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Article: Twins Minor League Report (6/17): Elizabethton T...

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 12:10 AM
The Elizabethton Twins are coming off back-to-back Appalachian League Championships and the club has qualified for the postseason in four...
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Article: BOS 2, MIN 0: Offense Squanders Berrios’ Gem

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:02 AM
Tonight’s game featured incredible starts by Jose Berrios and Boston’s Rick Procello. The only runs of the game came in the first inning...
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Target: Luis Castillo

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 10:54 PM
With the Reds in a seemingly perpetual rebuild, what would a package for Castillo look like? They also have some other arms that may be o...
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Game Thread: Twins vs Red Sox 6/17/19 7:10 PM CDT

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 10:12 PM
  The Twins are coming! The Twins are coming!     I was sitting at the computer one afternoon, hammering away at my...
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Article: Wahoos Weigh-In (6/17): Six All Stars for Pensacola

Twins Minor League Talk Yesterday, 08:58 PM
Since we last weighed in, the Blue Wahoos have been hit with an injury bug (especially on their pitching staff) that led to them fading i...
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Episode 3: Get To Know Royce Lewis, AJ Achter

In this week's Get to Know 'Em podcast, learn more about former Minnesota Twins Right-handed Pitcher AJ Achter and one of baseball's top prospects, Royce Lewis.
Image courtesy of Seth Stohs, Twins Daily (photo of Royce Lewis)
In this week's episode, you will see two guys with different pathways to the big leagues.

AJ Achter was drafted in a round that doesn't even exist anymore.

Royce Lewis was the first overall pick in the 2017 draft.



AJ Achter worked his way up the ladder and pitched in parts of three major-league seasons.

Royce Lewis is working his way up the Twins ladder.

We talked to Achter about his time in a Twins unirform and his path to the big leagues. We talked about his relationship with teammates and some of the impressive teammates that he has had. We also talked about his transition from player to pitching coach at Eastern Michigan University.

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We talked to Royce Lewis about his spring training, what he worked on this offseason and many random questions about his life away from baseball.



Be sure to subscribe to the Get To Know 'Em Podcast on iTunes.


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2 Comments

I haven't listened to the podcast yet, but my first thought after reading the headline for this article was: What are Twins doing now? Are they doing another Pat Dean and bringing back another marginal pitcher like A.J. Achter? And then I saw the part about him being a college coach. Whew!

Time for predictions?
"Twins for now."
86 wins says I.

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