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Patrick Reusse: 2012 Twins have bad vibe of late-90s team

Star Tribune columnist Patrick Reusse once again says what most die-hard Twins fans are thinking: Love the stadium, but the team is a buzzkill.
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Star Tribune columnist Patrick Reusse once again says what most die-hard Twins fans are thinking: Love the stadium, but the team is a buzzkill.

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