Thursday, November 22, 2018
Authors Posts by Brandon Warne

Brandon Warne

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Warne covers the Minnesota Twins for Zone Coverage and is also the site's senior editor. He hosts the Midwest Swing podcast for the site as well. He and his wife Amanda live in the outer Twin Cities suburbs with their daughter, Harper.

Monitoring the Market — Potential Non-Tenders Who Could Help the Twins

One less obvious avenue to improve a team is to pick up what other clubs don't want. Well, to be a bit clearer, players which...

In a Career Full of Close Calls and Near-Misses, the Selection...

Just two dates appear on Joe Mauer’s career transaction register. June 5, 2001 -- Drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the first round (first...

Midwest Swing: Joe Mauer with Brandon Warne

In today's episode, Zone Coverage Staff Writer Brandon Warne joins Tom Schreier to discuss Minnesota Legend Joe Mauer's career; from rookie to retirement.   From everyone...

These are the Things I Think I Know — Free Agency...

Part of the beauty with the MLB offseason is that it’s a slow-developing process. Maybe that’s the artistic side in me mixed with the...

REPORT: Joe Mauer to Retire

According to LaVelle E. Neal III and Phil Miller of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, Joe Mauer will announce his retirement from baseball after 15 MLB seasons,...

The Buyer’s Guide to the Trade Market — Power Ranking the...

So, trying to figure out offseason trade targets is markedly more difficult than free-agent targets. Free agency is basically just a list, like going to...

The Buyer’s Guide to FA Shopping — Power Ranking the Fits...

The thing about doing offseason blueprints is that it’s kind of like putting together a puzzle. In some ways, it’s also not unlike doing...

Minnesota Twins Offseason Blueprint — Version II

The Minnesota Twins are facing a pivotal offseason. The brain trust of Derek Falvey and Thad Levine have overseen a swinging pendulum so far...

Top 50 MLB Free Agents: Where Will They Sign, Do They...

We’re coming up on the opening of free agency, so what better time to take a look at the top players available, if they’re...

Top 50 MLB Free Agents: Where Will They Sign, Do They...

We’re coming up on the opening of free agency, so what better time to take a look at the top players available, if they’re...