Tag Archives: Justin Verlander

This Day in Twins History – April 27

1961 – The expansion Los Angeles Angels play their first home game bowing to the Twins at Wrigley Field in Los Angeles, 4-2. The 74-year old baseball legend Ty Cobb, in his last-ever visit to a ballpark, throws out the … Continue reading

Posted in This Day in Twins History | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on This Day in Twins History – April 27

According to ELIAS – Justin Verlander

Verlander coughs one up You’d think the Tigers were in safe territory with Justin Verlander taking a 3–0 lead to the bottom of the sixth at Minnesota. But the Minnesota Twins rallied for six runs, four were charged to Verlander … Continue reading

Posted in According to Elias | Tagged , | Comments Off on According to ELIAS – Justin Verlander

“Earning” the big bucks?

According to the MLB Salary Rankings the following players earned pocketed the biggest salaries in 2015. Some earned their money and others did not but it is fun to be an arm-chair quarterback and review the results. You can argue that … Continue reading

Posted in It's about the money honey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on “Earning” the big bucks?

According to Elias

  Kurt Suzuki‘s two-out single off Justin Verlander with the bases full in the seventh inning plated a pair of runs, and that was enough for the Twins to sneak off with a 2-1 victory at Detroit on Friday. Verlander’s nine-game winning … Continue reading

Posted in According to Elias, Washington Senators 1901-1960 | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on According to Elias

This, that, and the other thing

When I visited Hammond Stadium on Friday it was position player reporting day but a large contingent of the Twins position players were already on hand and going through some early work on their own. The real work started this … Continue reading

Posted in General Blogging | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

According to Elias

Detroit Tigers hurler Justin Verlander went seven innings and earned the victory in the Tigers’ 4-1 win over the Twins, marking his eighth win in his last eight starts against Minnesota. Verlander is the first pitcher to be credited with … Continue reading

Posted in According to Elias | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on According to Elias

Twins on short end of 4-2 season opener

I did not attend the Twins season opener at Target Field yesterday but I did watch it from the comfort of my home where it was nice and warm and the game came in crystal clear on Fox Sports North … Continue reading

Posted in According to Elias, General Blogging | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Twins Trivia post season award winners

The 2012 baseball season was not a great season for the Minnesota Twins or their fans but there are teams, players and managers that had a great year and one that they will remember for a long time. Now that … Continue reading

Posted in Awards, BBA | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment