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Game Thread: Twins v Pale Hose, 7/27 @ 1:10pm CT

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#21 ChiTownTwinsFan

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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:17 PM

gonna wear out the remote going from the game to hof inductions and back

Meh ... you really want to see Frank Thomas inducted?

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#22 hawkiconk

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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:19 PM

Meh ... you really want to see Frank Thomas inducted?

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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:20 PM

RE:  Mauer

 

I didn't want to post a new thread on this because I really don't want to get into yet another lengthy Mauer discussion but did anyone else read Reusse in the Strib about the need for management to call out Mauer?

It was kind of an odd piece but then the whole situation with Mauer is odd.  There's nothing to be done but wait for that oblique to finish healing.  On the other hand, sometimes I feel like he needs a size 16 planted firmly on his b*tt.


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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:22 PM

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Consider this an anti-like.

 

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#25 Riverbrian

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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:23 PM

Does the fact that I have a warning point make me a bad boy?


Yes
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#26 Gibby

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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:24 PM

It's no biggie, I was trying to be funny.

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#27 stringer bell

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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:24 PM

Good first for Pino. 


#28 JB_Iowa

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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:27 PM

It's no biggie, I was trying to be funny.

 

But nobody else knows you have a warning point.

 

That's apparently only visible to the poster.  :)  (Well, since the mods are all-seeing, maybe they can see it).


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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:28 PM

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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:29 PM

Yes ... the mods can see the warning points.  We, um, 'over tested' that area on the test site before launch.

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#31 Riverbrian

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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:29 PM

RE:  Mauer
 
I didn't want to post a new thread on this because I really don't want to get into yet another lengthy Mauer discussion but did anyone else read Reusse in the Strib about the need for management to call out Mauer?
It was kind of an odd piece but then the whole situation with Mauer is odd.  There's nothing to be done but wait for that oblique to finish healing.  On the other hand, sometimes I feel like he needs a size 16 planted firmly on his b*tt.


Mauer has the sweetest swing on the planet. And... He is now pictured in the encyclopedia under injury prone.
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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:30 PM

So who feels worse, the fan reading the names in today's line up or the manager who actually has to write them down to give to the umpire?

#33 stringer bell

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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:32 PM

Dozier is really fighting it right now.


#34 Gibby

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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:32 PM

I never read them. I want them to surprise me.


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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:32 PM

In March of 2015... Someone is going to write... "If the Twins get a decent 75 games out of Joe Mauer. The Twins could finish 4th in the AL Central".
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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:33 PM

Does the fact that I have a warning point make me a bad boy?

 

You bad boys get all the women.

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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:36 PM

I thought we were going to get a complete history of Roy's batting glove usage, in several different versions.

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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:37 PM

Pino is very off speed
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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:39 PM

Watch Twins vs. Sox or Mega Shark vs. Giant Octopus?

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Posted 27 July 2014 - 12:39 PM

So who feels worse, the fan reading the names in today's line up or the manager who actually has to write them down to give to the umpire?

Who is just happy to be penciled into the lineup at first base.

In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice, there is.