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Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:26 PM
If a season started today, the Rangers and Astros would potentially be able to fill their stadiums to 50% capacity.If Minnesota had that...

Zulgad: Is MLB really making return about dollars and cents?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:17 PM
https://www.skornort...lars-and-cents/   The owners have made their proposal to the players. The players association will now have t...

Virtual Twins Baseball Megathread

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 03:50 PM
Moving forward this will house every game-thread in the comments below until real baseball hopefully comes back. I should have done this...

Torii, LaTroy Participate in The Athletic's Discussio...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 01:34 PM
Doug Glanville of The Athletic hosted a panel of fellow former African American baseball players that included Torii Hunter and LaTroy Ha...

Kent Hrbek inside the park homer at the Metrodome in 1984

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 11:15 AM
This was Sept. 11, 1984. The Twins and Royals entered this game tied for first place in the AL West. Twins won 5-1, Tom Brunansky hit his...

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Off Day Assessment, June 10, 2019

Posted by Kirby O'Connor , 10 June 2019 · 1,163 views
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It has been a week since the Minnesota Twins' last off day, and in that time they've played six games, all on the road and all against divisional opponents.

The Good:
The good news is that the Twins still don't have a losing segment on their schedule. This means that they have yet to have a losing road trip or home stand. The team ended the week with a...


Off Day Assessment, June 3rd, 2019

Posted by Kirby O'Connor , 04 June 2019 · 639 views
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This was supposed to come out yesterday, but I hit "Save Draft" instead of "Publish," so here it is now.

The Twins have only had four games since their last off day. However, they have been perhaps the biggest games of this season so far. Facing Tampa Bay's pitching staff was a true test and the results are proof that the Twins are a top team this seas...


Off Day Assessment

Posted by Kirby O'Connor , 29 May 2019 · 1,571 views

Community Blog Post
It's been exactly one week since the Twins last off day, an unplanned off day prompted by a wet field in Los Angeles, so now is a good time to assess what has gone right, and what has gone wrong for the team since then.

The Good
A 5-1 record since the last day off. Simply put the Twins have been mashing in that time with a convincing win over the Angel...


Twins Get Their First Taste of What Playoff Baseball Feels Like

Posted by Kirby O'Connor , 28 May 2019 · 938 views
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Last night the Minnesota Twins got their first taste of a game that truly resembled playoff baseball. The Milwaukee Brewers are certainly a playoff caliber team, maybe even National League Champion caliber, and showed it on a wet Memorial Day. The Twins struck first against the Brew Crew, scoring four 2-out runs in the 2nd on a Luis Arraez single and Byro...