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  1. MnSoxFan

    Sox vs Twins. 9/15 - 7:10

    Encarnacion had one robbed by Buxton this year.
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    Richard Dotson, DNA, Unknown Father

    I read several articles covering that Sports Illustrated article on the Phillies Dalton Gang. Headed by by Turk Farrell and made up of other pitchers from the staff, Jim Meyer was one, Don Caldwell was one for a short time. They were imfamous stay out all night, beat up people in the bar, just rip roaring mean drunks who were all tougher than hell. Farrell was the leader of the gang. https://vault.si.com/vault/1960/06/13/the-dalton-gang-rides-again https://seamheads.com/blog/2016/03/11/the-last-ride-of-baseballs-dalton-gang/ https://tht.fangraphs.com/the-turk-the-bear-the-bird-outlaw-night-riders/
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    FS: Gavin Sheets Interview

    There was that Water Polo guy, Sam Abbott. He was a 1Bman. Zangari. Jameson Fisher. Tyler Osik, I guess Fisher played some outfield, but the others were just 1Bmen.
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    Twins offense

    Garver had a huge year last year. Kepler seems to be regressing with the bat and now he is hurt I think. They let Schoop and Cron go, Tigers picked them up and Schoop has helped them a lot. Rosario has not taken the next step up, seems to have hit his level.
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    White Sox @ Royals - 9/5/20 - 6:05 CT

    Skubal with 3 perfect innings vs Twinkies thus far
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    Sox vs KC 8/28 game thread 6:10 first pitch

    The guy has owned the Minnesota Twins this season.
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    AND THAT'S A WHITE SOX WINNER

    He does remind me so much of when Claudell Washington used to be out there. Maybe some Alex Rios too.
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    FS: Zack Burdi gets major league call

    In his save I believe he struck out all 3 batters in the 1 inning.
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    Injury Updates

    EE is day to day
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    PItching injuries list

    Odorizzi and Hill for Twins
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    FS: White Sox sign 5th rounder Bailey Horn

    Tommy John surgery, here is a blurb from story Horn joined Auburn in 2019 as a redshirt sophomore after a serious Tommy John surgery the season before.
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    Claudell Washington died

    Bury him in RF
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    White Sox release 25 minor leaguers

    I was able to right click on each column (1 at a time) and then I saw the list of 12 everyday players and next the 14 pitchers.
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    Oscar Colas

    Talked about some in this other thread. July 2nd Latest from Futuresox & our James
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    Your All Time White Sox team

    Happy Felsch s/b CF, also part of scandal that cut his career short. He played CF, Jackson played RF. https://www.baseball-reference.com/players/f/felscha01.shtml
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    Your All Time White Sox team

    Johnson for CF is a bit weak. Jungle Jim Rivera may be a better choice. Think we had a guy named Roush back around 1920s who was outstanding. Shoeless Joe maybe could have played CF.
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    Baseball America Top 30 White Sox Prospects

    You do that in college basketball and you get thrown out of the game.
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    Offseason 2019-2020 MLB Catch All Thread

    One would think the staff talked to Jose and some of the other Cubans on the team for their input on Puig. Maybe it was a resounding no.
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    White Sox sign Andrew Romine

    Once Madrigal is up with the varsity he would likely start at 2B with Mendick the reserve. If Anderson got hurt for a bit I could see Madrigal slide over to SS or else Mendick if he can handle SS at this level.
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    Twins Sign Donaldson

    Sano moves to 1B since Cron is gone. Errors for the SS and Donaldson and whoever plays 2B are going to rise a bit with Sano on the 1B bag.
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    Arizona Fall League Participants

    One year Tyler Flowers tore the league up, average and power if I recall correctly
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    2020 MLB Draft Thread

    The post right before yours, last sentence, answers that as affirmative.
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    8/30 Games

    Birm promoted Tomscha up to Charlotte to replace Cordell (coming up for John Jay). Winston-Salem now owes a player to the Barons, Vaughn not playing tonight. Hmmmm
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    8/29 Games

    Vaughn 2-2, no one else with a hit. Same ole W-S.
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    8/25 Games

    Winston-Salem, Kannapolis and Great Falls have all been having trouble hitting the ball. Need some guys to take that next step up in 2020, just not a lot of good bats, or at least consistent bats.
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