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Margot starts 7-run 10th inning with RBI triple as Twins avoid sweep with 11-5 win over Pirates

Jun. 09, 2024 18:36 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Manuel Margot hit an RBI triple to start a seven-run outburst in the 10th inning, and the Minnesota Twins ended a five-game losing streak with an 11-5 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday. Margot led off the 10th with a triple to center field off a cutter...

Gil wins 7th straight start as streaking Yankees shut down Twins again for 5-1 victory

Jun. 05, 2024 00:28 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Luis Gil pitched six shutout innings of one-hit ball to win his seventh consecutive start, Giancarlo Stanton launched a two-run homer and the New York Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins 5-1 on Tuesday night for their sixth straight victory. Aaron Judge flared a...

Ryan Jeffers homers twice as Twins rally for 7-6 victory over Royals

May. 30, 2024 17:26 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ryan Jeffers homered twice and Carlos Correa added a two-out, bases-clearing triple in the sixth inning as the Minnesota Twins rallied from a four-run deficit for a 7-6 win over the Kansas City Royals on Thursday. Reliever Chris Stratton (2-3) allowed...

Corey Seager homers twice as the Rangers beat the Twins 6-2

May. 26, 2024 18:25 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Corey Seager homered twice and Nathaniel Lowe had two hits and two RBIs, helping the Texas Rangers beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 on Sunday. Josh Smith and Leody Tavares had two hits apiece for the World Series champions, who had lost six straight and 12 of 14...

Carlos Correa homers, makes diving grab to lead Twins over Nationals 3-2

May. 22, 2024 16:40 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Carlos Correa hit a solo home run and made a diving play to prevent a game-tying run, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Wednesday. “He makes the play of the day defensively, clearly,” Twins manager Rocco Baldelli said of Correa's...

Santana homers, Ober fans 10 as red-hot Twins beat Blue Jays 5-1 for 17th win in 20 games

May. 12, 2024 17:09 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Carlos Santana hit a three-run home run, Bailey Ober matched his career high by striking out 10 over 6 1/3 shutout innings and the Minnesota Twins won for the 17th time in 20 games, beating the Toronto Blue Jays 5-1 on Sunday. The Twins have won six consecutive...

Twins ambush Mariners ace Logan Gilbert with a 5-run 1st inning and cruise to an 11-1 win

May. 09, 2024 17:10 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Manny Margot highlighted a five-run first inning for Minnesota with a three-run double off Seattle ace Logan Gilbert, and the Twins coasted to an 11-1 victory over the Mariners to win their fifth consecutive series on Thursday afternoon. Pablo López (4-2)...

Pablo López strikes out 8 in 6 innings as Twins beat Red Sox 3-1 for 12th straight victory

May. 04, 2024 18:19 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Pablo López struck out eight in six strong innings, Max Kepler homered and the Minnesota Twins extended their winning streak to 12 games with a 3-1 win over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday. The Twins have the longest winning streak in the majors this season....

Twins rally late for 10th straight win, 10-5 over White Sox

May. 01, 2024 18:35 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Max Kepler and José Miranda hit run-scoring singles to put Minnesota ahead in the seventh, and the Twins rallied late for their 10th straight win, 10-5 over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday. Miranda added his third hit for another RBI in a four-run ninth that put...

Kepler lifts Twins over White Sox 6-5 for team's first 9-game win streak in 16 years

May. 01, 2024 01:35 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Max Kepler drove in the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning for the second straight game, this time with a sacrifice fly, and the Minnesota Twins won their ninth in a row, 6-5 over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night. The Twins extended their longest win streak...