1. MLB Drew Butera: Lowering the Offensive Standards for Catchers Everywhere

    As an amateur journalist, I am always wary in my criticism of professional athletes. There is a reason that they are paid millions of dollars to play a game, and there is a reason that I am not...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about almost 3 years ago 695 reads 4 comments

  2. Francisco Liriano Throws No-Hitter for the Minnesota Twins, Gets ERA Under 7.00

    Last Wednesday, Minnesota Twins lefty Francisco Liriano allowed four runs to the Tampa Bay Rays in the first inning before recording an out...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 3 years ago 111 reads 0 comments

  3. Minnesota Twins Continue To Struggle out of the Gate

    Finally. April is over. And Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire couldn't be happier. "This is not the way we planned on starting out," Gardenhire told Foxsports.com's Tyler Mason...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 3 years ago 189 reads 0 comments

  4. NFL Playoffs: Did Drew Brees Escape the Madden Curse?

    Since 2000, EA Sports has been putting players on the cover of the Madden video games...and since 2000, players have been haunted by what has been called the "Madden Curse...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 3 years ago 5,471 reads 0 comments

  5. Minnesota Twins First Baseman Justin Morneau Wins Justin Bieber Tickets

    There is no doubt that Minnesota Twins first baseman Justin Morneau is one of the premier players in the league. The 2006 AL MVP is hitting .350 with 15 homeruns and 50 RBI this season, and has led his Twins to the top of the AL Central standings...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about 4 years ago 870 reads 3 comments

  6. Minnesota Twins Rough Up Former Ace Santana in First Showdown

    Last night, former Blue Jay Roy Halladay, now with the Philadelphia Phillies, threw seven shut out innings in a 9-0 win in his first game against his former team...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about 4 years ago 106 reads 0 comments

  7. Minnesota Twins Stars Joe Mauer and Justin Morneau Lead In All-Star Voting

    Although they have both been to the Midsummer Classic, Minnesota Twins' stars Joe Mauer and Justin Morneau have never started the game together. With the help of loyal fans, that could all change in 2010...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about 4 years ago 272 reads 1 comments

  8. Ubaldo Jimenez: Colorado Rockies Finally Have Cy Young Caliber Pitcher

    Nine of the last 11 NL Cy Young winners have come from the NL West. But none of them have worn a Rockies uniform. That could soon change for the emerging Ubaldo Jimenez and the Colorado Rockies...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about 4 years ago 754 reads 2 comments

  9. Toronto Blue Jays Home Game in Philadelphia a Bad Idea

    If anybody should be upset about the Toronto Blue Jays playing a home series in Philadelphia in June, it should be Jim Haslett...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 4 years ago 740 reads 3 comments

  10. 2010 Minnesota Twins Weekly Wrap-Up: Week Three

    Summary of April 20 through April 26 Overall Record: 13-6, First Place in AL Central Weekly Record: 4-2 Team Bating Stats: .255 (-.051) , 4 HR (+0), 12 2B (-5), 1 3B (+0), 53 H (+1), 32 RS (-3), 23 RA (-1) Team Pitching: 8...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 4 years ago 99 reads 1 comments

  11. 2010 NFL Draft: Minnesota Vikings Eying Jimmy Clausen or Colt McCoy?

    After Notre Dame quarterback Jimmy Clausen fell out of the top 10, Minnesota Vikings fans were hoping Clausen would land in their laps with the 30th pick...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 4 years ago 1,631 reads 2 comments

  12. Creator Of the Minnesota Twins Logo Dies at Age 80

    The artist who created the iconic characters of "Minnie" and "Paul" has passed away at the age of 80 after battling cancer. Ray Barton was paid $15 in 1961 to create two baseball players shaking hands over a river as part of the Twins logo...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 4 years ago 1,929 reads 1 comments

  13. 2010 NFL Draft: Minnesota Vikings Have Options With the 30th Pick

    The Minnesota Viking’s defense isn’t getting any younger. With Pat Williams likely entering his last NFL season, Cedric Griffin rehabbing a torn ACL, and Antoine Winfield ...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 4 years ago 1,051 reads 8 comments

