Sinker: Why The Twins Will Stink
The Strib's Howard Sinker does a thought-by-though breakdown of the Twins. He's a little crabby:
Section 219: Breaking down the Twins (because someone asked me to do that) | StarTribune.com
On a yearly basis, many have written about how the promising youngsters in the Royals organization were finally going to end their more than quarter-century of postseason futility. Ever year, in talking about the upcoming season, I've been among those saying the Royals were going nowhere. Dermal (Dee) Brown? Luke Hochevar? Eric Hosmer? It's all well and good to hold out hope that reinforcements will soon turn around the Twins' fortunes. But I'll believe it when I see it. In the meantime, I'll try to use the phrase "Kansas City North" in describing the Twins as infrequently as possible.