Justin Morneau working out with Twins today; playing soon?

[picappgallerysingle id="8843810"]Justin Morneau is going to be working out with the Minnesota Twins today at Target Field. This is big news. Really big. I’m not saying that it means Justin Morneau will be available to play in the Twins’ post […]

Minnesota Twins drop 4 games in a row; pitching disastrous

[picappgallerysingle id="9360284"]This is getting ridiculous. In Detroit, Carl Pavano pitched like a jerk and coughed up a 5-0 lead. Last night against the Kansas City Royals, Kevin Slowey did the same thing and gave up a 3-0 lead. The Twins […]

Which Twins starter gets the axe: Baker or Slowey?

[picappgallerysingle id="8629023"]Minnesota Twins starting pitchers Scott Baker and Kevin Slowey know that one of them is probably on the chopping block and won’t make the 25-man playoff roster. After announcing that Francisco Liriano, Carl Pavano, and Brian Duensing will get […]

Twins swept by Tigers; home field advantage in jeopardy

[picappgallerysingle id="9284870"]I’d like to pretend that this weekend didn’t happen. Why, you ask? Because the Minnesota Twins were fully swept by the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Field. I’m not kidding. Seriously. Swept. Boo. I understand that the Twins are coasting […]

Twins ALDS starter Liriano takes mound tonight vs. Tigers

[picappgallerysingle id="9539962"]Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire announced Wednesday that Francisco Liriano will start the first game of the ALDS – effectively making Liriano the Twins’ number one pitcher. Liriano will also start tonight’s game at Comerica Park against Justin Verlander […]

Minnesota Twins have ten days to rest injured players

[picappgallerysingle id="9775088"]The Minnesota Twins have ten days left to prepare for the playoffs, and they’ll need all ten to rest both healthy and injured starters. The new magic number for the Twins is three: the number of Twins wins and/or […]

Minnesota Twins clinch AL Central division! Hurrah!

  [picappgallerysingle id="9775096"]With a spectacular come-from-behind win last night against the Indians (and a 7-2 loss by the Chicago White Sox to the Athletics), the Minnesota Twins clinched the American League Central division. The Twins are a phenomenal 91-60 on […]

Twins clinch AL Central tonight with win and White Sox loss

[picappgallerysingle id="9775098"]Tonight could be the night: the Minnesota Twins could clinch the American League Central division tonight if they win at home and the Chicago White Sox lose at Oakland. The Twins recently lost to Oakland, so there’s no reason […]

Twins’ catcher Joe Mauer suffers knee injury; out how long?

[picappgallerysingle id="9441798"]It wasn’t bad enough that the Minnesota Twins dropped two out of three to the Oakland Athletics at home, I guess; Twins catcher and all-around stud Joe Mauer suffered a knee injury in the sixth inning. And to make […]

Twins pitcher Scott Baker out of starting rotation for season

[picappgallerysingle id="9459037"]Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Scott Baker is no longer that – a starter – for the remainder of the 2010 season. Baker has some serious tendinitis in his right elbow – that’s his throwing arm. It’s bad enough that […]

Twins sweep White Sox; magic number 8; ½ a game behind Rays

[picappgallerysingle id="9228291"]I can handle being wrong if it means the Minnesota Twins sweep the Chicago White Sox instead of taking just two out of three games in the series. That’s fine with me. That’s the kind of wrong I like […]

White Sox meltdown; Twins 8 games ahead, going for sweep

[picappgallerysingle id="9638132"]There’s really no other way to describe it: the Chicago White Sox are having a meltdown, and now the Minnesota Twins have increased their lead in the AL Central Division to eight games after last night’s 9-3 victory at […]