MLB Plans 60-Game Season, Shortest Since 1878 After Union Talks CollapseMajor League Baseball plans to unilaterally issue a 60-game schedule for its shortest season since 1878 after the players' association rejected a negotiated deal of the same length, putting the sport on track for a combative return to the field amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Minnesota Twins Could Start Season On July 4 After MLB Owners Reportedly Approve ProposalIt appears the Minnesota Twins could be playing ball as soon as July 4 after Major League Baseball owners reportedly approved a proposal for the players' union. Games this season, however, will look very different.
Bauer Strikes Out 11, Indians Crush Twins 10-0Jorge Polanco doubled with one out and was at third when Miguel Sano drew a two-out walk but Bauer struck out Max Kepler on his 112 pitch.
MLB Serves Up Frosty Start To Season, With More Snow On The WayFrom Yankee Stadium to Great American Ball Park to Comerica Park, the big winner so far this season is the wintry mix.
4 Reasons Twins Should Be Trade Deadline BuyersWe're only two months into the baseball season, and the Minnesota Twins are contending for the American League Central Division.
Guide To Visiting MLB Spring Training In FloridaYour travel guide to visiting any of the MLB teams in the Florida Grapefruit League for this year's spring training
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.