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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...

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...

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...

Liam Hendriks Records First Career Major League Win, Minnesota Twins Split Final Two Against Cleveland Indians
September 20th, 2012 at 6:19 PM
Liam Hendriks (1-7) won his first Major League game last night as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Cleveland Indians 6-4.  The Twins then lost in the bottom of the tenth today 4-3.  Both games were played at Progressive Field. ***PHOTO1*** It took Hendriks 18 starts, but he finally notched his first career Major...

Minnesota Twins Win in 12 Against Cleveland Indians
September 19th, 2012 at 3:18 PM
The Minnesota Twins pulled into a tie for last place with the Cleveland Indians as they defeated them 6-5 last night in 12 innings.  Darin Mastroianni stole the show in the top of the 12th to give the Twins the go ahead run. ***PHOTO1*** For once, this game was not a disgusting...

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...

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 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...

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...

Just in Time! Justin Morneau Hits Walk Off Homer, Minnesota Twins Win
September 9th, 2012 at 5:20 PM
Justin Morneau hit his second home run of the game in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Cleveland Indians 8-7 at Target Field today in walk off fashion.  The Twins have completed the Cellar Series with a win, but still remain at the bottom...

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...

Liam Hendriks Remains Winless, Minnesota Twins Lose Close One to Cleveland Indians
September 7th, 2012 at 11:09 PM
The Minnesota Twins lost the first game of the three game series to the Cleveland Indians 7-6 at Target Field tonight.  Liam Hendriks was spotted a 4-0 lead early on, but squandered it in the top of the fourth and top of the fifth as he threw five innings and...

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...

Minnesota Twins Visit Seattle for Three
August 17th, 2012 at 6:36 AM
The Minnesota Twins head out west to start a ten game western road trip as they start with three against the Seattle Mariners in Seattle. ***PHOTO1*** After a home stand that saw the Twins go 1-5, the Twins are going to need to do everything in their power to take multiple games....

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 Begin Six Game Home Stand with the Tampa Bay Rays
August 10th, 2012 at 5:13 PM
The Minnesota Twins will begin a six game home stand tonight as they play the first of three games against the Tampa Bay Rays at Target Field.  The Twins are coming off of a seven game road trip in which they went 5-2. ***PHOTO1*** The Twins have been playing much better ball...

Minnesota Twins Lose Finale to Slumping Cleveland Indians
August 8th, 2012 at 2:43 PM
The Minnesota Twins were 0-7 with runners in scoring position as they fell to the Cleveland Indians in the finale 6-2 Wednesday afternoon at Progressive Field.  Ben Revere ended his hit streak at 21 games after an 0-4 day at the plate. The Tribe hit starter Brian Duensing (2-7) pretty hard...

Minnesota Twins Rally Late, Win Seventh Straight Over Cleveland Indians
August 8th, 2012 at 7:47 AM
The Minnesota Twins scored six unanswered runs last night to defeat the Cleveland Indians 7-5 at Progressive Field in Cleveland.  This win gave the Twins their seventh win in a row against the Tribe, while the Tribe has lost an alarming 11 games in a row. ***PHOTO1*** Down 5-1 in the top...

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...