1. Minnesota Twins: Tsuyoshi Nishioka's Departure a Refreshing Example for Others

    The Minnesota Twins announced that they released infielder Tsuyoshi Nishioka on Friday ( via Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com) . That in and of itself doesn't come as a surprise...

    Amanda Lucas Written by Amanda Lucas about 2 years ago 1,549 reads 14 comments

  2. Minnesota Twins: No Guarantees for Scott Baker in Return from Tommy John Surgery

    Tommy John Surgery. I doubt there is a worse phrase to be uttered for a pitcher. TJ surgery was first performed by Dr. Frank Jobe ...

    Amanda Lucas Written by Amanda Lucas about 2 years ago 445 reads 0 comments

  3. Minnesota Twins: Which Pitchers Deserve a Shot at the 2013 Rotation?

    The Minnesota Twins have had many pitchers come through the rotation in 2012. With an ailing and much maligned starting rotation, the Twins had no choice but to bring up some young ...

    Amanda Lucas Written by Amanda Lucas about 2 years ago 857 reads 18 comments

  4. Minnesota Twins: Necessary Changes for Twins' Future Success

    The Minnesota Twins need to make a change going into 2013 and beyond. After a disastrous 2011 and an equally dismal 2012, it is clear that something needs to be done in multiple areas of the team...

    Amanda Lucas Written by Amanda Lucas about 2 years ago 1,575 reads 14 comments

  5. Five Notable Ex-Twins on to Bigger and Better Careers

    Many players have come and gone through the years for the Minnesota Twins . That is the nature of the game. Not every player will stay for their entire career. Some need to move on to bigger and better things...

    Amanda Lucas Written by Amanda Lucas about 2 years ago 456 reads 5 comments

  6. Minnesota Twins: Vow of 'Best Foot Forward' Should Be a Given

    With the 2012 season coming to a close, the Twins are in last place in their division and are finishing up one of the more forgettable seasons in recent history—the second in as many years...

    Amanda Lucas Written by Amanda Lucas about 2 years ago 271 reads 4 comments

  7. Minnesota Twins: What's in the Crystal Ball for Justin Morneau's Future?

    With the 2012 season quickly becoming a replay of the 2011 campaign and the trade deadline past, many fans (including myself) are surprised that the Twins still hold one of the most rumored trade pieces on the team--Justin Morneau...

    Amanda Lucas Written by Amanda Lucas about over 2 years ago 524 reads 0 comments

  8. Minnesota Twins: Should They Keep Tsuyoshi Nishioka or Not?

    "To be or not to be, that is the question." -William Shakespeare's Hamlet "To keep or not to keep" is the question the Twins organization needs to be asking themselves...

    Amanda Lucas Written by Amanda Lucas about over 2 years ago 687 reads 27 comments

  9. Minnesota Twins: Now Is the Time to Trade Francisco Liriano

    Will the real Francisco Liriano please stand up? I would really like to know which version of the starting pitcher the Minnesota Twins are shopping around...

    Amanda Lucas Written by Amanda Lucas about over 2 years ago 1,195 reads 51 comments

  10. Fixing the Twins Rotation: Why Mauer, Morneau, Willingham and Span Aren't Safe

    The Minnesota Twins starting rotation. Did anyone else just cringe? It is hard to think about this merry-go-round, motley crew of a rotation without rolling your eyes, shuddering, and maybe even feeling a little ill...

    Amanda Lucas Written by Amanda Lucas about over 2 years ago 635 reads 5 comments

  11. Minnesota Twins: Midseason Report Card for 2012

    As the Minnesota Twins play their final game before the 2012 All Star game, I thought now would be a good time to look back on the first half of the season and hand out some midseason grades to the players and team...

    Amanda Lucas Written by Amanda Lucas about over 2 years ago 571 reads 28 comments

  12. Future on the Line: Why Twins, Joe Mauer Should Consider Changing Positions

    Joe Mauer has been a fixture in the Minnesota Twins clubhouse for eight years and is the undisputed face of the organization. Many would rate Mauer among names such as Kirby Puckett and Harmon Killebrew for his approachability and star power...

    Amanda Lucas Written by Amanda Lucas about over 2 years ago 1,807 reads 28 comments

  13. Ron Gardenhire: Is It Time for the Minnesota Twins Manager to Move On?

    When any professional sports team begins to do poorly, it is the coach or manager that takes the heat. Now, I do not believe that a manager should be the only one to blame when a ...

    Amanda Lucas Written by Amanda Lucas about over 2 years ago 1,156 reads 57 comments

  14. Minnesota Twins: Top 3 Reasons Why They Should Say Goodbye to Nick Blackburn

    It is no secret that Nick Blackburn and the Minnesota Twins are in the middle of another tough season. If something could go wrong in the course of a game, it has...

    Amanda Lucas Written by Amanda Lucas about over 2 years ago 636 reads 28 comments