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#1 lightfoot789

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Posted 06 July 2014 - 09:05 AM

He just tweeted on Miracle website. "excited to be getting back on field today"

#2 Mike Sixel

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Posted 06 July 2014 - 09:07 AM

Back on the field playing? Or back on the field practicing ?

I don't know, it is a site to discuss sports, not airline safety.....maybe we should take it less seriously?


#3 Seth Stohs

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Posted 06 July 2014 - 09:27 AM

Yesterday he was coaching first base, so hopefully today he gets to play.

#4 notoriousgod71

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Posted 06 July 2014 - 11:14 AM

Yesterday he was coaching first base, so hopefully today he gets to play.


We are grooming him to be Ullger's replacement... excellent!

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Posted 06 July 2014 - 11:16 AM

From Buxton's Twitter today:

[FONT=Gotham Narrow SSm]Excited to be getting back on the field today! [/FONT]#pumped


I think he's starting today.

#6 Jaykay

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Posted 06 July 2014 - 01:01 PM

Officially leading off and playing center field.

#7 Ncgo4

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Posted 06 July 2014 - 05:09 PM

Only had 2 AB's then replaced by Walker. Tell me it was scheduled...please!

#8 gunnarthor

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Posted 06 July 2014 - 05:22 PM

Only had 2 AB's then replaced by Walker. Tell me it was scheduled...please!


Yeah, that doesn't sound good (and I think Kepler replaced him). Taken out after grounding out to 3rd

#9 BCTwins

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Posted 06 July 2014 - 06:11 PM

From milb.com:

"Byron Buxton made his first appearance since May 8 and went 0-for-2. Buxton made a tremendous catch to save two runs, robbing Goeddel of extra bases with a leaping, tumbling grab in dead center field in the third inning. Buxton exited the game in favor of Kepler after being scheduled to only play three innings."

#10 gil4

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Posted 06 July 2014 - 06:34 PM

From milb.com:

...after being scheduled to only play three innings.

Whew

#11 raindog

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Posted 06 July 2014 - 07:27 PM

Tell him to stop diving for balls until he's in the majors! ;)

#12 stringer bell

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Posted 06 July 2014 - 07:47 PM

Tell him to stop diving for balls until he's in the majors! ;)

Yes, that all makes sense, but if the guy is made of glass, then he's made of glass. He has to play with no restrictions and if he keeps getting hurt, that is the way it is. Given his prospect status and everything about him, I think he'll be just fine.