Allan Dykstra hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth, lifting the Tampa Bay Rays to a 4-2 win over a Minnesota split squad Saturday after Twins starter Trevor May pitched four nearly perfect innings.
With the state-map silhouette of Minnesota still mowed into the outfield grass, the All-Star game festivities having come and gone, the Twins returned to Target Field. For Kyle Gibson and his teammates, this wasn’t the way they wanted to play their first game after the break.
Chris Colabello drove in four runs and two of them came on a 12th-inning single that lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 6-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday night.
Twins starter Vance Worley allowed 11 hits and seven earned runs in Minnesota’s 11-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night.
Chris Archer pitched six scoreless innings and the Tampa Bay Rays added to their slim wild-card lead by beating the Minnesota Twins 3-0 on Friday night.
Ben Zobrist hit an RBI single with two outs in the 13th inning and the Tampa Bay Rays won their season-best seventh straight game, beating the Minnesota Twins 4-3 on Wednesday night.
Desmond Jennings had one of the Rays’ team record four sacrifice flys and drove in three runs as Tampa Bay beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 on Sunday.
James Shields carried a three-hitter into the ninth inning, B.J. Upton had a key two-run single and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Minnesota Twins 4-1 on Saturday night.
Scott Baker gave up a grand slam to Ben Zobrist and a two-run shot to Elliot Johnson in his return from an injury, and the Minnesota Twins lost to the Tampa Bay Rays 10-4 Monday.
Joe Mauer, Justin Morneau and Denard Span all got hits in the spring training debuts and the Minnesota Twins beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-3 Saturday.
Mike Max joined Dave Lee to break down the struggles, injuries, weather and more during the WCCO Twins Minute.
Joe Mauer made his first start this spring at catcher, and had a hit and scored two runs in the Minnesota Twins’ 9-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday.
Nick Blackburn pitched three perfect innings and Chris Parmelee hit a solo homer Saturday to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 6-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) _ Delmon Young finally put an end to a game filled with strong pitching.
Eric Nelson brings all the fireworks on Independence Day with an overview of all the day’s baseball action, including the Twins finishing up their four-game series with Tampa Bay. Steve Thomson chimes in with This […]
While Twins slugger Jim Thome was clubbing his way up the home run chart, Matt Joyce was sitting on the Rays’ bench, just waiting for his shot to do something special.
David Price had no trouble with Joe Mauer and Justin Morneau on Friday night.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ On the last day for fans to make their All-Star game picks, Tampa Bay manager Joe Maddon offered a final plug for his track-star-fast left fielder Carl Crawford.