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Article: Is Paul Molitor the Right Man to Lead the Twins?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:26 AM
Shortly after they hired Paul Molitor as manager in November of 2014, the Twins invited me to Target Field for a one-on-one interview wit...

Article: The Gib is Up, Kyle Is For Real

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:26 AM
There’s no need to remind you of what Kyle Gibson was, we’re all aware. Early on in the 2017 season, the former first round pick looked l...

Article: Twins Minor League Report (6/21): Thorpedo Locke...

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 07:25 AM
There were too many great performances across the Twins’ minor league system to mention them all in this intro, but Lewis Thorpe was part...

Article: Lance Lynn Was Worth The Wait

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:21 AM
It has been an eventful last few months for Lance Lynn to say the least. It all started back in November, when he became a free agent for...

Article: Let's Talk About Eduardo Escobar

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:05 AM
Eduardo Escobar's day at the park ended shortly after a Rick Porcello fastball bounced off the vulnerable part of the arm just above the...

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On acquiring Yu Darvish or Gerrit Cole

Posted by Hosken Bombo Disco , 06 January 2018 · 1,325 views
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On Monday, Rhett Bollinger of MLB wrote that the Minnesota Twins are still more likely to upgrade their pitching rotation for 2018 through free agency than by trade.

And on Tuesday, MLB Trade Rumors reported off of a 1500 ESPN tweet that pitchers’ agents were getting the sense that the Twins (i.e., Derek Falvey and Thad Levine) were putting off talks un...


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Ervin Santana and his second compete game shutout

Posted by Hosken Bombo Disco , 23 May 2017 · 1,271 views
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Ervin Santana is on top of his game.

Earlier this evening, Santana blanked the Baltimore Orioles in a complete game win. It's his second complete game shutout on the season. Santana allowed just two hits, two walks, no runs, and no baserunners after the fifth inning.

Santana owns a 7-2 record with a 1.80 ERA in ten starts. In 70.0 innings, he has allow...


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Four things I am watching this week

Posted by Hosken Bombo Disco , 24 April 2017 · 1,024 views
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The Twins sit at 8-10 through their first 18 games.

The Twins are in a much better spot than last season, but considering that opening series sweep against Kansas City, the Twins have been heading in the wrong direction recently.

The Twins begin a six game road trip in Texas tonight. I want to get my hasty thoughts down for the upcoming week.

There's n...


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Too-late idea for stretching out Berrios

Posted by Hosken Bombo Disco , 26 March 2017 · 1,063 views
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On Saturday, the Twins announced that young pitcher Jose Berrios would be demoted to Rochester to start the season. The reason, according to manager Paul Molitor, was "that the lack of work and consistency of work ... to try and rush the buildup here in the last ten days to try and get him ready to try and be in that spot didn’t make a lot of sense to me....


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Follow up rant to the 'insanity' thread

Posted by Hosken Bombo Disco , 03 September 2016 · 1,400 views

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In the spirit of putting stream-of-conscious rants in the blogs section, where nobody will ever see them or have to look at them, I submit this frustrated piece of work in response to the insanity thread poster Shane Wahl started. You have been warned!

Another angle I come at this insanity from is the public messaging; in other words, the people who cov...