Cruz Hit 2 Of Twins' 5 Homers In 6-1 Win Over OriolesBy adding Nelson Cruz, C.J. Cron and Jonathan Schoop in the offseason, the Minnesota Twins envisioned a lineup with more power. A month into the season, Minnesota is fulfilling that promise.
Cruz Drives In 2 To Help Odorizzi, Twins Beat Blue Jays 4-1Nelson Cruz had two hits and two RBIs for Minnesota, helping Jake Odorizzi and the Twins beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 following a 54-minute rain delay Wednesday night.
Nelson Cruz Drives In Go-Ahead Run In 10th As Twins Top KC, 5-4Nelson Cruz got a second chance and delivered a go-ahead single with two outs in the 10th inning, giving the Minnesota Twins a 5-4 victory over the Royals on Tuesday night before Kansas City's smallest announced home crowd in eight years.
Twins Sign Slugger Nelson Cruz To 1-Year, $14M DealThe 38-year-old Cruz is one of the most consistent and dangerous power hitters in baseball.
Suzuki's RBI Single In 9th Lifts Twins Past Mariners, 3-2Kurt Suzuki hit the winning RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning after two wild pitches by Seattle closer Carson Smith let Minnesota tie the score, and the Twins beat the Mariners 3-2 on Saturday.
Walker, Cruz Lead Mariners To 6-1 Win Over TwinsTaijuan Walker pitched a one-hitter for his first career complete game, Nelson Cruz and Jesus Montero, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Minnesota Twins 6-1 on Friday night.
Twins Have No Answers For Hernandez In 2-0 Loss To SeattlePhil Hughes has yet to have a truly bad outing this season and yet he's winless in his four starts for Minnesota. With how well Felix Hernandez pitched on Friday night for Seattle, Hughes would have needed to be close to perfect.
9 Notable MLB Free Agents To Keep Tabs OnWith the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.
5 Things You Need To Know About The 2014 MLB All-Star GameThe 2014 MLB All-Star Game will be played at Target Field in Minneapolis on July 15. Here are 5 things you need to know about the game.
American League Mid-Season Team MVPsSometimes a team's best players don't make the All-Star team. Here are the American League's mid-season team MVPs.
Rangers Look To Leonys Martin To Fill Opening In OutfieldNow at 25 years old, Leonys Martin has to deal with an unenviable burden: replacing Josh Hamilton in the Rangers’ lineup.
Twins Lose To Rangers 4-3Nelson Cruz hit an RBI double in the 10th inning to lead the Texas Rangers to a 4-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night, snapping their five-game losing streak.