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Jeffers and Ryan lead AL Central champion Twins to 9-3 win over Angels

Sep. 24, 2023 20:03 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ryan Jeffers homered, tripled and drove in three runs to back a strong outing by Joe Ryan on Sunday as the Minnesota Twins pulled away late for a 9-3 win over the Los Angeles Angels. After a 50-minute rain delay, Jeffers and Max Kepler each hit a two-run homer in...

Mike Trout's season over because of wrist injury, played in just 82 games for Angels

Sep. 24, 2023 13:54 PM EDT

Mike Trout's season ended Sunday because of a wrist injury that limited him to one game after July 3. The Los Angeles Angels moved the three-time AL MVP to the 60-day injured list because their series finale against the Minnesota Twins. Trout, a 32-year-old center...

Right-hander Chris Paddack activated by Twins, 16 months after second Tommy John surgery

Sep. 24, 2023 13:50 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Right-hander Chris Paddack was activated by the Minnesota Twins on Sunday, 16 months after he had Tommy John surgery for the second time. An eighth-round pick by Miami in the 2015 amateur draft, Paddack was traded to San Diego the following year and had his first...

Adell homers off Gray as Angels beat AL Central champion Twins 1-0

Sep. 23, 2023 18:12 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jo Adell homered, Kenny Rosenberg outpitched Sonny Gray and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Twins 1-0 on Saturday, a day after Minnesota clinched the AL Central title. Rosenberg (2-2), a 28-year-old left-hander making his fourth big league start and ninth...

Angels' Tyler Anderson to finish season on IL with knee soreness

Sep. 23, 2023 18:02 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Los Angeles Angels left-hander Tyler Anderson will not start as scheduled on Sunday and will be placed on the injured list with left knee soreness, ending his first season with the Angels. Manager Phil Nevin announced the move after Saturday's 1-0 victory against...

Twins clinch AL Central for 3rd division title in 5 years; postseason losing streak up next

Sep. 23, 2023 05:03 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have the AL Central title in hand. Now they can get back to the unfinished business of trying to stop that record postseason losing streak. The Twins secured their third division title in five years on Friday night, eliminating...

Minnesota Twins clinch AL Central title with 8-6 win over Angels

Sep. 23, 2023 01:01 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After celebrating on the field and before any bottles were popped in the clubhouse, Minnesota Twins manager Rocco Baldelli had a message for his team: congratulations, enjoy it — but there's more to be done. The Twins clinched the AL Central title Friday night...

Minnesota Twins clinch AL Central title with 8-6 win over Los Angeles Angels

Sep. 22, 2023 23:08 PM EDT
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Twins clinch AL Central title with 8-6 win over Los Angeles Angels.

Twins put rookie standout Royce Lewis on the 10-day IL with a hamstring strain as playoffs approach

Sep. 22, 2023 17:54 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins placed third baseman Royce Lewis on the 10-day injured list on Friday with a strained left hamstring, hoping the standout rookie can heal in time to return for the start of the playoffs. “We have to treat it like we would treat any other...

Twins overcome Hunter Greene's 14 Ks, rally to beat Reds 5-3 and drop AL Central magic number to 1

Sep. 20, 2023 18:24 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jorge Polanco capped a three-run ninth inning with a go-ahead single, helping the Minnesota Twins overcome Hunter Greene's 14 strikeouts to beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-3 Wednesday. The Twins (81-72) had their magic number to clinch the AL Central trimmed to one...