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Damning article in the Washington Post re: Pressly / Anal...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 09:51 PM
Very damning article for the (now former) coaching/analytics staff. Pressly is used an example of how the Astros use analytics & coac...

Article: Offseason Primer: Can Minnesota Mimic Milwaukee...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:30 PM
There are more things tying the Twins and Brewers together than geographic proximity.Both are mid-market teams with finite resources. Bot...

2018 MLB Postseason Discussion Thread

Other Baseball Today, 08:23 PM
How about a postseason game thread? Any MLB postseason discussion can just go here.

Angels Requiring Test for Potential Managers

Other Baseball Today, 08:09 PM
https://bleacherrepo...ur-written-test     I'd be intrigued to take it and see how I did, I'm sure I'm not alone. Thoughts?

Article: Offseason Primer: Twins Should Stick With Jorge...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:01 PM
It used to be that baseball teams would seek strength up the middle defensively, but in today’s age is it more important that a team has...

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Twins lose first game, cancel season

Posted by jimbo92107 , 29 March 2018 · 658 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 · 1,144 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 · 661 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 · 215 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...