1. For the Minnesota Twins, It’s Beginning To Look a Lot Like…2008

    As Christmas Day nears to only a week away, don’t expect any great new Twins players under Bill Smith’s tree...

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about over 5 years ago 124 reads 0 comments

  2. A Random Review: Twins Winter Meeting Notes

    I apologize in advance for a very disconnected, random post about the rumors and ramblings from Tuesday’s winter meetings. After a crazy 12 hour work day I have caught up on the Twins happening from today but my thoughts are still a bit disheveled..

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about over 5 years ago 367 reads 0 comments

  3. Market Says: Twins Should Trade For Shortstop

    Today was a busy day at the shortstop shop. Free agent Edgar Renteria signed a two year deal worth a suprising $18.5 million with the San Francisco Giants and the St. Louis Cardinals acquired Khalil Greene via trade from the San Diego Padres...

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about over 5 years ago 210 reads 0 comments

  4. Twins Make Offer to Casey Blake

    Joe C. of the Star Tribune reported last night the Twins have made an offer to free agent Casey Blake. Christensen reports that the offer is a two year deal worth $6 million a year with an option for a third year...

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about over 5 years ago 620 reads 5 comments

  5. Dennys Reyes' Future Will Soon Be Clearer

    The Twins have a decision to make today regarding the future status of relief pitcher Dennys Reyes. Monday at 11 PM marks the deadline to offer arbitration to any eligible players...

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about almost 6 years ago 191 reads 2 comments

  6. Minnesota Twins' Black Friday Wishlist

    As opposed to last year on this blog, I decided to take Thanksgiving off and instead celebrate Black Friday! Now, let me assure you I do not celebrate this holiday constructed by consumerist America...

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about almost 6 years ago 567 reads 4 comments

  7. Justin Morneau for MVP?

    We will see today at 2 PM EST. The honor would be a great one for Morneau who would join a small club of multi-MVP winners. However, I'm not feeling too optimistic about Justin's chances...

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  8. Countdown to Target Field

    I was recently away on vacation but when I returned home I had an interesting package in the mail from the Minnesota Twins...

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  9. Twins Suffer Devastating Blow: Neshek Out in 2009

    So usually devastating injuries only happen during the season, right? Not in the middle of November when teams are looking to fill holes, not create them...

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about almost 6 years ago 370 reads 6 comments

  10. Tim Lincecum Gets Two Victories in One Day

    Not only did Tim Lincecum become the 2008 National League Cy Young winner today, but he also won the Cover Award of next year's MLB 2K9! I'm guessing Lincecum is a little more excited ...

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  11. Matt Holliday Traded to the A's

    Breaking news out of Oakland: Sports Illustrated's Jon Heyman reports that the Oakland A's are set to acquire outfielder Matt Holliday from the Colorado Rockies...

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about almost 6 years ago 337 reads 3 comments

  12. My 2008 NL Fantasy Rotation

    In honor of the upcoming National League Cy Young Award I decided to play the role of GM and construct my Fantasy Rotation for the 2008 season. Hopefully this club could beat the Phillies... ROTATIONC...

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about almost 6 years ago 276 reads 6 comments

  13. Joe Mauer Goes Gold

    For the second time this week, I get to congratulate Joe Mauer on this blog. Yesterday, the 25-year-old Minnesota Golden Boy truly won gold...

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  14. Twins Should Consider Signing Furcal

    A week after the World Series is over it seems the list of free agents is nearly complete. There is one that I think the Twins should put a target on: Rafael Furcal...

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about almost 6 years ago 457 reads 2 comments

  15. Congrats Joe

    In honor of the start of awards season tomorrow, I thought we here at Twins MVB were overdue in congratulating Joe Mauer on his second American League Batting Title!With the chaos and ...

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about almost 6 years ago 77 reads 1 comments

  16. In Memory of Roberto Clemente:Retire No.21?

    Americans Have a Choice to Make (and no it's not Obama or McCain) There's a movement going on around this country, but you may have not heard about it as yet...

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about almost 6 years ago 723 reads 2 comments

  17. 2008 Crowns a Champ

    As I watched the Phillies mob Brad Lidge on the mound and celebrate their World Series victory, I couldn't help but think of opening day last April at the Metrodome...

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  18. Elmer Fudd and the Flap Caps

    Has anyone else noticed the new hats with weather flaps sporting the field in this wet and wild World Series? A few nights ago, in Game Four, I noticed Joe Maddon in the dugout and I thought, ...

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about almost 6 years ago 4,700 reads 2 comments

  19. Twins-White Sox: A Blockbuster Event

    If this were a podcast or I could somehow add audio to this blog, the entire post would be read in that movie trailer voice. You know the same guy who does every preview in the theaters...

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  20. Leisure Rules: Minnesota Twins' Day Off

    Bueller...Bueller...Bueller... The Twins' long-awaited day off has finally arrived. After playing 23 games in 23 days (19 of those on the road), the Twins have a day off...

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about almost 6 years ago 408 reads 1 comments

  21. 10 Wins for the rotation

    So the Twins are able to salvage at least one game from the lowly Mariners yesterday in Seattle. I feel generous even using the word salvage as the series can be described by nothing other than a disappointment...

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  22. Where's the Love For Griffey?

    In case any of your baseball fans haven't noticed, Ken Griffey Jr. is approaching a milestone. With his 597th career home run today against the Houston Astros, "the Kid" ...

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about over 6 years ago 377 reads 0 comments

  23. A Closer Look at Carlos Gomez

    I admit my feelings toward Carlos Gomez on this blog have been similar to a seventh grade crush, so I decided to look deeper into the numbers to either justify my infatuation or come to that harsh reality that she doesn't even know who I am...

    John Meyer Written by John Meyer about over 6 years ago 393 reads 2 comments

  24. Twins-Tigers: Frustration in Detroit

    The Twins suffered a tough loss last night falling 11-9 to the Detroit Tigers. Despite having a 5-0 lead in the 6th and a 9-4 lead in the 7th, the Tigers were able to take advantage of a bullpen ...

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