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Article: Where Are We Now?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 06:00 AM
On Monday, the Twins Winter Caravan began. Twins broadcasters and some players will travel the Upper Midwest this week and next week. Lat...

Article: Sizing Up Cody Allen

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:31 AM
After reaching agreement with all of their arbitration eligible players last week, the Twins have solidified their projected 2019 payroll...

Blake Parker Signs Officially; John Curtiss DFAd

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:31 AM
Welp, you can call me surprised.     We all knew the Parker signing was happening. That was a Ken Rosenthal report a week or s...

Twins stuff from around the Web (Fangraphs, Twitter, Athl...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 04:52 AM
Per request.....new thread! this seems like a really odd post to start with, which makes sense for a thread about the Twins and Internet....

Twins Trade Curtiss to Angels for Daniel Ozoria

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:00 AM
The Twins announced tonight that they've acquired minor-league infielder Daniel Ozoria from the Angels in exchange for RHP John Curtiss,...

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The dynasty that wasn't; The 2002 to 2010 Twins Part 2

Posted by Supfin99 , 18 December 2018 · 985 views

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In Part one we covered to injuries that had a massive affect on this era of Twins teams. I didn't even get into the concussions that derailed both Morneau's and Mauers careers.

In Part 2 we will cover what I consider personnel decisions that range from bad to ridiculous to borderline criminal. The first one I want to cover is the one I alluded to when di...


The dynasty that wasn't; The 2002 to 2010 Twins

Posted by Supfin99 , 18 December 2018 · 516 views

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This is probably the most sustained successful era of any Twins team. This time period of the Twins made more playoff appearances and won more division titles, partly due to the expanded playoffs. The 1965 to 1970 Twins would have made the playoffs in 5 out of 6 years with a similar play-off format. These Twins teams won 6 division titles and made 7 tr...


Kepler part time at 1st and other playing time options

Posted by Supfin99 , 18 December 2018 · 492 views

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Going into the offseason I thought that signing Matt Adams would be a perfect pairing with Tyler Austin. Then we claimed C.J. Cron, which I didn’t think made a ton of sense when I read he was also right handed. The more I looked at it I am fine with the pick up. Cron is a pretty low risk addition and if he comes even close to matching last years productio...


Bullpen Options should start with Rochester not free agents

Posted by Supfin99 , 14 December 2018 · 1,208 views

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I will start this by admitting I have changed my tune on this topic a little bit. At the start of the offseason I really wanted the Twins to sign 2 arms for the bullpen. My top 2 choices were Joe Kelly and Joakim Soria. I thought Kelly looked about as dominant as could be in playoffs last year. So yesterday when Kelly signed with the Dodgers for 3/25...


Which is the real Twins team

Posted by Supfin99 , 04 August 2016 · 1,132 views

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On May 24th the Twins dropped to 11-34 after a 7-4 loss to the Royals. At that point they were the worst team in baseball by a wide margin. This was their lineup and averages after that day.

Núñez 2B 5 0 1 0 0 1 17 .303 .338 .447
Mauer 1B 4 0 1 1 1 1 21 .270 .381 .377
Sanó DH 5 0 0 0 0 3 17 .219 .321 .394
Plouffe 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 16 .252 .275 .383