Minnesota Sports
  • Reliever Michael Tonkin was playing pepper!​

    A Grand Slam Evening!   The Twins Celebrity Waiter Dinner, started by Michael Cuddyer 10 years ago, was a smashing success again this year — but it is now known as the Grand Slam Dinner. …

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    24 Aug 16
  • Chase Field was in the baseball tour!

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    23 Aug 16
  • winfield puckett hall of fame 001

    TWINS TALK Story and Photos by Gordy Jones A Salute to Dave Winfield In the mid-1970s, I was working at the St. Paul Pioneer Press Dispatch as a courier. At the same time, I was …

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    17 Aug 16
  • When Sano doesn't strike out, he can hit the ball a mile.

    Twins are Picking up the Slack   The Twins played .500 baseball between June 1 and August 11. If they could eliminate April and May, it would be a salvageable season. I asked myself, “What …

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    11 Aug 16
  • Capture

    Versatile VavraStory and Photos by Gordy Jones One of the key figures on the Twins’ coaching staff is their bench coach, the unassuming Joe Vavra. Joe always appears laid back, but he’s one of the …

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    14 Jul 16
  • Home of the Mudhens!

    TWINS TALKPhotos and Stories by Gordy JonesHats Off To Eduardo! Since someone has to represent the Twins at the 2016 All-Star Game, I’m happy that it’s Eduardo Nunez. He’s a good guy who is having …

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    08 Jul 16
  • Kepler loves being at Target Field.​

    Twins TalkStories and Photos by Gordy Jones Standing Tall While growing up in Arecibo, Puerto Rico, Twins catcher Juan Centeno was always a little shorter than average. He loved baseball and, like other kids, dreamed …

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    30 Jun 16
  • Morning Sports – June 25

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    25 Jun 16