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Twins postseason game times, TV

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 04:25 PM
Dust off that antenna, folks: the Twins 2020 postseason debut is over the air on ABC (albeit at 1 PM on a Tuesday, pre-empting some soap...
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The Perfect Length of a Baseball Season?

Other Baseball Today, 04:25 PM
So Twitter got me thinking... What's the perfect length of baseball season? And then what's the perfect playoffs to be paired with that s...
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A (pretty accurate) look at the seedings

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 01:17 PM
Going into the final weekend of the season, the eight-team AL field is nearly set, though no team is locked into its seed. Here's what I...
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My thoughts on Tyler Duffey..

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:47 AM
First of all, congratulations to the entire Twins organization, fans and friends for winning the AL Central!This was a tough division in...
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Twins developed starting pitching history since Bert

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 06:55 AM
Using my Cards as an example: The only major miss of the Cards trading young developed starters since trading both Jerry Reuss and Steve...
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Week in Review: Stealing the Central

They got plenty of help from a White Sox team that fell flat on its face, but the Minnesota Twins did their part as well, posting a winning week to rally from behind and secure their second consecutive AL Central title.

Up next: a postseason matchup against the Houston Astros at Target Field.

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Astros-Twins ALDS Preview: Which Starting Rotation Has the Edge?

Had these two teams met a year ago, the Astros would have held a huge advantage in the starting rotation. Things have changed. The Twins have a clear edge, though it might be smaller than you think.

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5 Reasons Why This Twins Team is Different

At this point, the story of the Minnesota Twins Postseason failures have become all too repetitive. Dating back to 2004, the Twins have a Postseason losing streak of 16 games, with 13 of those losses coming at the hands of the New York Yankees, though you probably knew that already.

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CIN 5, MIN 3: Twins Lose In Extras, Win Division

It came down to the final day of the regular season, the Twins didn’t even finish things off with a victory, but regardless, they are the 2020 American League Central champions. Bring on the Astros.

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Ain't Their First Rodeo: The Perfect Storm of Seasoned Playoff Veterans

While the Twins aren’t known in the baseball world as perennial contenders there are few teams in Major League Baseball that have the playoff experience that some of the Twins’ veteran players have. That could prove to be more valuable than ever this postseason.

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Notebook 9/27: One More Big Game Before the Playoffs

The end of the regular season is finally already here and the Twins have a ton to play for. The unlikely comeback to win the division can be capped off today and the Twins would be able to hang a new banner. Or they will fall to second place and likely play the Yankees.

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MIN 7, CIN 3: Arráez and Shine

In his first game in more than two weeks, Luis Arráez recorded four hits, three of them doubles. His performance helped spark a victory that kept the Twins atop the American League Central. Home-field advantage in the first round of the playoffs has also been secured.

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Forecasting Sano in October

Miguel Sano hasn’t had the season he expected from the very onset of 2020. His overall numbers look bad, but Sano has been the same streaky hitter we’ve seen in years past. Heading into the postseason, Sano may be one small flick of a switch from being the monster he’s shown he can be.

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Twins Notebook 9/26: Twins Look to Slow Streaking Castillo, Maintain Lead in Division

Tonight, the Twins matchup against Luis Castillo, one of the best pitchers in baseball. Michael Pineda takes the mound for the Twins, who are 4-0 in games he’s started this season. Keep reading for more on today’s game as well as a look around the rest of the American League.

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CIN 7, MIN 2: Twins Lose Game, Donaldson, Buxton

The one thing the Twins really couldn’t afford was to lose any more of their key players this weekend. Both Josh Donaldson and Byron Buxton exited tonight’s game due to injuries, Donaldson with a calf cramp and Buxton after being hit in the helmet by a pitch.

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Records the Twins Can Set This Weekend

The strange and unique 2020 regular season is coming to a close, but there is plenty of things left to be decided for the Twins. Weird records were bound to come to fruition within the confines of a 60-game season. Plenty of fans will look back at the 2020 campaign for what it was: a strange and unusual time in baseball history. Here are just a handful of the records on the table for the Twins this weekend.

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If These Three Excel, the Twins Will Go Far This October

Every postseason, there are impact heroes. That’s the beauty of an incredibly small sample following such a long campaign. One hit, one strikeout or one big play can change your fate. Here are three Twins who could make a huge impact this fall.