2:38 PM EST, Fri February 03, 2023
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 16 hours ago

Batting champ Arraez beats Marlins in salary arbitration

AL batting champion Luis Arraez won his arbitration case Thursday and will get a $6.1 million salary from the Miami Marlins, who acquired the All-Star infielder from the Twins last month.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 20 hours ago

Justin Morneau goes from clubhouse to ice house to host fishing tourney on Mille Lacs

Former Twins star Justin Morneau says the event strikes a chord with him because it helps families afford sports for their kids, a situation he experienced growing up.
Twinkie Town Feb 1, 2023
The Case for Miguel Sano

The Case for Miguel Sano

Photo by Brace Hemmelgarn/Minnesota Twins/ Does the big man deserve another chance? Back in November, Zack wrote a piece about El Boqueton’s tenure in Minnesota, claiming the Twins were exiting the Miguel Sano rollercoaster. I, however, have hammered some hot dogs, rolled a few rounds of Skee-Ball, and jumped back in line. I’m ready to continue the adventure! Below, is a deep dive into the archives. Then, a perusal of why he belongs on the roster. *full disclosure: as I write this, I can’t decide if this is satire or if I truly believe Sano can make an impact...

Twins prospects Royce Lewis and Brooks Lee couldn't be happier that Carlos Correa is staying

Carlos Correa, Royce Lewis and Brooks Lee share the same position — for now — but could all start in the infield together in coming years.
Twinkie Town Jan 31, 2023
Twinkie Town Analytics Fundamentals: Running the Bases

Twinkie Town Analytics Fundamentals: Running the Bases

Atlanta Braves David Justice scoring the winning run against the Minnesota Twins in Game 3 of the 1991 World Series. Baserunning played a pivotal role in the closely contested series. | Set Number: X42070 TK3 R4 F30 Part 7: It’s more than stolen bases. (Stealing is often not a great play, anyways.) You can check out all parts of the Twinkie Town Analytics Fundamentals series by clicking the tag at the top of the post. If you have other topics you’d like to be explored in this series, please leave a comment and let me know! Game three of the 1991 World Series was a...