As another baseball season begins, MLB faces an unstable future — and you're picking up the tab
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 >>
A new season opens for the 'Wolves and sixth straight losing campaign appears inevitable.
Fibonnacci BlueAmerica's pastime gets politicalChanting "Stop the Hate! Move the game!" protesters crashed a quarterly meeting of Major-League Baseball owners at the Graves Hotel yesterday, demanding that the All-Star game be moved from Arizona unless the state repeals its controversial new i ... More >>
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 stadium construction doesn't begin this week the Twins will move to Ogden, Utah by 2008The last decade of stadium shenanigans has brought all kinds of amusing extortion schemes cooked up by the local sports moguls and their allies at the daily newspapers. At one point or another the Twins have su ... More >>
A new national villain of the hour: steroids Before Congress McGwire cries, takes the Fifth; Bud Selig pops out of the ground and sees his shadow; what's Curt Schilling running for? Random impressions from a misspent afternoon watching CSPAN on Thursday: The committee did not think much of baseball ... More >>
Former President George W. Bush Dead at 72
It's only going to take a pulse to win the AL central, but the Twins better find one in a hurry
The Twins slow start is nothing to be concerned about, and fans have the Detroit Tigers to thank for that.
Baseball: More like it used to be than ever before
The major leagues are going to hell in a handbasket, but for the time being we've still got the Twins, and the game
Let's all buy the Twins!
The Twins finally bring home the 2002 edition
Donald Watkins Is Made Of More Than Money
Is there any way to keep Major League Baseball in Minnesota? Well, for starters we could get a judge to classify Carl Pohlad as a vulnerable adult...
The Minnesota Twins are convinced the public will eventually buy them a new $300 million stadium. They have reason to believe.
Julian Loscalzo has launched a guerrilla campaign to save our national pastime--by getting himself appointed as Commissioner of Major League Baseball
Baseball owners are trading away the game's storied traditions for boxes of Beanie Babies
A look at the coming battle over public financing for a baseball-only park, and an immodest proposal.