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Oct 19, 2018

Minnesota Twins announce 2018 season team awards

The Minnesota Twins have announced who will be receiving team awards such as Player of the Year, Best Pitcher, among other awards on Thursday. The Minnesota Twins announced Thursday the results of the franchise’s season awards as voted on by the Twin Cities chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America. The award winners announced […] Minnesota Twins announce 2018 season team awards - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 17, 2018

Minnesota Twins 2018 positional recap, part 2- First basemen

Next up in this series of recapping the Minnesota Twins’ 2018 season position by position, we take a look at the first basemen. Part 2 in an ongoing series of recapping the Minnesota Twins season by position is here, where we analyze our season at first base. If you missed part one (catchers), I encourage you […] Minnesota Twins 2018 positional recap, part 2- First basemen - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 16, 2018

Minnesota Twins: Is there a role left for Robbie Grossman in 2019?

The Minnesota Twins may not have many tough decisions when it comes to their current arbitration eligible players, but Robbie Grossman may become one. As the Minnesota Twins imploded and had an awful 2018 season based on the expectations we all had for the team. Amidst that implosion, a little something may have flown under the […] Minnesota Twins: Is there a role left for Robbie Grossman in 2019? - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 15, 2018

Minnesota Twins 2018 positional recap, part 1- Catchers

After an underwhelming season, let’s take a look at what went well and what went wrong at each position for the Minnesota Twins, starting with the catchers. By now, we know the story of the 2018 Minnesota Twins season- Full of expectations, full of disappointments. In this new series, we’ll try to figure out exactly […] Minnesota Twins 2018 positional recap, part 1- Catchers - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 13, 2018

Minnesota Twins search for next manager becoming clearer

The Minnesota Twins are on the search for a new leader to serve as manager after firing Paul Molitor and that search seems to be gaining clarity. The Minnesota Twins front office made the move to fire manager Paul Molitor that was in all reality fairly expected. Even though it was expected as Molitor was […] Minnesota Twins search for next manager becoming clearer - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 8, 2018

Evaluating the Minnesota Twins’ success with the opener strategy

Late in the season, the Minnesota Twins tried out a new MLB fad, the opener strategy. Was it successful? Read to find out! Hint- the numbers are staggering. Late in the season, the Minnesota Twins decided to test out one of the rising strategies in the MLB- an opener. In this strategy, an “opener”, typically […] Evaluating the Minnesota Twins’ success with the opener strategy - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 6, 2018

Minnesota Twins: Alex Kirilloff makes jump in latest prospect rankings

Several Minnesota Twins prospects were on the move in MLB.com’s updated end of season prospect rankings. Here are four notable names for Twins fans. The Minnesota Twins on-field product this past season was at best mediocre. With the franchises group of once highly touted prospects such as Byron Buxton, Miguel Sano, and Jose Berrios all […] Minnesota Twins: Alex Kirilloff makes jump in latest prospect rankings - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 3, 2018

Minnesota Twins: Paul Molitor Out as Manager After 4 Seasons

In a surprising move, the Minnesota Twins fired 2017 Manager of the Year Paul Molitor. The Twins went 305-343 under Mollie. The Minnesota Twins are wasting no time rebuilding for 2019. On just the second day of the off season, the Twins surprised everyone by firing manager Paul Molitor. Molly replaced Ron Gardenhire 4 years […] Minnesota Twins: Paul Molitor Out as Manager After 4 Seasons - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 1, 2018

Minnesota Twins: If this is it, Joe Mauer exits the game in best way possible

The Minnesota Twins have wrapped up their season and may have watched the end of an era as Joe Mauer looks ready to retire from baseball. The Minnesota Twins wrapped up their season with a game against the Chicago White Sox on Sunday afternoon. A game that meant nothing when it came to the standings […] Minnesota Twins: If this is it, Joe Mauer exits the game in best way possible - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Oct 1, 2018

Minnesota Twins: Your guide to which former Twins are in line for post-season play

The Minnesota Twins are not in the playoffs, but plenty of former members of the club are. Here is your guide to whose teams are in the playoff race. While the Minnesota Twins are finished for 2018, there are several former Twins that will be appearing in the post-season. Of the ten teams qualifying this […] Minnesota Twins: Your guide to which former Twins are in line for post-season play - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 28, 2018

Minnesota Twins: Jorge Polanco, what could have been and what is to come

A look at Minnesota Twins shortstop Jorge Polanco and what could have been if he wasn’t suspended and what is to come for the infielder. The Minnesota Twins were poised to make a formidable run at the playoffs in 2018. They appeared to have a budding young core of players who had taken significant developmental […] Minnesota Twins: Jorge Polanco, what could have been and what is to come - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sep 24, 2018

Minnesota Twins draft decisions looking good early on under Falvey and Levine

The Minnesota Twins front office of Falvey and Levine made a smart decision early in their tenure with their 2017 No. 1 draft pick choice of Royce Lewis. On November 7, 2016, the Minnesota Twins marked a new era in their franchise by introducing Derek Falvey and Thad Levine as the new heads of the front […] Minnesota Twins draft decisions looking good early on under Falvey and Levine - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More