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Game Thread: Oakland A's @ Twins, 7:10 p.m.CDT

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:26 PM
Welcome to another Game Thread. A few thoughts:   Big Momentum Shift Game   This is a big game today.The Super Rosario homer la...

Article: Why the Twins Should Trade for All-Star Mike Minor

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:25 PM
Down in Dallas, Texas, the Rangers have quietly put together a much better season than many might have expected. According to Oddsshark,...

Article: Cleveland Starts 3-Game Series Against Team of O...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:24 PM
Soft schedule gets softer for the AL Central’s defending champs.Minnesota's mild slump over the last month has coincided with a Cleveland...

Article: Miguel Sano: A Fading Superstar

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 06:35 PM
Miguel Sano is in his fifth big league season and he has over 1,600 big league plate appearances. He started his professional career alre...

Noah Syndergaard

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:01 PM
If the Mets were to be willing to move him to the Twins what sort of package would it take? Would something like Graterol, Javier and Lar...

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The Eddie Rosario Numbers Lather

Posted by Michael (ClassicMNTwins) , 14 June 2017 · 2,473 views
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I use "Eddie Rosario, Glory Hog " as if it's a bad thing. Far from it.

Consider me your friendly, neighborhood baseball barber, if they still exist. I coat and lather you with Baseball Ref homer and hit charts until your head spins (if anyone cares, I'm going into the 12-step process for souls imbibing on the play index search).

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Twins Hit 5 Homeruns in 7th Inning, June 9, 1966

Posted by Michael (ClassicMNTwins) , 09 June 2017 · 1,514 views
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Yes, I'm not sure what's more unbelievable - the fact that the Twins could score five round-trippers in the same inning , or the fact that stuff like the scene below made it past the network censors in 1966. Be that as it may, I always enjoy a lookback on the great Twins feats of yesteryear, in addition to childhood TV guilty pleasures.

Far be it from m...


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Jose Berrios & Dominating Starts By Young Twins Pitchers

Posted by Michael (ClassicMNTwins) , 06 June 2017 · 1,694 views
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They were the young saplings, mere waifs on the hill for the Twins, but still announcing their presence with authority. It's a Jose Berrios & Dominating Starts By Young Twins Pitchers post at Classic Minnesota Twins. The fascinating eye-candy GIF of Jose waxing on Carlos Gonzalez on May 18, 201...


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Twins Base-Brawl: Bobby Grich vs Roger Erickson, April 22, 1978

Posted by Michael (ClassicMNTwins) , 01 June 2017 · 2,323 views
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It was a sunshiny, spring day like today in Minnesota in 1978 when the California Angels hitter and second baseman Bobby Grich bullrushed Twins pitcher Roger Erickson . What better time for grown men to engage in fisticuffs and flying sucker punches than when Mr. Blue Sky is shining on their labors?

I definitely remembered doing this post lately, like...


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The Tovar Of Bloggers: A Chat With Erik Lundegaard

Posted by Michael (ClassicMNTwins) , 23 May 2017 · 791 views
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It's a writer's clinic. Or, at least, one make-believe writer (that would be me) taking time out from the "Sano Show" to chat with a real writer, formerly of Bloomington, MN, on his views on some classic Twins players, good baseball books, and his disdain of Derek Jeter worship at "The Tovar Of Bloggers: A Chat With Erik Lundegaard " at Classic Minnesot...