ESPN recently released a report reviewing health inspection reports for 111 North American sports venues. The four major Minnesota venues (US Bank Stadium, Target Field, Xcel Energy Center and Target Center) all fared poorly in the report.
The Twins added some first baseman/DH depth by claiming C.J. Cron after he was designated for assistant by the Tampa Bay Rays last week. The 28-year old Cron batted .253 with 30 home runs and 74 RBIs playing first base and designated hitter for the Rays in 2018.
Baldelli played seven injury-plagued seasons in Major League Baseball from 2003-2010, mostly with the Tampa Bay Rays. He served as the minor league coordinator for Tampa Bay in 2018 after three seasons as first base coach for the team.
The Twins closed the season with a 5-4 win over the Chicago White Sox Sunday. Chicago took a 2-0 lead in the 1st inning before Minnesota came back with 3 runs in the 4th inning and 2 more in the 6th. The White Sox scored 2 runs in the 7th inning...