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Winter Meetings Drafts Primer

All the specs for the new draft lottery and the return of the MLB Rule 5 draft

Twins busy; trade Urshela, acquire Farmer, tender Pagán

Re-branding the franchise was far from the only action at 1 Twins Way today

Six for Tuesday: 40-Man Deadline Edition

Updates, Analyses, Links, and more for your enjoyment

Reports: Buxton, Twins agree to long term extension

The Twins have reportedly secured their face of the franchise for the foreseeable future

A quick look at what the Twins are getting in Andrelton Simmons

The new shortstop brings an elite defensive reputation, bounce back upside, and enables lots of flexibility

Twins sign RHP Hansel Robles

It’s a one-year, $2M deal for a bounceback candidate

Shopping for pitching in the NL Central

Three NL Central teams are looking to shed salary and rebuild — which pitchers might make sense for Minnesota?

Twinkie Town Staff Roundtable: Reliever Edition

The staff tell us which relievers the Twins should target in free agency

Bargain shopping: Three low budget starting pitchers that make sense for Minnesota

The high number of outrights and non-tenders this offseason present opportunities to add reclamation projects with upside

Twinkie Town Staff Roundtable: Super Utility Edition

The staff weigh in on how the Twins should fill the super-utility role in 2021

Twinkie Town Staff Roundtable: Free Agent Starting Pitchers Edition

The staff weigh in on the starting pitchers the Twins should target in free agency

My Offseason Plan for the Twins

Detailing the moves I think the team should make heading into 2021

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Starting Pitching Trade Options

Twins sign DH Nelson Cruz to one-year, $14.3 million deal

A belated Christmas present brings the slugger to Minnesota.

Replacing Joe Mauer at first base

With Joe Mauer’s retirement, the Twins suddenly have a hole at first base. While no perfect options exist, there are still plenty of choices for the organization.

The trade deadline aftermath

Where do the Twins stand after making five deadline deals?

Finding trade partners for the Twins

As the trade deadline approaches, the Twins look to be active sellers. Here are some teams that they might contact over the next month.

Twins sign Lance Lynn for one year, $12 million

The Twins bagged themselves a starting pitcher baby! Woo!

What are the odds the Twins sign Lance Lynn and Alex Cobb?

A Las Vegas oddsmaker is taking bets on where top MLB free agents will end up, and it’s pretty interesting for the Twins.

Lance Lynn turned down a two-year, $20 million deal from the Twins

The Twins apparently recently tried to scoop up another bargain on this year’s slow free agent market, but no cigar.

Twins sign pitcher Anibal Sanchez

It’s a major league deal, and yes, I’m just as confused as you are.

Twins tried to trade for Rays’ Chris Archer

The Rays’ ace would be a huge upgrade for the Twins rotation, but the price may be too high.

How the Twins should respond to Ervin Santana’s injury

With Ervin Santana missing roughly the first month of the season, how will the Twins fill his spot in the rotation?

Twins interested in starting pitcher Jaime Garcia

Remember him? The starting pitcher the Twins had for all of one week last year before trading him to the Yankees?

Twins Hot Stove: Yu Darvish is waiting for the Dodgers?

The latest rumors about the Yu Darvish race, which appears to be down to the Twins, Cubs, and Dodgers.

Yu Darvish is “increasingly likely” to sign this week

According to a tweet from Jon Morosi, which specifically mentions he’s still talking to the Twins.

MLB has a problem

MLB doesn’t officially have a salary cap but the Competitive Balance Tax has worked like one, causing teams to practically ignore the top free agents this offseason.

Twins sign Addison Reed

The Twins make another move to strengthen their bullpen

Twins Hot Stove: Minnesota among five teams still competing for Yu Darvish

A ton of rumors came out today, despite nothing happening. Get caught up with the latest.

Twins have inquired on Chris Tillman

Hey, something’s happening!

The Twins and Yu Darvish haven’t met in person yet, and that’s okay

It’s perfectly reasonable to believe the Twins are still in the running to sign the free agent ace.

Miguel Sano might be trade bait

Believe it or not but the Twins are shopping Miguel Sano. What could they be looking for in return?