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Cole allows 5 homers, Yankees rally past Twins 10-7

Jun. 10, 2022 00:52 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gerrit Cole gave up home runs to his first three batters and a career-high five in 2 1/3 innings but the New York Yankees rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 10-7 Thursday night behind two home runs from Joey Gallo. Cole left trailing 7-3, and the Yankees tied...

Gary Sánchez, Twins agree to $9M deal, at midpoint

Jun. 09, 2022 13:03 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Catcher Gary Sánchez and the Minnesota Twins agreed Thursday to a $9 million, one-year contract, avoiding an arbitration hearing that had been scheduled for next week. The agreement was at the midpoint of the $9.5 million Sánchez had asked for and the $8.5...

Twins tee off on Cortes, top Yanks 8-1 to end NY streak at 7

Jun. 09, 2022 00:24 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ryan Jeffers unleashed a long swing on a cutter from New York's Nestor Cortes low in the strike zone, then stood at the plate for a second to admire its flight into the third deck. Two batters later, Byron Buxton sent a down-the-middle slider sailing over the...

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,...

Daz Cameron's HR in 8th lifts surging Tigers past Twins 3-2

Jun. 02, 2022 17:16 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers are suddenly playing like the relevant team they were expected to be after aggressively making moves in the offseason. Daz Cameron hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning and the surging Tigers held on to beat the slumping Minnesota...

Kepler hits slam, Urshela and Twins walk off Tigers 5-4

May. 24, 2022 00:20 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Max Kepler hit an early grand slam, and Gio Urshela's infield single in the bottom of the ninth inning gave the Minnesota Twins a 5-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Monday night. Urshela hit a grounder toward Tigers shortstop Javier Báez, who couldn’t make...

Red Sox climbing out of early hole with much-needed streak

May. 23, 2022 02:53 AM EDT

The Boston Red Sox needed a winning streak like this. Their slow start was exacerbated by the fact that the first-place Yankees were threatening to pull away in the AL East, but the Red Sox have now won five in a row after sweeping Seattle. Trevor Story has five homers in the last...

Giménez delivers go-ahead RBI in 10th, Guardians beat Twins

May. 14, 2022 23:40 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Andrés Giménez ripped a go-ahead double in the 10th inning and scored an insurance run after a collision on the bases, and the Cleveland Guardians beat the Minnesota Twins 3-2 Saturday night. Giménez scored the automatic runner but ran into Minnesota first...

Stanton, Judge homer again as Yankees beat White Sox 10-4

May. 14, 2022 00:55 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Aaron Judge remembers watching Giancarlo Stanton from a distance during his 2017 NL MVP season. “It was special,” he said. The tear Stanton is on now has a familiar feel. Stanton homered in his third consecutive game, Judge went...

Astros' Verlander loses no-hit bid with 1 out in 8th

May. 10, 2022 22:28 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander lost a no-hit bid with one out in the eighth inning Tuesday night when the Minnesota Twins' Gio Urshela lined a clean single to right field. Verlander was five outs away from completing his fourth no-hitter when Urshela poked...