Originally published at Twins Fan From Afar
As July comes to a close, the inevitable discussion (at least in Twins Territory) turns to what assets the team could/should part with. This season, as the team slowly but surely heads to a 4th straight 90-loss campaign, names like Kurt Suzuki, Kendrys Morales, Josh Willingham, Kevin Correia and even Brian Dozier have surfaced. But there's another player -- a guy that not as many are discussing, but who has more
Jose Mijares doesn't look much thinner in 2012,
but he has been much more effective.
[Originally published at Twins Fan From Afar]
I was somewhat surprised last winter when the Twins declined to offer portly lefty reliever Jose Mijares a