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Article: The Discard Pile

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 11:39 AM
While it's true that the Twins pushed their payroll to unprecedented heights in 2018, it's not accurate to suggest the front office execu...

Article: Twins Payroll Really is Resource Allocation

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 11:33 AM
On Monday Seth did a great job of outlining where the Minnesota Twins were at as of January 14. His 25-man roster projection looks nearly...

To: Season Ticket Holders

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 11:30 AM
Did you renew your season tickets from last year? If you renewed, did the Twins raise the price? Keep it the same? Or, try not to laugh,...

Non-Twins Off-season news, tidbits and transactions

Other Baseball Today, 11:30 AM
We had a thread for items around the baseball world that were worth sharing but not worth a thread of their own. Now that the 2018 season...

Article: Mailbag: Stewart's Spot, Win Total, Trading...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 10:57 AM
Even if the temperatures outside don’t agree, baseball is in the air. TwinsFest is this weekend and the annual Twins Caravans have been m...

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Twins lose first game, cancel season

Posted by jimbo92107 , 29 March 2018 · 711 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 · 1,173 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 · 672 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 · 238 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...