Rosario’s HR helps Twins take series vs. Tigers

Eddie Rosario lifted a solo home run in the eighth inning on an 0-2 pitch to lead the Twins to victory. Max Kepler and Jake Cave added solo shots of their own, both coming in the fourth inning. Jake Odorizzi was strong through five innings but exited in the sixth inning with the bases loaded. He was charged with four runs on four hits while striking out seven over five-plus innings. Jim Adduci notched a three-hit game for the Tigers, knocking in two runs.… Read More
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Twins place Santana on DL with finger injury

The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have placed right-handed pitcher Ervin Santana on the 10-day disabled list with reoccurring symptoms related to his original injury to his third finger MCP joint on his right hand.… Read More
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Mauer’s pinch-hit homer lifts Twins to victory

With the Twins looking for a spark, down by a run with two runners on base in the seventh, Joe Mauer was brought in off the bench to pinch-hit against reliever Louis Coleman. Mauer worked the count full, before ripping a fastball for a three-run homer to give the Twins a 5-3 lead they wouldn't relinquish in a 5-4 win on Friday night at Target Field.… Read More
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Twins’ bats explode for best night of ’18 in win

The Twins set a season high in runs on Thursday against the Tigers, thanks to three runs in the first inning, five in the second and then seven in the sixth. Logan Forsythe had a career-high five hits, while Jorge Polanco homered and had four RBIs. Francisco Liriano allowed eight runs (four earned) over 1 2/3 innings for Detroit, which got home runs from Nicholas Castellanos, Mikie Mahtook, James McCann and Niko Goodrum.… Read More
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Forsythe (3 RBIs) leads Twins’ rally over Bucs

Hot-hitting Logan Forsythe was big again with three RBIs, including a go-ahead two-run single in the sixth, to lift the Twins to a win over the Pirates on Wednesday afternoon at Target Field. He helped the Twins to an early lead, singling home Miguel Sano in the second off Chris Archer to tie the game before scoring on a bloop RBI single from Bobby Wilson. Archer was charged with four earned runs on six hits over five-plus innings in his third start for the Pirates.… Read More
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Twins stay hot at Target as they beat the Bucs

Jorge Polanco and Jake Cave helped spark a three-run fourth, while Miguel Sano hit a two-run homer in the eighth to back starter Jake Odorizzi in a 5-2 win over Pittsburgh on Tuesday. It helped the Twins improve to 15-4 over their last 19 games at Target Field.… Read More
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