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    Liriano's status uncertain for tonight

    http://www.twincities.com/twins/ci_12938572


    Sweet, showed up with his forearm swollen....

    Good thing we're not thin on pitchers, oh, wait



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    Re: Liriano's status uncertain for tonight

    Ruh roh Raggy...


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    Re: Liriano's status uncertain for tonight

    I hope this kid wasn't overused when young and ends up like K. Wood.


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    Re: Liriano's status uncertain for tonight

    Quote Originally Posted by Incyte View Post
    I hope this kid wasn't overused when young and ends up like K. Wood.
    Well he can't be much worse then when he's pitched without a swollen arm this year.



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    Re: Liriano's status uncertain for tonight

    Quote Originally Posted by Bader View Post
    http://www.twincities.com/twins/ci_12938572


    Sweet, showed up with his forearm swollen....

    Good thing we're not thin on pitchers, oh, wait
    Meh, if this was 2006 Liriano I'd be freaking out as it is, he's been thoroughly mediocre and I don't see a RA Dickey/Brian Duensing spot start as that much of a downgrade, if its a long term deal with him and Perkins, bring Mulvey back up as well. Thats one area I'm not concerned with, 4-5 starting pitchers coming from the Twins minors.



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    Re: Liriano's status uncertain for tonight

    Man hopefully he doesn't need Tommy John, that would be a hiccup in his career... O wait..



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    Re: Liriano's status uncertain for tonight

    Quote Originally Posted by Iastfan112 View Post
    Meh, if this was 2006 Liriano I'd be freaking out as it is, he's been thoroughly mediocre and I don't see a RA Dickey/Brian Duensing spot start as that much of a downgrade, if its a long term deal with him and Perkins, bring Mulvey back up as well. Thats one area I'm not concerned with, 4-5 starting pitchers coming from the Twins minors.
    I agree, at this point I have no problem with Dickey taking his spot in the rotation, but the teams needs Dickey/Keppel/Duensing in the pen for when the other guys go 2 innings. I don't think Mulvey got a fair chance, and will probably come back up at some point



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    Re: Liriano's status uncertain for tonight

    You guys could trot BRadke back out there and probably win tonight.



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    Re: Liriano's status uncertain for tonight

    Quote Originally Posted by CrossCyed View Post
    You guys could trot BRadke back out there and probably win tonight.
    You have no idea how thrilled I'd be if that were actually an option...


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    Re: Liriano's status uncertain for tonight

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    You have no idea how thrilled I'd be if that were actually an option...
    Kotsay starting at first for the Sox tonight though. FEAR HIM



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    Re: Liriano's status uncertain for tonight

    Quote Originally Posted by Bader View Post
    I agree, at this point I have no problem with Dickey taking his spot in the rotation, but the teams needs Dickey/Keppel/Duensing in the pen for when the other guys go 2 innings. I don't think Mulvey got a fair chance, and will probably come back up at some point
    Looks like Duensing is getting the call, I feel its the right choice(especially if Liriano will be out awhile), give him or Mulvey a chance to prove they can be successful MLB starting pitchers.



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