1. Aaron Hicks: Predicting the Minnesota Twins Top Prospect's Stats for 2013

    The Minnesota Twins don't have a lot to look forward to in 2013. Their pitching rotation, one of the worst in baseball a year ago, does not seem to have improved...

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  2. Minnesota Twins: 10 Questions for the 2013 MLB Season

    When the first pitch of the Minnesota Twins ' 2013 season is thrown at Target Field on April 1, there will be plenty of questions that need to be answered between now and the end of September...

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  3. Minnesota Twins: Why Twins Fans Should Stop Whining About a Cold Opening Day

    In 2010, the Minnesota Twins introduced Major League Baseball to Target Field . The new stadium replaced the dump that was the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome as the home for the franchise...

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  4. Buster Posey Mega-Deal: How the Catcher's New Contract Impacts Giants' Payroll

    The champagne won't stop flowing in San Francisco as the Giants have locked up Buster Posey to a lucrative contract extension, according to CBSSports .com's Jon Heyman : posey gets $167M over 9 years...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about over 1 year ago 3,257 reads 15 comments

  5. Johan Santana Injury: 3 Trades the Mets Could Explore Right Now

    The New York Mets starting rotation took a significant blow on Thursday when the team announced that Johan Santana has possibly suffered a second tear of the anterior capsule in his left shoulder, according to ESPN New York's Adam Rubin ...

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  6. MLB Preview 2013: Teams Already Hindered by Injury Heading into Opening Day

    When Opening Day starts to appear in baseball fan's sights, it tends to bring plenty of optimism. For fans of many Major League Baseball teams, Opening Day is a time when they can ...

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  7. Kyle Lohse: Why the Brewers' Latest Addition Will Not Be a Suppan-Sized Flop

    After an offseason of negotiations, the Milwaukee Brewers came to terms on a three-year, $33 million contract with Kyle Lohse on Monday, according to numerous reports, including the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel ...

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  8. Minnesota Twins: Why Their Pitching Staff Is Doomed Without Drew Butera

    The Minnesota Twins made a move that will shake the team's foundation to the core Monday morning when LaVelle E. Neal of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reported that they optioned catcher Drew Butera to Triple-A Rochester...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about over 1 year ago 2,261 reads 17 comments

  9. 2013 MLB Predictions: American League West Preview

    The American League West has been one of the most competitive divisions in baseball for years—there are four teams in the division, making the rivalries fierce and providing great baseball when they get together...

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  10. Minnesota Twins Name Aaron Hicks as Starting Center Fielder

    The Minnesota Twins have named prospect Aaron Hicks as their starting center fielder for Opening Day, according to the St. Paul Pioneer Press ' Mike Berardino, who tweeted this Sunday afternoon: Aaron Hicks wins cf job, gardy confirms...

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  11. 2013 MLB Predictions: National League Central Preview

    The National League Central is home to some of the most passionate fans in Major League Baseball, and the action on the diamond does not disappoint...

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  12. Minnesota Twins: 9 Prospects That the Twins Can Build Around

    Since their renaissance in 2001, the Minnesota Twins have relied heavily on their minor league system. 2001 was the year the Twins went from AL Central doormat to perennial contenders...

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  13. 2013 MLB Predictions: National League West Preview

    The National League West is where the giants roam...well, the San Francisco Giants that is. The Giants have won the division two out of the last three seasons. Both of those division championships have lead to the team winning the World Series...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about over 1 year ago 1,257 reads 2 comments

  14. 2013 MLB Predictions: National League East Preview

    The National League East has the chance to become one of the most exciting chases in all of baseball heading into the 2013 Major League Baseball season...

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  15. Ranking the Top 10 Baseball Songs of All Time

    Anybody who is a fan of baseball can tell you that it is a unique sport. As George Carlin pointed out , there are things in baseball that are just bizarre to a point that it makes ...

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  16. Percy Harvin Trade: Why the Minnesota Vikings Can Be Better at WR Without Harvin

    On Monday, the Minnesota Vikings put an end to the Percy Harvin drama by sending the disgruntled receiver (per Jay Glazer of Fox Sports) to the Seattle Seahawks for a first- and seventh-round pick in the upcoming NFL draft...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about over 1 year ago 3,163 reads 12 comments

  17. Mariano Rivera: Where Does Yankee Legend Rank Among MLB's Greatest Closers?

    Roughly a decade ago, there was a pitcher on the Los Angeles Dodgers named Eric Gagne. Gagne built the longest streak in Major League Baseball history by converting 84 straight saves between the 2003 and 2004 seasons...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about over 1 year ago 1,656 reads 4 comments

  18. MLB Spring Training: The Latest Odds for Heated MLB Rotation Battles

    Spring training is a time where fans acquire the optimism needed to accept the fact that a groundhog is not a meteorologist...

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  19. NFL Trade Speculation: Why the 49ers Should Value Harvin Over Revis

    On Wednesday afternoon, one of the most expected moves of the NFL offseason happened when the San Francisco 49ers traded Alex Smith to the Kansas City Chiefs ...

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  20. Star Lotulelei: Will Top NFL Draft Prospect Fall to Minnesota Vikings?

    Star Lotulelei is one of the most recognized names coming into the 2013 NFL draft . With a 6'3", 320-pound frame, the defensive tackle from Utah is known as a mauler inside that ...

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  21. Minnesota Basketball: Will Indiana Win Get Tubby Smith and the Gophers Rolling?

    On Tuesday night, Williams Arena shook like it was 1996. Sure, the NCAA has made the Minnesota Golden Gopher Men's Basketball team vacate that season that ended with a Final Four ...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about over 1 year ago 1,982 reads 4 comments

  22. Minnesota Twins: 10 Twins That Are in Hot Water for 2013

    In the sport of baseball, pressure is a given. Whether it is living up to the reputation built on a previous season, a monster contract or just trying to stay in the major leagues, ...

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  23. Complete Minnesota Twins 2013 Season Preview

    If 2011 was the beginning of a steep fall for the Minnesota Twins , then 2012 can be considered rock bottom...

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  24. Minnesota Basketball: Why the Tubby Smith Era Should Come to an Abrupt End

    Six years ago, Tubby Smith came to the University of Minnesota with a parade that would make Aladdin blush . It was a dream come true for Gopher fans...

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  25. Minnesota Vikings: 10 Reasons Why I Love the Vikings

    Another Valentine's Day has arrived and that means it's time to question the true loves of our lives. People like myself are sitting home alone as we speak, reading this article wondering ...

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