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And then there is the case of the Blue Jays to consider

Other Baseball Today, 12:17 PM
https://www.sportsne...measures-place/ Here we are, theoretically two weeks away from Opening Day. The Blue Jays aren’t yet certain where...
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Watch the Live Play-by-Play of the Virtual Twins Playoffs

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 10:33 AM
With the real Twins around the corner, I have elected to sim to the playoffs to try and tease how the real club will do this fall, and as...
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2020 Game Thread Intros

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:09 AM
Yes, I believe there will be baseball! Further, the Twins would be a popular pick this year to advance to the playoffs and maybe, just ma...
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Charley Walters: Twins-Saints partnership talks quietly o...

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 07:30 AM
Very interesting article in Pioneer Press from Charlie Walters. https://www.twinciti...uietly-ongoing/ There’s been a few suggestions in...
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Brian Dozier released

Other Baseball Yesterday, 11:29 PM
I noticed this one-sentence item in the most obscure part of this morning's StarTribune print edition:   San Diego released former T...
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The Lighter Side


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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.

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Trevor Plouffe Latest Twins Third Baseman to Be Gifted with The Second Sight

Mysterious connection between the hot corner and precognition defies experts, imparts semi-valuable information.

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Despondent Statistician Creates Metrics for Real Housewives

St. Paul man doesn’t have any games to analyze or stats to crunch. In these desperate times, he’s creating his own.

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What To Watch While You Wait For Baseball, Part V

The NFL Draft is one of the dumbest things I watch, and I’ve watched a lot of dumb things. Super dumb things. For example, I once paid money to watch Scott Aldred pitch.