Where does Devin Smeltzer rank among possible No. 5 starters for the Twins? | Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports The Twins have plenty of options for the fifth spot in the rotation The Minnesota Twins entered the off season with one overarching goal from a personnel standpoint: improve the starting rotation.
Photo by Brace Hemmelgarn/Minnesota Twins/Getty Images Not due to injury... the right-hander was rejected at customs in Atlanta. There is one Minnesota Twins player that is not currently in camp with the team.
The Minnesota Twins finished their first weekend of spring training. While we need to be careful forming opinions from three spring training games, there were a few things we learned from the first weekend of Twins baseball in Fort Myers.
Baseball is back, baby. Ok, it was back two days ago when the Twins faced the Gophers, but that was kind of a buzzkill. And it was back yesterday, but it was a road game two hours away, and not even the players wanted to travel that far.
Photo by Brace Hemmelgarn/Minnesota Twins/Getty Images Digging deeper into Kenta Maeda’s arsenal and looking at the Twins’ pace of play. Ed note: Welcome John to the front page, as he makes his Twinkie Town debut today.
This week, national media showed Mitch Garver some love. Despite some projections indicating that the Twins catcher is bound to disappoint us this year, Mike Petriello, from MLB.com, wrote this fine piece going the other way.
The Twins have a fairly veteran, proven roster as they head into the 2020 season. However, most seasons someone comes up during the season and unexpectedly contributes important at-bats or innings to the Twins.
He could be a star, for all we know. | Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images Boom, Bust, and a few in between Royce Lewis doubled in the Minnesota Twins’ first spring training at-bat of 2020, a very nice impression for the team’s top overall prospect as he looks to ascend through the minor leagues.
There are only a few certainties in the world: death, taxes, and the Minnesota Twins’ need for Jose Berrios to be pitching at optimal performance come playoff time if they want to compete for the 2020 World Series title.
FORT MYERS - Sunday afternoon’s game is the Twins’ Grapefruit League home opener and is also televised on Fox Sports North. Under managers Ron Gardenhire and Paul Molitor, that often meant a starting lineup loaded with Twins regulars for at least a couple of at-bats.
Gonzalez spent seven seasons at the MLB level with the Astros organization, including 2017, which was the season in which the team was found guilty of employing technologically sophisticated sign-stealing methods.