Bellinger's home run sends Twins to loss, back to .500 on the season

Bellinger's home run sends Twins to loss, back to .500 on the season

Cody Bellinger's three-run shot over the center field wall gave the Dodgers a 6-4 victory, and put the Twins to 49-49 for the season 3 1/2 games back of Cleveland.

Late-night decision: Colon will make next start for Twins; Gibson sent down

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Late-night decision: Colon will make next start for Twins; Gibson sent down
The Twins, at least for now, have decided on Bartolo Colon over Kyle Gibson for the fifth spot in the pitching rotation.

Twins trade for Atlanta starting pitcher Jaime Garcia

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Twins trade for Atlanta starting pitcher Jaime Garcia
The Twins acquired Jaime Garcia, a nine-year veteran with postseason experience, from the Braves along with veteran catcher Anthony Recker and cash.
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Colon: Ran out of gas in fifth inning

Twins righthander Bartolo Colon says he ran out of gas after pitching four shutout innings against the Dodgers on Monday, "but hopefully my next start will be better."
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Monday's Twins-Dodgers game recap

A look back at Monday night's game.
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July 24
Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws to the New York...

Colon may be pitching for job as Twins open series at Dodger Stadium

The Twins haven't been to Chavez Ravine since 2005, so this is a unique experience in a lot of ways.
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July 24
Brian Dozier, left, and Eduardo Escobar.

Update: Twins call up Alan Busenitz to replace Craig Breslow

The Twins lost to Detroit 9-6 on Sunday and finished their homestand with a 3-3 record.
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July 24
Trevor Hildenberger was pulled in the seventh.

Twins use six relievers, find little relief in record-long loss to Tigers

Manager Paul Molitor was forced to go to his bullpen early Sunday. And once that door opened, it wouldn't close.
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July 24

