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Game Thread: Twins @ Orioles, 8/31 @ 12:35pm CT

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#101 Riverbrian

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 01:59 PM

No. No, you won't.


Yeah I know.... It's going to be a big big big big big big comeback!!!
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#102 ChiTownTwinsFan

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 01:59 PM

LOL... As the Animals once sang... Please don't let me be misunderstood.

 

Btw ... it's not a matter of being misunderstood, it's just that I'm already lost in the house of the rising sun.

 

(Sorry I'm so late at responding to the reference ... I got it, but my mind is splintering in too many directions right now.)

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:00 PM

Loud Country music... 

Sorry to hear your dining experience was completely ruined.

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:02 PM

Sigh................

I'm not going to like this.  I'm just going to say I get it and I'm there with you.  :/

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:02 PM

The Comeback is on.

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:03 PM

Danny Santana... Our slugging leader... Who'd a thunk it.
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#107 Riverbrian

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:04 PM

The Comeback is on.


Ash is gonna miss it and it will be Mrs. Ash's fault.
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#108 glunn

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:06 PM

Ash is gonna miss it and it will be Mrs. Ash's fault.

If that happens and ash plays it correctly, then he will have a reason to avoid chores during the rest of the season.

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:06 PM

It will not be Mrs. Ash's fault ... let's put blame here appropriately.  It's the Twins' fault ... theirs and theirs alone.

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:10 PM

It will not be Mrs. Ash's fault ... let's put blame here appropriately.  It's the Twins' fault ... theirs and theirs alone.


Yeah... It's all on Dan Gladden!!!
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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:11 PM

The Comeback is on.

 

See your future, Danny. Be... your future. Be the ball, Danny. Hit the ball.

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:12 PM

It will not be Mrs. Ash's fault ... let's put blame here appropriately.  It's the Twins' fault ... theirs and theirs alone.

This is why spouses should not be allowed to attend Modcon.  Now they have an ally on the inside of our operation.

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:14 PM

This is why spouses should not be allowed to attend Modcon.  Now they have an ally on the inside of our operation.

Lol ... maybe it's not about having an ally ... maybe I've just discovered I like them better?  ;)

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:19 PM

Back to Warren Minnesota:

Ricky Nolasco has a 5.96 ERA and that cost 48 Million dollars.

In Warren... the Twins could have had a 11.92 ERA for 53 Million.
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#115 Danchat

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:20 PM

We're getting to the point where Nolasco is going to be on the list of worst big free agent deals. If he's going to pitch like this year, he isn't worth starting. I'm not sure what the management should do.

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:20 PM

Wait...Wasn't Hardy up with the bases loaded before?


#117 Riverbrian

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:21 PM

Wait...Wasn't Hardy up with the bases loaded before?


Everyone is so bored with the game... They have started to recycle past innings.
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#118 glunn

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:23 PM

We're getting to the point where Nolasco is going to be on the list of worst big free agent deals. If he's going to pitch like this year, he isn't worth starting. I'm not sure what the management should do.

Try him in the bullpen.


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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:24 PM

Dear Minnesota Twins,

Comebacks are so much easier if you halt the other team from scoring. If you allow the other team to keep scoring. It'll be like chasing a moving target. I recommend halting that target and holding it in place.

Sincerely,

Riverbrian
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Posted 31 August 2014 - 02:24 PM

Back to Warren Minnesota:

Ricky Nolasco has a 5.96 ERA and that cost 48 Million dollars.

In Warren... the Twins could have had a 11.92 ERA for 53 Million.

Give it a few more starts.  An 11.92 ERA might seems like buying low.

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