1. Duensing Lands on DL, Thielbar Recalled

    Struggling reliever Brian Duensing was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Friday and fellow left-hander Caleb Thielbar was recalled from Triple-A Rochester...

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  2. Twins' Offense Turns Corner in Set with Royals

    MINNEAPOLIS -- After being routed in the home opener against the Royals on Monday, the Twins were 1-6 and still reeling after a frustrating first week of the season...

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  3. Twins Survive Shaky Finish to Beat AL Champs

    All the Twins needed to end their season-opening skid was for the defending American League champions to come to town...

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  4. Watch: Vargas Hits 2nd Deck with 2-Run Blast

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  5. Minnesota Twins Top Kansas City Royals with Solid Performance

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  6. Arcia's Home Run Helps Twins Knock off Royals

    Twins manager Paul Molitor tweaked his lineup for the first time in his young managerial career, moving Torii Hunter from fourth to second and Brian Dozier from second to fourth...

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  7. Twins Rookie Wears Stirrups so His Legally Blind Mother Can See Him

    Minnesota Twins rookie J.R. Graham might look like he's paying homage to baseball's past, but there's a lot more to it than that.....

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  8. Byron Buxton, a Ray of Sunshine for the Twins

    The Minnesota Twins 2015 season is off to a horrible start. They are currently 1-6 and are coming off an embarrassing 12-3 loss at the hands of the Kansas City Royals ...

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  9. Twins Determined to Overcome Early Bumps

    MINNEAPOLIS -- After what had been an encouraging Spring Training, it's hard to imagine the first week of the season going much worse for the Twins .....

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  10. Twins Fall Flat in Forgettable Home Opener Loss to Kansas City

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  11. Sale Helps White Sox Beat Twins 6-2 in Debut

    CHICAGO -- Chris Sale pitched six solid innings in his return from a foot injury, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 on Sunday.....

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  12. Twins Fall Short After Fast Start

    CHICAGO -- J.B. Shuck's pinch-hit single off of Blaine Boyer scored Alexei Ramirez with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, as the White Sox claimed a 5-4 victory over the Twins at U...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 21 days ago 73 reads 0 comments

  13. Molitor Adds First Managerial Win to Career Tally

    CHICAGO -- His players were waiting for him after the game. They surprised him at the top of the dugout stairs after he returned from a postgame interview and greeted him with a beer shower...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 22 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  14. Report: Twins' Nolasco Likely Headed to DL

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 23 days ago 218 reads 0 comments

  15. Minnesota Sets Ugly Franchise Mark in 7-1 Loss

    DETROIT -- Move over, Zeke Bonura, Cecil Travis and the rest of the 1940 Washington Senators. The 2015 Twins have surpassed your franchise mark for offensive ineptitude to start a major league baseball season...

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  16. Twins Score a Run, Easily Swept out of Detroit

    DETROIT - It's clear that Shane Greene is no David Price or Anibal Sanchez. Talk about letting down his team: Greene gave up a run to the Twins ...

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  17. Bert Blyleven Takes Shots at Detroit During Rain Delay

    Former MLB journeyman and Hall of Famer Bert Blyleven, now an analyst for the Minnesota Twins , did not do himself any favors with Detroit fans during the rain delay before Thursday's game between the Twins and the Tigers ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 23 days ago 38 reads 0 comments

  18. Minnesota Twins: Top Ten Things Gene Glynn Is Thinking over at Third Base

    When Paul Molitor took over the managerial job with the Minnesota Twins , a lot of new faces came about on the coaching staff and one of those is fellow Minnesota native Gene Glynn...

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  19. Twinsights: Kurt Suzuki Sits After Rough Day at Plate, in Field

    Chris Herrmann replaced all-star catcher Kurt Suzuki in the Twins lineup on Thursday after a rough day for the incumbent...

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  20. Ricky Nolasco Is Undergoing an MRI Exam on His Elbow

    Last season Ricky Nolasco pitched horribly for two months before finally admitting to the Twins that he was playing through an injury.....

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 24 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  21. Nolasco to Have MRI After Injuring Elbow Wednesday

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  22. Twins Pitcher Aaron Thompson Survives Bumpy Road to Big Leagues

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  23. Twins Show No Fear of Rotation Without Santana

    DETROIT -- After signing the richest free-agent contract in club history this past offseason, right-hander Ervin Santana was set to make his Twins debut in the second game of the season, against the Tigers on Wednesday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 25 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  24. Sorry, but We're Stuck with Country Joe

    By nearly any measure, Joe West is an awful umpire. He's got a well-earned reputation for turning situations into conflagrations, and making himself the center of attention. The numbers don't help him much, either...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 26 days ago 48 reads 0 comments

  25. West's Bad Call Shows Why Base Umps Should Call Checked Swings

    Joe West's mistake Monday in Detroit was not making the wrong call. The problem was that he failed to ask for help when fairness — the most sacred tenet of umpiring — demanded he do so...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 26 days ago 27 reads 0 comments