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Mike Yastrzemski triples, scores in bottom of 9th, Giants beat Twins 3-2

Jul. 14, 2024 19:47 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Mike Yastrzemski tripled and scored in the bottom of the ninth when the relay throw skipped past Minnesota third baseman Diego Castillo, giving the San Francisco Giants a 3-2 win over the Twins on Sunday. After San Francisco closer Camilo Doval blew a save in...

Giants' Blake Snell throws 6 perfect innings before Twins' Manuel Margot gets a hit in 7th

Jul. 14, 2024 18:11 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco pitcher Blake Snell didn't allow a baserunner through six innings Sunday against the Minnesota Twins before Manuel Margot got a hit in the 7th. Snell, the reigning NL Cy Young Award winner who signed a $62 million, two-year deal with the Giants in...

Carlos Santana homers to break 6th-inning tie, the Twins beat the Giants 4-2

Jul. 13, 2024 23:10 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Carlos Santana homered to break a sixth-inning tie — a shot down the left-field line that survived a review to give him home runs in all 30 current major league ballparks — and the Minnesota Twins beat the San Francisco Giants 4-2 on Saturday night. The...

Harrison pitches five strong innings, Wisely has three hits in Giants' 7-1 win over Twins

Jul. 13, 2024 01:34 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kyle Harrison pitched five strong innings, Brett Wisely had three hits and two RBIs, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Minnesota Twins 7-1 on Friday night. The Giants had lost four of five coming into the game, but Harrison (5-4) improved to 4-2 in starts...

White Sox finally beat AL-Central rival Twins, but end up splitting doubleheader

Jul. 10, 2024 20:51 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Brooks Lee and Carlos Correa hit consecutive homers and Ryan Jeffers added the go-ahead RBI as the Minnesota Twins split a doubleheader with Wednesday’s 3-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox. Jeffers brought home Byron Buxton in the seventh to break a 2-2 tie and...

Twins-White Sox game has been postponed because of rain

Jul. 09, 2024 19:27 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Bailey Ober got another day of rest on Tuesday as he looks to continue his strong pitching for the Minnesota Twins. Ober was scheduled to take the mound against the Chicago White Sox, but the game was postponed because of rain. Ober and fellow right-hander Pablo...

Twins score twice in 11th and improve to 8-0 against White Sox with 8-6 win

Jul. 09, 2024 00:56 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Brooks Lee and Manuel Margot drove in runs in the 11th inning and the Minnesota Twins topped the Chicago White Sox 8-6 on Monday night. Lee's second RBI single of his sixth big league game scored automatic runner Max Kepler. Byron Buxton raced home from third on...

Twins reinstate Chris Paddack for start against White Sox in Chicago

Jul. 08, 2024 19:36 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Minnesota Twins slated Chris Paddack to start Monday night against the White Sox in Chicago after reinstating the 28-year-old right-hander from the 15-day injured list earlier in the day. Paddack, 5-3 with a 5.29 ERA in 15 starts this season, hasn't pitched since...

Vázquez homers in 9th inning to give Twins 3-2 win over Astros

Jul. 07, 2024 18:17 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Christian Vázquez led off the ninth inning with a home run to give the Minnesota Twins a 3-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Sunday. Vázquez, who had two hits and drove in all three Twins runs, hit a full-count sinker from Josh Hader (3-5) high and deep to...

Twins' Jose Miranda gets a hit in 12th consecutive at-bat, tying MLB record

Jul. 06, 2024 18:02 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jose Miranda of the Minnesota Twins singled in the fourth inning on Saturday for his 12th straight hit in an at-bat, tying the longest streak in MLB history. The fans at Target Field gave Miranda a standing ovation as the scoreboard and public address announcer...