Minnesota Twins Daily Dip, December 29th, 2017
Welcome to the December 29th edition of the Daily Dip, your daily piece of news and notes here on Puckett’s Pond, offseason edition. You’ll find the most recent news of the Minnesota Twins organization, stories from around the game, and links to any information you may want to know about the Minnesota Twins or baseball as we work our way through the hot stove season!
Minnesota Twins Organizational Scores
Australian Baseball League Update
The ABL had their first game back from holiday break Thursday that
Dominican Winter League Update
Fernando Rodney‘s team in the Dominican Winter League is in the playoffs, and on Thursday night, he got an inning of relief. He allowed a solo home run in his inning of work along with a walk and a strikeout as his Leones del Escogido defeated Gigantes del Cibao 8-3.
Venezuelan Winter League Update
Thursday saw Willians Astudillo‘s Caribes de Anzoategui squad take on Navegantes del Magallanes. Astudillo played left field and went 3-5 with a double, a home run, 2 runs, and 2 RBI.
Minnesota Twins news and notes
Twins issue statement on Sano allegations
Miguel Sano faces serious allegations of assault from a photographer, and multiple articles have since come out corroborating Sano’s mistreatment of women in the past. He will face the MLB’s investigation procedures and punishments.
What will Twins do at DH in 2018?
MLB.com Twins reporter Rhett Bollinger took questions in his inbox segment, and one of the main ones was what the team will do at the DH position in 2018.
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Notes from around baseball
- Remembering Roberto’s legacy
- Best AL games of 2017
- Best ace performances of the year
- Stanton dominated in 2017
- 2018 debuts to be ready for
- Wainwright goes all-out for daughter’s birthday
- Gift of Chipper ball goes viral
- Fastest baserunning plays of 2017
- How 2016 draft would look today
- Brewers near deal with Logan
- Historic performances from 2017
- Prospects set to break out in 2018
- Low-key free agents still available
One Last Thing
We will begin today with a number of pieces reviewing the best moments of the 2017 season. We want to know your favorite moment from the 2017 season! It could be featured as an article in the next week or so on the site!!