Dozier's bases-clearing double lifts Twins over Rangers

Dozier's bases-clearing double lifts Twins over Rangers

Brian Dozier looked for a changeup from Rangers lefthander Martin Perez in the fifth inning Monday night, and guessed right.

Sano suspended one game, but Twins will appeal

April 25
Sano suspended one game, but Twins will appeal
Major League Baseball on Monday suspended Twins third baseman Miguel Sano one game for his role in a benches-clearing incident on Saturday against Detroit. Sano also was fined.

Postgame: Hughes is 3-1, Sano is agile, Buxton takes better at-bats

April 24
Postgame: Hughes is 3-1, Sano is agile, Buxton takes better at-bats
The Twins beat Texas 3-2 on Monday in the first of three games at Globe Life Park behind Brian Dozier's three-run double in the fifth.
Twins
12:22pm

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.
Twins
9:25am

Twins 3, Texas 2

Brian Dozier's bases-clearing double in the fifth inning lifted the Twins over the Rangers in Arlington, Texas, on Monday.
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Twins
April 25

Monday's Twins-Texas game recap

Brian Dozier's bases-clearing double in the fifth inning drove in the only runs the Twins would need.
Twins
April 25

Dozier's double is key hit for Twins

The Twins opened their six-game road trip with a one-run victory over the Rangers.
Twins
April 25

Twins' Hughes keeps powerful lineup in check

Texas leads the American League in home runs, but Phil Hughes was effective for six innings Monday.

