Trout Shines With Grand Slam In Angels' 11-8 Win Over TwinsMike Trout hit a grand slam and a solo shot to set a career high for home runs in a season with 38 and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Minnesota Twins 11-8 on Thursday night.
Let Other Fantasy Baseball Owners Take Chances On September Call-UpsEvery September, MLB rosters expand so minor-league players with potential can get a cup of coffee with the big-league team. No matter what the hype, avoid relying on these September call-ups to help your fantasy baseball team. Stick to the veteran players you know well and let the other owners in your league gamble on the rookies. You won't regret it when the season ends with your team in first place. The other owners will be shaking their heads with regret for letting hype rule their decision-making processes.
Angels Star Mike Trout Scratched Because Of Sore Left HeelLos Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout has been scratched from the series opener against Minnesota because of a sore left heel.
Twins' Brian Dozier Homers In 1st All-Star At-BatMike Trout flashed the skill that puts him at the front of baseball's new generation, just moments after four of the all-time greats had just walked off the field. Trout became the first player in 38 years to homer leading off an All-Star game.
This Week In Baseball: Midseason AwardsWe've reached the midway point of the season, time to look at the awards races.
This Week In Baseball: Quarter Season Awards; Pace Of Play UpdateA little over a quarter of the season has been played, which means it’s time to hand out some early season awards.
Top 5 Gloriously Neckless Athletes In Professional SportsNeckless and near-neckless athletes adorn the rosters of professional sport: an offensive lineman here, a stocky pitcher there.
Twins Blog: Plenty To See HereThis weekend, the Los Angeles Angels are in town trying to extend their lead in the AL West, and with them comes arguably the best player in all of baseball (not to mention the MVP of the aforementioned All-Star Game): Mike Trout.
5 Faces Of Major League BaseballLet's take a look at the five faces of Major League Baseball when the post-Jeter era begins in November.
Top 5 MLB Closer CelebrationsDo closer celebrations bother you? Here is a list of some of my favorite closer celebrations to help you decide whether they are awesome or down right classless.
Podcast Page: All Star Game Recap-The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee 7-16-14 A day Minnesota, or the Morning News With Dave Lee won't forget. Highlights from Wednesday's All Star Game rewind program can be by clicking the link above.
Jeter, Trout Lead AL Over NL 5-3 In All-Star Game Helping send Derek Jeter out a winner in his last All-Star game appearance, Mike Trout drove in two runs with a triple and a double to lead the American League past the National League 5-3 on Tuesday night.