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Other Baseball Today, 08:29 AM
With the division race heating up and the Indians being a common topic of conversation around here it seemed like it might be useful to h...

Front Page: Twins Game Recap (8/24): Sano 3-Run Bomba, Bu...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:26 AM
The Twins trailed the Tigers 4-1 heading into the bottom of the fifth inning tonight at Target Field, but Miguel Sano smashed a go-ahead...

Front Page: Twins Minor League Report (8/24): Gray, Webb...

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 08:25 AM
In the Twins' minor leagues on Saturday night, the E-Twins were on the road but got a huge late-inning home run to take a lead. In Cedar...

Front Page: Twins 2019 Draft Pick To Have Tommy John Surgery

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 08:25 AM
Unfortunate news from the Minnesota Twins minor league system came out on Saturday night. According to Le Soliel, a French Canadian newsp...

Front Page: Getting Defensive

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:06 AM
Remember when Doug Mientkiewicz was really good at first base for the Twins one year, but Rafael Palmiero won the Gold Glove despite bare...

Danchat's Strat-O-Matic Blog


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Strat-O-Matic Baseball: Yankees at Twins 7/22/19

Posted by Danchat , 23 July 2019 · 760 views
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Community Blog Post
The first place Twins and the first place Yankees clash in a Strat-O-Matic battle of epic proportions! Both teams carry high-powered offenses in, and the while the real life game was exciting, this one was too... for a while.

Game Summary

You would expect the Twins and Yankees to score a lot of runs. Well, you won't be disappointed by this result!
The...


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Strat-O-Matic Baseball: Rangers at Twins 7/6/19

Posted by Danchat , 07 July 2019 · 417 views
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Game Summary

The Twins were able to scratch cross just a single run in the first, despite hitting 4 singles. Two of them were infield hits, not allowing for runners to take an extra base. Schoop struck out with the bases loaded to end the inning... and then Pineda fell apart.
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Pineda gave up 2 runs in the second, 2 in the third, and despite pulling him...


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Strat-O-Matic Baseball: Red Sox at Twins 6/18/19

Posted by Danchat , 19 June 2019 · 527 views
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6/18/19 - Red Sox at Twins - David Price vs Michael Pineda
Box Score:

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Game Summary
The Twins struck first in the second inning with Sano notching a one-out double, followed by a Jake Cave two run homer. It was a no-doubter, as I had a 6-12 roll, which meant that unless the pitcher is very good at preventing HRs, this on...


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Strat-O-Matic Matchup 6-7-19 At Tigers

Posted by Danchat , 09 June 2019 · 373 views
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Community Blog Post
With the breakdown of how things will work in Strat-O-Land, let's simulate another game. This is based off Friday's bout with the Tigers.

Box Score

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Summary
The Twins first inning saw singles from Garver, Cruz, and Cron, followed by a bases-clearing double by Marwin Gonzalez. It appears th...


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Strat-O-Matic Baseball Breakdown

Posted by Danchat , 07 June 2019 · 972 views
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For those who may be new to this game, I’ll give a detailed breakdown.
So when a pitcher faces a batter, three dice are rolled. The white die determines which card will be used; 1 to 3 summons the hitter card, and 4 to 6 summons the pitcher card. The two red dice will determine the outcome of the play. In a standard game, one would switch out the hitter c...