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Minnesota Twins: 3 Things Twins Fans can root for in the 2020 Fall Classic

Although the Minnesota Twins won’t be competing in the 2020 World Series, there is still a lot for Twins fans to root for in this year’s Fall Classic. The 2020 MLB Postseason seemed hopeful for many Minnesota Twins fans, as their team was going into a newly introduced playoff format where they wouldn’t have to […] Minnesota Twins: 3 Things Twins Fans can root for in the 2020 Fall Classic - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 15, 2020

Minnesota Twins: Handing out Grades for the Bullpen

The 2020 Minnesota Twins season is now complete, so it’s time to pass out grades to a bullpen that had its ups and downs this season. Right after midseason, I passed out grades to the Minnesota Twins, starting with their rotation and going through every single position group. After another crushing playoff loss in the playoffs, […] Minnesota Twins: Handing out Grades for the Bullpen - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 12, 2020

Minnesota Twins: What Could Have Been in a Shortened Season

The Minnesota Twins had everything in front of them but inconsistent hitting led to a two-game home sweep and many questions going into 2021. Well, that didn’t go like we all thought it would. After the 2-0 Wild Card sweep to the Houston Astros, the Minnesota Twins are left asking, “what could have been” and, […] Minnesota Twins: What Could Have Been in a Shortened Season - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 6, 2020

Minnesota Twins: Handing out Season Grades for the Rotation

The 2020 Minnesota Twins season is now complete, so it’s time to pass out grades for a very much improved pitching staff. Right after midseason, I passed out grades to the Minnesota Twins, starting with their rotation and going through every single position group. After another crushing playoff loss in the playoffs, it’s time to regrade […] Minnesota Twins: Handing out Season Grades for the Rotation - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 4, 2020

Minnesota Twins: A Look Ahead at the Team’s Hopeful Future

Despite another failed Minnesota Twins postseason visit, we should still be optimistic about the future of this team. Minnesota Twins everywhere are crushed again after the team lost their 18th straight playoff game, falling to the Houston Astros 3-1 on Wednesday. This completed their sweep of the Twins in their AL wild-card series, and ended […] Minnesota Twins: A Look Ahead at the Team’s Hopeful Future - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 4, 2020

Minnesota Twins: The 5 Stages of Being a 2020 Twins Fan

With the Minnesota Twins season coming to a very disappointing ending once again, we jump right back into the cycle of Twins fans emotions. The Minnesota Twins came up short in the playoffs once again, but this disappointment isn’t a new feeling for Twins fans. Over this18-game playoff losing streak, the Twins players have found […] Minnesota Twins: The 5 Stages of Being a 2020 Twins Fan - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 1, 2020

Minnesota Twins: 5 Takeaways from an Ugly Wild Card Sweep

The Minnesota Twins were swept out of the playoffs once again, this time by the Houston Astros. We look at 5 takeaways from an ugly series loss. If your faith in the Minnesota Twins wasn’t destroyed after watching the team play in the playoffs on Tuesday and Wednesday, I’m not sure what it will take. […] Minnesota Twins: 5 Takeaways from an Ugly Wild Card Sweep - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 29, 2020

Minnesota Twins: Surprises in the 2020 Wild Card Series Roster

The Minnesota Twins announced their postseason roster ahead of their series, and there were quite a few surprises on the roster. The Minnesota Twins just announced their postseason roster for their 2020 Wild-Card series against the Houston Astros. There were a few surprise additions and subtractions to the roster which we will get to in […] Minnesota Twins: Surprises in the 2020 Wild Card Series Roster - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 29, 2020

Minnesota Twins: Is this year’s Playoff Rotation the best of the 2000s?

Is this year’s playoff rotation one of the best of the 2000s? We compare them to the best rotations of past Minnesota Twins playoff teams from the last 20 years. The Minnesota Twins have won the AL Central for the second straight year and have made the postseason nearly 10 times since 2002. Most of […] Minnesota Twins: Is this year’s Playoff Rotation the best of the 2000s? - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 28, 2020

Minnesota Twins vs. Houston Astros: Wild Card Breakdown and Prediction

The Minnesota Twins locked up the No. 3 seed in the American League, so we see how they compare against their round one opponent: the Houston Astros. The Minnesota Twins may have lost today, but they are still 2020 American League Central Division Champions and earned the No. 3 seed in the AL after the […] Minnesota Twins vs. Houston Astros: Wild Card Breakdown and Prediction - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 27, 2020

Minnesota Twins Sunday Wrap-Up: Twins get hot at right time in Week 10

The Minnesota Twins head into today’s game in the driver’s seat for the second seed of the playoffs off the heels of a great Week 10. The Minnesota Twins came into this week lagging behind the White Sox in the division, and exited with a one game lead in baseball’s toughest division. A 4-1 week […] Minnesota Twins Sunday Wrap-Up: Twins get hot at right time in Week 10 - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 27, 2020

Minnesota Twins: Who Steps Up if Buxton and Donaldson can’t go?

As the Minnesota Twins look to the postseason, I take a look at what injuries mean to the lineup and how they can overcome them. In the Wizard of Oz it was the scary “Lions and Tigers and Bears, oh my”!! Friday night turned a bit a scary for the Minnesota Twins as Josh Donaldson […] Minnesota Twins: Who Steps Up if Buxton and Donaldson can’t go? - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 26, 2020

Minnesota Twins: The Rise and Fall of Randy Dobnak

In the first half of 2020, Randy Dobnak looked like an ace for the Minnesota Twins before it all fell apart. What happened to the young Twins arm? Pitcher Randy Dobnak was one of the bright spots for the Minnesota Twins in the first half of the 2020 season. Through his first six starts, Dobnak […] Minnesota Twins: The Rise and Fall of Randy Dobnak - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 25, 2020

Minnesota Twins: Ranking the Eight AL Playoff Contenders

The Minnesota Twins are headed into the final series of the regular season, so it’s time to see where they rank against the seven American League contenders. It’s now late September, and with fall here it’s playoff time in baseball. The Minnesota Twins currently lead the American League Central, but are very close to several […] Minnesota Twins: Ranking the Eight AL Playoff Contenders - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 21, 2020

Minnesota Twins: Projecting a Twins Infield for the Playoffs

With just eight games remaining for the Minnesota Twins, it’s time to look forward to what the Twins’ infield would look like in the playoffs. The Minnesota Twins are marching towards the playoffs, with their spot as a Top 5 seed guaranteed. With that locked in, it’s time to start making some guesses about the […] Minnesota Twins: Projecting a Twins Infield for the Playoffs - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More