Twins Trade Right-Hander Kevin Correia To Dodgers The Minnesota Twins traded veteran right-hander Kevin Correia to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night for a player to be named or cash.
Escobar, Ventura Lead Royals Past Twins, 6-3 Alcides Escobar hit a two-run triple and Yordano Ventura pitched seven effective innings as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Minnesota Twins 6-3 Thursday.
What Will The Twins Do At The Trade Deadline?Last in the American League Central Division and now third from the bottom in the wild card race, it's pretty clear the Twins will be sellers at the trading deadline.
Twins' Correia Absorbs Baseball-Worst 12th Loss Another series loss has the Minnesota Twins contemplating their trade-deadline options. Kevin Correia absorbed his major league-leading 12th loss, and Minnesota's late comeback was thwarted by the resurgent Tampa Bay Rays in a 5-3 defeat on Sunday.
Correia Solid As Twins Rock Rockies 9-3 Some run support at long last made all the difference for Kevin Correia. Correia pitched six innings of one-run ball, Eduardo Escobar homered, and the Minnesota Twins pulled away late to beat the Colorado Rockies 9-3 on Saturday. Correia (5-11) scattered seven hits and cooled the power-hitting Rockies, who stranded 10 baserunners and were kept in the yard after slugging eight home runs in their previous two games. He walked one and struck out one in snapping a hard-luck three-game losing streak during which he had received no run support.
Twins Stymied By Iwakuma, Mariners In 2-0 Loss The Minnesota Twins were unable to advance a runner past first base through the first six innings against Hisashi Iwakuma on Monday night in a 2-0 loss to the Mariners.
Vargas Pitches Royals To Victory, 4-0 Over Twins Jason Vargas threw seven scoreless innings, Raul Ibanez homered in his second game for Kansas City and the Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 4-0 Wednesday.
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Dozier Homers As Twins Beat Blue Jays 4-0 Brian Dozier hit a two-run home run, Kevin Correia won for the first time in four starts and the Minnesota Twins beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-0 Tuesday night.
Gomez, Brewers Get Split With Twins, Win 8-5 Carlos Gomez hit a three-run homer against his former team to spark Milwaukee's comeback, and the Brewers hung on to beat the Minnesota Twins 8-5 on Thursday.
Correia Even With Tanaka, Then Twins Slip To Yanks Kevin Correia was in trouble from the start, and that was a tough way to begin against Masahiro Tanaka and the New York Yankees. Yet Correia wiggled out of a bases-loaded, no-out jam in the first inning and managed to stay even with prized pitcher from Japan. The Minnesota bullpen didn't do nearly as well, and Twins slipped 3-1 Saturday for their seventh loss in nine games.
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