Gibson's start in Kansas City could hold key to future in Twins rotation

Gibson's start in Kansas City could hold key to future in Twins rotation

Kyle Gibson might need a solid outing against the offensively challenged Royals on Friday to ensure his future in the rotation, team personnel have indicated.

Update: Twins recall Boshers; Chargois goes on DL in Rochester

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Update: Twins recall Boshers; Chargois goes on DL in Rochester
The team has nine relievers as it enters a series against the lowest-scoring team in the major leagues.

Sano, Buxton flourish in Texas; Santiago leaves Twins to grieve

April 27
Sano, Buxton flourish in Texas; Santiago leaves Twins to grieve
The Rangers waxed the Twins, who have today off before starting a series in Kansas City.
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Sorry start: Kyle Gibson's 2017 game-by-game performance

Twins
April 27

Twins-Kansas City series preview

The Twins head to KC, where the feeble-hitting Royals have lost seven in a row.
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Twins
April 27

Twins' sweep dream unravels as bullpen caves in against Texas

Looking for their first three-game road sweep over the Rangers in decades, the Twins give away early 2-0 lead in a big way.
Twins
April 27

Santiago's bereavement leave from Twins creates bullpen option

Hector Santiago will be away from the Twins after his grandmother passed away. Buddy Boshers is a fresh arm option.
Twins
April 27

