Archive for the 'Twins' Category

It all comes down to this, the final week–and ultimately, the final day–of the season.

A tight race shows no signs of letting up.

A stunning and complex late-season horse race continues.

Was this the best late-season battle in baseball history?

There’s always hope. Well, almost always.

When the mystery man is more famous than the featured player.

The 70s were an interesting time for baseball cards, and for this pitcher in particular.

Which team’s fans have really suffered the most over the years?

Scrapping historical precedent and starting over with the name game.

With the 2016 season now over, it’s time to incorporate the season’s statistics and see what changes are afoot.

We’re running out of new things to learn from available injury data.

Worst-to-first, and it’s counterpart, ain’t as tough as it used to be

How a small-market team fills a position economically — and sometimes very well.

Collecting 2015 wind data for every ballpark.

Many can’t cut it past one season, but the success stories ought to be celebrated.

The longest drought is much longer than you think.

Shining a little light on our first designated hitters.

How a minor league team, its town and its manager form an unusual step in the road to the big leagues.

It’s a grasshopper with a bad back trying to jump out of a paper bag. It’s … unsettling.