| Mar 31, 2014
| 8:04 PM
Matt Lindstrom received the good word Sunday after the White Sox completed a workout at U.S. Cellular Field.
Robin Ventura pulled the 34-year-old right-hander aside to tell him he had been anointed the closer entering the season. In Monday's opener...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 8:20 PM
FORT MYERS, Fla. There's a right way and a wrong way to gripe about the 2014 Twins roster.
The wrong way is to become violently ill over the addition of Jason Bartlett, a career shortstop recast as a super utility player after a year and a half away from...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:18 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles will travel to Fort Myers, Fla., today for a 1:05 p.m. game against the Minnesota Twins.
Right-hander Bud Norris will start for the Orioles. Other available pitchers include Zach Britton, Alfredo Aceves, Brad Brach, Tommy...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:15 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – The Orioles will host the Minnesota Twins this afternoon at Ed Smith Stadium.
Shortstop J.J. Hardy will lead off and Nick Markakis will start at DH. Nelson Cruz will get his first spring start in the outfield, starting in right...
| 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 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-...
| May 12, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis, whose mother is a breast cancer survivor, decided not to use his specially made MaxBat black bat with a pink label Sunday. Players on the Orioles and Twins used various pink apparel and equipment on Mother’s...
| May 7, 2013
| 6:04 AM
Last time, it was all about what was going on his left arm. This time, it was all about what was going on inside his head.
After Blue Jays broadcasters Jack Morris and Dirk Hayhurst claimed Clay Buchholz was throwing a spitter, Buchholz insisted nothing...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 5:40 PM
Statistics through Sunday (last week's ranking)
1. Rangers (1): There have many issues, including a lack of production since early in the season from Michael Young and the highly regarded lineup, but a soft schedule has kept those issues from showing...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 8:21 PM
Luis Mendoza allowed one run over a career-high eight innings, Salvador Perez homered, and the Kansas City Royals won their fourth straight, hanging on to beat the Minnesota Twins 4-3 on Friday night.
Yuniesky Betancourt, Billy Butler and Eric Hosmer...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 8:48 PM
Joe Mauer homered, rookie Cole De Vries threw six strong innings and the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 5-1 Saturday to sweep a day-night doubleheader.
Josh Willingham and Chris Parmelee also homered for the Twins, who finished June with a...