8/8: Duffey Goes Six; Twins Beat Astros 3-1, Move Out of Last Place
By Tom Schreier - Aug 8, 2016
Both starter Tyler Duffey and Minnesota Twins manager Paul Molitor knew it: the sixth inning was critical. Duffey had been handed a three-run lead, assisted in part […]
8/8: Plouffe Returns; Kepler, Mauer Awarded; Positional Musical Chairs and More
By Tom Schreier - Aug 8, 2016
Greetings from Target Field, where it’s a bit overcast, but the perfect temperature for a baseball game. It’s Tyler Duffey (6-8, 6.21 ERA) vs. righty Collin McHugh […]
Rob Antony on the Trade Deadline: ‘I Would Like to Have Done More’
By Tom Schreier - Aug 1, 2016
Until about the 11th hour, the trade deadline looked like it would be about what didn’t happen, rather than what trades were made, for the Minnesota Twins. […]
7/31: Twins Beat White Sox 6-4 to Take Series; Buxton Injured, Berrios Recalled
By Tom Schreier - Jul 31, 2016
It was a sloppy game, but the Minnesota Twins were able to take the rubber match in a three-game series against the White Sox despite committing four […]
PROCEDURALLY GENERATED: Nintendo Loses Money, Final Fantasy XV Updates and More
By Tom Schreier - Jul 29, 2016
Join Henry Bell, Brandon Bowling and Daniel Starkey (Wired, Rolling Stone) as they discuss Nintendo’s money losses, a new Final Fantasy XV mount and much more! A […]
7/28: Twins Beat Orioles 6-2; Nunez Traded to Giants
By Tom Schreier - Jul 28, 2016
Kyle Gibson gave up a first-inning home run, but settled in for 6.0 innings and the Minnesota Twins beat up on the Baltimore Orioles bullpen on a […]
7/27: Duffey Gives Up 5 ER in 1.1 Innings; Braves Beat Twins 9-7
By Tom Schreier - Jul 27, 2016
Minnesota Twins starter Tyler Duffey gave up eight hits and five earned runs in 1.1 innings in his 17th start of the season, the shortest outing of […]
7/27: Nunez Steals, Trade Deadline Deals, Sano Strikes Out and More
By Tom Schreier - Jul 27, 2016
Greetings from Target Field, where the rain was coming down pretty hard earlier, but things appear to have cleared off and there is a long line for […]
PROCEDURALLY GENERATED: CS:GO Cease and Desist Letters, Overwatch Characters and Pokemon Go Madness
By Tom Schreier - Jul 22, 2016
John is back! Henry Bell, Brandon Bowling and Tom Schreier welcome John Carson, who has been around the world and back (not really) and finally is able […]
The Minnesota Twins Could Use a Breath of Fresh Air
By Tom Schreier - Jul 19, 2016
He’s dependent on exactly what we provide for him. I’ll acknowledge that forever, I’m not gonna hide from the talent level. — Terry Ryan speaking about Ron […]
7/17: Indians Top Twins 6-1 in Rubber Match
By Tom Schreier - Jul 17, 2016
A lot was made about how hot the Minnesota Twins were, especially the bats, going into the All-Star Break. They had just taken two series from the […]
7/17: Terry Ryan on John Gordon, Sano’s Inconsistency, Gibson’s Progress and More
By Tom Schreier - Jul 17, 2016
Before the days when he could watch the Twins anywhere on demand, Minnesota general manager Terry Ryan used to listen to broadcaster John Gibson, who called games […]