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Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:44 PM
Ive heard rumblings of the Twins swinging a trade with the Tigers for a big name pitcher, and I have to assume it would be Boyd.   A...

Still waiting...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:39 PM
Per MLB Trade Rumors:   We’re closing in on the one-year anniversary of these memorable words from Twins GM Thad Levine: “The best m...

Front Page: Teams Can Shop Through Solid Twins Rule 5 Add...

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 12:34 PM
Now that you’ve had your Thanksgiving feast and are relaxing after a day of family and festivities, it’s time to prepare for the next log...

Front Page: Twins Offseason Trade Target: David Price

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:24 PM
Minnesota might have to get a little creative if the club fails to sign one of the top free agent pitchers. Gerrit Cole already signed a...

Dave St. Peter

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:24 PM
How powerful is Dave St. Peter, President and CEO of the Minnesota Twins MLB Team? In the Chain-of-Command he is the door between FalVine...

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Spending First or Not at All

Posted by Ted Schwerzler , 11 December 2019 · 362 views
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Last night the baseball world watched in awe of the contract that Gerrit Cole was handed by the New York Yankees. He signed the for the largest AAV and total contract value ever given to a pitcher. New York spending money isn’t surprising at all, but there’s a tickle down effect and how it impacts a team like the Twins remains to be seen.

It’s a great th...


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Twins Could Trade for a Former Free Agent Target

Posted by Ted Schwerzler , 09 December 2019 · 1,798 views
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After bringing back Jake Odorizzi and Michael Pineda the Minnesota Twins should be turning their focus solely to the top of their rotation. Madison Bumgarner is the presumed name, but Jon Heyman recently reported that former Dodgers starter Hyun-Jin Ryu could be the target. What if Minnesota wanted to go a different route entirely?

There’s no denying th...


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Twins Set Up for a Big Splash

Posted by Ted Schwerzler , 06 December 2019 · 1,123 views
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So far, the Minnesota Twins have committed something like $30 million in 2020 contracts to three players this offseason. Two pitchers and a backup catch mean the 26-man roster is quickly closing in on finality. At this point, there’s nothing left but the big bang.

Jake Odorizzi returning to the Twins was a great development. A longer-term deal is probabl...


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Twins Prospects Taking Over Bowman

Posted by Ted Schwerzler , 04 December 2019 · 944 views
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Today is one of the biggest releases on the calendar in the hobby world. As Topps pumps out the latest Bowman Draft product, collectors feast their eyes on an opportunity to grab autographs and cardboard of the next great stars. For the Minnesota Twins specifically, a Bowman product hasn’t been this exciting in a few years.

While collecting sports cards...


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2020 IBWAA Hall of Fame Ballot

Posted by Ted Schwerzler , 02 December 2019 · 301 views
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Once again, it's that time of year and December 1 saw my inbox being hit with the yearly IBWAA Hall of Fame ballot. Although this isn't part of the official BBWAA vote to enshrine players in Cooperstown, there's plenty of crossover between voting parties and many of the same principles are the same.

At this time the IBWAA allows voters to select up to 12...