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Jason Kubel

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  • Twins rout the Indians for Gardenhire's 1,000th career victory

    CLEVELAND One batter into Ron Gardenhire's managing career, he already owned a 1-0 lead, and a reason to trust his own instincts. Twelve years and four days later, he still does and those instincts have placed him in some hallowed company. Brian Dozier...
  • Wild finish for White Sox in 7-6 victory over Twins

    Wild finish for White Sox in 7-6 victory over Twins
    Leury Garcia filled in for Conor Gillaspie in the White Sox lineup Wednesday at U.S. Cellular Field because Gillaspie was out with the flu. And more than four hours later, as the temperature began to dip below freezing, Garcia rescued a sparse, cold...
  • Twins roster taking shape

    FORT MYERS, Fla. Josmil Pinto and Jason Kubel locked up roster spots, Matt Guerrier and Michael Tonkin failed to win them, and Jason Bartlett has a few more days to convince the Twins' decision-makers that he's worth one again. Minnesota's roster is much...
  • Twins might lose a Diamond

    FORT MYERS, Fla. The Twins might be forced to cut ties Thursday with one of the better bargains they have uncovered lately. Maybe that's symbolic because the Twins believe that money isn't their biggest problem anymore. Scott Diamond, a Rule 5 draft...
  • Phil Rogers unveils what to look for in 2nd half

    Phil Rogers unveils what to look for in 2nd half
    Five most interesting teams 1. Pirates: They haven't had a winning season since 1992 but might be the best team in the majors right now. They have pitching, defense and enough hitting with Andrew McCutchen, Pedro Alvarez and Starling Marte. Manager Clint...
  • Expect swift justice in Biogenesis scandal

    Expect swift justice in Biogenesis scandal
    Here's hoping Dave Dombrowski, Jon Daniels and Billy Beane didn't put too much stock into the headline on ESPN.com last Tuesday. Unless you're a team like the Red Sox, Rays, Orioles and Indians. Then you hope reports the Biogenesis suspensions won't...
  • Dodgers-Diamondbacks brawl: a test of baseball etiquette

    Dodgers pitcher Zack Greinke was right. Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Ian Kennedy was wrong. At the risk of sounding like baseball's Mr. Manners, that's the bottom line in the hit-batters exchange that sparked Tuesday night's basebrawl between the...
  • Leftover notes from my night at the #Phillies and a memorable come-from-behind win

     
    For at least a couple of nights, the Phillies have given their fans some hope and reminded them of the magic of the past five seasons. Stranger things have happened, but they've still got a real long way to go. Certainly, they're still a team worth...
  • Position analysis: Streaky Viciedo steps up

    Position analysis: Streaky Viciedo steps up
    The late Loyd Christopher, a longtime scout who played briefly for the White Sox, told a disappointed group of high school players more than 30 years ago that statistics "don't mean a thing." That proved true last spring for left fielder Dayan Viciedo,...
  • Phil Rogers' MLB power rankings

    Phil Rogers' MLB power rankings
    1. Nationals (3): While the spotlight has been on the highly debated Stephen Strasburg decision, Davey Johnson's lineup came together in late August and rolls toward the first playoff baseball Washington has seen since 1933. Bryce Harper and friends hit...
  • Power rankings: No. 24 Twins

    Power rankings: No. 24 Twins
    Fans in St. Louis have it easy. They're merely conflicted about who to blame for Albert Pujols' departure. The feelings of many Twins fans are much more awkward. Everyone loves Joe Mauer, don't they? But business is business, and the hometown icon has...
  • Why Dodgers -- despite it all -- can still win the NL West

     
    Despite everything they've been through, and coming off a mediocre season, the Dodgers can win the National League West, where parity still rules....