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Article: Does the Logan Morrison Signing Make Sense for t...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:23 PM
There are still a number of the top free agents still looking for work, and even after a busy offseason it appears the Twins are still sh...

Article: Twins To Sign DH Logan Morrison

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:20 PM
According to Jon Morosi, the Twins have an agreement with DH/1B Logan Morrison. In 2017, he had a career year in which he hit 38 home run...

Twins on target to top Senators (or already have)

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:18 PM
I still think of the Twins as being the lesser part of the long history of the Washington-Minnesota franchise.   Not so. The franchi...

Position player roster looking clearer. Lineups?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:18 PM
Lineups. What you think the team will do and what you would like to see them do (most of us dream on moving Dozier from leadoff) while ke...

Article: Examining Logan Morrison’s Breakout 2017 Season

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 07:14 PM
Throughout this offseason, there have been rumors of the Twins searching for a veteran bat. The free agent market has been slow this year...

SD Buhr/Jim Crikket


Mitch Garver & Zack Granite back in CR for Winter Caravan

Posted by SD Buhr , 18 January 2018 · 549 views

Community Blog Post
Wednesday night, the Cedar Rapids Kernels and their Major League partner, the Minnesota Twins, combined to put on a terrific program for eastern Iowa baseball fans as the Twins once again included a stop in Cedar Rapids for their annual Winter Caravan in conjunction with the Kernels' annual Hot Stove Banquet.


Vikings Embark on Redemption Tour

Posted by SD Buhr , 06 January 2018 · 406 views

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It all begins today with the National Football League's Wildcard games.

This is the year that the Minnesota Vikings exorcize their demons one week at a time.
I'm calling it right now. The Vikes are going to erase the memory of past failures every time they take the field i...


Ridiculously Premature Enthusiasm for Kernels' 2018

Posted by SD Buhr , 01 January 2018 · 1,217 views

Community Blog Post
It's too early for this.

It's too early to be looking at which of the hundreds of minor leaguers currently a part of the Minnesota Twins organization might take the field at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Cedar Rapids this summer.
Tommy Watkins is moving up to AA Chatt...


Thank You, Betsy

Posted by SD Buhr , 30 December 2017 · 1,021 views

Community Blog Post
If you're a Minnesota Twins fan, you're probably already well aware of the allegations that independent photographer Betsy Bissen went public via Twitter a couple days ago with her #MeToo experience involving Twins star Miguel Sano. I won't go into all the details but you can easily find them with a quick browser search.

(This article was originally post...


Sorting Through the BS

Posted by SD Buhr , 27 November 2017 · 862 views

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A whole LOT of sports stuff has been going on over the past week or so.

Whether you're a Twins fan, a Vikings fan, a college football fan or a fan of one a team in one of those sports leagues
I don't really give a crap about like the NBA and NHL, there's been so much stuff happening, that you could spend almost all day reading stories on every major spor...


Post Hoc, Ergo Propter Hoc

Posted by SD Buhr , 31 August 2017 · 1,076 views

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Post Hoc, Ergo Propter Hoc.

What, you didn't take Latin in school? That's no excuse for not knowing the English translation of that phrase. After all, it played a pivotal role in an episode of the Aaron Sorkin political drama, "The West Wing," only a couple of decades ago.



Kernels Hitting a Stride

Posted by SD Buhr , 23 April 2017 · 982 views

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Heading into their four-game series with Midwest League Western Division leaders Kane County on Thursday, the Cedar Rapids Kernels were one game under .500, trailed the Cougars by two games in the standings and were tied for second place in their division.

(This article was originally posted at Knuckleballsblog.com )

After trouncing Kane County 11-2 i...


Kernels Expect a Fun Season

Posted by SD Buhr , 05 April 2017 · 1,000 views

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There were differing opinions concerning who won the dance contest held in the Kernels' clubhouse prior to "Meet the Kernels Night" in Cedar Rapids on Tuesday, but the players and coaches who were brought in to talk to the media were in agreement on one thing. They all expect the 2017 Kernels season to be fun.


Twins Brass Setting Up Molitor to Fail?

Posted by SD Buhr , 02 April 2017 · 1,996 views

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With the 2017 Minnesota Twins season set to open up on Monday, it's finally time to try to predict what this team will do over the next 162 games.

(This article was originally posted at Knuckleballsblog.com )

Looking at the Opening Day roster and comparing it to what we saw a year ago, making a prediction that doesn't have the Twins once again at leas...


Kernels Hot Stove/Twins Caravan in Cedar Rapids

Posted by SD Buhr , 26 January 2017 · 1,126 views

Community Blog Post
The Minnesota Twins once again included Cedar Rapids, the home of their Class A affiliate Kernels, in their Twins Winter Caravan tour and last night's event was entertaining and about as enjoyable as any such event put on by a 100+ loss big league organization could be.