| Mar 17, 2013
| 5:41 PM
J.J. Hardy was 1-for-22 for the spring heading into his second at-bat on Sunday against the Minnesota Twins.
Then he turned on a 91-mph fastball from Vance Worley and sent it over the left-field wall for his first home run in Grapefruit League action....
| Feb 25, 2013
| 9:01 PM
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Justin Morneau was on Vance Worley's side this time.
That's the way the right-hander likes it.
Morneau hit a three-run double for Minnesota and the newcomer Worley pitched two scoreless innings in his spring debut...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:22 PM
Never underestimate Mike Ilitch's appetite for a championship.
While the Tigers loved what they got from Anibal Sanchez a year ago, they didn't have $80 million budgeted to keep him off the free-agent market. But that's what Dave Dombrowski persuaded...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 12:37 PM
The Minnesota Twins have agreed with right-hander Mike Pelfrey on a $4 million, one-year contract.
Pelfrey was an innings eater during a four-year run with the New York Mets before missing almost all of last season after Tommy John surgery. He went 50-54...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 11:06 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Righthander Kevin Correia’s signing with the Twins could be announced as soon as today, with the deal pending a physical. The contract is reportedly for two years and $10 million.
Correia, 12-11 with a 4.21 ERA last season with...
| May 11, 2013
| 8:46 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Steve Johnson might have been the best feel-good story in an Orioles season filled with them last year.
The local boy, St. Paul's graduate and son of a former Oriole stormed onto the big league stage and won all four of his decisions,...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 11:41 PM
NBA Basketball--Boston Celtics at Philadelphia 76ers, 6 p.m. (ESPN); Cleveland Cavaliers at Minnesota Timberwolves, 7 p.m. (FXSP); Los Angeles Lakers at Oklahoma City Thunder, 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)
Men’s College Hockey--Michigan State...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 11:29 PM
The decision to postpone the Twins’ game against the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday at Target Field because of bad weather means the Twins will wind up with three off days in a five-day stretch.
The Twins’ game against the New York Mets on...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 11:17 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- John Buck kept up his powerful start with a grand slam, his fourth home run in the last four games, and the New York Mets beat the Minnesota Twins 16-5 as snowflakes fell at Target Field on Friday night.
Buck became only the fourth...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 9:26 PM
Batter up? More like bundle up.
The Detroit Tigers open the season today in frosty Minnesota, where forecasts call for temperature in the low 30s at game time at outdoor Target Field. The wind chill is expected to be around 20 degrees. So the Tigers...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 12:19 PM
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Batter up? More like bundle up.
The Detroit Tigers open the season on Monday in frosty Minnesota, where forecasts call for temperature in the low 30s at game time at outdoor Target Field. The wind chill is expected to be...