Ben Revere set a Twins rookie record on Monday when he stole his 31st and 32nd bases of the season. Luis Rivas had held the record with 31 steals during his rookie season in 2001. Revere now says he is capable of stealing 80-90 bases over the course of a full season.
St. Cloud man fires shot at police in hours-long standoff, surrenders
Shawn Lawrence Jacobs, 37, was arrested just before 4 p.m. Tuesday after he surrendered.
Beloved small town MN baseball field destroyed by severe storm
The mid-May storm system blasted the area with 90+ mph winds.
Woman, 32, killed in crash with dump truck west of Twin Cities
The dump truck driver was unharmed.
CD-1 Primary: Jeff Ettinger gets DFL nod, Brad Finstad wins GOP vote
Jennifer Carnahan also was on the ballot as a GOP candidate — and fell about 11,000 votes shy of claiming victory.
6-year-old and his grandparents killed in trailer home fire
"Found among the charred debris were two adults and a child," the sheriff's office said in a release.
Uvalde massacre: MN schools react with horror, increase security
A gunman killed 19 children and two adults in Texas Tuesday afternoon.
Ex-South St. Paul coach dies by suicide 2 days before sentencing
Matthew McCollister was to be sentenced for fraud in federal court on Wednesday.
Minnesota 'glampground' named one of 10 best in U.S.
In Nevis, Minnesota, campers can stay in a refurbished 1905 train car.
Two men charged over terrifying armed robbery at Newport apartment
They shot the woman who lives in the apartment in the abdomen, and put a gun to a man's head.
Mastroianni masters the art of stealing bases
The Minnesota Twins have stolen 86 bases so far this season -- the second-best running team in the American League, according to The SportsXchange. On Tuesday, outfielder Darin Mastroianni became the fourth Twins player with double-digit steals this year. Ben Revere leads the ball club with 25 steals.
Ben Revere's circus catch Baseball Tonight's 'Web Gem' of year
ESPN's Baseball Tonight crew counts down the Top 5 Web Gems from the 2011 season. At the top of the heap: Ben Revere's Aug. 22 over-the-shoulder catch while crashing into the outfield wall.
Parmelee could be starting at first-base in 2012
Chris Parmelee is off to an outstanding start in his rookie season with the Twins. The September call-up has been so good that, as of now, he is first in line to become Minnesota's starting first-baseman in 2012 if Justin Morneau isn't healthy enough to play in the field.
Revere plans to bunt a lot this year
Ben Revere took to the batting cage in Fort Myers on Wednesday and he spent most of his time laying down bunts. Revere had four successful bunt attempts in 2011 -- not nearly as many as a player with his speed should have. This season, the outfielder says he's going to "bunt more than I ever have before."
Boogaard family donates season tickets to military bases in Ottawa
To honor Derek Boogaard, his father Len, along with his wife Jody Vail, purchased four Ottawa Senators season tickets and gave them away to four military bases in Ottawa. Boogaard's father said this is another way to preserve his son's memory.
Twins vs. Yankees: Morneau to play first base in Bronx
After getting swept over the weekend by the Texas Rangers, the Twins are in New York tonight to face the Yankees. Carl Pavano gets the call for Minnesota against Freddy Garcia. Justin Morneau makes his season debut at first base after starting the season as designated hitter.
Jerry Kill says he's had '20 seizures in the past 6 days'
He might have been exaggerating for effect, but Minnesota head coach Jerry Kill says he's had several seizures in the past week. Nevertheless, he won't stop working. In his words: "What am I supposed to do, sit in a chair an wait for the next seizure?"
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