5 Things: Road Teams Dominate Start of PlayoffsThrough four playoff games, the road teams are undefeated. The home teams will try to turn it around Friday in the first day of full playoff action: four games spread throughout the day for your viewing pleasure. Enjoy.
Twins Make Last Push Toward Post SeasonThe Minnesota Twins will wind down the regular season this weekend and the team is fighting its way to the post-season.
Rosario's 2-Run Triple In 9th Lifts Twins Past Astros, 3-2Eddie Rosario hit a tiebreaking two-run triple in the ninth inning and the Minnesota Twins held on for a 3-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night. Ervin Santana (4-4) gave up just one run and six hits over eight innings to help the Twins bounce back after an 8-0 loss in the series opener the previous night.
McHugh, Conger Lead Houston To 8-0 Win Over TwinsCollin McHugh went 7 2-3 innings and Hank Conger hit a grand slam as the Houston Astros beat the Minnesota Twins 8-0 on Friday night.
Twins Offense Quieted By Fiers, Astros In 4-1 LossMike Fiers followed his no-hitter with another stellar start for Houston, pitching into the seventh inning with three hits allowed for the first-place Astros in a 4-1 victory Saturday over the Minnesota Twins.
Nunez Homers, Twins Take Opener Against Astros 3-0Eduardo Nunez homered and Kyle Gibson pitched 5 2-3 scoreless innings to help the Minnesota Twins to a 3-0 victory over the AL West-leading Houston Astros on Friday night.
MLB 5 Best And Worst Surprises From First MonthOne full month of the MLB season is in the books, what are the biggest surprises?
30 Players: Healthy Quad Means Returned Speed, Power For Astros’ SpringerJoining the 40-40 club (40 homers and 40 steals in a single season) has always been a rare feat, evidenced by the fact that it’s been accomplished just four times in baseball history. But if you were to make a list of baseball’s top candidates to even have a shot at reaching the milestone, Astros outfielder George Springer would be at or near the top.
Musicians + Sports: Chase Bryant On Nolan Ryan And Texas BaseballThe "Take It on Back" singer does just that as he reminisces about the glory days of the Houston Astros and watching the legendary Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan hurl when he was a kid.
City Guide to HoustonHere's a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation's fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.
Mauer Leads Twins To 4-2 Win Over Astros Joe Mauer had two hits in his return from the disabled list, including a go-ahead RBI single in the ninth inning, to help the Minnesota Twins to a 4-2 win over the Houston Astros on Monday night.
American League Mid-Season Team MVPsSometimes a team's best players don't make the All-Star team. Here are the American League's mid-season team MVPs.