Joe Nathan

San Francisco Giants #74 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 11/22/74
  • Age: 47
  • Height: 6'4"
  • Weight: 230
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Flashback: Game 163

The Blackout Game resonates even today.

Three things we can learn from the Washington Nationals’ trade for Josh Bell


Return for Zimmerman, and of the DH are among the moves the trade portends...

Let’s examine the Dombrowski moves: Detroit edition


He’s been polarizing, but let’s take a deeper look at what he’s done and why he’s done it

This is our year: The best seasons in Twins history


Building a team of the best seasons for the Twinkies

The Minnesota Twins, Lew Ford, and playoff losses


The Minnesota Twins keep losing playoff games. A lot has changed since they last won in 2004, and Twins fans could stand to learn a thing or two from the only player on that team still playing...

Thank you, 2020 Mariners


For everything

A crispy loss or an ugly win: A Twins fan’s guide to beating the Yankees


The question of how to beat the Yankees weighs heavily on the hearts of Twins fans. The hometown team has gone an astounding 48 and 126 against New York including the playoffs since 2000. They are...

Baseball history unpacked, July 31


Cubs, simCubs, and MLB news

Twinkie Town Analytics Fundamentals: The Tyranny of the Save


Part 5: How a bad stat has contributed to bullpen mismanagement and what we should use instead

Today in Blue Jays History: Frank Thomas Hits 500th Home Run


13 Years Ago Today Frank Thomas hit his 500th home run. It was a three run shot, in the first inning, giving us an early lead on the Twins. Carlos Silva gave up a single to Alex Rios, got Howie...

All-Time Twins Tournament Review: That summer seemed to last forever


From 16 teams to one, here’s how it all went down.