Gophers Pitching Coach Todd Oakes Dies At 55Todd Oakes, the Gopher baseball team's pitching coach, died Thursday morning after a four-year battle with Leukemia.
Inspired By Coach In Hospice, Gophers Return To Big Ten TourneyPitching coach Todd Oakes, who has fought leukemia since 2012, was placed last week in home hospice care with further treatment no longer a viable option.
Gophers Coach Enters Hospice While Team Contends For Big Ten TitleGophers pitching coach Todd Oakes, battling Leukemia, has entered home hospice care.
Gopher Ace Windle En Route To MLB?Every team needs an ace, and the Gopher baseball team relies on Tom Windle, a left-hander who may have a future beyond college.
‘Appreciate The Little Things’: Coach Who Battled CancerTodd Oakes is the pitching coach at the University of Minnesota, and he will return to work Wednesday, amazingly.
Mike Max's News & NotesKevin Love seems to be in a better place with the Timberwolves after meeting with Glen Taylor. He says he's looking forward to the future because of Ricky Rubio.
Gophers' TJ Oakes Drafted In 11th RoundUniversity of Minnesota pitcher TJ Oakes, of Jordan, Minn., was drafted by the Colorado Rockies with the 10th pick in the 11th round (348) in Tuesday's Major League Baseball Draft.