April is usually a month where teams try to find their legs. The Twins, however, got out to a sprinting start to the 2010 season, thanks to some great pitching, and timely hitting. Francisco Liriano found his old form, Justin Morneau and Joe Mauer are killing the ball, and the bullpen has been lights out.
May 1, 2010
The Twins took two of three from division rival Chicago this past weekend, thanks to some timely hitting, and some clutch pitching. The Twins got a huge home run from Jason Kubel, a great start from Francisco Liriano, and many other key contributions over the weekend. Here is our series recap.
April 11, 2010
The Minnesota Twins got off to a fast start to the 2010 season this week, taking three of four games from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. After a sub-par effort from starter Scott Baker in game one, the Twins got great starting pitching from Nick Blackburn, Carl Pavano, and Kevin Slowey, and have taken first place in the AL Central going into the season's first weekend.
April 9, 2010
The Minnesota Twins finished out the month of April with an 11-11 record, which is not bad, considering they played the entire month without All-Star Catcher Joe Mauer. The team got great offensive efforts from Justin Morneau, Jason Kubel, Jose Morales, and Denard Span, while Glen Perkins and Kevin Slowey were tough on the mound.
May 2, 2009
The Minnesota Twins open up their 2007 season on Monday night, as they face the Baltimore Orioles at the Metrodome. The starting rotation has plenty of question marks, but their one sure arm, Johan Santana, will get the nod in the opener. Here is a season preview of the 2007 Minnesota Twins.
April 2, 2007