Category Archives: Twins

Your 2013 Twins Season Preview

So, it’s spring. Yes, I know it could have fooled me, too. You see, I live in the land of 10,000 lakes; in fact, I live hella high up in that land and we still have two feet of snow … Continue reading

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Trading Denard Span Makes Sense, And Here’s Why

Denard Span has been traded to the Washington Nationals for minor league RHP Alex Meyer. Span will be missed, but trading him was a necessary step back to respectability Let me begin this post by saying that I believe Denard … Continue reading

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A pre-draft look at the Twins’ options at #2 overall

Last year’s debacle gongshow of a season is in the books, and now the Twins get to reap their reward for being the second worst team in baseball. Of course, this, by all accounts, is one of the worst drafts … Continue reading

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2012 Minnesota Twins Season Preview

It’s that time of year again. The Wild are pathetic, the Wolves are minus one crucial ACL (ouch… too soon?), Gophers Bball is sweating an NIT berth (probably not), and the only thing we have going for us is a … Continue reading

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The Minnesota Twins Salary Game

*The following article is based strongly on the sabermetric stat: WAR. WAR is short for “Wins above Replacement” and attempts to compute how many wins a given player will provide your team over the course of the season compared a … Continue reading

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The Worst Year in Minnesota Sports… Ever?

We named our blog ‘Land of 10,000 Losses’ to chronicle how difficult it is at times to be a Minnesota sports fan and to make light of the idea that all of our sports teams (ever since the 1991 Twins) have … Continue reading

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Harmon Killebrew 1936-2011

No matter how terrible this year has been for our Minnesota sports teams on the field, court and ice, losing someone like Harmon Killebrew to cancer really puts things in perspective for us fans. It’s easy to laud him for … Continue reading

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