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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Can the Twins Rely On Jax, Barnes, and Ober In 2022?
By Lou Hennessy - Aug 18, 2021
If there is any silver lining to being sellers at the trade deadline, it’s that the Minnesota Twins have had additional time to hold auditions for key […]
King Kenta’s Return Is Imminent
By Lou Hennessy - Aug 11, 2021
He may not have won the Cy Young Award last year, but Kenta Maeda showed everyone that he has the stuff to be King. Like the rest […]
Does Luis Arraez Fit Into the Twins’ New Core?
By Lou Hennessy - Aug 4, 2021
He’s an on-base machine. He’s one of the best bat-to-ball hitters in the game. He’s a callback to baseball’s slugging stars of yesteryear. He’s your dad’s favorite […]
What Would the Trade Deadline Look Like If the Twins Were Buyers?
By Lou Hennessy - Jul 28, 2021
There’s always something special in the air when the MLB season approaches its trade deadline at the end of July. But in the Twin Cities, the only […]
Bringing Jonathan Schoop Back Could Help Stabilize the Twins
By Lou Hennessy - Jul 21, 2021
Picture this: You wake up on July 21st, and it’s a sunny summer day in the Twin Cities. The birds are chirping, and the bombas are flying. […]
Jose Miranda Is Ready To Take Center Stage
By Lou Hennessy - Jul 15, 2021
Wednesday afternoon was a perfect embodiment of what it’s been like to be a Minnesota Twins fan this year. Massive storm clouds dumped a heap of cold […]
What Can the Twins Learn From the Red Sox As They Approach the Trade Deadline?
By Lou Hennessy - Jul 7, 2021
Gloomy rain clouds weren’t the only thing looming over Target Field on Tuesday night as the Minnesota Twins fell 4-1 to the Chicago White Sox. While the […]
The Twins Should Hold Off on Trading Josh Donaldson
By Lou Hennessy - Jun 30, 2021
In the midst of a blistering drought, Minnesota Twins fans have been clamoring for the Bringer of Rain to live up to his name. When third baseman […]
The Place Beyond the Pine Tar
By Lou Hennessy - Jun 23, 2021
Major League Baseball has gotten itself into quite the sticky situation. On Monday, the league began its increased inspection of pitchers to crackdown on the use of […]
Jorge Polanco Is Minnesota’s Most Intriguing Trade Chip
By Lou Hennessy - Jun 16, 2021
Aside from postseason success, Minnesota Twins’ infielder Jorge Polanco has seen it all in his eight years in the big leagues. Minnesota’s longest-tenured player received a very […]
The Blueprint For the Twins Future Is Coming Together Even If the Wins Aren’t
By Lou Hennessy - Jun 9, 2021
There’s a huge faction of Minnesota sports fans that has an interesting tendency to reach for the eject button when things aren’t going well. In a challenging […]
The Twins’ Bullpen Can Cobble Together Behind Shoemaker
By Lou Hennessy - Jun 2, 2021
When it comes to the Minnesota Twins’ bullpen, it almost feels like manager Rocco Baldelli is a kid wearing a shoe that just can’t seem to stay […]