Kepler, Sano have big hits while Mejia shuts down Red Sox in 4-1 win

Kepler, Sano have big hits while Mejia shuts down Red Sox in 4-1 win

Miguel Sano and Max Kepler busted their slumps, combining for all four RBI. Afterward, Sano declined to address a social media report that he's been invited to participate in the All-Star Game's home run derby.

Hughes to 'roll with the punches' in Twins bullpen for now

June 28
Hughes to 'roll with the punches' in Twins bullpen for now
The Twins activated Phil Hughes early, and plan to pitch him out of the bullpen for the rest of the 2017 season.

Postgame: Mejia annoys Molitor by forgetting to cover first base

June 28
Postgame: Mejia annoys Molitor by forgetting to cover first base
Paul Molitor was happy with Adalberto Mejia's pitching. His defense, or perhaps his attention span, was another matter.
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Twins prospect Nick Gordon chosen for All-Star Futures Game

Young shortstop ranks among top players in the Class AA Southern League.
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Mejia, Gibson have given Twins a chance since returning from minors

Adalberto Mejia and Kyle Gibson stand out as two important pieces of duct tape that has so far held together this surprising Twins season.
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Mejia: Not sure of reason for road success

Twins lefthander Adalberto Mejia says through interpreter Carlos Font that he's happy he's been so effective on the road -- his ERA is 2.31 this year, compared to 6.11 in Target Field -- but he can't really explain the discrepancy.
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June 28

Hughes: Injury is 'something I have to manage'

Twins righthander Phil Hughes says he isn't sure if his "dead arm" symptoms are gone for good, but it's just something he'll try to manage as a reliever.
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June 28

