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Article: Week in Review: Hitting a Stride

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 04:54 PM
The Minnesota Twins haven't been at .500 or above since April 22nd. Will they get back there before the season ends?They are running out...

Is a .500 season possible?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 04:52 PM
It's unlikely but the Twins have been playing pretty good ball lately (against mostly bad teams, but still).   Is .500 a possibility...

Article: MIN 5, DET 4: Late Rosario Homer Lifts Twins to...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 04:48 PM
Facing Eddie Rosario has to drive pitchers crazy. No location is safe. No count is safe.Rosario hit a go-ahead home run in the bottom of...

Contention 2019?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 04:46 PM
I've not followed this season as closely as I would have liked, but it has been disappointing for sure. In reading the posts after the Tw...

2019 40 Man - Who is gone from the 2018 40 Man?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 04:46 PM
Below is a listing of everyone currently on the 40 man roster, sorted by youngest to oldest. Who do you think will be off this list going...

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Twins lose first game, cancel season

Posted by jimbo92107 , 29 March 2018 · 611 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 · 1,124 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 · 651 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 · 201 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...