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Puckett's Pond Nov 17, 2020

Minnesota Twins: 3 Reasons why Byron Buxton should be extended now

The Minnesota Twins have struggled to reach an agreement with Byron Buxton on an extension, but there are three big reasons he needs to be extended ASAP. The Minnesota Twins are coming off another disappointing finish to their season, and the team is looking to shake things up. Trade rumors are swirling, the free agent […] Minnesota Twins: 3 Reasons why Byron Buxton should be extended now - Pucketts Pond - Pucketts Pond - A Minnesota Twins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Twinkie Town Nov 16, 2020
Grading the 2020 Twins: Byron Buxton

Grading the 2020 Twins: Byron Buxton

Keep going up. | Photo by Brace Hemmelgarn/Minnesota Twins/ Here’s to a continued rise and less falling. As we did last offseason, Twinkie Town writers are grading player who appeared in a game for the 2020 Minnesota Twins. (Last year’s grades can be found here, this year’s here.) Players will be graded individually on an A-F scale based on their hitting, fielding, and whatever else the author wants to consider. Today, we have a player whom Twins fans have been waiting to see put a full season together for a long time. On the field, Byron Buxton looks more and more like a star. If...
Twinkie Town Nov 12, 2020
Trading Mitch Garver is probably not a good idea

Trading Mitch Garver is probably not a good idea

Photo by Hannah Foslien/ Even if I suggested it The Twins find themselves in the enviable position of having two good, young, cheap catchers. Last week, in our simulated off season, I traded Mitch Garver for pitching. The Twins have a chance to do the same in real life probably, but I don’t think they will, nor should. The case for trading Garver is pretty simple, really. Ryan Jeffers came up and looked good, Garver struggled, and the Twins have limited assets to acquire more pieces with. Eddie Rosario is likely gone, making both Byron Buxton and Max Kepler more important. The Twins...

Twins Byron Buxton, Kenta Maeda miss out in Gold Glove awards

The Colorado Rockies third baseman won his eighth Gold Glove in a row, the Dodgers outfielder his fifth straight.

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