2014 over/unders: Minnesota Twins

What's the wager on Brian Dozier's HR+SB this season?
What's the wager on Brian Dozier's HR+SB this season? (USATSI)

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Time for another round of team over/unders. What's this, you ask? Here's the explanation:

As part of our preview of the 2014 season to come, let's roll out a few "over/unders" for each team. That is, we'll assign a number to some different categories that, in their own way, will predict one facet of the season ahead. In turn, you, the loyal commenter, will let us know whether you take the "over" or "under" for each category. Stated another way, will the actual figure be higher or lower than the one we've presented? Remember, we're talking 2014 season and 2014 season only.

Today's installment brings us to the Minnesota Twins, who made the playoffs six times from 2002-10, but haven't won more than 66 games since.


Wins: 70.5

Place in the AL Central: 4.5

Teams in the AL with a worse record: 1.5

Joe Mauer's batting average: .323

Joe Mauer's home runs: 13.5

Brian Dozier's home runs and stolen bases combined: 28.5

Phil Hughes' and Ricky Nolasco's combined win total: 19.5

Number of All-Stars: 1.5

CBS Sports Writer

Matt Snyder has been a baseball writer with CBS Sports since 2011. A member of the BBWAA, he's now covered the last five World Series beginning with the epic 2011 Fall Classic. The former Indiana University... Full Bio

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