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Effects of the shift

Other Baseball Today, 12:14 AM
This was a discussion about the effects of defensive shifts in baseball, split from today's game thread. Feel free to join in below!...

GAME THREAD: Twins @ Angels, 4/16/21, 8:38 PM CDT

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 11:38 PM
It’s always thrilling when your team snatches victory from the jaws of victory, as the Twins did yesterday afternoon at Target Field agai...

Ex Twins in 2021: Where Are They Now?

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 10:47 PM
One of my favorite annual threads on the site. Let’s stay updated on ex-Twins in the news... This is a start of a list, and feel free to...

A rant

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 08:44 PM
I've been on about this for two years now, but Baldelli really needs to get over the idea that his best players need a game off every wee...

Twins Minor League Report: Follow the Affiliates

Twins Minor League Talk Yesterday, 09:20 PM
There were a lot of changes to minor league baseball this offseason, and there were changes with all four Twins minor league affiliates....

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Strat-O-Matic Baseball: Twins at Yankees 10/4/19

Posted by Danchat , 05 October 2019 · 1,075 views

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The Twins have stunk it up in the playoffs in real life, but would they do the same in Strat-O-Matic land? Let's find out!
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GAME SUMMARY
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The Twins got a double from Polanco in the first inning, and he moved to 3rd on an error that let Rosario reach, but they failed to knock any runs in. The Yankees had the same fate, as they left the bases loaded in t...


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

Posted by Danchat , 23 July 2019 · 1,441 views
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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 · 924 views
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Community Blog Post
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 · 1,210 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 · 842 views
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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...