Posts tagged "danny valencia"

Instant Rationalization - Offense begrudgingly gives Peavy the bare minimum run support needed

Instant Rationalization - Offense begrudgingly gives Peavy the bare minimum run support needed
Buried under the larger truth that the Twins pitching staff is the worst in the league, is that Scott Diamond is probably their best starter, and having himself a pretty fine season.  With that in mind, the pitcher’s duel that broke out between Diamond and Jake Peavy Wednesday wasn’t a surprise, even if the name... Read more »

Charlotte Knights get 'revenge' on Twins

Charlotte Knights get 'revenge' on Twins
Last year, I attended the first and third games of last September’s 3-game set with the Minnesota Twins. In other words, I was there when the 2010 White Sox got put in the ground.  They would have been demoralizing losses for the consequences alone, but with the Twins racking up 25 runs against the Sox’... Read more »

White Sox Season Preview 2011 - Know Your AL Central Competition - Minnesota

White Sox Season Preview 2011 - Know Your AL Central Competition - Minnesota
Meet the nicest man in the league and a guy trying to battle back from a terrifying injury. Learn to hate them. // J. Meric, Getty Images Sigh. Here comes Der Twains. Way back in the day (Fall 2001), Bud Selig floated the most unfloatable of ideas.  “The Minnesota Twins and Montreal Expos are sucking,”... Read more »
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