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    Slate article

    The article over at Slate ("Should we care that minor league baseball players make as little as $1100 a month?") made me think about this lawsuit again. I am conflicted. I do think they are being...
  2. I'll take Tim Shibuya again this year. - Mike in...

    I'll take Tim Shibuya again this year. - Mike in S(an) D(iego)
  3. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    Tim Shibuya was named the league's Topps pitcher...

    Tim Shibuya was named the league's Topps pitcher of the month for August.
  4. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    From Pitcher of the Week to swept from playoffs

    On Thursday, Tim Shibuya pitched the second game of the MWL playoffs and gave up 4 runs on 9 hits in six innings. He struck out five and walked two. He yielded his first home run of the season (63...
  5. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    Tim Shibuya is in a fairly uncommon situation in...

    Tim Shibuya is in a fairly uncommon situation in that he has a solid 'plan B' for when/if his baseball career stalls. (At least, I'm assuming this. He has a degree in pharmacological chemistry from...
  6. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    4-hit shutout

    In Saturday's game against Clinton, Shibuya pitched a complete-game shutout. He allowed 4 hits and walked one while striking out 6 LumberKings. The Kernels won 5-0. His ERA at Cedar Rapids is now...
  7. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    In today's game...

    In today's game against the Peoria Chiefs, Shibuya was again very efficient throwing only 66 pitches in seven innings. He allowed three hits and one walk, struck out two, and ceded just one unearned...
  8. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    Efficient outing

    Making his second start of the season, Tim Shibuya took a shut out to the ninth inning before a bunt single and an RBI double ended his night after throwing just 76 pitches. The Peoria paper quoted...
  9. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    Starting tonight

    Tim Shibuya will make his first start of the year tonight in Beloit to try to complete a sweep of the Snappers.
  10. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    Weekly update

    Shibuya pitched two scoreless 3-inning relief appearances the past week to lower his ERA to 0.90 since returning to the MWL. (10/zero K/BB in 10 innings!)

    After Monday's game, Jake Mauer told a...
  11. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    Shibuya has been used sparingly, making only 3...

    Shibuya has been used sparingly, making only 3 relief appearances (4IP) in his first 11 days with Cedar Rapids.
    Also, Pucket's Pond had a blurb on him in last week's transactions post.



    Date...
  12. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    ...and Shibuya had a nice first outing as a...

    ...and Shibuya had a nice first outing as a Kernel. After the Kernels took the lead in the top of the 12th, Shibuya entered and pitched a perfect inning for his first professional save. (K K 3-1) (He...
  13. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    Shibuya promoted to Kernels

    As anticipated, Tim Shibuya has been moved to the Cedar Rapids Kernels roster to take one of the four spots vacated by the quartet moved to Fort Myers. Shibuya and Dallas Gallant moved up from...
  14. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    2013

    In his return to Elizabethton, he has pitch well in relief. He has pitched 3+ innings in all four outings and has picked up three wins (which leads the league). Jeremy and Seth have suggested that...
  15. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    Career Stats

    Career Stats:


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  16. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    Tim Shibuya

    Tim Shibuya is a right-handed pitcher starting his third season in the Twins organization after being drafted in the 23rd round of the 2011 draft. Tim played for four years at a division II school,...
  17. Nice. Also, Joe Niekro had an unbelievably long...

    Nice. Also, Joe Niekro had an unbelievably long career. ;)
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    I'll stick with the UCSD kid, Tim Shibuya, for...

    I'll stick with the UCSD kid, Tim Shibuya, for another year when he comes off the DL.
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    Has anyone heard any news about Tim Shibuya?...

    Has anyone heard any news about Tim Shibuya? After going on the DL midseason, I heard at one point he was rehabbing in Florida. Towards the end of the season, I saw he was back with Beloit doing his...
  20. Shibuya?

    Cool, I've been meaning to make a trip to the Midwest to visit family--perhaps I should plan a trip to Beloit. [Ack, I see I misread the team they're being sent to...]

    Seth, did you hear any...
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    I just watched the movie via iTunes and loved it....

    I just watched the movie via iTunes and loved it. There weren't any huge revelations to me about the international signing system, but it was a well-pieced together story to illustrate how messed up...
  22. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    Tim Shibuya was placed on the 7-day disabled list...

    Tim Shibuya was placed on the 7-day disabled list a couple days after his two-inning, two-runs-allowed outing. I haven't heard anything about the injury.

    Phil Miller's piece on the Beloit Snappers...
  23. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    In Baseball America's list/discussion of the top...

    In Baseball America's list/discussion of the top pitching game scores of the year so far, Shibuya's complete game shut-out tied for first for low A leagues. The only other Twins minor leaguer among...
  24. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    Tim Shibuya returned to the rotation today and...

    Tim Shibuya returned to the rotation today and had a nice outing. He held the Cedar Rapids Kernels scoreless for six innings, giving up just one hit, one walk, and two HBPs. According @JimCrikket,...
  25. Thread: Tim Shibuya

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    Today's Beloit Daily News article...

    Today's Beloit Daily News article by Jim Franz provides some Shibuya news. He has been moved to the bullpen and made his first appearance last night in relief after Steven Gruver's poor start....
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