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Game Thread: Twins @ Rockies, 7/13 @ 3:10pm CT

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#21 stringer bell

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:23 PM

Did I say just 13?

#22 Willihammer

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:24 PM

Bat around!

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:26 PM

It would behoove him to just hit it over the fence.

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Much easier cardio workout if Kendrys would just hit it over the fence instead of hitting it just short of it. I know I'm picking nits, but he looked like he was going to take a tumble rounding second. Haha

#24 stringer bell

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:28 PM

Phil Hughes, rally killer.

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:30 PM

Phil Hughes, rally killer.


As long as he kills any Colorado rallies, its okay with me.

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:30 PM

This thing could go Vikings/Broncos in a hurry.

#27 stringer bell

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:31 PM

I think it might take 13 runs to win today.

Edited by stringer bell, 13 July 2014 - 02:34 PM.


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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:39 PM

I think it might take 13 runs to win today.


It's starting to appear that way.

#29 stringer bell

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:41 PM

Wow, the ball really carries. Good luck signing pitchers Rockies.

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:45 PM

Come on Hughes. Stop turning into a pumpkin. On a unrelated note, I miss Justin Morneau. Not so much because of his play this year, although he is playing very well. He was my favorite Twin and was traded on my wedding day. Luckily, I hadn't checked my phone at all that day.

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:46 PM

I've seen one game at Coors. Jake Peavey threw a shutout. I believe it was the first time the Rockies were shut out in over 100 games at home.

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:48 PM

Every position player on the Twins has a hit.

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:58 PM

Every position player on the Twins has a hit.


Looks like they are going to have to rinse and repeat more than once to win this one.

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 02:58 PM

Five run lead, we hardly knew ye.

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 03:05 PM

Common Hughes... Now would be a great time to make sure everyone in the lineup has a hit today.

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 03:07 PM

We now have zero pitchers with an ERA below 3.90 (which is roughly league average), and the 2nd worse starters ERA in baseball.
Good thing Suzuki "handles" the pitching staff so great.

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 03:10 PM

Uffda.

Would've been close, but I think they turn that sans the bobble.

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 03:12 PM

We now have zero pitchers with an ERA below 3.90 (which is roughly league average), and the 2nd worse starters ERA in baseball.
Good thing Suzuki "handles" the pitching staff so great.


Is pitching that much improved that league average is 3.9?

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 03:13 PM

If playing the outfielders so deep is causing so many problems...maybe not play them so deep?

It's not like they're cutting off anything anyway.

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Posted 13 July 2014 - 03:15 PM

I agree with your sentiment Mr. Brooks. I hope all the conversation praising Suzuki is just spin.