Peterson: Twins spending more, now wins must follow
The cuddly, little-engine-that-could is morphing into a high-powered locomotive right before our eyes. The Minnesota Twins are no longer the scrappy little underdog that their fans have grown to love.
Some project the Twins are likely to have a higher 2010 Opening Day payroll than the big-market Los Angeles Dodgers.
Heading into the team's inaugural season at Target Field, the Twins brass is living up to its promise of a larger payroll with the new ballpark.