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Article: DET 4, MIN 1: Niko’s Revenge

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:30 AM
Former Twin Niko Goodrum hit a two-run homer and the Twins' offense couldn’t muster much of anything after the first inning. On the plus...

Interesting article about Buxton

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:17 AM
I enjoyed the article linked below about Buxton. As you can see, the Twins and lots of other folks seem to think that he could be a hall...

Article: MIN 6, DET 0: Lynn Shows Will to Win

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 10:09 PM
Lance Lynn pitched his best game in a Twins uniform to date, and looked like he was about ready to punch himself in the face in frustrati...

Article: Twins Daily Roundtable: Top Prospect Timelines

Twins Minor League Talk Yesterday, 08:47 PM
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...

Article: Bartolo, the Twins, and a Guy Named Phil

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 08:30 PM
The year was 1973 and the Dominican Public had already become a breeding ground for baseball players. With the country producing multiple...

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Gibson 8/24

Posted by Secondary User , 25 August 2014 · 416 views

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Gibson's start was really highlighted by some shaky command. He got a lot of swinging strikes (12.6%), but he seemed to be working from behind in the count often. His 2 seam command in particular really seemed to get the better of him. While his slider did do a good job of getting swinging strikes, it was put into play often and with fair success (4 hits on 6 balls in play). He did end the game with 5 strike outs in under 5 innings, which puts him above a 9 K/9 rate, but he also had 4 walks.




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Paul Pleiss
Aug 26 2014 12:35 AM

More change ups. Gibby has been up and down all season. I like him when he's on and curse him when he's down. Hopefully 2015 we see a much more consistent K Gib.