Five-run seventh sends Twins to wild victory over Red Sox

Five-run seventh sends Twins to wild victory over Red Sox

In a franchise-record 4 hours, 11 minute game the Twins banged out 19 hits and got a big pick-me-up from a replay challenge.

Younger breed of techies replacing baseball lifers in GM roles

July 23
Younger breed of techies replacing baseball lifers in GM roles
Most general managers, and especially those appointed in the past five years, don't have much in common with the likes of Terry Ryan, who was fired by the Twins last week.

Reusse: Carew bringing lots of heart to Hall of Fame this weekend

July 23
Reusse: Carew bringing lots of heart to Hall of Fame this weekend
Ten months after he seemed lost to a heart attack, Twins hitting great Rod Carew will be at the baseball Hall of Fame this weekend to welcome in its new members.
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12:07am

Souhan: Being a hometown guy not an asset for interim GM Antony

Minnesotans don't actually want Minnesotans involved with their sports teams. They want Minnesotans involved with their sports teams who make them feel good.
Twins
12:07am

Postgame: Stitches for Suzuki but no concussion

The Twins pulled off an 11-9 victory over the Red Sox on Saturday that will go down as one of the more exciting wins of the year. Catcher Kurt Suzukik is OK after taking a ball off his chin.
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Twins
12:06am

Twins interim GM Antony working the phones

Rob Antony is looking to make his mark before the Aug. 1 nonwaiver trade deadline hits.
Twins
12:05am

Sano not frustrated by mistakes, helps Twins rally

The slugger made two poor defensive plays but also hit a home run
Twins
July 23

Saturday's Twins-Boston game recap

A look back at Saturday night's game.

