Forum Friday 3/6/2015
Kiley McDaniel has reported that the Twins have a deal in place with 16 year old Dominican shortstop Wander Javier, ready to sign the youngster when he become eligible on July 2. If true, this would mark the largest international deal signed in Twins history, rivaled only by Miguel Sano’s 2009 signing.
Twins rumored to have $4m deal with Dominican shortstop
Brian Dozier has become quite the hot topic among Twins fans: should he be extended or should the Twins give it more time? No matter on which side of you coin you fall, it appears the Twins are closing in on an extension with the breakout second baseman, per Mike Berardino.
Twins Close to Dozier Extension
Pitch framing statistics are all the rage in MLB right now… But what about the minors? How can good or bad pitch framing alter our perception of pitching prospects?
Pitch Framing in MiLB
Spring training has officially arrived and that means the return of the Twins Daily game thread! Follow the game along with other Twins Daily members and remember, there’s a new game thread for every… game… this… season…
Spring Training: Twins vs. Red Sox
In Vikings News:
Wednesday morning, Vikings fans were surprised to learn that Matt Cassel, the assumed backup quarterback in 2015, had been traded (technically, the trade can’t happen for a few more days) to the Buffalo Bills for a pair of draft picks.
Cassel Traded to the Bills
In Wild News:
Of all the trade deadline deals executed by Fletcher in 2015, the Chris Stewart acquisition was definitely the most controversial among Wild fans. Was a second round pick too much to give up? Cast your vote in the poll and let us know!
Is a 2017 2nd Round Pick too much for Stewart?