Arizona Spending Like A Mid-Market Team

The Arizona Diamondbacks may have the highest team payroll since 2003 after additions of Jason Kubel and Joe Saunders. Fitting, since most deferred player salaries from that era in Diamondbacks history will finally come off the books at the end of 2012.
January 28, 2012

Kubel Eager to Hit at Chase Field

The Arizona Diamondbacks are counting on their new left fielder to hit better playing half of his games at Chase Field, as Jason Kubel's arrival not only steals playing time from Gerardo Parra, one of the best young players in the NL, but it prevents the D-backs from adding veteran depth to their starting rotation.
December 24, 2011

D-backs Add Kubel to Replace Cowgill

The Arizona Diamondbacks knew that they needed to improve their outfield depth after having dealt Collin Cowgill to the Oakland A's. Their selection of Jason Kubel as Cowgill's replacement is a bit of a head-scratcher, however.
December 20, 2011

TCD Series Recap: Twins at Chicago White Sox

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

Pavano Shines In Debut, Twins Roll

Carl Pavano was better than expected on Saturday, working seven scoreless innings, allowing only five hits. The Twins also got a big day from Denard Span, who collected five hits in the victory. Read all about the game and our recaps of the Twins full-season minor league affiliates.
August 8, 2009

Twins Inside Pitch: Cuddyer Returns

In this edition of Twins Inside Pitch, Michael Cuddyer returns to the lineup, Justin Morneau hits a walk-off against Chicago, Jason Tyner gets rewarded for his solid play, and much more:
May 9, 2007

Twins Inside Pitch: Casilla Promoted

In this edition of Twins Inside Pitch, the Twins get beat badly at the Dome by the Yankees, Rondell White and Jeff Cirillo head to the disabled list, and the Twins purchase the contract of Josh Rabe while promoting Alexi Casilla to the big leagues. All that and more:
April 10, 2007

Twins Look To Repeat In AL Central

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