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Down On The FarmRochester 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...FORT MYERS, Fla. (September 5, 2014) - The Fort Myers Miracle earned a 5-0 shutout victory over the Daytona Cubs in the secon...FORT MYERS, Fla. (September 4, 2014) - Adam Brett Walker homered and drove in two runs to power the Fort Myers Miracle to a 5...FORT MYERS, Fla. (September 3, 2014) - The Fort Myers Miracle advanced to the Florida State League Championship series on Wed...Red Wings pitcher A.J. Achter has been named the Batavia Downs Gaming and Racetrack Player of the Week for the period of Augu...BRADENTON, Fla. (September 2, 2014) - Dalton Hicks picked up a game-winning RBI single in the top of the sixth inning after a...The Red Wings beat the Pawtucket Red Sox 3-1 Monday afternoon at McCoy Field in Rhode Island, in the 2014 season finale for t...The Red Wings' playoff hopes ended Sunday night, in a 10-4 loss to the Pawtucket Red Sox at McCoy Field in Rhode Island.JUPITER, Fla. (August 31, 2014) - The Fort Myers Miracle closed out the regular season with a 14-1 drubbing of the Jupiter Ha...
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Officially ending his Hall of Fame career about six months after MLB owners did it for him, Rod Carew announced his retirement. A victim of collusion after the 1985 season, Carew failed to get any suitable offers for what would … Continue reading
Kenneth Marvin Schrom was born in Grangeville, Indiana on November 23, 1954 and attended Grangeville High School where he earned 11 athletic letters and all-state honors in baseball, basketball and all-american honors in football. The Minnesota Twins drafted Schrom in … 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
This is a Press Release from MLB Network yesterday. Lyman Bostock was a great baseball player and a wonderful human being. I know I am looking forward to watching it. Here is a link to a post I did on Bostock in … Continue reading
9/16/1970 – Pitcher Clyde Wright becomes the California Angels second ever 20 game winner when he beat the Twins and Bert Blyleven 5-1 at Met Stadium. Bert Blyleven, a 19-year old rookie, ties an AL record by striking out the … Continue reading
1969 – Pinch-hitter Rich Reese hit a grand slam to power the Minnesota Twins to a 5-2 victory over the visiting Baltimore Orioles and ends Dave McNally’s 15 game winning streak. His two victories at the end of 1968 had … Continue reading
When the Minnesota Twins open the 2012 season in Baltimore on Friday, April 6 it will mark the 32nd time in 52 season openers that the team has opened their baseball season as road warriors. As a cold weather team, the Twins have … Continue reading
Forty-five-year-old Tommy John starts for the New York Yankees on Opening Day at the Metrodome and sets a modern ML record by appearing in his 26th season. He also wins his 287th game, 4-2 over the Minnesota Twins. John throws 107 … Continue reading
Six years ago today, Minnesota Twins star outfielder and Hall of Famer Kirby Puckett passed away at the age of 45 from a stroke he suffered a day earlier. The youngest of nine children born into poverty in a Chicago … Continue reading
Donald Ray Mincher a former Minnesota Twin and baseball lifer in every sense of the word passed away yesterday in Huntsville, Alabama after a lengthy illness at the age of 73. Mincher was signed by the Chicago White Sox as … Continue reading
William (Bill) Joseph Rigney, The Minnesota Twins fifth manager, passed away at the age of 83 in Walnut Creek, California on February 20, 2001. After Bill Martin was fired as the Twins manager after only one season (1969), Bill … Continue reading
The Twins traded 7-time batting champion 2B Rod Carew to the California Angels for outfielder Ken Landreaux, catcher Dave Engle, and pitchers Paul Hartzell and Brad Havens. A trade was demanded by Carew after team owner Calvin Griffith made his … Continue reading