Third in a three-part series on the state of baseball: Speeding up and improving for future fans requires radical fixes. Not everyone agrees what those changes might be a decade from now. But it's coming.
The Twins' slugger traveled to the Dominican Republic due to an illness in his family. He'll be back in Fort Myers on Friday.
Cleveland just traded a top catching prospect for two relievers, including Chaska's Brad Hand. Does that remind fans of a certain deal that cost the Twins prospect-turned-All Star Wilson Ramos?
The Twins have gotten a bargain on Brian Dozier since signing him for $30,000 in July 2009. Now, a playoff contender is likely to get the same in July 2018 by trading for him.
"From halfway through 2016 and the first part of 2017, I lost sight of how good I could possibly be," Twins starting pitcher Kyle Gibson said.
Their 9-2 homestand before the All-Star break closed gap on the Indians before July 31 deadline.
Besides an electronic strike zone, pitch clock and a ban on infield shifts, here are five other changes Major League Baseball could have in place by 2028
Baseball is a sport that has seldom altered its rules, although recent years have seen a number of changes implemented in the major leagues
Hader is probably going to get some unpaid time off for his racist, homophobic and sexist tweets. He deserves that. Then he’s probably going to get a chance to move on and learn from this. He deserves that, too.
"There's no excuse for what was said," Brewers reliever Josh Hader said. "I'm deeply sorry for what I've said and what's been going on. It doesn't reflect any of my beliefs going on now."
As part of the Star Tribune's three-part series on analytics and the future of baseball, Chris Hine, Joe Christensen and Chip Scoggins joined Michael Rand for a discussion about what Major League Baseball gets right and what things it needs to change going forward.
The Twins understand Miguel Sano's situation, and also considered that it is All-Star week and he has not had a break yet.
Back-to-back home runs by Houston's George Springer and Alex Bregman in the 10th inning capped a wild All-Star game in Washington, won 8-6 by the visiting American League.
For the second consecutive year, the Star Tribune's Patrick Reusse is up for the top honor for baseball writing.
Free agency and the use of the designated hitter in the National League were hot topics during All-Star festivities in Washington.
The combined 10 home runs by the American and National Leagues on Tuesday night shattered the previous All-Star Game record of six
A look back at the Midsummer Classic.
The Twins young righthander, one of six Puerto Ricans in the game will see action in his first ever All-Star Game appointment
The Twins have a history of coming from behind in the second half of the season to make the playoffs.
Those who know Jose Berrios say he carries himself as if he knows he's good — but he backs it up with work he does behind the scenes. That intersection of talent and sweat that has his career ascending.