1. Minnesota Twins: Boys, This Is Where You Find Your Character

    The Twins won't make the playoffs this year. I (and hopefully every other Minnesotan) have come to terms with that...

    Jay Lied Written by Jay Lied about 3 years ago 280 reads 2 comments

  2. Niklas Backstrom: 5 Reasons the Minnesota Wild Should Consider Trading Him

    Since the 2006-07 season, Niklas Backstrom has manned the crease for the Minnesota Wild , stopping puck after puck with a steely-eyed countenance and eerie calmness reminiscent of Anthony Hopkins' portrayals of the notorious Dr...

    Jay Lied Written by Jay Lied about 3 years ago 4,169 reads 11 comments

  3. MLB: Will Adrian Gonzalez Make Good on His Threat and Boycott the All-Star Game?

    Fan voting for the 2011 MLB All-Star Game starters has concluded, and Adrian Gonzalez of the Boston Red Sox is the fans’ pick to start at first base for the American League...

    Jay Lied Written by Jay Lied about 3 years ago 956 reads 6 comments

  4. Minnesota Twins: 5 Trade Ideas To Ignite a Run to the AL Central Title

    The Twins have raised six AL Central championship banners during the Gardenhire era. While each one of those six clubs had a solid nucleus of talent, it is doubtful that they all would have won titles without some shrewd midseason acquisitions...

    Jay Lied Written by Jay Lied about 3 years ago 874 reads 9 comments

  5. Minnesota Twins: A Victory on Harmon Killebrew's Birthday Means a Series Win

    Scott Baker (6-5, 3.15 ERA) provided the home crowd with some afternoon delight at Target Field, striking out nine and out-dueling Dodger starter Rubby De La Rosa (3-3, 4...

    Jay Lied Written by Jay Lied about 3 years ago 210 reads 0 comments

  6. Minnesota Twins: Seven Reasons the AL Central Title and Playoffs Are Possible

    I imagine that many of you did your best Jim Mora, “Playoffs...Playoffs?” after reading the title of this slideshow. You could not be faulted for having that reaction, especially in light of the Twins ' current losing streak...

    Jay Lied Written by Jay Lied about 3 years ago 662 reads 3 comments