Latest Luis Arraez News

Urshela, Mahle power Twins to 4-0 victory over Angels

Aug. 13, 2022 01:41 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Gio Urshela had his 11th home run of the season among his three hits, Tyler Mahle pitched three-hit ball over six innings and the Minnesota Twins defeated the Los Angeles Angels 4-0 Friday night. Gilberto Celestino also went deep for the Twins, who had...

Jays top Twins on overturned call in 10th; Baldelli ejected

Aug. 07, 2022 19:52 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Cavan Biggio hit a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning and Whit Merrifield scored on an overturned call to lead the Toronto Blue Jays to a 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday and split the four-game series. Merrifield was originally called out at the...

Twins top Blue Jays 7-3 behind clutch Polanco, strong 'pen

Aug. 07, 2022 00:16 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota's bullpen — and prospect of staying in first place — took a badly needed turn this week for the better. The trade deadline produced some true relief for them. Jorge Polanco had a pair of two-out RBIs and Jose Miranda homered for the...

Profar homers to help Manaea, Padres beat Twins 3-2

Jul. 31, 2022 20:17 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jurickson Profar wasn't biting. Shortly after helping San Diego beat the AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins 3-2, the Padres' leadoff hitter was peppered with questions about Tuesday's trade deadline. The Padres are reportedly among the handful of...

Twins activate Miguel Sanó; Buxton returns to lineup

Jul. 26, 2022 19:40 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Minnesota Twins slugger Miguel Sanó has been activated from the 60-day injured list after missing nearly three months with torn meniscus in his left knee. The Twins also put All-Star outfielder Byron Buxton back in the lineup for Tuesday night's game with the...

Arraez, Correa lead Twins to 8-4 win over Tigers

Jul. 23, 2022 23:15 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Luis Arraez had three hits to raise his major league-leading average to .342, Carlos Correa homered and the Minnesota Twins scored six late runs to beat the Detroit Tigers 8-4 on Saturday night for just their fourth win in 12 games. “I really enjoyed my first...

All-Star trip for Buxton a big step for Twins center fielder

Jul. 20, 2022 17:10 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The soaring home run Byron Buxton hit in the All-Star game served as the winning run for the AL team and another signature moment in an uneven career for Minnesota’s multi-skilled center fielder. Just being there was the bigger deal. Buxton's...

All-Stars showcase modern MLB: HRs, strikeouts, shifts

Jul. 20, 2022 01:19 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The All-Star Game showcased what baseball has become — home runs, strikeouts and offense-killing shifts. The National League didn’t have a hit between the first and eighth innings of Tuesday night’s 3-2 loss, its ninth in a row. In a sport...

Cease, White Sox top Twins 11-0 to win big series into break

Jul. 17, 2022 18:48 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — As Dylan Cease unwound in the clubhouse after his latest masterful start, the soft-spoken right-hander downplayed any lingering disappointment about being left off the All-Star team. The jovial Chicago White Sox were more than happy to state his case. ...

LEADING OFF: O's get 1st pick in draft, M's win 13 in row

Jul. 17, 2022 02:48 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ ON THE CLOCK The Baltimore Orioles have the first pick in the amateur draft for the second time in four years -- and they’ll be looking for someone who can join 2019 top pick Adley Rutschman in...