Igniting The Cisco Inferno Within

As most of you are aware by now, Francisco Liriano lit up the Dominican Winter League this offseason. Winter league or not, it was an encouraging sign for the Minnesota Twins organization, which watched the young left-hander labor through a trying 2009 season. He finished the year with a 5-13 record, a 5.80 ERA, and…
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Liriano Turning Heads In Winter League

Albeit in a different country, Francisco Liriano is starting to get the attention of the Minnesota Twins thanks to his performance in the Dominican Winter League. "I just got a report that he’s throwing the living fire out of the ball down in the Dominican [Republic]," Ron Gardenhire told MLB.com. "He threw eight innings the…
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Liriano Looking Lost On The Mound

Minnesota Twins pitcher Francisco Liriano had pitched better as of late. His ERA in the month of June was under 4.00, which was encouraging. But Liriano – once called "The ‘Cisco Kid – had another rough outing Thursday against the New York Yankees. The Twins managed to squeeze 5 1/3 innings out of him. He…
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