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Colabello, Gibson Lead Twins Past Royals 10-1

Chris Colabello drove in three runs, Kyle Gibson pitched into the seventh inning and the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 10-1 Friday night to end a nine-game home losing streak that dated to last season.

04/11/2014

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‘He’s On Fire Right Now’: Colabello’s Perseverance Paying Off

Chris Colabello, the most dangerous hitter in the American League through the first week of the season, is a guy that wasn’t even drafted. And he never even made the minor leagues until the eighth year of his pro career.

04/08/2014

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A’s Ruin Home Opener For Twins With 8-3 Victory

The Oakland Athletics can win a lot of different ways, as evidenced by their two-year hold on the AL West division title. Yoenis Cespedes proved he can play through a hurting right heel, giving Scott Kazmir and the A’s a spark with a pair of RBIs that helped spoil the Minnesota Twins’ home opener with an 8-3 victory on Monday.

04/07/2014

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Twins Outslug Indians 10-7

Chris Colabello drove in four runs, Brian Dozier scored three times and the Minnesota Twins outslugged the Cleveland Indians 10-7 on Sunday.

04/06/2014

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Colabello Has 6 RBIs, Twins Beat White Sox 10-9

Chris Colabello had a career-high six RBIs and doubled twice, Oswaldo Arcia hit a go-ahead triple and the Minnesota Twins avoided a season-opening sweep with a 10-9 comeback win Thursday over the Chicago White Sox.

04/03/2014

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Colabello’s Slam Gives Twins 10-6 Win Over Astros

Rookie Chris Colabello homered twice, including a tiebreaking grand slam in the ninth inning, to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 10-6 win over the Houston Astros on Monday.

09/02/2013

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Twins Recall Colabello To Take Mauer’s Roster Spot

The Minnesota Twins have recalled Chris Colabello from Triple-A Rochester to take Joe Mauer’s spot on the roster.

08/21/2013

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Colabello Hits HR In Twins’ Loss To Mariners

Chris Colabello had a chance to make a significant difference for the Minnesota Twins on Sunday. However, his third-inning fly ball just wasn’t hit high enough. After hitting a two-run homer in the previous inning, Colabello was robbed of a three-run shot by Seattle right fielder Endy Chavez and the Mariners held on to beat the Twins 6-4.

07/28/2013

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Colabello Joins Twins After Triple-A All-Star Game

The Minnesota Twins have recalled first baseman Chris Colabello from Triple-A Rochester, the last of three replacements in an All-Star break roster shake-up. Colabello joined the team for Thursday’s game against Cleveland.

07/19/2013

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Twins Recall Colabello For Doubleheader Vs. Nats

The Minnesota Twins have recalled outfielder Chris Colabello from Triple-A Rochester for Sunday’s doubleheader against the Washington Nationals.

06/09/2013

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Twins Option Colabello To Triple-A Rochester

The Minnesota Twins optioned infielder Chris Colabello to Triple-A Rochester following Sunday’ 10-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners at Target Field.

06/02/2013

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Twins Call Up Colabello, Put Plouffe On DL

The Minnesota Twins announced Wednesday they’ve selected the contract of Chris Colabello from AAA Rochester. The Twins made the move after placing infielder Trevor Plouffe in the seven-day disabled list with concussion symptoms.

05/22/2013