The Twins are in first place, which is weird but I dont hate it. If you havent been paying much attention to the A.L. Central this season it might surprised you that the Minnesota Twins have been playing good baseball so far in 2017. FanGraphs ranks the Twins offense as 9th best in baseball so far this season, and the team is being led by Miguel Sano in that department.
Ben Goessling ESPN Staff Writer Close Previously covered Vikings for St. Paul Pioneer Press Also covered Minnesota Twins, Minnesota Wild and Washington Nationals Twin Cities native and University of Minnesota graduate Follow on Twitter EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- As Mike Zimmer posed for pictures arm-in-arm with two of his three kids on Saturday -- his son Adam, who coaches the Minnesota Vikings' linebackers, and his daughter Corri, who runs the Mike Zimmer Foundation -- there was another person who seemed almost close enough to touch. Vikki Zimmer is never far from her family's minds. She was there when the Zimmers decided to make Mike's first football camp in Minnesota free for 350 kids. She was
MINNEAPOLIS -- Adalberto Mejia made the most of his brief stint back in the majors with the Minnesota Twins by getting his first big-league win. Robbie Grossman, Max Kepler and Chris Gimenez all homered to help Mejia and the Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 8-4 in the second game Sunday to salvage a split of a doubleheader. Mejia (1-1) was the Twins' 26th active player for the second game and allowed three runs in seven innings, on two home runs by Salvador Perez - who also went deep in the first game. Mejia's reward for his first win? A trip back to Triple-A Rochester. "I'm going to go down there and work on the things they told me work on," Mejia said through interpreter Carlos Font. "Then