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Jays' miscues lead to Gordon run in 10th, Twins win 6-5

Aug. 06, 2022 00:49 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nick Gordon hit a three-run homer and scored in the 10th inning for Minnesota after a pair of miscues by Toronto catcher Danny Jansen, giving the Twins a 6-5 win over the Blue Jays on Friday night. Gordon, who had three hits in the game, was the automatic runner...

Twins stock up with starter Mahle, relievers López, Fulmer

Aug. 02, 2022 19:56 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins badly needed pitching and weren't afraid to part with multiple promising minor leaguers to get it. They weren't willing to budge with some of the youngsters they already have in the majors, though. Despite their injuries and flaws, the Twins...

Buxton, Correa homer as Twins beat Padres 7-4

Jul. 31, 2022 00:19 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Minnesota Twins had a nice bounce-back win against the San Diego Padres, spurred by some big home runs and a big break. All-Star Byron Buxton hit a tying homer in the fourth inning off Joe Musgrove, and Carlos Correa gave the AL Central leaders some breathing...

Luis Urías hits walk-off sac fly, Brewers nip Twins 7-6

Jul. 27, 2022 00:45 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers have displayed a flair for the dramatic ever since returning from the All-Star break. Luis Urías delivered a game-ending sacrifice fly in the ninth inning to bring home Andrew McCutchen as the Brewers edged the Minnesota Twins 7-6 on Tuesday...

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...

Buxton's RBI triple sparks Twins in 6-3 win vs. Rockies

Jun. 26, 2022 19:21 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Byron Buxton raced around the bases all afternoon Sunday, his worth-the-price-of-admission speed on full display for the Minnesota Twins. The right knee trouble he's been fighting all season sure looked like an afterthought. “It’s a very fun...

Yankees hit 3 homers to beat Twins 10-4 for 7th straight win

Jun. 08, 2022 00:49 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The starting pitching has been so dominant for the New York Yankees this year, it has almost overshadowed another potent offense that leads the major leagues in home runs. With Aaron Judge, Anthony Rizzo and Giancarlo Stanton in the heart of the order, well,...

Arráez has 4 hits, Sánchez HRs as Twins beat Blue Jays 8-6

Jun. 05, 2022 18:18 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Luis Arráez went 4 for 4 with a walk, Gary Sánchez and Trevor Larnach homered and the Minnesota Twins beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-6 Sunday. Arráez leads baseball with a .358 batting average. “It’s like he’s on fire all the time,” Twins...

Garlick, Miranda 2 HRs each, Twins end Jays' win streak at 8

Jun. 03, 2022 23:21 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Kyle Garlick and José Miranda each hit two home runs, Byron Buxton also went deep and the Minnesota Twins beat the Blue Jays 9-3 Friday night, snapping Toronto’s winning streak at eight. “It was huge,” Miranda said. “This builds our confidence for...

Royals score 3 runs in eighth inning, rally past Twins 3-2

May. 27, 2022 00:08 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Whit Merrifield drove in two runs with a double and scored on Bobby Witt Jr.’s double, as the Kansas City Royals rallied for three runs in the eighth inning and beat the Minnesota Twins 3-2 Thursday night. Josh Staumont (2-1) worked a scoreless inning and...