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Trout homers, doubles twice as Angels beat Twins 10-3

Sep. 25, 2022 19:17 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mike Trout had three hits, including his 37th homer of the season, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Minnesota Twins 10-3 on Sunday. Trout also doubled twice, walked and scored three runs. Shohei Ohtani had two hits, including an RBI single in the ninth that...

Sánchez homers, drives in 4 as Twins beat Angels 8-4

Sep. 24, 2022 23:06 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gary Sánchez drove in four runs, including a three-run homer in the fifth inning, and the Minnesota Twins snapped a five-game losing streak with an 8-4 win against the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday night. Jose Miranda and Gio Urshela each had three hits for the...

Ward homers twice, Ohtani earns win as Angels beat Twins 4-2

Sep. 24, 2022 00:54 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Taylor Ward homered twice and Shohei Ohtani took a no-hitter into the fifth inning, helping the Los Angeles Angels beat the Minnesota Twins 4-2 on a cool, rainy Friday night. Ohtani seemed to have trouble adjusting to the weather conditions, tying his career high...

Twins star OF Buxton done for season, set for knee surgery

Sep. 23, 2022 19:56 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Twins outfielder Byron Buxton won't return this season and will have surgery on his troublesome right knee. Derek Falvey, Minnesota's president of baseball operations, provided an injury update on Buxton and several other Twins players before the start...

Heasley shuts down Twins, Royals win 4-1 to finish sweep

Sep. 22, 2022 17:27 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jonathan Heasley pitched six innings of two-hit ball, Edward Oliveras and Drew Waters homered, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 4-1 on Thursday to complete their three-game series sweep. Salvador Perez also drove in a run for Kansas City,...

Royals bullpen clutch in holding off fast-fading Twins 5-2

Sep. 21, 2022 23:47 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It was altogether fitting that on the day the Kansas City Royals fired Dayton Moore, they beat the fast-fading Minnesota Twins using the same blueprint that their longtime front office executive once used to build them into a winner. Some timely hits,...

Melendez, Perez lead Royals to 5-4 comeback win over Twins

Sep. 20, 2022 23:42 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — MJ Melendez hit a two-run homer, Salvador Perez drove in the go-ahead run with a two-out double in the seventh inning, and the Kansas City Royals held off the rapidly fading Minnesota Twins 5-4 on Tuesday night to open their final homestand of the season. ...

Naylor, Rosario hit 3-run homers, Guardians down Twins 11-4

Sep. 19, 2022 17:51 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Faced with their toughest challenge so far this season, the young Guardians needed to show they could handle themselves in a critical series. The Twins were no match. Josh Naylor and Amed Rosario hit three-run homers, Cal Quantrill kept his home...

Ryan pitches shutout ball again, Twins beat Guardians 3-0

Sep. 18, 2022 18:31 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Joe Ryan pitched shutout ball for the second straight outing and become only the second Minnesota starter to reach the eighth inning this season, leading the Twins over the AL-Central leading Cleveland Guardians 3-0 on Sunday. Jake Cave hit a solo homer in the...

Guardians beat Twins 7-6 in 15 innings, sweep doubleheader

Sep. 18, 2022 01:26 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Austin Hedges scored on an error by shortstop Jermaine Palacios in the 15th inning and the AL Central-leading Cleveland Guardians beat the Minnesota Twins for the eighth straight time, 7-6 to sweep a day-night doubleheader Saturday. Amed Rosario, who went 8 for 13...