It wasn’t all court rooms and concussions. A look at the stories from the past year that didn’t make us feel cynical about sports.
As they’ve done far too many times with far too many injured players, the Twins kept Morneau on the active roster for a week despite being unavailable to play.
Replacing replacement-level players is a step in the right direction.
It took 13 batting-practice throws for Joel Zumaya to show why he was available to the Twins for a non-guaranteed, incentive-laden deal.