MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

Out of Sight, Out of Mind

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There has been a lot of speculation about the Twins as we reach what is really going to be the…

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The Daily Target 9/16/18

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Last Night: Kansas City 10, Twins 3 – We keep getting told to be patient with the opener strategy. I…

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The Daily Target 9/6/18

Last Night: Houston 9, Twins 1 – Unlike other recent disastrous pitching performances, this game was actually started by a…

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The Daily Target 6/19/18

*Sorry about the delay in game recaps: Again, two babies here at Casa de Twins Target* Last (Sunday) – Cleveland…

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MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

Is it time to worry?

I’m not talking about the season (that answer is probably yes), but rather about the development of some of the…

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The Daily Target 5/27/18

Last Night: Seattle 4, Twins 3 (12 innings)  – The Twins wasted another pretty good pitching outing, but this time,…

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MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

Let’s stop worrying about Byron Buxton

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At this point, I think we should be accustomed to Byron Buxton’s slow starts. In each of his first two…

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MLB: Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers

Byron Buxton Should Have a Simple Goal for 2018

Despite suffering through a 2016 season in which they lost 103 games, the Minnesota Twins didn’t look like your typical…

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Minnesota Twins v New York Mets

Let’s just watch Byron Buxton do stuff for a while

The Twins dropped the last two games of their series with the Royals in Kansas City, and watched the Indians…

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St. Louis Cardinals v Minnesota Twins

Byron Buxton vs. Torii Hunter

Twitter remains aflame with those stoking the opinion that Byron Buxton is clearly not cut out for a role in…

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Minnesota Twins Photo Day

Zack Granite is coming soon

There has been a bit of buzz this season about a particular minor leaguer in the Twins system. It’s not…

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Minnesota Twins v San Francisco Giants

Mariners 6, Twins 4 – Ervin Santana is plummeting back to the mean

The Moment: Mike Zunino has been a real pest for the Twins, which is crazy, because Mike Zunino is not…

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Chicago White Sox v Minnesota Twins

One month down, and everyone is talking about Sano and Buxton

It’s probably going to be a few years before any conversation surrounding the Twins doesn’t involve Miguel Sano and Byron…

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Signs of life

Byron Buxton is in the midst of what is easily his best offensive game so far this season. Assuming the…

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Tampa Bay Rays v Boston Red Sox

Mookie Betts and Byron Buxton Are on Opposite Ends of the Strikeout Spectrum

Since the 2017 MLB regular season is only a couple weeks old, we still can’t draw concrete conclusions based on…

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Minnesota Twins v Chicago White Sox

If you demote Buxton, how do you replace what you lose?

It’s been no secret. Byron Buxton has not been good at the plate so far this season. He’s struck out…

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Minnesota Twins v Chicago White Sox

Byron Buxton is still a good player

There is no doubt about it: Byron Buxton has been an utter disaster at the plate so far this season….

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Nooga

Important minor league update

I have just been informed that the Twins AA Affiliate, the Chattanooga Lookouts have a jersey in which it simply…

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St. Louis Cardinals v Milwaukee Brewers

Who Were the Top-Performing Hitters at Each Lineup Spot During the 2016 MLB Season?

All baseball players – whether they’re amateurs or professionals – are creatures of habit. When you have a game to play…

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Minnesota Twins v Tampa Bay Rays

What is the worst case scenario?

Today, MLB Trade Rumors had a poll, wondering whether or not the Twins would actually trade Brian Dozier. The poll…

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Chicago White Sox v Minnesota Twins

Byron Buxton, Miguel Sano Need To Fix The Same Problem For 2017

The Minnesota Twins aren’t your run-of-the-mill 103-loss team. Yes, the starting rotation is a mess and new chief of baseball…

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Minnesota Twins v New York Mets

Twins host awards, Brian Dozier wins everything, Terry Ryan pitied

The Twins were awful this year, but an annual tradition is an annual tradition. The Baseball Writers Association of America…

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