View Poll Results: Who will be the Twins next All-Star pitcher?

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  • Kevin Correia

    0 0%
  • Ricky Nolasco

    1 5.26%
  • Phil Hughes

    3 15.79%
  • Samuel Deduno

    0 0%
  • Vance Worley

    0 0%
  • Scott Diamond

    0 0%
  • Alex Meyer

    9 47.37%
  • Michael Tonkin

    0 0%
  • None of the Above

    6 31.58%
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Thread: Poll: Who will be the Twins' next All-Star pitcher

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    Please ban me! All-Star stringer bell's Avatar
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    Poll: Who will be the Twins' next All-Star pitcher

    Perkins doesn't count, he already is an All-Star. Who will be the next pitcher named to the All-Star team as a Minnesota Twin?

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    Senior Member All-Star Badsmerf's Avatar
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    Refusing to answer a poll without Rally Monkey as an option.
    Do or do not. There is no try.

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    Pixel Monkey MVP Brock Beauchamp's Avatar
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    I took a gamble and picked Hughes.

    It wouldn't surprise me one bit if a revitalized Hughes comes out of the gates dominating hitters and cracks the All-Star team.

    He won't maintain that kind of pace but I have the feeling that getting out of New York is going to do wonders for this guy's mental state.

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    Alex Meyer certainly has the highest upside of that bunch, but I'd guess he's at least 3 years away from making an All-Star game. With Perkins still on the team, I have doubts whether Tonkin will receive the notoriety needed to ever get there. But then I try and imagine anyone else on the list making any All-Star game, and I just don't see it happening. At this point I'd say it's a tossup between Meyer, May, Gibson, Stewart, Thorpe, Gonsalves, Berrios, etc... Whichever one of those guys finds his peak soonest, so I'm going to take a flyer on Gibson just edging out Meyer and vote none of the above.

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    Gibson can't even make this sorry list with the likes of Deduno, Worley, Correa and Tonkin?

    I wonder if the hosting Twins will be able to manage more than one All-Star this year. One would think Mauer and Perkins have a good shot, but you never know when an injury or slump might occur.

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