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

Twins doubleheader starters Johnson, Pelfrey old pals

The two were teammates at Wichita State.

Updated: May 01, 2014, - 01:58 AM

The Puig circus comes to town

Not two years removed from departing Cuba, the Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder is both a star and an enigma.

Updated: April 29, 2014, - 11:53 AM

Twins' Burton gets the best of Cabrera

When the two-time defending American League MVP stepped up in the eighth inning Jared Burton reminded himself that Miguel Cabrera was the one at a disadvantage.

Updated: April 27, 2014, - 04:10 AM

Hughes strong, batters patient as Twins top Tigers

Phil Hughes delivered his best start yet for the Twins, taking the pressure off a beleaguered starting rotation by allowing only two runs over seven innings.

Updated: April 27, 2014, - 03:39 AM

MLB Insider: Dodgers' massive TV deal means millions to Twins

Los Angeles can afford to hand out cash because of its new SportsNet LA network, a Dodgers-centric channel that came with an $8.35 billion guarantee over 25 years.

Updated: April 26, 2014, - 08:28 PM

Correia latest starter to get shelled as Twins fall to Tigers 10-6

Kevin Correia couldn’t get out of the third inning, sending the Twins starter’s ERA to a frightening 6.32.

Updated: April 26, 2014, - 06:57 AM

All-Star ballot revealed, but Colabello isn't on it

There are 135 players to choose from on the All-Star ballot from the American League alone. But the league leader in RBI is not among them.

Updated: April 26, 2014, - 01:05 AM

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

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