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Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:30 AM
Jake Odorizzi gets activated today to face the Royals, filling out the 28-man active roster which will include 16 (!) pitchers. The way t...

Where are they now? Ex-Twins in 2020

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:04 AM
I said in the 2019 thread that I would start this forum thread...    Let's start populating it. How many former Twins are on ro...

Fun With Numbers - 2020 Season

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 05:51 AM
I’m glad to see Ex-Twins in 2020 thread is back up and running. This is also one of my favorite threads over the last 5 years. The Twins...

Game Thread Twins @ Royals 6:05pm cdt 8/8/2020ad

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 09:02 PM
1. Dedication: If i were clever, i would dedicate this game thread to the pioneers of Twins Daily. But i wasn't around in the before time...

Royce Lewis on YouTube

Twins Minor League Talk Yesterday, 10:16 PM
Twins top prospect Royce Lewis started his own YouTube page since the quarantine started. He's posted several entries. Some are short. So...

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What Are We Going To Do About This Hand Twin Thing?

Posted by Parker Hageman , 07 July 2020 · 3,187 views

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A friend of mine passed away over the holiday weekend.

We had attended high school together, were distant friends through college, and spent two years as roommates back in the cities after that.

When we lived together, he was attending culinary school and the roommates would have the benefit of eating food that is normally not accessible to broke post...


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Baseball Is Back. So Am I.

Posted by Parker Hageman , 03 July 2020 · 2,897 views
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The question I’ve received the most the past few months is why was my original Twitter account suspended.

On March 13 I was covering the Twins in Fort Myers on what would be the last normal day before everything in this world went goofy .

I awoke at the Twins Daily-rented AirBnB, and immediately checked Twitter on my phone as I am wont to do in case I m...


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MUST SEE: Brian Dozier Shares Hitting Insight

Posted by Parker Hageman , 24 April 2018 · 1,635 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 · 2,918 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 · 2,970 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)...