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

Mauer still accepting his move to first base for Twins

When the Twins open spring training in a week, Joe Mauer will trot to first base instead of his usual spot behind the plate.

Updated: February 10, 2014, - 07:34 AM

TwinsFest works on smaller scale

Moving TwinsFest to Target Field this year cut attendance by almost half, Twins President Dave St. Peter said, but that may be the only measure by which the team’s annual fan carnival was not a success.

Updated: January 27, 2014, - 01:09 PM

Twins prospect Buxton gets a taste of what's to come

Enthusiastic fans braved the winter chill for an autograph from top Twins prospect Byron Buxton as the the annual TwinsFest opened Friday.

Updated: January 26, 2014, - 08:10 PM

Super Preps 2011: Kill follows instincts, not ratings

That's the new Gophers coach's recruiting philosophy, and it has served him well so far.

Updated: January 25, 2014, - 04:20 PM

Twins tighten up Target Field security for upcoming season

Major League Baseball has given teams until 2015 to beef up security at ballpark entrances, but the Twins aren’t waiting....

Updated: January 25, 2014, - 12:29 AM

Chuck Knoblauch elected to Twins Hall of Fame

The All-Star second baseman didn’t leave on good terms.

Updated: January 25, 2014, - 12:28 AM

New-look TwinsFest makes Target Field debut

With the demise of the team’s old home, the event is making a scaled-down move to its new one.

Updated: January 24, 2014, - 01:09 PM

Expanded instant replay approved for 2014 MLB season

Twins GM Terry Ryan calls the new rules “a good start.”

Updated: January 17, 2014, - 06:39 AM

Twins Insider: Not a lot of love for the lineup

Based on fantasy rankings, it doesn’t project to be much better than it was a year ago.

Updated: January 14, 2014, - 10:29 AM

Coming attractions: Twins invite top prospects to camp

Like a trailer of a summer blockbuster, the Twins are treating their fans to a sneak preview this spring in Fort Myers.

Updated: January 10, 2014, - 12:23 PM

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