1. Twins' Ugly Stretch Gets Uglier in Loss to Pirates

    It's been a bad couple of weeks since the all-star break for the Minnesota Twins , but perhaps they bottomed out in the sixth inning of a 10-4 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday at Target Field...

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  2. Twins Knocked Around by Pirates

    Miguel Sano was thrown out as he overran second base for the final out of the Twins ' 10-4 loss to Pittsburgh on Wednesday...

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  3. Plouffe on Paternity Leave as Twins Take on Pirates

    Players can be away on paternity leave for up to three days, but it's not clear how long Trevor Plouffe will be away as he joins his wife, Olivia, for the birth of their first child...

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  4. Twins May Still Be Battling Their Yankees Demons

    Aside from Alex Rodriguez 's home-run trot, the new New York Yankees don't look much like the Sultans of Smackdown who embarrassed the Twins in the 2000s. Derek Jeter has graduated from part-time supermodel escort to full-time supermodel escort...

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  5. Yankees' Six-Run Sixth Dooms Twins

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  6. A-Rod's Third Home Run Sparks Late Yankees Rally over Twins

    Alex Rodriguez served a full season's suspension after being caught up in the Biogenesis PED scandal. Now he's apparently fueled by booing...

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  7. Hughes, Twins Steamroll Yanks, 10-1

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  8. Sano's Homer Gets Twins Going in Rout of Yankees

    Michael Pineda will learn. When you get to a full count against Miguel Sano, just walk him. That's what everyone else does...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 5 days ago 451 reads 0 comments

  9. Hughes Shines, Twins Beat Yankees 10-1

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Phil Hughes pitched seven shutout innings against his former team and Miguel Sano hit one of Minnesota's four home runs in the Twins ' 10-1 victory over the New York Yankees on Friday night...

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  10. Santana's Arm, Plouffe's Bat Guide Twins to Victory

    Trevor Plouffe hit his 13th home run of the season, a three-run blast in the fourth inning, and Ervin Santana pitched eight scoreless innings as the Twins avoided a sweep against the Angels ...

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  11. Molitor: Santana 'Sterling' in Victory over Angels

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Even after accounting for Thursday's entire offensive output with a three-run homer, Trevor Plouffe wasn't about to take the credit...

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  12. Glen Perkins Honors Eddie Guardado After Passing Him in Career Saves

    Twins closer Glen Perkins moved into third place on the club's career list with his 117th save on Thursday afternoon...

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  13. Santana, Twins Shut Down Angels 3-0

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Ervin Santana pitched eight innings of four-hit ball against his former team, and the Minnesota Twins snapped both their four-game skid and the Angels ' seven-game winning streak with a 3-0 victory over Los Angeles on Thursday...

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  14. Minnesota Twins MLB Trading Deadline Primer

    Yes, the Minnesota Twins appear to be buyers as this year's Major League Baseball non-waiver trading deadline approaches.....

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  15. Torii Hunter Proud of Mike Trout's Evolution

    ANAHEIM -- Torii Hunter watches Mike Trout, like so many others he has mentored over the years, with the unabashed pride of a parent -- or an involved big brother who has done his job well...

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  16. Minnesota Twins Fall to Angels for Fourth Straight Loss

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Mike Pelfrey wasn't great, but the Twins right-hander didn't get very much help either...

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  17. Twins' Sano Returns to Lineup After Missing 2 Games with Ankle Injury

    Minnesota Twins rookie Miguel Sano will return to the lineup Wednesday versus the Los Angeles Angels after missing a pair of games with a right ankle injury...

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  18. Sano (Ankle) Returns After 2-Game Absence

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  19. Early or Late, Brian Dozier Has Been Great for the Twins

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  20. Twins Monitoring Market for Catchers

    The Twins are “closely monitoring” the market for catchers, including the likes of A.J. Pierzynski, Derek Norris, Jonathan Lucroy and Alex Avila, reports Mike Berardino of the St...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 8 days ago 261 reads 0 comments

  21. Sloppy Play, Feeble Offense Doom Twins in Oakland

    OAKLAND – The Twins entered the weekend looking to stay on the roll they were on prior to the All-Star break. That roll has abruptly stopped...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 10 days ago 29 reads 0 comments

  22. Twins' Sano out 3-5 Days with Ankle Injury

    OAKLAND -- Twins rookie designated hitter Miguel Sano was held out of the lineup with a sore right ankle on Sunday, and is expected to be out for at least the next three to five days with the injury...

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  23. Ninth-Inning Rally Wasted as Twins Fall to A's

    OAKLAND, CALIF. – It was bound to happen sometime. Glen Perkins was bound to blow a save at some point this season...

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  24. Santana Outduels Gray as Twins Blank A's, 5-0

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  25. Santana, Trevor Lead Twins Past A's

    OAKLAND, CALIF. – Twins manager Paul Molitor had the Twins out on the field early Friday afternoon for a refresher workout following the All-Star break. After four days off, it was time to resume their surprising season...

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