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Major League Baseball Copes With Climate Change

Elliott Negin | Posted 11.05.2014 | Green
Elliott Negin

The 12 months between June 2011 and this June were the warmest since modern recordkeeping began in 1895. And July turned out to be the hottest month on record. What does this trend mean for the national pastime?

WATCH: Twins Turn Lucky Double Play

Posted 08.14.2012 | Sports

Sometimes it's better to be lucky than good. The Twins haven't been much of either this season as they continue their battle to stay out of the baseme...

WATCH: Revere Gets An 'A' For Effort

Posted 07.14.2012 | Sports

Superlative effort does not always deliver the wanted result, even if the announcer thinks it did. That was the case on Friday night when Twins ou...

SABR 42: Right on Target

Jeff Polman | Posted 09.05.2012 | Sports
Jeff Polman

It was in the mid-80s and fairly humid, but even though my sun lotion-less arms got burned, I felt nothing. This was only my second SABR convention, and magic was clearly happening.

5 MLB Managers On The Hot Seat

Posted 07.03.2012 | Sports

By Joe Lucia, The Outisde Corner For as much as we like to talk about managers getting canned early in the MLB season when their teams are struggli...

The Minnesota Twins Community Fund

Stephanie Johnson | Posted 08.27.2012 | Impact
Stephanie Johnson

The Minnesota Twins believes deeply in youth athletics and its official charity, the Twins Community Fund, is focused on providing opportunities for everyone to play.

WATCH: Is This The Biggest Double Play Of The Year?

Posted 06.19.2012 | Sports

1-6-4-3. In the top of the eighth inning on Sunday, the Minnesota Twins turned an unorthodox double play on a ball put in play by Brewers' catcher ...

WATCH: Twins Fan Catches Foul Ball While On Phone

The Huffington Post | Ileana Llorens | Posted 06.13.2012 | Sports

This Minnesota Twins fan sure knows how to multitask. The preoccupied fan was chatting on his cell phone when he caught a foul ball during a game a...

Former NBA Center Interferes With Foul Ball At Rays Game

Posted 04.23.2012 | Sports

If the Rays had lost Sunday's game against the Twins, the blame wouldn't have been placed on the bullpen.. or clutch hitting.. or defense. No. If Tamp...

Twins Star Gets Engaged!

Posted 12.12.2011 | Sports

Joe Mauer is officially off the market. The Minnesota Twins star proposed to his girlfriend Maddie Bisanz over the weekend in Florida, Lindsay Gue...

Don't Play Ball: Why Sandy Koufax Sat Out The World Series On Yom Kippur

Rabbi Shais Taub | Posted 12.06.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Shais Taub

As counterintuitive as it may seem, the power of not-doing possesses a purity and a truth that doing cannot rival. Giving is easy. Doing is easy. Movement is easy. What's difficult is stopping.

How Twins All-Star Saved Teammate's Life On 9/11

Posted 11.11.2011 | Sports

DETROIT - Michael Cuddyer doesn't consider himself a lifesaver, even if that's what former Twins teammate Brad Thomas calls him. Cuddyer figures th...

Jim Thome: Is 600 Home Runs Not What It Used to Be?

Danny Groner | Posted 09.18.2011 | Sports
Danny Groner

While Thome has earned the distinction over the course of a 21-year career, some commentators are wondering if his pending accomplishment forces us to reassess what 600 homers means anymore.

MLB Hall Of Famer Dies At 74

The Associated Press | Dave Campbell | Posted 07.17.2011 | Sports

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Harmon Killebrew, the affable, big-swinging Hall of Famer whose tape-measure home runs made him the cornerstone of the Minnesota T...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 07.04.2011 | New York
Len Berman

What will end first on the Dodgers, Andre Ethier's hitting streak (now 29) or petty cash on hand? According to the L.A. Times the Dodgers don't have enough money to cover payroll this month.

Yankees Outfielder Hit With Onion Rings

Posted 06.06.2011 | Sports

Andruw Jones went after a fly ball in foul territory during the seventh inning of Tuesday's game against the Minnesota Twins, but ended up getting foo...

Orlando-area Firefighter is Mustached American Of Year

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dr. Abraham Froman

After garnering 22 percent of more than 500,000 online votes, Brian Sheets, a firefighter from Orlando, FL, who founded a mustache-based charity, was ...

Finalists Announced for Coveted "Goulet" Awards

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dr. Abraham Froman

The American Mustache Institute (AMI) has announced the 19 finalists and opened voting for the "Robert Goulet Memorial Mustached American of the Year,...

Twins Legend Blasts Pitcher After Playoff Loss

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The New York Yankees came back from a three-run deficit and beat the Minnesota Twins 6-4 on Wednesday night in Game 1 of the American League Division ...

Hungry for Playoff Action!

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Rick Horowitz

"You've got your regular season, and then you've got your post-season -- it's almost like a season of its own."

Who Should Be Goulet?

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dr. Abraham Froman

The American Mustache Institute (AMI) has begun accepting nominations for the highly anticipated 2010 "Robert Goulet Memorial Mustached American of th...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Which baseball team had the biggest increase in payroll this year? That would be the Minnesota Twins. Which baseball team became the first to clinch its division last night? That would be the Minnesota Twins.

German Baseball Hopes To Drive in a Star

David Dagan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
David Dagan

German Slugger Max Kepler-Rozycki is a top prospect for the Minnesota Twins. If he makes it to the show, he could give baseball a sorely-needed popularity boost in this nation of soccer fans.

Imperfect Game

John O'Kane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
John O'Kane

Corporations hijack the sport from the public, rename the parks after themselves, and tap the treasuries for the stockholders, leaving local budgets strapped. Sound familiar?

Joe Mauer Contract Extension? Twins Reportedly Reach 10-Year Deal

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

UPDATE: Joe Mauer has agreed to an 8-year contract with the Minnesota Twins. February 1: WCCO reported this afternoon that Joe Mauer and the Min...