June 13, 2016

Gleeman and The Geek #256: Pitching injuries, draft picks, and waiver claims

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and the Geek" episode included injuries to Phil Hughes and Trevor May, first-round draft pick Alex Kirilloff, Glen Perkins' setback, J.T. Chargois' short stay, waiver claim Neil Ramirez, Byron Buxton's bad follow-up week, Tommy Milone slicing up Triple-A hitters, and Justin Morneau sleeping with the enemy.

Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 256

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June 6, 2016

Gleeman and The Geek #255: Buxton Mania

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and the Geek" episode included Byron Buxton's red hot return to the majors, Max Kepler subbing for an injured Miguel Sano, how long the Twins can stick with Kevin Jepsen at closer, choosing a Twins rep for the All-Star game, going to Wrigley Field during a long weekend in Chicago, why Brian Dozier is treated so carefully, and what to do with Phil Hughes.

Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 255

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This week's blog content is sponsored by the Minnesota Corn Growers Association and their website MNFarmTeam.com, which is sponsoring "Gleeman and The Geek" all season.

May 27, 2016

Gleeman and The Geek #253: Waiting On Youth

Topics for this midweek "Gleeman and the Geek" episode included pitching coach Neil Allen's arrest and suspension, Byron Buxton's big numbers at Triple-A, how Dick Bremer is like a Chinese food, trying to find an All-Star on the Twins' roster, Ricky Nolasco turning back into a pumpkin, Joe Nathan's comeback with the Cubs, Buddy Boshers' call-up, Jorge Polanco's demotion, and what it means to place Glen Perkins on the 60-day disabled list.

Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 253

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May 23, 2016

Gleeman and The Geek #252: The Robbie Grossman Experience

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and the Geek" episode included Eddie Rosario's demotion and Robbie Grossman's arrival, Jose Berrios' disaster start, Phil Hughes' shoulder problems, Brian Dozier's ongoing struggles, what happens when Eduardo Escobar returns, planning a trip to Chicago, and Terry Ryan's quotes about the sorry state of the team.

Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 252

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This week's blog content is sponsored by the Minnesota Corn Growers Association and their website MNFarmTeam.com, which is sponsoring "Gleeman and The Geek" all season.

May 17, 2016

My debut at Baseball Prospectus: “The Fall of the Ryan Empire”

I've joined Baseball Prospectus as a writer/editor--which has been a dream of mine since I started writing about baseball--and my debut article is about the Twins and "The Fall of the Ryan Empire."

The Fall of the Ryan Empire

On a related note: Thank you to everyone who read and supported my work at NBC Sports for the past decade and thank you in advance to everyone for continuing to read and support my work at Baseball Prospectus now. I'm very excited and we have some big stuff planned.

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