Mejia worn down by long battles with Tigers

Twins lefthander Adalberto Mejia on Sunday had trouble finishing off hitters and was removed from the game in the fifth inning.
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  • AL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 52 45 .536 0 25-24 27-21 5-5
    Kansas City 51 47 .520 1.5 30-23 21-24 7-3
    Minnesota 49 49 .500 3.5 23-31 26-18 4-6
    Detroit 45 53 .459 7.5 25-22 20-31 6-4
    Chicago White Sox 39 57 .406 12.5 19-23 20-34 1-9
  • AL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Boston 55 46 .545 0 29-18 26-28 4-6
    NY Yankees 51 46 .526 2 26-17 25-29 6-4
    Tampa Bay 51 49 .510 3.5 27-23 24-26 4-6
    Baltimore 48 51 .485 6 30-21 18-30 6-4
    Toronto 45 54 .455 9 23-24 22-30 3-7
  • AL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    Houston 66 33 .667 0 30-21 36-12 6-4
    Seattle 50 51 .495 17 29-25 21-26 6-4
    LA Angels 49 51 .490 17.5 27-23 22-28 5-5
    Texas 48 51 .485 18 25-21 23-30 4-6
    Oakland 44 55 .444 22 28-23 16-32 5-5
  • NL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Milwaukee 53 48 .525 0 28-24 25-24 3-7
    Chicago Cubs 51 47 .520 0.5 26-22 25-25 8-2
    Pittsburgh 50 50 .500 2.5 27-23 23-27 7-3
    St. Louis 48 51 .485 4 27-24 21-27 5-5
    Cincinnati 41 58 .414 11 25-28 16-30 2-8
  • NL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Washington 59 38 .608 0 26-19 33-19 8-2
    Atlanta 47 51 .480 12.5 23-25 24-26 4-6
    NY Mets 46 51 .474 13 25-28 21-23 6-4
    Miami 45 52 .464 14 22-26 23-26 4-6
    Philadelphia 34 63 .351 25 18-27 16-36 5-5
  • NL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    LA Dodgers 69 31 .690 0 42-13 27-18 8-2
    Arizona 57 42 .576 11.5 35-17 22-25 4-6
    Colorado 58 43 .574 11.5 31-19 27-24 6-4
    San Diego 43 56 .434 25.5 24-24 19-32 5-5
    San Francisco 38 63 .376 31.5 20-29 18-34 3-7
  • Batting Average
    J. Altuve HOU .365
    J. Segura SEA .329
    B. Gamel SEA .323
    J. Ramirez CLE .322
    C. Correa HOU .320
  • Home Runs
    A. Judge NYY 32
    M. Moustakas KC 29
    K. Davis OAK 28
    J. Smoak TOR 27
    G. Springer HOU 27
  • Runs Batted In
    N. Cruz SEA 75
    A. Judge NYY 73
    J. Schoop BAL 71
    K. Davis OAK 68
    M. Sano MIN 68
  • Earned Run Average
    C. Sale BOS 2.48
    C. Kluber CLE 2.74
    J. Paxton SEA 2.84
    M. Stroman TOR 2.98
    J. Vargas KC 3.08
  • Wins
    J. Vargas KC 12
    C. Sale BOS 12
    E. Santana MIN 11
    C. Carrasco CLE 10
    (3) Players 10
  • Saves
    A. Colome TB 28
    B. Kintzler MIN 27
    R. Osuna TOR 25
    C. Kimbrel BOS 24
    K. Giles HOU 21
  • Batting Average
    J. Turner LAD .369
    D. Murphy WAS .341
    B. Harper WAS .336
    C. Blackmon COL .328
    D. Peralta ARI .321
  • Home Runs
    G. Stanton MIA 32
    C. Bellinger LAD 28
    J. Votto CIN 26
    J. Bruce NYM 25
    B. Harper WAS 25
  • Runs Batted In
    N. Arenado COL 86
    J. Lamb ARI 79
    B. Harper WAS 75
    P. Goldschmidt ARI 74
    (2) Players 72
  • Earned Run Average
    C. Kershaw LAD 2.04
    M. Scherzer WAS 2.26
    G. Gonzalez WAS 2.83
    Z. Greinke ARI 2.92
    R. Ray ARI 3.15
  • Wins
    C. Kershaw LAD 15
    Z. Greinke ARI 12
    J. deGrom NYM 12
    A. Wainwright STL 11
    (3) Players 11
  • Saves
    G. Holland COL 31
    K. Jansen LAD 25
    F. Rodney ARI 22
    J. Johnson ATL 22
    (2) Players 20
  • Sunday, July 23
    Cincinnati 6, Miami 3, F Cleveland 8, Toronto 1, F Oakland 3, NY Mets 2, F
    Texas 6, Tampa Bay 5, F Baltimore 9, Houston 7, F Philadelphia 6, Milwaukee 3, F
    Detroit 9, Minnesota 6, F Kansas City 5, Chicago White Sox 4, F Colorado 13, Pittsburgh 3, F
    LA Angels 3, Boston 2, F San Diego 5, San Francisco 2, F Washington 6, Arizona 2, F
    LA Dodgers 5, Atlanta 4, F NY Yankees 6, Seattle 4, F Chicago Cubs 5, St. Louis 3, F
  • Monday, July 24
    Chicago White Sox 3, Chicago Cubs 1, F Houston 13, Philadelphia 4, F Toronto 4, Oakland 2, F
    Cleveland 6, Cincinnati 2, F Kansas City 5, Detroit 3, F Baltimore 5, Tampa Bay 0, F
    Miami 4, Texas 0, F St. Louis 8, Colorado 2, F Arizona 10, Atlanta 2, F
    LA Dodgers 6, Minnesota 4, F NY Mets 5, San Diego 3, F Seattle 4, Boston 0, F
    Pittsburgh 10, San Francisco 3, F
  • Today, July 25
    Chicago White Sox @ Chicago Cubs Cincinnati @ NY Yankees Houston @ Philadelphia
    Milwaukee @ Washington Oakland @ Toronto LA Angels @ Cleveland
    Kansas City @ Detroit Baltimore @ Tampa Bay Miami @ Texas
    Colorado @ St. Louis Atlanta @ Arizona Minnesota @ LA Dodgers
    NY Mets @ San Diego Boston @ Seattle Pittsburgh @ San Francisco
  • Wednesday, July 26
    Baltimore @ Tampa Bay Cincinnati @ NY Yankees Atlanta @ Arizona
    Boston @ Seattle Pittsburgh @ San Francisco Houston @ Philadelphia
    Milwaukee @ Washington Oakland @ Toronto LA Angels @ Cleveland
    Kansas City @ Detroit Miami @ Texas Chicago Cubs @ Chicago White Sox
    Colorado @ St. Louis Minnesota @ LA Dodgers NY Mets @ San Diego
  • Thursday, July 27
    Milwaukee @ Washington LA Angels @ Cleveland Oakland @ Toronto
    Tampa Bay @ NY Yankees Cincinnati @ Miami Arizona @ St. Louis
    Chicago Cubs @ Chicago White Sox NY Mets @ San Diego
  • Friday, July 28
    Tampa Bay @ NY Yankees Atlanta @ Philadelphia Colorado @ Washington
    LA Angels @ Toronto Kansas City @ Boston Houston @ Detroit
    Cincinnati @ Miami Baltimore @ Texas Cleveland @ Chicago White Sox
    Chicago Cubs @ Milwaukee Arizona @ St. Louis Minnesota @ Oakland
    San Francisco @ LA Dodgers Pittsburgh @ San Diego NY Mets @ Seattle
  • Saturday, July 29
    Tampa Bay @ NY Yankees LA Angels @ Toronto San Francisco @ LA Dodgers
    NY Mets @ Seattle Houston @ Detroit Atlanta @ Philadelphia
    Colorado @ Washington Kansas City @ Boston Cleveland @ Chicago White Sox
    Cincinnati @ Miami Chicago Cubs @ Milwaukee Arizona @ St. Louis
    Baltimore @ Texas Pittsburgh @ San Diego Minnesota @ Oakland
  • Sunday, July 30
    Tampa Bay @ NY Yankees LA Angels @ Toronto Houston @ Detroit
    Cincinnati @ Miami Kansas City @ Boston Atlanta @ Philadelphia
    Colorado @ Washington Cleveland @ Chicago White Sox Chicago Cubs @ Milwaukee
    Arizona @ St. Louis Baltimore @ Texas Minnesota @ Oakland
    NY Mets @ Seattle Pittsburgh @ San Diego San Francisco @ LA Dodgers
Twins
July 24

