| Aug 1, 2013
| 11:30 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Twins looked lethargic early and overmatched late. And a lot of the stuff in between was pretty ugly, too.
They bungled their way to a 7-2 loss to the Royals on Thursday, the victory completing Kansas City’s first sweep in...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 10:48 PM
MINNEAPOLIS --For the first time in 10 years, the Kansas City Royals will start August with a real hope of staying in the playoff race.
They are clearly enjoying the ride, no matter where it will finish.
Alex Gordon hit a two-out triple in the...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 11:09 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Justin Masterson took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning, Michael Brantley hit a bases-loaded triple and the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 7-1 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.
Masterson (11-7) had faced the...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:29 AM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. In five of Kyle Gibson's six innings Tuesday, he pitched like the future maestro the Twins believe him to be. In his other inning, he pitched like the rookie he still is.
Waiting is the hardest part.
Maybe because he's noticed how...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 10:45 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Twins found all kinds of opportunities to win this game, and the series, against the Kansas City Royals.
Chris Parmelee was in the middle of most of the misses.
David Lough hit three doubles, then launched a...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 2:33 PM
David Lough hit three doubles, then launched a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning that led the Kansas City Royals over the Minnesota Twins 9-8 Sunday.
Lough hit his second homer of the season, sending a drive off Jared Burton (1-5) into the right-...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 10:39 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Kyle Gibson wasn’t dominant in his first major league start, but he still pitched well enough to make a bit of Minnesota Twins history and give the team a reason to be optimistic about the future of its pitching staff.
| Jun 29, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Kyle Gibson pitched six solid innings in his major league debut, and Trevor Plouffe homered to help the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 6-2 on Saturday.
Gibson (1-0) allowed two runs and eight hits, and he struck out five to become the...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 10:28 PM
CLEVELAND -- The Cleveland Indians seemed as if they were in for an easy night after scoring six runs in the first inning against the Minnesota Twins.
Not so fast. The Indians needed every bit of their early advantage and survived a harrowing ninth...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 10:19 PM
CLEVELAND -- With four home runs in their previous game, the Minnesota Twins came to town looking and feeling strong and hoping to flex their muscles some more.
Scott Kazmir made them look like 98-pound weaklings.
Cleveland’s starter limited...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 9:54 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Trevor Plouffe had three hits, including a two-run homer, in his return to the Twins lineup, and Sam Deduno held Detroit in check over seven innings in Minnesota’s 6-3 victory over the Tigers on Saturday night.