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limozeen

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Revamping the Wolves' bench

One approach that the Wolves could take is to hang onto Kevin Love and try to improve their bench as much as possible in the hopes of making the playoffs and (the ultimate pipe dream) convincing...

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Lakes Nash move to pave way for Howard, Gasol deals?

A three-way deal between the Lakers, Magic, and Wolves now makes a lot more sense for LA. It's been reported in several places that Orlando is angling for Bynum in Howard deals because no other...

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Top RP in the minors: Addison Reed or Kelvin Herrera?

It seems from the end-of-season regrade thread that Addison Reed will be on many top 100 radars and is the consensus top relief pitching prospect in the minors. I think you can make the argument...

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Daily prospect thread for 8/26

Been a while since I made one of these.

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Chad Ford trade speculation

Chad Ford speculates that #2 and Pekovic for Gortat and #13 is a possibility.  What would you think of #2 and Darko (more money off the books) for Gortat and #13?  Draft Biyombo at #13 if he's...

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Colin Wyers of BP on advanced fielding metrics

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=12433 It's probably worth the subscription to read this article alone.  Wyers's basic premise is that sabermetrics is about the search for...

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Twins top twenty (-two)

Adapted from my preliminary prospects list at Battle Your Tail Off.  I didn't put anyone with MLB experience on the BYTO version, but I'm slotting Revere on this list for consistency with John's...

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Sept 3 minor league thread

Some notable pitching lines: Brandon Beachey: 6 IP, 6 H, 0 R/ER, 8 K John Ely: 7 IP, 5 H, 3 R/ER, 7 K, BB DJ Mitchell: 5 IP, 7 H, 3 R/ER, 7 K, BB Miguel de los Santos: 5.1 IP, 2 H, 1 R/ER, 5 K, 5...

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Stein: Beasley to Wolves

STEIN_LINE_HQ: ESPN.com sources: Miami has agree to a trade with Minnesota that will send Michael Beasley to the Wolves. Link forthcoming Questions: 1) just for cap space? 2) can he play the...

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Pekovic signs with Wolves

Three years, $13MM.  Just reported on ESPN's Daily Dime chat.  Not a bad deal at all.  It's pretty cool that he was willing to come over so fast; hopefully this bodes well for Bjelica and Rubio. c...

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Implications of last year's Vince Carter deal

Just to remind everyone, the deal was: New Jersey sent Vince Carter and Ryan Anderson to the Nets, received Tony Battie's and Rafer Alston's contracts, and Courtney Lee from the Magic. The...

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Why ARL is important for pitchers

I see a lot of posts about how age relative to league is not important for pitchers.  I disagree.

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Realistic scenario

The Wolves have the fourth pick.  There is almost no chance for the Wolves to get Turner unless the Sixers and Nets both decide that a different one of Cousins and Favors is super awesome and are...

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What do you know about Eric Surkamp?

I'm hoping to learn a little more about this guy.  His numbers are interesting...he's got a huge K/9 and a pretty small BB/9.  He's also not overly old for his level as a college starter in the...

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Question for GS fans

The Warriors obviously have a massive stockpile of very talented players who primarily play the tweener-guard and wing positions, and it's no secret that they've been looking for an offensive...

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Trade proposal

Oleksiy Pecherov and Wolves' second-round 2010 pick to the Warriors for Marco Belinelli.

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Openings for dedicated GMs in a great, GM-friendly sim league

Hey everyone, I am the GM of the Padres in the Fair Off the Foul Pole DMB sim league.  We are 1.5 years old, have 22 dedicated GMs and a very active commissioner, and eight current openings,...

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Oh hey, Shane Lindsay is back

I was perusing some minor league stats when I noticed that Shane Lindsay is back from labrum surgery.  He had a bit of a rough go of A-ball, but upon his first career promotion to A+, he racked up...

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Guillermo Moscoso, Tigers system

This guy seems to be flying way under the radar.  Stats this year.  Does anyone have info on what he throws?  Either way, he's coming off of TJ surgery and has made the AA transition with little...

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Euclides Viloria?

Euclides Viloria was a pretty interesting prospect about a year ago; a 17-year-old who struck out over 1.5 per inning in the AZL.  He was a pretty well-regarded international signing with the...

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David Bromberg

Anyone know anything about this guy's stuff?  I've heard he has a nice breaking ball and one of the really good fastballs in the minors.  His K rate seems to support the idea that he has good...

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Brandon Hicks

Straight out of college, the Braves promoted him to the Sally League and he put up more walks than strikeouts with a .925 OPS.  This year he's hitting for power at Myrtle Beach, one of the nastiest...

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Kevin Mulvey and Alex Burnett

I know that one's a 22 year old college pitcher who went straight to AA the the other is a little-known A-ball pitcher from high school, but I was really struck by the similarities in numbers and...

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Justin Upton through 131 plate appearances

48 flyballs (17 infield flies) 33 ground balls 33 strikeouts 14 line drives 11 walks 0 hit by pitchUpton is showing the classic signs of a good hitter struggling on his first exposure to big league...

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Cameron Maybin through 46 plate appearances

Strikeouts: 17 Groundballs: 14 Flyballs: 10 Walks: 3 Hit by pitch: 1 Line drives: 1His minor league numbers indicated that this would happen, and it did.  Now let's hope he can make the adjustment,...

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the thread for dredging up old predictions

In a John Buck thread nearly four months ago, Uncle Charlie said"Does anyone know how to tag posts like this for future reference?  I don't have a position one way or another on Buck, but there...

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wow, howie kendrick is good

The power and stolen bases haven't been there since August, but who cares?  He's hitting .403 with only 9 strikeouts in 62 at bats.  Quite a few doubles as well.  It's pretty obvious that Kendrick...

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You know who's turned a corner?

Brandon Morrow.Since July 1: 1.21 ERA, 1.07 WHIPOnly 10 BB in 22.1 innings pitched, a cool 4.03 BB/9 after a harsh 9.8 BB/9 his first three months.He's maintained a disgusting strikeout rate as...

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oh.my.god

This is absolutely infuriating.While the useless likes of Chris Heintz, Carmen Cali, and Jason Miller waste spots on the Twins' 40-man roster, Terry Ryan let another legitimate prospect walk to...

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the limozeen top fifty

NOTE: Because I am stupid, I forgot to put Clay Buchholz on here. I like him about equally as Luke Hochevar, so call him #18b. My post-2006 list for referenceHonorable Mention: Jeff Clement,...

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