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Article: MIN 5, PIT 2: Odorizzi, Polanco Spark Comeback

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 02:07 AM
Jake Odorizzi looked like he was going to completely derail in the second inning. He gave up a pair of runs on two hits and a couple walk...

Article: Twins Minor League Report (8/14): Buxton’s Back,...

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 01:52 AM
As Nick wrote about tonight, it’s hard to know what to do with Byron Buxton for the rest of the 2018 season. The Twins aren’t going to th...

Article: What To Do With Byron Buxton?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:50 AM
On Tuesday, the Minnesota Twins activated Byron Buxton from his fourth separate stint on the disabled list this season. It's been a night...

Article: Twins Prospect Pulse: Trade Deadline Brings New...

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 12:17 AM
Welcome to another edition of the Twins Prospect Pulse. Over the past month the system got a big boost from additions made around the tra...

Article: Looking Back: Twins Take Four Prep Hitters Atop...

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 12:17 AM
In 2015, first-year manager Paul Molitor led the Minnesota Twins to an 83-79 win, the team’s first .500 season since 2010. Because of tha...

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The Price of Doing Business

Posted by Ted Schwerzler , 14 August 2018 · 177 views
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Today, the Pittsburgh Pirates and Tampa Bay Rays completed the deal that sent Chris Archer to the Buccos. With a PTBNL up in the air, Shanez Baz ended up being the final piece to the blockbuster. This whole situation remains relevant in the context of the Minnesota Twins due to conversations surrounding the Rays former ace and Minnesota slugger Miguel San...


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No Closer, No Problem: Floodgates for Twins

Posted by Ted Schwerzler , 13 August 2018 · 651 views
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The Minnesota Twins shipped their closer Fernando Rodney to the Oakland Athletics recently. Prior to his departure, he was the only pitcher on the roster to record a save. Over the weekend Trevor Hildenberger joined his graces picking up his first on the year, and second of his career. With no real closer in tow, it’s time for Paul Molitor to open the flo...


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The Twins Future Foundation

Posted by Ted Schwerzler , 08 August 2018 · 1,254 views
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As much of a disaster as 2018 has been for the Minnesota Twins, it's hard to look back and call it anything but expected. The reality is that injuries, suspensions, and ineffectiveness destroyed any possibility of a return trip to the postseason. Going forward however, the future is bright (I wrote about that here ). The same foundation that was going to...


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The Twins Final Phase

Posted by Ted Schwerzler , 01 August 2018 · 525 views
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The Minnesota Twins have seen some significant turnover in the past few years. From a new front office, to a handful of new faces in the dugout and on the field, the organization has assumed a significantly different shape. Over the course of all the changes, there's been lots of good momentum with regards to the direction of the franchise. In fact, it co...


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Thank you, Brian!

Posted by Ted Schwerzler , 31 July 2018 · 394 views
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The year was 2012, and a 25 year old Brian Dozier had finally burst onto the scene. No, this wasn't the big leagues, but it was close enough. Spring Training had commenced down in Fort Myers, and the scrappy Southern Mississippi kid had taken the narratives by storm. He was getting hits on a daily basis, and fans were looking for a long term answer at sho...