In 2006, the Twins suspended Bert Blyleven after he said, "We gotta do this thing fuckin' thing over again because I just fucked it up" as botched a pregame video voiceover he didn't realize was being broadcast live.SEE ALSO: Jamie Kuntz kicked off NoDak college football team after kissing boyfriend ... More >>
The Wall Street Journal recently watched one home victory by each MLB team in hopes of answering this question: What's the most biased TV announcing tandem in baseball?SEE ALSO:-- Paul Allen's "No!" call the greatest of all time, says NFL.com [VIDEO]-- A.J. Pierzynski calls Nick Blackburn a "piece o ... More >>
SEE ALSO: Tsuyoshi Nishioka brutal error: Twins megabust botches first play back in bigs [VIDEO]At one time in the past, Tsuyoshi Nishioka was pretty good at professional baseball. Now, his results are comparable to what would happen in Twins manager Ron Gardenhire decided to give me a shot at secon ... More >>
Yes, the Twins have lost ten in a row to the first-place Detroit Tigers, dating back to last season. Numero ten came last night against perhaps the AL's best pitcher, Justin Verlander, who struck out nine Twins with his freaking 97-100 mph fastballs. Among other pitches. The Twins have to play t ... More >>
TPTHarmon Killebrew plans to spend his final days under hospice care.Baseball legend Harmon Killebrew believes he is nearing his final days. The former power hitter, Hall of Famer and Twin Cities icon has announced that his esophageal cancer has taken a turn for the worse, and he is checking ... More >>
Blyleven's official websiteThis is Blyleven's 14th time on the ballot.Welcome to Cooperstown, Bert Blyleven. The former Twins pitcher was voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame today by the Baseball Writers' Association of America. He needed 75 percent of the vote to make it, and received just a h ... More >>
TwitPicBert Blyleven, looking good.Bert Blyleven looked pretty good in his Twins ball cap for all those years he was was notching strikeouts and shutouts. But we have to admit, the new head gear from the Baseball Hall of Fame suits him pretty well. In case you missed it, he'll be officially ... More >>
Is this Major League Baseball This hawk passed up the Twins Big Dog in favor of a Twins Big Moth.or the Animal Channel?One of the unexpected surprises of the Twins' new outdoor digs at Target Field has been the spontaneous adoption of a new mascot: A hawk that loves to perch on the right f ... More >>
Local music blog desperately scrambles for picture of Iggy Pop, Anni-Frid Lyngstad in same shot.
Okay, I don't mean for this to become a Hot Stove baseball blog, and I originally intended to do an analysis of the Delmon Young-Matt Garza trade today, but first I want to point you to today's post on Baseball Reference' ... More >>
Once again, the National Baseball Hall of Fame's Veterans Committee has banded together and voted to disallow anyone else from joining their club.
Ballpark fixture Thomas Hodne on a season for the ages
Rod Carew: Sometimes it's best not to swing for the fences
Bert Blyleven: Clown, color man -- and the best eligible pitcher who's not in the Hall of Fame
After five decades in the bush leagues, Wayne Hattaway talks his way to The Show.
On the ball with first-year Twins pitching coach Rick Anderson
Career advice for our lamest duck
The Minnesota Twins are convinced the public will eventually buy them a new $300 million stadium. They have reason to believe.
Pitcher Brad Radke is already an All-Star at age 25--and figures to get even better
Twins manager Tom Kelly believes in the simple things: a hard day's work and a steady hand at the wheel.