Twins complete 4-1 road trip by thumping White Sox

Twins complete 4-1 road trip by thumping White Sox

Kyle Gibson pitched eight strong innings and Brian Dozier homered twice as the Twins thumped the White Sox 8-1 to complete a 4-1 road trip.

Souhan: Winning roster, well-stocked farm clubs give Ryan options

7:25am
Souhan: Winning roster, well-stocked farm clubs give Ryan options
With a loaded farm system and a winning big-league team, Twins General Manager Terry Ryan will soon have a rare problem: too many worthwhile players.

Twins' Gibson remains on a roll

May 24
Twins' Gibson remains on a roll
Kyle Gibson could not get out of the fourth inning during his first start of the season, April 9 at Detroit. Since then, he has posted a 1.88 ERA.
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7:01am

Dozier pleased with successful Twins' road trip

Twins second baseman smashed two home runs on Sunday.
Twins
May 25

Twins 8, White Sox 1

Gallery: The Twins thumped the White Sox 8-1 in Chicago on Sunday.
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May 24

Gibson dominates White Sox again

Twins righthander goes eight strong innings on Sunday.
Twins
May 24

Chart: Dozier goes deep, by the numbers

Facts about Brian Dozier’s Twins-leading nine home runs this season:
Twins
May 24

Sunday's Twins-Chicago White Sox game recap

Here's a summary of Sunday's game:

