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Stewart, Romero Up... Cave, Duffey Down

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 11:49 AM
The Twins announced this morning that Kohl Stewart and Fernando Romero were being called up today. Stewart ,as we knew, will start tonigh...

Article: Twins Minor League Report (4/23): Thorpe Derails...

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 11:30 AM
With the Cedar Rapids Kernels being rained out on Monday, there was some extra baseball for Twins affiliates on Tuesday. While the Kernel...

Article: MIN 4, HOU 10: Springer and Bregman and Altuve.....

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 11:30 AM
Eddie Rosario put himself in the Twins record books again and gave the Twins a nice boost with a first inning home run, but the bats then...

Article: MIN 9, HOU 5: Bats Thrive, Pitching Survives

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 11:14 AM
Half the game was a party. The other half was torture. But the underdog Twins won an important game versus the Astros on Monday night tha...

Non-Twins 2019 season news

Other Baseball Today, 11:14 AM
As the off-season is over, thought we might have this thread back for non-Twins, non-thread worthy news and tidbits.     Watchi...

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MLB Confirms that Wider Batters should not have Wider Strike Zones

Posted by Respy , 13 September 2018 · 728 views

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MLB Confirms that Wider Batters should not have Wider Strike Zones After a 3-game series against the Yankees where Willians Astudillo did not record a strikeout in 10 at-bats, the Yankees officially protested the game on September 12th. Manager Joe Girardi, and pitcher David Robertson, contended that the strike zone should be wider for a batter of Astudillo's girth. Seemingly, David Robertson was frustrated that he allow...


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Eduardo Escobar only Willing to be Traded to Cities with a Fogo de Chão

Posted by Respy , 05 July 2018 · 2,592 views

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Eduardo Escobar only Willing to be Traded to Cities with a Fogo de Chão (Entry photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Fogo de Chão, a Brazilian steakhouse with all-you-can-eat tableside-carved meats, was attributed by Eduardo Escobar before this season as a big reason for his success in 2017, according to an interview by the Star Tribune.

Reportedly, Eduardo Escobar is unwilling to be traded to any team whose home ballpark...


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Target Field Staff Places Paper Bags over Minnie and Paul’s Heads

Posted by Respy , 28 June 2018 · 1,516 views

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Target Field Staff Places Paper Bags over Minnie and Paul’s Heads During the final game of the last homestand against the Rangers, after the Twins dropped the first three games of the series to the Rangers, many fans noticed a change to the familiar Minnie and Paul celebration sign in center field.

As an apparent gesture of the Twins performance this year, likely in particular that of the offense lately, Minnie and Pau...


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Twins Extreme Shift Ideas Found on Jeff Pickler’s Dinner Napkin

Posted by Respy , 20 June 2018 · 1,688 views

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Twins Extreme Shift Ideas Found on Jeff Pickler’s Dinner Napkin Yesterday a picture was leaked of a napkin left at an Applebees in Santa Monica, California, last month while the Twins were visiting the Los Angeles Angels. The napkin was left there inadvertently by, reportedly, Twins Major League Coach Jeff Pickler who was dining at the restaurant with other members of the Twins coaching staff.

The napkin had pictured...


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Byron Buxton Retires, Hired by Homeland Security to Catch Bags of Drugs

Posted by Respy , 11 June 2018 · 900 views

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Byron Buxton practicing his catching in front of a US border wall prototype in June, 2018

SAN DIEGO – After suffering for months with severe migraines and with a history of concussions, Byr...