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#1 ChiTownTwinsFan

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:01 AM

At the game and can't put in lineups as it gives me carpal tunnel trying to do that on my phone. So, without lineups, chatter and play ball!

Mets:
Juan Lagares ® CF
Ruben Tejada ® SS
Lucas Duda (L) 1B
Ike Davis (L) DH
Andrew Brown ® LF
Zach Lutz ® 3B
Kirk Nieuwenhuis (L) RF
Taylor Teagarden ® C
Omar Quintanilla (L) 2B
SP: Gee

Twins:
Brian Dozier ® 2B
Jason Bartlett ® SS
Joe Mauer (L) DH
Jason Kubel (L) RF
Wilkin Ramirez ® LF
Chris Parmelee (L) 1B
Josmil Pinto ® C
Eduardo Escobar (S) 3B
Alex Presley (L) CF
SP: Nolasco

Edited by ashburyjohn, 21 March 2014 - 11:14 AM.
Added starting lineups

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#2 ChiTownTwinsFan

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:10 AM

Okay, top 1st and judging by who's on the field, it's a day of backups. Dozier is the only started out there

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:13 AM

I'll help out.

For the Twins:

Dozier - 2B
Bartlett - SS
Mauer - DH
Kubel - RF
Ramirez - LF
Parmelee - 1B
Pinto - C
Escobar - 3B
Presley - CF


Nolasco pitching.


I haven't found the Mets line-up yet (even though I'm watching them hit. Ugh).

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:15 AM

So, without lineups, chatter and play ball!


Hey badda badda. No stick, no stick.

Oops, two-run double.

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:16 AM

For the Mets.

Lagares - CF
Tejada, R - SS
Duda - 1B
Davis, I - DH
Brown, A - LF
Lutz, Z - 3B
Nieuwenhuis - RF
Teagarden - C
Quintanilla - 2B

Gee pitching.

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:17 AM

3-0 w/1 out in the 1st. EEK - Ricky digging a hole.

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:18 AM

I thought Pelf was supposed to pitch today

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:19 AM

Nolasco's not sharp today at all.

Another meeting at the mound. "Don't do that." "OK."

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:20 AM

Okay, I'm giving it 2 innings if we ever get out of this one, then heading over to watch the minor league games with Halsey

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:21 AM

It sounds like the curse of the Twins opening day starter.

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:21 AM

Okay, I'm giving it 2 innings if we ever get out of this one, then heading over to watch the minor league games with Halsey


Should be 100% more fun. I'd opt for that almost regardless of the doings on the major league field.

But 5-0, it's not even a decision to make.

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:23 AM

7-0, one out.

Hope the Mets wanted to take BP today.

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:23 AM

7-0. Blink and you miss it.

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:25 AM

"First inning bullpen activity"- always nice to hear... but only 7 of 10 batters score, so it could have been worse.

Edited by BigTrane, 21 March 2014 - 11:28 AM.

Feel free to pile on about Suzuki.

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:28 AM

Never let Dick & Bert brag you up ... it's the sure kiss of death for a pitcher.

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:30 AM

"First inning bullpen activity"- always nice to hear... but only 7 of 10 batters score, so it could have been worse.


Veteran pitcher who knows how to bear down to keep a 7-run inning from becoming a disaster.

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:30 AM

Good thing we got our ace on the mound today...


On a serious note, better to get this out of the way before the season starts

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:35 AM

Veteran pitcher who knows how to bear down to keep a 7-run inning from becoming a disaster.


Exactly! It only gets better from here... next inning?.
Feel free to pile on about Suzuki.

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:39 AM

Okay. Down on the minor league fields now.

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Posted 21 March 2014 - 11:40 AM

Exactly! It only gets better from here... next inning?.


You called it!