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Max Kepler and the Twins
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
August 31, 2019 - 6:48 am
DETROIT (AP) - The Twins might break the single-season home run record this weekend in Detroit. On Friday, they proved they can do more than hit home runs. The Twins scored 12 times in the first four innings against the Tigers, including nine before their only home run of a 13-5 victory. "We know...
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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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Logan Morrison scores
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June 29, 2018 - 4:15 am
CHICAGO (AP) - It took them nearly five hours to finish it, but the Minnesota Twins finally picked up a much-needed win in Chicago. Max Kepler drew a two-out walk with the bases loaded in the 13th inning for the Twins, who outlasted the White Sox 2-1 on Thursday afternoon for just their second...
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