Tag Archives: Paul Molitor

Twins sign Manager Paul Molitor to three-year contract extension

    In a press-release less than an hour ago the Minnesota Twins announced today that they have signed Manager Paul Molitor to a three-year contract extension, which will keep him as the club’s manager through 2020.

Posted in General Blogging | Tagged | Leave a comment

Will Paul Molitor be managing the Twins next year?

It has been a heck of a year for the Minnesota Twins organization as they bounced back from a 59-103 season in 2016 to a 83-76 season todate and became the first team in MLB history to make the play-offs … Continue reading

Posted in General Blogging | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

According to ELIAS – Max Kepler

Kepler trades bruise for win The Twins beat the White Sox on yesterday afternoon when Juan Minaya hit Max Kepler with a pitch with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth inning. It was the second time since the Twins franchise moved … Continue reading

Posted in According to Elias | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on According to ELIAS – Max Kepler

It was a bad beat, maybe one of the worst ever

Justin Upton flung the ball into the air and the bat out of his hands as his second walk-off homer of the year lifted the Detroit Tigers to a 12-11 win over Minnesota at Comerica Park last night. The home run … Continue reading

Posted in General Blogging | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on It was a bad beat, maybe one of the worst ever

Twins longest 9 inning games

The Minnesota Twins and Detroit Tigers are used to playing long 9 inning games. The Twins have played 11 nine inning games of 239 minutes or longer and the Tigers have been the opponent on five occasions and to make … Continue reading

Posted in General Blogging | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Will Molitor be back as the Twins manager in 2018?

The All-Star game is now over and the Twins resume play on Friday against the 60-20 Houston Astros. The rumors are flying around that the Twins are looking for controllable pitching, both from a starting perspective and the bullpen. Will … Continue reading

Posted in General Blogging | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Will Molitor be back as the Twins manager in 2018?

According to ELIAS – Twins bounce back from 6 runs down

Twins spot the O’s a TD, win it with 3 field goals The Twins spotted the Orioles a 6-0 early advantage built on three early home runs, but slow-and-steady won the race as Minnesota, without benefit of a single round-tripper, … Continue reading

Posted in According to Elias | Tagged , , | Comments Off on According to ELIAS – Twins bounce back from 6 runs down

Twins minor league player of the week – Zach Granite

Rochester Red Wings (AAA) outfielder Zach Granite has been named has been named Twins minor league Player of the Week. Granite, 24,  appeared in five games for the Red Wings, hitting .526 (10-for-19) with five doubles, three RBI, five runs … Continue reading

Posted in Twins Minor League Player of the Week | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Twins minor league player of the week – Zach Granite

What just happened?

Here is what the May 29 Twins GameNotes say about yesterdays game: The Twins lost to the Rays yesterday by a score of 8-6 in 15 innings, losing the three-game series two games to one. At six hours and 26 minutes, the … Continue reading

Posted in General Blogging | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on What just happened?

According to ELIAS – Sano & Santana

Sano and Santana combine for first-of-a-kind Twins win The Twins’ two best players this season, Miguel Sano and Ervin Santana, were the stars of a 1-0 victory for Paul Molitor’s squad in Cleveland last night. Sano’s first-inning home run, his … Continue reading

Posted in According to Elias | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on According to ELIAS – Sano & Santana