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Floyd Pitches Well In Sox Loss To Twins

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 04.22.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Gavin Floyd felt great about the way he pitched on Sunday. He wasn't so pleased with the final result for the Chicago White Sox. Floyd tos...

White Sox Offense Can't Back Up Peavy's Pitching

AP | Posted 06.21.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Jake Peavy gave a strong pitching performance on Saturday. The Chicago White Sox offense was unable to back him up. The White Sox str...

Tigers Go Quietly In Loss To Twins

AP | DAVE CAMPBELL | Posted 04.05.2013 | Detroit

MINNEAPOLIS -- During this cold, windy opening series at Minnesota, questions about the strength of Detroit's bullpen went unanswered. The Tigers, th...

Coke Coughs Up The Lead

AP | DAVE CAMPBELL | Posted 06.03.2013 | Detroit

MINNEAPOLIS — The Detroit Tigers brought an even mightier lineup back from their American League championship season. Their starting rotation is...

Verlander Starts The Season Like A Winner

AP | DAVE CAMPBELL | Posted 04.02.2013 | Detroit

MINNEAPOLIS -- Justin Verlander won on opening day for the first time in six tries, pitching five shutout innings at frosty Target Field and sending t...

Chaos And The Cheerleader

Mark Osler | Posted 05.07.2013 | Religion
Mark Osler

Lent perplexes me. The events it recalls are chaotic. In the midst of this, I will watch for the transformations that do happen, that are miracles, too often unnoticed in the middle of a crowd.

MLB Pitcher Hospitalized After Serious Fall In Snow

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 01.28.2013 | Sports

-- Carl Pavano's spleen was removed last week after the pitcher was injured when he fell in the snow. The 37-year-old right-hander was hurt in mid-J...

Mike Pelfrey Joins Twins' Rotation

AP | JON KRAWCZYNSKI | Posted 12.18.2012 | Sports

MINNEAPOLIS -- Mike Pelfrey once was a promising prospect for the New York Mets, a groundball-inducing machine who chewed up innings and bats with a h...

Phillies Makes Trade

AP | ROB MAADDI | Posted 02.05.2013 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA — The Phillies filled their biggest need right before the winter meetings ended, acquiring center fielder Ben Revere from the Minne...

Tigers Beat Twins, One Game Away From Playoff Clinch

AP | JON KRAWCZYNSKI | Posted 09.30.2012 | Detroit

MINNEAPOLIS -- Prince Fielder hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning to lift Detroit to a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday, moving the...

Twins' Win Tightens Tigers AL Central Lead

AP | DAVE CAMPBELL | Posted 11.29.2012 | Detroit

MINNEAPOLIS — Ryan Doumit had four RBIs for Minnesota, including the go-ahead two-run double in the eighth inning to help the Twins beat Detroit...

Yanks Stretch Lead In Crowded Playoff Race

AP | DAVE CAMPBELL | Posted 11.26.2012 | Sports

MINNEAPOLIS — This hasn't been the smoothest of seasons for C.C. Sabathia. He's still coming through when it counts for the New York Yankees. S...

Double Trouble: 'Twin' Losses Keep Tigers From Tying Sox

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 09.24.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT -- The Minnesota Twins played the Detroit Tigers with only pride at stake. That was enough....

Cabrera Wows The Opposition

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 11.22.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — If Ron Gardenhire had a vote for AL MVP, he would cast it for Miguel Cabrera. "I'm just tipping my hat to Cabrera, he's the best play...

WATCH: White Sox Outfielder Pitchers Scoreless Ninth Inning

Posted 09.06.2012 | Sports

DeWayne Wise has had a pretty eventful summer. In addition to benefitting from one of the worst blown calls by an MLB official this year, the rese...

Rios Homers Twice In Sox Win Over Twins

AP | Posted 09.06.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Alex Rios homered twice and drove in a career-high six runs to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 6-2 win over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesda...

White Sox Trounced 18-9 By Twins

AP | Posted 09.05.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Dewayne Wise never expected to take the mound this season. The reserve outfielder certainly didn't think he would pitch for two different t...

Beckham Hits 2-Run Homer In Sox Win Over Twins

AP | Posted 09.04.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Gordon Beckham hit a two-run homer and Hector Santiago won in his first major league start as the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota Twin...

Report: MLB 2014 All-Star Game Goes To..

AP | DAVE CAMPBELL | Posted 10.28.2012 | Sports

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Twins will host the 2014 All-Star game at Target Field. A person with knowledge of the decision, speaking to The As...

A's Turn Triple Play

AP | Posted 08.23.2012 | Sports

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Oakland Athletics turned the third triple play in the major leagues this season during the fifth inning of Tuesday night's game...

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?

Scherzer Recovers, Tigers Take Down Twins

AP | DAVE CAMPBELL | Posted 08.16.2012 | Detroit

MINNEAPOLIS -- Tigers starter Max Scherzer was visibly frustrated on the mound when he walked the first two Twins he faced in the second inning. Sche...

Does This Look Like A Playoff Team To You?

AP | Posted 10.15.2012 | Detroit

MINNEAPOLIS — Miguel Cabrera became the first player to reach 100 RBIs this season with a run-scoring single and Doug Fister pitched eight stron...

Sanchez Shelled In Tigers' 9-3 Loss To Twins

AP | Posted 08.14.2012 | Detroit

MINNEAPOLIS -- Anibal Sanchez is having a hard time against American League hitters. Making his fourth start for the Detroit Tigers since coming over...

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...