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MLB.com report on instructional league prospects

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In case you haven't seen it, mlb.com has published an article on the prospects at instructional league camp and their progress.   ht...

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Nelson Cruz wants 2 years

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Other Baseball 23 Oct 2020
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Cody's Top 10 Twins Prospects

Posted by Cody Christie , in Minor Leagues 25 January 2016 · 1,664 views
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Even with prospects like Miguel Sano and Eddie Rosario graduating off this list, there are still plenty of things to be excited about in 2016. Byron Buxton fell just short of meeting the rookie eligibility so he will get one more year to be considered the Twins top prospect. Other players like Jose Berrios and Max Kepler could use up their rookie eligibil...


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What's Next for Alex Meyer?

Posted by Cody Christie , in Minor Leagues, Twins 17 January 2016 · 2,070 views
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2015 was supposed to be his season, his moment. After working his way through two different minor league systems over three years, Alex Meyer was on the cusp of making his major league debut. In fact, Baseball Prospectus had him ranked as the 14th best prospect in baseball, his highest ranking on any national list during his professional career.

As Mey...


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Finding 2016's Twins Breakout Prospect

Posted by Cody Christie , in Minor Leagues 03 January 2016 · 1,438 views
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Finding 2016's Twins Breakout Prospect Minnesota's minor league system has seen a trend in recent years. Each year there seems to be one prospect that stands out above the rest to have a breakout season. Many of these players are already considered top prospects but their individual performances in one season put them on the cusp of being above-average at the big league level.

In 2015, Max Ke...


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Building the Twins 2018 Line-Up

Posted by Cody Christie , in Minor Leagues 20 December 2015 · 1,667 views
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The final touches are being put on the 2016 Minnesota Twins Prospect Handbook and fans can look for ordering details shortly after the new year. In the aftermath of writing profiles on every prospect in the Twins system, it's hard not to get excited about the direction the team is heading in 2016 and beyond.

Predicting the future can be a tough task when...


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Cody's Midseason Top Prospects: 11-20

Posted by Cody Christie , in Minor Leagues 30 June 2015 · 1,498 views
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Over at Twins Daily, we have been counting down the Twins system's top prospects as part of our midseason update . This allows for players like recent first round pick Tyler Jay to fit into the Twins overall prospect rankings. There is plenty of depth in the Twins system so there are some very good players outside the top 10 rankings.

Some players like B...


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Santana's Struggle Is Polanco's Opportunity

Posted by Cody Christie , in Minor Leagues 15 June 2015 · 1,733 views
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Danny Santana was supposed to be the answer at shortstop.

He blew everyone out of the water with his performance throughout the 2014 season. However, the 2015 season has been an entirely different story. He's looked lost at the plate and struggled on the field to the point where the Twins demoted him to Triple-A.

Many fans of the Twins minor leagues mig...


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His Name Is Walker, Adam Brett Walker

Posted by Cody Christie , in Minor Leagues 10 June 2015 · 2,645 views
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His name is Walker, Adam Brett Walker.

Last season Kris Bryant and Joey Gallo were hitting home runs out of minor league parks at an alarming rate. Now each of these minor league home run leaders is making their mark at the big league level.

With Bryant and Gallo graduated to baseball's highest level, there will almost certainly be a new minor league ho...


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2012 Draft Reflection: Correa, Buxton Leaving Mark

Posted by Cody Christie , in Minor Leagues 03 June 2015 · 1,543 views
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As the 2012 MLB Draft approached, there were plenty of rumors swirling about who the Astros would take with the first overall pick. Byron Buxton was considered by many talent evaluators to be the best available player but the Astros had surprised people before and other names had popped into the discussion.

On draft night, the Astros steered in a differe...


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Max Kepler Shows Breakout Potential

Posted by Cody Christie , in Minor Leagues 19 May 2015 · 2,399 views
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Max Kepler has been featured up and down Twins prospect lists since the Twins signed him as a teenager out of Europe. The list of successful major league players born in Europe is small but there's always been a little something extra with Kepler.

His parents were both professional dancers so he's got a strong athletic background. Minnesota took it slow...


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Twins Minor League Report (4/13): Hicks and Buxton Power Wins

Posted by Cody Christie , in Minor Leagues 13 April 2015 · 1,449 views
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Minnesota's home opener was sure depressing but luckily all the Twins minor league affiliates picked up the slack on Monday. There were some big games from some big names so fans can turn their frown upside down with a look down on the farm.

To celebrate the start of the minor league season, we are offering the 2015 Minnesota Twins Prospect Handbook in p...