| Aug 10, 2013
| 10:43 PM
CHICAGO -- Ron Gardenhire thought it was gone. Oswaldo Arcia thought it was gone. The collective gasp told you that the 24,529 in U.S. Cellular Field thought it was gone.
But Arcia’s long fly ball dropped out of orbit a couple feet shy of the...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:35 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- In what’s become another disappointing season for the Minnesota Twins, their bullpen has been one of the team’s strengths.
But even relievers can have a bad day.
Michael Brantley hit a sacrifice fly in the 12th inning...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:28 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Chris Herrmann’s pinch-hit single in the bottom of the ninth scored pinch-runner Doug Bernier and lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.
The Twins trailed 3-2 heading into the...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 10:32 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Kansas City’s James Shields is accustomed to pitching in close games this season.
He kept his team in the game until the Royals were able to break through late.
Shields was sharp for 7-1/3 innings, Alex Gordon had three RBIs,...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 11:24 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Adam Dunn hit his 28th home run and Jose Quintana tossed six sharp innings to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 5-2 win over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.
Quintana (7-4) scattered six hits over 6-2/3 innings, giving up two runs and...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 4:17 PM
The impending return of switch-hitter Wilson Betemit from the injury he suffered in spring training does not preclude the Orioles from adding a designated hitter within the next two weeks, according to the club’s top executive.
| Aug 24, 2013
| 9:20 PM
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| Aug 28, 2013
| 10:42 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- With 31 games to go, the Minnesota Twins have already set a team record for strikeouts in a season.
Yes, the whole year for this team has been one big swing and a miss.
Salvador Perez homered twice for Kansas City, had four hits and...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:00 AM
We learned late last night that the Orioles were the team that claimed Minnesota Twins outfielder Josh Willingham off trade waivers.
So does that mean Willingham will be an Oriole?
Not necessarily. It just means the Orioles are attempting to work...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 10:24 AM
The Orioles continue to attempt to bring in a hitter, claiming Seattle Mariners outfielder-first baseman Michael Morse off trade waivers after doing the same with Minnesota Twins outfielder Josh Willingham on Wednesday, according to industry sources....
| Aug 29, 2013
| 5:28 PM
BOSTON — In their ongoing pursuit of adding a hitter to a potential postseason roster, the Orioles have claimed Seattle Mariners outfielder-first baseman Michael Morse off trade waivers — which comes on the heels of the news that the Orioles...