What Barry Bonds was to homers, Richard Hegquist is to getting arrested.SEE ALSO: Duluth muffin macer sprays man following epic SuperAmerica argument [VIDEO] The 37-year-old Ham Lake resident was sentenced yesterday for his 12th felony, this time for beating up and robbing the owner of Hermantown Ca ... More >>
Ashley Stillwell and her husband Gary need some marriage therapy, to say the least.SEE ALSO: Angelina O'Mara admits to killing ex-husband days before she allegedly killed boyfriendStillwell, 24, admitted she arranged to have two men beat Gary with aluminum baseball bats following an argument over bi ... More >>
Anybody know what Barry Bonds and Chuck Knoblauch are up to these days? Terry Ryan should probably call them -- it's hard to imagine they'd hit any worse than the completely inept players Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire is forced to trot out game after game.With a .278 winning percentage, the ... More >>
Ryan Braun's "good name and reputation" was saved yesterday, in a roundabout way, by FedEx/Kinkos.In a controversial and surprising 2-1 vote, an arbitration panel voted to sustain a grievance Braun filed challenging his 50-game suspension by Major League Baseball. ESPN reported that the MLB "is l ... More >>
Rap just spent the length of a Presidential term pretending Shani Davis doesn't exist.
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The brightest stars and dimmest hacks in the Capitol
Pi Press gossip columnist Charley Walters offered up this nugget in today's paper:
Poor Bud Selig. Poor Tom Goldman. Goldman is a reporter with National Public Radio, and Selig, well, he's the Commissioner of the corporation known as Major League Baseball. This morning, on NPR's Weekend Edition, Goldman gave us a story about how Barry Bonds has been stuck on 754 home runs and the ... More >>
If there's one thing to really worry this baseball fan, it's not so much that the Twins will or won't make it to the postseason in 2007 or that Barry Bonds is going to hit his 756th home run. The former would be awesome, the latter is inevitable, but it's another scenario that give me the f ... More >>
This hapless Devil Rays franchise, "celebrating" their tenth anniversary (and what memories those must be), must have some kid, somewhere in the bay area, cheering for 'em. But today, there's a brief burst of joy when his Rays split a four-game series against the heralded Twins, winning game four ... More >>
Mixed Blood squeezes 15 plays into...Hey, look! Go-go dancers and Condi Rice!
Hurricanes, war, avian flu, locust plagues, that annoying song you couldn't get out of your head. It wasn't the greatest of all possible years. Nor was it halfway decent. But to prove that it wasn't all bad, we asked 29 writers to rave about the ar
In baseball's new era, steroids are mainly the province of the marginal and the desperate 1: It's not the front-line sluggers who are using steroids these days; it's the marginal talent on major league rosters and their minor league affiliates--the guys who have the least to lose and the most incent ... More >>
God created the world in six days, so why does it take eight weeks to pick an NBA champion: A City Pages dialogue
The Twins stack up just fine against the A's--if you ignore a few nagging details.
How baseball forms forever memories and unbreakable bonds
And save your bile for Major League Baseball
Handicapping the races in baseball's first full season since 1993.