Finally, I made the trip.
Cedar Rapids is only an hour away from where my parents live, and I finally got out on the open road to watch the Beloit Snappers play the Cedar Rapids Kernels. The following notes and pictures will not provide any interesting baseball knowledge, but they might inspire others in the Twin Cities to make the trip to Cedar Rapids to see the visiting Snappers play.
All pictures are my own, which is more of a confession of guilt than an attempt at bragging.
Thus far, good things are coming out of New Britain
[Originally published at Twins Fan From Afar]
A few unrelated items this morning. First, if you missed it, yesterday I wrote about Alex Wimmers' first AA Rock Cats start that took place Monday night,
Updated 04-11-2012 at 08:25 AM by Twins Fan From Afar
[Originally posted at my blog, http://twinsfanfromafar.blogspot.com]
I have to admit that I was quite surprised this past week to read that Seth Stohs, Parker Hagerman, John Bonnes and Nick Nelson -- the premier Twins bloggers that provide great Twinscentric content for the Star Tribune, among other publications -- had decided to give up their individual blogs and join forces. As I write that sentence, it almost sounds like something out of a comic book written for Twins geeks! They are now