Another so-so night for Kyle Gibson
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August 20, 2019 - 2:33 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kyle Gibson made a mistake, and Jose Abreu was ready. Abreu hit a towering three-run homer in Chicago's four-run second inning, helping Ivan Nova and the White Sox beat the Twins 6-4 on Monday night. Minnesota returned home after a 5-1 road trip helped re-establish its control of...
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August 09, 2019 - 2:18 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Trying to ice his arm and knee in the clubhouse after his night was done, Mike Clevinger screamed at the television after each up and down for Cleveland just like a fan watching the tense finish at home. The scene in Minnesota was befitting of the postseason, intensifying an AL...
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File photo Twins-Indians
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July 12, 2019 - 5:12 am
Here are the pitching matchups for the Twins' three-game series against the Cleveland Indians, starting Friday night at Progressive Field: Friday: Kyle Gibson (8-4, 4.09) vs. Mike Clevenger (2-2, 4.44), 6:10 p.m. Saturday: Jake Odorizzi (10-4, 3.15) vs. Trevor Bauer (8-6, 3.61), 6:10 p.m. Sunday:...
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Joe Mauer talks
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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Twins catcher Jason Castro is late with the tag on Dawel Lugo
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June 09, 2019 - 7:22 am
DETROIT (AP) - The Twins started out Saturday's game in Detroit with a bang, but their offense took the rest of the game off as the Tigers surged to a 9-3 win at Comerica Park. Jorge Polanco doubled home Max Kepler in the top of the first for a quick 1-0 lead that only lasted until the second...
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Twins center fielder Byron Buxton homers
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June 02, 2019 - 5:42 am
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - The Twins started the new month like they ended the last one. Winning, with home runs leading the way. Marwin Gonzalez and Byron Buxton both connected and drove in two runs as the Twins kept scoring, beating the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 on Saturday. It was the second straight...
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Twins work on mound strategy
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May 20, 2019 - 4:24 am
SEATTLE (AP) - After three straight days pounding the ball over the fence in Seattle, the Twins were kept in the ballpark on Sunday. The Mariners rode six strong innings by Yusei Kikuchi to the 7-4 win, snapping the Twins' five-game winning streak. The Twins had out-scored Seattle 36-11 in winning...
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Twins manager Rocco Baldelli
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May 04, 2019 - 6:13 am
NEW YORK (AP) - Gary Sanchez homered twice and the Yankees overcame their latest injury Friday night, beating the Twins 6-3 after starter James Paxton exited early with soreness in his left knee. Minnesota (19-11) entered with baseball's best mark for the first time since September 2010 but again...
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