"I don't think it's beyond our expectations. We thought this was the team we could be," Plouffe said.
As top prospects trickle in, Twins are in contention, too →
"That's our goal is to win series. Would have liked to get this last one here," Plouffe said. "But we'll take it and see what we can do against the National League."
Twins drop series finale, 6-2 to Mariners →