Dec 12, 2022 • 27M

Twins Given Fifth Pick in MLB's First Draft Lottery: What Does It Mean?

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Brandon Warne
Brandon Warne not only hosts Locked on Twins, but also runs Access Twins -- a Substack newsletter dedicated to independent coverage of the Minnesota Twins. Warne has covered the Twins in some form or fashion for more than a decade in all forms, and is returning to Locked on Twins after a four-year hiatus.
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The Minnesota Twins, in a twist of good fortune, jumped eight spots and secured the fifth overall pick in the 2023 Draft. In MLB's first draft lottery, the Twins received a higher pick than the Oakland Athletics even though the A's won 18 less games in 2022. What does this mean for the Twins and the farm system? Will this impact how the Twins operate with trades this offseason? Let's break it all down!

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