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Front Page: Can the Twins Become the New Astros? Part 2

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:45 AM
After looking into the similarities in the use of analytics, technology, and communication in both the Twins and Astros organizations in...

Front Page: EXCLUSIVE: Twins Looking to Replace TC Bear w...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:45 AM
"How hard could it be?"Twins Daily has learned that the Minnesota Twins plan to replace the human who portrayed beloved fake bear TC with...

Front Page: Cody Stashak Was More than Just a Command Wiz...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:44 AM
An unusual event occurred on Sept. 8. No, it wasn’t that the Vikings won their season opener. No, it wasn’t the fact that it was National...

Front Page: Twins Daily 2019 Awards: Most Valuable Player

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:26 AM
The 2019 Twins were propelled to 101 victories by a wide range of contributions, and that dynamic was reflected in our polling for team M...

Front Page: Twins Trade Targets: 4 Potential Starting Pit...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:21 AM
The Minnesota Twins are in store for a starting rotation overhaul this offseason with only Jose Berrios and Martin Perez under contract....

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Biceps Tendinitis Q&A

Posted by Heezy1323 , 07 August 2019 · 1,618 views
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Biceps Tendinitis Q&A Biceps Tendinitis in Pitchers Q&A
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A request was made by a poster for me to write a blog covering biceps tendinitis. This is actually a fairly complicated topic with quite a bit of controversy, but I’ll do my best to share some basic info that hopefully TD peeps will find interesting. There are some technical parts, so apologies for that,...


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Buxton Shoulder Q&A- What is a shoulder 'subluxation'?

Posted by Heezy1323 , 05 August 2019 · 1,794 views
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Buxton Shoulder Q&A- What is a shoulder 'subluxation'? Byron Buxton Shoulder Injury Q&A
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Byron Buxton, as we all know, is an outstanding center fielder for our Twins. Unfortunately, he has dealt with a variety of injuries that have cost him significant time over the past few seasons. This weekend he sustained an injury to his left shoulder that was termed a ‘subluxation’ and is headed back to...


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Graterol Shoulder Impingement Q&A

Posted by Heezy1323 , 27 May 2019 · 1,633 views
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Graterol Shoulder Impingement Q&A Brusdar Graterol Shoulder Impingement Q&A
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Heralded Twins prospect Brusdar Graterol was recently shut down and placed on the IL for ‘shoulder impingement’. This is concerning given how promising a start to the 2019 season Graterol has had and what it could mean for his future.

So what is ‘shoulder impingement’? And when might it need surge...


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Logan Morrison Hip Injury Q&A

Posted by Heezy1323 , 16 August 2018 · 1,275 views
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Logan Morrison Hip Impingement Q&A
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Twins DH/1B Logan Morrison was recently shut down for the remainder of the season and, by reports, is expected to undergo surgery for a hip condition that has been bothering him for much of the year. The problem is being reported as ‘hip impingement’, which is a fairly common diagnosis. Some may recall tha...


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Royce Lewis Knee Q&A

Posted by Heezy1323 , 18 June 2018 · 1,590 views
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Royce Lewis Knee Q&A Royce Lewis: Patellar Tendinopathy
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The Twins community recently received some concerning news about highly-regarded prospect Royce Lewis. Lewis left the Cedar Rapids Kernels Saturday game with what is being reported as ‘patellar tendinitis’, which has been causing him trouble off-and-on for about a month. But what is ‘patellar tendinitis’ exact...


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Jason Castro Knee Surgery Q&A

Posted by Heezy1323 , 16 May 2018 · 1,463 views
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Jason Castro Knee Surgery Q&A Jason Castro Meniscus Surgery Q&A
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Twins starting catcher Jason Castro went on the DL May 5th with pain in his right knee. Initially, it was reported that Castro underwent a cortisone injection and was hopeful to return to the lineup soon. Unfortunately, after traveling to Vail, CO to see noted orthopedic surgeon Dr. Robert LaPrade, Castro is...


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Wander Javier injury Q&A

Posted by Heezy1323 , 11 May 2018 · 1,341 views
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Wander Javier injury Q&A News came down yesterday that highly-touted Twins SS prospect Wander Javier will undergo season-ending surgery on his left (non-throwing) shoulder to repair a torn labrum. According to LEN, this was an injury that was suffered initially late last season, but initially the decision was made to attempt to treat Javier with rehabilitation. Unfortunately, he...