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Who’s the Top Twins Prospect? Alex Kirilloff vs. Royce Lewis

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 06:54 PM
Many teams would be ecstatic to have the likes of Alex Kirilloff and Royce Lewis headlining their farm system. For Twins fans, a debate c...

Could Dobnak be an All Star?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 06:34 PM
 Could Dobnak be an all star? With this terrific infield, I believe he could be. When Donaldson was in the line up Dobnak shine...

Is Cruz a MUST signing? And what if he doesn't fit?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 06:01 PM
Let me state I love Cruz and want him back if possible. I not only believe he brings class, experience, knowledge and leadership to the t...

FA Value Shopping

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 04:56 PM
Just for fun-here is 1 player at each position that might be worth the money and my contract estimates:   C- Sandy Leon 1 year/1.5 m...

Cody’s Top 20 Twins Prospects: 11-15

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 04:04 PM
Not all organizations have prospect depth that stretches outside of their top-10 prospects. The Twins have multiple names on this list th...

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Let`s bring back the `87 Twins (Part 2)

Posted by Doctor Gast , 30 December 2020 · 1,439 views
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There is further thoughts I'd like to probe about this subject. To do this I'd like you to review this prior thread below

http://twinsdaily.co...k-the-87-twins/

To summarize, the Twins began w/ pinstripes & were competitive. In '65 they won the AL Championship & went to the WS. In the 1st 2 yrs. of the start o...


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Let`s bring back the `87 Twins

Posted by Doctor Gast , 22 November 2020 · 2,761 views
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In 1986 the Twins had one of the worst records in baseball (71-91) but in 1987 the Twins turned it around, becoming a Cinderella story that won the World Series. A story which inspired movies. 1986 team was basically the same team as the 1987 w/ players Kirby Puckett, Kent Hrbek, Gary Gaetti, Frank Viola, Bert Byleven, Tom Brunaski, Roy Smalley, to name a...


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Why did the Twins regressed in 2020? One answer

Posted by Doctor Gast , 16 October 2020 · 1,987 views
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The Twins have been a big question mark all year. Great 2019 performances from players never realized in 2020 except Cruz & arguably Rosario. Although I`m not normal superstitious but baseball is, I never understood why the Twins wanted to bring back the baby blue uniforms to reminisce the "Twinkie" era. the auguration of the baby blues began w/ the G...


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Grapefruit Prank

Posted by Doctor Gast , 14 March 2020 · 1,280 views
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Pranks are part of baseball culture which helps make the sport more enjoyable. I really liked this article about how the Grapefruit League supposingly got its name. I always enjoy a clean prank & thought that maybe if anyone hasn`t seen this article should read it to uplift your spirits.

https://www.mlb.com/...apefruit-fro...


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Diamonds in the Rough

Posted by Doctor Gast , 24 February 2020 · 1,932 views
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It`s nice to have money like NYY to be able buy expensive, proven, developed, polished players. These exceptional players I will convey them as "diamonds". Most teams have to settle for what`s left over in FA or try to scout, draft, develop & trade for prospects that have great potential to become "diamonds" or what I`ll call "diamonds in the rough"....