1. Stock Up, Stock Down: Minnesota's Top 10 Prospects for Week of June 24

    It has been a while since we checked in on the farm and let me tell you that a lot of things have changed. Not only did the corn shoot up overnight, but so did some of the Minnesota Twins ’ top prospects...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about 1 year ago 2,185 reads 1 comments

  2. Bold 2nd-Half Predictions for Minnesota Twins Position Players

    There are many ways to show your fandom of anything in this world. Quoting a movie word for word, knowing the complete backstories to every character on your favorite TV sitcom or ...

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  3. Breaking Down Minnesota Twins' Odds of Being Traded

    Let’s start off by being brutally honest with ourselves: no Twins ’ pitcher will be traded this year. Think about it...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about 1 year ago 1,968 reads 2 comments

  4. Terrell Owens Comeback: Likes the Minnesota Vikings

    Terrell Eldorado Owens, better known as T.O., likes the Minnesota Vikings , according to his comments from NFL network, and would like to make an NFL comeback with either the Vikings or the Kansas City Chiefs ...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 16,728 reads 73 comments

  5. Power Ranking Minnesota Twins Starting Pitchers

    “See the ball, hit the ball.” It’s a pretty simple concept for the offensive side of the ball. The other side of the ball is all about the art of illusion...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 1,547 reads 5 comments

  6. 5 Reasons to Cheer for the San Antonio Spurs

    The NBA Finals start tonight and 28 fan bases do not have a direct routing interest in the championship series. Let me give you some reasons to cheer for the San Antonio Spurs ...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 4,695 reads 26 comments

  7. Perfect Time for Twins to Step Up, Start Contending Now

    Every year, I make the proclamation that this is the year the Kansas City Royals contend. Every year it turns out the same way. Again the Royals have fallen on hard times, losing 14 out of their last 17 ballgames...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 812 reads 2 comments

  8. Stock Up, Stock Down: Minnesota's Top 10 Prospects for Week of May 27

    It is time once again for your farm stock report. Corn is up today… oh, wrong farm. Corn is actually up today if you were wondering. Growing up in the farm country of Minnesota obviously had no effect on me whatsoever...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 3,144 reads 1 comments

  9. The Biggest Draft Busts in Twins History

    Buster Posey, Buster Olney and Buster Bluth from Arrested Development are all pretty successful Busters. Even Buster Brown, both the comic strip and the musician varieties, are on the list of top Busters...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 1,139 reads 0 comments

  10. Twins Twitter Travesty: Don't Brag When You're on a Slide

    I like analogies. I think everybody does. This Minnesota Twins team doesn ’t really have any good analogous situations to compare itself to...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 958 reads 5 comments

  11. Twins Notes: Thielbar Call-Up, Deduno's Friday Starter, Plouffe Hurt

    So, if you haven’t been paying attention to the Minnesota Twins over the past handful of days, I, frankly, envy you. It has been a rough patch, to say the least, for the Minnesota boys of summer...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 1,025 reads 6 comments

  12. Why the Minnesota Twins Are Better Than Their Record

    The Minnesota Twins are currently over .500 and it’s May. I haven’t been able to say that for a while. It seems like forever since the Twins have been over ...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 1,994 reads 10 comments

  13. 2013 B1G/ACC Challenge Matchups Revealed

    Are you ready for some college basketball? Yes, the champion of the NCAA was just crowned a month ago, but it’s never too early to look ahead to the upcoming season...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 3,001 reads 16 comments

  14. Minnesota Twins Prospects Who Have the Highest Ceiling

    Recently I have been writing a lot about the Minnesota Twins ' prospects and how promising the future looks for the organization, but now it’s time to get down to brass tacks: ...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 3,314 reads 3 comments

  15. Minnesota Twins Top 10 Prospects' April Report Cards

    If you were to tell me at the beginning of the season that the Minnesota Twins would enter into May around .500 (now at .500 after be victorious against the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday afternoon), I definitely would have taken it...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 5,221 reads 0 comments

  16. Stock Up, Stock Down: Minnesota Twins' Top 10 Prospects for Week of April 15

    Wouldn’t it be great to talk about the week that was for the Minnesota Twins ? I know I would love to, but we’d only have four games to talk about...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 237 reads 0 comments

  17. Twins Minor Leaguers Who Will See Time in the Majors in 2013

    This article has in the title “Who Will See Time in the Majors in 2013”, but right now a lot of fans are just wishing we’d just see any baseball being played at Target Field...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 2,680 reads 1 comments

  18. Minnesota Twins Most Overrated and Underrated Player

    After Monday’s 3-1 loss to the Kansas City Royals , the Minnesota Twins sit just a half game behind the division-leading Chicago White Sox ...

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  19. Rick Adelman's 1,000 Victory Should Be a Big Deal

    Saturday night the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Detroit Pistons 107-101, but the outcome of a game between two teams who have a combined 54 wins was not the main story...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 714 reads 1 comments

  20. Comparing Aaron Hicks to Top Rookie Center Fielders in Twins History

    Zero for seven. Thankfully, that is not how the Minnesota Twins will open up the season thanks to a two-run walk-off double by Eduardo Escobar on Wednesday afternoon...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 1,762 reads 1 comments

  21. Reports: Richard Pitino in as New Golden Gopher Head Coach

    Minnesota Golden Gopher basketball fans wanted a big name and they got one. Pitino. Richard Pitino. According to USA Today, the University of Minnesota has reached an agreement ...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 2,934 reads 3 comments

  22. Four Positives, One Big Negative from the Minnesota Twins' Season Opener

    The Twins can’t sell beer at Target Field anymore this season. Why? Because they lost the opener! That joke is admittedly juvenile, but what the heck. In April you can joke a little bit about a 4-2 loss...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 1,176 reads 0 comments

  23. Fred Hoiberg Signs 10 Year Extension, Stays at Iowa State

    The Mayor is staying home. ESPN's Andy Katz is reporting that Fred Hoiberg has signed a ten-year, $20 million contract to stay on as the Iowa State Head coach through the 2022-23 season...

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  24. Shaka Smart Staying on as VCU Rams Head Coach

    Shaka is staying at VCU . I’m sorry Minnesota Golden Gopher basketball fans, but ESPN's Andy Katz is reporting that Shaka Smart is staying on as the head coach of Virginia Commonwealth...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 517 reads 1 comments

  25. Breaking Down the Minnesota Twins Opening Day Roster

    Only a couple days left of praying to the baseball gods that Target Field isn’t in the middle of a blizzard on Monday afternoon, Twins fans! Monday the Twins open up the ...

    Collin Kottke Written by Collin Kottke about over 1 year ago 2,610 reads 4 comments