Reusse: Tom Kelly, where horsehide and horseflesh meet

During the 1988 All-Star Game visit to Cincinnati, then-Twins manager Tom Kelly couldn't say no to checking out Secretariat.
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July 24
Craig Breslow

Reliever Breslow let go as trade deadline nears, pitching search continues

Players know that with the deadline approaching, there could be jobs on the line.
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July 24
Twins GM Thad Levine, left, and Chief Baseball Office Derek Falvey

Souhan: Twins should remember that trades are no sure thing

One hitting slump or a couple of bad pitching outings can make a trade a waste of time or a waste of a prospect.
Twins
July 24
Target Field flyover

Target Field flyover during Twins game lives up to hype

On Sunday, staff writer Michael Rand had the chance to be in a Blackhawk helicopter for a flyover of Target Field in celebration of Armed Forces Appreciation Day.
Twins
July 24

Sunday's Twins-Detroit game recap

The key player and stats from Sunday's game:
Twins
July 24
Dodgers starter Hyun-Jin Ruy

Twins-L.A. Dodgers series preview

A look at the pitching matchups and story lines of the series:
Twins
July 23

Gallery: Detroit 9, Twins 6

Gallery: Detroit 9, Twins 6
Twins
July 23

Who will Molitor use to set up for Twins if Rogers needs a break?

The Twins and Tigers today are wrapping up a three-game series at Target Field. Adalberto Mejia is on the mound for the Twins.
Twins
July 23

Six-run cushion helps Twins hold off Tigers' surge

Despite some late drama, the Twins crafted a 6-5 victory over Detroit to top off a night of celebration in front of an announced crowd of 33,700 at Target Field.
Twins
July 22

Gibson doesn't feel right but looked in control vs. Detroit

Righthander pitched into the eighth inning on Saturday to help Twins win.
Twins
July 22

Twins, Braves still discussing Jaime Garcia trade

Don't rule out the Twins trading for Jaime Garcia just yet.
Twins
July 22

Saturday's Twins-Detroit game recap

Recapping the Twins' 6-5 win over Detroit on Saturday at Target Field.
Twins
July 22

Gallery: Twins 6, Detroit 5

The Twins survived Detroit's five-run eighth inning to win 6-5 on Saturday at Target Field.
Twins
July 22

Twins' trip to Dodgers' Chavez Ravine could be difficult

The Twins will try to cool off dominating Dodgers.
Final, 7/24 R H E
Minnesota 49-49 4 9 0
LA Dodgers 69-31 6 11 0