6:42 AM EST, Fri December 19, 2014

Twins: Paul Molitor has no issue with Joe Mauer's leadership

SAN DIEGO -- Joe Mauer's quiet personality leads some critics to believe he could do more in the area of clubhouse leadership, but new Twins manager Paul Molitor believes his franchise first baseman goes about things just fine.

Twinsights: "I know he wants to win," Paul Molitor says of Joe Mauer

SAN DIEGO --Joe Mauer’s quiet personality leads some critics to believe he could do more in the area of clubhouse leadership, but new Twins manager Paul Molitor believes his franchise first baseman goes about things just fine. “I think people will always debate: Can you demand a player, because of either compensation or accomplishments, to be somebody that he’s not?” Molitor said Monday afternoon at baseball’s annual Winter Meetings. “I think people watch Joe. They like to watch joe. They see how he prepares. He’s going to be who he is.” It would be a mistake to assume Mauer...
Twinkie Town Nov 28, 2014

Happy Thanksgiving from Tom Hanson

Anoka resident and classic North Metro shit-for-brains Tom Hanson wants to wish you a very happy Thanksgiving. (NOTE: Stu is out of town for the weekend, so he asked Tom Hanson if he could step in.  He already regrets this decision.) Happy Thanksgiving, everybody!  I don't call it Turkey Day, because why should Joe Mauer get his own holiday!  Ha! Anyway, I'm Tom Hanson, in case nobody said nothing.  I've been on Twinkletown before, in case you were wondering: Mauer Shouldn't Of Left The Team Area Clod Wants to Know What You Think of Joe Mauer Now Twins Should Of Moved Mauer, All...
Twinkie Town Nov 27, 2014

Scenes from an Offseason: Thanksgiving with the Twins

Happy Thanksgiving to you, wherever you are, from all of us here at Twinkie Town. SCENE: Just after dark. The exterior of a very nice, large family home, probably in some rich suburb like Edina. Those Edina kids have all the money. Anyway, we zoom in towards a large window as it lightly snows. Inside is a large dining room table, full of traditional Thanksgiving food, surrounded by PAUL MOLITOR, JOE VAVRA, JOE MAUER, GLEN PERKINS, BRIAN DOZIER, and TERRY RYAN. MOLITOR: Well everyone, thanks for coming. It means a lot that we're all here, together. MAUER: Yeah, about that...are you sure my...

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