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Article: Twins vs. Orioles, 07-19-2012, 12:10pm

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#1 Brock Beauchamp

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 09:22 AM

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 09:24 AM

Twins:
Span CF
Revere RF
Mauer C
Willingham DH
Morneau 1B
Plouffe 3B
Doumit LF
Dozier SS
Casilla 2B
(De Vries P)

Orioles:
Markakis RF

Hardy SS
Thome DH
Jones CF
Wieters C
Betemit 3B
Davis LF
Reynolds 1B
Flaherty 2B
(Chen P)

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 09:51 AM

Cool! Taking my nephew from Albuquerque (Big Isotopes fan : ) to the game. Not sure if the Target Field experience can compete with the Topes home turf.

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 10:04 AM

Hmmm... if you're going to start Doumit in the outfield, wouldn't you be better off putting him in right and moving Revere to left?

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 11:36 AM

Morneau is hopeless against a tailing breaking ball from a lefty.

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 11:37 AM

Goooooooooooooooooooo Plouffe!

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 11:43 AM

Morneau down to a .753 OPS...hot damn his contract can't end soon enough.

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 11:46 AM

"Watching" this one on GameDay. It doesn't look like Mr. De Vries is fooling many of the Oriole hitters--lots of long fly balls and one that the park couldn't hold.

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 11:49 AM

"Watching" this one on GameDay. It doesn't look like Mr. De Vries is fooling many of the Oriole hitters--lots of long fly balls and one that the park couldn't hold.


I'm watching the game. He's not fooling most hitters. A bad sign on the first trip through a lineup.

That homerun was a moon shot.

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 11:52 AM

"Watching" this one on GameDay. It doesn't look like Mr. De Vries is fooling many of the Oriole hitters--lots of long fly balls and one that the park couldn't hold.


What are you talking about...he hasn't walked anyone. He's pitching great!!

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 11:56 AM

This could get ugly quick.

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 11:56 AM

No outs, two runners on base, Casey At The Bat. I don't have a good feeling about this for some reason.

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 11:56 AM

Thome might hit the Target Center in this at-bat.

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 12:01 PM

Nice pitching adjustments Cole. That's great to see.
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Posted 19 July 2012 - 12:02 PM

That's his first ground out of the game.

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 12:07 PM

The top and bottom of the strike zone seem to be guesswork at best today.

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 12:20 PM

Nice catch by Dozier. That's a tough play.

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 12:21 PM

Uh... there's no way Dozier should have to make that catch, but since "ankle weights" Doumit is in left, he couldn't get there to call him off. Worked this time, but playing with fire with Doumit in the OF.
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Posted 19 July 2012 - 12:31 PM

Good at-bat for Casilla - kept himself in there and finally got the sacrifice.

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Posted 19 July 2012 - 12:31 PM

Atta babe Casilla!
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