Lou Hennessy is a contributing writer, specializing in Minnesota Twins and St. Paul Saints coverage. He's a self-proclaimed "Mauer-llenial" and has worked for the Twins, MLB Advanced Media, and Inside Edge Scouting over the past 10 years. He spends his free time playing baseball, exploring the Twin Cities food scene with his fiance, and quoting classic episodes of The Simpsons.
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The Twins Needed More From Gary Sanchez
By Lou Hennessy - Sep 16, 2022
The Minnesota Twins are still digging their claws onto the edge of the cliff that is the 2022 season. While a postseason appearance isn’t impossible, the probability […]
What Are Reasonable Expectations For Louie Varland?
By Lou Hennessy - Sep 8, 2022
It can be challenging for fans to temper their expectations, especially when their team is toeing the line of another postseason berth. But for Minnesota Twins faithful, […]
The Twins Get To Have Their Cake and Eat It Too With Duran
By Lou Hennessy - Sep 1, 2022
Jhoan Durán has brought the fire that fans have been craving for years, and he just may be having the best season from a Minnesota Twins reliever […]
What if the Twins Had Signed Johnny Cueto Instead of Chris Archer?
By Lou Hennessy - Aug 25, 2022
Some fans may not be in the right headspace to hear it, but Chris Archer has been exactly what the Minnesota Twins envisioned he would be when […]
Catching Up With St. Paul’s Own Louie Varland
By Lou Hennessy - Aug 19, 2022
I guess St. Paul kids are just cut from a different cloth. The same can be said for anyone named Louie. Trust me. So when the Minnesota […]
Michael Fulmer Is the Dessert After A Delicious Trade Deadline
By Lou Hennessy - Aug 4, 2022
The Minnesota Twins went into the trade deadline with prospect capital burning a hole in their pocket and a clear appetite for pitching. While many fans expected […]
The Twins Need To Acquire A Starting Pitcher With Postseason Grit
By Lou Hennessy - Jul 28, 2022
While there are certainly many different routes that the Minnesota Twins can take in their pursuit of making notable additions at the trade deadline, one area is […]
3 Trade Ideas That Can Kill Two Birds With One Stone For the Twins
By Lou Hennessy - Jul 21, 2022
The MLB trade deadline is only a week away, and the tension between many Minnesota Twins fans and the traditionally gun-shy front office is palpable. While this […]
The Twins Need To Use the Trade Deadline To Raise Expectations
By Lou Hennessy - Jul 14, 2022
The first half of the 2022 MLB season is in the rearview mirror. The air is filled with excitement as the Minnesota Twins send two of their […]
Will Josh Winder Wind Up In the Bullpen?
By Lou Hennessy - Jul 7, 2022
The Minnesota Twins could really use some reinforcements in their bullpen. In fact, it’s safe to say they need it if they hope to remain on top […]
Is Sonny Gray the Best Twins Starter Of the Falvey/Levine Era?
By Lou Hennessy - Jul 1, 2022
Even with a few bullpen-induced dark clouds hovering overhead, the forecast has been mostly sunny for the Minnesota Twins this year. Or, should we say mostly Sonny? […]
Re-Examining Luis Arraez’s Place In the Twins’ Core
By Lou Hennessy - Jun 23, 2022
After the trade deadline passed last year, I wrote about your dad’s favorite player on the Minnesota Twins. Of course, I’m talking about Luis Arraez. I examined […]