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Home run number 307 hit by Jason Castro
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September 30, 2019 - 5:36 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Jorge Soler locked up the AL home run crown with his 48th homer, Brett Phillips drove a game-ending sacrifice fly in the ninth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Twins 5-4 Sunday in manager Ned Yost's final game. The AL Central-winning Twins scored three runs in the...
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Twins get a hit from Luis Arraez
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September 29, 2019 - 6:12 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - It was a tough moment for rookie third baseman Luis Arraez. It could have been a lot worse. Arraez sprained his right ankle during the seventh inning of Minnesota's 4-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday, leaving his status for the Twins' AL Division Series...
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Nelson Cruz
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September 23, 2019 - 5:00 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - When Nelson Cruz signed with the Twins this past offseason, he made a few predictions. He was confident he would get to 400 career home runs this year, and he also believed the Twins would make the playoffs. One down, one to go. Cruz hit his 400th career home run, Miguel Sano...
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September 22, 2019 - 6:29 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Jose Berrios and Taylor Rogers have been the Twins' most reliable pitchers and helped push Minnesota to the verge of the AL Central title. For one game, Berrios and Rogers each faltered as the Twins missed a chance to build on their division lead. Rogers got tagged during a...
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September 21, 2019 - 7:40 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Two years ago, Randy Dobnak had no idea he would be pitching in the majors this September. Without worry, Dobnak and his girlfriend planned their wedding. Now he's getting married eight days after his first big league win. Dobnak pitched 5 1/3 effective innings, and the Twins...
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Twins DH Nelson Cruz celebrates in dugout
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September 20, 2019 - 4:21 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Nelson Cruz wiped out an early deficit with one big swing. The 39-year-old designated hitter has sure had his hand in a lot of this team's remarkable success. Cruz hit two of Minnesota's four home runs and matched his season high with five RBIs, igniting another impressive power...
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