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Article: MIL 5, MIN 4: Jake Cave Homers in MLB Debut

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:16 AM
With every new injury comes an opportunity for another player to emerge. Joe Mauer was placed on the DL, opening the door for outfielder...

Another article on Joe and the HoF

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:14 AM
There’s an author who works for MLB.com - that’s right, he actually represents the sport itself - who annually publishes a list of active...

Article: Twins Minor League Report (5/19): Jaye with a Gr...

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 08:03 AM
Myles Jaye threw seven innings of one-hit ball to help lead Rochester to a 2-1 win. Meanwhile, Tyler Jay was on the mound in the bottom o...

Just let Sano rehab here in Minnesota

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:47 AM
With Mauer out, Morrison will be playing first. DH is open, so Sano can DH here just as well as Rochester. Maybe wait an extra day or so...

Article: May Day is Coming for the Twins

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:27 AM
The Minnesota Twins are anxiously awaiting a couple of reinforcements for their big league club. Jason Castro is not coming back, and Jor...

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Falvey and Levine's Farm System

Posted by menthmike , 24 February 2018 · 1,317 views
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Of all the things that I love about the MLB, the farm systems are near the top. Following baseball is so much fun because even in the lowest years there is that optimism that comes with building up a minor league program. Honestly, I would rather be at that bottom than treading water in the middle. Now, it goes without saying but I’ll say it anyways, a...


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One Trade and One Free Agent

Posted by menthmike , 13 July 2017 · 2,043 views
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Community Blog Post
The Twins Farm System is stacked, it's not Buxton and Sano stacked, but come on! Is there an ace pitcher or other top end pitching talent? No. Is there another bomber barreling towards Target Field? No. Is there top ten minor league talent waiting in the wings? Not yet. How then is our farm stacked?
We have these guys:

Engelb Vielma – 22 years old...


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Luis Castillo Trade Tree

Posted by menthmike , 23 May 2017 · 2,827 views
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MNTwins Trade Trees -- Luis Castillo

Before the 2005 season, the Twins traded a pair of prospects for Luis Castillo. Castillo was a veteran second baseman coming from the Florida Marlins. For a team that was looking to make a deep run in the postseason, Castillo was a welcomed addition. Hitting at or near the top of the order and filling a void at sec...