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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...

Twins Sign WBC Star and Take on the Red Sox
March 15th, 2013 at 3:34 PM
  ***VIDEO1***   Minnesota Twins 10-9 Vs Boston Red Sox 10-9 Friday, March 15, 2013 7:05EST (FSN) JetBlue Park, Lee County, FL Liam Hendriks (R) 5.73 ERA vs Felix Doubront (L) 3.86 ERA   Minnesota Twins Lineup Aaron Hicks .342 CF Jamey Carroll .276 3B Chris Parmellee .300 1B Ryan Doumit .241 C Oswaldo Arcia .231 RF Joe Benson .195 DH Brian Dozier .206 2B Eduardo...

Minnesota Twins Take on the Baltimore Orioles and Other Quick Hits
March 13th, 2013 at 3:55 PM
Minnesota Twins (10-7) vs. Baltimore Orioles (10-4) Wednesday, March 13, 2013 7:05 P.M (Radio: Treasure Island Baseball Network, MLB.TV) Starters- Kevin Correia (R) vs. Brian Matusz (L)   The Twins are looking to make it 2-1 vs. Baltimore this evening. The teams play five games against one another this Spring. The Orioles went 5-2 vs....

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...

Minnesota Twins Lineup and Preview Vs. Pittsburgh Pirates 3/10/13
March 10th, 2013 at 11:05 AM
  Minnesota Twins (9-6) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (4-10) Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 1:05PM EST  JetBlue Park at Fenway South, Lee County, FL Starters- Liam Hendriks (R) vs. Jonathan Sanchez (R)   Minnesota Twins Lineup Aaron Hicks CF .400 Eduardo Escobar 3B .375 Josh Willingham DH .400 Ryan Doumit C .250 Oswaldo Arcia RF (first game of the spring) Darin Mastroianni LF...

Minnesota Twins Lineup and Preview Vs. Boston Red Sox 3/8/13
March 8th, 2013 at 3:38 PM
  Minnesota Twins (7-6) vs. Boston Red Sox (7-6) Friday, March 8, 2013 at 7:05PM EST (FSN Plus, MLB.TV) JetBlue Park at Fenway South, Lee County, FL Starters- Mike Pelfrey (R) vs. Ryan Dempster (R)   Minnesota Twins Lineup Hicks CF .407  Dozier 2B .190 Willingham DH .409  Doumit C .190 Plouffe 3B .417  Boggs LF .167 Benson RF .125  Clement 1B .222 Florimon SS...

Minnesota Twins Lineup and Preview Vs. Team Puerto Rico
March 6th, 2013 at 10:48 AM
Minnesota Twins (6-5) vs. Team Puerto Rico Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 12:05PM EST Hammond Stadium Fort Myers, FL Starters- Vance Worley (R) vs. Giancarlo Alvarado (R)   Minnesota Twins Lineup Aaron Hicks CF .318 Eduardo Escobar 2B .250 Mark Sobolewski 3B .455 Jeff Clement 1B .214 Wilkin Ramirez LF .294 Brandon Boggs DH .200 Josmil Pinto C .250 Clete Thomas RF .214 Danny...

Minnesota Twins Lineup and Preview Vs. Tampa Bay Rays
March 5th, 2013 at 9:35 AM
  Minnesota Twins (6-4) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (7-4) Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 1:05PM EST Hammond Stadium Fort Myers, FL Starters- Liam Hendriks (R) vs. Matt Moore (L)   Minnesota Twins Lineup Joe Benson CF .188  Jamey Carroll 2B .357 Josh Willingham LF.529 Ryan Doumit C .188 Trevor Plouffe DH .389 Brandon Boggs RF .250 Dan Rohlfing 1B .333 Ray Olmedo 3B .333 Pedro...

Minnesota Twins Head North of Border for Final Series of Year
October 1st, 2012 at 9:29 AM
The Minnesota Twins will wrap up their 2012 campaign by heading north to play the Toronto Blue Jays at the Rogers Centre for three games.  The Twins hosted a four game set with the Jays earlier in the season and split it 2-2.  ***PHOTO1*** Both of these teams are near the bottom...

