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Down On The FarmHappy Thanksgiving from the Cedar Rapids Kernels! The Kernels main office will be closed on Thursday, November 27 and Friday,...Baseball Club Will Again Warm Holiday for Local FamiliesAnother day, another fan-favorite among Red Wings fans has re-signed with the Minnesota Twins. On Wednesday, 2014 Red Wings T...Red Wings' infielder James Beresford and outfielder Eric Farris have re-signed minor league contracts for the 2015 season wit...The annual December Sidewalk Sale will be at the CenturyLink Sports Complex on Saturday, December 6 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.The Rochester Red Wings are beginning a #ShowUsYourWings campaign on Twitter as we attempt to collect photos from fans wearin...The Twins have hired Rochester Red Wings manager Gene Glynn to be their third base coach. Glynn was 226-206 in three years as...The Cedar Rapids Kernels are seeking nominations for their second annual Military Heroes Baseball card set. The card set will...Choose a Holiday Pack that's just right for the person who will receive and enjoy the gift - and just right for your budget.Rochester Red Wings starting pitcher Logan Darnell made significant contributions both on and off the baseball diamond in 201...The Cedar Rapids Kernels donated their share of the Midwest League fine money, collected from the 16 MWL clubs, to the HACAP ...FORT MYERS, Fla. (October 15, 2014) - The Fort Myers Miracle are pleased to announce the hiring of Bill Levy as the new Direc...DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (October 10, 2014) - Florida State League President Chuck Murphy announced the 2014 Florida State League ...FORT MYERS, Fla. (October 9, 2014) - The Florida State League honored the Fort Myers Miracle last month with the league's nom...FORT MYERS, Fla. (October 2, 2014) - In September, the Minnesota Twins announced that pitcher Tim Shibuya was selected as the...The sale of the Waterloo Bucks of the Northwoods League to the Cedar Rapids Ball Club, Inc.is official. Cedar Rapids Ball Clu...The Cedar Rapids Kernels partnered with three local companies during the 2014 season to raise over $35,000 for local charitie...Rock Cats sign PDC with Colorado Rockies for 2015-2016DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (September 8, 2014) - Jason Kanzler's two-run homer in the eleventh inning propelled the Fort Myers Mirac...DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (September 6, 2014) - Wilson Contreras extended the Daytona Cubs season at least one more day with an eig...
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It has come to this for Joe Mauer. In the eighth inning of a tie game with runners on second and third and one out, manager Buck Showalter decided that the Orioles should pitch to Mauer (albeit bringing in a … Continue reading
Trevor Plouffe‘s solo home run in the seventh inning would not appear to be notable at first glance, especially since the Twins would muster no more offense in their 9-1 loss at Oriole Park at Camden Yards last night. That … Continue reading
The Twins beat up on the Detroit Tigers 20-6 last night at Target Field in front of 29,394 fans that had to watch 3 hours and 59 minutes of baseball if they wanted to see the games final pitch. The … Continue reading
Is baseball sending another mixed message by naming Orioles outfielder Nelson Cruz to the American League All-Star team? I know, the fans elected Cruz to be the AL starting DH but Bud Selig and MLB could have stopped that dead … Continue reading
Three Wins In Three Games For Kyle Gibson Kyle Gibson pitched eight innings and did not allow a run in his victory against the Blue Jays on Thursday afternoon. Gibson has won all three of his games for the Twins … Continue reading
The Twins and GM Terry Ryan keep working to improve the team with Christmas just around the corner and Spring Training just 50 or so days away. Yesterday the Twins announced that they had traded catcher/outfielder Ryan Doumit to the Atlanta … Continue reading
In a major deal the Minnesota Twins trade pitchers Dean Chance and Bob Miller, outfielder Ted Uhlaender, and 3B Graig Nettles to the Cleveland Indians for pitchers Luis Tiant and Stan Williams. The Twins were fresh off a 97-65 season but … Continue reading
Garrabrant (Brant) Ryerson Alyea was born in Passaic, New Jersey and will turn 73 on December 8th. His father’ s family was Dutch. Brant attended Rutherford High School, where he was famous for his long home runs. The 6’5″ right-handed hitting Alyea received a … Continue reading
At the conclusion of every season the members of the Baseball Bloggers Alliance (BBA) are asked to submit their ballots for the top awards across baseball. Each of these awards is named in honor of a player that epitomized a similar role … Continue reading
Two days have past since Terry Ryan and the Twins announced that they have extended manager Ron Gardenhire‘s contract by two years and the sky has not fallen as yet. I was in favor of Gardenhire being kept on as the … Continue reading
A’s pound Twins 18-3 Each of the nine players in the A’s starting lineup had at least one RBI and one run scored in the team’s 18-3 pounding of the Twins on Wednesday. That marked only the third time in … Continue reading
Baltimore Orioles Jesse Orosco set a major league record by pitching in his 1,072nd game, breaking a tie with Dennis Eckersley atop the career list. The 42-year-old Orosco took the mound with two outs in the seventh inning of Baltimore’s … Continue reading
Since the all-star break I have found it difficult to sit down and come up with something interesting to write about the Minnesota Twins. It is not the Twins fault, they have won two series (Indians and Angels) in a row and … Continue reading
Recently I was lucky enough to have an opportunity to interview 1995 AL Rookie of the Year Marty Cordova. We talked about Marty’s nine-year big league career from the time he was drafted by Minnesota in the tenth round of the 1989 draft … Continue reading
5/31/1976 – With trade rumors running rampant due to how poorly salary negotiations had progressed, Bert Blyleven walked off the mound after pitching a complete game at the Met in front of 8,379 fans trailing the California Angels 3-1. … Continue reading
5/24/1964 – Harmon Killebrew of the Minnesota Twins hit the longest home run in Baltimore’s Memorial Stadium, a 471-foot shot to left-center off right-hander Milt Pappas in the 8th inning of a 7-6 loss to the Orioles in game two of a … Continue reading
The Twins announced after yesterdays win in Baltimore that Tyler Robertson was optioned to AAA Rochester and that Anthony Swarzak was on his way off the 15 day DL to join the Twins. A lot of people like Robertson but … Continue reading
Legendary Hall of Fame Baltimore Orioles manager Earl Weaver passed away earlier today at the age of 82. Weaver was traveling on an Orioles fantasy cruise in the Caribbean when he collapsed in his room with wife, Maryanne, at … Continue reading
The major league baseball season is a real grind, you are scheduled to play 162 games in about 185 days give or take and that includes travel time. I am not even going to mention spring training and the post … Continue reading
The Washington Senators played in Washington D.C. from 1901 through 1960. During those 60 years the team played 9,188 games and had 4,223 wins, 4,864 losses and 101 ties to show for their efforts. Excluding the tie games the Senators had … Continue reading
The 2012 baseball season was not a great season for the Minnesota Twins or their fans but there are teams, players and managers that had a great year and one that they will remember for a long time. Now that … Continue reading