| Apr 22, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Buck Showalter and the Orioles are obviously set at catcher with Matt Wieters, who has represented the club at the All-Star Game the past two years and has a pair of Gold Glove awards collecting dust somewhere.
But Showalter is also quite fond of backup...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Right-hander Miguel Gonzalez probably delivered the sharpest outing during the first spin through the Orioles starting rotation, but he will not pitch in the three-game series against the Red Sox at Fenway Park. His regular turn would have come Tuesday,...
| May 11, 2012
| 1:05 AM
HIGH SCHOOL TRACK AND FIELD
Hamlin Last Chance at Hayti, 4 p.m.
Little Moreau Conference Meet at Lemmon, 10 a.m.
Waubay Legion Meet, 2 p.m.
COLLEGE TRACK AND FIELD
Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championships at Bismarck, N.D....
| Sep 1, 2012
| 4:11 PM
Justin Morneau drove in two runs and Minnesota rookie Cole De Vries beat the Kansas City Royals again 3-1 on Saturday in the first game of a doubleheader.
De Vries (4-5) has four career victories and three of them are against the Royals. He limited...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 8:34 PM
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 Twins 4-2 on Monday night.
After falling out of sole possession of first place in the AL Central on Sunday night...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 2:42 PM
Trevor Plouffe homered twice, Josh Willingham and Drew Butera had one each and the Minnesota Twins came back from four runs down to take a big lead, then held on to beat the Kansas City Royals 10-8 Sunday.
With one run already across in the sixth,...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 6:11 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — Joe Mauer will be representing the Minnesota Twins at the All-Star Game. Josh Willingham, however, might be the team’s most valuable player at this point.
He came through again in the clutch Sunday.
Trevor Plouffe homered...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 3:50 PM
MINNEAPOLIS – Orioles manager Buck Showalter calls the month following the All-Star break the true dog days of summer. It’s the critical time of the baseball season when the game is a matter of survival through injuries and fatigue, the time...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 1:05 AM
KANSAS CITY, MO. - The latest version of Nick Blackburn is back - without a beard - to prove he can bring reliability to a beleaguered Twins rotation.
Perhaps he pulled out the trimmers as a symbolic fresh start. Maybe he knew he would be pitching in 95-...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 5:28 AM
CLEVELAND — Tsuyoshi Nishioka’s sacrifice fly scored the go-ahead run in the ninth inning and the Minnesota Twins rallied for a 7-5 victory over Cleveland, sending the Indians to their 11th straight loss.
Minnesota scored three times off All-...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 5:53 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Twins’ starter Nick Blackburn knew the Tampa Bay Rays were going to be swinging early.
With his location off, he couldn’t stop the aggressive Tampa Bay hitters. Desmond Jennings singled on the first pitch of...