This Week In Baseball: MLB Gets New Domestic Violence Policy RightThe MLB and MLBPA announced a new domestic violence policy over the weekend and they look like they got it right.
Playoff Pinch Hits: American League Championship Series Is SetThe Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals are both in the ALCS, with unlikely sweeps in their respective ALDS matchups.
Not May's Day As Twins Split Pair With Tigers The foray for Trevor May into major league duty has been difficult. The Minnesota Twins haven't won any of his starts. This one brought incremental progress, which the rookie right-hander will have to settle for.
TTYM: This Week's Top 5 MLB Moments Off The Field You Need To SeeThe baseball season is revving up and things are starting to get interesting and not just on the field. In this week’s That Thing You Missed a baseball announcer makes a Royal Mistake, Justin Verlander can’t keep his eye on the ball, one fan blows it big time with this date and a Casanova is conceived.
Twins Finally Beat Verlander, Edge Tigers 2-1 Phil Hughes pitched seven scoreless innings, and the Minnesota Twins beat Justin Verlander for the first time in over four years, 2-1 on Friday night.
Fantasy Baseball Preview: Starting PitcherCBS Local Sports breaks down the top starting pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.
TTYM: Derrick Rose Does Duck Dynasty,Who Owns The A's? And Best Strikeout Call Ever?
Twins Rally Late To Beat Tigers 4-3 In 11Josmil Pinto hit an RBI single in the 11th inning and the Minnesota Twins overcame 12 strikeouts by Justin Verlander to beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Monday night. The Tigers led 3-0 in the eighth, but Jose Veras gave up RBI doubles to Eduardo Escobar and Ryan Doumit. Brian Dozier led off the ninth with a tying homer against previously perfect closer Joaquin Benoit. Dozier opened the 11th with a single off Luke Putkonen (1-2) and advanced on a wild pitch. Pinto punched a single to right field to give manager Ron Gardenhire his 998th career victory.
Cabrera And Fielder Homer, Tigers Beat Twins 6-1Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder each hit a two-run homer, Justin Verlander pitched seven strong innings and the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 6-1 Tuesday night for their fifth straight victory.
Twins Fall To Verlander, Tigers 4-2 In Cool Opener The Minnesota Twins gave their frostbitten fans a reason to stay until the end. Justin Verlander's dominant start for the Detroit Tigers was too much to overcome on this cold opening day.
Twins Blog: Opening Day Starter NamedOn Wednesday, Twins manager Ron Gardenhire confirmed what had long been suspected by Twins pundits, namely that off-season trade acquisition, Vance Worley, would get the start on Opening Day in Minnesota.
Who Should You Draft? Fantasy Baseball's Top 40 PlayersIf you’re fantasy baseball draft hasn't happened already, it’s going to be happening soon. Here’s a look at the top five players at each position.