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Front Page: Looking Way Ahead: Who Needs to be Added to t...

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 12:12 PM
Normally we consider which players will need to be added to the 40 man roster after the season, leading up to the decision becoming offic...

Front Page: Devil's Advocate: Why the Josh Donaldson...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:07 PM
Alright, we’ve all had time to be excited about the Minnesota Twins making an impact move and landing MLB Trade Rumors' fifth-best free a...

Front Page: With Donaldson in the Fold, Can the Twins Aff...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:02 PM
The Twins made a franchise-altering move on Tuesday by signing superstar third baseman Josh Donaldson. His addition turns them into a ser...

Front Page: 2020 Minnesota Twins Prospect Handbook Availa...

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 12:00 PM
The 2020 Minnesota Twins Prospect Handbook will be now available.By clicking here, you can order the paperback version of the PDF/E-Book...

Front Page: Is Infield Defense Really That Important for...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 11:25 AM
There’s no denying the Infield Outs Above Average (OAA) stat by Baseball Savant painted an ugly picture for the Minnesota Twins. Sliding...

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Wishing the FRE Travels Well to Oakland

Posted by Miles Death , 10 August 2018 · 1,136 views

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I’m at Target Field, and it was the Sunday before the all-star break. We were already losing to the Tampa Bay Rays, and it was a high leverage spot in the 5th inning. Suddenly, my friend and I hear the infamous Lil Jon song start to heat up. Fernando Rodney is coming in? I think, “wow, Molitor is finally getting out of his comfort zone with preassigned in...


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Fox Sports North Falsehoods of 2018's First Half

Posted by Miles Death , 11 July 2018 · 2,349 views

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When I was growing up, I thought Dick and Bert were awesome. They had the fun “Circle me Bert” shtick, seemingly great rapport with each other, and good timing on bringing excitement to the game. But, I was young - I didn’t know any better. This season is the first summer I’ve enjoyed diving into statistical truths in baseball. I think the analytical tren...


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Dozier is Taking Too Many Pitches

Posted by Miles Death , 09 July 2018 · 1,270 views

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*Disclaimer* I wrote this a week or so ago, and it seems Dozier may be heating up. But my attempt at analysis still applies :) .

I know at this point most of you are thinking: who cares why Brian Dozier is struggling? We are moving on from him anyway. While this could be true, I am fascinated by diving into why player results change (positively or negati...


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Game Length Isn't the Reason for the Decline in Attendance

Posted by Miles Death , 27 June 2018 · 2,292 views

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There’s growing concern within the baseball community about the health of the MLB as an organization, and the game overall. Since the mid-2000s, attendance and television ratings have been dropping consistently. According to Baseball Reference, in the past 20 years attendance per game across the entire MLB peaked in 2007 at 32,696 per game. In the ten ye...


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The Matt Magill Improvement Story

Posted by Miles Death , 20 June 2018 · 1,763 views
pitching, magill, molitor and 2 more...
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By now, most of us have noticed how Matt Magill has been a solid arm in the Twins bullpen this season. He made his first appearance of 2018 in a clunker of a game (which I attended :angry: ) on April 29th against the Cincinnati Reds. He threw 2.1 innings that Sunday and gave up just 3 hits and 0 earned runs, adding 2 punch-outs as well. So far this year...