Michael Rand

Digital sports editor | StarTribune.com
Phone: 612-673-7564
Michael Rand is digital sports editor. He also writes the RandBall blog and oversees the sports section’s 2Day feature on Page 2.

Recent content from Michael Rand

FanFest underway at convention center

The Major League Baseball All-Star festivities in Minneapolis have officially started.Fan Fest, which runs from Friday through Tuesday at the...

Updated: July 11, 2014, - 09:58 PM

Rand: Worley blames Twins for his troubles

Now with the Pirates, the righthander says the Twins didn't notice a mechanical flaw in his delivery.

Updated: July 07, 2014, - 08:18 PM

Sunday Q&A with Ernie Johnson: Twins' fall matched by pitching ills

The Turner Broadcasting veteran is back at Target Field for the first time since the 2010 postseason.

Updated: July 05, 2014, - 07:49 PM

Rand: Vanek, Heatley mirror images at time of acquisition

The eventual success or failure of Thomas Vanek with the Wild has nothing to do with how Dany Heatley performed...

Updated: July 04, 2014, - 06:49 PM

Rand: Wrapping up the weekend

Four thoughts to wrap up the weekend in sports:

Updated: June 30, 2014, - 06:45 AM

Rand: Wolves must pick which type of trade to pursue

A deal for now or a deal for the future is their choice.

Updated: June 24, 2014, - 05:30 AM

Rand: New Green Line passes sports fan's test

The true benefits of the new Metro Green Line, the light rail connecting downtown Minneapolis and downtown St. Paul, will...

Updated: June 17, 2014, - 07:13 AM

Rand: Celebrating Tony Gwynn

The former Padres great, who died Monday, will be remembered for more than just his hitting.

Updated: June 16, 2014, - 08:30 PM

It's on: The World (Cup) comes to Brazil

The World Cup begins Thursday in Brazil and features eight groups of four teams each.

Updated: June 12, 2014, - 12:20 PM

Rand: Somewhere, there's a silver lining in cancelled Minneapolis marathon

I’ve attempted and completed four marathons in my life. Each one has followed pretty much the same blueprint: a gradual...

Updated: June 01, 2014, - 11:52 PM

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