Posts Tagged: MINNESOTA TWINS

CHRIS COLABELLO

Chris Colabello Hit A 2-Run Bomb While His Mom Was Being Interviewed In The Stands

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Twins first baseman Chris Colabello gave his mom the ultimate birthday present, as he smashed a homer while she was talking to a reporter.

2014 NCAA TOURNAMENT

The Minnesota Twins Played A Delightfully Mean Prank On Mike Pelfrey

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Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire played a little NCAA Tournament prank on his pitcher and Wichita State alum Mike Pelfrey.

AROLDIS CHAPMAN

This Week's Most Exciting Baseball Moment Happened In A Bear's Mouth

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T.C. Bear, giant bear mascot of the Minnesota Twins, made a great catch in the stands during Spring Training. Also, Aroldis Chapman might be dead.

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Pour One Out For Kirby Puckett And Watch The Metrodome Take Its Final Breath

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Say goodbye to Minnesota's Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome, which was deflated for the last time over the weekend. A new stadium will be built on its grounds.

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Ham And Squints From ‘The Sandlot’ Reunited At A Twins Game Last Month?

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I really don’t know how stories of this magnitude can just slip through the cracks sometimes, but it happens and even the all-knowing Internet is incapable of being perfect.

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Oakland A's Turn a Triple Play

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Josh Donaldson hauls in a chopper, steps on third and fires to second base, where Adam Rosales hangs tough to turn a triple play.

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Minnesota Twins Bat Boy #cantgetit

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Yesterday we shared with you a clip of <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/07/phillies-ball-girl-genevieve-haney-gallery-catch-video#page/1" target="_blank">Philadelphia Phillies ballgirl Genevieve Haney snagging a foul ball</a> and paired it with a dozen or so Instagram photos of her sunbathing or hanging out with the Phillie Phanatic.

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Twins Fan Shaves Joe Mauer Jersey into Back

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Sports jerseys are so expensive these days.

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This Is Why You Don't Wear Red Sox Gear Or Walk Into Face Kicks At Yankee Stadium

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I'd like to preface this story by saying I'm a diehard Cleveland Indians fan.

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The Dugout Opening Days ’12: Minnesota Twins

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In "piece of information included in passing that we're contractually obligated to cover" news: [Minnesota Twins star Justin] Morneau has been taking infield before every game, and said he also expects to be play some first base before that series in Milwaukee.

2011 WORLD SERIES

One Of These Guys Sounds Excited About Seeing You Tonight

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Game 7 of the World Series goes down tonight, and I think I'd be a bad sports blogger if I didn't tell you to put aside whatever reservations you have about watching boring-old baseball and watch it.

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Hey Guys: Jim Thome Could Return To Tribe

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In news that could make me the happiest blogger who also runs a Jim Thome-themed baseball webcomic on the entire Internet, Minnesota Twins designated hitter <a href="http://msn.foxsports.com/mlb/story/MLB-Jim-Thome-claimed-by-cleveland-indians-jason-kubel-chicago-white-sox-082511">Jim Thome was claimed on waivers</a> by the Cleveland Indians.

CHUCK THOME

The Dugout: Thome At 600

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<a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2011/08/congratulations-jim-thome-dont-get-anybody-pregnant">Jim Thome hit his 600th home run</a>.

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Congratulations, Jim Thome, Don't Get Anybody Pregnant

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Jim Thome’s back was aching, his toe was throbbing and his quad was cramping, turning his pursuit of 600 home runs into a painful endeavor that made him wonder if he would even reach the milestone before season’s end.

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Morning Links: Thome Time

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Three really cool things about this year's AL Central: 1.

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Harmon Killebrew, Justin Morneau Enter Hospice Care

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Baseball Hall of Famer and Minnesota Twins legend Harmon Killebrew said on Friday that he's ending his battle with esophageal cancer, and plans live out the final days of his life in hospice care.

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Joe Mauer is Looking California and Feeling Minnesota

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At the risk of ruining a perfectly cromulent <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/tag/the-dugout">Dugout</a>, I wanted to share the latest commercial from Explore Minnesota, a group hoping to embiggen the state's tourism.

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The Dugout: AL Central Folklore

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The Minnesota Twins always have great commercials, but they've outdone themselves by adhering to one simple rule: dressing Jim Thome up as things = comedy.


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