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#1 Brock Beauchamp

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 06:22 AM

Lineups:

Twins:
Jamey Carroll 3B
Brian Dozier 2B
Joe Mauer C
Josh Willingham LF
Justin Morneau 1B
Ryan Doumit DH
Chris Parmelee RF
Aaron Hicks CF
Pedro Florimon SS
(Mike Pelfrey P)*

Mariners:
Endy Chavez RF
Jason Bay LF
Kyle Seager 3B
Kendrys Morales 1B
Raul Ibanez DH
Michael Saunders CF
Nick Franklin 2B
Jesus Sucre C
Brendan Ryan SS
(Hisashi Iwakuma P)

#2 SweetOne69

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 08:27 AM

Brock, what happened to the "Series Preview" posts where we can get a glance that the scheduled matchups?

#3 Brock Beauchamp

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 09:00 AM

Brock, what happened to the "Series Preview" posts where we can get a glance that the scheduled matchups?


I did one for the Brewers series but I had to leave town unexpectedly and don't have a stable Internet connection out here in the sticks.

I'll have one back up for the next series.

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 11:26 AM

I'll be at tonight's game in person. I'm not too optimistic with Seattle's #2 against the Twins' #5(+), but the club is playing well and maybe someone will do something noteworthy. Heck, seeing that the Twins have a better record than the Mariners, I now predict a victory tonight--yeah, that's the ticket!

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 03:42 PM

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 04:57 PM

I'll be at tonight's game in person. I'm not too optimistic with Seattle's #2 against the Twins' #5(+), but the club is playing well and maybe someone will do something noteworthy. Heck, seeing that the Twins have a better record than the Mariners, I now predict a victory tonight--yeah, that's the ticket!


Watch out for the rude guy that Westgaard ran into.

Have a good time.

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 04:58 PM

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Where'd ya get the picture of Ashbury?

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#8 Joe A. Preusser

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 05:00 PM

Series preview: Whichever team hits will win.

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 05:08 PM

Series preview: Whichever team hits will win.


What if they both hit?

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#10 Joe A. Preusser

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 05:12 PM

If both teams hit, we win.

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 05:13 PM

If both teams hit, we win.


Wrong... We check the channel and change it to the correct game.

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#12 ashburyjohn

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 05:13 PM

Where'd ya get the picture of Ashbury?


I'm at the other end.

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 05:14 PM

If both teams hit, we win.


Nah, it'll be whichever team wanted it more. Or got after it, or whatever.

BTW, I am risking the power of avatar girl on the pitching prowess of Pelfrey. Let's hope this doesn't burn her out - nice winning streak once I put her back in the lineup.

Edited by ashburyjohn, 31 May 2013 - 05:17 PM.


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Posted 31 May 2013 - 05:16 PM

LOL... That would make you the ass of the ass. That is way too much synergy potential. It may end up influencing the tides.

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#15 Joe A. Preusser

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 05:21 PM

Ass of the ass. I hereby patent that term for future use.

#16 Joe A. Preusser

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 05:25 PM

Nah, it'll be whichever team wanted it more. Or got after it, or whatever.

BTW, I am risking the power of avatar girl on the pitching prowess of Pelfrey. Let's hope this doesn't burn her out - nice winning streak once I put her back in the lineup.


She can handle it.

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 05:27 PM

The key to a Twin's win tonight is to keep Ichiro off base and keep Brett Boone from going yard.

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 05:33 PM

The key to a Twin's win tonight is to keep Ichiro off base and keep Brett Boone from going yard.


That's all moot if we can't hit Randy Johnson's slider.

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 05:33 PM

The key to a Twin's win tonight is to keep Ichiro off base and keep Brett Boone from going yard.


Yeah... I worry about that Langston guy on the mound.

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Posted 31 May 2013 - 05:38 PM

On a serious note... I watched that Iwakuma pitch a couple times last year and I was very impressed and it seemed like no one knew who he was.

I kinda felt like he was my personal bit of knowledge.

OK... Whew.. That was exhausting being serious for 40 words or so. It takes a lot out of you.

Edited by Riverbrian, 31 May 2013 - 05:41 PM.

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