Article: Twins Daily Spring Training: Advanced Scouting
Posted 27 February 2014 - 11:56 PM
"You spend a good piece of your life gripping a baseball and in the end it turns out that it was the other way around all the time." -- Jim Bouton, "Ball Four"
Posted 28 February 2014 - 08:33 AM
Somehow it still seems like there should be someone much taller in gear in that catcher's photo. While I think Mauer's full-time move to first is the right thing, it is going to take some getting used to!
Posted 28 February 2014 - 12:43 PM
Yes, one of the most noticeable things was Mauer's absence. It definitely stood out.
Posted 28 February 2014 - 08:46 PM
On baseball: Thanks for posting this. Antony a couple days ago said something like "some people in the Twins' organization thought that Pinto checked in a few pounds too heavy". Just looking at this, and knowing what Pinto looks like for the last 3-4 STs, I can call major BS...