As another baseball season begins, MLB faces an unstable future — and you're picking up the tab
Delmon Young wasn't exactly known for his motivation or media savviness while with the Twins, but things have apparently reached new and hilarious lows in Philadelphia.SEE ALSO: Ex-Twin Knoblauch is reportedly drunkenly riding NYC subways, hitting on young chicksThis winter, the Phillies signed Delm ... More >>
Park Square Theatre's production boasts a strong creative team for an entertaining, but poorly written musical
The formula works in numbers-heavy baseball flick
DeadspinThe Minnesota Twins are partying like it's 1991 this weekend, celebrating that year's World Series champions in grand style. Hopefully, it will make fans forget that the current team will probably lose the game that follows. Without question, the acme of this weekend's fun is the Kent Hr ... More >>
Conspiracy theory and lament herein. Join the frustration.
The Twins now try to become the fifth LDS team to come back from 0-2.
Game 1 impressions and Game 2 Preview.
Time for The Franchise to open the store.
A role reversal is needed for the Twins to extend their season.
Can the Twins erase their recent history against the Evil Empire?
A case can be made for the newcomer.
Fans of the Minnesota Twins are clearly flying high after our beloved local 9 clinched the Central Division title late Tuesday night (their 6th title in 9 years). And, perfectly timed to celebrate the occasion and to get all of us psyched for the postseason (as if we weren't, already), avid Twins ... More >>
Jim Thome and Target Field star on the new cover of Sports Illustrated.Jim Thome and Target Field are the stars of the latest Sports Illustrated cover, in a beautiful wide shot capturing the leftie DH downtown on his home turf. Now let's just hope the SI cover jinx doesn't hold true, as the ... More >>
The club is running toward the postseason with little speed on the base paths.
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
History dictates that getting down 0-2 in a best-of-five series ain't good.
They're the Evil Empire to the Twins' scrappy rebels
A Dome baseball salute from troops in Afghanistan.
The Gophers win; the Wild collapse; Sarah Palin's carpet injures a goalie; Vikings allegedly benched on banned substances.
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 >>
From now through the dog-days of August, we will tell ourselves that the Twins are only x games out of first place, a mere x and a half out of the wild card spot, and remember that just last year we were almost a dozen games out before we went and took the crown. All the while a sneaking suspicion ... More >>
Ballpark fixture Thomas Hodne on a season for the ages
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.
The official Twins statement on the not-that-bigga news about Mr. October's relentless pursuit of the local nine
Opening pitch is less than an hour away for the Twinkies, so it seems like the only time to note the remarkable pre-season hype bestowed upon the team. Just two months ago, Peter Gammons was on Sportscenter saying the number three story of the season--behind the Yankees-Sox rivalry and the steroid ... More >>
Twins/Angels Game 5
The Twins rookie manager deserves all the credit in the world
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 Life and Times of Hank Greenberg comes to bat for a Jewish-American legend
Let the fall morning music begin!
Whenever there is a historic baseball moment--a 3,000th hit, a pitcher's 300th win--St. Paul's Seth Hawkins, a.k.a. Dr. Fan, is there to see it
Twins manager Tom Kelly has done a better job of deflecting criticism than developing players
Handicapping the races in baseball's first full season since 1993.
A view from the cheap seats of baseball past, present, and future.