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Front Page: The Twins Should be Dealing With the Marlins

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:59 AM
Hot stove season is in full swing and that means rumors are swirling around everywhere. Jon Heyman said the Marlins are looking to acquir...

Front Page: Getting an “Ace” Easier Said Than Done

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:42 AM
A combination of geography and a rebounding free agency market seem to be conspiring against Minnesota’s chances of acquiring a top-of-th...

How high and long would you go for Ryu?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:42 AM
So you want Ryu? Is there a financial point where you say it's just silly and won't be unhappy if the Twins don't sign him? This guy's ag...

Front Page: The 12 Free Agents of Twins-mas: Part I – Inf...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:48 AM
The holidays are around the corner with the end of this treacherous decade for Minnesota postseason baseball finally in sight. Although t...

Front Page: Twins Need to Make a Splash With the Rain Man...

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 11:02 PM
The MLB Winter Meetings have come and gone with Gerrit Cole, Stephen Strasburg and Anthony Rendon inking incredibly lucrative contracts i...

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High School Baseball Notes 6/17/2017

Posted by Hrbowski , 17 June 2017 · 1,519 views

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Mahtomedi’s senior left fielder Lincoln Rock came just shy of a home run in batting practice on Friday, which would have been a first of his high school career. Now he can spend the rest of his life telling stories about how Jack Schwietz and Weston Shelander hit the ball farther than he did, proving that pitchers rake.

Another note from Mahtomedi: Durin...


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Mock Draft 4.0 - 2017 MLB Draft

Posted by Hrbowski , 12 June 2017 · 1,163 views

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#1 Minnesota Twins – Brendan McKay – lhp – Louisville
I have a suspicion that the Twins still prefer Wright, but if they take him I will be wrong with everybody else.

#2 Cincinnati Reds – Hunter Greene – rhp – California High School
The Reds will take McKay if he is available here...


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Final Draft Board - 2017 MLB Draft

Posted by Hrbowski , 10 June 2017 · 1,457 views

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#1 Kyle Wright – rhp – Vanderbilt
#2 J.B. Bukauskas – rhp – North Carolina
#3 MacKenzie Gore – lhp – North Carolina High School
#4 Pavin Smith – 1b – Virginia
#5 Austin Beck – of – North Carolina High School
#6 Brendan McKay – lhp – Louisville
#7 Hunter Greene – rhp – California Hig...


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College Pitchers - 2017 MLB Draft

Posted by Hrbowski , 09 June 2017 · 1,442 views

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Tanner Houck - Photo courtesy of Mizzou Athletics

Alex Faedo – rhp – Florida
Faedo entered the year as a potential #1 pick in the draft, but has fallen off considerably in his jun...


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Mock Draft 3.0 - 2017 MLB Draft

Posted by Hrbowski , 01 June 2017 · 6,231 views

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#1 Minnesota Twins – Kyle Wright – rhp – Vanderbilt
At this point the Twins have narrowed down their potential picks to a few players, with Wright being the favorite. The dark horse who could unseat him? J.B. Bukauskas.

#2 Cincinnati Reds – Brendan McKay – lhp – Louisville
McKay p...