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  1. NEWSFLASH: Delmon Young arrested in MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Twinkie Town

    "Former Twins outfielder Delmon Young faces battery charges after his arrest Sunday night at a hotel in Miami, according to a television station report. A police report said that Young, who played for the Twins from 2008-2011, allegedly grabbed a hotel employee by the neck and threatened to kill him after being denied admission to a hotel night club.

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  2. Kennys Clubs CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Twinkie Town

    In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience.

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  3. Minnesota Twins Top 20 Prospects: #17 Jermaine PalaciosRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Twinkie Talk

    Apr 17, 2015; Minneapolis, MN, USA; A general view of a glove laying on the field before a game between the Cleveland Indians and Minnesota Twins at Target Field. Mandatory Credit: Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports Jermaine Palacios was nearly unheard of before 2015 and now he's among Minnesota's most exciting talents.

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  4. Minnesota Twins Facing a Green Solution for Their Centerfield OpeningRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

    Twins 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Minnesota Twins as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Twins 101.

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  5. Five Twins looking for a rebound season in '16Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Minnesota Twins

    The Twins were a surprise team in 2015, winning 83 games en route to their first winning season since 2010. But not everything went right for Minnesota, as several veterans and youngsters had down years.

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  6. Terry Ryan and Spending Too EarlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Twinkie Town

    In December of 2013 the Twins were coming off their third straight 90 loss season. It was well known that starting pitching had been their Achilles heel, so Terry Ryan came up with a solution.

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  7. Run For Your Life! - Baserunning and the Minnesota TwinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Twinkie Town

    What do we mean when we say someone's good on the basepaths? Are they someone who can swipe a bag at any given moment? Someone who always takes an extra 90 feet on a single? Someone quick to advance on a pitch in the dirt? Someone whose helmet never seems to stay on his head? While Eduardo Nunez is certainly a committed baserunner, what if I told you that in 2015, he ranked 149th among all position players with at least 100 at-bats in a Fangraphs stat called BsR ? Would you be surprised? More likely, you wouldn't know what to do with that information -- as BsR is hardly in the statistical mainstream.

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  8. Thank You, CuddyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Twinkie Town

    Michael Cuddyer retired on Friday, and I were very sad to hear that. As most of you probably know, I play wheelchair softball for the Junior Rolling Twins.

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  9. Carter ties Berkman's franchise mark in winRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    Houston Astros designated hitter Chris Carter celebrates with second baseman Jose Altuve after hitting a 3-run home run during the third inning against the Oakland Athletics at Minute Maid Park on Monday, July 28, 2014, in Houston. less Houston Astros designated hitter Chris Carter celebrates with second baseman Jose Altuve after hitting a 3-run home run during the third inning against the Oakland Athletics at Minute Maid Park on Monday, July ... more HOUSTON - Chris Carter homered twice and tied a career high with five RBIs to lead the Houston Astros over the Minnesota Twins 10-4 on Tuesday night.

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  10. Twins, FSN release spring training telecast scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Twinkie Town

    Pitchers and catchers report soon, and that means actual baseball games are just around the corner. Dick Bremer's play-by-play will be joined by Bert Blyleven and Jack Morris.

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  11. Tuesday Twins: Miguel Sano lost five pounds, says he is willing to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Twinkie Town

    In the spirit of "Groundhog Day" MLB.com asked a bunch of GM's what one move they would like to do over, and take a wild guess at Terry Ryan's response. Meanwhile, Kennys "Little Papi" Vargas is playing for Puerto Rico in the Caribbean Series trying to prove he belongs in the majors.

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  12. Why not Gerardo Parra?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | Twinkie Town

    Hopefully he'll be a solid major league player some day, but during his short stint last year I think he showed that he's just not quite ready. Rosario has his share of haters, but this guy has done nothing but improve, so let's leave him alone in left, and let him quietly become better and better.

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  13. Explaining the Mike Pelfrey MemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Twinkie Town

    Are you confused by me, Brandon, and Hayden randomly saying "Mike Pelfrey" in game threads? We also say other weird things like "who" and "sports medicine," too, but those are easily understandable. Well maybe I can shed some light on the subject, mostly because I have time to kill.

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  14. The Dazzle Man for the Twins Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Twinkie Town

    I'm not sure who was on the mysterious 66-member committee that voted on the Twins Hall of Fame this year, but I know I didn't get a vote . Apparently Dan Gladden came in second in 2016, after getting the most votes in 2015.

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  15. How does assistant GM Rob Antony say this with a straight face?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Twinkie Town

    You take out Duffey's first start last year and he was outstanding the rest of the way," Antony said. "That was a welcome surprise for us.

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  16. Minnesota Twins Daily News: Winter Playoffs and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Twinkie Talk

    Aug 6, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Twins designated hitter Kennys Vargas in the on deck circle against the San Diego Padres at Target Field. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports Our Greatest Minnesota Polls are on hold for the time being.

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  17. Between the LinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Small Town Papers

    ... plant in Marshall, in the fall of 1965. If you are old enough to remember, that was the first year the Minnesota Twins appeared in the World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers. I recall, at our company, we had a world series pool, and she won ...

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  18. Ricky Nolasco Looking to Re-Claim Rotation Spot for Minnesota Twins in 2016 SeasonRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Sports Media 101

    Twins 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Minnesota Twins as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Twins 101.

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  19. Phillies Spring Training Guest InstructorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | That Balls Outta Here

    Aug 1, 2015; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Former Minnesota Twin Jim Kaat gives a speech during a pre game ceremony for the 1965 Minnesota Twins at Target Field. Mandatory Credit: Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports Continuing a decades-long tradition, the club has decided to bring in seven alumni during the course of 2016 spring training and the Grapefruit League season.

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  20. Twins' Terry Ryan: Releasing Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | MassLive.com

    Minnesota Twins GM Terry Ryan released David Ortiz back on Dec. 16, 2002, a decision he of course has come to regret because Ortiz has gone on to have a Hall of Fame-caliber career. The Twins parted with Ortiz after six seasons - and after the Dominican Republic native batted .272 with a .339 on-base percentage, .500 slugging percentage, .839 OPS, 20 homers and 75 RBIs during the 2002 season.

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