This also means that the Twins won't be bringing Orlando Cabrera back. Not gonna lie: that makes me a little sad. I liked O-Cab, even though he couldn't really field the position anymore, and he didn't get on base very much, either. I would much rather have Hardy at short, since he's younger and cheaper and better in almost every way, but I feel a little bad that O-Cab (and his family!) will have to find his fifth new home in three seasons. Gosh, what a sucky day for Alexi Casilla, too. His best friend gets traded and now his mentor probably won't be back, either.
I suppose I have to change the name of my blog now. Not looking forward to that, although it is my blog and I can call it whatever I want, so I suppose I don't really have to change the name if I don't want to. I dunno, I'll think about it. In the meantime, a photo retrospective of some of Go-Go's finest moments in a Twins uniform:
and of course,