Minnesota Twins Hit 3 Homers In A Row, Top Toronto Blue JaysThe Blue Jays slipped into the third spot in the AL wild-card race, one game behind Boston and half-game behind the Yankees. Toronto fell to 13-3 in September.
Oops! Twins Reach New York at 1:30 A.M. Due To Problem With PlaneThe Minnesota Twins' charter flight had mechanical problems, forcing the team to change planes. Manager Rocco Baldelli said the Twins arrived at their hotel in New York for their makeup game against the Yankees at about 1:30 a.m. Monday.
Polanco Homers Twice As Twins Hit 5 In 9-2 Win Over RoyalsByron Buxton homered for the second straight day, and Nick Gordon and Max Kepler also went deep for Minnesota, which has won five of seven.
Andrew Benintendi Pushes Royals Past Twins In 11th With 2nd HomerAndrew Benintendi had four hits and two home runs, the last a two-run shot in the 11th to send the Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.
Byron Buxton Back With Twins; Kenta Maeda Bound For Elbow SurgeryByron Buxton played in only three games after returning June 19 from a strained right hip that kept him out for 39 games. The oft-sidelined star's latest return created some excitement for the Twins in a rough season.
Voit's 4 Hits Spark Streaking Yanks To 10-2 Rout Of TwinsLuke Voit backed his recent demand for playing time with a homer, four hits and four RBIs, and the surging New York Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins 10-2 Friday night for their season-high eighth straight win.
Ryan Jeffers Homers Again, Twins Rout Cardinals 8-1Jeffers hit two home runs, including his first grand slam, and drove home six in a 17-14 loss to Detroit on Wednesday.
Tommy Edman Drives In 3 Runs, Wade LeBlanc Sharp As Cards Beat TwinsBefore the game, the Twins and Cardinals completed a trade as Minnesota sent LHP J.A. Happ and cash considerations to St. Louis in exchange for RHP John Gant and minor league LHP Evan Sisk.
No, That's Not A Football Score; Tigers Top Twins With 17-14 Final ScoreDetroit led 10-0 in the fourth in an MLB game that wound with a score more fitting for an NFL matchup between the Lions and Vikings.
Talks Have Stalled, But Buxton Says He Wants To Stay With TwinsBuxton said Monday that negotiations on an extension were still open, even though his agent rejected the latest offer from the team last week.
89-Year-Old Says Baseball Diamonds Are His Fountain Of YouthThursday nights in northeast Minneapolis, 89-year-old Dick Anderson grabs his ball and glove and heads out to play. He says the baseball diamond is his fountain of youth.
Twins Overtake Angels 5-4 With Rally In 8th InningTaylor Rogers notched his ninth save with a scoreless ninth for the Twins after a scoreless eighth by Juan Minaya (1-0).
Miracle League Gives Participants A Veritable Field Of DreamsThe Miracle Field is a place that brings teammates together, and encourages fun. It's a space where everyone can be themselves.
Perez, Alberto Go Deep As Royals Rally Past Twins, 7-4Houston came to town having lost five of six, including a three-game sweep at home to Baltimore, but have looked like the team that won 11 in a row before hitting the rough patch.
Zack Collins, White Sox Complete Sweep Of Twins With 8-5 WinThe AL Central-leading White Sox won their fourth straight after losing seven of nine.