  14. 2010 Minnesota Twins Weekly Wrap-Up: Week Two

    Summary of April 13 through April 19 Overall Record: 9-4, First Place in the AL Central Weekly Record: 3-2 Team Batting Stats: .306 (+.047), 4 HR (-7), 17 2B (+5), 1 3B (+0), 52 hits (-19), 35 RS (-2), 24 RA (+1) Team Pitching: 5...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 4 years ago 234 reads 4 comments

  15. Johan Santana Trade Finally Coming Together for the Minnesota Twins

    This kind of scenario happens all the time. Go back to 1997 for a minute. The Minnesota Twins dealt All-Star second baseman Chuck Knoblauch to the New York Yankees for Christian Guzman, Eric Milton, Danny Mota, and Brian Buchanan...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 4 years ago 2,132 reads 6 comments

  16. Pittsburgh Steelers Should Trade Ben Roethlisberger to Dallas for Tony Romo

    The world is getting sick of Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. Since being accused of raping a woman in a Georgia nightclub last month, Big Ben’s world has started to crumble...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 4 years ago 17,968 reads 116 comments

  17. Minnesota Wolves and Minnesota Wild Set for Spring Cleaning

    After missing the postseason for the second and fourth consecutive seasons respectively, the Minnesota Wild and Minnesota Timberwolves will undoubtedly be looking to make some upgrades this off-season...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 4 years ago 367 reads 1 comments

  18. 2010 Twins Weekly Wrap-Up: Week One

    Summary of April 5 through April 12: Overall Record: 6-2, First Place in the AL Central Weekly Record: 6-2 Team Batting Stats: .259 BA, 11 HR, 12 2B, 1 3B, 71 hits, 37 runs, 36 RBI Team Pitching Stats: 3...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 4 years ago 164 reads 0 comments

  19. Baseball: Blitzball Making Impact on Students of the Game

    Nathan Beard has always had the dream of being a knuckleball pitcher. As a youth growing up in Staples, MN, Beard began working on his knuckleball at a young age...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 4 years ago 449 reads 1 comments

  20. Jim Thome Ties Groundbreaking Twin On Home Run List

    After taking Brian Stokes deep on Thursday, Jim Thome hit his 565th career home run, and is now only two shy of tying Rafeal Palmeiro for 11th on the all-time list. But on another list, Jim Thome tied one of the hardest working Twins in recent memory...

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  21. North Dakota Fighting Sioux To Change School Nickname

    After a vote by the North Dakota State Supreme Court and a Board of Higher Education decision yesterday, the University of North Dakota will no longer be known as the "Fighting Sioux...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 4 years ago 12,491 reads 9 comments

  22. Minnesota Twins Power Their Way to Series Win in Anaheim

    The last time the Minnesota Twins won a series in Anaheim, Rick Reed and Eric Milton were the winning pitchers. The last time the Minnesota Twins hit nine home runs in their first four games was...

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  23. With Donovan McNabb Going to Redskins, Is Brett Favre's Return Imminent?

    Perhaps Vikings head coach Brad Childress knows something we don't know. With Childress' protege Donovan McNabb on the trade block in Philadelphia, the Vikings seemed to be front runners in the McNabb sweepstakes...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 4 years ago 586 reads 0 comments

  24. New Orleans Saints Super Bowl Win Still Refreshing

    As a Minnesota Vikings fan, I never thought I'd see the day I'd be writing an article like this. After the ESPN classic-bound 2009 NFC Championship game between my Minnesota Vikings ...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 4 years ago 845 reads 17 comments

  25. Ex-MLBer Chuck Knoblauch Pleads Guilty in Assault Case

    Four-time All-Star Chuck Knoblauch has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor assault charge filed by his wife. His wife alleged that Knoblauch choked her and hit her in the face. Knoblauch will get a year on probation, as well as a $1,000 fine...

    Zeke Fuhrman Written by Zeke Fuhrman about over 4 years ago 430 reads 0 comments