Howard Sinker

Digital Sports Editor |
Phone: 612-673-4385
Howard Sinker is Digital Sports Editor for He works with writers, editors and web designers to keep pages current and lively. Howard also writes the Section 219 baseball blog and compiles the StribSports Upload blog, teaches at Macalester College and is a commentator on Minnesota Public Radio's Morning Edition program.

Recent content from Howard Sinker

Latest Hurricane Ike photos

Photos from around Texas taken after Hurricane Ike made landfall.

Updated: September 13, 2008, - 05:56 PM

Mayo, on the court and off

Photos of the Wolves draft choice, O.J. Mayo, who was the third player taken in the 2008 NBA draft.

Updated: June 26, 2008, - 11:48 PM

Brian Runge's tough month

Umpire Brian Runge was suspended for one game for bumping Mets manager Jerry Manuel during an argument earlier this week....

Updated: June 26, 2008, - 08:33 PM

French Open at a glance

PARIS — A look at the French Open on Monday:Weather: Partly cloudy, with a 90-minute rain delay. High of 70...

Updated: June 02, 2008, - 04:27 PM

Blyleven reaches 3,000 K's, Puckett hits for cycle (August 2, 1986)

The crowd caught on early, clapping in expectation when Bert Blylevenhad two strikes on an Oakland batter, which was...

Updated: May 09, 2008, - 03:36 PM

It was a long night for Twins fans in 1993 (reprinted from Sept. 2, 1993)

About 1,500 in the announced crowd of 17,968 made it through the entire 22 innings at the Metrodome.

Updated: April 18, 2008, - 02:45 PM

Palmer hits the opening drive -- in the fog

Fifty years after Arnold Palmer won the Masters for the first time, he settled over the ball Thursday morning and...

Updated: April 10, 2008, - 09:48 AM

Ely without the sweat and bug dope

ELY, MINN. -- One image of Ely is as a way station for outdoors enthusiasts, either on their way into...

Updated: December 04, 2007, - 02:36 PM

Batgirl shutting down her Twins blog

Author Anne Ursu, the Twins' blogger known as Batgirl, posted Wednesday night that she is shutting down her blog.A Twin...

Updated: May 24, 2007, - 07:26 AM

Oct. 27, 1991: Kirrr-bee does it!

Kirby Puckett's home run in the 11th inning gave the Twins a 4-3 victory over Atlanta in Game 6, setting off a raucous 10-minute ovation that didn't quiet until a postgame interview was shown on the Metrodome scoreboard.

Updated: March 06, 2006, - 12:36 PM

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