The Twins have played weak sibling against the Yankees for years. In the series opener, though, a couple of traditional roles were reversed.
We asked for ideas last week about how to make baseball better, and there was no shortage of suggestions.
Seventeen-year-old Carter Casey was honored by the Wild in March and inspired people throughout his hometown of Breckenridge.
You can gather around your mobile device tonight to watch the Twins play Houston and the Lynx play Phoenix. Facebook has a deal with MLB and Twitter with the WNBA.
The Twins' Class AAA affiliate will become the Rochester Plates for one game next month, and fans are eating up the merchandise that honors a locally inspired meal.
One issue raised by commissioner Rob Manfred over the All-Star break was the need to be "more aggressive about managing" changes during games. What do you think would improve baseball?
Baseball's web site has a massive database on, among other things, the fastest baserunners in the game. Find out who's No. 1 -- and then take our Twins' speed quiz.
In the first inning of his first minor-league game, first overall MLB draft choice Royce Lewis hit his first home run for the Gulf Coast League Twins.
Jimmy Butler's farewell to Bulls fans helps to explain why people in Chicago will miss him for more than what he did as a basketball player.
Experts, fans and a well-known e-gamer share their takes on Jimmy Butler moving from the Bulls to the Wolves.
A roundup of notes and quotes surrounding Thursday night's mega trade between the Timberwolves and Bulls.
The Gophers got their 19th commitment for the Class of 2018 on Thursday when Bryce Williams committed to Minnesota.
There's nothing resembling consensus about what the Timberwolves will do when they use the seventh pick in the NBA draft. Here's an assortment of predictions.
A self-described "golf nerd," former pro hockey player Ben Clymer got his game in shape for this season and qualified for the Minnesota State Amateur championship.
NHL draft prospect Casey Mittelstadt of Eden Prairie is in Chicago ahead of the draft, but the Cubs proved he's not yet a household name.
As long as you remember that summer league defense doesn't have a lot in common with Big Ten defense, you're not out of line to get excited.
A series of events during the fifth race at Canterbury Park on Sunday came close to a catastrophe that was averted by the quick action of several jockeys in the race.
The Nashville Predators assistant was a Hall of Fame defenseman for the Sabres.
Penguins rookie Jake Guentzel was already a star, but six words might have made him a legend during Wednesday's Stanley Cup victory parade in Pittsburgh.
United begins its 2017 U.S. Open Cup play in a familiar spot: At Kansas City. The two sides played last week. Click here for a live stream of the match.