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 minor league hitting coordinator Springman won't be retained

The Twins decided to sever their ties to the long-time instructor and will not offer Bill Springman a contract for 2015.

Updated: September 06, 2014, - 01:16 AM

Class AAA Rochester's Glynn is one inventive manager

Gene Glynn’s collection of souvenirs from his life in sports is already an eclectic one. He’s got a Mr. Basketball...

Updated: September 02, 2014, - 08:07 AM

Twins' batch of Sept. 1 call-ups won't be what fans had hoped for

The Twins are going to promote some prospects, but none named Buxton, Sano or Meyer.

Updated: September 01, 2014, - 08:24 AM

Another dud for Nolasco as Twins fall to Baltimore again

The Orioles teed off on the righthander to the tune of eight runs and 12 hits in five-plus innings.

Updated: September 01, 2014, - 08:22 AM

Gibson better but Twins bullpen can't contain Orioles

Brian Duensing and Jared Burton both entered a tie game in Camden Yards, and both surrendered the lead, sending Minnesota to its sixth loss in seven games.

Updated: August 31, 2014, - 12:25 AM

Was All-Star pressure a factor for Mauer's early-season slump?

Twins manager Ron Ron Gardenhire said Joe Mauer was pressing at the start of this season as the All-Star Game at Target Field approached.

Updated: August 30, 2014, - 12:20 AM

May's woes continue, gives up grand slam in Twins loss

The Orioles built an 8-0 lead in the fifth inning against rookie Trevor May, who struck out eight but struggled as the game went on.

Updated: August 30, 2014, - 12:12 AM

Twins keep their cool, score big in 10th to stop four-game slide

Bruce Chen allowed six runs in the 10th and the Twins left Kansas City with an 11-5 victory despite Alex Gordon’s best efforts to make it a Royals sweep.

Updated: August 29, 2014, - 09:19 AM

Twins in-state trio sad to see Midway Stadium go

The team’s three in-state players recalled it as a fun place. “It’s part of my childhood,” Joe Mauer said.

Updated: August 29, 2014, - 12:35 AM

Arcia, Escobar traded (But there's no reason for concern)

Oswaldo Arcia will play for a Venezuelan League team close to his home when the Major League season ends thanks to a player-arranged trade involving fellow Twin Eduardo Escobar.

Updated: August 28, 2014, - 06:38 AM

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