| May 10, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Brandon Inge's run-scoring triple in the top of the ninth inning proved to be the difference, as the Tigers outlasted the Minnesota Twins, 9-7, to sweep a brief two-game set at Target Field.
Tied at 7-7, Detroit pushed two across in the top of the ninth...
| May 17, 2011
| 10:13 PM
On a night Felix Hernandez and Francisco Liriano engaged in a pitcher's duel for much of the evening, a pair of first-inning walks by the Mariners ace wound up being the difference in a 2-1 loss to Minnesota at Safeco Field.
The Twins snapped a nine-game...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 6:34 PM
After throwing seven shutout innings Friday in the Orioles' 4-2, Opening Day win over the Minnesota Twins, right-hander Jake Arrieta wasn't proclaiming himself as the club's ace going forward.
"I don't know if I would necessarily say I am the No. 1 guy...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 10:25 AM
The Orioles are going for a 3-0 start and a season sweep of the Twins today at Camden Yards.
Third baseman Mark Reynolds won't be in the lineup today. He took a batted ball of his left calf last night, but both Reynolds and manager Buck Showalter said he...
| May 23, 2011
| 10:18 PM
It was bound to happen sooner or later, given Mariners pitchers had allowed just three runs over the past five games. But it was fitting that on the day the Twins honored the memory of Harmon Killebrew, the bats broke out at Target Field.
| May 31, 2011
Brennan Boesch's eighth-inning sacrifice fly gave the Tigers a 8-7 win over the Minnesota Twins Tuesday night, Detroit's ninth straight over the Twins.
Danny Worth's single led off the bottom of the eighth, followed by Austin Jackson, attempted to bunt...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 3:48 PM
No sport lends itself more to comparative statistical analysis than major league baseball.
Crunch the numbers in key areas, stack them up against the others in the league and simple conclusions can be made.
Doing this with the Orioles' first half of the...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 10:11 PM
MINNEAPOLIS– Chris Tillman’s supposed rebirth didn’t hit a snag Monday night in Minnesota. It derailed in a horrible way.
The 24-year-old right-hander joined the Orioles with optimism he could show he could be a consistent major-...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 11:00 PM
Orioles left-hander Zach Britton came into his first major league start of the season full of confidence, ready to show he could become a stabilizing piece of a starting rotation in disarray.
It was a long-awaited start for both Britton and the Orioles...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 9:12 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Tommy Hunter arrived in Minnesota with a chance for redemption. The Orioles right-hander had been sent to Triple-A Norfolk twice this season, but when the club needed a spot starter, Hunter was dispatched to the Midwest.
| Jul 19, 2012
| 3:50 PM
MINNEAPOLIS – Orioles manager Buck Showalter calls the month following the All-Star break the true dog days of summer. It’s the critical time of the baseball season when the game is a matter of survival through injuries and fatigue, the time...