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Article: Report From The Fort: Mulling Marwin's Ugly...

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FT. MYERS, FL – Marwin Gonzalez signed with the Minnesota Twins on February 25th, with spring training already underway. Last year, two f...

Article: Report From The Fort: Cruz Control

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FT. MYERS, FL – During the offseason, the Minnesota Twins signed perhaps the best power hitter in baseball. Not only that, but one of the...

Article: Faltering Romero Exposes Flaw in Falvey's Of...

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Fernando Romero was talked up as having electric stuff and potentially being a real weapon out of Rocco Baldelli’s pen. Unfortunately, wh...

Cleveland's Jose Ramirez Carted Off Field

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Both Francisco Lindor and Jason Kipins are already out for Opening Day and now this:

Article: Local Student Struggling to Find German Word for...

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With Opening Day less than a week away, the Minnesota Twins are in the process of making some hard decisions. And for one local grad stud...

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Should Be More Scrutiny Over Twins Playing Time, Not Payroll

Posted by Tom Froemming , 17 December 2015 · 1,735 views
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Community Blog Post
If you've been a fan of the Minnesota Twins for a while, you're probably sick of hearing about payroll. It's a topic that's beaten to death, and the criticisms are often contradictory.

People will rip the ownership for not spending more out of one side of their mouth and ridicule them for overpaying Joe Mauer out the other. You can't have it both ways....


My Money's Still On Trevor May In The Rotation

Posted by Tom Froemming , 16 December 2015 · 1,197 views
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In a fan forum Wednesday evening, Minnesota Twins manager Paul Molitor indicated he would probably prefer to keep Trevor May in the bullpen. The plan for spring training, however, is for May to prepare for the 2016 as a starting pitcher. If given an opportunity, I have the utmost confidence May will force the team's hand and pitch his way into the rotatio...


Can Twins Find The Next Ryan Madson?

Posted by Tom Froemming , 14 December 2015 · 1,301 views

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With the Minnesota Twins inactive at the Winter Meetings, many fans and experts are wondering what the team's plan is in regards to its bullpen. The club is said to be focused on getting a lefty, but with so many of the current in-house options being unproven at the major league level, they could use any help they can get.

While some are feeling disenfra...


Hicks-Murphy Trade Looking Worse By The Minute

Posted by Tom Froemming , 10 December 2015 · 1,213 views
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When the news broke of the Twins' trade of Aaron Hicks to the New York Yankees for John Ryan Murphy, the deal seamed reasonable enough. The club was dealing from an area of strength to address one of it's greatest weaknesses. After seeing the free agent and trade markets evolve, things are starting to look worse.

There was no reason the team had to deal...


Twins The Ideal Fit For Johnny Cueto?

Posted by Tom Froemming , 09 December 2015 · 1,465 views
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The dominoes began to fall in terms of the market for starting pitchers when David Price signed with the Boston Red Sox earlier this week. There has been a flurry of moves in the aftermath, both in free agency and on the trade market, but one of the top options heading into the winter is still available: Johnny Cueto.

With so many moves going down of lat...