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Article: Minnesota’s Managerial Candidates: External Cand...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 11:18 PM
Earlier in the week, I looked at the top internal candidates for the Twins open managerial job. Since Tom Kelly was hired in the 1980’s,...

Angels Requiring Test for Potential Managers

Other Baseball Today, 10:05 PM
https://bleacherrepo...ur-written-test     I'd be intrigued to take it and see how I did, I'm sure I'm not alone. Thoughts?

Article: A Tale of Two Paths for Twins

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 10:03 PM
Coming off a 78-win season, the Minnesota Twins took a step backward from their postseason berth in 2017. With the same core intact, and...

Perry Castellanos, many other strength coaches let go

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:53 PM
Long-time strength and conditioning coach Perry Castellanos and his assistant Erik Beiser did not have their contracts renewed. Several o...

Ex-Twins in the Box Scores

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:34 PM
Baseball games are being played again! I know it's only spring training, but I'm a box score junkie and once again I can get my daily fix...

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MLB Confirms that Wider Batters should not have Wider Strike Zones

Posted by Respy , 13 September 2018 · 452 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 · 2,103 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 · 966 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 · 923 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 · 733 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...