Wes Johnson to Leave the Minnesota Twins

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Wes Johnson is leaving the Minnesota Twins. This is a surprising move, and his final game as the Twins’ pitching coach will be on Thursday against the Cleveland Guardians. Johnson just accepted the pitching coach job with the LSU Tigers. He starts immediately. One of the Better Coaches Johnson is seen as one of the […] READ MORE


The Minnesota Twins Need a Closer

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The Minnesota Twins need a reliable closer. It has to be someone they can count on for 2022. They traded their closer, Taylor Rogers, to the San Diego Padres on April 7th for pitchers Chris Paddack and Emilio Pagán. Now they need to settle on a new closer or try closer-by-committee. Closer by Committee Right […] READ MORE


2022 Minnesota Twins Season Preview

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The Minnesota Twins look ready to get back to contention in 2022. After some significant offseason acquisitions, fans will be prepared to put last season in the rearview mirror. The Twins were 73-89, a disappointing dead last in the AL Central after winning the division title in 2019 and 2020. The Twins enter the 2022 […] READ MORE


Chris Archer Signs With the Minnesota Twins

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Chris Archer has signed with the Minnesota Twins. They have agreed to a one-year deal. The Twins have made several moves since the MLB lockout ended, but were still in need of another starting pitcher. Archer passed his physical and reported to the Twins’ camp on Monday afternoon. The Deal The deal is worth $3.5 million […] READ MORE


Yankees, Twins Make Blockbuster Trade

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The New York Yankees and Minnesota Twins swung an enormous trade Sunday night. New York acquired third baseman Josh Donaldson and shortstop Isiah Kiner-Falefa, along with rookie catcher Ben Rortvedt. Catcher Gary Sanchez and third baseman Gio Urshela are headed to Minnesota. It is the first major offseason move by the Yankees post-lockout. The Yankees […] READ MORE


Blue Jays Acquire Berrios for Prospect Haul

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The Toronto Blue Jays have announced that they have finalized a deal to acquire Jose Berrios from the Minnesota Twins. The Twins will receive Simeon Woods Richardson and Austin Martin in exchange for the right-handed starter. Both prospects are currently playing in double-A. The move comes as the Blue Jays return to play the Kansas […] READ MORE


What Is Wrong With the Minnesota Twins

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What is wrong with the Minnesota Twins? After most baseball authorities picked them to make the playoffs, and make a possible World Series appearance, they have stumbled into last place. The Twins started off the 2021 season in a way that none could have seen coming. Their rotation started strong, then just collapsed. Their bullpen […] READ MORE


What’s In A Count

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With all of this talk about swinging away on a 3-0 count, it seems like a good idea to go over the twelve different possible counts in baseball so as to avoid upsetting Tony La Russa. While La Russa is not the only one who is upset about Yermin Mercedes hitting a home run on […] READ MORE


Jose Berríos Welcomes Changes

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Jose Berríos welcomes his changes, and coming out of Spring Training 2021, the Minnesota Twins are enthusiastic about him and his new approach to pitching. They believe the fine-tuning he made will have a positive influence on his command and velocity. Hard to Figure Out Berríos is a difficult pitcher to figure out! In his […] READ MORE


Previewing the 2021 Minnesota Twins

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Opening Day is nearing and that means it’s time to preview what to expect from everyone’s lovable 2021 Minnesota Twins! The offseason wasn’t especially busy for the Twin Cities franchise, but this is a very good roster that will compete for both the AL Central title and World Series if they can overcome their playoff […] READ MORE