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Twins Go Four In A Row, Beat Brewers 5-4

Minnesota manager Ron Gardenhire wanted to see a big swing. Trevor Plouffe obliged him. Plouffe hit a solo home run in the 11th inning, lifting the Twins over the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 Saturday for their season-high fourth straight win.

05/19/2012

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Twins Lose To Indians 5-4

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.

05/14/2012

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Minnesota Twins Gear Up For First Spring Training Game

The Minnesota Twins take the field for their first game on Saturday. While it’s only a spring training game, it could be a good indicator for how the team will play this season.

03/03/2012

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Twins Bring Back Closer Capps For 2nd chance

After the kind of season Matt Capps endured as the Minnesota Twins closer, many pitchers would look for a change of scenery in free agency.

02/20/2012

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Players Hang With Fans, Sell Cookbooks At TwinsFest

The Minnesota Twins are back at the Metrodome this weekend for a huge fan festival: TwinsFest.

01/28/2012

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Twins Make Moves To Stamp 99 Losses As Aberration

The Minnesota Twins aren’t letting a 99-loss season push them toward rebuilding mode.

12/08/2011

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Twins Finalize Contract With Closer Matt Capps

The Minnesota Twins have finalized their $4.75 million, one-year contract with closer Matt Capps.

12/07/2011

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Source: Twins Keep Matt Capps For $4.75 Million

Matt Capps and the Minnesota Twins agreed to a $4.75 million, one-year contract, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press on Monday.

12/05/2011

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Duncan Leads Indians’ Sweep Of Twins, 8-2, 7-6

Shelley Duncan drove in three runs in each half of a day-night doubleheader, and the Cleveland Indians erased a six-run deficit to beat the Minnesota Twins 7-6 on Saturday night for the sweep.

09/24/2011

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McDonald’s Rare Homer Lifts Red Sox Over Twins

Darnell McDonald hit a two-run homer into the upper deck in left field to help the Boston Red Sox defeat the Minnesota Twins 4-3 on Tuesday night.

08/09/2011

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Valencia Pushes Twins Past Indians Again

Danny Valencia singled home the go-ahead run for the second straight day, this time in the eighth inning, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Cleveland Indians 7-5 in a sloppy game played on another sweltering day at Target Field.

07/20/2011

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Cuddyer, Nathan Send Twins Over Royals 4-3

Michael Cuddyer singled home the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and Joe Nathan did his job as the new closer Saturday night, giving the Minnesota Twins a 4-3 win over the Kansas City Royals.

07/16/2011

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Nathan Replaces Capps As Twins Closer

Former All-Star Joe Nathan will take over the closer’s job for the Minnesota Twins, replacing the struggling Matt Capps.

07/16/2011

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Hosmer Homers Off Capps, Royals Top Twins 2-1

Eric Hosmer hit a two-run homer in the top of the ninth inning off Matt Capps to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 2-1 victory Friday night over Minnesota, the seventh blown save this season for the Twins’ closer to match the major league lead.

07/15/2011

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Twins’ Pen Picks Up For Baker In 3-2 Win Over Rays

Scott Baker had another impressive start cut short by injury before Glen Perkins bailed out struggling closer Matt Capps in the ninth again to help the Minnesota Twins hang on for a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night.

07/05/2011

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