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Dave Lee’s Golf Course Visit With Twins’ Tom Kelly

Former Twins manager Tom Kelly was getting ready to tee-off at Hillcrest Golf Club in Maplewood Monday morning when he took a phone call from Dave Lee.

08/12/2013

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Wieters, Ford, Johnson Lead Orioles Over Twins 7-1

Matt Wieters hit a two-run homer, Lew Ford drove in three runs and Steve Johnson pitched four scoreless innings to help a Baltimore Orioles split squad beat the Minnesota Twins 7-1 on Sunday.

03/17/2013

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Twins Decline Option On Baker’s Contract For 2013

The Minnesota Twins have declined their $9.25 million option on right-hander Scott Baker’s contract for next season, making him eligible for free agency.

10/29/2012

Detroit Tigers v Minnesota Twins

Twins Lose To Tigers, 2-1

Prince Fielder hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning to lift Detroit to a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday, assuring that the Tigers won’t lose any of their lead on the White Sox in the AL Central.

09/30/2012

Detroit Tigers v Minnesota Twins

Tigers Tear Up Twins, 6-4

Miguel Cabrera hit a three-run homer to move into at least a tie for the lead in all three triple crown categories and Justin Verlander struck out eight in seven innings to help the Detroit Tigers stay in front in the AL Central with a 6-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday.

09/29/2012

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

Minnesota Twins v Detroit Tigers

Twins Mauled By Tigers 8-0

Miguel Cabrera hit his 42nd homer, putting him in Triple Crown position, and Doug Fister pitched his first career shutout to help the Detroit Tigers beat Minnesota 8-0 Saturday, keeping their hopes high in the AL Central race.

09/22/2012

Cleveland Indians v Minnesota Twins

Twins Beat Indians 3-0

Cole DeVries pitched six scoreless innings to win his third straight start and the Minnesota Twins beat the Cleveland Indians 3-0 on Saturday night.

09/08/2012

Minnesota Twins v Chicago White Sox

White Sox Beat Twins 4-2

Gordon Beckham hit a two-run homer and Hector Santiago won in his first major league start as the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 4-2 on Monday night.

09/03/2012

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Morneau Lifts Twins Over Royals 3-1

Cole De Vries likes to face the Kansas City Royals. Justin Morneau drove in two runs and Minnesota rookie De Vries beat the Royals again 3-1 on Saturday in the first game of a doubleheader.

09/01/2012

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Twins Lose To Mariners 1-0

All King Felix needs is one. Felix Hernandez struck out five in a five-hitter and Eric Thames hit a solo homer in the eighth inning to lift the Seattle Mariners to a 1-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.

08/27/2012

Minnesota Twins v Texas Rangers

Twins Lose To Texas 9-3

Ian Kinsler hit a leadoff home run and Mitch Moreland launched a 463-foot shot, leading Ryan Dempster and the Texas Rangers over the Minnesota Twins 9-3 Saturday for their fourth straight win.

08/25/2012

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Twins Lose To Rays 4-2

The American League wild card standings show that the Tampa Bay Rays are solidly in the mix to return to the postseason. The Rays, however, have higher aspirations. Tampa Bay has made it very clear that it wants to win the American League East. The Rays’ 4-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night was the latest example of why they believe that making up six games and catching the New York Yankees is possible.

08/11/2012

Minnesota Twins v Cleveland Indians, 7/6/12

Twins Win 14-3, Indians Lose 10th Straight

Justin Morneau homered twice and drove in four runs, Joe Mauer had three RBIs and Ryan Doumit hit a three-run homer to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 14-3 victory over Cleveland on Monday night, the Indians’ 10th straight loss.

08/06/2012

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Twins Recall Tsuyoshi Nishioka From Triple-A

The Minnesota Twins have recallled infielder Tsuyoshi Nishioka from Triple-A Rochester. Nishioka played second base and batted seventh Monday night against the Cleveland Indians. He batted .284 in 84 games at Rochester.

08/06/2012

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Mauer’s 3-Run HR Lifts Twins Past Red Sox 6-4

Joe Mauer hit a three-run homer with two outs in the top of the ninth inning, lifting the Minnesota Twins to a 6-4 comeback win over the struggling Boston Red Sox on Saturday night.

08/04/2012

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Twins Trade Liriano To White Sox

The surprising Chicago White Sox have made a move to stay on top of the AL Central, acquiring left-hander Francisco Liriano from division rival Minnesota Twins on Saturday night.

07/28/2012

July 28, 2012

Twins Rout Indians 12-5

Samuel Deduno pitched seven strong innings for his second major league win and Josh Willingham hit his 27th homer of the season, leading the Minnesota Twins to a 12-5 win over the Cleveland Indians on Saturday night.

07/28/2012

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Twins Top Tigers 6-4 With 4-Run 4th Inning

Ron Gardenhire deflected credit on the night the Minnesota Twins gave their manager his 900th career victory. Trevor Plouffe hit a two-run single, one of six singles during Minnesota’s four-run fourth inning, to help the Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 6-4 Monday night.

07/02/2012

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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

Minnesota Twins

Twins Send Reds To 4th Straight Loss, 5-4

Homer Bailey smashed one of his bats against the wall in the clubhouse tunnel after leaving the game much earlier than desired.

06/22/2012

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Twins Lose To Brewers 6-2

Ryan Braun has watched his childhood buddy Trevor Plouffe climb up the leader board in home runs with a remarkable binge of late that included two long balls in Minnesota’s series opener against Braun’s Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night.

06/16/2012

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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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