Jim Thome

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Gardenhire Holding Thome’s 607th HR Ball

Sitting in Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire’s office, encased in clear plastic, is slugger Jim Thome’s 607th career home run ball.

07/17/2012

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Twins Blog: A Look At The Lineup

It was only the first game of spring training, but things were looking good for the Minnesota Twins.

03/03/2012

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Twins Free Agent Cuddyer Visits Philadelphia

Popular Twins veteran Michael Cuddyer visited with the Phillies front office folks in Philadelphia yesterday.

11/09/2011

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Thome Eager To Play Again In 2012

Jim Thome intends to keep moving up baseball’s home run list.

10/24/2011

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Thome Homers In Return To Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jim Thome hit home run No. 603 in his return to Minnesota, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Twins 7-6 Friday night to keep the Detroit Tigers from clinching the AL Central […]

09/16/2011

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Thome Returns To Minnesota With Indians

Jim Thome is back in Minnesota, a place where he only spent a short time but still managed to leave a lasting impression.

09/16/2011

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Thome Welcomed Back To Indians

Older, wiser, still humble and hungry to win a World Series, Jim Thome returned to a place he never imagined leaving.

08/26/2011

Minnesota Twins Photo Day

Kubel Waiting On Twins As Waiver Deadline Nears

The rumors were spreading fast and furious in the Minnesota Twins clubhouse over the last few days about where Jim Thome and Jason Kubel would be finishing their seasons.

08/25/2011

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Twins Trade Thome To Indians

The Minnesota Twins announced Thursday night that slugger Jim Thome has been traded to the Cleveland Indians, ending the designated hitter’s stint with the Twins just short of two full seasons.

08/25/2011

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Twins Blog: The Great James Thome

Monday was Jim Thome Day. Now it’s turning into Jim Thome week and rightly so.

08/18/2011

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Thome Takes A Breather After No. 600

One night after hitting his 600th home run, Minnesota’s Jim Thome is out of the starting lineup.

08/16/2011

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Jim Thome: Mr. 600

Jim Thome hit his 600th career homerun Monday night. Regarded as one of the nicest men in Baseball, read what some of the most plugged in writers had to say about Jim Thome. Tim Kurkjian […]

08/16/2011

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Jim Thome Bolsters Hall Case With HR No. 600

When Jim Thome came to the plate, needing one home run for 600, the opposing pitcher wasn’t even aware how close he was to the milestone.

08/16/2011

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Biggest, Little Twins Fan Meets The Players He Studies

As a kid, many of fans emulated their favorite sports heroes. But MJ Huss is a Twin Cities toddler who transforms into his big league idols. When the Twins heard about the little slugger’s talent, they invited MJ onto the field for a batting practice.

08/15/2011

Minnesota Twins v Detroit Tigers

Thome’s 600th Homer Highlights Minnesota Win

Jim Thome hit his 600th home run — one inning after No. 599 — and the Minnesota Twins outslugged the Detroit Tigers 9-6 on Monday night.

08/15/2011

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Thome Hits 600th Home Run

Minnesota slugger Jim Thome has become the eighth player to hit 600 home runs, connecting twice against the Detroit Tigers on Monday night.

08/15/2011

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Thome’s Quest For 600 Still On Hold

Jim Thome was hoping for a magical weekend — hitting his 600th career home run in the city where it all began.

08/15/2011

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Alomar, Blyleven Salute Slugger Thome

Jim Thome’s pursuit of 600 career home runs stamps him as a fellow Hall of Famer, according to Bert Blyleven and Roberto Alomar.

08/12/2011

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Thome, Blackburn Lift Twins Over Red Sox

Jim Thome hit a tiebreaking RBI double during Minnesota’s three-run eighth inning and the Twins beat the Boston Red Sox 5-2 on Wednesday night.

08/10/2011

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Jim Thome Is 2 Away From 600 Career Home Runs

Jim Thome’s pursuit of 600 career home runs has been a rather quiet quest.

08/09/2011

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Thome Hits 598th Homer, Twins Lose To Angels

Facing Dan Haren wasn’t the best way for the Minnesota Twins to keep the momentum going after hitting a season-high five home runs the night before.

08/05/2011

Minnesota Twins v Oakland Athletics

Matsui Helps A’s Beat Twins 8-3

Scott Sizemore hit a three-run double in the fifth inning and the Oakland Athletics beat the Minnesota Twins 8-3 on Saturday night.

07/30/2011

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Valencia’s Big Hit In 9th Lifts Twins Over Indians

Danny Valencia hit a two-run single off closer Chris Perez in the ninth inning, sending the Minnesota Twins to a 2-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night.

07/19/2011

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Thome’s 596th HR Lifts Twins Over Royals

Jim Thome hit his 596th career home run and Joe Nathan picked up the save for the second day in a row to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday.

07/17/2011

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Thome Belts No. 596 Vs. Royals

Minnesota Twins slugger Jim Thome hit his 596th career home run in the sixth inning on Sunday against the Kansas City Royals.

07/17/2011

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