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Dodgers defeat Twins 8-5 to extend winning streak to 10

Aug. 11, 2022 02:53 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joey Gallo thought he was experiencing plenty of winning this season when he was with the New York Yankees. Then he was acquired by the Los Angeles Dodgers at the trade deadline and has yet to lose. Chris Taylor hit the go-ahead home run in the...

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...

Hernández, Guerrero homer as Blue Jays beat Twins 9-3

Aug. 05, 2022 00:25 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit a three-run homer, Teoscar Hernández homered for the second straight day and the Toronto Blue Jays cruised to a 9-3 win over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night. Whit Merrifield, who revealed earlier in the day that he’s now...

Jorge López gets 1st save with Twins in 4-1 win over Tigers

Aug. 03, 2022 17:18 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Trade acquisition Jorge López earned his first save with his new team, newcomer Sandy León drove in two runs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 4-1 Wednesday. Carlos Correa and Gio Urshela added RBIs for the Twins, whose lead in the American League...

Reds keep shedding veterans, deal Drury, Mahle at deadline

Aug. 02, 2022 20:15 PM EDT

The Cincinnati Reds continued to shed veterans at the deadline, trading their most productive offensive player, Brandon Drury, to the San Diego Padres for a prospect. The Drury trade followed a deal announced earlier Tuesday that sent starting pitcher Tyler Mahle to the Minnesota...

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...

LEADING OFF: Old-Timers’ Day in the Bronx, Kershaw at Coors

Jul. 30, 2022 03:34 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ A DAY TO REMEMBER Ron Guidry, Bernie Williams and Tino Martinez highlight the Yankees alumni set to appear at Old-Timers’ Day in the Bronx prior to a matchup with the Kansas City Royals. ...

LEADING OFF: Gibson dealt Cards again, Gray area in Texas

Jul. 07, 2022 19:55 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Friday: ___ CONNECT FOUR The last time Philadelphia right-hander Kyle Gibson faced the St. Louis Cardinals, they hit four consecutive home runs off him in the first inning. Nolan Arenado, Nolan...

Sánchez, Gray power Twins past Guardians in series opener

Jun. 27, 2022 23:17 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Sonny Gray turned an emotional, distracting day for the Twins into a dominant one. The right-hander pitched seven superb innings and Gary Sánchez homered and drove in four runs to help Minnesota stretch its lead in the AL Central with an 11-1 blowout of the...

LEADING OFF: Harper healing, Ohtani on mound, Anderson 8-0

Jun. 22, 2022 02:38 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ BACK FROM BLISTER? Philadelphia slugger Bryce Harper could return to the lineup for the finale of a two-game series at Texas after an infected blister on his left index finger sidelined him for...