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Charley Walters: Twins-Saints partnership talks quietly o...

Twins Minor League Talk Yesterday, 11:59 PM
Very interesting article in Pioneer Press from Charlie Walters. https://www.twinciti...uietly-ongoing/ There’s been a few suggestions in...

Twins Scrimmage Highlights

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 11:54 PM
If you missed the live stream of Thursday's scrimmage, here's a quick roundup of highlights:  

Watch the Live Play-by-Play of the Virtual Twins Playoffs

Minnesota Twins Talk Yesterday, 01:33 PM
With the real Twins around the corner, I have elected to sim to the playoffs to try and tease how the real club will do this fall, and as...

Take Landis Name off the MVP Award

Other Baseball Yesterday, 08:46 AM
Barry Larkin, former MVP, has been calling for removing the Kenesaw Mountain Landis name from MVP awards.Personally, until I read the art...

And then there is the case of the Blue Jays to consider

Other Baseball 10 Jul 2020
https://www.sportsne...measures-place/ Here we are, theoretically two weeks away from Opening Day. The Blue Jays aren’t yet certain where...

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Twins vs Padres series recap

Posted by Ben Fadden , 02 August 2017 · 1,156 views

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Twins vs Padres series recap The Padres and Twins faced off in a two game series on Tuesday night and Wednesday afternoon. The Padres won game one with the Twins splitting the series winning game two.

In Game 1, San Diego won 3-0 even though it was a very fast game until the eighth when the Padres broke it open with a 2-run home run from catcher Austin Hedges over the right field w...


Twins and Padres series preview

Posted by Ben Fadden , 01 August 2017 · 1,245 views

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Twins and Padres series preview The San Diego Padres will host the Minnesota Twins starting on Tuesday with a night game and then ending the two game series with a day game on Wednesday.

The Padres enter the series with a record of 47-58 and the Twins are 50-53. The Padres won four in a row before before losing to Pittsburgh on Sunday while Minnesota got swept by Los Angeles and lost...


Twins trade Garcia to Yankees for two prospects

Posted by Ben Fadden , 31 July 2017 · 1,012 views

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Twins trade Garcia to Yankees for two prospects The Minnesota Twins traded for Jaime Garcia earlier in the month. Now Minnesota have traded him to New York for Dietrich Enns and Zach Littell.

Jaime Garcia only had one start for the Twins and it was a win on Friday night in Oakland. Garcia went 6.2 innings, giving up eight hits, three earned runs, three walks, and struck out seven batters.

Since the...


Twins trade for Jaime Garcia

Posted by Ben Fadden , 25 July 2017 · 1,491 views
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Twins trade for Jaime Garcia Yesterday the Minnesota Twins finally got the trade done for Jaime Garcia. The Braves traded Jaime Garcia and catcher Anthony Recker to the Minnesota Twins for 19 year old right hander, Huascar Ynoa.

The Braves got a 19-year old pitcher who they obviously liked and want him to be on the team once they are out of the rebuild stage.

The Twins acquired R...


Twins beat Tigers in second game of three game series

Posted by Ben Fadden , 22 July 2017 · 1,401 views

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Twins beat Tigers in second game of three game series The Twins defeated the Detroit Tigers 6-5 on Saturday night at Target Field in the middle game of the three game set to even the series.

It seemed like the Twins had the game locked up, but Justin Upton hit a three run home run in the top of the eighth inning to make it a 6-4 game. Then, Mikie Mahtook reached on an error by Miguel Sano making it a one r...