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Article: Potential Prospect Cost in Twins Trades

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 06:42 PM
As we move closer to July, we also push towards the looming Major League Baseball trade deadline. With the waiver period being removed in...

Game Thread: Twins vs Red Sox, 6/18/19, 7:10 PM

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 06:40 PM
The Twins have lost back-to-back games!! Oh my gosh, the world must be coming to an end. On a less extreme note, the Twins are still in f...

Article: Minnesota Twins 2019 MLB Draft Signing Tracker

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 05:55 PM
Now that the 2019 MLB Draft is behind us, it is time to sit back and wait for news on when each of the 41 picks will either sign or decid...

Article: BOS 2, MIN 0: Offense Squanders Berrios’ Gem

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:39 PM
Tonight’s game featured incredible starts by Jose Berrios and Boston’s Rick Procello. The only runs of the game came in the first inning...

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Crushing or Flushing?

Posted by mike8791 , 16 December 2017 · 852 views

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The MLB meetings are officially over and many more questions remain than have been answered for most organizations. While the lack of activity, especially among the top player categories, has been surprising, there are some tentative conclusions that can be drawn about Falvine and their impact on the Twins. We recognize the jury is still out until the d...


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The New Management Team - How are they doing?

Posted by mike8791 , 14 November 2017 · 906 views

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The one year anniversary of the new Falvine Team has come and gone. We have a year's activity to judge this duo and like any new management there are some pluses and minuses, as follows:

PLUSES:

1. The Twins improved by 26 wins over 2016. In truth, even F&L's biggest supporters would be hard pressed to attribute this improvement to their actions...


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A Total System's Failure - Part II

Posted by mike8791 , 14 January 2017 · 1,322 views

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My first blog on TD site. Hope you enjoy!!

As background, while terribly discouraged about the team's 2016 season, I must say there was a major silver lining : recognition by ownership that Ryan and Company had failed miserably in his second attempt at a rebuild. Finding new baseball leadership was a breath of fresh air this dormant franchise has...