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  1. Gleeman and the Geek, Ep 151: Beating the White Sox & Falling Out Of Trees

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ID:	7910Aaron and John talk about the pleasure of dominating the White Sox, Yohan Pino's impressive debut, Aaron Hicks going back to switch-hitting, Kyle Gibson's good run, Joe Mauer showing signs of life, Oswaldo Arcia swinging "too hard," Tony Gwynn's lasting legacy, and how to have fun and injure yourself at a 25-year reunion. You can listen by downloading us from iTunes, Stitcher or find it at GleemanAndTheGeek.com.
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  2. Jared Burton, the case for dismissal.

    It seems that anytime I start reading a thread about the Twins pitching, somehow I end up ranting about Jared Burton. There also seems to be a never ending stream of Jared Burton supporters. I don't understand this. I've decided to take a look a the numbers, and see what I can find.

    Jared Burton started out the year with a couple of clunkers and ended April with an ERA of 9.00, hitters had a .286/.419/.543 line agaisnt him, good for a wOBA of .317. Ouch! He surrended 3 home runs, and ...
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  3. Chairman Mauer Vanquishes Our Enemies

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    Puckettsburgh, Twins Territory--



    The great and honorable Chairman Joseph Mauer has reclaimed his honorable place as the most powerful and dominant hitter of all Twins Territory. Mauer, the bringer of light, basher of doubles, vanquisher of enemies and foe of all obviously-over-hyped-home-runs-because-come-on-it's-more-impressive-to-just-have-a-high-on-base-percentage-anyway, has reminded all loyal subjects of his greatness through repeated ...
  4. Twins Utility Infielders

    I have been thinking about the job Eduardo Escobar has done this year. He has been cast as a three-position utility guy--someone who could fill in for a while at second, short or third, but someone who couldn't hold down a regular job.Since the Kelly era the Twins have employed at least one guy on the roster who has the ability to play second, short and third. The guys who have come to mind are Al Newman, Denny Hocking, Jeff Reboulet, Nick Punto, Jamie Carroll, and the previously mentioned Eduardo ...
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