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Game Thread: Twins vs Blue Jays 6:10pm cdt 8/6/2022 ad


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5 minutes ago, h2oface said:

I love it when a pitcher gives up a couple homers and that is the only runs that scored, and he says in the interview post-game that he just had two mistakes. Funny how many meatballs, like the center center hanging meatball slider that Kirk just missed and struck out on wouldn't be a considered a "mistake" by Bundy..... but it sure was. 

It seems the Twins batters miss a lot of those "mistakes" that aren't credited.

I recall the interview with Mariano Rivera after giving up a walk off GS to Jason Kubel. He was asked about the pitch to Kubel and Kubel’s hit and he said, basically, hits happen. He thought he made a good pitch, but guess not good enough. He wasn’t overly concerned. What he was disappointed about with his performance was that he gave up a couple of walks that inning. It wasn’t about the hits he relinquished. Those were the ‘mistakes,

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3 minutes ago, mrtwinsfan said:

Looks like he has lost his pitch recognition since the all star game, swinging at alot of high pitches

Still leads the AL in BA but not for long at this rate.  (Scoreboard watching: Devers is 0-1 in today's game so far.  Ditto all four in the top four, as a matter of fact.  Fun With Numbers!)

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8 minutes ago, cHawk said:

Since we used all of our high-leverge guys last night, it will be interesting to see what The Roc decides to do with the bullpen tonight.

Everybody in a modern bullpen is high leverage.

 

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