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Cleveland MLB team reportedly considering name change

Other Baseball Today, 03:18 PM
This is an AP article I lifted from the StarTribune web site.   https://www.startrib...sure/571623572/

I think I miss baseball

Other Baseball Today, 01:18 PM
So I just picked up OOTP 21 on the Steam Summer Sale, and I played my first game.   It was a 21 inning game.I played it pitch by pit...

Twins remove Calvin Griffith statue

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 01:30 PM
because TEAR EVERYTHING DOWN!

LG Twins Thread

Other Baseball Today, 12:41 PM
Baseball is coming back to ESPN. Tonight. Come tomorrow, there will be Twins baseball. Live and on the air. Since we are all, by some tra...

Watch the Live Play-by-Play of the Virtual Twins Playoffs

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 10:56 AM
With the real Twins around the corner, I have elected to sim to the playoffs to try and tease how the real club will do this fall, and as...

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Mauer Power

Posted by ashbury , 27 April 2012 · 254 views

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I was thinking about the 2012 Twins' imbalance on offense, between getting on base (acceptable) and power (low). A guy we look to for power is Joe Mauer, so I decided to see where he stands at this early stage of the season. Arbitrarily I picked his 2008 season as a benchmark - an excellent season by any standard, but not as insanely high a bar to set a...


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Separated at birth?

Posted by ashbury , 26 April 2012 · 397 views

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Another recycled observation from last year, when a certain someone got reassigned...

Is it just me, or does this guy
http://tinyurl.com/746qaud
look an awful lot like this guy?
http://tinyurl.com/2a4u9mk


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The Value of Supplemental Draft Picks

Posted by ashbury , 25 April 2012 · 331 views

Community Blog Post
Regarding the discussion of whom to pick with the #2 choice in the upcoming draft, there is also the group of supplemental picks the Twins will get. Even if the team believes pitching is their sorest need, it's one reasonable strategy to pick a stud position player at #2 and then load up with pitching prospects a little further down in the draft, if you...