I see an unfortunate trend developing - this is another ballgame where the bullpen has been shaky. I hope this isn't a trend, but I'm wondering if their collective overuse is finally taking its toll.
I agree. Too much use for too long. Burnett (in particular), Swarzak, and Perkins all seem to be fraying around the edges. I understand that Gardy wants to protect both Perkins and Burton and this has led to high-leverage innings going to Duensing, Burnett and Swarzak. A more consistent and innings-eating rotation would have benefitted these guys. Maybe, they will get better starting in the last 70 games.
There were four games in the Twins' farm system, and the Twins were able to play a split double header at Target Field in some record cold conditions. More impressive, they were able to win two games...
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Yesterday, 11:13 PM
Winter just does not want to go away. Much of the state of Minnesota woke up to cold and even snow on Wednesday. The weather has been difficult around the country. New Britain was weathered out. The...
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04-16-2014, 10:28 PM