1. MLB All-Star Game 2012: A Revised National League All-Star Ballot

    Major League Baseball kicked off its annual fan voting campaign in April for the 2012 All-Star Game, to be held in Kansas City on July 10...

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  2. MLB All-Star Game 2012: Latest Predictions for the American League Starters

    The 2012 Major League Baseball All-Star Game is right around the corner, and if you've been to your favorite team's ballpark recently, you've had the friendly ushers ram All-Star ballots down your throat...

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  3. MLB Draft 2012: Is the Twins' Pick of Byron Buxton the End for Aaron Hicks?

    Byron Buxton, the newest member of the Minnesota Twins farm system, is considered to be a five-tool player...

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  4. MLB Draft 2012: 10 Ways to Improve the MLB Draft

    Monday marked the beginning of the 2012 First-Year Player Draft for Major League Baseball. Oh, you didn't hear about it? That's because of the four major sports, the MLB draft operates in complete anonymity...

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  5. MLB Draft 2012: Minnesota Twins Select Byron Buxton Second Overall

    The Minnesota Twins selected Georgia High School outfielder Byron Buxton with the second overall pick in the 2012 MLB Draft Monday night. Buxton, 18, is considered by some ( including MLB...

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  6. MLB Draft 2012: Grading the Last 13 First-Round Picks for the Minnesota Twins

    For years, the Minnesota Twins have thrived off the depth of their minor league system. At no time has this been more the case than in the past decade in which the Twins saw their ...

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  7. MLB Draft 2012: 10 Pitchers the Minnesota Twins Could Target in the Early Rounds

    One of the top priorities for the Minnesota Twins in the 2012 MLB draft should be to attempt to reload what was once a hotbed for quality pitching prospects...

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  8. Johan Santana's No-Hitter Is Another Punch in the Gut for Minnesota Twins

    It's known as the worst trade in the history of the Minnesota Twins . On January 28, 2008 the Twins traded their two-time Cy Young Award winning pitcher, Johan Santana to the ...

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  9. MLB Draft 2012: Why the Minnesota Twins Should Consider Taking Mike Zunino

    When the Minnesota Twins go on the clock with the second pick of the 2012 MLB draft on Monday night, it's expected that they will have a battle between taking either an outfielder or a pitcher such as Mark Appel , Kevin Gausman or Lucas Giolito ...

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  10. MLB Draft 2012: Why the Minnesota Twins Must Select Byron Buxton

    The Minnesota Twins will reach an important step in their rebuilding process when they select second in the 2012 MLB draft on June 4...

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  11. NBA Draft 2012: Why the Charlotte Bobcats Received a Blessing with the 2nd Pick

    On Wednesday night, the ping-pong balls didn't bounce in favor for another team hoping to win 2012 NBA Draft Lottery and earn the first pick in the 2012 NBA Draft...

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  12. 10 Reasons the Minnesota Twins Should Begin Youth Movement

    The Minnesota Twins find themselves at a crossroads. After a decade in which they won the American League Central Championship six times, the Twins are on the verge of having back-to-back abysmal records for the first time in the Ron Gardenhire era...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about over 2 years ago 1,497 reads 31 comments

  13. WWE: Now Is the Time to Turn Dolph Ziggler Loose from Jack Swagger

    On Monday's episode of Raw , Dolph Ziggler and Jack Swagger suffered another loss as a tag team to WWE Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston and R-Truth. At first, it seemed like another moment in which Ziggler was buried by his uncharismatic partner...

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  14. Milwaukee Brewers: Why They Should Return to the Mitt Logo

    There has been a trend in all sports that what was old is now new in terms of a team's appearance. That trend has carried over to baseball, where, in the past year the Toronto ...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about over 2 years ago 2,634 reads 3 comments

  15. Minnesota Twins: 10 Reasons Francisco Liriano Should Be Looked at for Closer

    A couple of months ago, I entertained the possibility of moving Francisco Liriano from the Minnesota Twins starting rotation to the back end of the bullpen...

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  16. WWE: Can Christian Revive the Intercontinental Championship?

    One of the major injustices in the WWE over the past couple of years has been the decline of the Intercontinental Championship...

    Chris Schad Written by Chris Schad about over 2 years ago 5,675 reads 58 comments

  17. MLB: 10 Things We Now Know at the Quarter Mark of the Season

    Over the course of a Major League Baseball season many predictions are spewed out, and only a few of them can be deemed accurate when a team is finally hoisting the World Series championship in October...

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  18. Minnesota Twins: The Terry Ryan Free-Agent Hall of Fame Inducts Jason Marquis

    In Terry Ryan's first stint as general manager of the Minnesota Twins , he made a lot of brilliant moves. However, Ryan's dips into the free-agent market sometimes left more than what was desired...

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  19. Kerry Wood's Lost Career and 10 Signs a Chicago Cubs Curse Does Exist

    The Curse of the Billy Goat may have just claimed another victim. Kerry Wood announced that he would retire from Major League Baseball the morning of May 18 and then made his last appearance against the Chicago White Sox ...

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  20. Minnesota Twins: Can Justin Morneau Hit 25 Bombs in 2012?

    The Minnesota Twins can look at the return of Justin Morneau in two ways. The optimist Twins fan views his return as a jolt to an offense that desperately needs it...

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  21. Updating 5 Contenders Who Will Covet Josh Willingham in a Trade

    The Minnesota Twins are terrible right now. At 8-21, they are the worst team in Major League Baseball with a bullet. When a team does terribly, there is a small cry for teams to trade their best players for big returns...

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  22. Josh Hamilton Hits 4 Home Runs: Why It's a Much Harder Feat Than a Perfect Game

    Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton became the 16th player in Major League Baseball to hit four home runs in a single game on Tuesday night...

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  23. Minnesota Twins: 5 Players That Could Lead a Youth Movement

    In the wake of Jared Weaver's no-hitter against the Minnesota Twins on May 2, it's clear that the Twins need to make a change of some sort. When a team is struggling, the knee-jerk reaction by most fans is to fire the manager...

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  24. Minnesota Twins: Why They've Hit Rock Bottom After Jered Weaver No-Hitter

    Watching the Minnesota Twins the past couple of seasons, there's been one question that Twins fans have been asking themselves repeatedly: "Well, it can't get any worse.....

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  25. MLB All-Star Game 2012: A Very Early National League All-Star Ballot

    Major League Baseball has already started their voting campaign for the 2012 All-Star Game that will take place in Kansas City on July 10. As I mentioned in my American League ballot , I'm not a fan of starting voting that early...

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