Tag Archives: Minnesota Twins

  • The Stat Line of the Night – 6/16/10 – Scott Baker

    The Stat Line of the Night – 6/16/10 – Scott Baker

    The Twins opened Target Field this year after almost 3 decades in that hefty bag known as the Metrodome. I think it’s safe to say that the Twins like their new ballpark. The Twins welcomed the Colorado Rockies to town for some interleague play and the new stadium was packed to capacity. The fans didn’t […]

  • Your Pork Chop On A Stick Is Not Safe Around Yankee Fans

    Your Pork Chop On A Stick Is Not Safe Around Yankee Fans

    After 27 years of calling the Metrodome their home, the Minnesota Twins had undergone a makeover heading into the 2010 MLB season.  Not only do they have themselves a new ballpark, the outdoor confines of the Target Center, but they also have a new ballpark menu. One of the featured new additions to that menu […]

  • Denard Span Hits His Own Mom With A Foul Ball (Video)

    Denard Span Hits His Own Mom With A Foul Ball (Video)

    Being the good son that he is, Denard Span thought it would be a great idea go get his mom some seats next to his team’s dugout for their pre-season game yesterday afternoon against the New York Yankees.  Yes, at that point he was likely on the top of his mother’s “people I love the […]

  • New Twins Commercial Features Joe Mauer in Bubble Wrap (Video)

    New Twins Commercial Features Joe Mauer in Bubble Wrap (Video)

    The Minnesota Twins are finally leaving what is arguably the worst stadium in Major League Baseball, the Metrodome, for a brand new field.  The new state-of-the-art facility will be known as Target Field and will finally allow the Twins to play on a field that doesn’t feel like a giant landfill. To commemorate this new […]

  • Twins Fan Gives Metrodome A Final Farewell

    Twins Fan Gives Metrodome A Final Farewell

    Total Pro sports – When the 2009 MLB season began, we gave you the first ever streaker at the New York Mets’ new Citi Field.  It is only appropriate than now we give you the last ever fan to run onto the field during a Minnesota Twins baseball game at the Metrodome. The Twins played […]

  • Twins Joe Mauer Robbed Of A Fair Ball In The 11th (Video)

    Twins Joe Mauer Robbed Of A Fair Ball In The 11th (Video)

    Total Pro Sports – With all the drama that unfolded as the Twins booked their spot in the 2009 MLB playoffs, many believed they just may be destined to win.  After witnessing blown calls like this, that may not be the case. With the game tied at 3-3 in the top of the 11th inning, […]

  • 2009 MLB Playoff Previews and Predictions

    2009 MLB Playoff Previews and Predictions

    Total Pro Sports – The MLB playoffs are set to begin today and after the outstanding performance put on by the Minnesota Twins and the Detroit Tigers last night during their play-in game, we expect things to only get better from here on out. Here is a look at how we see things shaping up […]

  • Revisiting The Joe Mauer Pitch Tipping

    Revisiting The Joe Mauer Pitch Tipping

    Total Pro Sports – Earlier in the week we posted a video of Joe Mauer tipping pitches to Jason Cubel during game two of a double-header between the Minnesota Twins and the Detroit Tigers.  The video by Tony Faust, a 28-year-old graphic designer who lives in Maple Grove and is a Twins fan, was discovered […]

  • Joe Mauer Will Do Anything To Win, Including Cheating?

    Joe Mauer Will Do Anything To Win, Including Cheating?

    Total Pro Sports – There are not many intriguing playoff races left in the Majors this season.  In fact, most would argue that only one remains and it is between the Detroit Tigers and the Minnesota Twins for top spot in the AL Central.  The two teams met yesterday in a double-header after Monday’s game […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/23/09 – Michael Cuddyer

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/23/09 – Michael Cuddyer

    Total Pro Sports – When you think about the power bats in the Minnesota Twins’ lineup, you will often think of the names Justin Morneau and Joe Mauer.  Yesterday afternoon Michael Cuddyer made a case to have his own name added to that mix, and he only needed one inning to do so. Going into […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/18/09 – Joe Mauer

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/18/09 – Joe Mauer

    Total Pro Sports – The Minnesota Twins are not completely out of playoff contention, sitting only 6.5 games back in the American League Central, but last night they were also playing the role of spoiler against the wild card leading Texas Rangers.  Setting the tone was all-star catcher Joe Mauer as the Rangers’ pitching could […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 07/26/09 – Justin Morneau

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 07/26/09 – Justin Morneau

    Total Pro Sports – Justin Morneau got the Twins’ bats started in the first, and they never looked back from there, beating up on Ervin Sanatana and the Los Angeles Angels bullpen.  When it was all said and done, it was the Twins who would take the important victory by a convincing score of 10-1. […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 07/20/09 – Matt Holliday

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 07/20/09 – Matt Holliday

    Total Pro Sports – Last night’s battle between the Minnesota Twins and the Oakland Athletics provided a few rather strong statlines.  Justin Mourneau went 3 for 5 with 2 home runs and 7 RBIs, but he was outdone by the A’s Matt Holliday, whose terrific night at the plate was the deciding factor in a […]

  • Milton Bradley’s Kindness Results In Terrible Error

    Milton Bradley’s Kindness Results In Terrible Error

    Total Pro Sports – Friday June 12th may go down as Milton Bradley’s worst day of work ever.  When considering the types of days this Chicago Cubs outfielder has had, that can be quite scary.  If he is looking for ways to deal with the expected taunting from fans, he will likely want to avoid […]