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Twins Send Down 7 Players, Get Good News About Scott Diamond and Take on the Orioles
March 17th, 2013 at 11:32 AM
  Minnesota Twins (11-10) Vs Baltimore Orioles (12-5) Sunday, March 17, 2013 1:05 EST Vance Worley (5.63 ERA) vs. Steve Johnson (3.60 ERA)   Minnesota Twins Lineup Aaron Hicks CF .333 Jamey Carroll 2B .281 Ryan Doumit C .229 Justin Morneau 1B .346 (played in the WBC for Team Canada and still ranks second on the team with 8...

Minnesota Twins Take Down the Tampa Bay Rays and Receive Sad Injury News
March 12th, 2013 at 9:41 AM
  ***VIDEO1*** Monday evening marked the first win of the Spring for The Minnesota Twins over the Tampa Bay Rays, after previously going 0-3 against them. The Twins brought out their rally caps in the 9th, with triples by Eric Fryer and Joe Benson they tied the game at 4 sending it...

Minnesota Twins Lineup and Preview Vs. Tampa Bay Rays 3/11/13
March 11th, 2013 at 5:14 PM
  Minnesota Twins (9-7) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (11-5) Monday, March 11, 2013 7:05 P.M (Radio: Treasure Island Baseball Network, MLB.TV) Charlotte Sports Park Port Charlotte, FL Starters- Vance Worley (R) vs. Roberto Hernandez (R)   Minnesota Twins Lineup Aaron Hicks CF .406 Eduardo Escobar SS .370 Jamey Carroll 3B .286 Oswaldo Arcia DH .000  Joe Benson RF .094  Jeff Clement 1B...

Justin Morneau Healthy, not Happy with Season
September 27th, 2012 at 9:15 AM
Minnesota Twins first basemen Justin Morneau is enjoying his first healthy season since 2008 after suffering a multitude of injuries, including a concussion.  Morneau has played in 131 games so far this year, which is 62 more games than he played in last year.  However, playing in all these games is...

Samuel Deduno Leaves with Injury, C.C. Sabathia and Yankees Take Series
September 26th, 2012 at 3:34 PM
The New York Yankees scored six runs in the top of the third en route to a 8-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins.  Samuel Deduno pitched 1.2 innings before being taken out of the game due to irritation in his left eye. ***PHOTO1*** After Deduno was pulled, Brian Duensing (4-11) came in...

Cole De Vries Out for Season with Cracked Rib
September 14th, 2012 at 11:26 AM
Minnesota Twins' rookie pitcher Cole De Vries will miss the remainder of the season due to a cracked rib.  He was hit with a line drive in his last start against the Cleveland Indians that looked harmless at first, but turns out he will be down for the count. ***PHOTO1*** De Vries had...

Minnesota Twins Completely Shut Down by Texas Rangers
August 25th, 2012 at 9:50 AM
Texas Rangers' third basemen Adrian Beltre hit for the cycle as he helped defeat the Minnesota Twins in shut out fashion 8-0 in Arlington last night.  This was the the eighth time this year that the Twins' offense was held to zero runs, but only the first time since the...

Ben Revere and Denard Span Both Out with Injuries
August 18th, 2012 at 8:43 PM
Outfielders Ben Revere and Denard Span are both out with injuries and have been out of the lineup the past two nights.  Revere is out with an ankle injury after hurting it on Wednesday against the Detroit Tigers and remaining in the game and legging out a triple.  Span hurt...

Cole De Vries, Minnesota Twins Continue to Struggle, Lose Series to Detroit Tigers
August 15th, 2012 at 5:22 PM
Cole De Vries (2-4) pitched four innings allowing four earned runs in a losing effort to the Detroit Tigers, 5-1 this afternoon at Target Field. De Vries has now gone winless in his last eight starts. ***PHOTO1*** The Tigers got to De Vries early on as he allowed a solo shot to...

Josh Willingham’s Big Homer not Enough, Detroit Tigers Take Second Game
August 15th, 2012 at 10:36 AM
Josh Willingham hammered out his 30th homer of the season in the third inning, but it would not be enough as the Minnesota Twins fell to the Detroit Tigers 8-4 Tuesday night at Target Field.  Willingham has become the first Twin to hit 30 home runs in a season since...

Minnesota Twins Hit Big, Defeat Detroit Tigers in Opener
August 13th, 2012 at 10:56 PM
The Minnesota Twins' offense exploded for 18 hits as they defeated the Detroit Tigers 9-3 Monday night at Target Field.  Every batter in the Twins' starting lineup recorded a hit except for Trevor Plouffe who was 0-4 in his return from his thumb injury. ***PHOTO1*** The Twins scored seven unanswered runs starting...

Minnesota Twins Take on Second Place Detroit Tigers for Three
August 13th, 2012 at 12:20 PM
The Minnesota Twins will open up a three game set with the Detroit Tigers tonight at Target Field.  The Twins are coming off of a sweep at the hands of the Tampa Bay Rays while the Tigers are coming off of losing a series 2-1 to the Texas Rangers. ***PHOTO1*** This series...

Minnesota Twins Fall in Extra Innings, Can’t Avoid Sweep of Tampa Bay Rays
August 13th, 2012 at 11:12 AM
After scoring three runs in the first three innings, the Minnesota Twins offense was shut down as they were swept by the Tampa Bay Rays in extra innings 7-3 at Target Field on Sunday.  Scott Diamond pitched seven innings while allowing three earned runs, but would be given the no...

Justin Morneau Hits 200th Career Home Run
August 7th, 2012 at 8:14 PM
Minnesota Twins’ first basemen Justin Morneau knocked out his 200th career home run in the top of the fourth inning in Monday night’s game against the Cleveland Indians.  It was his second of the night and 15th of the year. ***PHOTO2*** Morneau has had a very colorful career.  The Canadian first basemen...

Minnesota Twins Lose Pitcher’s Duel, Lose Series to Chicago White Sox
August 1st, 2012 at 5:08 PM
Scott Diamond (9-5) pitched 7.1 innings of three run ball in a losing effort to the Chicago White Sox as the Twins lost 3-2 on Wednesday afternoon at Target Field.  Diamond's counterpart, Jake Peavy (9-7), tossed eight innings allowing two runs (one earned) as he shut down the Twins. With the...

Minnesota Twins Place Trevor Plouffe on 15-Day Disabled List
July 27th, 2012 at 7:03 PM
The decision has finally been made as Trevor Plouffe will be placed on the 15-day disabled list due to an injured thumb.  In his place, the Twins will bring Danny Valencia up from Triple-A Rochester.  Valencia was hitting .250 with seven homers in 69 games with Rochester. ***PHOTO1*** Like mentioned in the...

Minnesota Twins’ Trevor Plouffe’s Thumb Injury Minor
July 21st, 2012 at 11:20 AM
Minnesota Twins' third basemen Trevor Plouffe had to leave last night's game in the eighth inning due to a bruised thumb he suffered in his third at-bat in the top of the seventh.  It appeared as if he got jammed by Royals' starter Luke Hochevar on an inside pitch that...

Minnesota Twins’ Pitcher Francisco Liriano’s Confidence is High
July 18th, 2012 at 10:46 AM
Will the real Francisco Liriano please stand up?  Frankie has been the one pitcher for the last six years that I have never been able to figure out.  However, now it seems as if he is returning to his 2006 form.  Now, obviously he isn't exactly pitching like he did...