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.
Just as Joe Mauer and Tsuyoshi Nishioka are getting closer to returning to the Minnesota Twins, Justin Morneau is headed to the disabled list.
The Minnesota Twins have put designated hitters Jim Thome and Jason Kubel on the 15-day disabled list.
Minnesota Twins designated hitter Jim Thome left Wednesday night’s game against the Detroit Tigers with a leg injury.
Before Kirby Puckett, there was Harmon Killebrew, and when the Twins first arrived in Minnesota, he was the reason to go to the ballpark.
Another late-inning Twins meltdown. WCCO Sports Reporters Mike Max and Sid Hartman both talked Twins baseball Tuesday morning with John Hines following the 8-7 loss to Seattle.
Luis Rodriguez hit a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning and the Seattle Mariners rallied to win their sixth straight game, beating Jim Thome and the Minnesota Twins 8-7 on Monday night.
The Minnesota Twins have placed outfielder Jason Repko on the 15-day disabled list with a sore left quad and called up Ben Revere from Triple-A Rochester.
Minnesota Twins designated hitter Jim Thome was scratched from Tuesday night’s lineup against the Chicago White Sox because of a sore oblique muscle.
Delmon Young pulled himself out of the lineup against Tampa Bay on Wednesday after being unable to get warmed up on the chilly night and the Minnesota Twins started the game with just one healthy bench player.
Jim Thome hit his 591st career home run and had two RBIs to back a dominating pitching performance by Scott Baker, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 Thursday night to salvage a split of the four-game series.
Jim Thome’s back still aches in the morning, just as it has for the past 10 years or so. The older he gets, the more the Minnesota Twins slugger has to do to get those discs and muscles warmed up and ready for another day on the diamond.
The Minnesota Twins have reached terms to keep powerhouse slugger Jim Thome on the roster for one more year.
Ten Minnesota Twins are hitting the free agent market, which ties them with Tampa Bay for the most in the major leagues.
Eric Nelson gets a preview of the upcoming baseball postseason with current Toronto Blue Jays and TBS analyst Buck Martinez.
Jim Thome hit another towering homer, Delmon Young drove in four runs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 10-3 on Tuesday night to take their largest AL Central lead in 10 days.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ Jim Thome has the classic slugger’s swing, a hard uppercut that rarely yields a cheap home run. He’s sure getting the most out of his first season with Minnesota, too.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) _ Cliff Lee insists there’s no reason to panic despite his recent struggles. Lee gave up five runs in five innings and was outpitched by Minnesota’s Francisco Liriano as the Twins beat […]
Jim Thome hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the 10th inning against the team that decided not to bring him back this season, sending the Minnesota Twins to a 7-6 victory over the […]
Twins starter Kevin Slowey pulled Sunday after 7 no-hit innings.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ Matt Capps emerged from the Minnesota bullpen and jogged to the mound, bringing his sinker, his slider and a bunch of goose bumps with him. He didn’t exactly ease into his Twins […]
While Twins slugger Jim Thome was clubbing his way up the home run chart, Matt Joyce was sitting on the Rays’ bench, just waiting for his shot to do something special.