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Minnesota Twins Can’t Hold Lead Again, Lose to Toronto Blue Jays
October 2nd, 2012 at 11:23 AM
The Minnesota Twins yet again could not hold onto a lead as they lost in the tenth to the Toronto Blue Jays 6-5 at the Rogers Centre last night.  Esmerling Vasquez pitched 5.2 innings and allowed only three earned runs as he was in line for the win, but the...

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 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...

Home Run Ball Does Minnesota Twins in, Andy Pettitte Cruises to First Win of Series
September 25th, 2012 at 10:55 AM
The New York Yankees hit four home runs as they defeated the Minnesota Twins 6-3 last night at Target Field.  Andy Pettitte (5-3) pitched six shut out innings in a winning effort with three strike outs. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees started off very hot against Liam Hendriks (1-8), who went back to his losing...

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 Shutout in Opener Against Chicago White Sox
September 14th, 2012 at 10:04 PM
Chris Sale (17-7) and the Chicago White Sox bullpen completely shutdown the Minnesota Twins as they were shutout 6-0 tonight at Target Field.  Twins' starter Esmerling Vasquez (0-2) pitched much better than expected as he went 5.2 innings allowing three earned runs.  His only downfall was that he walked four...

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 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...