Twins Resist Rebuild After Pitching-Fueled First-To-Worst FlopThe falloff the Minnesota Twins experienced after two straight division titles could be traced in some places to natural regression.
Twins Win Final Game Of Rough Season With 7-3 Victory Over RoyalsByron Buxton and Jorge Polanco hit homers and the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 7-3 Sunday in their final game of the season.
Jax Sharp As Twins Stop Perez, Shut Out Royals 4-0Griffin Jax and a trio of relievers combined on a three-hitter and the Minnesota Twins blanked Salvador Perez and the Kansas City Royals 4-0 Saturday night.
Tigers Beat Twins 10-7 In Slugfest With 7 HomersNiko Goodrum homered twice and drove in four runs, Jonathan Schoop hit a solo homer and the Detroit Tigers rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 10-7 on Thursday night in a slugfest with seven homers.
Polanco, Pineda Help Twins Tame Tigers 5-2Jorge Polanco launched a three-run homer and Michael Pineda was solid in his last start of the year as the Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 5-2 on Wednesday night.
Sanó Homers, Twins Withstand Late Rally To Beat Tigers 3-2Miguel Sanó homered and Minnesota pitchers shut down Detroit until the ninth inning, as the Twins beat the Tigers 3-2 on Tuesday night.
Blue Jays Beat Twins 5-2, Keep Pressure In AL Wild Card RaceDanny Jansen hit a go-ahead, three-run homer, George Springer also went deep and the Blue Jays beat the Minnesota Twins 5-2 Sunday to maintain pressure in the AL wild-card race before heading to Toronto for their final homestand.
Blue Jays Hold Playoff Position With 6-1 Win Over TwinsTeoscar Hernández, Marcus Semien and George Springer homered, and the Toronto Blue Jays held their position in the playoff chase by beating the Minnesota Twins 6-1 Saturday night.
Byron Buxton's Homer Spoils Berríos' Return; Twins Beat Jays, 3-1Buxton hit his 15th home run of the season in a three-run third inning against Berríos (12-9), who was making his first start in Minnesota since being dealt to Toronto at the trade deadline.
Twins Bump Blue Jays Back In Wild Card Race In 7-2 WinThe Toronto Blue Jays were relieved when surging left fielder Lourdes Gurriel Jr. escaped a freak play in the outfield without serious injury.
Kepler Homers Twice, Ryan's 11 Ks Lead Twins Over Cubs 5-4Max Kepler homered twice, rookie Joe Ryan struck out a season-high 11, and the Minnesota Twins held on to beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 Wednesday night.
Conor McGregor Bungles First Pitch Before Twins-Cubs GameAfter a showy windup, McGregor sailed his pitch high and far right of the catcher, nearly tossing it into the stands.
Nick Gordon Homers, 4 Twins Get 3 Hits, Minnesota Tops Cubs 9-5Nick Gordon hit a two-run homer and two singles, Josh Donaldson and Max Kepler each had three hits and two RBIs, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago Cubs 9-5 on Tuesday night.
Justin Morneau To Enter Twins Hall Of Fame SaturdayMorneau spent 11 seasons with the Twins, hitting .278 with 221 home runs in his career with Minnesota, the fourth-most in team history.
In 1st Game Since Trade, Jose Berríos, Blue Jays Top Twins, 5-3José Berríos pitched into the seventh inning to beat his former team, Bo Bichette homered in a five-run first inning and the Toronto Blue Jays held their playoff position by beating the Minnesota Twins 5-3 Sunday.