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Twins, OAK a good match? Gibson & Odorizzi available

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:42 PM
Some interesting trade news floating around this morning.   -Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle seems to be connecting the...

Article: Dozier’s Days Numbered, Then What?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:41 PM
Despite sweeping the hapless Baltimore Orioles, and then taking a series from the equally terrible Kansas City Royals, the Minnesota Twin...

Here's Your Chance To Weigh In On Bat Flips

Other Baseball Today, 08:40 PM
This seems like a divisive topic for whatever reason.   Baseball's "old guard" seems to dislike the idea of a player flipping their...

Article: Twins Minor League Report (7/17): Barnes and Kir...

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 08:11 PM
With only three Minnesota Twins minor league affiliates in action on Tuesday, this is going to be a relatively quiet report. There’s good...

Article: MIN 11, TB 7: Dozier Grand Slam Ends Wild Game,...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:28 PM
There was an entire season’s worth of moments in just this one game Sunday afternoon at Target Field. A run scored on a balk, there were...

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The Missing Pieces: Building a Championship Team in Twins Territory

Posted by John Olson , 26 February 2018 · 701 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 · 1,062 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 · 978 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 · 991 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...


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Targeting the Trade Market - Wheelin' and Dealin'

Posted by John Olson , 20 October 2017 · 1,496 views
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​Wheelin' and Dealin' - Off season trade targets


Despite the undeniable successful season the Twins had in 2017, as tends to happen in the playoffs, deficiencies and holes in the lineup, rotation and bullpen become less transparent and more of a glaring, vacuous hole - clearly seen. For instance, Robbie Grossman started the American League Wild Card g...