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Harold Baines and Lee Smith are Hall of Famers

Other Baseball Today, 05:26 AM
MLB announced tonight that a 16-person committee decided that DH Harold Baines and RP Lee Smith are now Hall of Famers.   Here is th...

Article: Standing Pat as a Strategy

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 04:58 AM
'As we speak cruel time is fleeing. Seize the day, believing as little as possible in the morrow.' – HoraceBy all appearances, this is go...

LEN3 Throws Cold Water on Hot Stove

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 12:51 AM
http://m.startribune...ings/502283381/ Don't get your hopes up. The Twins, according to LEN3, aren't going to do much at the winter meeti...

Luis Valbuena, Jose Castillo Killed in Car Accident

Other Baseball Yesterday, 09:00 PM
Former big leaguer Luis Valbuena (33) and Jose Castillo (37) died on Thursday in a car accident in Venezuela.    Unfortunately,...

2019 draft

Twins Minor League Talk Yesterday, 08:06 PM
Just a little information. Twins have the 13th and 40th pick in the first round.     mlbpipeline just put up their top 50...

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MUST SEE: Brian Dozier Shares Hitting Insight

Posted by Parker Hageman , 24 April 2018 · 967 views

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Brian Dozier was on MLB Network yesterday and the Twins' second baseman -- in the midst of a 25-game hitting streak , by the way -- and demonstrating the changes he made in order to go from a puncher of a middle infielder to a a second base capable of bopping 40 home runs.

If you are a player, coach, instructor or just a fan curious to know the thought p...


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Why Do We Care About Launch Angle?

Posted by Parker Hageman , 09 March 2018 · 1,892 views
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By now, you are probably sick of hearing the words “launch angle”. I assure you, you are not alone.

On a recent spring training broadcast, Twins radio announcer Dan Gladden noted that more teams are “teaching launch angles ” but the practice has been out for several years. However, you know if Gladden is talking about it then the concept has certainly go...


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Improving Your Two-Seamer

Posted by Parker Hageman , 07 March 2018 · 1,538 views
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Here's a great piece of advice from a professional player for pitchers trying to learn or coaches trying to teach players to throw a better two-seam fastball.

Houston Astros' pitcher Lance McCullers Jr , who recently diced the Twins lineup in spring training action, has incorporated a new grip on his two-seam fastball that is giving him (so far anyways)...