Diamondbacks Bench Coach, Ex-Met Ron Gardenhire Diagnosed With Prostate CancerNew Arizona Diamondbacks bench coach and former longtime Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire has prostate cancer.
Kallet: If Mets Are Serious About Winning, They Should Hire Maddon Or GardenhireTerry Collins will be the Mets' manager in 2015. But he shouldn't be. It's just a shame that this franchise, supposedly on the rise, isn't willing to take a risk.
WATCH: Twins Pull Prank On Mike Pelfrey, Have Him 'Call' Wichita St. ShockersThe right-hander wasn't sure what to say, and he didn't exactly receive praise from his manager as the awkward call proceeded. Gardenhire's acting was masterful as he continually frustrated his starting pitcher.
Twins Present Mariano Rivera With 'Chair Of Broken Dreams'The Twins have watched Mariano Rivera break a lot of their bats over the years. On Tuesday they presented the Yankees closer with a gift that captured Rivera's dominance.
Sabathia Strong Over 8, Yankees Blast TwinsThis hasn't been the smoothest of seasons for C.C. Sabathia. He's still coming through when it counts for the New York Yankees.
Keidel: A.J. Burnett’s BlowupOn some level, New Yorkers can accept not winning. We don’t accept not giving a damn – the one thing the Yankees A.J. Burnett has perfected.
Yankees-Twins Rained Out; Garcia Skipped, Burnett NextThe Yankees will keep A.J. Burnett on schedule to pitch Thursday after Wednesday's rainout. Freddy Garcia's first start with his new team will be pushed back to next week. "It's hard, because Freddy is going to go a while before he gets a start," manager Joe Girardi said.
Yankees' Nova Confident, Ready For 2011 DebutRegular season or postseason, the Yankees have consistently dominated the Twins. In steps Ivan Nova, eager to put his stamp on the series.
Black, Gardenhire Win Manager Of The Year AwardsSan Diego's Bud Black has barely beaten out Cincinnati's Dusty Baker as the NL Manager of the Year, while Minnesota's Ron Gardenhire has won the AL award.
Twins Keeping The Faith Vs. Yankees In ALDSBrian Fuentes sounded philosophical. "The bad news is we're down 2-0," the Minnesota Twins reliever said Friday. "But the good news is we're only down 2-0."
Keefe To The City: Yankees-Twins History Repeats ItselfA lot of people thought the Twins would finally overcome their ALDS struggles against the Yankees, but with the series shifting to Yankees Stadium for Game 3 it doesn’t seem like it’s going to be the Twins’ year.
Yankees, Twins Ready For ALDS Game 1 ShowdownThere has been nothing romantic about the underdog Minnesota Twins meeting the big, bad New York Yankees in the postseason.