Patrick Reusse | Star Tribune
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Patrick Reusse is a sports columnist who writes two to three columns per week. He also can be heard on AM-1500 KSTP from 3 to 6 p.m. weekdays.

Reusse: From Gophers to Canada, Streveler redeems himself at QB

Two years after transferring from the Gophers to South Dakota, Chris Streveler is in the CFL with Winnipeg.

Reusse: Back from Italy, Seliger-Swenson can 'dream' of Gophers in local Final Four

Now a senior, Gophers volleyball setter Samantha Seliger-Swenson is five weeks away from starting what could be a memorable season. This year's NCAA Final Four is at Target Center.

Reusse: Cave thriving as Option A in place of struggling Buxton

Jake Cave comes from a part of the country that is rich with major league talent and, among others he admired growing up, was former Twins star Michael Cuddyer.

Reusse: Say what you will, but Thibs has Wolves on winning track

Making headway in the Western Conference is going to be tough, but the fans have returned to Target Center.

Reusse: Maybe Twins are better off not spending

There is a Twins pattern in this failed decade: Record payrolls lead to lousy records.

Milroy's big rhubarb

For decades, the town ball tradition in Milroy, Minn., was as deep-rooted a local summer treasure as any in similar locales across Minnesota. The descendants…

Reusse: When teams like Twins lack a good catcher, it's a sure sign of trouble

Through Twins history, the good runs — starting with Earl Battey in the 1960s, ending with A.J. Pierzynski and Joe Mauer from 2001-10 — have included catchers who could receive and could hit.

Reusse: Coomer's love affair with Cubs, Chicago still brightly burns

The former Twins infielder and broadcaster seized the opportunity to return to the North Side in 2014.

Legendary Bill Veeck was as colorful as they came

The longtime MLB owner was revered among the Wrigley Field Bleacher Bums.

Reusse: Wrigleyville is home to many happy Cubs fans these days

An always-popular team seems to be even more so since winning it all two years ago.