Who hasn't been there in their mid-to-late 20s? You start horseplaying with your buddies, and next thing you know, somebody ends up with broken ribs.SEE ALSO:-- New York Yankees fans really hate "American Idle" Carl Pavano [PHOTO] -- Ex-Twin Knoblauch is reportedly drunkenly riding NYC subways, hitt ... More >>
The Twins open their 2012 campaign this afternoon in Baltimore. Coming off last year's injury-plagued last-place finish, there's less optimism about the team's chances this year than any season since Ron Gardenhire took over as manager in 2002.Only two years removed from an AL Central-winning campai ... More >>
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Last Friday I wondered if the Minnesota Twins could possibly beat the Detroit Tigers over their remaining three games. They proved that yes, when facing the Tigers' mediocre Brad Penny, that they could, in fact, piece together enough runs to win Saturday's game. Unfortunately, that means that t ... More >>
You'd be happy too if you got paid $23 million.The Minnesota Twins are the second worst team in Major League Baseball on value-per-dollar, according to a new Forbes Magazine study. The rankings, which compare payroll and success, put the Twins 29th out of 30 teams, ahead of only the Chicago Cubs. ... More >>
MLBLiriano's got the best bat on the team. Despite what the mainstream media will tell you, the Twins actually achieved a sort-of baseball rapture this weekend, dropping three in a row to a truly resurgent Arizona Diamondbacks club, and perhaps watching the world come to an end as they fell f ... More >>
Maybe Pavano should hit in the number four spot.It could be worse: Tornadoes could have ripped through Target Field. Baseball-wise, however, it literally could not be worse: The Twins finish the month of cruelty with a 9-17 record, giving this year's club the dubious honor of having lost mor ... More >>
Things are far from OK for the reigning manager of the year.Ron Gardenhire is facing, or should be facing, some serious heat with his Twins in the AL Central basement. After all, the local nine were picked to walk away with the division, or at the very least get into some serious fisticuffs w ... More >>
Time for The Franchise to open the store.
Let's find something that doesn't steal from the '60's Yankees.
The Vikings and the Saints are well-matched in talent, and empathy.
Counting down the 10 most interesting events in the last 10 years of athletics
We're gonna win Twins, we're gonna score. We're gonna win Twins watch that baseball soar. Knock out a homerun shout a hip-hooray, cheer for the Minnesota Twins today.
What the last decade says about a team's performance & spending when they move to a new ballpark.
Let the stretch run gymnastics begin.
A conversation with baseball's Bill Werber shatters notion of hero worship
Some have said the Pioneer Press' Bob Sansevere is crazy for proposing the trade of a player who is currently a free agent. I say it is the nex ... More >>
So the Minnesota Twins lost their third game in a row to the division leading Detroit Tigers. What now? 9 games out at this point, pretty much the same as last year. Unfortunately, the optimists' club is looking at one year ago, when the Twins were still 9 games behind the Tigers. Of course, they we ... More >>
The first half of the 2006 baseball is behind us, and while it hasn't exactly been a winning season per se for our dear Twinks (in any other division it might have been), it certainly has been one hell of an interesting ride.
Remember this time last year when everyone was falling all over themselves predicting a World Series trip for the beloved Twinkies? Safe to say it's been a long year since then.
It's time for the resilient Twins to beat the Yankees
Can the up-and-down Twins deliver another division title?
Despite midseason doldrums, the twins reward the faithful with a second straight pennant
The early woes of Ron Gardenhire's team are as explicable as they are maddening
The Twins slow start is nothing to be concerned about, and fans have the Detroit Tigers to thank for that.
The Twins rookie manager deserves all the credit in the world
The major leagues are going to hell in a handbasket, but for the time being we've still got the Twins, and the game
For 53 years, the Havana ballet company of Alicia Alonso has felt free to create an original form of classical dance
Is there any wisdom left to squeeze from this dried-out old bit of gift-giving advice?
Twins manager Tom Kelly has done a better job of deflecting criticism than developing players
The seasonal disorder of being a Twins fan.
Why sports teams get away with blackmailing cities.
The Twins deal: It's gotten more interesting, but it hasn't gotten any better.
Handicapping the races in baseball's first full season since 1993.