Nick Blackburn

Another Loss In KC, Streak At 5

Kila Ka’aihue had yet to show his power potential for the Royals. The first two innings agaist Minnesota changed all that. Ka’aihue hit two home runs and drove in a career-high four runs to lead […]


Blackburn Baffles Mariner Bats In Strong Showing

SEATTLE(AP) _ Nick Blackburn kept the Seattle Mariners crossed up all day. Newly acquired reliever Brian Fuentes met the Minnesota Twins’ expectations. The duo combined on a two-hitter Saturday, leading the Twins to a 1-0 […]


Ninth-Inning Rally Pulls Twins Closer to Division-Leading White Sox

The Minnesota Twins want to remember the jubilation of piling on one another as long as possible. Chicago can’t erase the memory fast enough.


Bats Comes Alive As Twins Pull Back Ahead of Tigers

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ One night after watching 39-year-old slugger Jim Thome lumber out a triple, Denard Span put his young legs to work in a big, big way.


Phillies' Bats Are Lively in Easy Win Over Twins

Chase Utley told everyone he wasn’t hurt and backed it up with a strong all-around performance.


Late-Inning Run Goes Against Twins This Time

 Bobby Cox and the Atlanta Braves needed a run in the ninth inning so they turned to Brooks Conrad for the squeeze bunt.