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Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 11:25 PM
Minnesota's alleged interest in free agent utility man Marwin Gonzalez has sparked speculation on his potential place on the Twins’ 25-ma...

Article: BREAKING: Twins to Sign Versatile Marwin Gonzalez

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 11:22 PM
The new Twins front office is making a name for itself with late-offseason (er, early spring training) free agency splashes. This time ar...

Article: Musical Chairs In The Bullpen

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 11:12 PM
New Twins manager Rocco Baldelli has been as vague as he can be about his plans for the bullpen, so we can only make the most general sta...

With Marwin on board, dangle Rosie for controllable pitch...

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 10:28 PM
I threw this out on Twitter today....       Eddie Rosario could bring back some much needed pitching.   Could G...

Manny Machado to the Padres

Other Baseball Yesterday, 10:02 PM
According to Jeff Passan, the first big domino has fallen as the Padres and Manny Machado have agreed to terms.   Recent reports wer...

Dominican Adventure


Locked Out: The Reality of Baseball in Santiago

Posted by Luke Albrecht , 27 June 2018 · 489 views

Community Blog Post
Here's a link to my latest article I wrote while living in the DR. Trying to give people a sense of what it's like to be down here and what the baseball situation is like as well. Thanks for reading- leave comments if you have any!



Robinson Cano, Excuses, and the Dominican Republic

Posted by Luke Albrecht , 23 May 2018 · 918 views
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Take a look at an article I wrote on the Collegiate Baseball Scouting Network! I think a all of what I wrote could also be applied to the Polanco situation as well, except for the Hall of Fame stuff I suppose...



Puerto Rican Dream

Posted by Luke Albrecht , 19 April 2018 · 825 views
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Puerto Rican Dream They say you should write your dreams down right when you wake up in order to remember them clearly. After returning from a dreamlike day and a half in San Juan, I’m feeling like the exercise will be helpful for me as well. Luckily, I don’t have the deadline many local writers had after the 16 inning marathon of game two.

The seed for the idea was plante...


Baseball Adventure

Posted by Luke Albrecht , 28 January 2018 · 1,178 views
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First Posted: 01 January 2018 - 07:16 PM

(Note: I thought I'd re-post this older forum post on my new blog in case anyone hadn't seen it)

First of all, I'm a long time reader, first time poster, which is pretty exciting. I was reading Bonnes' article about Twins Daily and writing and figured I might have a little something to add. So here goes,
I'm 25...


Hall of Fame Parade

Posted by Luke Albrecht , 28 January 2018 · 833 views
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So I'm taking a lot of commenters advice and making a blog. I'm planning on moving my original forum post over to the blog and writing a few more entries as I've been to a bunch more games and it's playoff time here. But first, I figured I'd post this as it's relevant this week and it was such a cool thing to run into.
So my parents came down to visit a w...