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Twins top Blue Jays 7-3 behind clutch Polanco, strong 'pen

Aug. 07, 2022 00:16 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota's bullpen — and prospect of staying in first place — took a badly needed turn this week for the better. The trade deadline produced some true relief for them. Jorge Polanco had a pair of two-out RBIs and Jose Miranda homered for the...

Profar homers to help Manaea, Padres beat Twins 3-2

Jul. 31, 2022 20:17 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jurickson Profar wasn't biting. Shortly after helping San Diego beat the AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins 3-2, the Padres' leadoff hitter was peppered with questions about Tuesday's trade deadline. The Padres are reportedly among the handful of...

LEADING OFF: J-Rod hurt, Judge rules, Mets rolling

Jul. 31, 2022 02:37 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ FINGERS CROSSED The playoff-hopeful Seattle Mariners are holding their collective breath that All-Star rookie Julio Rodríguez isn't seriously injured. Rodríguez was hit on the...

Guardians' Josh Naylor out with unusual right ankle injury

Jul. 30, 2022 20:50 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Guardians breakout slugger Josh Naylor was held out of Cleveland's game Saturday after experiencing numbness in the same right ankle he severely injured in June of 2021. Naylor was scratched from the lineup before a 6-4 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays, and...

Twins sweep 2-game series with Tigers behind Gray, Miranda

Jul. 24, 2022 17:47 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Sonny Gray allowed two hits in six innings to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 9-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday. Gray (5-3) is 2-0 against the Tigers this season, allowing one run on six hits in 13 innings. “I'm pretty familiar with their...

Polanco, 3 Twins' homers sink Lynn, White Sox in 6-3 win

Jul. 16, 2022 19:58 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jorge Polanco hit a three-run homer, one of three for the Minnesota Twins against Lance Lynn, in a five-run third inning and Minnesota held on for a 6-3 win over the Chicago White Sox on Saturday. First-time All-Star Luis Arraez led off the bottom of the first...

Miranda HR gives Twins walk-off, 4-1 win against Brewers

Jul. 13, 2022 17:56 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jose Miranda hit a game-ending, three-run homer against Milwaukee’s Josh Hader as the Minnesota Twins finally got a timely hit to beat the Brewers 4-1 on Wednesday. Miranda’s third hit of the game traveled to the second deck in left field. The 23-year-old...

Brewers top Twins 6-3, as McCutchen, Adames hit 2-run homers

Jul. 13, 2022 01:25 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers sure weren't deterred by the storms in Minnesota. With the pitching they have waiting in the late innings, there's not a lot to worry about. Andrew McCutchen and Willy Adames each hit a two-run homer, and the Brewers outlasted...

Vaughn, Garcia help White Sox rally, beat Twins 9-8 in 10

Jul. 06, 2022 19:31 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Andrew Vaughn tied the game with a two-run homer in the eighth inning, and Leury Garcia hit a game-ending single in the 10th to give the Chicago White Sox a 9-8 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday. The White Sox trailed five times in the game and tied it...

Kirilloff hits 2 homers as Twins pound White Sox 8-2

Jul. 06, 2022 01:10 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Minnesota Twins were well on their way by the time Alex Kirilloff started knocking the ball over the wall. He just helped put the game away. Kirilloff hit two of Minnesota’s five homers, Jorge Polanco went deep on his birthday for the second time, and the Twins...