Jason Marquis was hit hard in his shortest start of the season and the Minnesota Twins couldn’t contain Jonathan Lucroy.
Ryan Doumit’s two-run blast sailed into the upper deck in left field, and he was swarmed by his teammates as he hit the dugout to celebrate his game-tying, eighth-inning home run.
Jered Weaver allowed three hits over six innings in his first start since no-hitting the Twins last week to lead the Los Angeles Angels to an 8-3 victory over Minnesota on Monday night.
Minnesota Twins slugger Josh Willingham was scratched from the lineup on Monday night because of an illness.
Josh Willingham had three hits and came a homer away from hitting for the cycle to help the Minnesota Twins snap their six-game losing streak by beating the Kansas City Royals 7-4 Sunday.
Josh Willingham extended his season-opening hitting streak to 14 games with a go-ahead three-run double and the Minnesota Twins beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 on Friday night.
Carl Pavano quieted an unfriendly Yankee Stadium crowd with seven solid innings, Justin Morneau played in the field for the first time this season and hit a long homer, and the Minnesota Twins earned a rare victory in New York, 7-3 on Monday night.
C.J. Wilson won his awaited Angels debut with seven smooth innings, giving Los Angeles all the boost it needed to beat the Twins 5-1 on Monday and spoil Minnesota’s home opener.
Roy Halladay was yanked in the third inning after getting rocked in the Minnesota Twins’ 6-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday.
It was only the first game of spring training, but things were looking good for the Minnesota Twins.
The Minnesota Twins signed Josh Willingham to do two things — hit home runs and play right field.
The Minnesota Twins have had a crowded outfield for several seasons. That’s not the case this year, with Ben Revere, Denard Span and Josh Willingham settled in their spots before spring training.
The Minnesota Twins have agreed to terms with outfielder Josh Willingham.
Michael Cuddyer and the Minnesota Twins could soon end an employment that began when they drafted him out of high school in the first round in 1997.
It appears the Minnesota Twins are running out of time waiting for free agent Michael Cuddyer to make a decision and may be closing in on a deal with outfielder Josh Willingham, who hit 29 home runs with Oakland last year.