Did Blair Walsh really mean to taunt the Vikings after hitting a preseason field goal? Can the Twins keep up the pace and make a push for the playoffs?
In what most would perceive as a meaningless preseason game, Blair Walsh wanted to make it known to the Minnesota Vikings that he isn’t over getting cut.
In a game where playing it was more important than winning it, Chad Bettis did both and completed an awe-inspiring comeback from chemotherapy on testicular cancer to pitching seven scoreless innings to help the Rockies to a win Monday over the Braves. This is the stuff that makes me love the game of baseball. These inspirational, motivational events have a way of pulling at your heartstrings. Last year it was Reds pitcher Michael Lorenzen hitting a home run right after returning to the game after his father’s death, as well…
Whatever the award is that they give out for the best photograph of the year, just give it to Phil Kessel after his day with the Stanley Cup.
All 30 teams in Major League Baseball will wear newly designed threads for Players Weekend, coming August 25-27. The nickname jerseys are pretty creative with the colors, logos and, of course, the nicknames. You’ll have to figure out your own favorite nicknames from all the teams on your own, but here are my top five best and top five worst nickname jerseys as far as design is concerned. Nicknames. Custom gear. And the sickest jerseys you’ll ever see.#PlayersWeekend is coming: Aug. 25-27. https://t.co/yHdg1ehoigpic.twitter.com/i9BEbcfaX1 — MLB (@MLB) August 9, 2017 Worst…
For fans of Minnesota sports, this trivia game could determine who is the most knowledgable.
In a video that has now gone viral on every outlet, P.J. Fleck and the Gopher Football team gave out a scholarship in one of the coolest ways possible.
The Vikings fold up training camp for the last time in Mankato. The Twins are still somewhat in contention for a wild card spot and what would you want to see on ESPN 8 The Ocho? LINK TO OUR PODCAST IN ITUNES
Members of the Minnesota Vikings offensive line didn’t like what former Vikings 1st round draft pick Matt Kalil had to say recently.
Let’s just put this to rest, when you think of the great sport of basketball, more often than not Michael Jordan (The G.O.A.T.) is the first thing that comes to your mind. Going 6 for 6 in the NBA Finals, with 6 finals MVPs; and add 5 Regular Season MVPs?!?! You’d be stupid if he wasn’t AT LEAST one of the first things that popped into your head. What many people that aren’t as big into basketball as I am might not realize, is Michael is not the one with…