star twinsnorth49's Avatar
    Posts
    2,925
    Like
    469
    Liked 608 Times in 325 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by mnfireman View Post
    To paraphrase Denny Green - "He is who we thought he was!"

    Too bad he's not who Bill Smith seemed to think he was.

  20. #20
    Head Moderator All-Star glunn's Avatar
    Posts
    4,509
    Like
    2,333
    Liked 292 Times in 164 Posts
    Blog Entries
    1
    If this goes the way that it looks, I am hoping that Butera will get to pitch a few innings tonight.

Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
©2014 TwinsCentric, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Interested in advertising with Twins Daily? Click here.