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#1 Parker Hageman

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Posted 21 February 2012 - 09:52 AM

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#2 danoo

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Posted 21 February 2012 - 09:04 PM

if he has a good spring i think he could be a good lrp and spot start for the Twins

#3 John Bonnes

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Posted 21 February 2012 - 09:40 PM

People seem awfully excited about a 25-year-old who has a half season of AA ball under his belt. Is it the AFL performance that is generating it, or are we all just rooting for a geek. I gotta say, geeks don't have a great track record with this coaching staff....

#4 Shane Wahl

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Posted 21 February 2012 - 10:04 PM

Clearly they are not going to work a trade with the White Sox for him, so I would expect him to make the team unless he is bad in ST. But yeah, he is a bit old for AA.

#5 Parker Hageman

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Posted 21 February 2012 - 10:20 PM

The White Sox obviously took the slow boat route with him, starting him in the Appy League with a bunch of 18 year olds even though he was a 22-year-old college graduate. By comparison, the Twins seem to start most of their college grad pitchers in Ft Myers (high-A). Carlos Gutierrez, Alex Wimmers and Kyle Gibson all started at high-A ball.

#6 jimbo92107

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Posted 22 February 2012 - 02:15 AM

Let's hope he's smart enough not to over-think.