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Jose Berrios
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September 17, 2019 - 4:52 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- As the Twins move closer to a postseason berth, Jose Berrios' confidence grows. Berrios pitched into the eighth inning to win his second straight start, Mitch Garver hit a go-ahead double and the Twins rallied to beat the Chicago White Sox 5-3 Monday night. ''Confidence is real...
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September 15, 2019 - 9:25 am
CLEVELAND (AP) — With one swing Miguel Sanó sent the Twins to a doubleheader sweep and maybe a division title. Sanó’s grand slam capped a five-run eighth inning and the Twins grabbed firm control of the AL Central by beating the Cleveland Indians 9-5, completing the sweep of Saturday’s day-night...
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Jeff Diamond
September 12, 2019 - 6:32 pm
By Jeff Diamond, former Vikings GM who is co-hosting Monday Night Purple with Joe Anderson this season on News Talk 830 WCCO. Next show is Monday, September 16 live from 5-6 pm (earlier time due to Twins coverage) at B-52 Burgers and Brew in Inver Grove Heights with reigning NFC Defensive Player of...
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Dan Cook
September 09, 2019 - 3:39 pm
On Saturday, Major League Baseball announced it had suspended Twins starter Michael Pineda 60 games for testing positive for a banned substance. Monday, Twins play-by-play voice Cory Provus joined Chad Hartman and voiced his frustration. “Can’t happen, Chad. The Twins have a full time nutritionist...
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Francisco Lindor and Luis Arraez
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September 08, 2019 - 6:45 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mike Clevinger won his 10th straight decision, and Carlos Santana and Francisco Lindor homered as the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 5-2 on Sunday. The Indians, 1 1/2 games behind Oakland for the second wild card in the American League, moved back to 5 1/2 games...
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Twins catcher Mitch Garver hits a 3-run homer
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September 08, 2019 - 6:11 am
MINNEAPOLIS - Mitch Garver has hit more home runs in a season by a Twins catcher. None was more important than the one he hit late Saturday night. After homering in the first inning, Garver sliced a three-run shot into the overhang in right field in the seventh, proving the difference in the Twins...
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