Rick Aguilera

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2011

    Joe Nathan leaving Twins for Texas

    ​Joe Nathan is officially heading for a warmer climate. Nathan, who turns 37 today, is signing with the Texas Rangers for a two-year, $14.5 million contract with a 2014 option. That brings to an end seven years of Nathan pitching, during which time he set the record for all-time most team saves. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2011

    Twins celebrate '91 World Series with cheatin' bobblehead

    Deadspin​The Minnesota Twins are partying like it's 1991 this weekend, celebrating that year's World Series champions in grand style. Hopefully, it will make fans forget that the current team will probably lose the game that follows. Without question, the acme of this weekend's fun is the Kent Hr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2010

    John Smoltz is old, unsigned, and may be the ideal replacement for Joe Nathan

    Smoltz gave us hell back in 1991. Could he offer the same sizzle for our side 20 years later?

  • Sports

    June 12, 2002

    The Ryan Express

    All hail Twins GM Terry Ryan

  • Sports

    July 7, 1999

    North Star

    Twins rookie Corey Koskie and baseball's Canadian invasion

  • Sports

    April 28, 1999

    Long Strange Trip

    The Twins went on the road and came back, and came back, and came back

  • Sports

    April 14, 1999

    When to Hold 'Em, When to Fold 'Em

    Losing might be as compelling as winning

  • Sports

    July 1, 1998

    No Runs, No Hits, No Interest

    During the first half of the '98 season, Twins hitters have let down their pitchers--and their fans

  • Sports

    May 20, 1998

    Closer but No Cigar

    Aggie, R.D., and memories of the most unenviable job in baseball

  • Sports

    May 6, 1998

    Eight Men In

    A handful of Twins even the most cynical fan could find it in his heart to root for

  • News

    April 2, 1997
  • News

    August 14, 1996


    Twins manager Tom Kelly believes in the simple things: a hard day's work and a steady hand at the wheel.

  • Feature

    March 27, 1996

    Diamond Life

    A talk with Bill James--about records in jeopardy, the new strike zone, and the riddle of Tom Kelly.

  • News

    March 27, 1996

    The Year of Living Dangerously, Part III

    The '96 Twins should win a few, lose (more than) a few, and put up higher scores than the Vikings along the way.

  • News

    March 27, 1996

    No Asterisks, Please

    Handicapping the races in baseball's first full season since 1993.