Category Archives: Future Watch

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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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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Shortstop situation looks dire for Twins

I’m sure Alexi Casilla is a nice enough guy, but he sure is terrible as a major league shortstop. The Twins handed Casilla the reins to the starting shortstop gig coming out of Spring Training and he has not shown … Continue reading

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Twins Future Watch – Kyle Gibson

The philosophy of the Twins has always been to take a cautious, safe route with prospects. Outfielder Aaron Hicks, the 14th overall pick by the Twins in the 2008 draft, just finally reached High A Fort Myers after spending two … Continue reading

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