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Article: Twins Trade Phil Hughes, Draft Pick to San Diego

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:41 PM
It’s been a week full of surprises for the Minnesota Twins. Almost a week ago, he was designated for assignment. It looked like the team...

Should the Twins be sellers?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:40 PM
Long ways to go. We play a lot of AL Central teams so we could bounce back but it’s clear this team is a step below the competition Shou...

Article: SEA 3, MIN 1: Worst Birthday Ever

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:39 PM
It was Jose Berrios’ 24th birthday and all his teammates could get him was one stinkin’ run. He exited this game in the eighth inning wit...

Game Thread: Twins @ Mariners, 5/27/18 @ 3:10 PM CT

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:19 PM
  Feliz cumpleaños Jose Berrios! Jose Berrios was born (only) 24 years ago today in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. You might be curious, as...

Catcher: DFA Wilson and look to AAA?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:14 PM
The Twins, desperately in need of more offense, have two right handed bats at catcher in AAA:  Wynston Sawyer and Williams Astudillo...

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Twins lose first game, cancel season

Posted by jimbo92107 , 29 March 2018 · 520 views

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The Minnesota Twins abruptly canceled the remainder of the 2018 season today after losing their opening game to the Baltimore Orioles, 3 to 2.

"Crushing defeat," said Derek Falvey, who took the rap like a man. "I apologize to the Pohlad family for putting a losing squad on the field. I hereby submit my resignation."

Falvey was quickly joined by the re...


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If the Twins aren't a playoff team...

Posted by jimbo92107 , 15 May 2015 · 1,099 views

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The last four years watching the Minnesota Twins has been a real beating. The only thing keeping me and a lot of other fans from bugging out completely was that we knew there was some help coming via the draft, and that knowledge came from websites like Twins Daily.

We have now seen the 2015 version of this team, and it's getting better. Still, this ain'...


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Reading Joe Mauer

Posted by jimbo92107 , 20 June 2014 · 629 views

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I know that hitters try to read pitchers. Do pitchers read hitters, too? I suppose they do, if they think they see something that indicates a hitter's intention.

Recently I've been watching Joe Mauer's at-bats, and I may have detected something that pitchers and catchers are using against him. It's common knowledge that Mauer wants to become more of a p...


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Aaron Hicks and the French Mistake

Posted by jimbo92107 , 18 April 2014 · 177 views

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Just figured what Aaron Hicks is doing rong at the plate. In the movie "Blazing Saddles" there's a dance scene where gay dancers push their hands forward while pushing their asses backwards, singing, "...that's why they're doing the French Mistake..."

Yup, Hicks is doing the French Mistake. It's not as obvious as in the comedy, but the effect of letting...