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August 29, 2019 - 3:18 pm
CHICAGO (AP) - The Minnesota Twins broke a major league record for most home runs on the road, getting back-to-back homers in the third inning for 140. Jake Cave led off the third with a solo shot off Chicago White Sox right-hander Dylan Cease to give AL Central leaders the record. That surpassed...
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Twins get another homer from Eddie Rosario
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June 10, 2019 - 5:20 am
DETROIT (AP) - The way Jake Odorizzi is pitching, the Twins know they won't need many runs to win games. Sunday, they took care of that in a hurry. Nelson Cruz homered for the fourth straight game and the Twins connected four times in all to rout the Detroit Tigers 12-2. The Twins wrapped up a...
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April 27, 2019 - 6:34 pm
By JIM HOEHN Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Baltimore's pitching staff kept the Minnesota Twins in the ballpark — for five innings. Then it was back to normal for the Orioles. Minnesota hit five home runs for the second straight day, including a pair by Max Kepler in a 9-2 rout of the Orioles...
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Eddie Rosario hits another homer
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April 21, 2019 - 6:31 am
BALTIMORE (AP) - Eddie Rosario and the Twins bashed their way into the team record book with a power display that began in the late afternoon and extended well into the night. With Rosario leading the way, the Twins hit 11 home runs in a doubleheader sweep of the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday,...
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Nelson Cruz swings
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December 28, 2018 - 4:57 am
If there's any doubt about the commitment of Nelson Cruz to the 2019 Twins, check out his Twitter page: #NewProfilePic pic.twitter.com/cuAqHcl83L — Nelson Cruz (@ncboomstick23) December 27, 2018 The updated profile photo comes after Cruz signed a one-year, $14.3 million contract with the Twins,...
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Mauer power
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June 30, 2018 - 5:42 am
CHICAGO (AP) - Addison Russell hit his second career grand slam, Jason Heyward and Ben Zobrist each had two-run homers and the Chicago Cubs overcame Joe Mauer's career-high five RBI to beat the Twins 10-6 on Friday at Wrigley Field Kyle Schwarber added his 16th home run, a solo shot in seventh, and...
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