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Article: Making a Machado Bid

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 06:11 PM
For the second year in a row, the free agent market has been slower than molasses in January. Big name free agents like Bryce Harper, Man...

Article: Twins Payroll Really is Resource Allocation

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 06:00 PM
On Monday Seth did a great job of outlining where the Minnesota Twins were at as of January 14. His 25-man roster projection looks nearly...

Twins stuff from around the Web (Fangraphs, Twitter, Athl...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:06 PM
Per request.....new thread! this seems like a really odd post to start with, which makes sense for a thread about the Twins and Internet....

Twins Trade Curtiss to Angels for Daniel Ozoria

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:03 PM
The Twins announced tonight that they've acquired minor-league infielder Daniel Ozoria from the Angels in exchange for RHP John Curtiss,...

Non-Twins Off-season news, tidbits and transactions

Other Baseball Today, 05:03 PM
We had a thread for items around the baseball world that were worth sharing but not worth a thread of their own. Now that the 2018 season...

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4th OF - Andrew McCutchen?

Posted by ThejacKmp , 09 May 2018 · 1,037 views
grossman, outfield, mccutchen and 2 more...
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I was thinking about the trade deadline today. If the Twins are still in it after the All-Star Break and don't have any huge injuries (knock on wood), they're a pretty solid team. It’s hard to see where they’d need massive upgrades.

• The starting rotation almost has too many options so outside of an ace, it makes little sense to get a pitcher. Even then...


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Johan down again

Posted by ThejacKmp , 07 June 2014 · 422 views

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I know ESPN is moronic sometimes but I couldn't believe that I was reading an article where they judged a pitcher based on wins. I thought we were four to five years past that. I'm not asking for advanced stats either, just maybe ERA and strikeouts?


Its especially frustrating because Johan was robbed in 2005 for the Cy Young by this very wins mentali...


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Starting Pitching and the Folly of the Pohlad Fortune

Posted by ThejacKmp , 25 April 2013 · 164 views

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I was reading this article and in the comments section came across this blurb in the comments section concerning the Twins not being able to get FA starting pitching:



I don't understand where this assumption comes from. I know that the Twins haven't gone out and gotten this free agent pitcher in the last twenty years but that was also during the Metr...