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  1. Did the Phillies Fleece the Twins on the Ben Revere Trade?

    Jun 15, 2013, 1:45 PM EDT

    Ben Revere

    The Phillies gave up two players – an 11-game winner and a prospect – to acquire Ben Revere, a shaky centerfielder with a .304 on-base percentage and zero power. Apparently in Minnesota that’s considered stealing. Tom Powers, columnist for the St. Paul Pioneer Press, admits it’s a tad premature to pass final judgment on the…

  2. Game Chat: The Season Must Go on for Hamels, Phillies in Twin Cities

    Jun 11, 2013, 6:35 PM EDT


    We already posted about the Twins today and how they don’t do anything particularly well – hitting, fielding, pitching, the whole shebang. Of course, the Phillies haven’t exactly been lighting the world on fire themselves in any one of these areas, either, which is why they too find themselves back below .500. Michael Young can…

  3. So What You’re Telling Me Is the Minnesota Twins Don’t Do Anything Well

    Jun 11, 2013, 1:30 PM EDT


    The Twins are a team full of bad hitters who can’t field, and their pitching staff is incapable of picking up the slack, to paraphrase Marc Normandin for Before you can say that sounds familiar, Normandin insists Minnesota is taking that combination to new extremes. On the heels of what could only be described…

  4. Where Are They Now: Vance Worley to the Minors

    May 22, 2013, 6:15 PM EDT


    The Twins are second only to the Houston Astros for the worst team earned run average among starting pitchers in Major League Baseball (5.69), so it’s a sad state of affairs for any hurler who can’t crack that rotation – especially one that began the season as the staff ace. Coming off of an injury-plagued…