When Joe Mauer finally announced in the off-season that he would no longer be manning the plate for the Minnesota Twins, fans and pundits alike who had been clamoring for such a move felt a sense of vindication. But then the next cleat dropped: Who the hell was going to catch? Mauer's natural athle ... More >>
Photo by Andrea SwenssonWith the first month of the Twins season completed, Minnesota baseball fans may have noticed something a little different about this year's home games: The music. That's because longtime music director Kevin Dutcher, who was with the team from 2000 up until last year's ina ... More >>
Were the Twins just an arm away from beating the Yanks?
Game 1 impressions and Game 2 Preview.
Time for The Franchise to open the store.
Can the Twins erase their recent history against the Evil Empire?
Flexible game. Iron philosophy.
It was a season of surprises in 2009
If only the reliever had more opportunity to hold leads . . .
The shortstop with the Poli Sci degree now eschews rhetoric for result.
In the words of Shelly 'The Machine' Levene: "A child would know it."
Only seven games, you tell yourself. Only seven games, and they're 4-3, still a winning record, bunched together in the middle of the Central Division, which means nothing so damned early. After all, it's April, and the season's long. You watch as the Yankees, the New York Yankees, who we fought ... More >>