[Originally posted at my blog, http://twinsfanfromafar.blogspot.com]
I have to admit that I was quite surprised this past week to read that Seth Stohs, Parker Hagerman, John Bonnes and Nick Nelson -- the premier Twins bloggers that provide great Twinscentric content for the Star Tribune, among other publications -- had decided to give up their individual blogs and join forces. As I write that sentence, it almost sounds like something out of a comic book written for Twins geeks! They are now
This is also posted at my blog, http://twinsfanfromafar.blogspot.com
Brian Dozier, Twins' shortstop of the future?
I have advocated in the past my belief that the best place for Tsuyoshi Nishioka to start 2012 would be AA New Britain or
The way it seems right now, even with the optimism that accompanies Spring Training, it's tough to imagine the Twins hoisting the 2012 World Series trophy. In fact, I can't reasonably imagine the Twins having the AL Cy Young award winner on their pitching staff, or the AL MVP in their batting order. But there is one award that this team was built for: The Comeback Player of the Year.
According to the criteria, the award is given to a player judged to have "re-emerged on the baseball field during a given season."