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2020 MLB (non-Twins) Postseason Discussion Thread

Other Baseball Today, 09:52 PM
Feel free to chime in here about any of the (non-Twins) 2020 MLB postseason games!
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Target Field Tax Status

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:05 PM
Been reading about all the losses (alleged or not) that MLB has (and maybe will again) taken with the pandemic, and wondered how the tax...
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MLB Sees Local TV And Streaming Viewership Up Over 4% For...

Other Baseball Today, 08:25 PM
Twins local viewership up 9%.   Link to the article at Forbes:   https://www.forbes.c...0/#36bd03b33dac
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Nelson Cruz wants 2 years

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:16 PM
https://www.mlbtrade...-year-deal.html
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Recent Blogs

The Lighter Side


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Breaking Down the 2020 Twins Walk-Up Songs

There are no fans in attendance, but Target Field’s impressive sound system will still be put to good use. The player music list for the Twins was recently revealed, so let’s take break down some of these selections. If you have a Spotify account, we've created a playlist for you to listen to it. Just click here.

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Local Fan Torn Between Home Opener and Another Episode of Magnum P.I.

Kelley Vogt has been waiting for the Twins to take the field in a game that counts for months. He might not see it.

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Twins Replace Fake Fan Noise with Chumbawamba’s ‘Tubthumping’

With the truncated season just days away, cheers and organ music take a backseat to the ‘90s anthem.

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With Buxton Uninjured, Twins Release 2021 Schedule

“What’s the worst that could happen,” asked one club official. “We laugh in the face of danger.”

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Results Mixed As Twins Replicate Florida Spring Training Experience

Unconfirmed reports say multiple players, staff devoured or chomped by Earl, a rogue alligator from Orlando.

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Otherwise Rational Man Allows Himself Five Minutes to Enjoy Potential Return of Baseball

In the face of spiking COVID rates and labor unrest, one man sets time aside to dream of better days.

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CDC Urges Fans Mad at Greedy Players to Not Learn About Owners Wealth

"It's going to blow their minds to find out just how much those guys make," said one expert. "The health impacts are unknowable and a risk we can't encourage."

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In Bipartisan Agreement, MN Legislature Agrees to Erect and Immediately Topple Bud Selig Statue

“We want to make it durable enough for repeated topplings,” said one representative.

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Town Ball Umpire Hopes Patio Crowd Insults Him ‘Just To Feel Something’

Dan’s Bar & Grill in New Trier, Minnesota resumed outdoor service this week. David Petersen can’t wait for his Saturday reservation.

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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!

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Twins Maintain Division Lead As Memorial Day Weekend Begins

Last season’s 101-win performance elevated 2020 expectations for the Twins, but they wouldn’t have been the first Minnesota team to turn optimism into a sadder reality. With the team in first place at the unofficial start of summer, Twins Daily asked players and staff to comment on the season so far and what happens next.

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Desperate Twins Fan Turns to NASCAR

With baseball’s return still nebulous at best, one local fan looks to competitive auto racing for a different kind of sporting event.