Twins take on Yankees with same lineup as they await Sano's return

Twins take on Yankees with same lineup as they await Sano's return

Molitor looking for more offense, but it's not easy with best hitter out of action.

Twins in a giving mood in 5-3 loss to Yankees

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Twins in a giving mood in 5-3 loss to Yankees
t's annoying enough for Twins manager Paul Molitor when his pitchers immediately give back any lead they are given. But now his fielders are doing the same.

Twins trade Arcia to Rays for player to be named later

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Twins trade Arcia to Rays for player to be named later
Oswaldo Arcia, who hit 20 home runs in 2014, wasn't able to stay in the lineup on a regular basis this year.
Twins
June 24

Milone: We're putting pressure on ourselves

Twins left handed Timmy Milone says Twins pitchers put too much pressure on themselves to produce "shutdown" innings, and it's backfiring.
Twins
June 24
Aaron Hicks homered vs. the Twins.

Postgame: Hicks hits home run against his former team

Milone knows he should have been covering first base; Mauer commits his first error of the season.
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Twins
June 24

Friday's Twins-Yankees game recap

The key player and stats from New York's victory:
Twins
June 24
Tommy Milone

Milone returns to majors by making his Yankee Stadium debut

Max Kepler moves up to fifth in batting order with Trevor Plouffe sidelined by a groin strain.
Twins
June 24
Minnesota Twins' Glen Perkins throws a warm up pitch in the seventh in...

Surgery reveals Perkins had more shoulder damage than thought

Glen Perkins' labrum had to be reattached to the bone during surgery Thursday. In many cases, that means around eight months for recovery.

