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Article: Catching Up With Ryan Jeffers

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 12:02 AM
Ryan Jeffers was recently named by Twins Daily as the Twins #13 ranked prospect. He was a walk-on at the University of North Carolina-Wil...

Manny Machado to the Padres

Other Baseball Today, 12:09 AM
According to Jeff Passan, the first big domino has fallen as the Padres and Manny Machado have agreed to terms.   Recent reports wer...

Article: Looking For A Bounceback (Part 2)

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 11:37 PM
Somehow a season that starts well and devolves is a more damning narrative than a season which never gets on track. If a player’s season...

Reusse on Astudillo's Venezuelan Performance

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 11:27 PM
http://www.startribu...ague/506034802/   Today, Patrick Reusse wrote about Willians Astudillo's winter. Specifically, hhe wrote abou...

FanGraphs Top 100 Prospects

Twins Minor League Talk Yesterday, 10:57 PM
Eric Longenhagen and Kiley McDaniel have released their Top 100 Prospect List with brief summaries of each player. They have also added s...

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Counting (and comparing) Cards - The Mid-Tier Minnesota Twins

Posted by John Olson , 03 February 2019 · 736 views

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A Quick Intro:
Happy Super Bowl Sunday, everyone! If you’re anything like me, another year with no real “dog in the fight” so to speak, I’ll be mostly meandering around the kitchen and living room – eating too much junk, maybe having a drink or two, passively watching the game whilst waiting for a decent commercial to come on. Then, of course, judge t...


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The Missing Pieces: Building a Championship Team in Twins Territory

Posted by John Olson , 26 February 2018 · 826 views
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Over nearly four months, the Twins have approached the 2017-18 offseason with a keen eye on the 2018 regular season, as with 29 other major league teams (well, more or less, I suppose) to hit the ground running for another playoff push and potential run at the World Series. After all, winning the last game of the season should be the target for every team...


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Breaking down Jake Odorizzi

Posted by John Olson , 20 February 2018 · 1,222 views
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A Closer Look


At this point, with the Twins busy Presidents Day weekend now officially come to a close, it can be said that most people (and those who frequent Twins Daily, especially) are aware that the hometown club completed a trade with the Tampa Bay Rays for Jake Odorizzi. The trade, first reported on Saturday night, had the Twins receiving Jak...


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State of the Twins - Pitching Rotation edition

Posted by John Olson , 14 February 2018 · 1,175 views
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State of the Twins - Starting Rotation


Baseball is back. Pitchers and catchers have reported to the Twins Spring Training site in Fort Myers, along with a sprinkling of position players - including Joe Mauer, who we can only suspect is in "the best shape of his life" at this point in his career. All jokes aside, the 2018 season is just around the cor...


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Warming up: A look towards Hot Stove - Starting Pitching edition

Posted by John Olson , 23 October 2017 · 1,147 views
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Continuing in the off-season series, today looking at the free agent market for starting pitching: who's available and which members of the current class the Twins could target in the free agent market.

The Twins, as most other teams in the league, are in need of starting pitching. They are one of the few teams that consider themselves legitimate postsea...