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Ervin Santana Makes his first start of the season
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August 19, 2018 - 10:27 am
Ervin Santana, the Twins' righthanded starter who missed much of this season following finger surgery, is back on the 10-day disabled because of pain in that same finger on his pitching hand. The announcement was made prior to the Twins' home game Sunday against Detroit. Twins manager Paul Molitor...
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Joe Mauer hits his third homer of 2018
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August 18, 2018 - 6:47 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Joe Mauer disagreed with two called strikes by Laz Diaz and offered as much objection as the mild-mannered veteran will provide by looking back at the plate umpire following the second one that forced a full count. Mauer, pinch-hitting in the seventh inning, shook off the...
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August 17, 2018 - 6:37 am
By TYLER MASON Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - All that Logan Forsythe has done since arriving in Minnesota is get hits. The veteran infielder joined the Twins at the beginning of August in a trade that sent popular second baseman Brian Dozier to the Los Angeles Dodgers. Thursday night was...
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 Logan Forsythe
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August 16, 2018 - 4:46 am
By MIKE COOK= Associated Press= MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Logan Forsythe may be best known by Minnesota fans as the player who replaced fan favorite Brian Dozier. The lone major leaguer of the three players the Dodgers sent to the Upper Midwest on July 31 for the second baseman, Forsythe has filled in...
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August 15, 2018 - 7:59 am
By DAVE CAMPBELL MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Miguel Sano has embodied this season of disappointment for the Minnesota Twins, with his approach, health and performance all needing a reset. Maybe all he needed was a haircut. Jorge Polanco had two hits, scored twice and drove in two runs and Sano followed with...
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Twins VS Tigers
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August 13, 2018 - 4:34 am
By DAVE HOGG= Associated Press= DETROIT (AP) - Matthew Boyd pitched well on Jack Morris Day, but he was still worried about disappointing one of his idols. "I think he might be mad at me for only pitching six innings," Boyd joked after the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 4-2 Sunday to win...
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August 11, 2018 - 7:24 am
By DAVE HOGG Associated Press DETROIT (AP) - The Detroit Tigers didn't solve all their offensive problems against the Minnesota Twins on Friday night. After scoring eight runs on a 0-6 road trip, the Tigers got three hits against Ervin Santana and the Minnesota bullpen in their first game back at...
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Twins win on walk-off grand slam by Dozier
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August 09, 2018 - 11:11 am
Former Twins second baseman Brian Dozier took to Instagram last night to say "thank you" to his fans. After a crazy few days, I want to take a second and say thank you to everyone in Minnesota and twins fans across the Midwest. I’ve known one organization since 2009 and writing words on here cannot...
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