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Uh oh Liriano

Posted at 12:50 PM on September 13, 2006 by Ben Tesch (3 Comments)

After 2 scoreless innings, Liriano threw a bad pitch that was well wide and short, and immediately came off the mound, had a quick talk, and was pulled. He may have blown out his arm. I would venture to say that the outlook of him coming back against this season is not good, unless we hear some less drastic news later.

Comments (3)

shouldn't you be working? mister.

Posted by worm2 | September 13, 2006 1:57 PM

I think we can stick a fork in Liriano for '06....I suspected all along that he was too good to be true.........

Posted by daveZ | September 13, 2006 2:54 PM

It's kind of funny you mention that, because I was in the newsroom discussing election results, and the game was on one of the TVs, so I decided to check how Liriano looked... then about 3 pitches later, snap.

From what I've read, the Twins had basically said if there was any type of setback or pain, he would be shelved without a question... so yes on the fork, thermometer, etc.

Posted by Ben Tesch | September 13, 2006 4:12 PM

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