Aaron Gleeman

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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 #318: Cleveland, Rocked
via Aaron Gleeman June 25, 2017 at 07:02 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included the Twins sweeping the Indians and re-taking first place, the tough upcoming schedule giving little time to celebrate, spending over slot to sign the draft class, getting to know Alan Busenitz and Trevor Hildenberger, the legalities of the Indians' mascot with Bye, Goff, and Rhode, […]

Gleeman and The Geek #317: Swept Away
via Aaron Gleeman June 18, 2017 at 06:56 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included the Indians sweeping the Twins out of first place, recapping the Twins' draft and no. 1 pick Royce Lewis signing for $6.7 million, Byron Buxton's underappreciated defense, in-house options to address the Twins' growing rotation and bullpen problems, Eddie Rosario putting the Zach Granite talk […]

Gleeman and The Geek #316: Draft, DRAFT, DRAFT!
via Aaron Gleeman June 15, 2017 at 09:38 AM

This special midweek "Gleeman and The Geek" episode is all about the Twins' draft, from no. 1 overall pick Royce Lewis and the rest of their new prospects to the outrage-inducing strategy that warrants a deeper examination. Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 316 In addition to the direct download link above you can also subscribe […]

Gleeman and The Geek #315: Greene vs. McKay vs. Wright
via Aaron Gleeman June 11, 2017 at 07:26 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included the Twins trying to decide on Hunter Greene, Brendan McKay, or Kyle Wright for the no. 1 pick, Nik Turley's debut, Eddie Rosario walking onto thin ice, the bullpen being both bad and not as bad as it looks, and Ervin Santana and Jose Berrios […]

Gleeman and The Geek #314: Angels in the Bullpen
via Aaron Gleeman June 04, 2017 at 07:20 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included the state of the Twins' bullpen and their future options, Kennys Vargas' demotion and Robbie Grossman's ascension, the five-year anniversary of the 2012 draft, Glen Perkins' comeback status, skipping Kyle Gibson, and mailbag questions from listeners. Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 314 In addition to […]

Gleeman and The Geek #313: State of the Central
via Aaron Gleeman May 28, 2017 at 07:02 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included the Twins' view from atop the AL Central division, the increasingly shaky back of the rotation with Phil Hughes hurt and Kyle Gibson struggling again, debating whether Tyler Duffey deserves another shot to start, weird Ervin Santana trade rumors, Miguel Sano's cold stretch, Nick Burdi […]

Gleeman and The Geek #312: Tuesday Taproom Tour (612 Brew)
via Aaron Gleeman May 26, 2017 at 09:38 AM

Recorded live at the second Tuesday Taproom Tour event, hosted by 612 Brew. Featuring in-person mailbag questions from the audience, tuba playing, and beat writers cameos. Gleeman and The Geek: Episode 312 In addition to the direct download link above you can also subscribe to the podcast via iTunes. This week's show is sponsored by […]

Gleeman and The Geek #311: Rain, Rain, Go Away
via Aaron Gleeman May 21, 2017 at 10:50 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included Jose Berrios' dominant 11-strikeout start, rainouts and doubleheaders making life difficult for the Twins' pitching staff, Robbie Grossman's on-base skills and overall role, Kennys Vargas' pinch-hit homer, the Twins' young lineup and prospect breakthroughs, what is now a three-way battle for the no. 1 pick, […]

Gleeman and The Geek #310: Berrios Is Back
via Aaron Gleeman May 14, 2017 at 07:26 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included Jose Berrios' excellent return to the Twins' rotation, Danny Santana going to Atlanta, Michael Tonkin sticking around at Triple-A, over-working Brandon Kintzler because of a shaky setup corps, upgrading our wardrobe with Bombfell, John Bonnes and Miguel Sano both celebrating birthdays, and the state of […]

Gleeman and The Geek #309: Gibson’s Gone, Where’s Berrios?
via Aaron Gleeman May 07, 2017 at 07:14 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included an up and down week for the Twins, pushing Kyle Gibson, Danny Santana, and Michael Tonkin off the roster, what the time is for Jose Berrios to get a chance, a new rumored name in the MLB draft, Joe Mauer's clutch hitting, how you can […]

Gleeman and The Geek #308: Surprisingly Competent
via Aaron Gleeman April 30, 2017 at 07:44 PM

Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included the Twins' winning April, Miguel Sano's breakout season, Byron Buxton's small steps in the right direction, Joe Mauer's ongoing decline, the impact of a vastly improved defense, class-action concussion lawsuits, recapping the first Tuesday Taproom Tour event, and putting J.T. Chargois call-up plans on hold. […]

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 […]