While Joe Mauer's season numbers still don’t look great — .262 average, .695 OPS — his batting average has climbed 37 points already in May while his OPS has jumped 149 points.
This weekend’s softball action in Alabama provided a convenient narrative for those who doubted the Gophers softball team. But here's why that point of view is suspect.
On Oct. 12, 1989, the Vikings did something that they thought would push them over the edge and finally help the franchise win a Super Bowl. Maybe you remember how that went.
Because of four weather postponements and six scheduled off days between the start of the season and Wednesday, the Twins played just 35 games in 45 days.
Treat this as more of a coincidental moment in time than a wholesale critique of some of the Twins’ roster moves over the past couple seasons.
The Saints claim they got more than four million suggestions for this year’s pig. But we're assuming that's part of the gag.
Gisele Bundchen, famous in her own right but also married to Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, said Wednesday that Brady had a concussion last year. And apparently it wasn’t his first one
While there are no plans anytime soon to remove Mariucci and Williams from the building names, a University of Minnesota official said adding a sponsor name to those buildings and their existing names is a “possibility.”
Neither Sano nor Buxton made the list last year — instead, both had to settle for “honorable mention” as they struggled through seasons in which they produced less than what was expected.
Despite their reputation, the Wolves’ lottery luck has been much better over the last five years. You might even say that it’s been … good?
Whether we’re talking about traditional data or more advanced metrics, the Twins have so far been one of the baseball's top defensive teams this season.
How a team that puts up a 54-3 record and wins the Big Ten championship was not seeded among the top 16 is baffling.
The encounters weren’t just in public, of course. They were even more frequent on social media — particularly Twitter.
The player selected has gone on to have great success in Qatar. Isaiah Thomas has gone on to have great success in the NBA.
Jose Berrios, who is slated to make his 2017 Twins debut Saturday against Cleveland, might be the organization’s most important prospect of them all.
Minnesota teams have a habit of losing in bunches and creating nights (or long weekends) where it seems like nothing goes right.
Getting tough on transgressions — a favorite move in the playbook of organizations trying to appeal to fans — is eventually going to run up squarely against another popular sports story: the notion of redemption.
That question came up on a national level Tuesday night on Twitter in relation to the Sports Emmy awards that were handed out in New York City, Let's take it local.
He’s been spraying the ball to all fields while also hitting with authority, with Tuesday’s 7-2 victory over Chicago providing a good example. Is this the real Buxton?
It might seem like a somewhat bold move, but the idea of revoking season tickets underscores the push-pull teams can feel in the battle against secondary market sellers.