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Does Aaron Make It In All-Time Best Outfield?

Other Baseball Today, 02:38 AM
He makes my all time outfield: Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb, Henry Aaron. But think of whom is left out - Roberto Clemente, Ted Williams, Willie...

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

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 11:28 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...

Adrianza signing elsewhere?

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 08:05 PM
Ehire Adrianza posted a Thank You message to the Twins and their fans on his Instagram page earlier today. Can't find any reports yet on...

R.I.P. Hank Aaron

Other Baseball Yesterday, 04:25 PM
Hank Aaron passed away this morning. He was 86 years old. Feels like we're losing MLB legends every week, unfortunately. 

Winter league update

Twins Minor League Talk Yesterday, 07:34 AM
All the usual winter leagues are playing baseball, but there is not a lot of news.   Jose Miranda has played 15 games for the Crioll...

The Twins Almanac


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The Eddie Rosario Almanac

Posted by Matt Johnson , 02 December 2020 · 2,641 views
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The Eddie Rosario Almanac Now that the Eddie Rosario Experience is almost certainly over, let's take a look back at some of his contributions to Twins history. This is just what appears in my Twins Almanac spreadsheet. Please contribute your own Eddie trivia, fun facts, or cool stories in the comments section. And if you're into this kind of stuff, follow me on Twitter at TwinsAl...


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The Twin Almanac for Dec 29–Jan 4

Posted by Matt Johnson , 27 December 2019 · 1,511 views
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The Twin Almanac for Dec 29–Jan 4 December 29
Happy Birthday, Jim Brower

Happy 47th birthday to 1991 Minnetonka graduate and Golden Gophers all-time great Jim Brower (1994 Dave Winfield Pitcher of the Year Award winner).

He spent parts of nine seasons in the majors with Cleveland, the Reds, Expos, Giants, Atlanta, the Orioles, Padres, and Yankees.

He led the majors with 89 appearance...


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Happy Birthday, Jim Perry

Posted by Matt Johnson , 30 October 2017 · 3,266 views

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Happy Birthday, Jim Perry It’s the birthday of Twins all-time great Jim Perry, born in Williamston, North Carolina in 1935.

Perry came up with the Cleveland ballclub in 1959 at the age of 23, finishing runner-up to Washington’s Bob Allison in American League Rookie of the Year balloting. His sophomore season he tied with Baltimore’s Chuck Estrada for the AL lead with 18 wins. He...


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The Twins Almanac for May 23-26

Posted by Matt Johnson , 22 May 2017 · 1,787 views

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May 23, 1991
Kirby Puckett Has Second 6-Hit Game

Kirby Puckett collected six hits for the second time in his career, going 6-for-7 with five singles and a triple, scoring two runs in an eleven-inning loss to Texas at the Metrodome. His sixth hit, a single, came in the eleventh inning. The game was tied 5-5 entering the eleventh, but the Rangers wer...


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The Twins Almanac for May 23

Posted by Matt Johnson , 21 May 2017 · 1,372 views

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May 22
Happy 77th Birthday, Mick Tingelhoff

It's the birthday of longtime Vikings center (1962-'78) and 2015 Hall of Fame inductee Mick Tingelhoff, born in Lexington, Nebraska in 1940.



May 22
Happy 74th Birthday, Tommy John

It's the birthday of 26-year major league pitcher and 1994 Minnesota Twins broadcaster Tommy John, born in Terre Ha...