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Inside The Dugout: The Twins Wild Ride

Morneau is a legitimate MVP candidate.

So the Twins are in, and the World Champions are out, thanks to a three-month ride that saw the Twins go from a joke, to the toast of the American League. Here is my take on the Twins, and what impressed me the most this season. Only one game back for the best record in the American League, the Twins sure have surprised people this season.

So the Twins are in the playoffs, and they enter the postseason as the hottest team in baseball. Making a complete turnaround in two to three seasons is hard enough, but when a team does it in a matter of months, it is almost historic. Maybe that is the word to be used to describe this 2006 Minnesota Twins ballclub, who after starting the year so horribly, are now one game away from having the... Recommended Stories

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