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Columbus Dispatch Aug 16, 2015

Twins 4, Indians 1 |Carrasco doesn't get much run support again

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};MINNEAPOLIS — Tommy Milone returned from the disabled list and pitched five innings, Kurt Suzuki had two key RBI, and the Minnesota Twins beat Carlos Carrasco and the Cleveland Indians 4-1 on Sunday afternoon.

Twinsights: Outtakes on analytics with Twins catcher Kurt Suzuki

Twins catcher Kurt Suzuki, who remains proudly old-school, had some interesting things to say about pitch-framing data and modern umpire evaluation in the story I wrote for Tuesday's Pioneer Press. We also discussed his thoughts on other modern analytics, especially Wins Above Replacement. Here are some of the highlights from Suzuki, who has caught more than 1,000 games in the majors and is signed through 2016 with a vesting option for 2017: On pitchers' role in pitch-framing stats: "A lot of the credit goes to the pitchers too. The more they hit their spots consistently, the better you're...
St. Paul Pioneer Press Aug 10, 2015

Twins' catcher Kurt Suzuki still wary of advanced defensive metrics

Mention his improved standing in the controversial area of pitch framing, and Kurt Suzuki all but rolls his eyes.
Twins 3, Mariners 2: Kurt Suzuki proves clutch again

Twins 3, Mariners 2: Kurt Suzuki proves clutch again

Kurt Clutch came through. Kurt Suzuki's two-out single to left scored Eddie Rosario with the winning run for the Twins in the ninth inning of

Twins steal one in ninth inning from Mariners

Kurt Suzuki’s RBI single won it after the tying run scored on a wild pitch.

Kurt Suzuki Photos

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