| May 16, 2011
| 10:12 PM
At this point, the only thing Michael Pineda seems to be missing is a nickname.
Otherwise, the Mariners' 22-year-old rookie right-hander possesses most of the makings of a future star in the Major Leagues. His talents were on display on Monday night in a...
| May 17, 2011
| 10:13 PM
On a night Felix Hernandez and Francisco Liriano engaged in a pitcher's duel for much of the evening, a pair of first-inning walks by the Mariners ace wound up being the difference in a 2-1 loss to Minnesota at Safeco Field.
The Twins snapped a nine-game...
| May 30, 2011
Alex Avila's double rattled along the short fence near the left-field line before the ball bounced up toward a fan standing in a small seating area jutting out toward the field.
The umpires halted play, conferred briefly and then made the game's decisive...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Scott Baker proved the ideal elixir for a Minnesota Twins team made sick by the Detroit Tigers.
Baker (8-5) returned from the disabled list and worked five scoreless innings, allowing just three hits while striking out five, to lead the Twins to a 4-1...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 5:00 PM
No. 5 Diamondbacks: 26th in a series countdown to spring training. Next: Rays.
Good players carry themselves a certain way. They're respected by teammates, which gives them a sense of security that fosters confidence. They know who they are, even if it...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 2:09 PM
Before they went upscale at Target Field, the word that best described the Twins varied according to whether they made the playoffs. They were efficient in the good years, cheap in the other ones.
The cost of everything has soared post-Metrodome,...