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Tigers beat young Woods Richardson, sloppy Twins 5-2

Oct. 02, 2022 16:40 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Eric Haase and Victor Reyes homered and the Detroit Tigers took advantage of Minnesota’s sloppy play, beating touted pitching prospect Simeon Woods Richardson and the Twins 5-2 Sunday. Woods Richardson made his big league debut five days after turning 22 years old,...

Ryan, Twins send Tigers to 22nd shutout loss of season

Sep. 30, 2022 23:38 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Jake Ryan allowed five hits in six innings and the Minnesota Twins blanked Detroit 7-0 on Friday night, the Tigers' 22nd shutout loss of the season. Detroit had its six-game winning streak snapped and surpassed the 1973 New York Yankees and 1976 Chicago White Sox,...

White Sox stop 8-game losing streak with 4-3 win vs. Twins

Sep. 29, 2022 17:59 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In his fifth organization in five years, Mark Payton has needed plenty of patience to make it back to the major leagues. Just like his at-bat that led to the winning run and stopped the Chicago White Sox's eight-game losing streak. Payton had two...

Wallner, Ober highlight Twins' 4-0 victory over White Sox

Sep. 27, 2022 23:16 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Matt Wallner hit a two-run homer, Bailey Ober had a career-high 10 strikeouts and the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 4-0 on Wednesday night. Ober (2-3) threw a career-high 7 1/3 innings, allowing just two hits. “I was in control of...

Maeda unlikely to return, Buxton sore, but Twins help on way

Aug. 29, 2022 21:03 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — As they try to stay in the playoff race, the Minnesota Twins could get back several reinforcements from the injured list in the next few weeks. Former ace Kenta Maeda is unlikely to be one of them. Twins President of Baseball Operations Derek Falvey said Monday...

Urshela hits 2-run HR in 10th, Twins rally past Tigers 5-3

Aug. 02, 2022 01:07 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gio Urshela went right back to work after his wife delivered their new daughter and gave the Minnesota Twins a critical comeback victory with the first game-ending home run of his career. The injury-depleted Twins badly needed the jolt. Urshela's...

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...

White Sox get HRs from Anderson, Engel in 6-2 win over Twins

Jul. 16, 2022 00:41 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Chicago White Sox are playing more like the defending division champions these days, and winning the first two games of this critical series at first-place Minnesota is another sign. Tim Anderson hit the go-ahead home run in the fourth inning and Adam Engel...

Jeffers homer helps Twins beat Rangers 6-5, avoid sweep

Jul. 10, 2022 19:49 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Ryan Jeffers hit a tiebreaking home run in the sixth inning, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Texas Rangers 6-5 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep. Jeffers, batting ninth in the order, hit a run-scoring single in the second and put the Twins ahead 5-4...

Seager's HR sparks Rangers past Twins 6-5 to end 4-game skid

Jul. 09, 2022 01:10 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Corey Seager hit a tiebreaking three-run homer and the Texas Rangers reached the midpoint of their season on the right side of a one-run game. Mitch Garver, another of the Texas newcomers, got hit by a pitch with the bases loaded against his former team in...