Minor League Team To Hold "Atheist Night"

We've got a whole tagpage of oddball promotions by the independent St. Paul Saints, but this is probably the first one that runs the risk of excommunication. It's not called Atheist Night—it's actually called "A Night of Unbelievable Fun"—but when the Amarillo Sox come to town next month, the home team will be, for a… » 7/13/12 9:50am 7/13/12 9:50am

Minor League Team To Give Away Tweeting Weiner Boxers On Saturday

Except the shorts the American Association's St. Paul Saints will give away are Tweeting Wiener Boxers, and not Tweeting Weiner Boxers, both because it's National Hot Dog Day and because the Saints would rather be cheeky than direct about former congressman Anthony Weiner. Although we know any New York minor league… » 7/19/11 1:55pm 7/19/11 1:55pm

Who Dat? Ain't The Saints

The independent league St. Paul Saints will change their name to simply "The Paul" until after Sunday's NFC Championship. The Minnesota legislature is also in the process of de-canonizing Saint Brett. [Via Speedy McWeed] » 1/22/10 2:30pm 1/22/10 2:30pm

I'd Rather Tweet With The Saints

It was only a matter of time before a minor league baseball team whipped up a social networking promotion, and when charged with creating a snappy name for the event, why not go with Twitter-My-Face? » 7/17/09 4:25pm 7/17/09 4:25pm

Experience The Fun Of Minnesota's U.S. Senate Election Recount With The…

Here's comedian and senatorial candidate Al Franken throwing out the first pitch at a St. Paul Saints game earlier this season » 11/21/08 1:15pm 11/21/08 1:15pm. It was a wise move on Mr. Franken's part, considering that the Saints' attendance that day was 12,450, and he's currently trailing in his U.S. Senate recount with Norm Coleman by only 136…

Saints Be Praised: St. Paul Rewriting The Book On Baseball Promotions

Welcome To Minor Enterprise, in which we celebrate the world of minor league baseball promotions, and occasionally help local police solve crimes. Today, a profile on the Independent American Association's St. Paul Saints, who are blazing new trails in creative baseball promotion. » 5/15/08 3:00pm 5/15/08 3:00pm

Anyone Can Throw A Knuckleball!

We've always thought if there were a mainstream sports breakthrough for a woman, a sport in which a woman could compete on the same field as men, it would be as a knuckleball pitcher in Major League Baseball. It doesn't require strength, and you need to be smart. And not just women can do it: Old men could too. » 4/25/08 3:45pm 4/25/08 3:45pm