mlb Statistics

  • AL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Kansas City 28 15 .651 0 17-7 11-8 7-3
    Minnesota 25 18 .581 3 14-6 11-12 7-3
    Detroit 26 19 .578 3 14-12 12-7 5-5
    Cleveland 20 23 .465 8 9-12 11-11 8-2
    Chicago White Sox 19 22 .463 8 12-10 7-12 5-5
  • AL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Tampa Bay 24 21 .533 0 14-13 10-8 5-5
    NY Yankees 22 22 .500 1.5 9-10 13-12 1-9
    Boston 21 23 .477 2.5 10-12 11-11 5-5
    Baltimore 19 22 .463 3 11-8 8-14 5-5
    Toronto 20 26 .435 4.5 12-11 8-15 3-7
  • AL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    Houston 29 16 .644 0 15-10 14-6 7-3
    LA Angels 22 22 .500 6.5 10-9 12-13 5-5
    Texas 21 23 .477 7.5 6-13 15-10 6-4
    Seattle 20 23 .465 8 11-10 9-13 5-5
    Oakland 16 30 .348 13.5 5-14 11-16 3-7
  • NL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    St. Louis 28 16 .636 0 15-5 13-11 4-6
    Chicago Cubs 24 19 .558 3.5 13-8 11-11 6-4
    Pittsburgh 21 22 .488 6.5 12-9 9-13 4-6
    Cincinnati 18 25 .419 9.5 9-9 9-16 2-8
    Milwaukee 16 29 .356 12.5 8-15 8-14 4-6
  • NL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Washington 26 18 .591 0 14-7 12-11 8-2
    NY Mets 24 21 .533 2.5 17-6 7-15 4-6
    Atlanta 22 21 .512 3.5 12-10 10-11 7-3
    Philadelphia 19 27 .413 8 12-10 7-17 6-4
    Miami 18 27 .400 8.5 10-15 8-12 2-8
  • NL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    LA Dodgers 26 17 .605 0 19-6 7-11 4-6
    San Francisco 25 20 .556 2 14-9 11-11 8-2
    Arizona 21 22 .488 5 11-13 10-9 6-4
    San Diego 21 24 .467 6 11-12 10-12 3-7
    Colorado 17 25 .405 8.5 8-13 9-12 5-5
  • Batting Average
    M. Pelfrey MIN 1.000
    E. Nunez MIN .370
    T. Hunter MIN .281
    O. Arcia MIN .276
    J. Mauer MIN .274
  • Home Runs
    B. Dozier MIN 9
    T. Hunter MIN 7
    T. Plouffe MIN 6
    K. Vargas MIN 3
    (3) Players 2
  • Runs Batted In
    T. Hunter MIN 26
    J. Mauer MIN 25
    B. Dozier MIN 24
    T. Plouffe MIN 22
    E. Escobar MIN 16
  • Earned Run Average
    G. Perkins MIN 1.33
    B. Boyer MIN 2.45
    K. Gibson MIN 2.72
    M. Pelfrey MIN 3.00
    A. Thompson MIN 3.52
  • Wins
    R. Nolasco MIN 4
    K. Gibson MIN 4
    P. Hughes MIN 3
    M. Pelfrey MIN 3
    T. May MIN 3
  • Saves
    G. Perkins MIN 16
    B. Duensing MIN 1
  • Batting Average
    D. Gordon MIA .376
    P. Fielder TEX .358
    J. Paredes BAL .344
    M. Cabrera DET .344
    N. Cruz SEA .343
  • Home Runs
    N. Cruz SEA 17
    B. Harper WAS 16
    M. Teixeira NYY 13
    E. Encarnacion TOR 12
    (5) Players 12
  • Runs Batted In
    B. Harper WAS 41
    G. Stanton MIA 40
    P. Goldschmidt ARI 38
    K. Morales KC 37
    J. Upton SD 35
  • Earned Run Average
    A. Burnett PIT 1.37
    Z. Greinke LAD 1.48
    S. Miller ATL 1.50
    M. Scherzer WAS 1.67
    D. Keuchel HOU 1.67
  • Wins
    F. Hernandez SEA 7
    M. Wacha STL 7
    B. Colon NYM 6
    J. Shields SD 6
    (2) Players 6
  • Saves
    G. Perkins MIN 16
    H. Street LAA 14
    D. Storen WAS 14
    J. Grilli ATL 13
    (5) Players 13
  • Saturday, May 23
    Texas 15, NY Yankees 4, F Seattle 3, Toronto 2, F Pittsburgh 8, NY Mets 2, F
    Philadelphia 8, Washington 1, F Houston 3, Detroit 2, F Atlanta 3, Milwaukee 2, F
    Minnesota 4, Chicago White Sox 3, F Cleveland 2, Cincinnati 1, F San Francisco 10, Colorado 8, F
    Oakland 5, Tampa Bay 0, F Boston 8, LA Angels 3, F Kansas City 3, St. Louis 2, F
    Miami 1, Baltimore 0, F Colorado 5, San Francisco 3, F Chicago Cubs 9, Arizona 6, F
    LA Dodgers 2, San Diego 0, F
  • Sunday, May 24
    Toronto 8, Seattle 2, F Houston 10, Detroit 8, F Cleveland 5, Cincinnati 2, F
    Miami 5, Baltimore 2, F Oakland 7, Tampa Bay 2, F Atlanta 2, Milwaukee 1, F
    Boston 6, LA Angels 1, F Pittsburgh 9, NY Mets 1, F Washington 4, Philadelphia 1, F
    Minnesota 8, Chicago White Sox 1, F St. Louis 6, Kansas City 1, F Arizona 4, Chicago Cubs 3, F
    Colorado 11, San Francisco 2, F San Diego 11, LA Dodgers 3, F Texas 5, NY Yankees 2, F
  • Today, May 25
    NY Yankees 11, Kansas City 0, Bottom 4th Colorado 4, Cincinnati 3, Top 5th Philadelphia 3, NY Mets 3, Bottom 5th
    Baltimore 2, Houston 1, Top 4th Milwaukee 1, San Francisco 0, Bottom 1st Minnesota 1, Boston 0, Top 2nd
    Washington 1, Chicago Cubs 0, Bottom 1st Detroit @ Oakland Texas @ Cleveland
    Arizona @ St. Louis Miami @ Pittsburgh Chicago White Sox @ Toronto
    Seattle @ Tampa Bay Atlanta @ LA Dodgers San Diego @ LA Angels
  • Tuesday, May 26
    Houston @ Baltimore Washington @ Chicago Cubs Kansas City @ NY Yankees
    Miami @ Pittsburgh Chicago White Sox @ Toronto Colorado @ Cincinnati
    Texas @ Cleveland Philadelphia @ NY Mets Seattle @ Tampa Bay
    San Francisco @ Milwaukee Boston @ Minnesota Arizona @ St. Louis
    San Diego @ LA Angels Detroit @ Oakland Atlanta @ LA Dodgers
  • Wednesday, May 27
    Texas @ Cleveland Colorado @ Cincinnati Miami @ Pittsburgh
    Chicago White Sox @ Toronto Kansas City @ NY Yankees Boston @ Minnesota
    Philadelphia @ NY Mets Seattle @ Tampa Bay San Francisco @ Milwaukee
    Detroit @ Oakland Houston @ Baltimore Washington @ Chicago Cubs
    Arizona @ St. Louis San Diego @ LA Angels Atlanta @ LA Dodgers
  • Thursday, May 28
    Chicago White Sox @ Baltimore Chicago White Sox @ Baltimore Boston @ Texas
    Detroit @ LA Angels NY Yankees @ Oakland Pittsburgh @ San Diego
    Cleveland @ Seattle Atlanta @ San Francisco
  • Friday, May 29
    Kansas City @ Chicago Cubs Tampa Bay @ Baltimore Colorado @ Philadelphia
    Washington @ Cincinnati Miami @ NY Mets Boston @ Texas
    Chicago White Sox @ Houston Arizona @ Milwaukee Toronto @ Minnesota
    LA Dodgers @ St. Louis Detroit @ LA Angels NY Yankees @ Oakland
    Pittsburgh @ San Diego Cleveland @ Seattle Atlanta @ San Francisco
  • Saturday, May 30
    Toronto @ Minnesota Colorado @ Philadelphia Tampa Bay @ Baltimore
    Washington @ Cincinnati Chicago White Sox @ Houston Arizona @ Milwaukee
    Miami @ NY Mets Kansas City @ Chicago Cubs LA Dodgers @ St. Louis
    Boston @ Texas Detroit @ LA Angels NY Yankees @ Oakland
    Atlanta @ San Francisco Pittsburgh @ San Diego Cleveland @ Seattle
Twins
May 24

