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Series Previews

When the Minnesota Twins take on a new team, we write a preview. You're welcome.

Scouting by the numbers: #6 Houston @ #3 Minnesota

An analytical preview of the best of three American League Wild Card Series

Scouting by the numbers: Chicago Cubs

A day late analytic preview, Games 53-55, September 18-20

Scouting by the numbers: Detroit Tigers

An analytic preview of Detroit - Aug. 29-30, Sept. 4-7, Sept. 22-23

Scouting by the numbers: Milwaukee Brewers

An analytic preview of rival Milwaukee - Aug. 10-12 and 18-20

Scouting by the numbers: Kansas City Royals

An analytic preview of the Royals - Aug. 7-9, 14-17, and 21-23

Scouting by the numbers: Pittsburgh Pirates

An analytical preview of the Twins fourth opponent - Aug. 3-6

Scouting by the numbers: Cleveland

An analytical preview of the Twins third opponent - July 30-Aug 2

Scouting by the numbers: St. Louis Cardinals

An analytical preview of Games 4 and 5 - Target Field, July 28-29

Scouting by the numbers: Chicago White Sox

An analytical preview of Games 1-3, at Chicago - July 24-26

Twins at Red Sox series preview with Jake Kostik from Over The Monster

The Twins are at Fenway Park this weekend, so we asked Red Sox writer Jake Kostik about his favorite team.

Twins vs. Cubs Series Preview: Q&A with Al Yellon of Bleed Cubbie Blue

The Twins are making a rare trip to the North Side of Chicago! What does it all mean!?!

Series Preview: Twins look to keep momentum going against the White Sox

More divisional games provide an opportunity for the Twins to close the gap, and enhance their playoff chances.

Series Preview: Twins will try to gain AL Central ground against Cleveland

A strong showing in this series will position the Twins well, but a disappointment will be a huge blow to their playoff chances.

Series Preview: Twins set for late night baseball against the Mariners

The Mariners always present a challenge, will the Twins be up to it?

Series Preview: Twins host the Brewers in annual border battle

The sconnies are coming! The sconnies are coming!

Series Preview: Can the Twins score some runs off the Cardinals?

With St. Louis coming to town, the Twins are looking to shake off their offensive funk.

Series Preview: Twins take on Shohei Ohtani and the Angels in Anaheim

Fernando Romero vs. Ohtani is going to be amazing.

Series Preview: Twins will try to keep winning against the Cardinals

St. Louis is a lot better than the White Sox, so maybe we should remember 1987 instead. It might make you happier.

Series Preview: Twins at White Sox, maybe they’ll actually play all the games this time

And hopefully the Twins can keep their one-game winning streak going.

Blue Jays Q&A with Tom Dakers of Bluebird Banter

With the Blue Jays in town facing the Minnesota Twins, I got a little more information about what out friends to the north are up to these days.

Series Preview: Reds come to town, maybe the Twins can beat them?

It’s been a bad week. Maybe the worst team in baseball will be the cure?

Series Preview: Twins will attempt to salvage road trip against Yankees

Four games in the Bronx might be scary for our pitchers. Let’s hope the Twins bring their bats too!

Twins vs. Rays Series Preview: Q&A with Daniel Russell of DRaysBay

The Twins are headed north to Tampa Bay this weekend, so I spoke with the head of SB Nation’s Rays site to get the low-down on their team.

Series Preview: Puerto Rico games have Twins “hosting” Cleveland

Both teams are fleeing the weather, and celebrating a major part of baseball’s heritage

Series Preview: Twins host World Series Champion Astros

Will they survive the cold?

Series Preview: Twins come home to face Mariners

The Twins will be trying to get as fast a start as they can.

Series Preview: Twins look to beat up Tigers again just for fun

It’s the final series of the year. The Twins have already clinched a playoff spot. The Tigers are bad. This should be fun.

Series Preview: Twins getting ready to wreck the Indians’ clubhouse

Minnesota is likely to earn a playoff spot this week, even if they don’t beat the AL-leading Indians.

Series Preview: Twins look to pad playoff lead against Tigers

A four game series against one of baseball’s worst teams may be just what the Twins need.

Series Preview: Twins visit Yankees in potential preview of Wild Card match up

This is a very big series if the Twins want that postseason action!

Series Preview: Blue Jays face Twins at Target Field

Wild card race, yadda, yadda...

Series Preview: Twins look to gain playoff ground against Padres

Two games against a bad team that the Twins must win.