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December 20, 2013
Reports: Twins agree to deal with catcher Kurt Suzuki
The Minnesota Twins agreed to a one-year contract with catcher Kurt Suzuki on Friday, according to multiple reports. Fox Sports reported that the deal is worth $2.75 million plus incentives. It is still pending a physical. Suzuki had a batting line of .232/.290/.337 with five...
December 20, 2013 - 1:34pm
September 28, 2013
Twins' skid hits 5 games in 5-1 loss to Indians
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Cole De Vries was handling the Cleveland Indians’ lineup early until one hit and a close play at the plate added to Minnesota's woes. De Vries (0-2) struck out seven of the first 11 Cleveland hitters, but Carlos Santana hit a two-run homer off De Vries...
September 28, 2013 - 7:38pm
September 6, 2013
Dickey, Blue Jays hang on to beat Twins 6-5
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — R.A. Dickey pitched into the seventh inning for Toronto, and the Blue Jays hung on for a 6-5 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night. Dickey (12-12) won his third straight start, giving up seven hits and three runs to a Twins team he was a reliever...
September 6, 2013 - 11:47pm
September 4, 2013
Crowe's RBI single in 9th lifts Astros over Twins
HOUSTON (AP) -- Trevor Crowe hit an RBI single in the bottom of the ninth inning that lifted the Houston Astros over the Minnesota Twins 6-5...
September 4, 2013 - 5:08pm
August 31, 2013
Twins trade Morneau to Pirates
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates are all-in for the franchise's pursuit of its first playoff appearance in 21 years.
August 31, 2013 - 4:04pm
August 29, 2013
Twins lose 3-1 to Royals to complete sweep
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — This was one difficult series for the Minnesota Twins, and it took a turn for the worse when Samuel Deduno was hampered by right shoulder soreness on Thursday. Deduno left after three innings and Minnesota lost 3-1 to the Kansas City Royals, completing a three-game...
August 29, 2013 - 8:34pm
Temperatures, anger boil over as Royals again top Twins
MINNEAPOLIS -- Personal temperatures boiled in the 92-degree heat at Target Field on Thursday afternoon as the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 3-1 to sweep the three-game series. The Royals built an early lead as Twins starter Samuel Deduno faltered in the second inning,...
August 29, 2013 - 3:39pm
August 28, 2013
Perez homers twice, leads Duffy, Royals past Twins
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Salvador Perez homered twice, got four hits and sent a message to Minnesota pitcher Andrew Albers after a high-and-inside fastball, leading the Kansas City Royals over the Twins 8-1 Wednesday night. Danny Duffy (2-0) pitched 6 2-3 shutout innings hours after...
August 28, 2013 - 11:00pm
August 27, 2013
Shields leads Royals over Twins
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — James Shields was sharp for 7 1-3 innings, Alex Gordon had three RBIs, and the Kansas City Royals scored five runs in the eighth inning to beat the Minnesota Twins 6-1 on Tuesday. Shields — the key part in the deal that sent top prospect Wil Myers to Tampa...
August 27, 2013 - 11:14pm
August 23, 2013
Twins trip Indians 5-1
CLEVELAND (AP) — Samuel Deduno pitched six solid innings and Josh Willingham busted out of a slump with a two-run double in the seventh, leading the Minnesota Twins to a 5-1 win over Cleveland on Friday night, slowing the Indians’ climb toward a wild-card spot. Deduno (8-7)...
August 23, 2013 - 10:12pm
August 21, 2013
Twins slip defensively in 7-1 loss to Tigers
DETROIT (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have been offensively challenged for much of the season and usually have been able to rely on sound defense. Not Wednesday night. Torii Hunter hit a go-ahead, two-run double in the seventh inning and scored from second base on a passed...
August 21, 2013 - 9:29pm
August 20, 2013
Morneau's 4 hits help Twins beat Tigers 6-3
DETROIT (AP) — Justin Morneau had a season high four hits, including a two-run homer and a two-run double, and Glen Perkins struck out Miguel Cabrera with two on for the final out to help the Minnesota Twins hold off the Detroit Tigers in a 6-3 win Tuesday night. Mike Pelfrey...
August 20, 2013 - 10:16pm
August 17, 2013
Viciedo, De Aza homer, lead White Sox past Twins 8-5
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Dayan Viciedo hit a three-run homer and Alejandro De Aza added a two-run shot as the Chicago White Sox topped the Minnesota...
August 17, 2013 - 9:12pm
August 16, 2013
Dunn hits 28th homer to lead White Sox over Twins
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Adam Dunn hit his 28th home run and Jose Quintana tossed six sharp innings to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 5-2 win over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night. Quintana (7-4) scattered six hits over 6 2-3 innings, giving up two runs and striking out seven....
August 16, 2013 - 10:31pm
August 15, 2013
MLB to expand instant replay in 2014
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Calling it a historic moment, Commissioner Bud Selig said Thursday that Major League Baseball plans to expand its video review process next season, giving managers a tool they've never had in an effort to dramatically reduce the number of incorrect calls...
August 15, 2013 - 2:50pm