Posts Tagged ‘ Trade ’

Twins Spring Training 2008: Twins vs Red Sox

The sounds of Spring Training once again, from pre-game warm-ups, to player introductions at Hammond Stadium.  I sat next to a dude from the Dominican Republic who was best friends with Manny Ramirez and David Ortiz. This game was also the first time I ever saw Carlos Gomez play in a Twins uniform.  I remember […]

Twins Trade GO GO, for JJ. Not sure I like this

Damn, just when you think the Twins get an excitable player with TONS of potential, and fun to watch, they go and trade him to Milwaukee. Today about an hour ago the Twins traded Carlos Gomez to the Brewers for SS JJ Hardy. The trade seems to be fair, but I really don’t the Twins […]

Crazy Ass Office Talk; People Hoping the Twins Lose out & Trade Morneau?

It never fails. Just when you think you have seen and heard enough stupid in your lifetime, some idiot across my cube at work blurts out to a co-worker: “Oh my, I sure hope the Twins don’t win out this weekend and make the playoffs, wanna know why?” “Why?” “Because then Bill Smith will feel […]

Twins Acquire Orlando Cabrera

From the Star & Tribune: The Twins and A’s have agreed to a deal sending shortstop Orlando Cabrera and cash from Oakland in return for infield prospect Tyler Ladendorf. Landendorf, 21, was a top prospect who hit more than .400 at Rookie League Elizabethton (Tenn.) before being promoted to Class A Beloit, where he’s batting […]

Vikings New QB Rumors

Last year, the Minnesota Vikings nearly swung a deal for Texans backup quarterback Sage Rosenfels. As rumors/reports had it, the Texans wanted a second-round pick, and the Vikes were willing to part only with a third-rounder. This time around, the deal reportedly is close to happening, for a fourth-round selection. The move would likely take […]