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Do you really like the DH?

Other Baseball Today, 12:25 AM
We've resisted in the NL for 47 years now and with a 26th player added it may be delayed even longer. When offense is slacking they talk...
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Forget adding SP, let's talk about keeping what we have

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:25 AM
Let's stop talking about adding more SP for a moment and recognize what we have and keeping it. There have been various discussions about...
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Twinsfest questions

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:25 AM
I am thinking about attending Twinsfest and had a couple of questions I hope could be answered: 1. Do you have to pay for autographs? 2....
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Donaldson contract discussion - 4/100? 4/110?

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 09:36 PM
https://www.mlbtrade...-donaldson.html Hopefully this offer gets accepted as it would be a good way to wrap up the off-season. Big impro...
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BREAKING NEWS: Twins sign 4th-String Catcher

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 07:38 PM
January 15th, 2019 written by Diesel (Note: this is a satire piece inspired by many works, including RandBallStu) The Minnesota Twin...
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Last Stand: Twins Finally Win a High-Stakes Offseason Showdown

In both the postseason and offseason, Twins fans have grown accustomed to letdowns. The franchise's historical run of futility in October is exacerbated by (and maybe reinforced by) its routine shortcomings in the months that follow.

By snapping one of those trends last week week, Minnesota took a huge step toward ending the other.


5 Songs That Should Be Added to the Target Field Playlist for New Twins Slugger Josh Donaldson

Music always adds a little spark to the stadium experience. With Josh Donaldson now a member of the Minnesota Twins, here are some songs that need to be considered as additions to the Target Field stadium mix for 2020.


Organizational Misstep or Market Inefficiency? How The Minnesota Twins are Betting on Older Stars

Since the start of last offseason, the Minnesota Twins have acquired six players age 34 and older. Are the Twins missing out on younger players and having to settle for older ones? Or have they perhaps found a market inefficiency in acquiring aging stars?


2020 Minnesota Twins Prospect Handbook Available NOW!

The 2020 Minnesota Twins Prospect Handbook will be now available.

By clicking here, you can order the paperback version of the PDF/E-Book version at Lulu.com.

In addition, the promo code ONEFIVE will get you 15% off of all print books you order on Lulu.com (promo code is good through Thursday). In this link, you'll see previous Twins Prospect Handbooks are available.


Gleeman & The Geek, Ep 462: Best Lineup In Baseball?

Aaron and John revel in Josh Donaldson joining the Twins, search for the best Twins lineup order, and marvel at the sign-stealing scandal. You can listen by downloading us from iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher, iHeartRadio or find it at GleemanAndTheGeek.com. Or just click this link.


How Zack Littell Became a Solid Reliever for the Twins in 2019

Remember when the Twins acquired Jaimie Garcia for prospect Huascar Ynoa and then traded Garcia for Zack Littell and Dietrich Enns a week later? Good times. Now, with Zack Littel, the Twins have the best player remaining from both of those deals. He was a solid reliever last season.


4 Starting Pitchers the Twins Could Potentially Trade for at the Deadline

The Twins addressed one of their biggest needs by signing Josh Donaldson, yet, many people feel like the rotation is still a problem. Last night, we talked about how Minnesota can possibly afford to wait until July to make an impact trade. Today, we'll take a look at who the best starting pitching options might be.


The Evolution of Trevor May

Trevor May has become a force out of the bullpen for our Twins over the last two years. Even as a former top prospect, his development into the player we've seen is incredible given the injuries and change he's overcome. Let's take a dive into May's rise to elite reliever, and what his future may hold.


With Donaldson in the Fold, Can the Twins Afford to Wait Until the Deadline to Trade for Starting Pitching?

The Twins made a franchise-altering move on Tuesday by signing superstar third baseman Josh Donaldson. His addition turns them into a serious World Series contender. Can they afford to wait to add starting pitching?


Is Infield Defense Really That Important for the 2020 Minnesota Twins?

There’s no denying the Infield Outs Above Average (OAA) stat by Baseball Savant painted an ugly picture for the Minnesota Twins. Sliding Miguel Sano to first base and inserting Josh Donaldson into third will certainly help. Regardless of the Donaldson effect, how concerned do we need to be about the defense?


Looking Way Ahead: Who Needs to be Added to the 40-Man Roster... in November

Normally we consider which players will need to be added to the 40 man roster after the season, leading up to the decision becoming official in mid-November. But let’s look ahead to that decision as it may affect decisions throughout the season. Plus, it never hurts to know who is playing for spots on the 40-man roster.


Devil's Advocate: Why the Josh Donaldson Deal Isn't Good for the Twins

Alright, we’ve all had time to be excited about the Minnesota Twins making an impact move and landing MLB Trade Rumors' fifth-best free agent of 2020. Now, it’s time to look at the other side: why isn’t this a good deal for the Twins as they enter their competitive window?