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Jim Thome

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Thome Hits 600th Home Run

Minnesota slugger Jim Thome has become the eighth player to hit 600 home runs, connecting twice against the Detroit Tigers on Monday night.

08/15/2011

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Thome’s Quest For 600 Still On Hold

Jim Thome was hoping for a magical weekend — hitting his 600th career home run in the city where it all began.

08/15/2011

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Alomar, Blyleven Salute Slugger Thome

Jim Thome’s pursuit of 600 career home runs stamps him as a fellow Hall of Famer, according to Bert Blyleven and Roberto Alomar.

08/12/2011

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Thome, Blackburn Lift Twins Over Red Sox

Jim Thome hit a tiebreaking RBI double during Minnesota’s three-run eighth inning and the Twins beat the Boston Red Sox 5-2 on Wednesday night.

08/10/2011

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Jim Thome Is 2 Away From 600 Career Home Runs

Jim Thome’s pursuit of 600 career home runs has been a rather quiet quest.

08/09/2011

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Thome Hits 598th Homer, Twins Lose To Angels

Facing Dan Haren wasn’t the best way for the Minnesota Twins to keep the momentum going after hitting a season-high five home runs the night before.

08/05/2011

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Matsui Helps A’s Beat Twins 8-3

Scott Sizemore hit a three-run double in the fifth inning and the Oakland Athletics beat the Minnesota Twins 8-3 on Saturday night.

07/30/2011

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Valencia’s Big Hit In 9th Lifts Twins Over Indians

Danny Valencia hit a two-run single off closer Chris Perez in the ninth inning, sending the Minnesota Twins to a 2-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night.

07/19/2011

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Thome’s 596th HR Lifts Twins Over Royals

Jim Thome hit his 596th career home run and Joe Nathan picked up the save for the second day in a row to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday.

07/17/2011

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Thome Belts No. 596 Vs. Royals

Minnesota Twins slugger Jim Thome hit his 596th career home run in the sixth inning on Sunday against the Kansas City Royals.

07/17/2011

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Thome Homers, Liriano has 7 Ks, Twins Beat Brewers

Joe Mauer had his first three-hit game of the season and reached base in each of his four at-bats. Jim Thome hit his 594th career home run, a three-run shot in the first inning. Joe Nathan worked a 1-2-3 eighth.

07/02/2011

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Morneau Headed To DL For Twins

Just as Joe Mauer and Tsuyoshi Nishioka are getting closer to returning to the Minnesota Twins, Justin Morneau is headed to the disabled list.

06/14/2011

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Twins Put Thome, Kubel On 15-Day Disabled List

The Minnesota Twins have put designated hitters Jim Thome and Jason Kubel on the 15-day disabled list.

06/02/2011

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Thome Leaves Game Early With Quad Injury

Minnesota Twins designated hitter Jim Thome left Wednesday night’s game against the Detroit Tigers with a leg injury.

06/01/2011

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Twins Players Reflect On Killebrew’s Legend

Before Kirby Puckett, there was Harmon Killebrew, and when the Twins first arrived in Minnesota, he was the reason to go to the ballpark.

05/26/2011

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