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

Albers' debut draws rave reviews after shutout over Royals

Andrew Albers retired 16 of the first 17 hitters he faced, didn’t allow a runner past first base until his final pitch, and thoroughly frustrated the Royals on Tuesday.

Updated: August 07, 2013, - 12:47 AM

Twins' new role against Royals: Punching bag

The Royals, who own the season series, teed off on Kevin Correia.

Updated: August 06, 2013, - 12:54 PM

Carroll gives pitchers a lesson with scoreless inning of relief

Carroll has played a lot of positions in his career, but never before had he volunteered to be a human white flag, taking the pitchers mound for an inning to save the overworked Twins bullpen in Minnesota’s most lopsided loss of the season.

Updated: August 06, 2013, - 06:44 AM

Perkins: PED penalties are a positive step

The Twins closer and player rep said the accused “got what they deserved.”

Updated: August 06, 2013, - 06:34 AM

Sunday Insider: Twins not stealing or hitting triples

They had two triples and a stolen base Saturday — both rare sights for them.

Updated: August 04, 2013, - 08:44 PM

Twins beat Astros on the strength of their bullpen

They had two triples and a stolen base Saturday — both rare sights for them.

Updated: August 04, 2013, - 09:22 AM

Sunday Insider: Central intelligence

With the White Sox on pace to suffer their first 100-loss season since 1970, grumbling has begun about manager Robin...

Updated: August 04, 2013, - 08:57 AM

Twins' walk-off celebrations take on life of own

Brian Dozier lined a single to right on Friday, rounded first base, then braced for trouble. He got rid of...

Updated: August 03, 2013, - 11:48 PM

Twins roster stays the same, and so do the results

An error and lack of a big hit cost club after the trade deadline quietly passed.

Updated: August 01, 2013, - 11:05 PM

Value of Twins' Pelfrey? No one's sure

Mike Pelfrey has proved he is healthy again after arm surgery, and he’s established he’s a good fit with the...

Updated: July 31, 2013, - 09:25 PM

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