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Unofficial Game Thread 5/14 (The Twins already scored a run, so you can save yourself some pain by avoiding this thread)

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#81 Jerr

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Posted 14 June 2018 - 02:21 PM

 

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#82 Mike Sixel

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Posted 14 June 2018 - 02:23 PM

I am typeless.....Sano to a ball?
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One of the best opening day rosters in years. Now go get 'em.


#83 KirbyDome89

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Posted 14 June 2018 - 02:24 PM

 

Wow....


#84 D. Hocking

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Posted 14 June 2018 - 02:34 PM

 

Well then.  They must plan on attempting to rebuild him completely.

 

This has had good results in the past.

 

https://www.youtube....h?v=HoLs0V8T5AA

 

(6 Million really seems like a bargain for this now.)

 

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#85 Han Joelo

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Posted 14 June 2018 - 02:41 PM

 

This has had good results in the past.

 

https://www.youtube....h?v=HoLs0V8T5AA

 

(6 Million really seems like a bargain for this now.)

 

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My thoughts exactly.Titanium leg and all.Also, if I had walk up music, it would be something like that sweet 70's style action music.

But I suspect this is more of a "Fall Guy" type of situation.


#86 Mike Sixel

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Posted 14 June 2018 - 02:42 PM

I have a titanium femur, sort of, doesn't help with hitting....
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Posted 14 June 2018 - 02:54 PM

 

I have a titanium femur, sort of, doesn't help with hitting....

 

but I bet you could kick bigfoot's ass.

 

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Posted 14 June 2018 - 03:01 PM

There has to be a disciplinary message here for Sano. That said I never thought he would be sent below AAA ball
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Posted 14 June 2018 - 03:06 PM

 

There has to be a disciplinary message here for Sano. That said I never thought he would be sent below AAA ball

I would prefer they discipline him behind closed doors and have him work with the best available coaches and trainers instead. And I feel like it is a safe assumption that the best available coaches and trainers are not the ones we have with our high A affiliate.

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Posted 14 June 2018 - 03:37 PM

 

Yeah, they'll win the series, instill a modicum of hope and then...I can only assume the Twins have the Orioles next, or Royals.  Someone really bad they can lose to.

Probably true, except that the next series is against the BoSox.


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Posted 14 June 2018 - 03:57 PM

I would prefer they discipline him behind closed doors and have him work with the best available coaches and trainers instead. And I feel like it is a safe assumption that the best available coaches and trainers are not the ones we have with our high A affiliate.


I would assume the opposite. Not only are the Miracle housed there. So are the GCL Twins, the team made up primarily of first time pros. And their roaming coaches all use Fort Myers as home base.

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Posted 14 June 2018 - 05:58 PM

I would prefer they discipline him behind closed doors and have him work with the best available coaches and trainers instead. And I feel like it is a safe assumption that the best available coaches and trainers are not the ones we have with our high A affiliate.

I would imagine the behind closed doors disciplinary action has already occurred, hence such a harsh public one.

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