Wednesday's Twins-Boston game recap

A look back at Wednesday's game.
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  • AL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 41 36 .532 0 17-21 24-15 5-5
    Minnesota 40 36 .526 0.5 16-25 24-11 6-4
    Kansas City 38 38 .500 2.5 21-18 17-20 6-4
    Detroit 34 43 .442 7 19-17 15-26 2-8
    Chicago White Sox 33 44 .429 8 16-17 17-27 2-8
  • AL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    NY Yankees 42 34 .553 0 24-13 18-21 4-6
    Boston 43 35 .551 0 24-14 19-21 5-5
    Tampa Bay 41 39 .513 3 24-18 17-21 6-4
    Baltimore 38 39 .494 4.5 24-14 14-25 5-5
    Toronto 37 40 .481 5.5 20-18 17-22 5-5
  • AL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    Houston 53 26 .671 0 24-17 29-9 7-3
    LA Angels 42 40 .512 12.5 22-16 20-24 6-4
    Texas 39 39 .500 13.5 22-17 17-22 5-5
    Seattle 39 41 .488 14.5 25-17 14-24 6-4
    Oakland 35 43 .449 17.5 22-17 13-26 5-5
  • NL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Milwaukee 41 39 .513 0 21-22 20-17 4-6
    Chicago Cubs 39 39 .500 1 22-16 17-23 5-5
    St. Louis 36 41 .468 3.5 20-20 16-21 5-5
    Pittsburgh 36 42 .462 4 20-19 16-23 5-5
    Cincinnati 33 44 .429 6.5 21-18 12-26 4-6
  • NL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Washington 47 31 .603 0 22-16 25-15 5-5
    Atlanta 37 40 .481 9.5 20-20 17-20 7-3
    Miami 35 41 .461 11 21-20 14-21 5-5
    NY Mets 35 42 .455 11.5 17-23 18-19 5-5
    Philadelphia 26 51 .338 20.5 14-20 12-31 4-6
  • NL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    LA Dodgers 52 28 .650 0 33-11 19-17 8-2
    Arizona 50 29 .633 1.5 30-11 20-18 7-3
    Colorado 47 34 .580 5.5 22-15 25-19 2-8
    San Diego 32 46 .410 19 20-20 12-26 5-5
    San Francisco 30 51 .370 22.5 17-21 13-30 4-6
  • Batting Average
    C. Dickerson TB .333
    A. Judge NYY .333
    J. Altuve HOU .328
    J. Ramirez CLE .322
    A. Garcia CWS .318
  • Home Runs
    A. Judge NYY 27
    G. Springer HOU 24
    L. Morrison TB 22
    K. Davis OAK 21
    J. Smoak TOR 21
  • Runs Batted In
    A. Judge NYY 62
    N. Cruz SEA 59
    L. Morrison TB 54
    K. Davis OAK 54
    M. Sano MIN 53
  • Earned Run Average
    J. Vargas KC 2.29
    L. McCullers Jr. HOU 2.53
    C. Sale BOS 2.77
    E. Santana MIN 2.80
    Y. Darvish TEX 3.11
  • Wins
    J. Vargas KC 11
    E. Santana MIN 10
    C. Sale BOS 10
    D. Keuchel HOU 9
    (3) Players 8
  • Saves
    B. Kintzler MIN 21
    C. Kimbrel BOS 21
    A. Colome TB 20
    R. Osuna TOR 19
    (2) Players 18
  • Batting Average
    B. Posey SF .344
    D. Murphy WAS .339
    R. Zimmerman WAS .338
    P. Goldschmidt ARI .323
    D. Peralta ARI .321
  • Home Runs
    C. Bellinger LAD 24
    J. Votto CIN 21
    J. Bruce NYM 20
    G. Stanton MIA 20
    (3) Players 20
  • Runs Batted In
    P. Goldschmidt ARI 65
    J. Lamb ARI 62
    R. Zimmerman WAS 61
    N. Arenado COL 61
    M. Reynolds COL 60
  • Earned Run Average
    M. Scherzer WAS 2.06
    C. Kershaw LAD 2.47
    G. Gonzalez WAS 2.87
    R. Ray ARI 2.87
    C. Martinez STL 2.88
  • Wins
    C. Kershaw LAD 11
    Z. Greinke ARI 9
    M. Scherzer WAS 9
    S. Strasburg WAS 9
    A. Senzatela COL 9
  • Saves
    G. Holland COL 25
    F. Rodney ARI 20
    K. Jansen LAD 17
    J. Johnson ATL 16
    S. Oh STL 16
  • Tuesday, June 27
    Tampa Bay 4, Pittsburgh 2, F Washington 6, Chicago Cubs 1, F Baltimore 3, Toronto 1, F
    Boston 9, Minnesota 2, F Cincinnati 8, Milwaukee 6, F Texas 2, Cleveland 1, F
    Detroit 5, Kansas City 3, F Miami 6, NY Mets 3, F Chicago White Sox 4, NY Yankees 3, F
    Oakland 6, Houston 4, F Arizona 6, St. Louis 5, F LA Dodgers 4, LA Angels 0, F
    Atlanta 3, San Diego 0, F Philadelphia 8, Seattle 2, F San Francisco 4, Colorado 3, F
  • Wednesday, June 28
    Philadelphia 5, Seattle 4, F San Francisco 5, Colorado 3, F Pittsburgh 6, Tampa Bay 2, F
    Washington 8, Chicago Cubs 4, F Toronto 4, Baltimore 0, F Minnesota 4, Boston 1, F
    Cincinnati 4, Milwaukee 3, F Cleveland 5, Texas 3, F Kansas City 8, Detroit 2, F
    NY Mets 8, Miami 0, F NY Yankees 12, Chicago White Sox 3, F Houston 11, Oakland 8, F
    St. Louis 4, Arizona 3, F LA Angels 3, LA Dodgers 2, F San Diego 7, Atlanta 4, F
  • Today, June 29
    Texas @ Cleveland Kansas City @ Detroit Oakland @ Houston
    St. Louis @ Arizona Chicago Cubs @ Washington Tampa Bay @ Pittsburgh
    Baltimore @ Toronto Minnesota @ Boston Milwaukee @ Cincinnati
    NY Mets @ Miami NY Yankees @ Chicago White Sox Atlanta @ San Diego
    LA Dodgers @ LA Angels
  • Friday, June 30
    Tampa Bay @ Baltimore San Francisco @ Pittsburgh Boston @ Toronto
    Chicago Cubs @ Cincinnati Cleveland @ Detroit Philadelphia @ NY Mets
    Texas @ Chicago White Sox NY Yankees @ Houston Miami @ Milwaukee
    Minnesota @ Kansas City Washington @ St. Louis Colorado @ Arizona
    Atlanta @ Oakland Seattle @ LA Angels LA Dodgers @ San Diego
  • Saturday, July 1
    Boston @ Toronto Cleveland @ Detroit Texas @ Chicago White Sox
    Minnesota @ Kansas City Tampa Bay @ Baltimore Atlanta @ Oakland
    San Francisco @ Pittsburgh Chicago Cubs @ Cincinnati Miami @ Milwaukee
    Philadelphia @ NY Mets Cleveland @ Detroit NY Yankees @ Houston
    Washington @ St. Louis Minnesota @ Kansas City Seattle @ LA Angels
    Colorado @ Arizona LA Dodgers @ San Diego
  • Sunday, July 2
    Boston @ Toronto Chicago Cubs @ Cincinnati Cleveland @ Detroit
    Philadelphia @ NY Mets Tampa Bay @ Baltimore San Francisco @ Pittsburgh
    Texas @ Chicago White Sox NY Yankees @ Houston Miami @ Milwaukee
    Minnesota @ Kansas City Seattle @ LA Angels Atlanta @ Oakland
    Colorado @ Arizona LA Dodgers @ San Diego Washington @ St. Louis
  • Monday, July 3
    Baltimore @ Milwaukee NY Mets @ Washington Toronto @ NY Yankees
    Pittsburgh @ Philadelphia Miami @ St. Louis Boston @ Texas
    Cincinnati @ Colorado LA Angels @ Minnesota Chicago White Sox @ Oakland
    Kansas City @ Seattle
  • Tuesday, July 4
    NY Mets @ Washington Toronto @ NY Yankees San Francisco @ Detroit
    LA Angels @ Minnesota Miami @ St. Louis Tampa Bay @ Chicago Cubs
    Chicago White Sox @ Oakland Pittsburgh @ Philadelphia Baltimore @ Milwaukee
    Kansas City @ Seattle San Diego @ Cleveland Houston @ Atlanta
    Boston @ Texas Cincinnati @ Colorado Arizona @ LA Dodgers
Twins
June 28

