View Poll Results: Predict It: Will the Twins play spoiler to the Tigers?

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Thread: Twins vs Tigers, 09-28-2012, 7:10pm

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    Twins vs Tigers, 09-28-2012, 7:10pm

    Can someone post lineups when they're available? I'm heading out of town in a few hours.

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    1. Gomez cf
    2. Hardy ss
    3. Hunter rf
    4. Ortiz dh
    5. kubel lf
    6. Cuddy 1b
    7. AJ c
    8. Valencia 3b
    9. Punto 2b

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    I have a bad feeling about this series.

    Having reached a 2-game lead on the Whiteys to get their magic number down to 5, the Tigers have got to be smelling blood here.

    That said, winning this lousy division should have been a lay-up for Detroit, and their wildly inconsistent play has been a big reason it's been a dogfight instead. So we shall see.

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    Heck, Gomez is a 3 WAR player this year

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    Quote Originally Posted by Winston Smith View Post
    1. Gomez cf
    2. Hardy ss
    3. Hunter rf
    4. Ortiz dh
    5. kubel lf
    6. Cuddy 1b
    7. AJ c
    8. Valencia 3b
    9. Punto 2b

    Dickey p
    Wishful thinking and creative. That is a team that would be hard to beat.

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    Quote Originally Posted by one_eyed_jack View Post
    I have a bad feeling about this series.

    Having reached a 2-game lead on the Whiteys to get their magic number down to 5, the Tigers have got to be smelling blood here.

    That said, winning this lousy division should have been a lay-up for Detroit, and their wildly inconsistent play has been a big reason it's been a dogfight instead. So we shall see.
    I just hope that the Twins play well and don't make it easy for the Tigers.

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    Sounds like Diamond is pitching a gem.

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    Twins general manager Terry Ryan said Friday that it's "more than likely" that Samuel Deduno (eye) is done for the season.

    Deduno left Thursday's start with left eye irritation and apparently isn't getting much better. Assuming he's done, he'll finish the year with a 4.44 ERA and 57/53 K/BB ratio over 79 innings in 15 starts. Anthony Swarzak or Brian Duensing will replace him Tuesday against the Blue Jays.
    Related: Anthony Swarzak, Brian Duensing

    Source: Tyler Mason on Twitter

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    Josh Willingham (shoulder) may miss the rest of the season.

    Willingham is out of the lineup for the third straight game with a sprained ligament in his shoulder. He still felt a "pinch" while trying to swing the bat Friday, so the Twins will likely play things safe and let him heal.


    Source: John Shipley on Twitte

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    TIGERS
    Austin Jackson CF
    Omar Infante 2B
    Miguel Cabrera 3B
    Prince Fielder 1B
    Delmon Young DH
    Jhonny Peralta SS
    Andy Dirks LF
    Avisail Garcia RF
    Gerald Laird 2B
    (Drew Smyly P)



    TWINS
    Denard Span CF
    Ben Revere RF
    Joe Mauer C
    Justin Morneau 1B
    Ryan Doumit DH
    Trevor Plouffe 3B
    Matt Carson LF
    Eduardo Escobar 2B
    Pedro Florimon SS
    (Scott Diamond P)

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    Nice game!

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    Well how do you like that? The Twins help out the Pale Hose.

    Don't like the chances of a series sweep with a Verlander/Walters matchup tomorrow....

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    Games are played on the field not on paper.

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