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Twins vs Rangers, 08-24-2012, 7:05pm

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#1 Brock Beauchamp

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 04:02 PM

[FONT=Arial]Twins:
Ben Revere CF[/FONT]

[FONT=Arial]Darin Mastroianni RF[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]Joe Mauer C[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]Justin Morneau 1B[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]Ryan Doumit LF[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]Trevor Plouffe DH[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]Jamey Carroll 3B[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]Alexi Casilla 2B[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]Pedro Florimon SS[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]( Samuel Deduno P)

Rangers:
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[FONT=Arial]Ian Kinsler 2B[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]Elvis Andrus SS[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]Josh Hamilton DH[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]Adrian Beltre 3B[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]Nelson Cruz RF[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]David Murphy LF[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]Mitch Moreland 1B[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]Luis Martinez C[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]Craig Gentry CF[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial](Matt Harrison P)[/FONT]

#2 minn55441

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 04:15 PM

No Span? No Willingham? Any word on why either of these two would need to miss today's game? Did span have a setback? I thought Willingham's neck stiffness was just a one day thing.

Plouffe being sloted in the DH for defensive reasons?

#3 Brock Beauchamp

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 04:24 PM

Yikes, I didn't even read that lineup when I posted it.

Yikes.

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 04:28 PM

LEN3 says that Span is fine - they're giving him the day off from facing a lefty. Willingham still has a sore neck.

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 04:56 PM

Willingham still has a sore neck.


I might as well write next Thursday's news story:

Dateline August 30
The Twins are thinking about having an MRI done on Josh Willingham's sore neck. He has not played since a 5-1 loss in Oakland on August 22. If they find something they likely will put him retroactively on the 15 day disabled list. If they don't see anything on the MRI they will take it day-by-day and see if he can play tomorrow.
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Posted 24 August 2012 - 05:13 PM

I might as well write next Thursday's news story:

Dateline August 30
The Twins are thinking about having an MRI done on Josh Willingham's sore neck. He has not played since a 5-1 loss in Oakland on August 22. If they find something they likely will put him retroactively on the 15 day disabled list. If they don't see anything on the MRI they will take it day-by-day and see if he can play tomorrow.


Cynic:). But if it comes true, maybe you can advise me on some good stock picks...

#7 Brock Beauchamp

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 05:15 PM

Honestly, I'm just fine with Willingham taking it easy over the next five weeks. Does it really matter if he plays every day?

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 05:28 PM

That lineup looks like a spring road game in Ft Lauderdale.

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 05:37 PM

It will be interesting to see what happens if Sam hits somebody. He is kinda prone to doing that.

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 05:55 PM

Fun to see Revere and Mastroianni in Center and Right. Looking forward to the September call-ups so we don't have to see Doumit in LF.

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 06:19 PM

LENIII is reporting a six game suspension for Diamond.

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 06:24 PM

Well this pretty much sucks. Diamond suspended.

Twins behind in the 1st inning again.

Ugh.

#13 greengoblinrulz

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 06:26 PM

Willingham still has a sore neck.


I might as well write next Thursday's news story:

Dateline August 30
The Twins are thinking about having an MRI done on Josh Willingham's sore neck. He has not played since a 5-1 loss in Oakland on August 22. If they find something they likely will put him retroactively on the 15 day disabled list. If they don't see anything on the MRI they will take it day-by-day and see if he can play tomorrow.

VERY well written
Denard needs a day off after this exhausting road trip

#14 greengoblinrulz

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 06:27 PM

Well this pretty much sucks. Diamond suspended.

Twins behind in the 1st inning again.

Ugh.

we may need a 14th pitcher....wonder if Drew could go at least 5IPs or if Blacky may be back :banghead:???

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 06:47 PM

Cynic:).


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#16 Brock Beauchamp

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 06:50 PM

*turns on game*

#17 Brock Beauchamp

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 06:51 PM

*sees score*

#18 Brock Beauchamp

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 06:51 PM

*turns off game*

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 06:56 PM

*turns on game*

*sees score*

*turns off game*

Yep, that pretty much sums it up.

Being out here in the DC area at least I have the Nationals and Orioles to watch as well as a Nationals class A team 10 miles down the road.

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Posted 24 August 2012 - 07:14 PM

Nice hustle Elvis.