| Apr 22, 2013
| 9:59 PM
The Minnesota Twins can sympathize with area high school and college athletic teams this spring.
Four of the last eight Twins' games have been postponed due to weather - three of which were scheduled for the Twins' home Target Field, including Monday'...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 11:10 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Wade Davis pitched out of bases loaded jams in the first two innings, Billy Butler and Jeff Francoeur homered and the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 3-0 on Wednesday night to sweep the three-game series.
The Royals have...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 5:43 AM
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers are restocked for a run at another World Series.
Some cold air at the start of the season wasn't about to deter them.
Verlander won on opening day for the first time in six tries,...
| May 13, 2012
| 7:14 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — Despite 10 home runs in 10 career games at Target Field, Jose Bautista said there isn’t anything special about the Minnesota Twins’ ballpark that helps him find his swing. It has more to do with the opposing pitching...
| May 14, 2012
| 7:07 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — Scott Diamond has been with the Minnesota Twins for less than a week, and he already has accounted for one-fifth of the team’s wins.
Diamond pitched seven shutout innings, Brian Dozier hit his first career homer and the...
| May 29, 2012
| 5:53 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — Matt Capps came to the mound for Minnesota with the familiar soundtrack of Metallica music and a round of boos.
Nobody at Target Field was cheering louder at the end than his teammates.
Justin Morneau’s tying double in the...
| May 30, 2012
| 7:14 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — Josh Willingham hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning to lift the Minnesota Twins to a 3-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night. Justin Morneau added two doubles for the Twins, who trailed 2-0 heading into the...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 5:35 AM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Justin Morneau and Josh Willingham each hit tworun homers, Trevor Plouffe also went deep and the Minnesota Twins held off the Kansas City Royals 10-7 on Monday night.
Cole De Vries (1-1) lasted five shaky innings to pick up his...
| Jun 10, 2012
| 1:05 AM
MINNEAPOLIS - It's warm outside. There's a National League team in town. It must be time for the Twins to get hot.
The Twins are playing their best baseball of the season, finally following the script that manager Ron Gardenhire hoped they would follow a...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 6:19 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — Manager Charlie Manuel and his optimistic Phillies players keep speaking about rock bottom as if it has already happened in this charmless 2012 season. A week ago, Manuel said: “Hopefully that was tonight,” and his team has...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 1:05 AM
MINNEAPOLIS - Jim Thome drove in four runs against his former team, including a long homer to pad Philadelphia's lead, and the Phillies hung on for a 9-8 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night.
John Mayberry also had four RBIs, including a...