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Thread: Twins vs Tigers, 08-14-2012, 7:10pm

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    C'mon downpour, wash this baby out
    Ok, maybe not.....atta way Hammer! Duensing better pick this one up after Willingham saved his sorry ass.
    The braintrust were better men than I, they were counting on the Tigers defense to help bail Duensing out.

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    THANK YOU, Terry Ryan, for signing the Hammer for three years!! Great move.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jokin View Post
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    C'mon downpour, wash this baby out
    Ok, maybe not.....atta way Hammer! Duensing better pick this one up after Willingham saved his sorry ass.
    The braintrust were better men than I, they were counting on the Tigers defense to help bail Duensing out.
    Yes, perhaps I gave Willingham more credit than due. Duensing better pick it up after the Tigers handed him his ass back.

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    This infield for the Tigers looks familiar.

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    Infante doing his best Nishi impersonation tonight

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    Quote Originally Posted by twinzgrl View Post
    THANK YOU, Terry Ryan, for signing the Hammer for three years!! Great move.
    Considering they didn't trade him because of the 3 year deal I wish it was a 1 year deal. I'm sure he'll be alright next year, but he's one injury away from batting .230 with 5 HR's the rest of his career. Been fun to watch but winning games this year doesn't matter.

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    Quote Originally Posted by twinsnorth49 View Post
    Infante doing his best Nishi impersonation tonight
    And here I thought Ramon Santiago was bad. It's amazing how well Detroit does at finding good-hit/no-field position players (Jackson excluded).

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    Delmon looking a lot like Lamont Sanford with that stache.

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    Mauer and Willingham with a little demo for those who insist RBI are meaningless.
    The RBI statistic is still useless, it's what leads to them that possesses meaning. That hasn't changed.
    "Maybe you could go grab a bat and ball… and learn something. Maybe you will get it."
    - Strib commenter educating the elitists on the value of RBI's

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    Quote Originally Posted by snepp View Post
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    Mauer and Willingham with a little demo for those who insist RBI are meaningless.
    The RBI statistic is still useless, it's what leads to them that possesses meaning. That hasn't changed.
    Theyre both important. When they start adding up how many reached first base at the end of the game rather than how many crossed home plate, I'll change my opinion.

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    Laird double clutches almost every throw back to the pitcher. Drives me crazy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by USAFChief View Post
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    Mauer and Willingham with a little demo for those who insist RBI are meaningless.
    The RBI statistic is still useless, it's what leads to them that possesses meaning. That hasn't changed.
    Theyre both important. When they start adding up how many reached first base at the end of the game rather than how many crossed home plate, I'll change my opinion.
    The do add up how often guys reach base and if it wasn't for those guys RBI's would be meaningless.

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    Quote Originally Posted by USAFChief View Post
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    Mauer and Willingham with a little demo for those who insist RBI are meaningless.
    The RBI statistic is still useless, it's what leads to them that possesses meaning. That hasn't changed.
    Theyre both important. When they start adding up how many reached first base at the end of the game rather than how many crossed home plate, I'll change my opinion.
    They already do. They reside in Fantasyland/leagues...Rotoworld.

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    Without Infante on 3rd that hit by Cabrera is a lazy single but he's gets ordained as an RBI machine and Infante is just the guy who happened upon the plate.

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    Was that an assist for Mastro or Young?

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    Quote Originally Posted by twinsnorth49 View Post
    Was that an assist for Mastro or Young?
    Gene Lamont

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    Was that an assist for Mastro or Young?
    Gene Lamont
    Nice! Steve Liddle would never get that assist.

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    Jamey making several errors on routine plays lately. With the Plouffe error before, it's easy to see how making errors is demoralizing and deflating to a team. Carroll will hopefully the utility guy next season.
    Man is born free, but everywhere he is in chains.

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    Nishi was contagious it appears.
    Man is born free, but everywhere he is in chains.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jokin View Post
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    Was that an assist for Mastro or Young?
    Gene Lamont
    Just because someone gets thrown out at the plate doesn't automatically mean it was wrong to send him.

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