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Game Thread: Twins@A's 9/21 3:05PM

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#41 mikeee

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 05:19 PM

pa-floof!

#42 Willihammer

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 05:24 PM

He's no Liriano.

Psh, didn't need him

#43 mikeee

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 05:32 PM

good job liam.

#44 ashburyjohn

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 05:42 PM

Liam: "Hey guys, look at me! I'm Pedro! No wait, I'm not! I'm getting major league hitters out (except for the doubles). Jerk."

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:05 PM

[quote name='Alex'][quote name='Kwak'].

We should change our name to the Washington Senators. Not as a homage to the team that was before they came to Minnesota but to the one that plays the Harlem Globetrotters.[/QUOTE]

Washington Generals.

#46 ashburyjohn

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:14 PM

Washington Generals.


Timberwolves. They never played in Washington though, went straight to the Globetrotter circuit.

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:18 PM

Whether or not Gardy gets to 1,000, I think that this should be his last season with the Twins. In my opinion, it's time for a new manager, preferably from an organization that does more with less, like the Rays or Oakland.

#48 Carole Keller

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:19 PM

Whether or not Gardy gets to 1,000, I think that this should be his last season with the Twins. In my opinion, it's time for a new manager, preferably from an organization that does more with less, like the Rays or Oakland.

I just don't see that happening. I mean, from outside the organization, as much as it makes sense to all of us. But, I'm open to being surprised.

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#49 stringer bell

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:24 PM

On field note--is it me or are the only two guys putting up consistent big league at-bats Dozier and Pinto?

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:30 PM

On field note--is it me or are the only two guys putting up consistent big league at-bats Dozier and Pinto?


Um, I don't think it's you.

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:33 PM

Doesn't look like Texas is playing along with the "A's clinch tonight" plan.

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:34 PM

Pedro: "Hey, Liam. It can happen to anyone. Right?"

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:39 PM

Twins' new mascot:

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#54 Carole Keller

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:39 PM

Doesn't look like Texas is playing along with the "A's clinch tonight" plan.


Well, then, if the Rangers win tonight ... then they and we HAVE to win tomorrow, or we are going to be on field watching another team celebrate. Ugh. Hate that.

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#55 Carole Keller

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:40 PM

I might have to make some more apple crisp tonight.

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:46 PM

I made cupcakes. Come on over.

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:49 PM

Posted Imagegonna be hard to sell these guys again next year.

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:52 PM

For the benefit of CTTF I am trying out this rookie Rally Avatar, in a very low-leverage situation.

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:53 PM

Twins have announced they are cancelling the rest of the season.

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#60 ashburyjohn

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 06:55 PM

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Ninth Inning Caption Contest! I'll go first (or second, if that was Winnie's entry):

Andy: Keeping me as coach next year?
Gardy: <lengthy pause> Uh, sure. As long as I am manager, you've got a job.