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Keith Law's top 100 prospects

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 02:26 PM
Only 3 Twins' players:   9. Alex Kirilloff OF 31. Royce Lewis, SS/OF 69. Jordan Balazovic, RHP   Graterol is not included eithe...

Astros, Bauer, Pohlad's, Twins, Future of MLB

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 02:24 PM
BIG title right? But I think MLB is sitting at a unique precipice right now, and we, as baseball fans, should be concerned about everythi...

Game Thread Red Sox vs. Twins 2/24 12:05 CDT

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 02:24 PM
Another fun matchup today. Maeda starts, Rosario, Cruz, and Arraez play, and we get to see Royce Lewis and Gilberto Celestino!

Astros Being Investigated for Using Tech to Steal Pitchin...

Other Baseball Today, 02:26 PM
I can no longer say I want the Twins to emulate the Astros. Bush league maneuver to use cameras in order to steal signs.

Ex-Twins in 2020

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 01:53 PM
The season hasn't started yet, but I was motivated to start this thread a bit early after getting a message from Van, suggesting that I s...

Doctor Gast's Blog


Diamonds in the Rough

Posted by Doctor Gast , 24 February 2020 · 279 views
romero, graterol, c archer and 1 more...
Community Blog Post
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"....


Colorado is Rocky

Posted by Doctor Gast , 29 January 2020 · 1,259 views
colorado rockies, pirates and 1 more...
Community Blog Post
Ted Schwerzler wrote a great article that the Twins need to target the Pirates as a great trade possibility now.
I totally agree! But I`d like to present possibly another in the near future & that`s the Colorado Rockies. The Rockies had a losing record last year, well out of contention of any play off possibility. This off season they didn`t do anyt...


Trade Now?

Posted by Doctor Gast , 22 January 2020 · 1,330 views
trade prospects
Community Blog Post
I live in Brazil & I don`t get a lot of rumors on what the Twins FO is doing so I`d appreciate it if anybody can tell me how serious the FO is in seeking a pitching trade? & possibles. TD is my primary Twins source


High Spin Rate Pitching

Posted by Doctor Gast , 14 January 2020 · 1,003 views
high spin rate, graterol and 1 more...
Community Blog Post
For more precise discussion I decided to open this blog. I have great hopes for Graterol! What we need most is starting pitching, we need him to work on what needs to be worked on thru spring training & minors until he`s ready. Then take him slow, maybe use him as an opener & gradually increase his innings. He has pretty good spin rate. Seems like...