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Umpire’s All-Star Game experience like no other

July 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

Folks, we have a winner in the contest for best ever all-star memory.
On a gorgeous San Diego afternoon in 1992, St. Paul’s Tim Tschida found himself in baseball heaven. A young umpire at the time, he was scheduled to work his first All-Star Game …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Minnesota seeing stars: Twins’ Perkins, Suzuki named to All-Star roster

July 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — In the weeks leading up to Sunday’s announcement, Glen Perkins tried to play it cool.
If he were selected for the first Twin Cities All-Star Game in three decades, that would be great. If not, so be it.
After the Twins closer fina…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Minnesota seeing stars: Twins’ Perkins, Suzuki named to All-Star roster

July 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — In the weeks leading up to Sunday’s announcement, Glen Perkins tried to play it cool.
If he were selected for the first Twin Cities All-Star Game in three decades, that would be great. If not, so be it.
After the Twins closer fina…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Rivera bids adieu, AL tops NL

July 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

NEW YORK Mariano Rivera reported for work an inning early, and walked off to a fitting tribute.
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Top of the line talent: Boys of summer: Young phenoms hit All-Star game at Citi Field in New York

July 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

NEW YORK Flip on any highlight show and you’re almost sure to see them, with those peach-fuzz faces and boyish features beneath their big league caps.
Mike Trout makes a diving catch on the warning track. Continue Reading

Davis tops fan vote, O’s have 3 All-Star starters

July 6, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

NEW YORK Baltimore slugger Chris Davis powered past Detroit Triple Crown winner Miguel Cabrera in the final week to claim the most fan votes in All-Star game balloting, and Washington outfielder Bryce Harper used a final surge to win a spot in the National League’s starting lineup.
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2014 All-Star Game goes to Twins

August 29, 2012 in West Central Tribune

The competition among cities for baseball’s All-Star game has grown stiffer over the years, leading to some tough calls for Commissioner Bud Selig. Continue Reading

Twins to host ’14 All-Star Game

August 28, 2012 in West Central Tribune

The Minnesota Twins will host the 2014 All-Star game at Target Field. Continue Reading

AP source: ’14 MLB All-Star game goes to Minnesota

August 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A person with knowledge of the decision says the 2014 All-Star Game will be played at Target Field in Minneapolis. Continue Reading

MLB announces All-Star Game rosters

July 1, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Josh Hamilton is set to lead a Texas parade to the All-Star game. Now, fans will decide if Chipper Jones gets one final appearance or whether it’s time for teen sensation Bryce Harper. Continue Reading