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    Thank the heavens the inning ended and ended that train of thought from Bremer. Or train wreck of thought. Wow, that was uncomfortable for me. And I don't know that I've ever really had too much to say about him before.

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    Quote Originally Posted by twinsnorth49 View Post
    But how can anyone be a Blackburn fan?
    If they are fans of the opposing team?

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    Quote Originally Posted by DPJ View Post
    I am so happy to see this continue to happen to Blackburn cause I wish nothing but bad things apon him.
    Whether you like it or not, he's going to be a starter again for us next year. You know that, right?
    Man is born free, but everywhere he is in chains.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CDog View Post
    The mark of any good fan.
    Cause any real fan of the Twins should hate Nick Blackburn, he's everything that's wrong with this teams pitching philosophy.

    I'd rather cheer for wife beating Brett Meyers then Nick Blackburn.

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    Between last night and today, I'm wondering if there's some sort of force in left field. Maybe some weird magnetism wreaking havoc with anyone out there's muscles and brains and blood flow.

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    this team is pathetic

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ultima Ratio View Post
    Whether you like it or not, he's going to be a starter again for us next year. You know that, right?
    I hope he is, I want this team to bottom-out Houston style.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DPJ View Post
    Cause any real fan of the Twins should hate Nick Blackburn, he's everything that's wrong with this teams pitching philosophy.

    I'd rather cheer for wife beating Brett Meyers then Nick Blackburn.
    You stay smart AND classy and all will be well.

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    Maybe we should all try to say something positive about Nick.

    He's 1/5th of our 2013 rotation, so that's one less item on the shopping list. And I don't hope that a speeding bus runs him over.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DPJ View Post
    I hope he is, I want this team to bottom-out Houston style.
    To what end?
    Man is born free, but everywhere he is in chains.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ultima Ratio View Post
    To what end?
    Worst team in baseball for atleast 3-4 years.

    Bottom it out, start over and pray the Twins are smart enough to hit on some picks and trades.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boom Boom View Post
    Maybe we should all try to say something positive about Nick.
    I like the clean shaven look. At least he no longer looks like he just got home from a week long bender.
    Chris Hermann solves everything. hat tip to jokin

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    Damn, this team can really look pathetic some days.

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    A double and this could be tied up, and cue two K's in a row.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rocketpig View Post
    Damn, this team can really look pathetic some days.
    At least we're getting the game out of the way early today - leaves plenty of time to drown our sorrows in whisky later.

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    I would have laid 10 to 1 on Casilla K'ing.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DPJ View Post
    Worst team in baseball for atleast 3-4 years.

    Bottom it out, start over and pray the Twins are smart enough to hit on some picks and trades.
    I've heard a little, though not much, of this thinking and completely disagree. Yes, losing and better draft picks are proportional, but winning and losing is infective. It's not like you can try to lose a couple years and then turn it off in the following years and try to win again. Look at the Royals and Pirates, it takes decades to even get a winning record, even all the while stock piling high draft picks... it's an all-too-easy and none-too-clever approach.
    Man is born free, but everywhere he is in chains.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hijinks View Post
    A double and this could be tied up, and cue two K's in a row.
    make that three, nice.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rocketpig View Post
    Damn, this team can really look pathetic some days.
    The second half of last season and the first few weeks of this year were like that. It seemed like every single inning on both offense and defense were an adventure and a struggle. That almost every play seemed like it was nearly impossible to execute cleanly. And it had more or less gotten better for a couple months+ and has come back with a vengeance recently. Ugh.

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    Quote Originally Posted by twinsnorth49 View Post
    make that three, nice.
    At least Casilla made Peavy work for it.

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