Joe Mauer and Michael Cuddyer homered to back a solid start by Brian Duensing for the Minnesota Twins in a 7-2 victory over the AL West-leading Texas Rangers on Wednesday night.
Brian Duensing gave the Minnesota bullpen another chance, and this time the result was a victory.
Daisuke Matsuzaka turned in his strongest outing of the spring but Red Sox reliever Bobby Jenks gave up six runs in the ninth inning, letting the Minnesota Twins rally past Boston 9-8 Saturday night.
Joe Mauer had two hits and an RBI to help the Minnesota Twins beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 on Monday.
Danny Valencia kept showing he might be Minnesota’s long-term solution at third base, putting the Twins ahead early Sunday in a 3-0 win over the Baltimore Orioles.
With a rotation spot secured, Brian Duensing tossed two scoreless innings Wednesday to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 4-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
The Minnesota Twins have agreed to contract terms with third baseman Danny Valencia, pitcher Brian Duensing and 19 other players to officially round out their 40-man roster.
CHICAGO (AP) _ As they chase their sixth AL Central title in the last 10 seasons, the formula has not changed for Joe Mauer and the Minnesota Twins. Mauer had three hits, including a three-run […]
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ The Minnesota Twins can’t seem to explain why they have so much success against Kansas City ace Zack Greinke. For whatever reason, they just seem to have Greinke’s number. If they keep […]
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Vladimir Guerrero hit a tiebreaking homer and a patchwork bullpen made that hold up over the last three innings, giving the Texas Rangers a 4-3 victory over Minnesota as C.J. Wilson […]
The Minnesota Twins and Los Angeles Angels were both in the market for a starting pitcher as the trade deadline approached.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ Brian Duensing has done it all on the mound for the Minnesota Twins except be their closer, a remarkable versatility that helped stabilize the rotation when it was needed most. The Twins […]
Sean Rodriguez and B.J. Upton hit three-run homers as the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Minnesota Twins 6-4 Tuesday night, winning for the 10th time in 11 games and taking over the AL East lead.
BALTIMORE (AP) _ During a season in which very little has gone right for the Baltimore Orioles, interim manager Juan Samuel uttered a phrase that hasn’t been heard often, if at all, during his postgame […]