Bar Louie, a popular Uptown spot among bar-hopping 20-somethings, has enforced a strict dress code that some customers are calling overtly racist. The dress code prohibits entry to those wearing flat brim hats, sleeveless undershirts, excessively baggy clothing, large chains worn outside the shirt ... More >>
The Twins keep slicing their payroll. On Tuesday, the organization drew tons of heat after unveiling a plan that would've charged fans $15 to watch batting practice. (They scrapped the idea later that day!) And after an ugly three-game sweep in Kansas City, the team's record is back in familiar terr ... More >>
As another baseball season begins, MLB faces an unstable future — and you're picking up the tab
SEE ALSO:-- Twins' equipment staff mega-fails, misspells pitcher Jeff Manship's name on jersey-- T-Wolves to wear Minnesota Muskie throwbacks [PHOTOS]Did you know ESPN employs a uniform blogger? Well, now you do. His name is Paul Lukas, and this week he unveiled his ultimate project -- a ranked coun ... More >>
A year ago at this time, the Twins were coming off a rousingly successful inaugural year at Target Field, and the future looked bright.As the old saying goes, what a difference a last-place season makes. After 99 losses and more injuries than you can shake a Punto at, it appears the young-talent- ... More >>
Steven Jensen ripped off baseball fans.If you bought a "game-worn" jersey from Vintage Sports Authentics, odds are you didn't get what you paid for. Steven Jensen, co-CEO of Plymouth-based Vintage Sports, was busted in Chicago yesterday afternoon for selling fake game-worn jerseys to sports memo ... More >>
The NFL's leading rusher should feast on the 'Cards run defense.
What history says of playoff clubs in new ballparks.
The club is running toward the postseason with little speed on the base paths.
Screen grab via ESPN The MagazineThe Twins fancy new ballpark gets some ESPN loveWe know the food's great. We know it's growing a soul. It's a hit with wildlife. And now we know that the Twins' fancy new Target Field is the best stadium in the country -- not just for baseball, or football, or ... More >>
TheYankees they're not: The Minnesota Twins are worth $356 million, according to some new numbers from Forbes magazine. That's up from $44 million when Carl Pohlad bought the team in 1984. Sound like a lot of money? Consider this: The Yankees top the Forbes rankings with a value of $1.6 bill ... More >>
This logo coming to a midriff near you.
Video scrapbook of fan memories at the Dome.
History dictates that getting down 0-2 in a best-of-five series ain't good.
The vet shortstop of 13 postseasons stated his presence with authority in New York's 7-2 win over the Twins.
They're the Evil Empire to the Twins' scrappy rebels
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.
Ballpark fixture Thomas Hodne on a season for the ages
This may be the strongest sign yet that the Twins ballpark deal is dead in the water: In the past several days, the ever-boosterish Star Tribune has run a number of stories that cast aspersions on the Pohlad/Hennepin County deal: Jay Weiner's piece totaling up the combined costs of the touted Twins ... More >>
Rain Man-ager Bissinger on La Russa: best bad baseball book ever? I'm reading the new and amply hyped Buzz Bissinger book about Cardinals manager Tony La Russa, 3 Nights in August--and yes, you can bet the cheesy echo of Seven Days in May is wholeheartedly and unironically intended. I haven't seen ... More >>
Bissinger on La Russa: best bad baseball book ever? I'm reading the new and amply hyped Buzz Bissinger book about Cardinals manager Tony La Russa, 3 Nights in August--and yes, you can bet the cheesy echo of Seven Days in May is wholeheartedly and unironically intended. I haven't seen any reviews b ... More >>
The acclaimed 'Maria' makes a connection in Minneapolis
Twins/Angels Game 1, Cards/Giants Game 1
Twins/Angels Game 3
Cards/Giants Game 2, plus notes on managers
Twins/Angels Game 5
The Twins have sucked since clinching the division, but that doesn't matter. Does it?
After a slow start and a broken jaw, Twins leadoff man Otis Nixon is back to his pesky self
Handicapping the races in baseball's first full season since 1993.
At 83, Angelo Giuliani is a talking book of Minnesota baseball lore.