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Article: Twins Hangouts: Tuesday, February 4

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#1 Jeremy Nygaard

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 05:43 PM

You can view the page at http://www.twinsdail...sday-February-4

#2 Otwins

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 07:29 PM

Do you see any additional free agent signings? Sees to be a lot of interesting pitchers still available.

#3 lightfoot789

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 07:56 PM

People talk about Adam Brett Walker having continued strikeout issues (which hampers his ranking status) - but I question you guys:

How many Minor League players or MLB players (in 2013) had a K rate of 21% (20.8%) or less and hit at least 25 HRs? I think his production based on that fact alone should place him higher on the ranking list. Please discuss your thoughts on the matter.........

#4 lightfoot789

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 08:03 PM

It wasn't his (Walker) lack of contact, but his lack of luck with BABIP. Polanco didn't walk much either (11 more times than Walker), but had better average and OBP because that.

#5 lightfoot789

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 08:45 PM

Of the Top 30 HR hitters in MLB last year - 15 had higher K rate than 21%
Would you take any of these guys:
Chris Davis 30% - .370 OBP
Pedrto Alverez 30% - .296 OBP
Mark Trumbo 27% - .294 OBP
Evan Longoria 23.4% - .343 OBP
Brandon Moss 27% - .337 OBP
Jay Bruce 27% - .329 OBP
Chris Carter 36% - .320 OBP
Nelson Cruz 24% - .327 OBP
Justin Upson 25% - .354 OBP
Yoenis Cespedes 24% - .294 OBP
Adam Jones 20% - .318 OBP
Former Twin JJ Hardy Strikes out at an 11% rate but has a .306 OBP (go figure)

#6 Willihammer

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 08:51 PM

Am I the only one getting this right now?

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#7 ashburyjohn

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 09:21 PM

The linked article? Works for me.

#8 Willihammer

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 09:24 PM

Yeah working for me too now. Lights out from 8:30-8:50 though

#9 Jeremy Nygaard

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 10:49 PM

Hmmm.. that's interesting that it wasn't viewable. It appears that there is audio/video the whole time now. It is taking longer to upload to my page than normal, so it won't be on iTunes until tomorrow.

#10 Eric R Pleiss

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Posted 06 February 2014 - 08:09 AM

Enjoyed the show, dudes. Technical issues made the last 20 minutes or so pretty brutal, as I couldn't understand anything that Robot Jeremy was saying. But the rest was great. Can't wait to hear your thoughts on the team once Spring Training begins.