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Sano Enters Camp Injured

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:26 AM
I'm not sure anyone has touched on this yet at TD, but mods should feel free to delete this if I'm wrong.    Following an off-s...

Article: A Guide To (And Plea For) Attending Twins Spring...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 03:32 AM
I don’t remember which year I first attended spring training, but I remember the exact date when I decided I would never miss it again: F...

Romero to the pen

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 03:25 AM
According MLB.com Romero will be in the pen this year. I hope they use him as more of a super reliever, going multiple innings if needed...

Article: Long-Term Deals Highlight Key Truths

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 02:18 AM
Yesterday, we discussed how the Twins’ and Max Kepler’s unusual long-term contract was a result of him being a somewhat unusual candidate...

Article: What Might a Jose Berrios Contract Extension Loo...

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 10:34 PM
The Twins locked up outfielder Max Kepler and shortstop Jorge Polanco to long-term contract extensions this past week. The logical questi...

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Twins Opening Day Roster Projection 1.0

Posted by Ted Schwerzler , 15 February 2019 · 540 views
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Community Blog Post
Down in sunny Fort Myers, Florida the Minnesota Twins pitchers and catchers have officially reported, and practice is underway. With many position players either already in camp, or soon to join them, real game action is not far off. Attempting to decipher how Rocco Baldelli will shape his first major league roster should be a fun exercise and doing a fir...


Sano Turning an Important Corner

Posted by Ted Schwerzler , 12 February 2019 · 817 views
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Community Blog Post
Miguel Sano enters the 2019 Major League Baseball season as one half of the Minnesota Twins largest question mark. The front office has tied the upcoming schedule to the production of both Sano and Byron Buxton. Needing to rebound from his worst year as a professional, it seems that an important development has taken place for the former top prospect. Com...


Buxton Ready for a Big Breakthrough

Posted by Ted Schwerzler , 11 February 2019 · 691 views
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Community Blog Post
It was a simpler time, and it wasn’t long ago. The 2017 Minnesota Twins finished with 85 wins and ended their season with a Wild Card loss to the New York Yankees. Although the success didn’t carry over to 2018, their centerfielder was chief among the reasons that squad was competitive. Byron Buxton won a Gold Glove, was named the Defensive Player of the...


Is the Twins Narrative Really “Punting on 2019?”

Posted by Ted Schwerzler , 10 February 2019 · 541 views
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Community Blog Post
For weeks we’ve seen news outlets and beat writers suggest that the Twins have instructed them the focus for 2019 has been in seeing what Byron Buxton and Miguel Sano bring to the table. In a sport with a 25-man roster, the front office has trotted out a narrative that suggests the year ahead rests solely on the shoulders of a once promising duo. The real...


Berrios In Line for Some Hardware?

Posted by Ted Schwerzler , 04 February 2019 · 1,089 views
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Community Blog Post
The Minnesota Twins decided to forego an opportunity to upgrade their starting rotation this offseason. Michael Pineda returns from injury, and Kyle Gibson has rounded out into an above average hurler. The greatest development from the holdovers would be Jose Berrios taking another step forwards. An All Star in 2018, the Puerto Rican was recently tabbed a...