Melissa Couto of Canadian Baseball Network penned an article on Twins lefty Andrew Albers.
Just a great article about Albers. He's a smart guy, and he's overcome some things to get the opportunity he got a year ago.
[FONT=Arial]Suddenly things look a bit crowded in Minnesota’s corner, and Albers is well aware of the arms that may be nudging him out of a big-league job next season.[/FONT][FONT=Arial]“It’s going to be awfully tough,” the left-hander said at the annual Baseball Canada banquet in Toronto. “There’s going to be a lot of competition with guys fighting for that last spot in the rotation, but that’s the way it should be.[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial]“It’s one of those things you can’t control so you can’t really worry about it. For me, I’m just worried about getting myself in as good a shape as possible before spring training and competing as well as I can for one of those spots.”[/FONT]