Twins Sign Reliever Robles To $2 Million, 1-Year DealThe Twins announced the signing Tuesday, bringing in a former closer who struggled through the pandemic-shortened 2020 season.
Minnesota Twins Decline Sergio Romo's $4.75M OptionThe 37-year-old was 1-2 with a 4.05 ERA and five saves in 24 games during his second season with Minnesota. He struck out 23 and walked seven in 20 innings.
A Couple Bad Days Ended MLB Seasons This PostseasonFor good baseball teams that endured months of semi-quarantine, COVID-19 protocols and eerily quiet stadiums, watching a season end in less than 36 hours was brutal.
Donaldson Out, Buxton In On Twins' Wild Card Game RosterThe Twins released their roster for their match against the Houston Astros, and Donaldson is not listed. He missed the final two games of the season after suffering a calf injury on Friday.
Twins Beat Reds 7-3, Clinch Home Field In First RoundThere was no excited reaction Saturday night after the Minnesota Twins guaranteed they’ll be at home when the postseason begins Tuesday.
Reds Beat Twins 7-2, Clinch First Playoff Spot Since 2013Mike Moustakas homered twice, Freddy Galvis hit a solo shot and the Cincinnati Reds clinched their first playoff spot since 2013, beating the AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins 7-2 Friday night.
Former Twins Manager Ron Gardenhire Announces RetirementAfter nearly three seasons managing the Detroit Tigers, Ron Gardenhire announced his immediate retirement Saturday to focus on his health. He previously had a 13-year run with the Minnesota Twins that included six AL Central titles.
Cubs Edge Twins 1-0 For 5th Straight WinKyle Hendricks tossed eight innings of three-hit, shutout ball to outduel Rich Hill, and the Chicago Cubs edged the Minnesota Twins 1-0 on Friday night for their fifth straight win.
With 3 Homers, Twins Slow Down White Sox 5-1Byron Buxton and Miguel Sano each hit a two-run homer, and the Minnesota Twins denied the Chicago White Sox a chance to clinch their first playoff berth in 12 years with a 5-1 victory Wednesday night.
Twins Announce 2021 Spring Training ScheduleThe Minnesota Twins announced their home spring training schedule on Wednesday, with their home opener set for Sunday, Feb. 28 against the Baltimore Orioles.
Byron Buxton Homers Again As Twins Beat Indians, 8-4Minnesota won for the ninth time in 11 games since it closed August with a six-game slide.
Twins' Sergio Romo Suspended For Jawing With Indians' Francisco LindorRomo worked a perfect eighth, retiring Lindor on an inning-ending flyout. Romo and Lindor exchanged words as the shortstop ran toward first, and then the two walked toward each other before they were separated by teammates.
Buxton, Twins Hand Cleveland's Shane Bieber 1st Loss This Season, Win 3-1The best pitcher in baseball this season by so many measures, Cleveland's Shane Bieber has made so few mistakes.
Twins' Michael Pineda Stays Sharp For 7 Innings Beating Tigers 6-2Ryan Jeffers hit his first major league homer to spark Minnesota's four-run third inning, and Michael Pineda stayed sharp in his return from suspension by finishing seven innings for the Twins in a 6-2 win over the Detroit Tigers on Monday.
Buxton Beats Out Infield Single In 9th; Twins Top Tigers 4-3Miguel Sanó led Minnesota's rally against the Detroit bullpen with a home run and the tying single in the ninth inning, before Byron Buxton beat out an infield single for the game-winning RBI to give the Twins a 4-3 victory over the Tigers on Saturday night.