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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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Joe Mauer talks
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June 15, 2019 - 9:58 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Twins add Joe Mauer's number 7 to the facade above the third-base line at Target Field on Friday, officially retiring the number for the franchise. Mauer joins Kirby Puckett (34), Harmon Killebrew (3), Rod Carew (29), Tony Oliva (6), Bert Blyleven (22), Kent Hrbek (14), and...
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Mitch Garver at the plate
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September 29, 2018 - 7:37 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota's pitching staff has finally caught up in the strikeout era, with Jose Berrios leading the way. Berrios became the first Twins pitcher in eight years to reach 200 strikeouts, throwing seven smooth innings in a 2-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox in the first game of...
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Kohl Stewart pitches for Twins
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August 24, 2018 - 4:18 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Mitch Garver didn't have time for any warmup swings, summoned as an injury replacement for Minnesota in the fourth inning. After two strikes by Oakland starter Trevor Cahill, that's when Garver found his groove. With a two-run, pinch-hit double by Garver, the Twins overtook...
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Another winner for Garver
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July 31, 2018 - 4:36 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Twins lost two more teammates to trades before the game. They finished the night, at least, in a better mood. Mitch Garver drove in the winning run with a one-out double in the ninth inning, capping a 5-4 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night at Target Field and...
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Gibson wins at Boston
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July 27, 2018 - 4:47 am
BOSTON (AP) - The Red Sox had a big offensive night washed away by rain in their series finale against the Orioles. In their series opener against the Twins, it was Kyle Gibson who shut them down. Mitch Garver hit a tiebreaking RBI double with two outs in the eighth inning, and Minnesota held on to...
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Jake Odorizzi pitches for the Twins
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July 09, 2018 - 4:04 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - When you get home after a disastrous road trip, it's nice to have the worst team in baseball waiting for you. Jake Odorizzi pitched six scoreless innings and Mitch Garver, Eduardo Escobar and Brian Dozier homered as the Minnesota Twins completed a four-game sweep of the Baltimore...
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Mitch Garver catching
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July 02, 2018 - 4:51 am
CHICAGO (AP) - Jon Lester hit a three-run homer that highlighted an eight-run burst in the second inning and wound up with his NL-leading 11th win as the Cubs held off the Twins 11-10 on Sunday at Wrigley Field. Ian Happ also homered for the Cubs, who have scored at least 10 runs in four straight...
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