Twins Blog: It Comes Down To This ...Ten teams make the playoffs in baseball. Nine of those spots have been decided. But the final AL Wild Card spot is still up for grabs.
Twins Blog: Homestand NotesThe Twins just finished a crucial 10-game homestand and while you can't call it a rousing success, you can't exactly call it a complete disaster.
Twins Blog Podcast: Ep. 2Welcome back for the second edition of the WCCO.com Twins Blog Podcast! There’s plenty of great Twins talk and interviews on WCCO Radio, and each week we’ll bring you some of the highlights and tell you how to listen to all your favorite WCCO Radio shows.
Twins Blog: Welcome To Our New PodcastWelcome to the first edition of the Twins Blog Podcast. This week, you’ll hear WCCO Radio interviews with Doug Mientkiewicz, Dave St. Peter and Terry Ryan.
Twins Blog: Homestand NotesThe first homestand of the second half is in the books and it wasn't pleasant for the Minnesota Twins.
Twins Blog: Homestand Notes – All Star Break EditionThe Twins just finished a successful seven-game homestand, going 6-1 against the Orioles and Tigers and now begin a well-deserved break from the grind of the season as the All Star break is upon us.
Twins Blog: The Future Is Now, Chapter 2It's official. Miguel Sano is a Minnesota Twin. The rumors started Wednesday after Kennys Vargas was demoted to Double-A Chattanooga. They were fueled when MLB.com reported that the corresponding move would be promotion of the prospect ranked second in the Twins system at the beginning of the year. And now the Twins have announced the promotion of Miguel Sano, who will likely make his Major League debut Thursday night in Kansas City.
Twins Blog: The Buxton Show BeginsByron Buxton was the second overall selection in the 2012 Major League Draft and Twins fans have been tantalized by the promise of his talent ever since.
Twins Blog: Homestand NotesIt was a rough homestand for the Twins. 1-5 isn't exactly what they had in mind after finding themselves in 1st place in the division. Now they find themselves heading on a road trip trailing the Royals by two games.
Twins Blog: Has Plouffe Made 'The Leap'?According to a 2007 study, the average Major League Baseball career lasts 5.6 years. One in five position players who make it to “The Show” will play only a single season. Less than half of all rookies will get to that fifth year while just about one percent of all big league players will have careers of 20 seasons or more.
Twins Blog: Homestand NotesAnother homestand for the Minnesota Twins is in the books, and the pattern of home field success continues. This six-gamer saw the Twins accomplish something they hadn't done since 2006, and afforded them a view of the division they hadn't had since 2013.
Twins Blog: Homestand NotesThe Twins finished a brief three-game homestand versus the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday. Brief, but successful as they took two of three from Tampa.