Santiago remembers his grandmother during game

The Twins lefthander lasted just five innings on Wednesday in a loss to Texas

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  • AL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 12 9 .571 0 4-5 8-4 7-3
    Chicago White Sox 11 9 .550 0.5 6-5 5-4 6-4
    Detroit 11 10 .524 1 6-4 5-6 4-6
    Minnesota 10 11 .476 2 5-7 5-4 3-7
    Kansas City 7 14 .333 5 5-3 2-11 2-8
  • AL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Baltimore 14 6 .700 0 8-3 6-3 7-3
    NY Yankees 13 7 .650 1 8-1 5-6 7-3
    Boston 11 10 .524 3.5 7-4 4-6 5-5
    Tampa Bay 11 12 .478 4.5 9-4 2-8 5-5
    Toronto 6 16 .273 9 2-7 4-9 4-6
  • AL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    Houston 14 8 .636 0 7-4 7-4 6-4
    LA Angels 12 12 .500 3 9-4 3-8 6-4
    Oakland 10 12 .455 4 7-6 3-6 5-5
    Texas 10 12 .455 4 7-6 3-6 6-4
    Seattle 10 13 .435 4.5 6-3 4-10 5-5
  • NL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Chicago Cubs 12 9 .571 0 4-5 8-4 6-4
    Milwaukee 12 11 .522 1 6-8 6-3 5-5
    St. Louis 11 11 .500 1.5 7-5 4-6 8-2
    Cincinnati 10 12 .455 2.5 5-8 5-4 2-8
    Pittsburgh 9 12 .429 3 6-6 3-6 4-6
  • NL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Washington 16 6 .727 0 6-3 10-3 9-1
    Philadelphia 11 9 .550 4 7-4 4-5 8-2
    Miami 10 10 .500 5 4-2 6-8 5-5
    Atlanta 8 12 .400 7 4-3 4-9 4-6
    NY Mets 8 13 .381 7.5 4-10 4-3 1-9
  • NL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    Arizona 15 9 .625 0 11-3 4-6 6-4
    Colorado 14 9 .609 0.5 7-6 7-3 6-4
    LA Dodgers 11 12 .478 3.5 6-4 5-8 4-6
    San Diego 9 15 .375 6 5-4 4-11 4-6
    San Francisco 8 15 .348 6.5 5-6 3-9 3-7
  • Batting Average
    A. Garcia CWS .373
    S. Castro NYY .346
    J. Ramirez CLE .342
    M. Haniger SEA .338
    M. Trout LAA .337
  • Home Runs
    K. Davis OAK 7
    M. Moustakas KC 7
    G. Springer HOU 7
    A. Judge NYY 7
    J. Gallo TEX 7
  • Runs Batted In
    N. Cruz SEA 19
    A. Pujols LAA 18
    J. Ramirez CLE 18
    S. Souza Jr. TB 17
    (2) Players 17
  • Earned Run Average
    E. Santana MIN 0.77
    C. Sale BOS 1.19
    D. Keuchel HOU 1.22
    J. Paxton SEA 1.39
    J. Vargas KC 1.40
  • Wins
    E. Santana MIN 4
    D. Keuchel HOU 4
    P. Hughes MIN 3
    J. Vargas KC 3
    (7) Players 3
  • Saves
    C. Kimbrel BOS 7
    F. Rodriguez DET 6
    B. Kintzler MIN 5
    Z. Britton BAL 5
    (5) Players 5
  • Batting Average
    B. Harper WAS .418
    Z. Cozart CIN .393
    R. Zimmerman WAS .387
    F. Freeman ATL .380
    E. Thames MIL .370
  • Home Runs
    E. Thames MIL 11
    R. Zimmerman WAS 8
    B. Harper WAS 8
    J. Votto CIN 7
    (7) Players 7
  • Runs Batted In
    D. Murphy WAS 25
    B. Harper WAS 25
    C. Blackmon COL 23
    R. Zimmerman WAS 21
    M. Ozuna MIA 21
  • Earned Run Average
    C. Anderson MIL 1.13
    M. Leake STL 1.32
    G. Gonzalez WAS 1.62
    N. Syndergaard NYM 1.73
    J. Hellickson PHI 1.80
  • Wins
    J. Hellickson PHI 4
    W. Peralta MIL 4
    C. Kershaw LAD 4
    B. McCarthy LAD 3
    (9) Players 3
  • Saves
    G. Holland COL 9
    T. Watson PIT 7
    F. Rodney ARI 6
    W. Davis CHC 5
    (3) Players 5
  • Wednesday, April 26
    Milwaukee 9, Cincinnati 4, F Chicago White Sox 5, Kansas City 2, F Cleveland 7, Houston 6, F
    Baltimore 5, Tampa Bay 4, F Philadelphia 7, Miami 4, F Pittsburgh 6, Chicago Cubs 5, F
    NY Yankees 3, Boston 1, F Seattle 8, Detroit 0, F Atlanta 8, NY Mets 2, F
    Texas 14, Minnesota 3, F Toronto @ St. Louis Washington 11, Colorado 4, F
    San Diego 8, Arizona 5, F LA Angels 8, Oakland 5, F San Francisco 4, LA Dodgers 3, F
  • Thursday, April 27
    Philadelphia 3, Miami 2, F Seattle 2, Detroit 1, F Atlanta 7, NY Mets 5, F
    St. Louis 8, Toronto 4, F Washington 16, Colorado 5, F LA Dodgers 5, San Francisco 1, F
    Cleveland 4, Houston 3, F NY Yankees 3, Boston 0, F St. Louis 6, Toronto 4, F
    Arizona 6, San Diego 2, F LA Angels 2, Oakland 1, F
  • Today, April 28
    Baltimore @ NY Yankees NY Mets @ Washington Tampa Bay @ Toronto
    Chicago Cubs @ Boston Seattle @ Cleveland Chicago White Sox @ Detroit
    Pittsburgh @ Miami LA Angels @ Texas Oakland @ Houston
    Atlanta @ Milwaukee Minnesota @ Kansas City Cincinnati @ St. Louis
    Colorado @ Arizona Philadelphia @ LA Dodgers San Diego @ San Francisco
  • Saturday, April 29
    Baltimore @ NY Yankees NY Mets @ Washington Tampa Bay @ Toronto
    Chicago White Sox @ Detroit Cincinnati @ St. Louis Chicago Cubs @ Boston
    Seattle @ Cleveland Oakland @ Houston Pittsburgh @ Miami
    Atlanta @ Milwaukee Minnesota @ Kansas City LA Angels @ Texas
    Colorado @ Arizona San Diego @ San Francisco Philadelphia @ LA Dodgers
  • Sunday, April 30
    Baltimore @ NY Yankees Tampa Bay @ Toronto Seattle @ Cleveland
    Chicago White Sox @ Detroit Pittsburgh @ Miami NY Mets @ Washington
    Oakland @ Houston Atlanta @ Milwaukee Minnesota @ Kansas City
    Cincinnati @ St. Louis LA Angels @ Texas San Diego @ San Francisco
    Colorado @ Arizona Philadelphia @ LA Dodgers Chicago Cubs @ Boston
  • Monday, May 1
    Toronto @ NY Yankees Baltimore @ Boston Pittsburgh @ Cincinnati
    Cleveland @ Detroit Tampa Bay @ Miami NY Mets @ Atlanta
    Philadelphia @ Chicago Cubs Texas @ Houston Chicago White Sox @ Kansas City
    Milwaukee @ St. Louis San Francisco @ LA Dodgers
  • Tuesday, May 2
    Toronto @ NY Yankees Arizona @ Washington Baltimore @ Boston
    Pittsburgh @ Cincinnati Cleveland @ Detroit Tampa Bay @ Miami
    NY Mets @ Atlanta Philadelphia @ Chicago Cubs Texas @ Houston
    Oakland @ Minnesota Chicago White Sox @ Kansas City Milwaukee @ St. Louis
    San Francisco @ LA Dodgers Colorado @ San Diego LA Angels @ Seattle
  • Wednesday, May 3
    Toronto @ NY Yankees Arizona @ Washington Baltimore @ Boston
    Pittsburgh @ Cincinnati Cleveland @ Detroit Miami @ Tampa Bay
    NY Mets @ Atlanta Philadelphia @ Chicago Cubs Texas @ Houston
    Oakland @ Minnesota Chicago White Sox @ Kansas City Milwaukee @ St. Louis
    San Francisco @ LA Dodgers Colorado @ San Diego LA Angels @ Seattle
Twins minor-league report: Game updates, stats and more
In the minors Twins minor-league report: Game updates, stats and more
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Here's where you can get daily box scores for the Twins' minor league teams, player statistics and links to all of the squads from Triple-A to the rookie league
Twins
April 26

