Lynn rebounds as Twins shut out Detroit

Lance Lynn turned in his best outing of the season, throwing 6 2/3 scoreless innings to lift the Twins to a 6-0 win over the Tigers on Tuesday night at Target Field. Lynn, who scattered five hits and a walk, recorded an out in the seventh for the first time this year.… Read More
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Rosario’s great catch, smart baserunning aid Twins

Twins left fielder Eddie Rosario was his typical entertaining self on Monday, sparking the go-ahead rally in the eighth with a double on a fastball way above the strike zone, tagging up and scoring on a shallow flyball to center for an insurance run and making a four-star catch into the left-field wall to end the game and preserve a 4-2 win over the Tigers.… Read More
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Twins designate RHP Hughes for assignment

In a surprising move -- given that he's owed roughly $22.5 million through next season -- right-hander Phil Hughes was designated for assignment after the Twins' 4-2 win over the Tigers on Monday night. A corresponding roster move will be announced on Tuesday.… Read More
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Mauer lands on disabled list with neck strain

The Twins were hopeful first baseman Joe Mauer would be able to avoid the 10-day disabled list with his neck strain suffered on May 12, but he was ultimately placed on the DL before Saturday's game against the Brewers. Outfielder Jake Cave was called up from Triple-A Rochester to take Mauer's place on the roster.… Read More
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Sano (hamstring) cleared for rehab assignment

Twins third baseman Miguel Sano has been increasing the intensity of his running drills at Target Field and was cleared to start a rehab assignment with Triple-A Rochester on Saturday, the club announced after Friday's 8-3 loss to the Brewers.… Read More
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