STAFF BLOG PETERSON'S PERCEPTIONS The Yet To Be Named Sports Roundtable
Join WDAY sports director Dom Izzo and The Forum's Hayden Goethe and Eric Peterson for The Yet To Be Named Sports Roundtable!
brightcove.createExperiences()... Posted on 9/5/13 at 7:32 AM
TWINS RUBES Andrew Albers: Here to Stay?
Last night in Kansas City, Twins fans came 2 outs away from seeing something we haven't seen once this year from the starting rotation: a complete game shutout. In fact we haven't even witnessed a com... Posted on 8/7/13 at 11:10 AM
LAGNIAPPE: A FOOD BLOG The sidewalk incident
Now I know why, when I was a child, my mother always admonished me to pick up my feet.
While walking down a street in Milwaukee recently, I became the victim of an uneven sidewalk.
One minute I was ta... Posted on 6/6/13 at 11:36 AM
STAFF BLOG AG RIGHT WITH AGWEEK REPORTER JONATHAN KNUTSON Spring, planting and baseball
When I was a little kid, I sometimes wondered which was more important: the start of spring planting or the start of another major league baseball season.
Now, as an agricultural journalist, I give t... Posted on 4/1/13 at 11:57 AM
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Phil Hughes probably needed to leave hitter-friendly Yankee Stadium, and the Minnesota Twins were desperate for proven arms to strengthen a woeful rotation. The two parties have come together, hoping to help each other out.
Jon Krawczynski / AP Sports Writer
, December 01, 2013
Major League Baseball security director John Skinner said on Friday that all 30 teams are expected to screen all fans entering their ballparks next season. Some aspects of the screening will be left to individual teams, but the commissioner's office is planning to recommend walk-through metal detectors, he said.
Email us your favorite Metrodome memory
ST. PAUL – There have been monster trucks.
There have been monster hits, like Kirby Puckett’s game-winning home run in the 1991 World Series.
And there have been big plays, like Brett Favre’s Hail Mary pass to the back of the end zone against the 49ers in 2009.
Tim Nelson, MPR News 90.3 FM
, November 15, 2013
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Twins have added Paul Molitor to their coaching staff. The team announced the decision Tuesday. Since 2005, Molitor has served as a minor league base running and infield coordinator for the organization.
Dave Campbell / Associated Press
, October 22, 2013
MINNEAPOLIS – The Minnesota Twins and Lee County have broken ground on $48.5 million in renovations at the team’s spring training complex in Florida.
Groundbreaking was held Thursday at Lee County Sports Complex and Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers, Fla.
It felt like deja vu all over again for the Minnesota Twins in 2013. They finished the season 66-96, their third consecutive year with at least 90 losses. For a team that's been rebuilding, the improvements are not happening quickly.
View your ad here! Cost effective targeted advertising. Contextual advertising starting as low as $79/month. This includes targeted ad delivery and search results! Add your business to the Marketplace »