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2 hrs ago | Star Tribune
Patrick Reusse has been covering sports in the Twin Cities since 1968. He has been a Star Tribune sports columnist since 1988.
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6 hrs ago | BleacherReport
Justin Verlander is healthy and on the path back to reclaiming his throne as the top pitcher in the American League.
11 hrs ago | Rant Sports
The last of this offseason's top free agents, Ervin Santana , still does not have a home for the 2014 season.
14 hrs ago | Deep Left Field
Mar 10, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Chicago White Sox players celebrate a win over the Milwaukee Brewers in a spring training game at Maryvale Baseball Park.
Peter Bourjos and Jon Jay are sharing the field this afternoon, but what might be the most important spring training battle of all continues as Shelby Miller's "other" pitches take up arms against the idea that they don't actually exist.
Mere hours after smacking his first home run of the spring, #1 MLB.com prospect CF Byron Buxton was sent across the way to minor league camp by the Minnesota Twins .
It took a decade for the Royals finally to achieve a winning season, and they're still in search of their first playoff berth since 1985.
After speculation grew that he wouldn't survive his 12th season as the Twins' manager, Ron Gardenhire is back with a new two-year contract.
True this is about a few weeks old, but the Minneapolis Metrodome is close to death.
If the Cactus League rotation is played out as is through March, the left-hander would take the mound on the club's scheduled off-day of March 20 against Minor League competition and then again on Tuesday, March 25 at home against the Rockies.
I've been watching the MLB Network and they're doing the 30 Teams in 30 Days and probably the most intriguing team is Kansas City.
The Chicago White Sox are known for their wheeling and dealing, so it's not surprising they had one of the busiest -- and possibly best -- offseasons of any team after going 63-99 and finishing in the AL Central cellar.
The American Airlines flight 4222 from Chicago was parked away from the terminals.
A U.S. Army general accused of sexual assault was set to plead guilty to three lesser charges Thursday in a move that his lawyer says will strengthen his position going into trial.
We're nearing the halfway point in Spring Training, and that makes now a good time to check in on the teams.