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Reynolds

Redmond catch, Mauer DH

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Reynolds

If Mauer is experiencing fatigue from catching all year long why don't they throw him in at DH and let Redmond do a little more catching? I am not saying let Mauer DH for the rest of the season, but if Redmond could catch three times a week or so that could be beneficial to Mauer and the Twins chances in the playoffs should they make it.

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Trainman

Gardenhire alluded to this very idea recently. You might be onto something. Mauer when 0-2 today, but also got walked twice which is as good as a lead-off single.

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Reynolds

I agree with you about the walks. 0-2 today, but still .500 for the on-base percentage.

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blue_healer_guy

Reynolds, I know you didn't, but don't rip mauer. It's a touchy subject on this site. laugh.gif

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IFallsRon

I've never understood why a baseball player needs a day off.

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Spinner1

Quote:

I've never understood why a baseball player needs a day off.


What's to not understand? It's cause workin half days, for half a year wears 25 year old guys out. grin.gif

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