The Minnesota Twins have some great writers covering them. “Linking around Twins Territory” is small a collection in one place for Puckett’s Pond readers.
One of the greatest things about writing about the Minnesota Twins at Puckett’s Pond is that we are no different than most of you reading us. We are fans. And like you, we are reading all the other great content that is being written about our favorite team the Twins.
Below is a collection of some of the most recent pieces being written around Twins Territory. Enjoy!
None of us can get enough Joe Mauer retirement news right? Ok so it may eventually become tiring to celebrate Mauer’s career but for now it is still fun. Here Derek Wetmore wrote down seven thoughts about the press-conference her in which Mauer was surprised with the news that his number 7 would be retired.
Many Twins fans have in a well documented fashion across several social media platforms became frustrated with the Twins not spending money on some free agents. The recent signing of Nelson Cruz certainly has eased that pent up frustration but that doesn’t mean this post by Brandon Warne still isn’t worth a read.
Nick Nelson at Twins Daily has started an intriguing series based on the value of each player in the Twins organization. He is ranking the top 20 valued players based on factors like age, control, cost, etc. It should be an interesting series to follow so check out this first installment of it!
This is already a bit of an outdated ready, but still a very good read by David Hill over at Call to the Pen. Just hours before news started coming down that the Twins would be adding Nelson Cruz he penned this exploring the fit of the veteran DH on the Twins roster. Especially highlighting some of the none statistical benefits of a Cruz signing. Most notably the effect Cruz could have on Miguel Sano and his hopeful rebound.