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Twins Scrimmage Highlights

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 01:33 PM
If you missed the live stream of Thursday's scrimmage, here's a quick roundup of highlights:  

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

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 01:33 PM
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...

Take Landis Name off the MVP Award

Other Baseball Today, 08:46 AM
Barry Larkin, former MVP, has been calling for removing the Kenesaw Mountain Landis name from MVP awards.Personally, until I read the art...

And then there is the case of the Blue Jays to consider

Other Baseball Yesterday, 04:47 PM
https://www.sportsne...measures-place/ Here we are, theoretically two weeks away from Opening Day. The Blue Jays aren’t yet certain where...

Player Opt-outs

Other Baseball Yesterday, 04:07 PM
While we think about if a season happens or not.I started thinking about the opt out clauses by players, and what they will do.I tried to...

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The Maddoning

Posted by Twins and Losses , 22 March 2016 · 1,112 views
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Spring Training 2016 has been an interesting one thus far.

While there is baseball being played on the field, it is after all, spring training baseball. Minor leaguers and non-roster invitees desperately try to cut out roster spots by showing their worth, veterans look to get themselves right for the upcoming season; and the media jumps all over the flav...


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Bat Flips: More Controversial Than PEDs and The Wave?

Posted by Twins and Losses , 03 September 2015 · 3,711 views

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Bat Flips: More Controversial Than PEDs and The Wave? Bat flips. Comparable to sack dances, banging into the boards after a sick goal, and holding your shooting pose after a 3 in the NFL, NHL, and NBA respectively. Why do many American baseball fans hate a good bat flip?

I’m not talking about the weak bat flips (tosses) you see on your TVs from time to time. I’m talking about a true show with flourish. T...


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Roaring Back To Relevance (Guest Post: @marcosMN)

Posted by Twins and Losses , 13 May 2015 · 1,286 views
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Roaring Back To Relevance (Guest Post: @marcosMN) In a season which began with about as many ups and downs as can be imagined, our favorite MLB team has inexplicably soared back in to relevance, at least for the time being.

The offseason was as interesting as can be expected from a Terry Ryan-led club can be. A hometown Hall-of-Famer was brought in to captain the ship. A former fan favorite was brought...


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Sample Sizes: What Are They Good For? Absolutely Nothing.

Posted by Twins and Losses , 22 April 2015 · 1,614 views

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Sample Sizes: What Are They Good For? Absolutely Nothing. The Twins got off to a very rough start for the 2015-16 season going 1-6 in the first week which is about the worst possible start for a new manager in Paul Molitor. They didn’t even manage a run until their third game, but the second week of the season has been quite the turnaround.

One thing that has surprised me about the Twins is the play of Phil Hu...


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Episode 9: The Bats Awaken

Posted by Twins and Losses , 17 April 2015 · 1,188 views

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Episode 9: The Bats Awaken Like Vader's lightsaber cleaving through the Jedi Temple, the Minnesota Twins figured out how to get some hits. Last year's offense has finally shown up fashionably late (Kasota Gold? [Am I doing this right?]).

[s]Anyone who Everyone thought the Twins were on pace for a historically bad season. Like, 100 plus losses bad. I've been called a Pohlad Pocket...


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You Won't Touch It, Will You?

Posted by Twins and Losses , 10 April 2015 · 1,502 views

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You Won't Touch It, Will You? “WILL THEY DO IT? WILL THEY GIVE IN TO THE TEMPTATION OF THE BUTTON? THE BEAUTIFUL, SHINY BUTTON! THE JOLLY, CANDY-LIKE BUTTON!”

The temptation is real folks. Three games into the season and some of Twins territory already have their grubby little fingers massaging the red, circular form of the Panic Button.

Sure, this season may be starting out on th...


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Overreaction Theatre

Posted by Twins and Losses , 18 March 2015 · 1,297 views
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Overreaction Theatre "Why in the name of all things Holy did they send Miguel Sano to Chattanooga - AA?? Not only did Sano show his power, but he even stole a base! Sano did everything you could ask of him this spring, and he was rewarded by spending another season toiling in the minor leagues.

What's the point of getting top prospects if you're not going to use them?! It's...


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Guest Post - Ryan Schaal [Twins Season Preview]

Posted by Twins and Losses , 18 March 2015 · 1,101 views

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Guest Post - Ryan Schaal [Twins Season Preview] (Good morning everyone! Panda here with a post from my friend Ryan. You can find him on Twitter dot com [@ryan7997]. Let him know what you think. He's an aspiring broadcaster/sports writer type. I mean, who doesn't want to be like Bonnes and I?!)

The Twins are fast approaching their 2015 season. They have a lot of work to do if they want to be atop the...


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Revenge of Twins And Losses

Posted by Twins and Losses , 29 January 2015 · 1,583 views

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Revenge of Twins And Losses Like the Rebels preparing for the Imperial invasion on Hoth, it’s time to dust off this hunk of junk. She may not look like much, but she’s got it where it counts. Was that enough Star Wars references in one sentence? Probably not. I’ll see what else I can do for you.

We took a bit of a break during the offseason. It wasn’t our plan, we just don’t follo...


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Save The "M!"

Posted by Twins and Losses , 07 September 2014 · 5,093 views

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Originally posted on www.twinsandlosses.com
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No, this isn’t a post about the recently demolished Metrodome (R.I.P. and screw you, Zygi), this is a post about something near and dear to my heart: The Twins’ “M” logo.

I’m a huge fan of the “M”...