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Article: Minnesota’s Managerial Candidates: External Cand...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 11:18 PM
Earlier in the week, I looked at the top internal candidates for the Twins open managerial job. Since Tom Kelly was hired in the 1980’s,...
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Angels Requiring Test for Potential Managers

Other Baseball Today, 10:05 PM
https://bleacherrepo...ur-written-test     I'd be intrigued to take it and see how I did, I'm sure I'm not alone. Thoughts?
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Article: A Tale of Two Paths for Twins

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 10:03 PM
Coming off a 78-win season, the Minnesota Twins took a step backward from their postseason berth in 2017. With the same core intact, and...
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Perry Castellanos, many other strength coaches let go

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:53 PM
Long-time strength and conditioning coach Perry Castellanos and his assistant Erik Beiser did not have their contracts renewed. Several o...
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Ex-Twins in the Box Scores

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:34 PM
Baseball games are being played again! I know it's only spring training, but I'm a box score junkie and once again I can get my daily fix...
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Offseason Handbook Updates: Cover and Guest Authors

As the postseason rolls on, we're getting closer to the World Series, and you know what that means: Offseason Handbook Day is almost upon us! (Preorders will receive their copies next Tuesday.)
Today, we're excited to bring you a couple of big updates, including our star-studded list of guest contributors.

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Join Aaron and John at a live podcast, drinking free craft beers, winning great giveaways, meeting special guests, hanging with a community of Twins fans watching a Twins game together.

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Twins Weekly for Jan. 5-11: Seth Speaks!

Welcome to Twins Weekly. This feature intends to help readers discover anything they may have missed, encourage prospective writers to get active and provide readers an opportunity to offer up requests for content. The big news at the site this week was Seth’s return to podcasting, which featured a star-studded lineup of guests.

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Order The 2018 Offseason Handbook

The Twins Daily 2018 Offseason Handbook is now available for order and immediate download. You can claim your copy by clicking here. Name your price and download it right away to dig into its 63 pages of unparalleled offseason coverage.

Read below for details about pricing and what's inside.

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Next "Write Of Spring" Newsletter: A Pitching Primer

Do your eyes kinda gloss over when people start talking about a slider versus a sinker versus a cutter? Mine do. So this spring I asked for help from the Twins pitching staff. The resulting cheat sheet will be in this week's Write Of Spring Newsletter. It's free, but you must sign up soon as it will come out Wednesday night. Sign up by giving us your email in the box at the bottom of this story or use the box on the upper right of the front page.

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5 Years Later: Reflecting On A Rewarding Journey

It all began with a Wednesday night poli-sci class.

I’m not going to lie, the story of how I've reached this point traces back to sheer laziness. I might never have ended up here if I wasn't a teenager who liked to sleep in.

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Five Years of Twins Daily - BYTO Edition

So goodbye, BYTO.
Where the dogs of society howled.

Five years ago, four bloggers – whose writings were widely shared on the BattleYourTailOff.com forums – gathered their considerable baseball knowledge and passion to form Twins Daily, eschewing their individual sites in favor of a single site for All Things Twins.

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Celebrating Five Years Of Twins Daily

Time flies when you’re having fun! And, at Twins Daily, we’ve been having a lot of fun, and hopefully you have too. It is hard to believe that in the next week, Twins Daily will turn five years old. In fact, when one of the Twins Daily owners recently mentioned that we were about to turn five, we all did a double-take. Fortunately, we had the screenshot from the first day to prove it has been five years.

Over the next few days, we’ll be sharing our thoughts on our old sites, Twins Daily, and some of our favorite things about this community.

And that community is what Twins Daily really is all about, at least in my opinion. When John, Parker, Nick and I first started meeting and discussing consolidating our individual blogs, we spoke frequently about building a community of Twins fans.

As you can see from the Day 1 web page, Twins Daily has come a long ways in five years. Arguably the best decision in Twins Daily history was bringing on Brock Beauchamp. OK, not arguably. It was.

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Join Twins Daily At The Diamond Awards

One last reminder: you can still join Seth, Jeremy, The Voice of Reason, other Twins Daily folks and me at the Diamond Awards this Thursday night. Just sign up and in their "comments field" tell them that you want sit at the Twins Daily tables.

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Winter Meltdown - SOLD OUT

Sorry folks - the event is sold out. Those of you who got tickets will be able to pick them up at the check-in desk at the event, which is at Brothers Bar & Grill from 4:30-7:30 PM on January 28th. See you then!

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Twins Daily Site Refresher Course

It's a new year! We're heading into 2017, and in a couple of months Twins Daily will celebrate its five-year anniversary.

Whether you're a longtime community member or relatively new, we felt this might be a good time to brush up on some of the site's features and functionalities you may not be aware of, or taking full advantage of.

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Shhh. Winter Meltdown Pre-Sale is RIGHT NOW

Question: What would you do if you found Scott Erickson, Jacque Jones, Mike Pagliarulo, Tim Laudner or Dave St. Peter in your Holiday Stocking? Answer: Let them out. Make some nog. Maybe call 911. There is no wrong answer.

Through 12/25, for just $15 (regular $25), you can buy pre-sale tickets to the Twins Daily Winter Meltdown. We are offering this quietly, to people that visit the site in the dead of winter.