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Top 3 Curses in Sports History

We have come upon another Friday the 13th and so in honor of the superstitious nature of the day, here are the top three curses in sports history.

06/13/2014

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Ortiz Goes Deep Twice … Again … Red Sox Beat Twins

David Ortiz homered twice for the second straight game and the Boston Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 9-4 on Wednesday night.

05/14/2014

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Parmelee’s HR In 9th Lifts Twins Over Red Sox 8-6

Chris Parmelee hit a game-ending homer in the ninth inning and the Minnesota Twins overcame David Ortiz’s big night to beat the Boston Red Sox 8-6 on Tuesday.

05/13/2014

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Willingham Hits 1st HR, Twins Beat Red Sox 7-4

Josh Willingham finally hit his first home run of the spring in Minnesota’s exhibition finale, and the Twins beat the Boston Red Sox 7-4 on Saturday. The game was called because of rain with two outs in the top of the ninth inning. Mike Napoli went 2 for 2 with a home run and three RBIs for the Red Sox. Jake Peavy, making his third Grapefruit League start, gave up one run and three hits in five innings. He walked one and struck out three.

03/29/2014

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Lackey, Middlebrooks Lead Red Sox Past Twins 4-1

John Lackey pitched six scoreless innings, Will Middlebrooks had two extra-base hits and the Boston Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 4-1 on Thursday night.

03/27/2014

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Gomes’ Sac Fly In 10th Lifts Red Sox Over Twins

Jonny Gomes hit a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning to lift the Boston Red Sox to another comeback victory, 3-2 over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.

05/17/2013

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Arcia HR, Lackey Error Boost Twins Over Sox 5-3

Oswaldo Arcia hit a two-run homer and the Minnesota Twins capitalized on a costly throwing error by Boston starter John Lackey to beat the struggling Red Sox 5-3 Thursday night.

05/09/2013

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Florimon’s 3 RBIs Key Twins’ 15-8 Win Over Red Sox

Pedro Florimon had a solo homer and a two-run double in Minnesota’s season-high, seven-run second inning that carried the Twins to a 15-8 rout over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday night.

05/08/2013

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Diamond’s 7 Solid Innings Lift Twins Over Sox 6-1

Scott Diamond allowed three hits in seven innings, Ryan Doumit hit his first homer of the season and the Minnesota Twins beat the Boston Red Sox 6-1 on Tuesday night.

05/07/2013

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Mike Max Says Red Sox Would Fit Mauer

Mike Max joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News Wednesday, and talked about persistent rumors that Joe Mauer

11/28/2012

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TTYM: Stephen A. Smith Said What?? And People Like Mike Vick

Stephen, Please! ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith came under fire Thursday for using a racial slur on Thursday’s edition of First Take.  The comment happened during a discussion of whether or not Kobe Bryant will play in […]

10/26/2012

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Twins Can’t Sweep Red Sox In Fenway, Fall 6-4

Adrian Gonzalez hit a two-run homer, Franklin Morales turned in another solid substitute start and the Boston Red Sox averted a four-game sweep with a 6-4 win over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday.

08/05/2012

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Red Sox Acquire 3B Valencia For Minor Leaguer

The Boston Red Sox have acquired third baseman Danny Valencia from the Minnesota Twins for a minor league outfielder.

08/05/2012

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Carroll’s Single In 10th Lifts Twins Over Red Sox

Jamey Carroll had four hits, including a go-ahead single in the 10th inning that sent the Minnesota Twins over the Boston Red Sox 6-5 Friday night.

08/03/2012

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Lester Solid, But Red Sox Lose To Twins 5-0

Jon Lester is finally pitching well again. Now if he can only get a win.

08/02/2012

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