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Article: Miguel Sano's Struggles

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:30 AM
MIguel Sano has been a hot mess at the plate pretty much all season. Statistically, he has had career highs and lows in all the wrong cat...

Article: Dozier’s Days Numbered, Then What?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:24 AM
Despite sweeping the hapless Baltimore Orioles, and then taking a series from the equally terrible Kansas City Royals, the Minnesota Twin...

Article: MIN 11, TB 7: Dozier Grand Slam Ends Wild Game,...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:24 AM
There was an entire season’s worth of moments in just this one game Sunday afternoon at Target Field. A run scored on a balk, there were...

Article: Twins Minor League Report (7/15): Lewis Collects...

Twins Minor League Talk Yesterday, 11:29 PM
Prospects took center stage on Sunday with the MLB’s Future Game being played to kick off this week’s All-Star festivities. The U.S. Futu...

Twins, Brewers Talking Trades

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 09:09 PM
Got any favorites in Milwaukee's system?

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The Eddie Rosario Numbers Lather

Posted by Michael (ClassicMNTwins) , 14 June 2017 · 2,203 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).

Classic Minnesota Twi...


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

Posted by Michael (ClassicMNTwins) , 09 June 2017 · 1,192 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 · 1,207 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 · 1,758 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 · 615 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...