Category Archives: General Blogging

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Twins organization All-Stars by MiLB.com

A lot of our readers are not only interested in the Minnesota Twins history but also want to know something about the Twins future, so now and then we throw them a bone and point them to a story that … Continue reading

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Minnesota Twins radio “Dark Ages” finally over

The Minnesota Twins announced today that their radio broadcast have returned to WCCO, 830 on your AM radio dial after an 11 year absence. The 50,000 watt WCCO was the radio home of the Minnesota Twins from the time they … Continue reading

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Twins all-opponent team closer

We are going to close out our Twins all-opponent team series today by naming the teams closer. I will tell you up front that the best closer I have seen in the 60 years I have followed major league baseball … Continue reading

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Twins all-opponent team starting pitchers

Now it is time to look at the pitchers. Who have been the toughest starting pitchers that the Twins have faced over the last 57 seasons. The criteria just to make this list is very high, pitchers have had to … Continue reading

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Happy Veterans Day!

Don’t forget to thank a Veteran, or two, or three, for their service today and every day.

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Long time Twins coach Rick Stelmaszek passes away

  Rick Stelmaszek, a fixture on the Minnesota Twins coaching staff from 1981-2012 passed away at the age of 69 after a courageous battle with cancer. His 32 seasons as a coach with one team (Twins) are the third longest such … Continue reading

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Twins all-opponent team DH

DH – Edgar Martinez – What? Not who you thought? You probably forget about this All-Star third baseman turned DH but this man was a hitting machine. Martinez started his career at the hot corner in 1987 but didn’t get … Continue reading

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Pat Neshek – former Twins pitcher & card collector

Pat Neshek was born in Madison, Wisconsin but attended Park Center High School in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota where he was an all-state pitcher. The Minnesota Twins drafted Neshek in round 45 after Neshek graduated from high school in 1999 but … Continue reading

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Twins all-opponent team right fielder

Right Field – Magglio Ordonez – Actually a pretty  easy pick even though there have been many good right fielders that have played against Minnesota. Here are just a few of them, Reggie Jackson, Dwight Evans, Al Kaline, Jermaine Dye, … Continue reading

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Twins all-opponent team center fielder

Center Fielder – Fred Lynn – What the heck is going on here? Another Boston Red Sox? There have been some great center fielders that have played against our favorite team the Minnesota Twins. What about players like Amos Otis, … Continue reading

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