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Front Page: Offseason Blueprint: Run It Back

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:43 PM
The Twins are entering their most crucial offseason in many years. After winning 101 games and their first division title since 2010, Min...

Front Page: Trading for a Young Starter: Sandy Alcantara

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:36 PM
With numerous starting rotation holes to fill and plenty of other teams eager to sign free agents, the Twins seem destined to at least te...

Front Page: Bad Sliders: What Happened to Trevor Hildenbe...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 08:03 PM
Countless different pitchers throughout the years have proven that there are many ways to get a hitter out. Not everyone can be Gerrit Co...

What do we think Twins payroll REALLY will be?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 06:43 PM
I'm not looking for a lot of drumbeating here on what it SHOULD be. I'm wondering what we think it will be when the dust settles this off...

Front Page: Eddie Rosario's Actual Value Is an Offsea...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 06:34 PM
I shouldn't be surprised anymore. I really shouldn't.Baseball's award voters have overemphasized traditional baseball-card numbers like w...

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Falvey and Levine's Farm System

Posted by menthmike , 24 February 2018 · 1,969 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 · 2,440 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 · 3,356 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...