4/18: Twins Beat Milwaukee Brewers 7-4 in Rain-Shortened Game
By Tom Schreier - Apr 19, 2016
Yesterday it went 12 innings; Tuesday night it went six. Both games lasted a long time. A rain delay lasted over two hours, but cut the game […]
4/18: GM Terry Ryan on Bringing Ron Gardenhire Back
By Tom Schreier - Apr 18, 2016
The Minnesota Twins have brought former manager Ron Gardenhire back as a special assistant to general manager Terry Ryan. Some fans will deplore this move, seeing it […]
4/18: Plouffe on His Status, Molitor on Facing the Brewers, Gardy’s Return
By Tom Schreier - Apr 18, 2016
We’ve got some ominous weather here at Target Field. After a 12-inning game yesterday, everybody’s hoping that the weather doesn’t interfere with tonight’s contest between the Minnesota […]
At Long Last, the Minnesota Timberwolves Have a Good Thing Going
By Tom Schreier - Apr 18, 2016
I think we can have something pretty special here in Minnesota. — Former interim coach Sam Mitchell at practice before the team’s final game this year The […]
4/17: Twins Sweep Los Angeles Angels with 3-2 12th Inning Win
By Tom Schreier - Apr 17, 2016
It took 12 innings, but the Minnesota Twins are now 3-9 after sweeping the Los Angeles Angels. Michael Tonkin, who pitched 2.0 innings in relief, gets the […]
4/17: GM Terry Ryan on Arcia, Park’s Home Run, Cuddyer’s Return; Injury Update
By Tom Schreier - Apr 17, 2016
Danny Santana is doing well, Byron Buxton is close to ready and Glen Perkins is doing maintenance on his rotator cuff, according to Minnesota Twins GM Terry […]
4/17: Molitor on Park’s bomb, Gibson, Suzuki and More
By Tom Schreier - Apr 17, 2016
Greetings from Target Field, where the Minnesota Twins (2-9) are looking to sweep the Los Angeles Angels (5-6). Righty Kyle Gibson (0-2, 4.22 ERA) vs. righty Nick […]
4/15: Twins Win First Game of the Year, Defeat L.A. Angels 5-4
By Tom Schreier - Apr 16, 2016
The Minnesota Twins losing streak is over. Win No. 1 comes at the expense of the Los Angeles Angels, who were on a four-game win streak before […]
4/15: Buxton Injury Update, Nunez Leading Off and Other Notes
By Tom Schreier - Apr 15, 2016
It’s Jackie Robinson day today! All players are wearing No. 42 in his honor. Just FYI, there’s a new Ken Burns documentary out on him that brings […]
4/14: Twins Are 0-9 After 3-1 Loss to Chicago White Sox
By Tom Schreier - Apr 14, 2016
Paul Molitor is feeling everyone’s pain. “It’s getting harder,” the manager said after a 3-1 loss to the Chicago White Sox, “to come up with words.” The […]
4/11: Houston Rockets Beat Timberwolves 129-105
By Tom Schreier - Apr 11, 2016
The Houston Rockets beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 129-105 on Monday night. James Harden had 34 points, Trevor Ariza 21 and Dwight Howard 19. Shabazz Muhammad led the […]
The Minnesota Wild are a Ticking Time Bomb
By Tom Schreier - Apr 11, 2016
It was a very strange season. The reason for that I don’t know. — Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk at the conclusion of the season on Saturday Nobody […]