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.
Tampa Bay Rays Sweep Minnesota Twins, 11-4Minnesota got homers from Miguel Sanó and Jorge Polanco, who came within a triple of hitting for the cycle.
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.
Twins Offer Bomber Jackets At 4th Annual Prince NightThe Minnesota Twins announced the return of the fourth annual Prince tribute night.
Rays Beat Twins 10-4, Cruz Hits Homer In Minnesota ReunionNelson Cruz homered in his return to Minnesota and the Tampa Bay Rays moved a season-high 26 games over .500 with a 10–4 win over the Twins on Friday night.
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.
Angels Beat Twins 2-1, Sandoval Breaks No-Hit BidThe Los Angeles Angels beat the Minnesota Twins 2-1 Saturday night with Angels pitcher Patrick Sandoval breaking his near-record no-hit bid.