With the majority of the 2012 season in the books, the sub-.500 Minnesota Twins need to start thinking about improving their weaknesses.
Traditionally, the Twins were known for top-rate defense, quality pitching and small-ball hitting tactics. This formula helped the Twins win six American League Central Division Championships from 2002 to 2010.
Since the departure witnessed in the injury-plagued, fundamentally-inept 2011 season, the Twins of 2012 have steered the franchise back to the old way of doing things. However, the recovery from the sickness of 2011 is not completely over. The Twins have several areas that they must improve in order to even reach .500 in 2013.
The following article theorizes several key areas that the Minnesota Twins must improve for next season.