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Mike Trout Extension

Other Baseball Today, 02:48 PM
12 years $430 million.

Article: Local Student Struggling to Find German Word for...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 02:37 PM
With Opening Day less than a week away, the Minnesota Twins are in the process of making some hard decisions. And for one local grad stud...

Incredibly silly debate with my wife

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 02:30 PM
Please help me settle an argument/debate with my wife regarding something in the Delta 360 club (formerly Legends Club). Please see attac...

Non-Twins Off-season news, tidbits and transactions

Other Baseball Today, 01:34 PM
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...

Weather for the Home Opener

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 01:25 PM
My degree is in meteorology and, while I never forecasted as a profession, I've always maintained an interest in forecasting. When I hear...

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MUST SEE: Brian Dozier Shares Hitting Insight

Posted by Parker Hageman , 24 April 2018 · 1,063 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 · 2,052 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 · 1,705 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)...