Twins-Texas game recap

A look back at Wednesday night's game.
Twins
April 26

Santiago shares memories of late grandmother before pitching for Twins

Twins lefthander Hector Santiago lost his grandmother on Tuesday but wanted to pitch tonight. Minnesota is going for a three-game sweep over the Rangers.
Twins
April 26

Metrodome, Twins deflated in bizarre night 31 years ago

A severe thunderstorm with high winds on April 26, 1986, ripped off a panel on the Metrodome roof and eventually spoiled the Twins night.
Twins
April 26

Souhan: Two in a row of the right kind of Twins win

The last two nights in Texas have provided a pleasant respite. Not just because the Twins won. But because they won by playing sharp baseball.
Twins
April 26

After walks, Twins mash their way to 8-1 victory over Rangers

A seven-run fifth inning, including a Miguel Sano home run and three straight doubles, produced a win over the Rangers.
Twins
April 26

Twins going for first three-game sweep in Texas since 1976

The Twins have a chance to sweep the Rangers here in a three game series for the first time since Rod Carew and Roy Smalley were in the Minnesota lineup.
Twins
April 26

Twins reliever O'Rourke will have season-ending elbow surgery

Lefthanded reliever Ryan O'Rourke was diagnosed with a partially torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left elbow. He'll be out until early next season.
Twins
April 26

Santana has an easy trip, improves to 4-0

The righthander went seven innings on Tuesday and remains the league leader in ERA
Twins
April 26

Sano homers but likes to play defense too

The Twins third baseman flashed the glove and his twinkle toes on Tuesday, making three strong defense plays
Twins
April 25

Twins starter Santiago to pitch with heavy heart on Wednesday

Hector Santiago left a heartfelt message on Instagram late Tuesday night dedicated to his grandmother.
Twins
April 25

Twins-Texas game recap

A look back at Tuesday night's game.
Twins
April 25

Reliever O'Rourke has torn elbow ligament, needs Tommy John surgery

The Twins lefthander sought a second opinion on elbow after discomfort persisted when he attempted to start a throwing program
Twins
April 25

Twins' potential top pick touted as 'Baseball's LeBron or the new Babe'

If 17-year-old Hunter Greene really is that good, then the Twins should have their No. 1 pick in for the June 12 MLB draft already decided.
Twins
April 25

Inside the numbers: How walks are saving the Twins this year

Stymied on offense through four innings Monday night, the Twins once again returned to a lesson that has served them well this young season: Before they can get a run, they must walk.
Twins
April 25

Buxton gets special batting practice session with Torii Hunter

Torii Hunter, wearing a suit, stepped into the batting cageSunday and offered Byron Buxton some advice that might change the direction of a disappointing start to the season.
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