| Jun 12, 2013
| 10:30 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Clete Thomas had a career-high four hits for Minnesota and came home on a wild pitch for the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, giving the Twins a 4-3 victory over Philadelphia to stick the Phillies with their fifth straight loss.
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:22 PM
Never underestimate Mike Ilitch's appetite for a championship.
While the Tigers loved what they got from Anibal Sanchez a year ago, they didn't have $80 million budgeted to keep him off the free-agent market. But that's what Dave Dombrowski persuaded...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 11:18 AM
The Philadelphia Phillies have given Delmon Young a huge incentive to shed a few pounds.
$600,000 worth of motivation, to be precise.
According to the Associated Press, Young will be weighed by the Phillies six times this season and each time that he'...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 8:18 PM
Opening day for the Lehigh Valley IronPigs is on April 4, precisely 10 weeks or 70 days from Thursday night, and assistant GM Howard Scharf happily pointed out: "We've already had our first sellout of 2013."
That's right, a sellout crowd of 1,100 at the...
| May 15, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Orioles right-hander Miguel Gonzalez, who has not pitched since developing a deep blister on his right thumb May 3 in Anaheim, is getting closer to appearing in a big league game.
Gonzalez threw 35 pitches in a bullpen session Wednesday, the last few...
| May 12, 2013
| 8:44 AM
Baseball, perhaps more than any other sport, is a game of strategy. The glory is, that with 162 games, managers and coaches get the chance to tinker with things much more than football, ice hockey and basketball coaches.
The downside to that is it means...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 5:28 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Charlie Manuel doesn't want Carlos Ruiz to feel like he has to be the savior when he comes back.
To that, I say, "Good luck, Chooch."
With the way the Phillies played in their first 23 games, how can the Phillies catcher, who...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 10:13 PM
Northern State at Mary, 1 p.m. doubleheader
Major League Baseball—Minnesota Twins at Detroit Tigers, Noon (FXSP); Washington Nationals at Atlanta Braves, 6 p.m. (ESPN)
| Apr 22, 2013
| 10:10 PM
|HIGH SCHOOL TRACK AND FIELD|
Northern Hills Invitational at Belle Fourche, noon MDT
|COLLEGE TRACK AND FIELD|
Northern State at Concordia Cobber Twilight Meet
Major League Baseball—Chicago Cubs at Cincinnati...
| Jan 22, 2012
| 5:38 PM
Fans in St. Louis have it easy. They're merely conflicted about who to blame for Albert Pujols' departure. The feelings of many Twins fans are much more awkward.
Everyone loves Joe Mauer, don't they? But business is business, and the hometown icon has...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 4:24 AM
They are both hot teams. Detroit swept the Yankees, the Giants clipped the Cardinals three straight times. But the oddsmakers are more impressed with the Tigers entering the World Series, which begins Wednedsay night. Here are the odds presented by RJ...