After the owner of an Ohio exotic animal park threw open the cages of more than 50 animals and then killed himself, authorities said they had to kill nearly all of them to protect the neighborhood. They are animals that most of us will only see in a zoo, but what kind of exotic animals are legal to have in Minnesota?
Brandon Inge hit his second game-ending homer of the season, giving the Detroit Tigers a 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night.
Justin Verlander became the majors’ first 20-game winner, grinding through six innings in the Detroit Tigers’ 6-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday.
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.
Scott Baker pitched five scoreless innings and the Twins bullpen came through with four solid innings of relief in a 4-1 victory over the Tigers on Saturday, snapping Detroit’s 11-game winning streak over Minnesota.
Six lead changes, five ties, four errors, two blown saves, 25 runners left on base and at least four botched double plays. The series finale between the Detroit Tigers and Minnesota Twins was about as […]
MINNEAPOLIS — Danny Valencia is a rookie who doesn’t lack confidence. Consider the T-shirt the proud University of Miami product was wearing after the game, blaring “The ‘U’ invented swagger” on the front. Minnesota’s up-and-coming […]
DETROIT (AP) _ The short-handed Minnesota Twins desperately needed to change things up before the All-Star break. They’d loss four straight games, including a pair to division-rival Detroit, and were missing two All-Stars to injury. […]
We’ve now reached the All-Star Break. And while all the festivities will center on Anaheim Monday and Tuesday, there’s still business to be taken care of on Sunday. Eric recaps the Twins saving themselves from […]
DETROIT (AP) _ Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland insisted playing the Minnesota Twins is no more important than any other team. A sellout crowd that was buzzing from the first pitch, and at least one […]
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ One night after watching 39-year-old slugger Jim Thome lumber out a triple, Denard Span put his young legs to work in a big, big way.