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Cron, Schoop power Twins to 7-4 win over Tigers

Aug. 25, 2019 6:55 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The first-place Minnesota Twins didn't get many hits off Detroit starter Matthew Boyd, but they certainly made them count. C.J. Cron and Jonathan Schoop homered, Martín Pérez pitched six solid innings and Minnesota beat the last-place Detroit Tigers 7-4 on Sunday to win two of...

Sano and Cave homer again, Twins overcome Tigers 8-5

Aug. 25, 2019 12:38 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The first four innings Saturday night certainly weren't pristine for the Minnesota Twins and starting pitcher Kyle Gibson. Too many groundballs found holes. And Twins infielders failed to make several plays behind him. But Gibson kept the game within reach until the Twins hitters solved...

Gonzalez's blast off of Hader lifts Twins over Brewers, 7-5

Aug. 14, 2019 1:25 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — As much as any two teams, the Minnesota Twins and the Milwaukee Brewers are playing in a playoff-like atmosphere, as the AL Central and the NL Central feature the tightest races in the majors for a division title. Their interleague matchup Tuesday at Miller Park didn't disappoint....

Twins DH Nelson Cruz goes on IL with ruptured wrist tendon

Aug. 9, 2019 7:33 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Twins designated hitter Nelson Cruz was placed on the 10-day injured list Friday because of a ruptured tendon in his left wrist, but the team is optimistic about his eventual return. Cruz was injured on a swing Thursday night in a 7-5 loss to Cleveland that cut Minnesota's...

Braves hit 4 homers in 11-7 win to take series from Twins

Aug. 7, 2019 6:17 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have put on quite the power display this season at Target Field. The Atlanta Braves produced an even bigger show of strength to win this interleague series between first-place teams. Ozzie Albies homered twice in his second straight four-hit game, Ronald Acuña...

Cards beat Cubs 8-0, take over 1st place in NL Central

Aug. 1, 2019 10:59 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jack Flaherty struck out nine in seven strong innings and Matt Wieters hit a three-run homer as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 8-0 Thursday in a matchup of NL Central leaders. The Cardinals won two games in the three-game set and claimed first in the division, a game ahead...

New Twins reliever Dyson blows lead in 9th, Miami wins in 12

Aug. 1, 2019 5:33 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Newly acquired Twins reliever Sam Dyson caught a flight Thursday morning in Philadelphia, arrived at Marlins Park an hour into the game and found himself pitching in the ninth inning on three hours' sleep. It showed. Dyson blew a three-run lead without retiring a batter, and Harold Ramirez hit...