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Article: Week in Review: Crisis of Leadership

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 03:14 AM
Last year, Brian Dozier and Byron Buxton ranked first and second among Twins players in WAR. They were driving forces in the team's playo...

Article: Twins Minor League Report (5/23): Debuts and Lon...

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 12:35 AM
Lots of action took place on the farm today. Miguel Sano homered for the second straight day during his rehab assignment and Ervin Santan...

Article: Twins Daily Roundtable: Top Prospect Timelines

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 12:24 AM
Twins Daily Roundtable is a new weekly series. As part of this series, a question will be posed to the site’s writers and they will respo...

Twins Acquire Chris Carter

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:24 AM
https://www.mlbtrade...ris-carter.html Should this be interpreted as bad news on Mauer?

Article: Will Kernels Offense Suffer As Prospects Move Up?

Twins Minor League Talk Yesterday, 09:47 PM
When this season was in its infancy, I had a lot of high expectations for the 2018 Cedar Rapids Kernels. I was not alone, of course, sinc...

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4th OF - Andrew McCutchen?

Posted by ThejacKmp , 09 May 2018 · 729 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 · 350 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 · 105 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...