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  • AL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 42 30 .583 0 23-12 19-18 7-3
    Kansas City 38 34 .528 4 25-9 13-25 6-4
    Detroit 38 36 .514 5 21-14 17-22 5-5
    Chicago White Sox 37 37 .500 6 18-17 19-20 5-5
    Minnesota 23 50 .315 19.5 15-25 8-25 3-7
  • AL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Baltimore 42 30 .583 0 28-13 14-17 6-4
    Boston 41 32 .562 1.5 23-18 18-14 5-5
    Toronto 40 35 .533 3.5 19-17 21-18 5-5
    NY Yankees 36 36 .500 6 20-15 16-21 5-5
    Tampa Bay 31 40 .437 10.5 15-20 16-20 2-8
  • AL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    Texas 47 27 .635 0 26-12 21-15 8-2
    Houston 38 36 .514 9 22-15 16-21 8-2
    Seattle 37 37 .500 10 16-18 21-19 3-7
    Oakland 31 42 .425 15.5 16-22 15-20 4-6
    LA Angels 31 43 .419 16 15-22 16-21 4-6
  • NL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Chicago Cubs 48 24 .667 0 25-11 23-13 5-5
    St. Louis 38 34 .528 10 15-21 23-13 4-6
    Pittsburgh 35 39 .473 14 20-18 15-21 2-8
    Milwaukee 33 40 .452 15.5 20-17 13-23 3-7
    Cincinnati 28 46 .378 21 17-21 11-25 3-7
  • NL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Washington 43 31 .581 0 20-12 23-19 3-7
    NY Mets 39 33 .542 3 19-16 20-17 5-5
    Miami 39 35 .527 4 19-19 20-16 6-4
    Philadelphia 31 44 .413 12.5 16-22 15-22 1-9
    Atlanta 25 48 .342 17.5 10-28 15-20 7-3
  • NL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    San Francisco 48 27 .640 0 23-13 25-14 9-1
    LA Dodgers 41 34 .547 7 23-15 18-19 8-2
    Arizona 36 40 .474 12.5 13-25 23-15 7-3
    Colorado 34 39 .466 13 15-18 19-21 4-6
    San Diego 32 43 .427 16 18-22 14-21 6-4
  • Batting Average
    T. Milone MIN 1.000
    E. Nunez MIN .315
    R. Grossman MIN .283
    E. Escobar MIN .280
    J. Mauer MIN .274
  • Home Runs
    B. Park MIN 12
    M. Sano MIN 11
    E. Nunez MIN 9
    B. Dozier MIN 8
    J. Mauer MIN 7
  • Runs Batted In
    B. Dozier MIN 29
    E. Nunez MIN 28
    M. Sano MIN 27
    J. Mauer MIN 26
    K. Suzuki MIN 25
  • Earned Run Average
    B. Boshers MIN 1.64
    F. Abad MIN 2.16
    B. Kintzler MIN 2.75
    M. Tonkin MIN 3.82
    R. Pressly MIN 3.89
  • Wins
    R. Nolasco MIN 3
    T. Rogers MIN 3
    E. Santana MIN 2
    K. Jepsen MIN 2
    (4) Players 2
  • Strikeouts
    R. Nolasco MIN 74
    E. Santana MIN 53
    T. Duffey MIN 49
    M. Tonkin MIN 44
    T. May MIN 40
  • Batting Average
    X. Bogaerts BOS .349
    J. Altuve HOU .340
    D. Ortiz BOS .339
    V. Martinez DET .321
    I. Desmond TEX .321
  • Home Runs
    M. Trumbo BAL 21
    T. Frazier CWS 21
    C. Beltran NYY 19
    E. Encarnacion TOR 19
    R. Cano SEA 19
  • Runs Batted In
    E. Encarnacion TOR 62
    D. Ortiz BOS 60
    R. Cano SEA 53
    M. Betts BOS 53
    (2) Players 52
  • Earned Run Average
    S. Wright BOS 2.01
    D. Salazar CLE 2.40
    M. Estrada TOR 2.70
    C. Hamels TEX 2.79
    C. Sale CWS 2.83
  • Wins
    C. Sale CWS 12
    C. Tillman BAL 10
    J. Happ TOR 9
    J. Zimmermann DET 9
    D. Salazar CLE 9
  • Saves
    Z. Britton BAL 22
    F. Rodriguez DET 20
    D. Robertson CWS 19
    A. Colome TB 19
    W. Davis KC 18
  • Home Runs
    N. Arenado COL 21
    A. Duvall CIN 21
    C. Carter MIL 18
    K. Bryant CHC 18
    (2) Players 18
  • Runs Batted In
    N. Arenado COL 62
    J. Bruce CIN 57
    A. Rizzo CHC 54
    M. Kemp SD 52
    A. Duvall CIN 51
  • Earned Run Average
    C. Kershaw LAD 1.57
    J. Arrieta CHC 1.74
    M. Bumgarner SF 1.85
    J. Cueto SF 2.06
    N. Syndergaard NYM 2.08
  • Wins
    J. Cueto SF 11
    C. Kershaw LAD 11
    J. Arrieta CHC 11
    Z. Greinke ARI 10
    S. Strasburg WAS 10
  • Saves
    J. Familia NYM 25
    A. Ramos MIA 23
    K. Jansen LAD 21
    M. Melancon PIT 21
    J. Jeffress MIL 20
  • Thursday, June 23
    San Francisco 5, Pittsburgh 3, F Detroit 5, Seattle 4, F Philadelphia 7, Minnesota 3, F
    Boston 8, Chicago White Sox 7, F Atlanta 4, NY Mets 3, F San Diego 7, Cincinnati 4, F
    Miami 4, Chicago Cubs 2, F Arizona 7, Colorado 6, F Oakland 5, LA Angels 4, F
  • Friday, June 24
    Baltimore 6, Tampa Bay 3, F NY Yankees 5, Minnesota 3, F Pittsburgh 8, LA Dodgers 6, F
    San Diego 13, Cincinnati 4, F Cleveland 7, Detroit 4, F Chicago Cubs 5, Miami 4, F
    NY Mets 8, Atlanta 6, F Boston 8, Texas 7, F Chicago White Sox 3, Toronto 2, F
    Milwaukee 5, Washington 3, F Houston 13, Kansas City 4, F Arizona 10, Colorado 9, F
    Oakland 7, LA Angels 4, F Seattle 4, St. Louis 3, F San Francisco 5, Philadelphia 4, F
  • Today, June 25
    Baltimore 2, Tampa Bay 0, Bottom 3rd Minnesota 1, NY Yankees 0, Top 4th Toronto @ Chicago White Sox
    San Diego @ Cincinnati Arizona @ Colorado Cleveland @ Detroit
    Chicago Cubs @ Miami Washington @ Milwaukee Tampa Bay @ Baltimore
    NY Mets @ Atlanta Houston @ Kansas City LA Dodgers @ Pittsburgh
    Boston @ Texas Oakland @ LA Angels Philadelphia @ San Francisco
    St. Louis @ Seattle
  • Sunday, June 26
    Minnesota @ NY Yankees San Diego @ Cincinnati Cleveland @ Detroit
    Chicago Cubs @ Miami NY Mets @ Atlanta Tampa Bay @ Baltimore
    Toronto @ Chicago White Sox Washington @ Milwaukee Houston @ Kansas City
    Boston @ Texas Oakland @ LA Angels Philadelphia @ San Francisco
    Arizona @ Colorado St. Louis @ Seattle LA Dodgers @ Pittsburgh
  • Monday, June 27
    LA Dodgers @ Pittsburgh Texas @ NY Yankees NY Mets @ Washington
    Cleveland @ Atlanta Chicago Cubs @ Cincinnati Boston @ Tampa Bay
    St. Louis @ Kansas City Toronto @ Colorado Philadelphia @ Arizona
    Houston @ LA Angels Oakland @ San Francisco
  • Tuesday, June 28
    Texas @ NY Yankees NY Mets @ Washington Cleveland @ Atlanta
    Chicago Cubs @ Cincinnati Miami @ Detroit Boston @ Tampa Bay
    Minnesota @ Chicago White Sox LA Dodgers @ Milwaukee St. Louis @ Kansas City
    Toronto @ Colorado Philadelphia @ Arizona Houston @ LA Angels
    Baltimore @ San Diego Pittsburgh @ Seattle Oakland @ San Francisco
  • Wednesday, June 29
    Boston @ Tampa Bay Chicago Cubs @ Cincinnati Miami @ Detroit
    Toronto @ Colorado Houston @ LA Angels Philadelphia @ Arizona
    Baltimore @ San Diego Texas @ NY Yankees NY Mets @ Washington
    Cleveland @ Atlanta Minnesota @ Chicago White Sox LA Dodgers @ Milwaukee
    Kansas City @ St. Louis San Francisco @ Oakland Pittsburgh @ Seattle
  • Thursday, June 30
    Texas @ NY Yankees Minnesota @ Chicago White Sox LA Dodgers @ Milwaukee
    Cincinnati @ Washington Cleveland @ Toronto Miami @ Atlanta
    Chicago Cubs @ NY Mets Detroit @ Tampa Bay Kansas City @ St. Louis
    San Francisco @ Oakland Baltimore @ Seattle
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Twins
June 24
Philadelphia Phillies� Freddy Galvis jogs home on his three-run home r...

