1. Plouffe Homers, Twins Shellack Liriano

    PITTSBURGH -- Near the end of Francisco Liriano's disastrous outing Tuesday night, his first against his former team, a leather-lunged Pittsburgh Pirates fan punctured the cool air with a classic bit of heckling...

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  2. Twins Use Big 2nd Inning to Beat Pirates 8-5

    PITTSBURGH -- Brian Dozier got Minnesota started with a home run in the first inning and Trevor Plouffe hit a two-run shot in a six-run second as the Twins built an early 7-0 lead ...

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  3. No Place Like Home: Twins Thriving at Target Field

    MINNEAPOLIS -- After a Twins win at Target Field, veteran outfielder Torii Hunter addresses his teammates from the middle of the clubhouse, and then the fun really starts...

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  4. Tommy Milone Named International Player of the Week

    Tommy Milone appears to be pitching with a chip on his shoulder for the Rochester Red Wings. Since being optioned to Triple-A, Milone hasn't given up a run. Milone was 2-1 with a 4...

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  5. Tampa Bay Tees off on Twins Pitching

    Twins starter Kyle Gibson and Tampa Bay 's Chris Archer entered Sunday's game with earned-run averages among the best in the American League ...

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  6. Twins Bullpen Helps Tampa Bay Coast to 11-3 Victory

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  7. Twins Stay Strong at Home with Win over Tampa

    Eduardo Escobar's perfect day at the plate backed up Trevor May's solid outing on the mound as the Twins secured another series victory at Target Field on Saturday...

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  8. Ex-Twins Skipper Kelly: Molitor 'Has Done Wonderful'

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  9. Twins 3, Rays 2: Brian Dozier Has a Happy Birthday in Come-from-Behind Win

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  10. Twins Sign Ryan Wheeler to Minor League Deal

    The Twins have signed third baseman Ryan Wheeler to a minor league contract, according to the MLB .com Transactions page. Wheeler, a client of CAA Sports, will report to Triple-A Rochester...

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  11. Souhan: A Tale of Two Twins Deals, Mauer vs. Hunter

    At the end of the 2007 season, Torii Hunter was 32. He had produced a career-best 107 RBI for a team that otherwise had trouble scoring runs...

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  12. Torii Hunter May Have Altered His Approach, Adding Unexpected Power

    Torii Hunter built a nice career on the strength of being a highlight-reel center fielder who could hit for power. He was a fairly unique player through his prime with the Twins and later with the Angels ...

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  13. Molitor Taking to Replay -- with a Little Help

    DETROIT -- Being a first-time manager, Paul Molitor has had to get used to baseball's instant replay challenge system, but so far, he's fared well with it.....

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  14. Twins Pitchers Thumped by Tigers in 13-1 Loss

    Mike Pelfrey fell behind in the first inning and things only got uglier for the Twins , who lost for the seventh time in nine games to Detroit ...

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  15. The Wholly Unfulfilling Explanation for the Twins

    A while back, after one of those occasions where someone accused us of writing about the same teams too much, I checked to see which teams had been written about here most and least often...

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  16. Nolasco strong, Twins offense erupts in win over Tigers

    Ricky Nolasco finally looked like the pitcher the Twins were expecting, and the offense backed him up with three triples in a 6-2 victory.....

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  17. Twins bash three triples, beat Tigers 6-2

    DETROIT -- The Twins flexed their sluggers' muscles to end their Motor City hex and continue providing for recovering starter Ricky Nolasco.....

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  18. Hunter, Mauer Lead Twins Past Tigers 6-2

    DETROIT -- Torii Hunter homered and Joe Mauer hit a bases-loaded triple, leading the Minnesota Twins past the Detroit Tigers 6-2 on Wednesday night...

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  19. Twins fall to Detroit 2-1 in 10 innings

    DETROIT – Kyle Gibson did his best to end the Twins ' Comerica Park nightmares. But he can't do it alone...

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  20. Sipple: Twins Are Surprise Challenger, Thanks to Hunter

    For all the talk about how improved the American League Central Division would be this season, the team that wasn't expected to do much was the Minnesota Twins .....

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  21. Twins Are Hottest Team in AL Heading into Series with Detroit Tigers

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  22. Report: Twins Will Call Up Prospect Aaron Hicks

    Our own Aaron Gleeman is reporting that the Twins are expected to promote outfield prospect Aaron Hicks from Triple-A Rochester. Hicks, 25, was performing well in the minors, batting ...

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  23. Twins Tumble to Indians

    CLEVELAND — Barring a trade, the Twins won't have to face Danny Salazar again until at least August. Maybe they'll have figured him out by then. .....

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  24. Twins 2, Indians 8: Minnesota Hot Streak Ends

    CLEVELAND -- The hot-hitting Twins were stuffed into a refrigerator Sunday afternoon by Cleveland 's flame-throwing starting pitcher Danny Salazar. .....

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  25. Dozier Homers with Pink Bat

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