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Heyman: Twins "Heavy on Bumgarner"

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:28 AM
Minnesota's interest in Madison Bumgarner is very real, based on what Jon Heyman is hearing at the Winter Meetings. However, he adds that...

Still waiting...

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 11:47 PM
Per MLB Trade Rumors:   We’re closing in on the one-year anniversary of these memorable words from Twins GM Thad Levine: “The best m...

Front Page: Wish List: Circa 2012 and 2020 (Kevin Gausman)

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 11:32 PM
At Twins Daily, we spent a lot of time preparing for the 2012 Major League Baseball Draft. The Minnesota Twins had the #2 pick and we spe...

Front Page: Official Twins Winter Meetings Day 2 Thread

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 11:29 PM
Day 1 of the Winter Meetings came and went. There was a major signing. Stephen Strasburg returned to the Nationals. But for the Twins and...

2019 2020 (non-Twins) off season

Other Baseball Yesterday, 11:29 PM
My first prediction is that WA signs their two big possible FAs to extensions.   My next is that Cole goes to LAA.   The White...

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Twins Talk: Buxton's Jumps, Rosario Trades and More

Posted by Tom Froemming , 24 October 2019 · 3,096 views

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Fellow Twins Daily contributor Matthew Lenz and I discussed a few topics related to the Twins outfield. He recently wrote a piece for the site on Byron Buxton's defensive impact. We discussed some of the interesting things he discovered, the potential of an Eddie Rosario trade and more.




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2020 Catching Tandem Discussion

Posted by Tom Froemming , 17 October 2019 · 1,197 views

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Fellow Twins Daily contributor Cooper Carlson and I discussed a decision facing the Twins this offseason that I feel has flown a bit under the radar. Among the topics we covered were whether retaining Jason Castro is a priority, Willians Astudillo as the backup and which free agent catchers caught our interest.




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2020 Pitching Decisions: Odo, Pineda, Perez, Brusdar, Littell & More

Posted by Tom Froemming , 10 October 2019 · 1,513 views

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Fellow Twins Daily contributor Jamie Cameron and I discussed the immediate decisions facing the Twins regarding their current in-house pitchers. We recorded live on Twitter, but here's a cleaned up version of our discussion that cuts out a few (expected) technical issues we ran into:



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Top 10 Twins Starting Pitching Performances of 2019

Posted by Tom Froemming , 01 October 2019 · 761 views

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The 2019 Minnesota Twins season was highlighted by the most prolific home run hitting lineup of all time, but in this video I took a look back at the best starts the team got from its rotation. Here are the top 10 performances as ranked by Game Score Version 2.



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Why I'm Out On Craig Kimbrel

Posted by Tom Froemming , 19 May 2019 · 5,013 views
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Even a really great meal goes stale eventually.

I desperately wanted the Twins to do more to upgrade the bullpen this offseason, and was supportive of the idea of them pursuing Craig Kimbrel at one point, but I'm out now. I don't really want anything to do with him.

My frustration with the bullpen inactivity was never tied to any one particular reliever...