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Thread: Game 58 - Twins vs Cubs - 6/9/12

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vegeta View Post
    Twins are off the chain today . I don't ask for long winning streaks. Just win each series.
    I agree. This gives them a chance to sit their starters tomorrow and give the bench players some time. And who knows, we might win that one too...

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    Nice defensive play by Diamond. I think the best thing about Diamond might be that he is as cool as a cucumber.

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    Quote Originally Posted by twinsnorth49 View Post
    Nice defensive play by Diamond. I think the best thing about Diamond might be that he is as cool as a cucumber.
    I've noticed that as well. When the infield botches a play, or when the umpire shafts him by calling time at the last moment, he's able to shake it off.

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    Nice job kid, way to play!

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    Don't wanna jinx him , but Diamond is looking like he could earn a spot in the All Star game

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    Cubbies!!!!!

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    Plouffe is a damn animal lately. Absolutely killing the ball

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    Trevor Plouffe to all the haters......"How do you like me now?!!"

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vegeta View Post
    Don't wanna jinx him , but Diamond is looking like he could earn a spot in the All Star game
    He's probably the one pitcher we have who would even be under consideration, but I can't see us getting more than the required 1 slot, and I think you have to give that to Willingham.

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    My oh my! Maybe there should be a mercy rule??

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    I wonder if all those Cubs fans at Target Field are having a good time so far.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sbknudson View Post
    I agree. This gives them a chance to sit their starters tomorrow and give the bench players some time. And who knows, we might win that one too...
    They had an off day Thursday. Off day Monday. And you want to sit people Sunday?

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    Does anyone want to be Danny Valencia??

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    Quote Originally Posted by USAFChief View Post
    They had an off day Thursday. Off day Monday. And you want to sit people Sunday?
    It's not about resting the starters, but about getting the bench players playing time. I do think there is value in that when you've already won the series.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NorthwestTwinsFan View Post
    I wonder if all those Cubs fans at Target Field are having a good time so far.
    Probably about as much fun as I had at Angels' Stadium watching Weaver no hit the Twins last month. I hated that.

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    15 hits through 6 innings. That is pretty awesome.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sbknudson View Post
    I agree. This gives them a chance to sit their starters tomorrow and give the bench players some time. And who knows, we might win that one too...
    Quote Originally Posted by USAFChief View Post
    They had an off day Thursday. Off day Monday. And you want to sit people Sunday?
    Little baffled by that as well.

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    It looks like a couple of starters are out of the game now. Interesting that Mauer's still in there though..

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    Quote Originally Posted by twinsnorth49 View Post
    Little baffled by that as well.
    Yeah and it's not like anybody has been buried on the bench, nor do I care if Butera ever sees the field.

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    Quote Originally Posted by twinsnorth49 View Post
    Little baffled by that as well.
    Ouch! Double-slammed and tag-teamed

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