Minnesota Twins to Play Final American League Central Series of Season
September 28th, 2012 at 9:39 AM
The Minnesota Twins will play their last American League Central series of the season as they play host to the Detroit Tigers starting tonight at 7:10 CT at Target Field.  The Twins have played relatively well in the AL Central as they are 34-35, while the division leading Tigers are...

Minnesota Twins Look to Spoil New York Yankees Playoff Hopes
September 24th, 2012 at 11:09 AM
The Minnesota Twins are set to play host to the first place New York Yankees for three games at Target Field starting tonight at 7:10 CT.  The Twins played four earlier against the Yankees in New York and split the series. ***PHOTO1*** The Twins historically are incredibly bad against the Yankees.  Since...

Minnesota Twins Look to Play Spoiler in Upcoming Three Game Set Against Detroit Tigers
September 21st, 2012 at 8:31 AM
The Minnesota Twins are heading to Detroit to play three against the second place Detroit Tigers starting tonight at Comerica Park.  The Twins hold a 5-7 record against the Tigers this year and have the opportunity to play an important spoiler role against their division rival. ***PHOTO1*** This series is very important...

Minnesota Twins, Cleveland Indians Square Off for Three for Last Time
September 18th, 2012 at 11:39 AM
The Minnesota Twins travel to Cleveland to take on the Cleveland Indians for three games for the last time this season.  The Twins are 10-5 this year against the Tribe. ***PHOTO1*** Both of these teams have been an absolute disappointment this year.  Ten years ago, this series might have had some relevance...

Minnesota Twins Open up Three Game Set Against Chicago White Sox to End Ten Game Homestand
September 14th, 2012 at 10:39 AM
The Minnesota Twins will open up their last series against the Chicago White Sox this season tonight at 7:10 CT at Target Field.  The Twins hold a 4-11 record against their AL Central rival this year, a record that in recent years has been much better. ***PHOTO1*** The Twins are going to...

Minnesota Twins Open up Three Game American League Central Battle with Kansas City Royals
September 11th, 2012 at 11:22 AM
The Minnesota Twins, fresh off of a four game series win over the Cleveland Indians, will look to continue their success against the AL Central as they welcome in the Kansas City Royals for three games starting tonight at 7:10 CT time.  The Twins have had the Royals number this...

Minnesota Twins Open American League Cellar Series Against Cleveland Indians
September 7th, 2012 at 10:15 AM
The Minnesota Twins will open up a very pivotal three game series at Target Field against the Cleveland Indians tonight.  Why so pivotal?  Both teams are at the bottom of not only the American League Central, but the American league itself. ***PHOTO2*** This is a series similar to earlier in the year...

Jamey Carroll Hits First Home Run of the Year, Minnesota Twins Fall to Chicago White Sox
September 3rd, 2012 at 10:51 PM
The Minnesota Twins could not back up a solid start for rookie Samuel Deduno (5-3) as they dropped the opener of the series to the Chicago White Sox 4-2 at U.S. Cellular Field tonight.  Veteran shortstop Jamey Carroll hit his first home run of the year on a 2-2 sinker in...

Minnesota Twins Open up Three Game Set Against Division Leading Chicago White Sox
September 3rd, 2012 at 1:39 PM
The Minnesota Twins will open a three game series on this Labor Day as they travel to Chicago to face the division leading Chicago White Sox.  The Twins and Sox are both 25-25 against Central Division opponents. ***PHOTO1*** The Twins and Sox are both on opposite ends of the spectrum.  The Twins...

Minnesota Twins Head to Kansas City for Three
August 31st, 2012 at 11:48 AM
The Minnesota Twins are heading down to Kansas City to face the Kansas City Royals for three games starting tonight at 7:10 pm CT.  The Twins have lost six straight series and are looking to change their luck against the third place team in the American League Central. ***PHOTO2*** The Twins started...

Joe Mauer Set to Break Minnesota Twins’ Catching Record as Minnesota Twins Start Four Game Set with Seattle Mariners
August 27th, 2012 at 9:09 AM
The Minnesota Twins traveled back home to Target field after a terrible ten game road trip as they play host to the Seattle Mariners for four games at Target Field starting tonight at 7:10 pm CT.  With Joe Mauer slated as the starting catcher tonight, he will break Earl Battey's Twins'...