CHICAGO (AP) - Sure, Ron Coomer was hurt when the Minnesota Twins made it clear they didn't want him last winter.
It's not about showing the terrorists they didn't win.
The Washington Middle School bands and orchestras will perform 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the school's Tornstrom Auditorium in Brainerd.
When Tim Quintana and his family moved to Brainerd in 1999 he knew about the then Brainerd Mighty Gulls of the Northwoods League but never saw a game.
William Hung sat at a lonely card table beneath the grandstands of Mills Field. He wore an oversized Brainerd Lakes Area Lunkers jersey, a gift from the team that hired him to increase the gate and entertain the locals at Tuesday's game against last-place Thunder Bay.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - There was a big crowd in the Metrodome and the staff ace was throwing strikes, but many minds on the Minnesota Twins were elsewhere.
Sometimes singing in the shower isn't enough to satisfy the crooner that lurks inside all of us.
BALTIMORE - For generations, baseball has compared its industry to the movies. Similar ticket prices, family entertainment, larger-than-life heroes who become nationally famous. What is more American than the big leagues and Hollywood?
President Bush threw a strike when it mattered. The baseball players' union didn't.
ATLANTA - Take me out to the ballgame always rings a bit hollow in my ears.
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