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
PARENT INFORMATION CENTER How Parents Show Sportsmanship Off The Field
Your son's baseball game is tonight, the night of the week your family looks forward to relaxing and enjoying boys having fun on the field. As your son warms up on the pitcher's mound you take a seat ... Posted on 7/22/13 at 3:57 PM
THE DULLUM FILE Summer Reading
I'm not much for sports. There, I said it again. But, for some reason, I like reading about sports.
A couple of sports books are on my reading list this summer. One is Tom Dunkel's Color Blind, about ... Posted on 7/5/13 at 8:49 AM
EH? PLUS Diamonds and robots
Kids who attend Fridays Duluth Huskies game will have a chance to play catch with a robot at least on the receiving end.
Control Y, one of the Duluth East Daredevils robots, will launch foam basebal... Posted on 7/2/13 at 11:00 PM
Generations of New Englanders are preparing. Practically no one alive can remember seeing such an event unfold: The Boston Red Sox could win a World Series title on the celebrated green grass at Fenway Park.
Jon Lester smothered St. Louis on four hits into the eighth, David Ross hit a tiebreaking RBI double in a two-run seventh inning off Adam Wainwright and the Boston Red Sox beat the Cardinals 3-1 Monday night to take a 3-2 World Series lead.
Third baseman Will Middlebrooks tripped Allen Craig for a game-ending obstruction call on Jon Jay's ninth-inning grounder, giving the St. Louis Cardinals a bizarre 5-4 win over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night and a 2-1 World Series lead.
Mike Napoli hit a three-run double right after the umps reversed a blown call, Jon Lester made an early lead stand up and the Red Sox romped past sloppy St. Louis 8-1 Wednesday night for their ninth straight Series win.
The Minnesota Twins have added Paul Molitor to their coaching staff, assigning him supervision of the team's base running, bunting, infield instruction and positioning as well as assistance with in-game strategy.
Joe Mauer has been named most valuable player of the Minnesota Twins for the third time in five years. The Calvin Griffith Award was announced Thursday, along with winners of the other annual honors voted on by the Twin Cities chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America.
Adam Wainwright went all the way on the mound and St. Louis got two-run homers from David Freese and Matt Adams to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-1 Wednesday night, advancing to the NL championship series for the third straight season.
Jose Lobaton hit a solo home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning into the giant fish tank beyond the center-field wall, and Tampa Bay staved off elimination once again by beating the Boston Red Sox 5-4 Monday night.
For starters, it’s comforting to be back in touch with you after my five-month vacation from column writing for the Herald expired. As I enter my ninth year of this column since my retirement from the Herald, I’ve come to miss the give-and-take conversations between us when I take my annual writing vacation.
New York Yankees baseball player Alex Rodriguez, embroiled in a doping scandal, has sued Major League Baseball and Commissioner Bud Selig and accused them of trying to destroy his reputation and his career.
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