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Aaron Gleeman is the poster boy for Twins Blogging, and sports blogging in general. Unable to find his way into Journalism school, he established his personal blog back when "blog" was a little known term.

He has become one of the most established names in sports blogging and is currently employed by NBC Sports. He still finds time to provide some of the best Twins content around on his site, despite his many other writing gigs.


Latest Content from Aaron Gleeman

Gleeman and The Geek #307: Tuesday Taproom Tour (Northgate)
via Aaron Gleeman April 26, 2017 at 12:08 PM

Recorded live at the first Tuesday Taproom Tour event, hosted by Northgate Brewing. Featuring between-innings banter, trivia, sing-a-longs, and questions from the audience. Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 307 In addition to the direct download link above you can also subscribe to the podcast via iTunes. This week's show is sponsored by Harry's Razors, where […]

Gleeman and The Geek #306: Same Old, Same Old
via Aaron Gleeman April 23, 2017 at 10:20 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode with guest co-host Parker Hageman included returning to KFAN, the Twins looking more and more like the bad team many expected, Byron Buxton's ongoing struggles, swapping Adalberto Mejia for Kennys Vargas, Hunter Greene vs. Brendan McKay for the no. 1 pick, choosing the wrong Korean league […]

Gleeman and The Geek #304: Reunited (And It Feels So Good)
via Aaron Gleeman April 09, 2017 at 09:32 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included the Twins' excellent first week, reuniting at Tin Whiskers, rehashing the decision to carry 13 pitchers, debating the logic and mysticism behind the Twins' batting order, detailing the Baseball Prospectus event at Target Field, wondering about the struggles of Byron Buxton, talking way too much […]

Gleeman and The Geek #303: Final Cuts and Thirteen Pitchers
via Aaron Gleeman April 02, 2017 at 08:32 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode with guest co-host Nick Nelson included the Twins setting their Opening Day roster, keeping 13 pitchers, sending down Byungho Park, Kennys Vargas, and Jose Berrios, the winner of the Adalberto Mejia vs. Tyler Duffey rotation battle, Ricky Nolasco atop the Angels' rotation, Target Field getting rid […]

Gleeman and The Geek #302: Berrios and Chargois Down, ERA Up
via Aaron Gleeman March 26, 2017 at 10:14 AM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode with guest co-hosts Parker Hageman and Dan Anderson included the Twins demoting Jose Berrios and J.T. Chargois to Triple-A, what that means for Tyler Duffey and the Opening Day pitching staff, Byron Buxton's new(ish) hitting approach, Kennys Vargas vs. Byungho Park, announcing the Minnesota Corn Growers […]

Gleeman and The Geek #301: AL Central Over/Under and Taproom Tour
via Aaron Gleeman March 19, 2017 at 10:02 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included making our American League Central (and Twins) over/under bets, announcing the "Tuesday Taproom Tour" events, talking to lawyers about the ins and outs of sports betting, reviewing the Twins' early spring training cuts, and revealing the final keyword for the Minnesota Corn Growers season ticket […]

Gleeman and The Geek #299: AL West Over/Under
via Aaron Gleeman March 05, 2017 at 09:38 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included the Twins' offseason shopping being done, mourning the loss of Alex Kirilloff's 2017 season, placing bets on over/under win totals for American League West teams, and giving away a pair of 20-game Twins season tickets via the Minnesota Corn Growers. Gleeman and The Geek: Episode […]

Gleeman and The Geek #298: Medicinal Mailbag
via Aaron Gleeman February 26, 2017 at 07:44 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included Paul Molitor admitting the Twins botched Jorge Polanco's handling, PECOTA's optimistic view of the Twins' defense, recovery timelines for Phil Hughes, Glen Perkins, and Byung Ho Park, trying to cure hangovers at Fair State Brewing, Twins Daily's fifth anniversary, giving away a pair of 20-game […]

Gleeman and The Geek #297: Prospect Parade
via Aaron Gleeman February 19, 2017 at 10:20 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included Nick Gordon, Tyler Jay, and the rest of the Twins' top 10 prospects for 2017, ranking the Twins' best 25-and-under players, returning to the scene of the Winter Meltdown, revealing the secret word that can win listeners a pair of 20-game Twins season ticket packages […]

