Player Profiles

What are the expectations for Kennys Vargas?

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Vargas has impressed in his time with the Twins. Jesse looks at his profile to see what might lie in his future.

We need to talk about Aaron Hicks

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Former organizational top prospect is having a season down on the farm.

What can we expect from Trevor May's MLB debut?

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Probably some pitches. Some balls, some strikes. A David Guetta remix between the third and fourth innings.

Going streaking with Kevin Correia

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Guess which Twins pitcher has been the best lately. Yep. Kevin Correia.

Caleb Thielbar is earning his stripes

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As the season goes along, Caleb Thielbar is proving he has what it takes to succeed as a Major League reliever.

Brian Dozier's Missing Tool

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Brian Dozier has easily been the Twins' MVP this season, but even he is missing one element from his game that would turn him into a superstar.

Meet: Eric Fryer

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Jesse gives a history lesson on the Twins' new backup catcher, Eric Fryer.

Pre-Double Header Notes: Nunez Called Up, Starters

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Two baseball games are on the docket today for the Twins and Blue Jays. Twinkie Town has a pair of pre-double header notes for you.

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Aaron Hicks and Making the Routine Play

Community member markos looks at the charts. How do you think Hicks performed on what could be considered the "routine" plays?

Scouting Report: Sean Gilmartin

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Who is Sean Gilmartin? Twinkie Town has everything you need to know.

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Meet: Phil Hughes

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Jesse's analysis Minnesota's signing of Phil Hughes.

Pitcher Preview: Corey Kluber v. Pedro Hernandez

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KLUBER! HERNANDEZ! DEPP! GRIECO!

Going the Distance: Miguel Sano

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Miguel Sano, baseball's #3 prospect, has had a smasher of a year at age 20, reaching Double-A. With his debut with the Twins likely to occur within the next 12 months, Twinkie Town reviews his...

Pitcher Preview: Drew Albers vs Bartolo Colon

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Hey, it's a preview of tonight's starting pitchers.

One Classy Burger

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Mark Hamburger is making his way back to the big-leagues, and you all should be cheering for him. Dexster, who was exposed to Hamburger as Media Relations Assistant with the St. Paul Saints, tells...

Pitcher Preview: Andrew Albers vs. Danny Duffy

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Tonight's Twins/Royals matchup features Minnesota's Andrew Albers throwing against Kansas City's Danny Duffy. In his last outing against the Royals, Albers held them too just four hits over 8 1/3...

Pitcher Preview: Kevin Correia vs. Anibal Sanchez

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Tonight's pitching matchup in the Twins-Tigers game sets Minnesota's veteran righty Kevin Correia against Detroit's own right-hander, Anibal Sanchez. Since the All-Star Break, Sanchez has thrown...

Pitcher Preview: Kyle Gibson vs. Carlos Carrasco

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Taking a look at today's pitching matchup

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Examining Anthony Swarzak's Success

Community member Nachiket Krishnamurti goes into exquisite and intimate numerical detail on exactly how Swarzak has put together such a successful 2013 campaign.

Pitcher Preview: Kevin Correia & Jeremy Guthrie

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Covering tonight's starting pitchers

Pitcher Preview: Kevin Correia & Jeremy Hellickson

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Looking at tonight's pitching matchup

Caleb Thielbar: St. Paul Saints to Minnesota Twins

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The Twins' newest callup is a home grown prospect from Northfield, Minnesota. Here's his biography.

Sat. Pitcher Scouting Reports: Dempster & Diamond

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He wasn't sharp, but Vance Worley gave up only 1 run in 6 innings in yesterday's game. Tonight, the Twins look for Scott Diamond to pitch just as effectively.

Pregame: Starting Pitcher Scouting Reports

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One is a soft-tossing rookie lefty. The other is also a portsider, but also has more velocity and service time. The two square off this afternoon at Target Field.

Prospect Overview: Gibson and Meyer

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Looking at Twins pitching prospects Kyle Gibson and Alex Meyer

Scott Diamond: Axis and Spin, April 13 vs April 21

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Scott Diamond was much better on Sunday afternoon than he was in his first outing back on April 13th. Here's why.

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