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Predicting Minnesota Twins Lineup in Three Years

The Minnesota Twins and Brian Dozier agreed on a four-year contract extension earlier this week, locking up one of baseball’s best second baseman for years to come as the team tries to complete a rebuild and return to the top of the American League Central. Dozier has become a clear part of the team’s future with his new contract, which could turn out to be a steal for the team...
Via Baseball Essential
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Would Brian Dozier Have Commanded More in the Free Agency?

The Minnesota Twins have locked up one of the cornerstones of their rebuilding franchise, agreeing to terms with second baseman Brian Dozier on a four-year deal worth $20 million. Dozier was already signed through 2015, but the Twins wisely decided to deal with his contract situation now, before the budding star could test the free agent waters. While this move makes all the sense...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Dozier, Twins Agree to a Safe Contract

On the heels of contract extensions for Christian Yelich and Adam Eaton, Brian Dozier and the Minnesota Twins got in on the action, agreeing to a four-year deal worth $20 million. Brian Dozier is one year further along in his career and one year closer to arbitration than Yelich and Eaton. Looking strictly at the […]
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Twins sign Brian Dozier to four-year extension

The Minnesota Twins have given second baseman Brian Dozier a four-year contract worth $20 million. Dozier will earn $2 million this season, $3 million in 2016 before getting $6 million in 2017 and $9 million in 2018. The deal between the Twins and Dozier does not buy out any of his arbitration years. Dozier, 27, is coming off a fine 2014 season in which he hit .242/.345/.416 with...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Dozier and Twins agree to $20 million, 4-year contract

Second baseman Brian Dozier and the Minnesota Twins have agreed to a $20 million, four-year contract. The deal was announced Tuesday, before the Twins played Toronto at their spring training home in Fort Myers, Florida. Dozier already was under contract for this year at $590,000 in the major leagues and $324,000 in the minors. The new deal calls for $2 million this season, $3 million...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Player Profile #110: Brian Dozier | 2B | MIN

There’s a very good possibility that it never gets any better than 2014 for Brian Dozier, who enjoyed far and away the best season of his career. He’ll be 27 years old when he starts the 2015 season and is still very much in the heart of his prime. Why do I doubt Dozier’s ability to repeat? Too many things went right for him, and finishing with only three fewer runs scored...
Via Baseball Professor
January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Twins fan catches two homers at Home Run Derby (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.A Minnesota Twins fan who attended Monday night's Home Run Derby with his three kids had the good fortune of catching two home run balls from the front row of the second deck at Target Field in Minneapolis.Adam Koering caught a 352-foot homer by Minnesota Twins infielder Brian Dozier and a 354-foot home run from Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam...
Via Holdout Sports
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Twins Brian Dozier Wearing Captain America Batting Gloves For 2014 HR Derby (Photo)

Photo Credit: @bracehemmelgarn/Twitter As Minnesota Twins Brian Dozier prepares for the Home Run Derby, the infielder decided to take some pictures wearing his batting gloves for the night… what else, but Under Armour’s Captain America gloves. Pretty cool!
Via Blog Surface
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brian Dozier solves Rubik's Cube in under two minutes

Your browser does not support iframes.Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier recently proved that he has some brains to go along with his athletic skills as he solved a Rubik's Cube in under 2 minutes.In preparation for the team's upcoming 80s Night on June 5th against Milwaukee, Dozier was given the challenge to solve the classic 80s puzzle in less than 90 seconds. Dozier...
Via Holdout Sports
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Twins ballboy saves fan from scorching line drive with impressive catch (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.A Minnesota Twins ballboy saved a fan from a line drive with an impressive catch in foul territory during Friday night's game at Target Field against Seattle.It happened in the bottom of the third as Twins batter Brian Dozier hit a scorching line drive foul towards the third base stands on a 2-1 pitch. A female fan in the front row seat wasn...
Via Holdout Sports
May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

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