Lowrie's Grand Slam Helps Astros Over Twins 8-5Jed Lowrie hit a grand slam in a five-run seventh inning and Dallas Keuchel became the American League's first 17-game winner as the Houston Astros rallied for a 8-5 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday.
Santana Sharp At Home, Twins Beat Astros 7-5Ervin Santana struck out 10 to earn his first home win, Eduardo Nunez and Miguel Sano homered, and the Minnesota Twins survived a ninth-inning rally to beat the Houston Astros 7-5 on Sunday.
Twins Lose 4-3 To Yankees, Get Swept In New YorkThe fading Minnesota Twins will have to try to reinsert themselves into the AL wild-card race without Aaron Hicks. The center fielder is headed back to the disabled list. Hicks strained his left hamstring trying to run out a grounder in the sixth inning of the Twins' 4-3 loss to the New York Yankees on Wednesday, their fifth defeat in seven days.
Hunter's Homer In 9th Gives Twins 10-9 Victory Over IndiansTorii Hunter's ninth-inning homer gave Minnesota a 10-9 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Friday night, ending the Twins' five-game losing streak.
Dozier's Two-Run Homer In 10th Lifts Twins Over Orioles 4-2Brian Dozier's two-run home run with one out in the 10th inning lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 4-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night.
Twins Win 2-0 Behind May After 6-3 Loss To Red SoxTrevor May allowed two hits over seven innings to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 2-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday and a split of their day-night doubleheader.
Hunter, Nuñez Homer In Twins' 4-3 Win Over White SoxHunter homered, Trevor May pitched a career-high seven innings and the Minnesota Twins defeated the Chicago White Sox 4-3 on Saturday.
Twins' Red-Hot Bats Cooled Off By A's Starter ChavezJesse Chavez struck out seven and allowed one unearned run in 7 1-3 innings and the Oakland Athletics snapped Minnesota's five-game winning streak with a 2-1 victory over the Twins on Tuesday night.
Escobar's HR Leads Twins' Balanced 8-5 Win Over SeattleMinnesota pitcher Trevor May could not avoid a line drive but it could have been worse.
Twins Drop Home Opener To Royals, 12-3The Twins lost their fourth straight opener, but on a sunny 61-degree day they still packed the place with an over-capacity crowd of 40,123. Minnesota Timberwolves icon Kevin Garnett threw out the ceremonial first pitch to his long-time friend Torii Hunter.
Twins' Nolasco Headed To DL Because Of Inflammation In ElbowMinnesota Twins right-hander Ricky Nolasco is headed to the 15-day disabled list because of inflammation in his pitching elbow. Manager Paul Molitor says the move will likely be made Saturday, with Trevor May getting called up from Triple-A Rochester.
Recharged With Molitor, Twins Need Starting Pitching SpikePaul Molitor was hired as Minnesota's new manager, bringing Hall of Fame membership and renowned intelligence and intuition to a team seeking a fresh start.