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2018 HOF ballot

Other Baseball Today, 04:06 PM
https://baseballhall...18-bbwaa-ballot   The important new names are Andruw Jones, Chipper Jones, Hideki Matsui, Jim Thome, Joh...

International signing scandal force Brave FO resignations

Other Baseball Today, 04:01 PM
The Braves GM and his top assistant have been forced to resign over a major league baseball investigation into the teams international si...

Article: Falvine Ready To Flex Muscles

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 04:01 PM
The Minnesota Twins made a tough, but necessary move following a 103-loss season a year ago. In firing Terry Ryan, the team that calls Ta...

40 Man Roster prior to Rule 5 Draft Deadline

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 03:57 PM
Here's my take on the 40-man roster, blueprint, rankings or whatever you want to call it   This leaves room for a Rule 5 pickup if t...

Article: Miguel Sano And The Dread Of 'What If'

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 03:50 PM
It can be hard not to get caught up in 'what ifs,' especially if you're a Minnesota Twins fan.What if Joe Mauer didn't shred up his knee...

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By the Numbers: Minnesota Twins Offense

Posted by RealTwinsFan357 , 06 August 2015 · 666 views

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I've been reading (and partaking in) some awesome debates on Twins Daily lately. One of my favorite topics has been the discussion about whether to trade Plouffe for a C/SS and open up 3B for Sano. I have also enjoyed reading and thinking about topics such as whether Hunter should be re-signed, whether Hicks should play RF next year, etc.

I decided that...


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Where Are They Going? A Look at the Future of the Twins 40 Man Roster

Posted by RealTwinsFan357 , 04 December 2014 · 1,063 views

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The Twins are in an interesting place. The 40-man roster is, yet again, full. The Twins definitely have a lot of players, but they don't have a lot of great (or arguably even a lot of good) players. It is obvious the Twins won't win a championship with their current team, but that's not to say there aren't bright spots. I'd like to take a quick look a...


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Let's Just Roll With What We Have

Posted by RealTwinsFan357 , 18 October 2014 · 1,034 views

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It may mean a bunch of losses in 2015, but the Twins need to use their next season to evaluate what they have. Next off-season, they can look at the trade and free agent market and search for a way to supplement their 25-man roster, but for now, they need to commit to the youth movement. I'll take a look at the players who deserve an extended look in eac...


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Septmber 30, 2016

Posted by RealTwinsFan357 , 06 October 2014 · 846 views

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September 30, 2016:

What a year it has been for the Minnesota Twins! The Twins recently won their 93rd game of the season and have at last unseated the Detroit Tigers from their five year perch atop the AL central. It's hard to believe the Twins made it this far despite losing 90 games every year from 2011-2014. We'll take a look at each player that was...


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My Trade Targets

Posted by RealTwinsFan357 , 27 September 2014 · 1,125 views

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The Twins are closer than they seem. Santana, Vargas, Arcia, Sano and Buxton are going to lead this team somewhere. I see no reason why the Twins can't be aggressive this off-season and make it happen. I think if the Twins trade for an outfielder and a starting pitcher, the boost we would receive mid-summer with the arrival of Buxton and Sano could give t...