1. Byron Buxton to Start Rehab Assignment Soon

    TORONTO -- Rookie center fielder Byron Buxton, who has been out since June 24 with a sprained left thumb, could start a rehab assignment as early as Friday with Triple-A Rochester, Twins manager Paul Molitor said Wednesday...

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  2. Dozier Moves Down a Spot as Molitor Shakes Up Lineup

    TORONTO — Paul Molitor was looking to make a change, but not too big a change, in order to shake up his lineup. He decided to start right at the top...

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  3. Twins Fall out of Wild Card Spot in 3-1 Loss to Blue Jays

    After three months of enjoying if-the-season-ended-today hypotheticals, the Twins on Tuesday were glad it doesn't...

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  4. Donaldson and Tulowitzki Homer, Jays Beat Twins 3-1

    Josh Donaldson and Troy Tulowitzki hit solo home runs, Marco Estrada pitched 6 2/3 innings to win consecutive starts and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Minnesota Twins 3-1 on Tuesday night...

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  5. Bats Need to Come Alive for the Minnesota Twins

    The Minnesota Twins offense has not gotten off to a hot start in August. Through three games this month they've scored just five runs and recorded 13 hits. Two of those five runs were scored because of wild pitches...

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  6. Twins to Place LHP Milone on DL with Elbow Strain

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Twins will place pitcher Tommy Milone on the 15-day disabled list with a mild left elbow strain, retroactive to Aug. 1.....

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  7. Paul Molitor with Fond Memories of Toronto

    TORONTO -- Paul Molitor will always be remembered by Blue Jays fans for being named the Most Valuable Player of the 1993 World Series, and he made his return to Rogers Centre as the manager of the Twins on Monday...

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  8. Twins Bullpen Melts Down in 11-Inning Loss to Mariners

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  9. Milone to DL with Flexor Strain

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  10. Twins Steal One in Ninth Inning from Mariners

    The wild pitch offense kept the Twins alive on Saturday. But when it was time to win the game, Kurt Suzuki was Kurt Clutch once again...

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  11. Suzuki's RBI Single in 9th Lifts Twins Past Mariners

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Kurt Suzuki hit the winning RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning after two wild pitches by Seattle closer Carson Smith let Minnesota tie the score, and the Twins beat the Mariners 3-2 on Saturday...

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  12. Kevin Jepsen Arrives, Vows to Keep Walks Under Control

    For all their troubles lately, Twins relievers still have the fifth-best nine-inning walk rate in the majors (2.74)...

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  13. Phil Hughes Is Trading Walks for Contact

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  14. Milone: Every Ball Fell for a Hit

    Twins lefthander Tommy Milone says it seemed like every ball the Mariners put in play Friday fell for a hit...

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  15. Twins to Acquire Kevin Jepsen

    The Twins and Rays are in agreement on a trade that will send right-hander Kevin Jepsen to Minnesota, reports Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports (on Twitter)...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 54 reads 0 comments

  16. Terry Ryan Feels 'Responsibility' to Fortify Contending Team

    After nearly four months and more than 100 games, the Twins still find themselves in possession of the second wild-card spot in the American League Central...

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  17. Terry Ryan Has Work to Do

    Success is comprised of shades of gray, but there's no doubt that the Twins ' General Manager has work to do today...

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  18. Early Home Runs Help Twins Top Seattle, End Four-Game Losing Streak

    The Twins have long been reluctant to trade away their top prospects for veteran help. On Thursday, one day before another trade deadline, they received another reminder of why...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 10 months ago 37 reads 0 comments

  19. Rosario Drives in 3, Leads Twins to 9-5 Win over Mariners

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Eddie Rosario finished a single shy of the cycle and drove in three runs to help the Minnesota Twins snap a four-game skid with a 9-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night...

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  20. Minnesota Twins' Phil Hughes on Verge of Rare Turnaround

    Phil Hughes can do something Thursday night that hasn't been done in 10 years. Hughes was 0-4 in April, but has a chance to win his 10th game when the Minnesota Twins host the Seattle Mariners ...

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  21. Trade Deadline: Options at Shortstop for the Minnesota Twins

    Leading up to the trade deadline on Friday big trades have been made already. Troy Tulowitzki is now playing for someone other than the Rockies . Ben Zobrist was dealt to the Central leading Royals ...

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  22. Petition for Harmon Killebrew US Stamp

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Harmon Killebrew has been honored with numerous accolades after his illustrious playing career -- including being inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1984 and ...

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  23. 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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  24. 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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  25. 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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