Twins activate Hughes for bullpen, put Breslow on DL with rib soreness

Veteran righthander Phil Hughes hasn't been a full-time reliever since 2009 but the Twins on Wednesday activated him from the DL for use out of the bullpen in Boston.
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June 28

Night of rain, hits and errors results in Red Sox crushing Twins

An astonishing 17 of the first 31 Boston batters reached base, two of them via error but two of them via long home runs that left little doubt about the game's outcome.
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June 28

Rosario passes Fenway Park Green Monster test

The Green Monster is always a big consideration when teams visit Boston, and it's still relatively new to Eddie Rosario.
Twins
June 28

Hardly a shocker: Twins consider another round of pitching moves

Plenty went wrong for Minnesota on a rainy Tuesday night in Boston.
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June 27

Tuesday's Twins-Boston game recap

A look back at Tuesday's game.
Twins
June 27

After rain delay, Molitor will keep a close eye on Santiago vs. Red Sox

Hector Santiago, who pitched three shutout innings for Class AAA Rochester in a rehab start six days ago, is trying to turn his season around. He'll pitch tonight at Fenway Park after the rain clears.
Twins
June 27

Sale is too much for Twins and Berrios in 4-1 Red Sox victory

The Twins scored one run, squandered another terrific start by Jose Berrios and fell out of first place after Monday's 4-1 loss to the Red Sox.
Twins
June 27

Baseball's All-Star Game is in two weeks. Which Twins will go?

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June 27
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The fastest runner in baseball? The fastest Twins? Take this quick quiz

Baseball's web site has a massive database on, among other things, the fastest baserunners in the game. Find out who's No. 1 -- and then take our Twins' speed quiz.
Polls
June 27

Poll: What are the Twins chances of making the playoffs?

Twins
June 27

Top draft pick Lewis homers in first pro at-bat; adds four RBI in second game

In the first inning of his first minor-league game, first overall MLB draft choice Royce Lewis hit his first home run for the Gulf Coast League Twins.
Twins
June 27

Twins' Hughes to try two-inning stint at Class AAA ball

Assuming that goes well, the righthander should be back in a Twins uniform — and ready to assume a new role as a reliever — by the weekend.
Twins
June 26

Berrios: Too much of the middle in first inning

Twins rookie Jose Berrios says he was leaving his pitches in the middle of the plate early in Monday's start against the Red Sox, and paid the price with a two-run first inning.
Twins
June 26

Boston 4, Twins 1

Chris Sale outdueled Jose Berrios as the Red Sox defeated the Twins 4-1 at Fenway Park on Monday.
6:10 PM (FSN, ESPN)
Minnesota 40-36
Boston 43-35