Milone Starts For Ill Hughes, Pitches Twins Past Indians 4-2Emergency starter Tommy Milone replaced an ill Phil Hughes and pitched the Minnesota Twins past the Cleveland Indians 4-2 on Monday night in a game crucial to the wild-card chances of both clubs.
Twins Blog: Homestand NotesThe Twins just finished a crucial 10-game homestand and while you can't call it a rousing success, you can't exactly call it a complete disaster.
Duffey Pitches 7 Shutout Innings As Twins Beat Angels 8-1Rookie Tyler Duffey allowed three hits in seven shutout innings, Eddie Rosario and Joe Mauer hit two-run homers, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Angels 8-1 Sunday to pull even with Los Angeles in the AL wild-card race.
Angels Sweep Doubleheader, Leapfrog Twins In Wild-Card RaceAlbert Pujols had two hits and two RBIs, and Garrett Richards was one out away from his second complete game this season as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Minnesota Twins 5-2 to sweep Saturday's day-night doubleheader.
Twins' Mistakes Lead To Angels' 4-3 Win In 12 InningsKole Calhoun's liner eluded shortstop Eduardo Escobar's glove in the 12th inning, allowing Dan Robertson to score the go-ahead run from third, and the Los Angeles Angels held on to beat the Minnesota Twins 4-3 to gain ground in the AL wild-card race.
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Trout Shines With Grand Slam In Angels' 11-8 Win Over TwinsMike Trout hit a grand slam and a solo shot to set a career high for home runs in a season with 38 and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Minnesota Twins 11-8 on Thursday night.
Twins Get Bullpen Help, Add Jepsen From RaysThe Minnesota Twins got some much-needed help for their beleaguered bullpen on Friday, acquiring right-handed reliever Kevin Jepsen from the Tampa Bay Rays for a pair of minor league pitching prospects.
Angels 3B David Freese Leaves After Getting Hit By PitchLos Angeles Angels third baseman David Freese left Wednesday night's game against Minnesota in the fourth inning after getting hit by a pitch.
Angels Star Mike Trout Scratched Because Of Sore Left HeelLos Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout has been scratched from the series opener against Minnesota because of a sore left heel.
Hunter Homers For Twins In 7-2 Win Over IndiansTorii Hunter hit his first home run for Minnesota since 2007, helping Trevor May and the Twins beat the Cleveland Indians 7-2 Sunday.
Twins To Announce Santana Deal SaturdayThe Minnesota Twins called a news conference for Saturday to announce a four-year contract with free-agent right-hander Ervin Santana. Santana's deal, which guarantees him $55 million, contains a club option for 2019 that could become guaranteed. The 32-year-old was 14-10 with a 3.95 ERA for Atlanta this year. He as an AL All-Star with the Los Angeles Angels in 2008.