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Game Thread: Twins @ Royals, 8/28 @ 7:10pm CT

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#121 stringer bell

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:09 PM

OK. Here's the reverse jinx. Which Royal is the hero?
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#122 Riverbrian

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:10 PM

Are we allowed to tell you the score, or do you want to find out later?


Yeah it's ok... But... Lie if you don't mind.
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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:11 PM

OK. Here's the reverse jinx. Which Royal is the hero?


Elizabeth II
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#124 drunksam

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:11 PM

Paul Schafer should have punched that umpire.
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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:14 PM

OK. Here's the reverse jinx. Which Royal is the hero?

I had the Stop! Hammer Time image cued up, and Josh struck out.Gotta think up some more like that.In the meantime, I'll answer yours with "all of them, including George Brett" just to be safe.

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#126 stringer bell

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:14 PM

Hey, nice move by Plouffe to keep Schafer in the game.
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#127 USAFChief

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:15 PM

Not much of a half swing.

As quoted from multiple Jordan Shafer scouting reports.

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:17 PM

Yeah it's ok... But... Lie if you don't mind.

OK.The UND game is currently Rectangle to Green, with Lasagna minutes remaining in the Ozone quarter.

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#129 Riverbrian

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:20 PM

Alright Halftime.... And now the 9th inning has my full attention.

Oh Look... Fireflies... I wonder if we have any jars.

I don't think we do...

I like Tomato Sauce... Especially over Spaghetti or on Pizza.
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#130 USAFChief

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:20 PM

Wow.

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:20 PM

Where's Mauer?

#132 ashburyjohn

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:20 PM

They have a good catcher.

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#133 snepp

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:21 PM

From his knees, that's just not fair.


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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:21 PM

That jump was worse than the Perez throw was good.
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#135 USAFChief

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:21 PM

They have a good catcher.

Who, UND?

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:22 PM

Here's a fangraphs article I know Chief will appreciate.

 

 

http://www.fangraphs...-strike-streak/


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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:22 PM

Very nice slide by Dozier too, giving him any kind of a chance as a normal one would have had him out straightforwardly.But, for naught.

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#138 glunn

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:22 PM

I have waited until now to read Brian's game thread.  Today was a long day, and I deferred gratification because I knew that I might need it more later in the day.  Good #5 Brian, but I could still use a Carnak or two from someone.

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#139 ashburyjohn

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:24 PM

My analysis: We should probably try to shut out the Royals the rest of this game.

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#140 USAFChief

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Posted 28 August 2014 - 09:26 PM

Here's a fangraphs article I know Chief will appreciate.

 

 

 

Anything's possible I guess, but it'd be a first.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

And it turns out you were right. :);)

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