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List of World Series winners (Reuters)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins October 18, 2014 at 12:53 PM

(Reuters) - List of winners in Major League Baseball's World Series: 2013 - Boston Red Sox 4, St. Louis Cardinals 2 2012 - San Francisco Giants 4, Detroit Tigers 0 2011 - St. Louis Cardinals 4, Texas Rangers 3 2010 - San Francisco Giants 4, Texas Rangers 1 2009 - New York Yankees 4, Philadelphia Phillies 2 2008 - Philadelphia Phillies 4, Tampa Bay Rays 1 2007 - Boston Red Sox 4, Colorado Rockies 0

Diamondbacks hire A's bench coach Hale as manager (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins October 13, 2014 at 07:05 PM

PHOENIX (AP) -- Chip Hale spent 10 seasons in the Arizona Diamondbacks' organization, the final three as the major league third base coach. He also played at the University of Arizona and still lives in Tucson.

Major League Baseball roundup (Reuters)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins October 07, 2014 at 06:11 PM

(The Sports Xchange) - Bench coach Chip Hale was granted permission from the Oakland Athletics to interview for managerial openings with the Minnesota Twins and Arizona Diamondbacks. Hale was scheduled to be in Phoenix on Tuesday to meet with general manager Dave Stewart. He was a finalist for the Seattle Mariners job that went to Lloyd McClendon last offseason. - - First baseman Eric Hosmer made

Tigers turn to newest ace David Price with season on the line (Big League Stew)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins October 05, 2014 at 11:05 AM

How the Detroit Tigers arrived on the brink of elimination in the ALDS is obvious. In each of their first two games against the Baltimore Orioles, their ineffective bullpen has imploded, leading to two embarrassing and frustrating defeats . How and if the Tigers are able survive on Sunday will likely rest on the left arm of David Price, but you wouldn't know that pressure existed if you talked t

Injured Davis part of Tigers' roster for ALDS (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins October 02, 2014 at 12:17 PM

BALTIMORE (AP) -- Outfielder Rajai Davis has been placed on the Detroit Tigers' 25-man roster for their AL Division Series against the Baltimore Orioles.

A's part ways a day after 12-inning loss to Royals (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins October 01, 2014 at 08:05 PM

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Support his big moves or not, Billy Beane made one thing perfectly clear: The Oakland Athletics' season probably would have ended sooner without Jon Lester a part of it.

Dramatic winner-take-all MLB games (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins October 01, 2014 at 05:53 PM

Baseball has had a history of one-game playoffs dating to Cleveland's 8-3 victory over Boston at Fenway Park to win the 1948 American League pennant. A look back at five of the best.

Twins seek new direction with Gardenhire dismissal (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins October 01, 2014 at 05:17 PM

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The search has begun for a new manager of the Minnesota Twins for the first time in 13 years. After four straight seasons of at least 92 losses, the mandate to find a fresh perspective in the dugout has been made clear.

Twins fire manager Ron Gardenhire after 13 seasons (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins September 29, 2014 at 09:17 PM

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- He was the third base coach who gave Kirby Puckett a high-five to punctuate his winning homer in Game 6 of the 1991 World Series.

Twins fire Ron Gardenhire, who leaves with class, dignity and a future (Yahoo Sports)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins September 29, 2014 at 05:41 PM

The Twins didn't win enough under Ron Gardenhire, but that wasn't his fault.

Ex-Twins manager Tom Kelly suffers stroke (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins September 29, 2014 at 04:35 PM

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins say former manager Tom Kelly is recovering after suffering what the team calls a minor stroke last week.

Twins fire manager Gardenhire after 13 seasons (Reuters)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins September 29, 2014 at 03:47 PM

(Reuters) - The Minnesota Twins have fired manager Ron Gardenhire, ending a 13-season tenure that featured six division championships but concluded with four straight years of 90-plus losses, the team said on Monday. The search for a new manager would begin immediately, with the coaching staff to be determined by Gardenhire's successor and general manager Terry Ryan, the Twins said in a statement

Person with knowledge of decision tells AP: Twins firing manager Ron Gardenhire (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins September 29, 2014 at 12:23 PM

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Person with knowledge of decision tells AP: Twins firing manager Ron Gardenhire.

Newcomers help Tigers stay atop AL Central (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins September 29, 2014 at 11:05 AM

DETROIT (AP) -- David Price has been with the Detroit Tigers for about two months, Ian Kinsler for less than a year.

A's survive, Derek Jeter exits, Nationals get no-hitter on final day of MLB season (Yahoo Sports)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins September 28, 2014 at 08:05 PM

A chaotic final day of the regular season left the A's in the AL wild-card game and the Mariners heading home.

Baseball-Highlights of Sunday's Major League Baseball games (Reuters)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins September 28, 2014 at 07:05 PM

(Adds late games) Sept 28 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Sunday's Major League Baseball games. - - - Cardinals 1, Diamondbacks 0 St. Louis second baseman Kolten Wong drove in the only run of the game on a groundout in the sixth inning as the Cardinals celebrated their National League Central title with a victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on the final day of the regular season. St. Louis

Tigers, A's book playoff berths, Mariners denied (AFP)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins September 28, 2014 at 06:59 PM

Detroit (AFP) - The Detroit Tigers secured their fourth straight American League Central division title on Sunday with a 3-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins.

Cardinals, Tigers win divisions; playoff matchups set (Reuters)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins September 28, 2014 at 05:53 PM

(Reuters) - The St. Louis Cardinals and Detroit Tigers locked up division titles on Sunday, the last day of the regular season, while the Oakland Athletics earned a wild-card berth into the postseason. The Cardinals secured top spot in the National League Central when the second-placed Pittsburgh Pirates lost to the Cincinnati Reds. St. Louis will play the NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers in a

Tigers win AL Central with 3-0 victory over Twins (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins September 28, 2014 at 05:35 PM

DETROIT (AP) -- In an AL Central race that went down to the last day, Detroit's extra ace made the final difference.

How the Tigers won the AL Central (Big League Stew)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins September 28, 2014 at 04:53 PM

For the fourth straight season, the American League Central crown resides in the Motor City. On Sunday, the Detroit Tigers finally turned away the worthy challenge of the Kansas City Royals by defeated the Minnesota Twins, 3-0. Had Detroit lost, they would have been facing the possibility of tiebreaker game against Kansas on Monday.    It was anything but a smooth road for rookie manager Brad