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#1 ashburyjohn

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Posted 09 August 2018 - 07:05 AM

I did not see mention of this August 1 news elsewhere at TD:

 

Red Wings, Twins Extend Player Development Contract

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#2 Mike Sixel

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Posted 09 August 2018 - 09:28 AM

Huh. I thought they'd try to find someplace with a warmer spring maybe......my friends that live out there are probably happy though, so I am.

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#3 nicksaviking

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Posted 09 August 2018 - 09:50 AM

 

Huh. I thought they'd try to find someplace with a warmer spring maybe......my friends that live out there are probably happy though, so I am.

 

A warmer spring would be nice to get the players up to speed quicker, but a colder spring maybe helps acclimate them to Target Field.

 

Or maybe not, so far no one seems to have acclimated to Target Field in the early part of the season.


#4 FormerMinnasotan

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Posted 09 August 2018 - 10:02 AM

Given the similar climate in the early spring I am fine with this. It’s not like there is a Midwestern AAA team looking for a MLB affiliate.

#5 yarnivek1972

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Posted 09 August 2018 - 04:05 PM

Not sure there are many warm weather cities in either the PCL or the IL.

#6 TNTwinsFan

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Posted 09 August 2018 - 04:10 PM

Ugh ..I need to research if the A's contract is up with Nashville after 2020...#bringtheTwinstoNashville
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