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  • AL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 56 40 .583 0 26-16 30-24 4-6
    Detroit 51 46 .526 5.5 26-19 25-27 6-4
    Kansas City 48 48 .500 8 31-16 17-32 4-6
    Chicago White Sox 46 50 .479 10 24-24 22-26 2-8
    Minnesota 37 60 .381 19.5 20-29 17-31 6-4
  • AL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Baltimore 56 40 .583 0 35-14 21-26 6-4
    Boston 54 41 .568 1.5 33-22 21-19 7-3
    Toronto 54 44 .551 3 27-22 27-22 5-5
    NY Yankees 49 48 .505 7.5 28-22 21-26 6-4
    Tampa Bay 38 59 .392 18.5 19-30 19-29 4-6
  • AL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    Texas 56 42 .571 0 29-15 27-27 2-8
    Houston 53 44 .546 2.5 30-19 23-25 6-4
    Seattle 50 47 .515 5.5 25-23 25-24 6-4
    Oakland 44 54 .449 12 23-29 21-25 6-4
    LA Angels 43 54 .443 12.5 22-26 21-28 6-4
  • NL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Chicago Cubs 58 38 .604 0 30-16 28-22 6-4
    St. Louis 52 45 .536 6.5 25-29 27-16 7-3
    Pittsburgh 50 47 .515 8.5 27-22 23-25 5-5
    Milwaukee 41 54 .432 16.5 24-23 17-31 3-7
    Cincinnati 38 59 .392 20.5 24-27 14-32 6-4
  • NL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Washington 58 40 .592 0 31-19 27-21 6-4
    Miami 53 44 .546 4.5 25-20 28-24 7-3
    NY Mets 51 45 .531 6 26-20 25-25 4-6
    Philadelphia 45 54 .455 13.5 23-28 22-26 4-6
    Atlanta 33 65 .337 25 14-36 19-29 3-7
  • NL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    San Francisco 58 39 .598 0 29-17 29-22 4-6
    LA Dodgers 55 44 .556 4 30-18 25-26 6-4
    Colorado 46 51 .474 12 24-24 22-27 6-4
    San Diego 42 56 .429 16.5 23-25 19-31 4-6
    Arizona 40 57 .412 18 17-35 23-22 2-8
  • Batting Average
    T. Milone MIN 1.000
    K. Vargas MIN .318
    E. Nunez MIN .302
    K. Suzuki MIN .288
    R. Grossman MIN .275
  • Home Runs
    B. Dozier MIN 17
    M. Sano MIN 15
    E. Nunez MIN 12
    B. Park MIN 12
    M. Kepler MIN 10
  • Runs Batted In
    B. Dozier MIN 51
    E. Nunez MIN 46
    M. Sano MIN 38
    M. Kepler MIN 36
    K. Suzuki MIN 33
  • Earned Run Average
    B. Kintzler MIN 2.05
    F. Abad MIN 2.61
    T. Rogers MIN 2.76
    B. Boshers MIN 2.81
    M. Tonkin MIN 3.83
  • Wins
    T. Duffey MIN 5
    R. Nolasco MIN 4
    R. Pressly MIN 4
    E. Santana MIN 3
    (3) Players 3
  • Strikeouts
    R. Nolasco MIN 87
    E. Santana MIN 75
    T. Duffey MIN 70
    M. Tonkin MIN 58
    K. Gibson MIN 51
  • Batting Average
    J. Altuve HOU .357
    D. Ortiz BOS .332
    X. Bogaerts BOS .329
    Y. Escobar LAA .318
    I. Desmond TEX .314
  • Home Runs
    M. Trumbo BAL 30
    T. Frazier CWS 28
    E. Encarnacion TOR 26
    N. Cruz SEA 25
    (2) Players 24
  • Runs Batted In
    E. Encarnacion TOR 86
    D. Ortiz BOS 81
    M. Trumbo BAL 73
    A. Pujols LAA 72
    J. Donaldson TOR 70
  • Earned Run Average
    S. Wright BOS 2.67
    D. Salazar CLE 2.75
    C. Hamels TEX 2.87
    A. Sanchez TOR 2.87
    M. Estrada TOR 2.94
  • Wins
    C. Tillman BAL 14
    C. Sale CWS 14
    J. Happ TOR 12
    S. Wright BOS 12
    R. Porcello BOS 12
  • Saves
    Z. Britton BAL 32
    F. Rodriguez DET 27
    D. Robertson CWS 23
    S. Cishek SEA 23
    (2) Players 21
  • Batting Average
    D. Murphy WAS .349
    W. Ramos WAS .331
    C. Yelich MIA .326
    D. LeMahieu COL .324
    A. Diaz STL .318
  • Home Runs
    T. Story COL 26
    K. Bryant CHC 25
    A. Rizzo CHC 24
    N. Arenado COL 24
    A. Duvall CIN 23
  • Runs Batted In
    N. Arenado COL 73
    A. Rizzo CHC 72
    D. Murphy WAS 71
    J. Bruce CIN 69
    (2) Players 67
  • Earned Run Average
    C. Kershaw LAD 1.79
    M. Bumgarner SF 2.14
    K. Hendricks CHC 2.27
    N. Syndergaard NYM 2.43
    D. Pomeranz SD 2.47
  • Wins
    J. Cueto SF 13
    S. Strasburg WAS 13
    J. Arrieta CHC 12
    J. Fernandez MIA 12
    C. Kershaw LAD 11
  • Saves
    J. Familia NYM 34
    A. Ramos MIA 31
    M. Melancon PIT 29
    K. Jansen LAD 28
    J. Gomez PHI 26
  • Friday, July 22
    Baltimore 5, Cleveland 1, F NY Yankees 3, San Francisco 2, F Philadelphia 4, Pittsburgh 0, F
    San Diego 5, Washington 3, F Seattle 2, Toronto 1, F Minnesota 2, Boston 1, F
    Cincinnati 6, Arizona 2, F NY Mets 5, Miami 3, F Detroit 7, Chicago White Sox 5, F
    Houston 2, LA Angels 1, F Chicago Cubs 5, Milwaukee 2, F Kansas City 3, Texas 1, F
    St. Louis 4, LA Dodgers 3, F Colorado 4, Atlanta 3, F Oakland 1, Tampa Bay 0, F
  • Saturday, July 23
    Seattle 14, Toronto 5, F San Francisco 2, NY Yankees 1, F Pittsburgh 7, Philadelphia 4, F
    Baltimore 5, Cleveland 2, F Washington 3, San Diego 2, F Minnesota 11, Boston 9, F
    Cincinnati 6, Arizona 1, F Houston 7, LA Angels 2, F Miami 7, NY Mets 2, F
    Milwaukee 6, Chicago Cubs 1, F Texas 7, Kansas City 4, F LA Dodgers 7, St. Louis 2, F
    Colorado 8, Atlanta 4, F Oakland 4, Tampa Bay 3, F
  • Today, July 24
    Detroit 3, Chicago White Sox 3, San Francisco @ NY Yankees Seattle @ Toronto
    Arizona @ Cincinnati NY Mets @ Miami Cleveland @ Baltimore
    Minnesota @ Boston Philadelphia @ Pittsburgh San Diego @ Washington
    LA Angels @ Houston Chicago Cubs @ Milwaukee Texas @ Kansas City
    Detroit @ Chicago White Sox Tampa Bay @ Oakland Atlanta @ Colorado
    LA Dodgers @ St. Louis
  • Monday, July 25
    Colorado @ Baltimore San Diego @ Toronto Detroit @ Boston
    Philadelphia @ Miami St. Louis @ NY Mets Arizona @ Milwaukee
    Oakland @ Texas Chicago Cubs @ Chicago White Sox NY Yankees @ Houston
    LA Angels @ Kansas City Cincinnati @ San Francisco
  • Tuesday, July 26
    Colorado @ Baltimore Seattle @ Pittsburgh San Diego @ Toronto
    Detroit @ Boston Chicago Cubs @ Chicago White Sox Washington @ Cleveland
    Philadelphia @ Miami St. Louis @ NY Mets Oakland @ Texas
    NY Yankees @ Houston Arizona @ Milwaukee Atlanta @ Minnesota
    LA Angels @ Kansas City Tampa Bay @ LA Dodgers Cincinnati @ San Francisco
  • Wednesday, July 27
    Washington @ Cleveland Philadelphia @ Miami San Diego @ Toronto
    Detroit @ Boston Tampa Bay @ LA Dodgers Cincinnati @ San Francisco
    Colorado @ Baltimore Seattle @ Pittsburgh St. Louis @ NY Mets
    Chicago White Sox @ Chicago Cubs Oakland @ Texas NY Yankees @ Houston
    Arizona @ Milwaukee Atlanta @ Minnesota LA Angels @ Kansas City
  • Thursday, July 28
    Colorado @ NY Mets Arizona @ Milwaukee Philadelphia @ Atlanta
    St. Louis @ Miami Baltimore @ Minnesota Chicago White Sox @ Chicago Cubs
    Kansas City @ Texas Boston @ LA Angels Washington @ San Francisco
  • Friday, July 29
    Seattle @ Chicago Cubs Baltimore @ Toronto Oakland @ Cleveland
    Houston @ Detroit St. Louis @ Miami Colorado @ NY Mets
    NY Yankees @ Tampa Bay Philadelphia @ Atlanta Kansas City @ Texas
    Pittsburgh @ Milwaukee Chicago White Sox @ Minnesota Boston @ LA Angels
    Arizona @ LA Dodgers Washington @ San Francisco Cincinnati @ San Diego
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July 23

