Max Kepler Hits 3 Homers, Twins Edge Indians 5-4 To Avoid SweepMax Kepler homered three times and José Berríos locked up Cleveland's lineup into the seventh inning as the Minnesota Twins avoided a sweep — and their first three-game losing streak — by beating the Indians 5-4 on Thursday night.
Buxton, Kepler Power Twins Over Orioles 4-1 For Season SweepThe Twins are 7-4 on their home turf. Minnesota ranks third in the league in hitting with a .269 batting average, Jorge Polanco leads the team with an average of .341.
AP Source: Twins Reach 5-Year Deals With Max Kepler, Jorge PolancoTwo people with direct knowledge of the deals tell The Associated Press that the Minnesota Twins have agreed to five-year contracts with right fielder Max Kepler and shortstop Jorge Polanco.
Mauer Doubles, Catches In Emotional Likely Finale With TwinsJoe Mauer received one more pitch as catcher for the Twins, and Minnesota likely said goodbye to the longtime face of its franchise during an emotional 5-4 win over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday.
Twins Top A's 5-1, Delay Oakland Wild Card BerthKyle Gibson allowed one run over 7 1/3 innings, Jake Cave hit a two-run homer and the Minnesota Twins beat the Athletics 5-1 Sunday.
Twins Hit 4 Homers In 9-6 Win Over RoyalsTyler Austin, Max Kepler, Johnny Field and Jorge Polanco all went deep for the Twins.
Gonsalves Debut Rough, Twins Fall To White Sox 8-5Stephen Gonsalves (0-1) surrendered four runs in just 1 1/3 innings.
Twins Rout Blue Jays 8-3 Behind Morrison, Kepler HomersLogan Morrison homered and had three RBIs, Max Kepler added a two-run blast and the Minnesota Twins beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-3 on Monday night.
Twins Swept In Kansas City After 5-3 LossTwins starter Jake Odorizzi gave up two runs — one earned — and two hits over six innings.
Dozier, Twins Homer Past Royals 8-5Brian Dozier homered for the second straight game as the Twins beat the Royals 8-5 on Wednesday at Target Field.
Cubs Pound Twins 14-9 At Scorching Hot WrigleyMinnesota's Eddie Rosario, Bobby Wilson and Max Kepler all left early because of heat illness on a scorching afternoon at Wrigley Field.
Twins Outlast White Sox In 13 Innings, 2-1The Twins pushed across the go-ahead run after Logan Morrison doubled off left fielder Charlie Tilson's glove with two outs.
Kepler, Grossman Homer To Help Twins Beat Red Sox 4-1Robbie Grossman led off the bottom of the first with a solo home run and Kepler added a two-run shot off Boston starter David Price (8-5).
Rosario Powers Twins Past Indians, 9-3Minnesota scored four runs in the first off Carlos Carrasco (8-5). Eduardo Escobar and Max Kepler each hit a two-run double in the inning.
Twins Beat Tigers 4-2 With Strong Start From BerriosJose Berrios (5-4) struck out nine, giving up just three hits and two walks over eight innings.