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    Quote Originally Posted by CK View Post
    Emilio Bonafacio has his 10th hit already this season. In the first inning of game 3. Wow.
    The man that wasn't good enough to be our 25th man is on a mission. He just got his 2nd hit of the day, 11th of the season, along with his 4th SB. He's already started at 2 positions and played 3 different positions in 3 games.

    Sure, he'll likely soon come back closer to his career averages, but it definitely was a major miss not getting him from KC as a Super Util guy who could lead off a couple games a week.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CK View Post
    Emilio Bonafacio has his 10th hit already this season. In the first inning of game 3. Wow.
    You are trying to hurt me by saying that. I trust the Twins Front office but I fail to understand how Bartlett makes more sense over Bonofacio.
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    So Mauer can't play 3 straight games in the field? Unbelievable....

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    Quote Originally Posted by big dog View Post
    Nope. Wherever I am is automatically Twins territory. That's just how it works.
    Hey ... then let's go to a southside bar together to watch the Twins and Sox play

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    Quote Originally Posted by jokin View Post
    The man that wasn't good enough to be our 25th man is on a mission. He just got his 2nd hit of the day, 11th of the season, along with his 4th SB. He's already started at 2 positions and played 3 different positions in 3 games.

    Sure, he'll likely soon come back closer to his career averages, but it definitely was a major miss not getting him from KC as a Super Util guy who could lead off a couple games a week.
    The thing is... there's nothing wrong with his career averages.

    He's an awesome super-utility guy (both real life and fantasy) and a perfectly serviceable starter.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ChiTownTwinsFan View Post
    Hey ... then let's go to a southside bar together to watch the Twins and Sox play
    In the baddest part of town? If you go down there... You better just beware.
    A Skeleton walks into a bar and says... "Give me a beer... And a mop".

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    I figured Kubel would be in the lineup today. Is the White Sox starter a lefty?
    I couldn't be a player because of bad eyesight, so I decided to be an umpire instead.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brock Beauchamp View Post
    Damn you and damn your windy city!
    Checked the weather at the Cell ... rain has stopped, overcast, winds 10-15 from the E, ESE, about 39 (but feels like 35) ... I think you won't have to wait. We aim to satisfy your anticipation here in the Windy City.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Riverbrian View Post
    In the baddest part of town? If you go down there... You better just beware.
    Seriously ... if we showed up in a Sox bar, I mean a real Sox bar in the Bridgewater neighborhood, we would not be allowed in or tossed. But quite honestly, I'm not that stupid, either. But we could get away with it in my neighborhood place, which is only southloop ... not far enough south.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ashburyjohn View Post
    / yes I'm being a poop
    / I don't think there's anything new in that

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    Quote Originally Posted by ChiTownTwinsFan View Post
    Checked the weather at the Cell ... rain has stopped, overcast, winds 10-15 from the E, ESE, about 39 (but feels like 35) ... I think you won't have to wait. We aim to satisfy your anticipation here in the Windy City.
    Damn your Windy City anyway... Too many White Sox Fans!!! Traffic Hell!!! The worst 5 days of my life was attempting to drive through Chicago at 1MPH. I hit the Chicago Suburbs at 12Noon on a Monday and reached Indiana at 5PM on Friday.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tibs View Post
    I figured Kubel would be in the lineup today. Is the White Sox starter a lefty?
    Yes... but he bats right

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    Quote Originally Posted by ChiTownTwinsFan View Post
    Seriously ... if we showed up in a Sox bar, I mean a real Sox bar in the Bridgewater neighborhood, we would not be allowed in or tossed. But quite honestly, I'm not that stupid, either. But we could get away with it in my neighborhood place, which is only southloop ... not far enough south.
    Well I trust you but it'll be hard for me since I always base my real life decisions on Jim Croce.
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    Isn't it against the commenting policy for Chi Town to try picking up the Big Dog on a game thread?
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    Quote Originally Posted by ChiTownTwinsFan View Post
    / I don't think there's anything new in that
    I wish I could type in even smaller print.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Winston Smith View Post
    Isn't it against the commenting policy for Chi Town to try picking up the Big Dog on a game thread?
    Nope... It's only against Policy for ChiTown to try picking up Brian Dozier due to conflict of interest.
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    Bartlett > Bonifacio (at chemistry).

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    Quote Originally Posted by Winston Smith View Post
    Isn't it against the commenting policy for Chi Town to try picking up the Big Dog on a game thread?
    Picking up? Hell ... I'm looking for a body guard!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Winston Smith View Post
    Isn't it against the commenting policy for Chi Town to try picking up the Big Dog on a game thread?
    You go Aunt Chi Town!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ashburyjohn View Post
    Taking a shot at someone's self-effacing humor is also not unknown to me.
    /I don't think there's anything new in that

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