Phil Miller

Reporter | University of Minnesota football
Phone: 612-839-3827
Phil has covered college football, basketball, the NBA (Utah Jazz) and major-league baseball (Minnesota Twins) since for more than 20 years.

Recent content from Phil Miller

Eight-walk inning keys doubleheader sweep for Twins

A six-run eighth inning behind eight walks and three wild pitches gave the Twins a Game 2 victory and a winning record through 15 games.

Updated: April 18, 2014, - 07:26 AM

Twins notes: Everyone chips in to prepare Target Field for doubleheader

As the sun came up at Target Field on Thursday, it was difficult to imagine one baseball game being played in the ballpark, much less two.

Updated: April 18, 2014, - 01:13 AM

With doubleheader Thursday, Twins recall infielder Nunez

Wednesday’s postponement enabled the Twins to promote the infielder for the two games against the Blue Jays.

Updated: April 17, 2014, - 12:54 PM

Twins' Burton remains confident despite control problems

Despite his early-season difficulties, Jared Burton remains confident.

Updated: April 17, 2014, - 12:01 PM

Twins, Toronto game postponed; will be played Thursday

Since this is Toronto's only visit to Minnesota this season, the postponed game will be made up at 6:10 p.m. Thursday as part of a day/night doubleheader.

Updated: April 16, 2014, - 03:55 PM

Blue Jays keep making Twins pitchers disappear

Starter Phil Hughes was the first victim, throwing five solid innings before imploding.

Updated: April 16, 2014, - 07:35 AM

Twins' Dozier does fine slugger imitation

It’s quite a head-to-head duel in Target Field this week, featuring two of the top home run hitters in the American League. For now, at least.

Updated: April 16, 2014, - 07:23 AM

Twins move on up after Royals get caught standing around

Kansas City’s miscues led to a Twins victory and series sweep. The Twins are now back at .500 at 6-6 after outscoring the Royals 21-5 over the weekend.

Updated: April 14, 2014, - 06:36 AM

Willingham has broken bone, but it's not a big one

The bone and the break in his left wrist are both so small, the Twins hope their cleanup hitter can return in another week or so.

Updated: April 14, 2014, - 12:20 AM

MLB Insider: New season, new team for the venerable Punto

In the 11th year of an unlikely major league career, Nick Punto feels like he’s back where he started.

Updated: April 13, 2014, - 08:04 AM

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