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Where are they now? Ex-Twins in 2019

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Time for a lineup change

Posted by the_brute_squad , 13 August 2019 · 988 views

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The Twins hot start this year coincided with Jorge Polanco's. Since Polanco has fallen back to earth the Twins once "insurmountable lead" has turned a division front runner into a division contender. Throughout the season we've seen players move around the lineup based on the usual reasons (opposing pitcher, hot/cold/ other players in lineup), what we hav...