From Devan Fink at FanGraphs on May 28, 2019:
The Twins have done a lot of winning lately.
Entering games on Monday, Minnesota was 36-16. No team in baseball had more wins, and no team in baseball had a better record. They’ve been buoyed by a potent offensive attack, becoming just the second team in baseball history to hit 100 home runs over their first 50 games in a season. Their pitching, too, has been quite good, as one might expect for a team that is already 20 games over .500 this early into the season.
Clearly, the 2019 season is going just about as well as the Twins could have expected. They’ve already built a double-digit lead in the AL Central, and their playoff odds reflect this newfound dominance.
Read the full article here: https://blogs.fangraphs.com/the-twins-are-also-winning-at-the-box-office/
Originally published: May 30, 2019. Last Updated: May 30, 2019.