Clif Keane was Boston baseball writer you can't find in Hall of Fame

Clif's absence has been an oversight, because he was what all sports writers should aspire to (cynical and smart alecky).
Twins
July 23

Meet the 11 MLB GMs hired since 2015

Since the start of the 2015 season, 11 general managers have been hired around the majors, an unusually large number.
Twins
July 23
Minnesota Twins' Joe Mauer heads home after his solo home run during t...

Mauer avoids matchup with David Price as Twins face Red Sox

The four-game series is tied at 1-1 as the Twins send righthander Ricky Nolasco to the mound.
Twins
July 22

Limit on number of relievers? Molitor calls it 'a little funny'

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred reacted positively when a fan suggested reducing the number of relief pitchers used in an inning or game.
Twins
July 22

Friday's Twins-Boston game recap

A look back at Friday night's game.
Twins
July 22

Gibson's strong outing holds up as Twins top Boston 2-1

Behind Kyle Gibson's eight innings of two-hit baseball, the Twins shook off a blowout loss on Thursday by beating the Red Sox on Friday night.
Twins
July 22

Postgame: Kintzler doesn't wilt for Twins in the ninth

The Twins held off Boston on Friday to win 2-1. Kyle Gibson was excellent for eight innings, and Brandon Kintzler got out of a bases-loaded no out jam to get the save.
Twins
July 22

Gibson excellent against Red Sox on Friday

Gibson pitched eight strong innings to help the Twins shake off a bad outing
Twins
July 22
Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz gestures at the plate in...

Twins look to bounce back after being routed by Red Sox

Kyle Gibson is on the mound tonight as the Twins look to shake off their 13-2 bashing by Boston on Friday.
Twins
July 22

Ortiz tees off on Twins in 13-2 Red Sox victory

The David Ortiz farewell tour continued to be a success with his 527th career home run Thursday night. Big Papi went 3-for-5 with four RBI to add to his gaudy career numbers against his former team.
Twins
July 22
Minnesota Twins center fielder Byron Buxton (25) caught a pop fly by C...

Buxton's slump postpones his Fenway Park debut

Twins outfielder Byron Buxton practiced on fielding baseballs off the Green Monster, but putting those skills to work will have to wait.
Twins
July 21

Duffey run over by the Red Sox juggernaut

The Twins righthander failed to get out of the third inning on Thursday
Twins
July 21

Ortiz: Terry Ryan 'a good man'

David Ortiz expressed great surprise when asked for his thoughts about Terry Ryan being relieved of his duties as the Twins GM over the weekend.
Twins
July 21

Thursday's Twins-Boston game recap

A look back at Thursday's game.
Twins
July 21

Buxton gets a break as Twins face Boston knuckleballer Wright

The Twins on Thursday open a four-game series against a surging Red Sox team that poses a great offensive threat.
Final, 7/23 R H E
Minnesota 37-60 11 19 1
Boston 54-41 9 15 1