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Last Time Twins Did Double Steal

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#1 powrwrap


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Posted 20 June 2014 - 09:30 PM

Escobar and Fuld on 1st and 2nd. Speed on the bases, bottom of the ninth. When is the last time the Twins pulled off a double steal?
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#2 The Wise One

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Posted 21 June 2014 - 12:11 AM

I do not know when the last time the Twins pulled off a double steal but the Escobar/Fuld situation above was not nor should be the time for a double steal.

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Posted 21 June 2014 - 08:45 AM

That is unless there is a 99.9% chance of success. Isn't this the unsaid rap on Escobar, that his speed is only average? He's not really a stolen base threat.

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Posted 21 June 2014 - 10:00 AM

I thought I remembered Mastroianni stealing 3rd with someone else stealing 2nd a couple years ago. Common sense says it was probably Revere, but I don't actually remember.