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Chicago Cubs v Minnesota Twins

Twins Will Decline Option On Reliever Matt Capps

The Minnesota Twins say they will decline their $6 million contract option on right-handed reliever Matt Capps, which will make him eligible for free agency.

10/24/2012

New York Yankees v Minnesota Twins

Yankees Power Past Twins 6-3

Andy Pettitte turned in another ageless performance by pitching six scoreless innings and the New York Yankees hit four home runs Monday night to beat the Minnesota Twins 6-3 and extend their AL East lead.

09/24/2012

Chicago Cubs v Minnesota Twins

Twins Return Capps To Roster After 2-Month Absence

The Minnesota Twins have activated reliever Matt Capps from the disabled list.

09/24/2012

Chicago Cubs v Minnesota Twins

Twins To Shut Closer Capps Down For ‘A While’

The shoulder injury that sent Minnesota closer Matt Capps back to the disabled list has worsened, and the right-hander will miss the next several weeks.

07/18/2012

Chicago Cubs v Minnesota Twins

Capps Headed To DL Again With Shoulder Problems

Minnesota Twins right-hander Matt Capps is headed back to the disabled list with more shoulder problems.

07/17/2012

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Twins Bring Capps Back From DL, Send Waldrop Down

The Minnesota Twins will reinstate closer Matt Capps from the 15-day disabled list. The Twins announced Thursday that Capps will return for Friday’s game against Oakland.

07/12/2012

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Liriano Leads Twins To Victory Over White Sox

Francisco Liriano spoiled Kevin Youkilis’ first game with Chicago, throwing a season-high seven innings to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 4-1 victory over the White Sox on Monday night.

06/25/2012

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Twins Blog: Trade Winds

Kevin Youkilis was in town today to play the Twins. He’s batting second and wearing a new pair of Sox. The Youkilis trade is likely to be the first of many before the trade deadline on July 31st at 5pm (CST).

06/25/2012

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Twins put Capps on DL; Perkins, Burton to fill in

The Minnesota Twins have placed closer Matt Capps on the disabled list with inflammation in his right shoulder.

06/25/2012

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Twins Lose To Reds 6-0

Twins manager Ron Gardenhire was looking for a good, low-pressure spot to get closer Matt Capps back on the mound. He found it during a lopsided game on Saturday.

06/23/2012

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Twins Closer Capps Out With Shoulder Inflammation

Minnesota Twins closer Matt Capps is not available to pitch against the Milwaukee Brewers because of a sore right shoulder.

06/17/2012

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Morneau Powers Twins To 10-7 Win Over Royals

justin Morneau and Josh Willingham each hit two-run homers, Trevor Plouffe also went deep and the Minnesota Twins held off the Kansas City Royals 10-7 on Monday night.

06/04/2012

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Twins Top Indians 5-3 To Win Series

Scott Diamond allowed three unearned runs over seven innings as the surging Minnesota Twins beat the Cleveland Indians 5-3 Sunday.

06/03/2012

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Mauer Snaps Slump As Twins Beat Indians, 7-4

Joe Mauer, who entered Saturday night’s game in an 0 for 10 skid, had three hits and three RBIs, including a two-run homer, to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 7-4 win over the Cleveland Indians.

06/02/2012

Oakland Athletics v Minnesota Twins

Twins Trump Athletics, 5-4

Justin Morneau drove in two runs for Minnesota, including the tying double in the eighth inning for the Twins in a 5-4 victory over Oakland on Monday, the sixth straight loss for the Athletics.

05/28/2012

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