Jepsen fails again as Phillies break open close game

One-time closer Kevin Jepsen couldn't keep the score close in late innings, surrendering a three-run home run in the eighth inning as the Twins fell to the Phillies.
Twins
June 24

Twins-N.Y. Yankees series preview

The three-game series kicks off Friday night in the Bronx
Twins
June 23

Thursday's Twins-Philadelphia game recap

A look back at Thursday afternoon's game.
Twins
June 23

Jepsen in the middle of a frustrating year

Twins reliever Kevin Jepsen gave up another home run in Thursday's loss to Philadelphia.
Twins
June 23

Struggling Park could be an option for stint in the minors

Byung Ho Park, who is struggling and straddling the Mendoza line, could be a candidate to go to Class AAA Rochester.
Twins
June 23

Late-arriving Twins look to sweep Phillies behind Nolasco

Ricky Nolasco is on the mound today as the Twins try to take three games from Philadelphia
Twins
June 23

Perkins having surgery today, posts message to fans

"Am I disappointed that I can't contribute to our team this year while getting paid a … ton of money? Yes, it makes me sick." The Twins reliever went on Twitter to share his pain.
Twins
June 23

Kepler learns quickly with Twins in first month, helps preserve win vs. Phillies

Max Kepler drove in a pair of runs Wednesday, including the seventh-inning tie-breaker with a sacrifice fly, then helped make that margin hold up with a diving catch as the Twins won their third straight game
Sports
June 23

Must see: Byron Buxton's wall-crashing catch in last night's Twins game

The Twins held a one-run lead when Byron Buxton went to the wall to make this catch. See data on how much ground he covered and how fast he got to the ball.
Twins
June 23

Scuffling Duffey gets another Twins start to sort it all out

Tyler Duffey's ERA is 6.18, and though manager Paul Molitor has endorsed him for now, Sunday's start at Yankee Stadium has the feel of a last-chance tryout.
Twins
June 23

Buxton wasn't worried about collision with outfield wall

Abad collects first MLB save, and the Twins' third straight longer than one inning; Rogers' 3-0 record is best on team.
Twins
June 23
Minnesota Twins pitcher Kyle Gibson throws against the Philadelphia Ph...

Gibson happy with his progress

Twins righthander Kyle Gibson says he was happy with the consistency of his pitches Wednesday, and believes he is making progress.
Twins
June 23

Wednesday's Twins-Philadelphia game recap

A look back at Wednesday night's game.
Twins
June 22

Molitor hopes Twins' offensive outburst backs Gibson, too

Twins' righthander Kyle Gibson is still looking for his first win of the season. He gets another chance tonight at Target Field against the Phillies. The Twins scored 14 runs Tuesday night.
Twins
June 22

Sano ready for rehab assignment, but is he still an outfielder?

How long Miguel Sano will stay in Rochester hasn't been determined yet, Twins manager Paul Molitor said. Nor has one other important detail: What position will he play?
Bottom 3rd R H E
Minnesota 23-50 1 2 0
NY Yankees 36-36 0 1 0