30 Players: AL Central's Young Stars Ready To Take Next StepByron Buxton, Francisco Mejia, Michael Kopech can make mark in a division with a couple of rebuilding teams.
Twins Top Tigers 10-4 In 4-Game SweepPolanco and Eduardo Escobar homered, and Minnesota beat the Detroit Tigers 10-4 on Sunday to complete a four-game sweep that moved the Twins closer to securing a wild-card berth in the playoffs.
Buxton Doubles, Homers To lead Twins Over Tigers, 7-1 Byron Buxton doubled and homered to lead the Minnesota Twins to a crucial 7-1 victory win over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday.
4 New York Wildcats Relocated To Minnesota SanctuaryFour wildcats were relocated after being surrendered by their owner.
The Wildcat Sanctuary's White Tiger Cubs Celebrating 1st BirthdayMy, how they've grown! Two white tiger cubs are celebrating their first birthday at The Wildcat Sanctuary.
Twin Cities Restaurants Prepare For Citrus Bowl CrowdsTwin Cities restaurants are gearing up for the Citrus Bowl. Even though the game is in Orlando, Fla., Buffalo Wild Wings regional manager Sue Benson said the Gopher team excitement should help restaurants gain many customers on New Year's Day.
TTYM: Goodell Is Goofed, Harden Can't Dance And New Lingerie Leaguers?Here are five amusing events moments in sports this week.
Not May's Day As Twins Split Pair With Tigers The foray for Trevor May into major league duty has been difficult. The Minnesota Twins haven't won any of his starts. This one brought incremental progress, which the rookie right-hander will have to settle for.
Vargas Knocks In 5, Twins Rout Tigers In DH Opener
Escobar, Twins Bat Around Twice, Pound Tigers 20-6 Eduardo Escobar got a career-high five hits, including a homer and a triple, and the Minnesota Twins batted around twice in a 20-6 rout of the Detroit Tigers on Friday night.
Twins Finally Beat Verlander, Edge Tigers 2-1 Phil Hughes pitched seven scoreless innings, and the Minnesota Twins beat Justin Verlander for the first time in over four years, 2-1 on Friday night.
Tigers Ride Big 3rd Inning To 10-6 Win Over Twins Nick Castellanos homered and drove in three runs, and Torii Hunter had two doubles and two RBIs to lead the Detroit Tigers to a 10-6 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.