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Reusse: Modern Game Unkind to Dozier, Plouffe

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 10:15 AM
I thought thatPatrick Reusse wrote an interesting article, something I know I have been thinking for the last few years.    htt...
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Hopefully Simmons "issues" are not like Romero...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 10:13 AM
Per multiple sources, new Minnesota Twins shortstop Andrelton Simmons has been delayed to the team's camp by visa issues. The exact detai...
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Kirilloff - LF or RF?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:37 AM
The linked post from MLB Trade Rumors suggests that Kirilloff will play RF come opening day.I assumed he would be in LF, since Kepler is...
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Looking Back at Lewis Thorpe's Last Dominant Stretch

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:56 AM
Back in April of 2019, Lewis Thorpe put together back-to-back 12 K starts. Here are some highlights from those starts. He struggled to sh...
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Park: Newly "dialed in" Thorpe Ready to Compete i...

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 03:44 PM
Do-hyoung Park penned an absolutely fantastic article on Lewis Thorpe.    https://www.mlb.com/...ically-mentally   Check o...
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Larnach Focused on Process, Improvements and Winning

One year ago, Twins Daily’s #3 prospect Trevor Larnach participated in his first MLB spring training as a non-roster invite, just hoping to make a good impression. He succeeded, and now, he appears to be on the brink, working while waiting for his big-league opportunity.


Getting Geeky Part 3: Sharing the LI Wealth

Last year’s Twins’ bullpen spread around the most critical innings, and the relievers’ Leverage Index (LI) shows that.


2021 Sire of Fort Myers Preview

Hear ye, hear ye ... 'tis time to size up this year's candidates for Sire of Fort Myers.


The Odd Man Out?

The Twins may have a good problem on their hands as their farm system begins to mature. As more and more players reach the Major Leagues, it’s one slugger in particular that may struggle to cement themselves into a regular role.


Which Pitch Should Kenta Maeda Add in 2021?

In an interview on Zoom with reporters this week, Kenta Maeda intimated that he would add one of three pitches to his repertoire in 2021: a two-seamer, a cutter, or a curveball. Which makes the most sense?


Is There Any Hope For Royce Lewis?

Well now, that’s an awfully negative title, Matt. I know, I know. Look, I meant this as a sort of “hey, can we find any historical comps for what Royce Lewis has had to endure”? Or, more precisely; “are there any other first overall draft picks who have had similar experiences and still succeeded”? It wasn’t meant to be this depressing. Anyways, let’s find out.


AL Central Rundown: Starting Pitching

We’re quickly coming to the end of these positional rundowns, but it’s exciting to think about how the Minnesota Twins pitching now fares in relation to the competition.


Notebook: More Probable Pitchers Announced, Thorpe Turns Heads

With the first Spring Training game now just two days away, the Twins have set more probables, and Lewis Thorpe has a hot start to his spring.


Projecting the Saints' Opening Day Roster

The St. Paul Saints are gearing up for their first season as the Triple-A affiliate of the Minnesota Twins. Who will we see across the river?


Alex Kirilloff, and the Truth About Scott Boras and Contract Extensions

Some Twins fans object to the idea of Alex Kirilloff opening the season with the Twins, on the premise that agent Scott Boras will proscribe any contract extension to keep Kirilloff around beyond 2027. That’s simply not true.


AL Central Rundown: Designated Hitters

A wise man once said "wisdom comes with age, and with age comes the designated hitter." Yet despite the lack of youth at the position, the AL Central boasts some of the most prolific names in the game at DH. Let’s see how the division stacks up at the position.


Sources: Injury Gods Have Busy 2021 Planned for Minnesota

The Old Ones, praise their name, look to build on some unexpected preseason momentum.