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Prospects Live 2-round mock

MLB Draft Today, 07:34 PM
I figured many would have interest in this. Hopefully, we have a draft in some variety this year, but in my contacts with the league offi...
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Torii, LaTroy Participate in The Athletic's Discussio...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:24 PM
Doug Glanville of The Athletic hosted a panel of fellow former African American baseball players that included Torii Hunter and LaTroy Ha...
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Virtual Twins Baseball Megathread

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 03:30 PM
Moving forward this will house every game-thread in the comments below until real baseball hopefully comes back. I should have done this...
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Zulgad: Is MLB really making return about dollars and cents?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 06:53 PM
https://www.skornort...lars-and-cents/   The owners have made their proposal to the players. The players association will now have t...
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Reusse: Can Catchers be kept Safe during the outbreak?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:00 PM
 https://www.startrib...reak/570451492/     Patrick Reusse asks a legit question during this time... The key to any return...
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Joe Mauer’s Cooperstown Case: Assessing Value

For many Twins fans, 2024 might seem like light years away, but that year will mark Joe Mauer’s first year of eligibility of the National Baseball Hall of Fame. There are many things that go into a player’s “Cooperstown Case,” but Twins fans got a first-hand look at one of the best players of his generation. All things considered, what was Mauer’s value during his Twins tenure?

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Twins in the 2000s: The 2011 Season

Oh yes, the wonderful 2011 season. The season where everything fell apart after many years of fun playoff baseball. The season that began nearly a decade of misery for the Twins. Let’s look back on this strange ride.

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From Bombas to Bamboo in the Absence of Baseball

What does bamboo have to do with baseball or the Minnesota Twins? I thought you’d never ask!

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Max Kepler and the Cost of Silence

Our community is broken. Our country is broken. To not speak up is to be complicit. To shy away from this conversation is to contribute to the widespread apathy and complacency that has brought us to this tragic state.

That's why Max Kepler's actions on social media over the weekend are so bitterly disappointing to me.

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Twins in the 2000s: The 2010 Season

The 2010 season will forever hold a special place in the hearts of Minnesota Twins fans, as it was the year that outdoor baseball finally returned to Minnesota. Target Field became home, and the Twins threw quite the housewarming party.

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How Did the Twins Fare After the Rabbit Ball Season?

Baseballs were flying out of ballparks at a record pace during the 2020 season and the Twins took full advantage by clocking 307 home runs and setting the all-time MLB record. Another important season in Twins history saw a record-breaking home run pace that many attribute to a different baseball being used. What happened back in 1987 and how did the Twins fare following the Rabbit Ball season?

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Taylor Rogers Shouldn’t Be THE Twins Closer

If baseball can find a way to happen in 2020, our Twins have a lot more certainty in their bullpen than in recent years. Taylor Rogers was one of the few relievers we had confidence in for 2019 and he certainly earned his role as the closer. It may serve the Twins well to not be so fast to assign that role again however.

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2020 MLB Draft Top 50 Prospects: 21-30

So far, we have looked at the prospects that I have ranked 31st through 50th in the 2020 MLB Draft. Now it is time to take a look at the prospects ranked 21st through 30th. With the Minnesota Twins making their first selection at pick number 27 overall, the players listed below should all be on Twins fans radar as potential picks for the Twins come June 10th. For fans hoping the Twins add a college arm in the draft, this group of prospects is the one for you.

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A Look Into How the Twins Fared in MLB’s 5 Best Draft Classes

Jim Callis recently ranked the five best drafts of all time at mlb.com. Today we’ll take a look at how the Twins performed in these historically great drafts.

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Brent Rooker Is ‘Ready to Go’ For a ‘Big’ Year

Twins prospect Brent Rooker is looking forward to mashing his way to Minnesota if and when a season begins this summer.

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Twins Commit To Paying Minor Leaguers Through August, No Releases

On Friday, news broke that the Minnesota Twins will not be making any minor league roster transactions at this time. Instead, they have committed to paying all of their minor leaguers $400 per week through the end of August.

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Let's Remember Some Twins

Deadspin is terrible now, but it used to be somebody. The old, good Deadspin ran a segment called Let’s Remember Some Guys, wherein they would open a pack of old baseball cards and remember some guys. Like Steve Jeltz. Steve Jeltz!