Twins-Boston series preview

Here's a preview of the Twins' three-game series against the Red Sox:
Twins
May 24

Three postgame thoughts: Gibson, a new prediction and partying

The Twins are headed home following a 4-1 road trip to Pittsburgh and Chicago.
Twins
May 24

Twins-White Sox: Gibson and Quintana hook up again

The Twins can finish the road trip 4-1 with a win today over the White Sox.
Twins
May 24

Twins get best of White Sox ace Sale again, win 4-3

Torii Hunter and Eduardo Nunez hit solo home runs, Aaron Hicks made a spectacular catch and Trevor May pulverized the strike zone throughout the afternoon.
Twins
May 24

MLB Insider: All of baseball's stats converge in St. Paul

To millions of fans, loving baseball means loving the numbers it generates, and that thirst for mathematical exploration has exploded in the Internet era, even among players themselves.
Twins
May 23

Saturday's Twins-White Sox recap

A glance at Saturday's game.
Twins
May 23
Justin Morneau

Twins notes: Morneau hears from Mauer after concussion

The Twins first baseman has been hot, but Paul Molitor opted to give him a day off nonetheless.
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May 23

Hicks misses big catch in second inning, makes big one in the eighth

It's the second straight game Hicks has made a highlight reel worthy play
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May 23

Trevor May mixes pitches for results

Righthander pitched seven innings on Saturday in win over Chicago
Twins
May 23

Mauer not in starting lineup as Twins face White Sox ace

Mauer is available to pinch hit and will be in lineup on Sunday, but is getting a day off today.
Twins
May 23

Misplay ruins Hughes' day in loss to White Sox

The Twins jumped out to a 2-0 lead Friday night but allowed a run late as the White Sox took the first game of the weekend series 3-2.
Twins
May 23
Minnesota Twins players celebrate their 8-7 win over the Oakland Athle...

Are the Twins as good as their (unexpectedly good) record?

The question of the moment for Twins fans is whether their team is really as good as its record through the first quarter of the season.
Twins
May 23

Friday's Twins-White Sox game recap

A look back at Friday night's game in Chicago.
Twins
May 23

Twins notes: Meyer sent to bullpen at Class AAA Rochester

Alex Meyer has been dropped to the bullpen at Class AAA Rochester, where the Twins hope he will make the adjustments necessary to get back in the rotation.
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May 22

Hughes' mistakes prove costly in loss

Phil Hughes pitched seven solid innings Friday but his night could've been better.
Bottom 1st R H E
Boston 21-23 0 2 0
Minnesota 25-18 0 0 0

MLB Scoreboard

  • Kansas City

    NY Yankees

     

    - Top 8th

    1

    14

  • Colorado

    Cincinnati

     

    - Top 9th

    5

    4

  • Philadelphia

    NY Mets

     

    - Bot 8th

    3

    6

  • Houston

    Baltimore

     

    - Top 9th

    3

    4

  • San Francisco

    Milwaukee

     

    - Top 6th

    1

    4

  • Boston

    Minnesota

     

    - Bot 5th

    2

    7

  • Washington

    Chicago Cubs

     

    - Top 6th

    1

    1

  • Detroit

    Oakland

    3:05 PM

  • Texas

    Cleveland

    3:10 PM

  • Arizona

    St. Louis

    3:15 PM

  • Miami

    Pittsburgh

    6:05 PM

  • Chicago White Sox

    Toronto

    6:07 PM

  • Seattle

    Tampa Bay

    6:10 PM

  • Atlanta

    LA Dodgers

    7:10 PM

  • San Diego

    LA Angels

    8:05 PM

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