Twins GM: Mauer Can Be A .300 Hitter Again, Will Play 1BMinnesota Twins general manager Terry Ryan says he believes Joe Mauer can return to .300 hitting after one of the worst offensive seasons of his career.
Twins Blog: 8 Things We Watched ForSix months ago, we here at the WCCO.com Twins Blog brought you 8 Things To Watch for as the 2015 Twins season rolled along. Now that the season has come to a conclusion, it's only fitting we go back and review what did - or didn't - happen as the 2015 campaign progressed.
Indians Take Game 2 10-2, Split Doubleheader With TwinsKyle Gibson pitched six shutout innings and Torii Hunter had a three-run double as the Minnesota Twins gained ground in the AL wild-card race, winning their fourth straight with a 7-1 victory over the fading Cleveland Indians in the first game of a doubleheader Wednesday.
Twins Blog Podcast: Ep. 3Welcome back again for the third episode of our weekly WCCO.com Twins Blog Podcast.
Twins Blog Podcast: Ep. 2Welcome back for the second edition of the WCCO.com Twins Blog Podcast! There’s plenty of great Twins talk and interviews on WCCO Radio, and each week we’ll bring you some of the highlights and tell you how to listen to all your favorite WCCO Radio shows.
Twins Hit Tigers Hard Early, Cruise To 7-1 VictoryEduardo Escobar homered and drove in two runs and Tyler Duffey struck out seven while pitching into the seventh inning to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 7-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Monday night.
Santana Sharp At Home, Twins Beat Astros 7-5Ervin Santana struck out 10 to earn his first home win, Eduardo Nunez and Miguel Sano homered, and the Minnesota Twins survived a ninth-inning rally to beat the Houston Astros 7-5 on Sunday.
Escobar Hits 2 Homers, Twins Beat Rays 5-3Eduardo Escobar homered twice and Joe Mauer had a tiebreaking RBI single as Minnesota beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 on Wednesday night for the Twins' sixth consecutive win.
Twins Lose 4-3 To Yankees, Get Swept In New YorkThe fading Minnesota Twins will have to try to reinsert themselves into the AL wild-card race without Aaron Hicks. The center fielder is headed back to the disabled list. Hicks strained his left hamstring trying to run out a grounder in the sixth inning of the Twins' 4-3 loss to the New York Yankees on Wednesday, their fifth defeat in seven days.
Twins Double Their Way Back To Beat Rangers 3-2Eduardo Escobar's two-out double in the ninth inning drove in the winning run, capping a late rally by the Minnesota Twins for a much-needed 3-2 victory Tuesday night over the Texas Rangers.
Slumping Twins Lose 8-1 To Kluber, IndiansThe Minnesota Twins are losing valuable ground in the standings. Phil Hughes lasted just three innings and Minnesota managed just three hits in an 8-1 loss to Corey Kluber and the Cleveland Indians on Sunday.
Indians' Kluber Loses No-Hit Bid In 7th On Mauer SingleCleveland Indians star Corey Kluber has lost his no-hit bid in the seventh inning on a two-out single by Joe Mauer of the Minnesota Twins.