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Cleveland Gets Hand as Arm to Boost Bullpen

Other Baseball Today, 02:29 PM
Had to have a little fun with the headline on this one   Cleveland is acquiring Brad Hand from San Diego, per The Athletic. Here's...

Article: KC 6, MIN 5: Maybe It’s Better Off This Way?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 02:25 PM
When is a loss maybe a win? Well, when you think it might be best for your favorite team to sell at the trade deadline, but a recent surg...

Article: With Machado Gone, Eduardo Escobar Becomes The B...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 02:29 PM
The 2018 MLB trade deadline was always going to revolve around one player, and that was Baltimore Orioles shortstop Manny Machado. Among...

Article: GM For A Deadline, Part One

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 02:12 PM
The All-Star break has been filled with Manny Machado rumors and an eventual deal that is the first domino in what will hopefully be a bu...

Bryan Sammons - 2018

Adopt A Prospect 2018 Today, 02:12 PM
Bryan Sammons (--) DOB: 4/27/1995; Age: 22 Positions: LHP Bats: L, Throws: L Height: 6'4", Weight: 235 lbs Acquired: Drafted in the 8th r...

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MUST SEE: Brian Dozier Shares Hitting Insight

Posted by Parker Hageman , 24 April 2018 · 759 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 · 1,544 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 · 1,223 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)...