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Tyus Jones To Throw Out 1st Pitch At Twins Game Again

Two ceremonial first pitches at Target Field in one season. Tyus Jones has become quite the Minnesota celebrity. The Timberwolves rookie point guard will take the honor on the mound again Thursday night before the Twins host the Seattle Mariners.

07/29/2015

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Kang Homer Sends Pirates To 8-7 Win Against Twins

Jung Ho Kang hit a tiebreaking home run off the facing off the second deck in left center-field in the ninth inning, lifting the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Minnesota Twins 8-7 Tuesday night.

07/28/2015

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Rough Sixth Inning Downs Gibson, Twins In 7-2 Loss To Yanks

Nathan Eovaldi pitched impressively into the ninth inning, Chase Headley and Stephen Drew each homered, and the New York Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins 7-2 on Sunday for a series win.

07/26/2015

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Perkins Blows 2nd Save As Twins Lose 8-5 To Yankees

Alex Rodriguez hit three home runs in a game for the fifth time in his career and keyed a ninth-inning rally against All-Star closer Glen Perkins, sending the New York Yankees over the Minnesota Twins 8-5 Saturday night.

07/25/2015

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Hughes Shines Against Former Team, Twins Beat Yankees 10-1

Phil Hughes pitched seven shutout innings against his former team and Miguel Sano hit one of Minnesota’s four home runs in the Twins’ 10-1 victory over the New York Yankees on Friday night.

07/24/2015

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Ervin Santana Mows Down Angels In 3-0 Victory For Twins

Ervin Santana pitched eight innings of four-hit ball against his former team, and the Minnesota Twins snapped both their four-game skid and the Angels’ seven-game winning streak with a 3-0 victory over Los Angeles on Thursday.

07/23/2015

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Twins Can’t Catch Streaking Angels In 4th Straight Loss, 5-2

The Minnesota Twins are still struggling to regain their stride out of the All-Star break, and that’s given them little chance to keep pace with the surging Los Angeles Angels this week.

07/23/2015

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Angels 3B David Freese Leaves After Getting Hit By Pitch

Los Angeles Angels third baseman David Freese left Wednesday night’s game against Minnesota in the fourth inning after getting hit by a pitch.

07/22/2015

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Gibson Botches Key DP Chance In Twins’ 7-0 Loss To Angels

Minnesota Twins starter Kyle Gibson had only himself to blame for a defensive gaffe that led to a five-run rally by the Angels.

07/22/2015

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Angels Star Mike Trout Scratched Because Of Sore Left Heel

Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout has been scratched from the series opener against Minnesota because of a sore left heel.

07/21/2015

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Josh Reddick Hits Grand Slam, Athletics Slug Past Twins 14-1

Jake Smolinski homered twice for four RBIs, Josh Reddick hit a grand slam and the Oakland Athletics slugged past the Minnesota Twins 14-1 on Sunday.

07/19/2015

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Perkins’ 1st Blown Save Sends Twins To 3-2 Loss To A’s In 10

As dominant as Glen Perkins has been this season, the Minnesota Twins’ All-Star closer knew the good times were sure to end at some point.

07/18/2015

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Plouffe Grand Slam, Dozier Homer Lead Twins Past Athletics

Ervin Santana received the game ball from Joe Mauer after his first win with Minnesota, and he waited months to finally earn it. The Twins’ power hitters provided him plenty of support, too.

07/18/2015

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Twins GM Ryan Disappointed Club Couldn’t Sign Pick Cody

Minnesota Twins general manager Terry Ryan says the club came “close” to signing Kentucky right-hander Kyle Cody but a deal ultimately didn’t come together with the 73rd overall pick in last month’s amateur draft.

07/17/2015

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Hunter’s Leadership Has Lifted Twins, And So Have His Homers

Torii Hunter turns 40 this weekend. He’s been bracing for trouble. Not from his body or mind, despite that daunting number for a professional athlete, but from his Minnesota Twins teammates.

07/17/2015

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All-Star Break: 6 Reasons The Twins Are Contending

The Twins enter the second half of the season at 49-40, 4.5 games behind Kansas City for first place in the American League Central Division. If they can’t catch the Royals, they’re in position to grab one of two Wild Card spots for the playoffs, but that’s a ways down the road. Here are six reasons the Twins will remain in position for a playoff spot this season.

07/16/2015

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As Top Prospects Trickle In, Twins Are In Contention, Too

After stumbling through the last four seasons, the Minnesota Twins have summoned several of their best minor leaguers this summer. Some came straight from Double-A.

07/15/2015

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MN Politicians Call On USPS To Release Harmon Killebrew Stamp

Minnesota’s full congressional delegation has written a letter to get Twins great Harmon Killebrew immortalized on a postage stamp. The late Killebrew’s wife and the Minnesota Twins are asking for fans to send in letters of support.

07/14/2015

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Now At The All-Star Break, Twins Continue To Silence Doubters

Twins manager Paul Molitor turned down an offer from Royals manager Ned Yost to coach in this week’s All Star Game, telling him that, actually, he’d rather have the rest.

07/13/2015

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Dozier, Perkins To Represent Twins In All-Star Game

Second baseman Brian Dozier and closer Glen Perkins will represent the Minnesota Twins in the All-Star game. Dozier was added to the American League squad by AL manager Ned Yost.

07/13/2015

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Twins Blog: Homestand Notes – All Star Break Edition

The Twins just finished a successful seven-game homestand, going 6-1 against the Orioles and Tigers and now begin a well-deserved break from the grind of the season as the All Star break is upon us.

07/12/2015

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Gibson, Sano Lead Twins Over Tigers 7-1

Kyle Gibson won his fourth straight start, throwing seven strong innings, and rookie Miguel Sano hit a two-run homer to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 7-1 win over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday.

07/12/2015

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Twins Collect 16 Hits In 9-5 Win Over Tigers

Torii Hunter’s towering two-run homer into the third deck against his former team highlighted a 16-hit afternoon for Minnesota, and the Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 9-5 on Saturday.

07/11/2015

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Twins’ Brian Dozier Fills Last-Minute Slot On All-Star Roster

Despite falling short in a round of voting Friday, Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier will play in the All-Star game after all, the MLB announced Saturday afternoon.

07/11/2015

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Dozier’s Homer Caps Seven-Run Ninth, Twins Beat Tigers 8-6

Brian Dozier hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth to cap a seven-run rally and give the Minnesota Twins an 8-6 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night.

07/10/2015

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Twins Home Opener 2015

The Minnesota Twins host the Kansas City Royals Monday, April 13 for their 2015 Home Opener. Here are some pictures from the festivities.

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New Eats At Target Field

On Tuesday, April 7, Target Field unveiled some of the new foods available for the 2015 Twins season. Here are some of the highlights.

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