Gleeman and The Geek #296: Bullpen Breakdown
via Aaron Gleeman February 12, 2017 at 05:14 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included adding Matt Belisle and Craig Breslow to the Twins' bullpen mix, just how far out of favor Byung Ho Park has fallen, PECOTA actually liking the Twins more than anyone else, devouring multiple courses at Iron Door Pub, the correct pronunciation of Ehire Adrianza, condo […]

Gleeman and The Geek #295: Telephobia
via Aaron Gleeman February 03, 2017 at 06:08 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included Twins' rotation battles, available free agent starters they could still add, recapping the fourth annual Winter Meltdown event, digging into the Dodgers' trade for a second baseman not named Brian Dozier, keeping up to speed on Kurt Suzuki, Joe Nathan, and Adam Walker, announcing our […]

Gleeman and The Geek #294: Winter Meltdown 2017
via Aaron Gleeman January 29, 2017 at 09:08 PM

Live from the "Winter Meltdown" event, with special guests LaTroy Hawkins, Twins director of baseball research Jack Goin, Parker Hageman, Nick Nelson, Seth Stohs, and emcee David Sitrick. Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 294 In addition to the direct download link above you can also subscribe to the podcast via iTunes. This week's blog content […]

Gleeman and The Geek #293: The Hitters
via Aaron Gleeman January 22, 2017 at 10:14 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included projecting the Twins' Opening Day roster from the hitting side, uncertain positions for Jorge Polanco and Miguel Sano, how much faith Kennys Vargas deserves, Adam Walker's latest move, Mike Napoli and the other last-minute free agent options, and nerding out over beer. Gleeman and The […]

Gleeman and The Geek #291: No Dozier and Non-Roster
via Aaron Gleeman January 09, 2017 at 10:02 AM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included the Brian Dozier trade situation dragging on, the Twins' non-roster invites to spring training, MLB draft quizzes and significance, details about the "Winter Meltdown" event, Jose De Leon's standout numbers, and how to behave at a house party. Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 291 In […]

Gleeman and The Geek #290: Final Offers
via Aaron Gleeman January 03, 2017 at 09:38 AM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included the Twins getting "final offers" for Brian Dozier, whether they have free agent pitching plans, waffles vs. pancakes and cake vs. pie, Trevor Plouffe's modest market, Oswaldo Arcia's latest stop, and mailbag questions from listeners. Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 290 In addition to the […]

Gleeman and The Geek #289: Dozier, Santana, and Top Picks
via Aaron Gleeman December 19, 2016 at 09:38 AM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included Brian Dozier trade rumors, the possibility of an Ervin Santana trade, the Twins' payroll limits, our holiday gift-giving tips, the perceived no. 1 overall pick in the MLB draft, touring 612 Brew's new brewing equipment with Robert Kasak, and giving a little info on this […]

Gleeman and The Geek #288: Beach Formal
via Aaron Gleeman December 11, 2016 at 10:38 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included Rule 5 pick Justin Haley, Brian Dozier trade rumors, Terry Ryan's new job, Paul Molitor re-thinking Byron Buxton, face tattoos, Torii Hunter, Michael Cuddyer, and LaTroy Hawkins rejoining the organization, wedding gift rules, Wilson Ramos vs. Jason Castro, and Northgate Brewery's hanging canoe. Gleeman and […]

Gleeman and The Geek #286: The Castro Effect
via Aaron Gleeman November 27, 2016 at 05:20 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included the Twins signing catcher Jason Castro for $24.5 million, how pitch framing helps a pitching staff, where Miguel Sano and Jorge Polanco will play, John Ryan Murphy vs. Mitch Garver for a backup job, Pat Dean going to Korea, Brian Dozier trade rumors, and recapping […]

Gleeman and The Geek #285: The Breakfast Club
via Aaron Gleeman November 20, 2016 at 08:20 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included the Twins parting ways with Trevor Plouffe, whether Hector Santiago might actually stick around, dropping Adam Walker's power, adding six prospects to the 40-man roster, Thanksgiving recipes made easy, Ron Gardenhire's new gig, and paying tribute to friend of the podcast Adam Czech. Gleeman and […]

Gleeman and The Geek #284: Framed
via Aaron Gleeman November 13, 2016 at 10:32 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included rising free agent prices and new revenue streams, the Twins' rumored pursuit of Jason Castro and the catching market, the firing of hitting coach Tom Brunansky, Levine vs. LaVine with Robert Kasak of 612 Brew, the odds of a Brian Dozier trade, buying nostalgia with […]