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5 Best #VoteDozier TweetsFor those who don't follow baseball, or abstain from all things social media related, the Interwebs were on fire in the Twin Cities Friday as fans and die-hard Minnesotans alike tweeted as many #VoteDozier hashtags as they could.
Visitor's Guide To MLB All-Star WeekendA practical visitor guide for MLB All-Star Weekend, along with recommendations for lodging, dining and sightseeing in Cincinnati.
Inver Grove Heights Man Gets 3 Years For Counterfeit Jersey BusinessA 45-year-old Inver Grove Heights man has been sentenced to three years in prison for conspiring to traffic counterfeit sports jerseys imported from China, the United States Attorney's Office announced Wednesday.
Your Baseball-Centric Travel Guide To CooperstownTravel guide to Cooperstown, New York, home of the world famous National Baseball Hall of Fame.
Hunter In Twins Lineup After Appealing 2-Game SuspensionTorii Hunter has appealed a two-game suspension that he believes is a "little harsh" for his equipment-throwing outburst after being ejected earlier this week.
Twins Blog: Has Plouffe Made 'The Leap'?According to a 2007 study, the average Major League Baseball career lasts 5.6 years. One in five position players who make it to “The Show” will play only a single season. Less than half of all rookies will get to that fifth year while just about one percent of all big league players will have careers of 20 seasons or more.
Twins' Dozier Learns Spanish To Get To Know TeammatesThis season, half of the team’s 40 man roster was born outside the US. Seventeen are native Spanish speakers, mostly from Venezuela and Dominican Republic. Knowing many of his teammates couldn’t speak his language, Dozier took it upon himself to learn theirs.
Target Field Becomes 'Trash Free'The Minnesota Twins are off to a good start this season, and now Target Field also has some bragging rights. The Twins say they now have the greenest ballpark in Major League Baseball. This comes after a partnership with a company called Eco Products in the effort to cut down on plastic.
Musicians + Sports: Jason Aldean's Baseball Dreams Hit U.S. StadiumsFor country music superstar Jason Aldean, it all comes down to the strategy of baseball and the pageantry of college football.
NFLPA And NFL Disagree On Peterson’s Immediate FutureThe National Football League and NFL Players Association may be preparing to battle over Adrian Peterson's immediate future. The league has declined to reinstate the star running back from the commissioner's exempt list until the league has reviewed the case. The union, however, believes Peterson should be removed from the list now that his legal matter has been resolved.
Top 10 Mascots In Major League BaseballOn Dinger, on Lou Seal, on Phillie Phanatic! Major League Baseball has captured the imagination of the world with their compelling (and sometimes terrifying) costumed mascots. Here are just some of the best!
Twins, MLB Offer Free Eye Exams In Kirby’s HonorThe Twin Cities are seeing another benefit from hosting the 2014 All-Star Game. Major League Baseball and the Minnesota Twins are funding a program that provides free eye exams to people who can't afford to see a doctor.