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#1 lecroy24fan

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Posted 12 December 2012 - 03:13 PM

According to ESPN's MLB Transaction page, P Scott Elarton has signed a minor league contract.

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Posted 12 December 2012 - 03:23 PM

"We have to have numbers."

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Posted 12 December 2012 - 03:25 PM

According to ESPN's MLB Transaction page, P Scott Elarton has signed a minor league contract.


Good signing. He'll probably make a fine coach.


Maybe he can speak Spanish. Or Australian.
[FONT=comic sans ms]"Baseball is like church. Many attend, few understand." [/FONT]

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Posted 12 December 2012 - 03:26 PM

Sounds like this shuts the door on Annibal Sanchez...damn

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Posted 12 December 2012 - 03:28 PM

With all the AAAA arms in Rochester, what AA guy could even get promoted?

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Posted 12 December 2012 - 03:36 PM

With all the AAAA arms in Rochester, what AA guy could even get promoted?


What AA guy is there to be promoted that is being held back? Also note as well as he has pitched, what high A guy is he holding back when he might only be good enough filler for AA.

Edited by old nurse, 12 December 2012 - 03:40 PM.


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Posted 12 December 2012 - 03:40 PM

With all the AAAA arms in Rochester, what AA guy could even get promoted?


What AA guy is there to be promoted that is being held back?


I believe mike was referring to Hermsen, May, and Meyer. Just a guess

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Posted 12 December 2012 - 03:40 PM

According to ESPN's MLB Transaction page, P Scott Elarton has signed a minor league contract.


Good signing. He'll probably make a fine coach.


Better make room on the 40 before another team looking for future coaches gets a hold of him...

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Posted 12 December 2012 - 03:46 PM

I remember when Elarton was the shizz in the mid-late 90s; maybe they want him to give some tall-guy tips to Meyer.

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Posted 12 December 2012 - 04:08 PM

[quote name='Chance'][quote name='old nurse'][quote name='mike wants wins']With all the AAAA arms in Rochester, what AA guy could even get promoted?[/QUOTE]

What AA guy is there to be promoted that is being held back?[/QUOTE]

I believe mike was referring to Hermsen, May, and Meyer. Just a guess[/QUOTE]

Just a guess but Meyer probably was slated to start in AA as he has not yet pitched in that level. If your thought pattern is such that you think the Twins are going to start May at AA so be it. He should be at the AAA level. It is a reminder that there was not much to promote in the upper levels for the Twins. Logan Darnell would appear to have peaked for talent level.

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Posted 12 December 2012 - 04:20 PM

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Good for Scott, finally making that comeback.