Jose Berrios Has Arrived And It’s About Time

Do we dare? Are we allowed? Is it even possible? Guys, I’m buying. Jose Berrios has arrived and he’s here to stay. I’ve been saying for two years now — look back at any of my Twins blogs if you don’t believe me — we needed an ace, and I think now we have one in Berrios, and Ervin Santana has been pitching out of his mind so far this year before today. I didn’t watch either of the Twins games today, but looking at the highlights and the box…

Is Superbad Overrated?

Superbad

Netflix made big waves among 20-somethings this past February when the 2007 movie Superbad was added to its vast list of streaming titles. One of this sites admins, who will remain nameless, was especially excited about this development, and perhaps equally disgusted when I shared my scalding hot take- that Superbad is an overrated movie. I watched it a couple times in high school shortly after it came out, but it’s been close to ten years. As I recall, yes, it had its funny moments. But in my eyes, was…

Five Takeaways from the Minnesota Twins April

  The Record is Not a Fluke The first half of the season has been a pleasant surprise to many Twins fans. After finishing 2016 with the worst record in baseball, the Twins have gotten off to a good start, posting a 12-11 record through the first month of the season. While it might be easy to think this success will be short lived, there are some good indicators that would suggest that the Twins might be able to keep this up. One of the best signs is the Twins…

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Round Two

And then there was one. Unfortunately for Schev and Koop, it’s the one who likely cares the least, but yet Philly couldn’t get over the hump in the deep dark Metro, and the Wild lost to Coach Yeo (which I still contend isn’t a huge deal) and the Blues. And here I am with my Blueshirts. The Rangers. The pride and joy of my NHL season. After seeing what they did against the best goalie in the world and a very good Canadiens team (I still see Shea Weber and Max…