Kennys Vargas bashed an opposite-field homer off All-Star righthander Corey Kluber in the third inning, breaking Minnesota’s 20-inning skid of futility.
Updated: August 22, 2014, - 07:09 AM
Kohl Stewart, the 19-year-old righthander who was taken fourth overall in the 2013 draft, left Tuesday’s start for Cedar Rapids in the second inning.
Updated: August 20, 2014, - 07:15 AM
The Twins’ 5-0 lead in the first inning quickly evaporated in a Cleveland rally at Target Field.
Updated: August 20, 2014, - 01:21 AM
That doesn’t mean the outfielder will sit idle until next spring after playing only 31 games this year because of injuries.
Updated: August 19, 2014, - 07:50 AM
Trevor May’s second start went better than his first, at least for four innings.
Updated: August 19, 2014, - 07:45 AM
Vargas, who has played in all 12 games since he arrived from Class AA New Britain and had a hit in 10 of them, has seemed flustered by defenses that stack him toward right field when he bats lefthanded.
Updated: August 15, 2014, - 01:21 PM
The outfielder is safe on 81 percent of his career steal tries in the majors.
Updated: August 15, 2014, - 01:06 PM
The Twins turn an eye to 2015 as another season unwinds.
Updated: August 14, 2014, - 11:56 AM
Expected to play a couple times a week as a utility infielder, Eduardo Escobar has become the Twins' starting shortstop and made doubles his specialty.
Updated: August 13, 2014, - 08:20 AM