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Minnesota Twins Lock up Last in American League with Loss
October 3rd, 2012 at 7:13 AM
With last nights 4-3 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays, the Minnesota Twins solidified, for the second straight year, the bottom spot in the American League. ***PHOTO1*** Starter Anthony Swarzak (3-6) did well to start, pitching two straight 1,2,3 innings, but it was the middle innings that got to him as he...

Ryan Doumit, Minnesota Twins Defeat Detroit Tigers in Opener
September 29th, 2012 at 12:24 PM
Ryan Doumit was 2-4 and knocked in all four runs as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Detroit Tigers 4-2 last night at Target Field.  Scott Diamond pitched another quality outing, going 7.1 innings with two runs (one earned), but a two-run homer in the eighth disallowed him from recording his...

Minnesota Twins Rally in the Seventh, Defeat New York Yankees
September 25th, 2012 at 11:30 PM
The Minnesota Twins used a four run, two out rally in the seventh inning to defeat the New York Yankees tonight 5-4.  Esmerling Vasquez will have to wait yet another outing to get his first win, but pitched very effectively going six innings and allowing two runs with five strikeouts. ***PHOTO2*** With...

Minnesota Twins Sweep Twin Bill, Win in Extra Innings
September 23rd, 2012 at 9:40 PM
The Minnesota Twins swept the double header today against the Detroit Tigers as they won the second game in ten innings 2-1 at Comerica Park.  The Twins' bullpen was flawless tonight as they went four innings, allowing one hit and striking out four. ***PHOTO1*** With the score tied 1-1 in the top...

Minnesota Twins Win First Game of Double Header Behind Strong Pitching Performance by Scott Diamond
September 23rd, 2012 at 6:36 PM
Scott Diamond (12-8) finally got out of his funk as he pitched very efficiently to defeat the Detroit Tigers 10-4 in the first game of the double header at Comerica Park.  Diamond pitched seven innings, allowing only two earned runs on four hits. ***PHOTO1*** The Twins really broke out in the top...

Scott Diamond Catches Bad Breaks, Minnesota Twins Get Blown Out
September 11th, 2012 at 10:17 PM
The Minnesota Twins' got blown out at home to the Kansas City Royals in the series opener as they lost 9-1 tonight at Target Field.  Scott Diamond (11-7) pitched six innings and allowed four earned runs. ***PHOTO1*** Diamond's outing was a bit tainted because the three-run second inning that the Royals had...

Samuel Deduno Strong, Minnesota Twins Win in Finale
September 11th, 2012 at 10:35 AM
Samuel Deduno (6-3) pitched seven innings allowing only two runs as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Cleveland Indians 7-3 in the finale last night at Target Field.  Deduno is 2-1 in his last three starts allowing only four earned runs in 20 innings pitched. ***PHOTO1*** Justin Masterson (11-13) got through the lineup...

Cole De Vries and Bullpen Pitch Shut Out, Minnesota Twins Take Second Game of Series
September 8th, 2012 at 10:06 PM
 Cole De Vries (5-5) and the Minnesota Twins' bullpen pitched a masterful game as they shut out the Cleveland Indians 3-0 tonight at Target Field.  It was a very fitting game as the Twins honored two time World Series champion manager Tom Kelly by retiring his number. ***PHOTO1*** De Vries pitched a...

Minnesota Twins Drop Finale, Fall to the Chicago White Sox
September 5th, 2012 at 8:21 PM
The Minnesota Twins could not repeat last night's performance as they fell to the Chicago White Sox 6-2 at  U.S. Cellular Field today.  P.J. Walters (2-3)  threw five innings and allowed six earned runs in his return to the starting pitching rotation. ***PHOTO1*** The Twins fell out of contention in the game...

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 Lose Tight One to Seattle Mariners
August 30th, 2012 at 9:14 PM
The Minnesota Twins lost to the Seattle Mariners in one of the more interesting games of the series as they fell 5-4 today at Target Field to lose their sixth straight series.  Brian Duensing (3-10) recovered after his last abysmal outing, but couldn't get the job done today. ***PHOTO1*** With the Twins...

Minnesota Twins’ Offense Explodes, Samuel Deduno and Twins Bullpen Hold Seattle Mariners to Two Hits
August 30th, 2012 at 10:04 AM
The Minnesota Twins' offense finally broke out as they defeated the Seattle Mariners 10-0 last night at Target Field.  Samuel Deduno (5-2) pitched seven shut out innings as he only allowed two hits and did not issue a free pass for the first time this season. ***PHOTO1*** The Twins jumped on Jason Vargas...

Scott Diamond Struggles, Minnesota Twins Lose Again to Seattle Mariners
August 29th, 2012 at 6:57 AM
One night after Liam Hendriks pitched a complete game allowing only one run, Scott Diamond (10-6) struggled as the Minnesota Twins fell to the Seattle Mariners for the seventh consecutive time 5-2 last night at Target Field.  Diamond went deep into the game as he pitched seven innings, however he...

Cole De Vries Snaps Skid, Minnesota Twins Defeat Texas Rangers
August 26th, 2012 at 8:54 PM
Cole De Vries (3-5) pitched five innings and allowed two runs (one earned) en route to his first win since June 30 as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Texas Rangers 6-5.  This win not only snapped De Vries' nine game winless streak, but snapped the Twins' five game losing streak...

Minnesota Twins Ground into Triple Play, Cole De Vries Now Winless in Nine Straight
August 22nd, 2012 at 7:46 AM
Cole De Vries (2-5) pitched 5.2 innings allowing only two runs, but couldn't get any run support as the Minnesota Twins lost to the Oakland Athletics 4-1 last night at the Oakland Coliseum.  The Twins only run scored was on a wild pitch in the first inning that scored Ben...

Minnesota Twins Snap Skid, Defeat Oakland Athletics in Opener
August 21st, 2012 at 12:27 AM
The Minnesota Twins finally played a complete game as they defeated the Oakland Athletics 7-2 last night at the Oakland Colisseum.  Brian Duensing (3-8) pitched six innings allowing two runs (one earned) and striking out seven. ***PHOTO1*** The Twins' hitting finally came back from it's hiatus as they recorded 15 hits and...

Minnesota Twins’ Offense Stymied, Can’t Avoid Sweep
August 20th, 2012 at 10:03 AM
The Minnesota Twins struggled again on Sunday losing to the Seattle Mariners 5-1 at Safeco Field.  The Twins have now lost five in a row and nine out of their last ten.  Starting pitcher Samuel Deduno (4-1) recorded his first loss in his Major League career. ***PHOTO1*** The Twins, for the second...

Seattle Mariners Walk Off Against Minnesota Twins
August 18th, 2012 at 11:47 PM
The Minnesota Twins were the victim of a walk off against the Seattle Mariners as the M's won 3-2 in the bottom of the ninth inning at Safeco Field tonight.  Tyler Robertson (1-1) did not record an out as he allowed two singles and a walk to start the inning. ***PHOTO1*** 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...