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Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:00 PM
Horse trading is an art of making shrewd negotiations. In the MLB, TB is well known when a player reach a high value, they put them on th...

Who do you think is the Twins best/worst Free agent that...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:28 PM
Who do you guys think is the one who got away? Was a free agent and the Twins let them walk? No not Johan Santana as they traded him, I...

Feinsand: Twins Interested in Marwin Reunion

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 04:55 PM
The Twins reportedly have expressed interest in re-signing free agent utilityman Marwin Gonzalez. MLB.com's Mark Feinsand shares the repo...

One less Grove to pick from...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 02:38 PM
Joe Musgrove to the Padres...who else   https://www.mlbtrade...e-musgrove.html   Feel free to rant, rave, bemoan, lament all th...

R.I.P. Hank Aaron

Other Baseball Today, 11:40 AM
Hank Aaron passed away this morning. He was 86 years old. Feels like we're losing MLB legends every week, unfortunately. 

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Laz Diaz

Posted by mnfireman , 20 October 2020 · 1,683 views

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How does this guy get selected to umpire in the WS?? And draws HP for Game 1!!

Must be outstanding in the games he umpires other than Twins games


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Where's the outrage......

Posted by mnfireman , 29 August 2020 · 2,328 views

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https://www.wsbtv.co...RHQMBQPGQPORAI/

I have not heard one professional athlete make a statement on this subject (human trafficking), but they are all over the news supporting BLM.


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Wow!

Posted by mnfireman , 26 September 2013 · 362 views

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http://www.mlbtrader...ears-305mm.html


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Morneau

Posted by mnfireman , 24 September 2013 · 352 views

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Anybody else love the fact that Morneau was directly involved in the play that clinched the Pirates first playoff berth since 1992?


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2014 and Beyond - Coaching staff

Posted by mnfireman , 13 September 2013 · 382 views

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Love him or hate him, Gardy's fate is not in our hands. There are, as there should be, arguments to be made for keeping him, and for letting him go. Based on the fact that Terry Ryan won't commit either way, I think he is letting Gardy decide. He has a job if he wants one. I would like to see somebody different man the helm, like AAA manager Gene Glynn or...


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Manager - How much difference can one make?

Posted by mnfireman , 15 August 2013 · 313 views

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It is commonly accepted that one manager is not worth more than another manager - that the results would be the same no matter who is at the helm.

However, if one looks at the standings over the last few years, it appears to me that a manager might make quite a bit of difference.

Bob Melvin in Oakland, Buck Showalter in Baltimore, Terry Francona in Clev...


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Bullpen - Second Glance

Posted by mnfireman , 21 June 2013 · 458 views

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RK
TEAM
[TD]GP
[TD]W
[TD]L
[TD]ERA
[TD]SV
[TD]CG
[TD]SHO
[TD]IP
[TD]QS
[TD]ER
[TD]R
[TD]BB
[TD]SO
[TD]BAA


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Kansas City
[TD]67
[TD]14
[TD]11
2.82
[TD]19
[TD]0
[TD]0
[TD]175.1
[TD]--
[TD]55
[TD]60
[TD]72
[TD]169
[TD].222


2
Minnesota
[TD]69
[TD]11
[TD]10
2.84
[TD]21
[TD]0
[TD]0
[TD...


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Starting Pitching - Second Glance

Posted by mnfireman , 21 June 2013 · 464 views

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RK
TEAM
[TD]GP
[TD]W
[TD]L
[TD]ERA
[TD]SV
[TD]CG
[TD]SHO
[TD]IP
[TD]QS
[TD]ER
[TD]R
[TD]BB
[TD]SO
[TD]BAA


1
Detroit
[TD]71
[TD]35
[TD]18
3.46
[TD]0
[TD]2
[TD]4
[TD]447.2
[TD]--
[TD]172
[TD]184
[TD]109
[TD]472
[TD].239


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Kansas City
[TD]70
[TD]20
[TD]25
3.64
[TD]0
[TD]3
[TD]5
[TD]...


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Team Batting - Second glance

Posted by mnfireman , 21 June 2013 · 1,651 views

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RK
TEAM
[TD]GP
[TD]AB
[TD]R
[TD]H
[TD]2B
[TD]3B
[TD]HR
[TD]TB
[TD]RBI
[TD]AVG
[TD]OBP
[TD]SLG
[TD]OPS


1
Boston
[TD]75
[TD]2571
376
[TD]686
[TD]162
[TD]18
[TD]83
[TD]1133
[TD]370
[TD].267
[TD].343
[TD].441
[TD].784


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Baltimore
[TD]73
[TD]2567
360
[TD]703
[TD]161
[TD]5
[TD]98
[TD]1168...


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Previous Entries

Posted by mnfireman , 12 May 2013 · 359 views

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Just throwing the stats out there, no analysis or deep reaching comments, yet! I may delve deeper into these as the season wears on, but for now I figured I would just post them and let the commentors read into and say what they want about them.

My first thoughts are that even though the offense and starting pitching have room for major improvements, the...