1. Twins Notes: Ortiz pitches beauty to top Yankees

    Last year Ramon Ortiz was 11-16 with a 5.47 ERA. When Ortiz was picked up by the Minnesota Twins a lot of us Twins bloggers scratched our heads in disbelief. Ortiz had a good spring with a very low 3...

    Marty Andrade Written by Marty Andrade about over 7 years ago 141 reads 0 comments

  2. Twins Notes: Yankees Crush Bonser

    The big lesson to be learned form this game is that the Yankees are a really good team. Boof Bonser wasn't that bad and against average major league teams he might have escaped without giving up too many runs...

    Marty Andrade Written by Marty Andrade about over 7 years ago 364 reads 1 comments

  3. Twins Notes: Yankees crush Ponson

    Sidney Ponson gave up 10 hits and 8 runs in 5 2/3 innings. It's no surprise to anyone who has even glanced at the back of Ponson's baseball card that Ponson is struggling to keep a job in the Majors...

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  4. Twins Crystal Ball: What to Watch in Minnesota

    It's a week into the MLB season, and there are probably over a dozen Twins topics that warrant discussion. Johan Santana is having his best April ever. Justin Morneau has two homers and a ...

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  5. Twins Notes: Morneau Home Run Carries Twins

    Johan Santana allowed no runs in 7 innings of work in his second start of the season. Santana normally is a slow starter in April so his strong start this year might signify his best season yet...

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  6. Masters Notes: Augusta National takes no Prisoners

    The best golfers in the world are all being humbled once again by a tough course in the second round of the Master's. It proves the old adage that in golf only the golf course can really win...

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  7. Masters Notes: Tiger Woods struggles in tough conditions

    The Masters saw first round play today in the four round tournament to begin the Majors season in golf. Augusta National played completely unlike it has in decades...

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  8. Twins Notes: Orioles Fall Easily

    Twins win again and sweep the Orioles in a 3 game series. The Twins have the day off tomorrow before heading to Chicago...

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  9. Twins Notes: Playing Hardball

    Last night we saw the Twins win playing hardball, slugging their way to a 7-4 victory. Tonight we learned the Twins could win playing small ball. Boof Bonser, #2 in the rotation for the Twins looked good with 6 solid IP and 2ER...

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  10. Twins Season Opener Notes

    Justin Morneau looked good by hitting the ball hard but had some problems on the base paths (not his fault). There are some questions I have with Scott Ullger, the Twins 3rd base coach...

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  11. Hoping for Health in Minnesota: 2007 Twins Preview

    In theory, Minnesota Twins fans have a lot to look forward to this season. The Twins are the defending Central Division champions. The Twins have a batting champion in Joe Mauer...

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  12. Steroids and the Hall of Fame: Say It Ain't So...Yet

    The Baseball Hall of Fame is set to announce its next class of inductees in the coming week. With the inclusion of Mark McGwire on the ballot, 2007 marks the first year in which the Baseball ...

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  13. Tigers Have the Advantage in the Series

    There should be a bigger award to give to Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland. Manager of the Year isn't enough of an honor. President Bush should bestow upon him a congressional gold medal or something...

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  14. October Dreamin': AL Predictions

    After a surprising loss in the last game of the season, Jim Leyland's Cinderella Tigers watched the Minnesota Twins run off with their glass slippers...and the AL Central Division title...

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  15. These Twins Have a Few Stories to Tell

    On Monday night, the Minnesota Twins secured their 4th playoff appearance in five years and their fifth consecutive winning season under manager Ron Gardenhire...

    Marty Andrade Written by Marty Andrade about almost 8 years ago 286 reads 1 comments