It's preview week here at NoDak Twins Fan so everyone should get excited!! This means it is the last full week before the regular season begins. The start of real baseball can't get here soon enough.
Throughout the week, I will be making my picks for the National League, the American League, the AL Central, and awards for the Twins. Here is a look at the schedule so make sure to stop in all week to get yourself primed for the season to come.
2013 Preview Week
Here are a few of the offseason stories swirling as the Winter Meetings approach. Get yourself caught up on all the happenings from the rumor mill. Step up to the table because there are plenty of Twins tidbits to go around. Starting the countdown at number 8:
8. Pat Neshek avoids arbitration with Oakland, signs a one-year deal
Neshek has always been a fan favorite in Minnesota and he had a rebirth with the resurgent A's in 2012. He had plenty
Minnesota Twins fans finally have a mildly good reason to push the panic button.
It wasnít that Scott Baker was leaving the team Ė without an option year, his value the year after Tommy John isnít particularly meaningful. It certainly isnít that (gasp) other free agents starting pitchers are signing elsewhere Ė especially when only a handful have changed teams and there are an inordinate number of good starting pitchers on the market. And MOST OF ALL it