The Minnesota Twins add some coaches and drop some players. From Surly Darkness Days, Aaron and John review their beers against thrash metal, break down the changes, wonder what the new coaches mean, debate the relative value of Ron Gardenhire, recap their motorcycle adventure, review the players who have been droppped, collect on old debts, speculate on might fill the 40-man roster spots, explain how Aaron is like Bill Smith, wonder if Scott Baker will re-sign and tease the next podcast including an interview with Terry Ryan. Here are:
There was was lot of news this weekend, like...
- With the news that Adam LaRoche is talking to the Nationals, I wondered if the nearly non-existant first base free agent market increases the likelihood of trading Justin Morneau this offseason.
- This weekend marked the 25th reunion of when the Twins Cities completely lost their mind.
- A Twins prospect was injured in the Arizone Fall League and had to be replaced.
- Is playoff baseball just a craps shoot?