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

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

ESPN's Le Batard gives away his Hall vote to fans as protest

One of the 571 ballots cast in the Hall of Fame election this year was filled out not by the intended voter, Miami Herald columnist and ESPN personality Dan Le Batard, but by the website Deadspin

Updated: January 09, 2014, - 02:24 PM

Jack Morris falls in final Hall of Fame vote; three others selected

St. Paul native Jack Morris fell well short in his 15th and final year on baseball’s Hall of Fame ballot. Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas were elected in their first time on the ballot.

Updated: January 09, 2014, - 12:34 AM

Twins top prospect Rosario draws 50-game drug suspension

Eddie Rosario’s penalty came for a positive test for a “drug of abuse.”

Updated: January 05, 2014, - 12:01 AM

Newest Twin Nolasco plans on staying a while

New Twins pitcher Ricky Nolasco is proud of his career track record as an innings-eater.

Updated: December 04, 2013, - 07:29 AM

Three arbitration-eligible Twins are offered contracts

Potential free agents Brian Duensing, Anthony Swarzak and Trevor Plouffe were deemed too valuable to let go.

Updated: December 03, 2013, - 06:42 AM

Morneau doesn't rule out his return to Twins -- but not now

The free-agent first baseman can see himself in a Twins uniform again in some role.

Updated: December 02, 2013, - 07:11 AM

Like Correia before him, Nolasco has proved to be durable

The new Twins righthander will be paid nicely after showing throughout his career that he can avoid the DL.

Updated: November 29, 2013, - 06:56 AM

Veteran righthander Nolasco headed to Twins for $49 million

Ricky Nolasco has won 89 games in eight major-league seasons. At $49 million over four years, it’s the largest deal on a free agent in franchise history.

Updated: November 28, 2013, - 11:20 AM

Kill hopes to emulate Michigan State's Dantonio

The Spartans coach patiently built his program over seven years on defense.

Updated: November 27, 2013, - 11:39 PM

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