1. Josh Willingham's Snub Proves How Awful the MLB All-Star Selection Process Is

    The smoke has cleared for the 2012 Major League Baseball All-Star Game, and while workers at Kauffman Stadium are cleaning up "We Hate Cano" and "Billy Butler!" signs at a remarkable rate, there's still something to complain about...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 824 reads 4 comments

  2. Home Run Derby 2012: Why Adding a "Hometown Slugger" Would Be an Overreaction

    If you watched the Home Run Derby last night, you might have sworn you were actually watching a Kansas City Chiefs game with the volume of loud boos directed at American League captain Robinson Cano when he took his turn in the once-prestigious event...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 798 reads 0 comments

  3. Joe Mauer: Why His 2009 MVP Season Remains His Biggest Curse

    Joe Mauer has become the most polarizing figure on the Minnesota Twins . To half of the Twins fan base, Mauer is the greatest catcher of all time that has won three American League ...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 1,713 reads 6 comments

  4. MLB All-Star Game: Remembering the Night Torii Hunter Robbed Barry Bonds

    Ten years ago at the 2002 MLB All-Star Game in Milwaukee , a young center fielder for the Minnesota Twins named Torii Hunter became a household name...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 1,555 reads 3 comments

  5. Ranking the 10 Best Player Acquisitions in Minnesota Sports History

    In the history of Minnesota sports, there are plenty of things to forget. That's why when the Minnesota Wild announced they were signing Zach Parise and Ryan Suter to massive free-agent ...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 306 reads 12 comments

  6. Minnesota Twins Should Be Put on Notice After Minnesota Wild's Spending Spree

    Out of the four major sports in Minnesota, the Minnesota Twins have been the cheapest franchise of them all...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 1,982 reads 14 comments

  7. Chuck Fletcher Completes Rebuilding Project for Minnesota Wild with 2 Signings

    In June 2009, Chuck Fletcher looked over his newly inherited roster as the new general manager for the Minnesota Wild . What he saw was a complete mess that needed an overhaul...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 1,952 reads 6 comments

  8. Minnesota Twins: 5 Reasons Joe Mauer Must Move to First Base

    The Minnesota Twins have had a tough time getting their value out of Joe Mauer and his $23 million salary for the 2012 season...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 326 reads 1 comments

  9. MLB All-Star Game 2012: Predicting the Starting Lineup for the National League

    The National League could be one of the most loaded All-Star teams in recent memory when it rolls into Kansas City for the Major League Baseball All-Star Game on July 10...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 4,711 reads 18 comments

  10. MLB All-Star Game 2012: Predicting the Starting Lineup for the American League

    The time for campaigning has come and gone. On Sunday, fans of Major League Baseball will find out who will represent both the American and National Leagues in the 2012 MLB All-Star Game...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 2,590 reads 8 comments

  11. Comparing Current Minnesota Twins to Characters in 'Little Big League'

    Little Big League may be one of the most underrated baseball movies of all time. With its blend of comic mischief and genuinely funny moments, it's a must-have for any Minnesota Twins fan, as they were the featured team in the 1994 film...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 1,426 reads 2 comments

  12. Nick Blackburn: Why the Twins' Pitcher Should Be Known as the Incredible Hulk

    Evildoers in the American League Central, beware! Though you may have an army of legitimate Major League hitters, the Minnesota Twins have a Hulk...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 1,469 reads 18 comments

  13. NBA Trade Speculation: Is Pau Gasol the Next Move for the Timberwolves?

    On Thursday, the Minnesota Timberwolves traded their first-round draft pick (18th overall) to the Houston Rockets to acquire Chase Budinger and the rights to prospect Lior Eilyahu (via Yahoo Sports)...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 78 reads 54 comments

  14. NBA Free Agency 2012: Is Brandon Roy a Fit with the Minnesota Timberwolves?

    Minnesota Timberwolves fans who wished the Randy Foye-for- Brandon Roy trade never happened may finally get their wish...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 2,409 reads 3 comments

  15. Minnesota Twins: Why Are They Reluctant to Use the Disabled List?

    The Minnesota Twins have had several injuries that have appeared worse than they initially appeared. Well, that is if you believed their training staff which has seen its share of screw-ups in the past couple of years...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 687 reads 1 comments

  16. Glen Perkins: Now Is the Time to Give Him the Keys to Twins' Closer Role

    In spring training, Glen Perkins signed a four-year contract extension worth $11.85 million with the Minnesota Twins . Coming off a stellar season as a setup man (2.48 ERA and 65 strikeouts in 61...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 1,023 reads 11 comments

  17. Josh Hamilton Movie: Sorry Hollywood, but It Already Exists

    On June 22, it was announced that there will be a movie produced based on the rise of Texas Rangers outfielder and Most Valuable Player candidate Josh Hamilton ...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 4,595 reads 6 comments

  18. Francisco Liriano: Does He Have a Future with the Minnesota Twins?

    Watching Francisco Liriano pitch is like a trip to the dentist. While you're almost expecting excruciating pain, sometimes there can be some good news to come out of it...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 886 reads 6 comments

  19. Minnesota Timberwolves: 5 Things That Must Happen This Offseason

    The Minnesota Timberwolves had one of their most successful seasons in recent memory in 2011-12. While the end record of 26-40 didn't reflect it, the Timberwolves were competing for a playoff spot until Ricky Rubio tore his ACL on March 11...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 5,534 reads 45 comments

  20. MLB Trade Rumors: Could a Justin Morneau Deal Happen with the Toronto Blue Jays?

    Minnesota Twins fans, it's time for one of your favorite soap operas that you've been reading on Bleacher Report all season long: Should the Minnesota Twins trade Justin Morneau ...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 5,489 reads 11 comments

  21. Trevor Plouffe: Why the Twins' 3rd Baseman Has Finally Figured It out

    Just when it seemed like the Minnesota Twins were spiraling out of control to a disaster of a season, Trevor Plouffe has come to the rescue. Wait.....

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 2,080 reads 5 comments

  22. Jim Rome, David Stern Interview: Stern's Rant to Rome Embarrassing for NBA

    Let's play a game. In one corner, we'll have a 19-year-old baseball phenom who is tearing his sport to shreds right now. In the other, we'll have a 69-year-old commissioner of one of the most popular sporting leagues in the world...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 6,406 reads 17 comments

  23. MLB All-Star Game 2012: Breaking Down the Minnesota Twins' Representative

    When your favorite team stinks, it leads to a heated discussion over who should be the "best of the worst" and be the representative for the Major League Baseball All-Star Game...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 1,232 reads 13 comments

  24. Minnesota Twins: A Midseason Look at the Top 10 Prospects in the Organization

    The Minnesota Twins need talent in their minor league system. With the major league team struggling to come even close to .500, the Twins need to find a way to have some of the top players in the minor league system live up to their billing...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 4,783 reads 1 comments

  25. Minnesota Vikings: Should the Team Give Chad Ochocinco a Look?

    One of the biggest disappointments in the NFL was the play of Chad Ochocinco . When the disgruntled wide receiver joined forces with arguably the best quarterback in the league, ...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about 2 years ago 4,804 reads 64 comments