Joe Mauer walked into the Minnesota Twins clubhouse on Thursday morning and told team trainers that he could not play because of a stiff neck.
In the bottom of the first inning, Cuddyer was hit on the wrist by a pitch from Baltimore’s Jeremy Guthrie. He was replaced by Rene Tosoni.
As a kid, many of us emulated our favorite sports heroes. MJ Huss is a Twin Cities toddler who transforms into his big league idols.
As a kid, many of fans emulated their favorite sports heroes. But MJ Huss is a Twin Cities toddler who transforms into his big league idols. When the Twins heard about the little slugger’s talent, they invited MJ onto the field for a batting practice.
Michael Cuddyer is out of the Minnesota Twins’ lineup because of a strained neck.
The Minnesota Twins had their the best game of the season from a power standpoint, and it wasn’t easy against a pitching staff that had given up fewer home runs than any team in the American League going in.
Francisco Liriano rebounded from his worst start of the season to go seven innings and Michael Cuddyer hit his team-leading 16th homer of the season as the Twins beat the Oakland Athletics 9-5 Friday night.
Joe Mauer and Michael Cuddyer homered to back a solid start by Brian Duensing for the Minnesota Twins in a 7-2 victory over the AL West-leading Texas Rangers on Wednesday night.
Ian Kinsler homered and drove in four runs as part of the Texas Rangers’ offensive barrage in a 20-6 rout of the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.
Danny Valencia hit a two-run single off closer Chris Perez in the ninth inning, sending the Minnesota Twins to a 2-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night.
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.
Today is Michael Cuddyer’s day. He definitely earned the manager’s selection into tonight’s All-Star Game. He’s one of the reasons why the 2011 Twins are still grasping on hopes to make a run at the Central Division Title in the second half.
Francisco Liriano spoke with those same glum words he often uses after he loses a game.
Michael Cuddyer has been named the lone All-Star game representative for the Minnesota Twins. It will be his first appearance.
Nick Blackburn pitched eight shutout innings for the Minnesota Twins, and Michael Cuddyer’s home run was enough to beat Mark Buehrle and the Chicago White Sox 1-0 on Thursday.