Santana Pitches Into 8th, Twins Beat Yankees 7-4Ervin Santana pitched into the eighth inning to earn his first victory since May 14 and the Minnesota Twins beat the New York Yankees 7-4 Sunday to avoid a four-game sweep.
Twins Call Up Top Pitching Prospect BerriosThe Minnesota Twins announced before Tuesday's game that they've selected the contract of Jose Berrios and recalled Jorge Polanc from Class AAA Rochester.
4 Reasons The Twins Can Contend In 2016In Paul Molitor's first year, the Twins finished 83-79 and had a chance for a playoff spot heading into the final series of the regular season.
After 6 Spring Training Games With Orioles, Twins Open At BaltimoreAfter squaring off six times in spring training, the Baltimore Orioles and Minnesota Twins became quite familiar with each other.
Molitor Names Santana Opening Day Starter For TwinsOpening Day is less than two weeks away for the Minnesota Twins, and Paul Molitor announced his starting pitcher when the Twins take on the Orioles.
Mauer Hits 2-Run Single, Twins Fall To Yankees 6-4Ivan Nova pitched into the fifth inning before Joe Mauer's two-run single finished him, and the New York Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins 6-4 on Sunday.
Twins Pitchers Aim To Solidify Starting Rotation At Spring TrainingThe Minnesota Twins were nearly a playoff team last year. Having Ervin Santana for a full season might have given them enough to be a wild card team.
7 Storylines For The Twins In Spring TrainingThe Twins, coming off an 83-79 season in Paul Molitor's first season as manager, open the 2016 regular season at Baltimore on Monday, April 4. A lot can happen between now and then, but here are seven things to keep an eye on in Spring Training.
Twins Enter Spring Training With Relatively Healthy Pitching StaffThe Minnesota Twins already have something to be thankful for at spring training: The pitching staff is relatively healthy. Minnesota had several pitchers see their seasons short-circuited by injuries last season.
Unsatisfied Twins Make Significant Strides With 83-79 FinishThe Minnesota Twins made a 13-win improvement this year, the second-biggest rise in the American League, and remained in contention for a wild card spot until the final weekend of the regular season.
Buxton Doubles, Homers To lead Twins Over Tigers, 7-1 Byron Buxton doubled and homered to lead the Minnesota Twins to a crucial 7-1 victory win over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday.
Santana, Twins Start Key Series Against Indians With 3-1 WinErvin Santana pitched strong into the eighth inning, Aaron Hicks and Brian Dozier each had two hits and an RBI from the top two spots in Minnesota's lineup, and the Twins beat the Cleveland Indians 3-1 Tuesday to start a critical series for the American League wild card chasers.