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  • AL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 10 8 .556 0 2-4 8-4 6-4
    Detroit 10 8 .556 0 5-2 5-6 4-6
    Chicago White Sox 9 9 .500 1 4-5 5-4 5-5
    Minnesota 9 10 .474 1.5 5-7 4-3 3-7
    Kansas City 7 12 .368 3.5 5-3 2-9 4-6
  • AL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Baltimore 13 5 .722 0 7-2 6-3 7-3
    NY Yankees 11 7 .611 2 8-1 3-6 7-3
    Boston 11 8 .579 2.5 7-2 4-6 6-4
    Tampa Bay 10 11 .476 4.5 9-4 1-7 4-6
    Toronto 5 14 .263 8.5 2-7 3-7 4-6
  • AL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    Houston 13 6 .684 0 7-4 6-2 8-2
    Oakland 10 9 .526 3 7-6 3-3 5-5
    Texas 9 11 .450 4.5 6-5 3-6 5-5
    LA Angels 9 12 .429 5 6-4 3-8 3-7
    Seattle 8 12 .400 5.5 6-3 2-9 6-4
  • NL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Chicago Cubs 11 8 .579 0 4-5 7-3 5-5
    Cincinnati 10 10 .500 1.5 5-8 5-2 3-7
    Milwaukee 10 11 .476 2 4-8 6-3 4-6
    St. Louis 9 10 .474 2 5-4 4-6 6-4
    Pittsburgh 8 11 .421 3 5-5 3-6 5-5
  • NL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Washington 13 6 .684 0 6-3 7-3 8-2
    Miami 10 8 .556 2.5 4-2 6-6 6-4
    Philadelphia 9 9 .500 3.5 5-4 4-5 6-4
    NY Mets 8 11 .421 5 4-8 4-3 2-8
    Atlanta 6 12 .333 6.5 4-3 2-9 4-6
  • NL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    Colorado 14 6 .700 0 7-3 7-3 8-2
    Arizona 13 8 .619 1.5 9-2 4-6 6-4
    LA Dodgers 9 11 .450 5 6-4 3-7 4-6
    San Diego 8 13 .381 6.5 5-4 3-9 3-7
    San Francisco 7 13 .350 7 4-4 3-9 3-7
  • Batting Average
    A. Garcia CWS .364
    S. Castro NYY .357
    A. Benintendi BOS .347
    M. Trout LAA .346
    C. Headley NYY .339
  • Home Runs
    K. Davis OAK 7
    G. Springer HOU 7
    M. Moustakas KC 6
    A. Judge NYY 6
    J. Gallo TEX 6
  • Runs Batted In
    S. Souza Jr. TB 17
    J. Ramirez CLE 17
    N. Mazara TEX 17
    A. Pujols LAA 16
    M. Haniger SEA 16
  • Earned Run Average
    E. Santana MIN 0.64
    C. Sale BOS 0.91
    D. Keuchel HOU 0.96
    D. Duffy KC 1.32
    D. Bundy BAL 1.37
  • Wins
    E. Santana MIN 3
    P. Hughes MIN 3
    J. Vargas KC 3
    M. Gonzalez CWS 3
    (4) Players 3
  • Saves
    C. Kimbrel BOS 7
    F. Rodriguez DET 6
    B. Kintzler MIN 5
    Z. Britton BAL 5
    K. Giles HOU 5
  • Batting Average
    B. Harper WAS .394
    Z. Cozart CIN .386
    F. Freeman ATL .381
    R. Zimmerman WAS .379
    E. Thames MIL .373
  • Home Runs
    E. Thames MIL 10
    R. Zimmerman WAS 7
    F. Freeman ATL 7
    G. Stanton MIA 7
    B. Harper WAS 7
  • Runs Batted In
    M. Ozuna MIA 21
    B. Harper WAS 20
    M. Reynolds COL 18
    R. Zimmerman WAS 18
    (3) Players 18
  • Earned Run Average
    C. Anderson MIL 1.13
    M. Leake STL 1.32
    G. Gonzalez WAS 1.35
    N. Syndergaard NYM 1.73
    J. Hellickson PHI 1.88
  • Wins
    B. McCarthy LAD 3
    J. Cueto SF 3
    J. Hellickson PHI 3
    W. Peralta MIL 3
    (6) Players 3
  • Saves
    G. Holland COL 9
    F. Rodney ARI 6
    T. Watson PIT 6
    S. Oh STL 5
    N. Feliz MIL 5
  • Sunday, April 23
    Cincinnati 7, Chicago Cubs 5, F Houston 6, Tampa Bay 4, F Boston 6, Baltimore 2, F
    Philadelphia 5, Atlanta 2, F Pittsburgh 2, NY Yankees 1, F Chicago White Sox 6, Cleveland 2, F
    St. Louis 6, Milwaukee 4, F Detroit 13, Minnesota 4, F Texas 5, Kansas City 2, F
    Colorado 8, San Francisco 0, F Toronto 6, LA Angels 2, F Seattle 11, Oakland 1, F
    LA Dodgers 6, Arizona 2, F Miami 7, San Diego 3, F Washington 6, NY Mets 3, F
  • Monday, April 24
    Baltimore 6, Tampa Bay 3, F Chicago Cubs 14, Pittsburgh 3, F Milwaukee 11, Cincinnati 7, F
    Minnesota 3, Texas 2, F Chicago White Sox 12, Kansas City 1, F Colorado 8, Washington 4, F
    Arizona 7, San Diego 6, F LA Angels 2, Toronto 1, F San Francisco 2, LA Dodgers 1, F
  • Today, April 25
    Houston @ Cleveland Tampa Bay @ Baltimore Miami @ Philadelphia
    Chicago Cubs @ Pittsburgh NY Yankees @ Boston Seattle @ Detroit
    Atlanta @ NY Mets Cincinnati @ Milwaukee Minnesota @ Texas
    Kansas City @ Chicago White Sox Toronto @ St. Louis Washington @ Colorado
    San Diego @ Arizona Oakland @ LA Angels LA Dodgers @ San Francisco
  • Wednesday, April 26
    Cincinnati @ Milwaukee Kansas City @ Chicago White Sox Houston @ Cleveland
    Tampa Bay @ Baltimore Miami @ Philadelphia Chicago Cubs @ Pittsburgh
    NY Yankees @ Boston Seattle @ Detroit Atlanta @ NY Mets
    Minnesota @ Texas Toronto @ St. Louis Washington @ Colorado
    San Diego @ Arizona Oakland @ LA Angels LA Dodgers @ San Francisco
  • Thursday, April 27
    Miami @ Philadelphia Seattle @ Detroit Atlanta @ NY Mets
    Toronto @ St. Louis Washington @ Colorado LA Dodgers @ San Francisco
    Houston @ Cleveland NY Yankees @ Boston San Diego @ Arizona
    Oakland @ LA Angels
  • Friday, 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
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Vikings
April 24

Patrick Mahomes II's family didn't see football career coming

Football was the sport the son of a former Twins pitcher wasn't supposed to pursue.
Twins
April 24

Twins' Sano suspended one game for role in Saturday's bench-clearing incident

The Twins will appeal the suspension, believing they have a good chance to get the punishment reduced to a fine.
Twins
April 24

Torii Hunter's debut as Twins analyst earns rave reviews

Hunter made his debut as a Twins analyst Friday joining Fox Sports North play-by-play voice Dick Bremer in the booth for the weekend series against Detroit.
Twins
April 24

Reusse: Twins' Boshers promoted, pitches and demoted within 24 hours

Anyone watching Buddy Boshers in March didn't think he would make it back to the Twins. There he was on Sunday -- effective for seven quick outs -- and quickly gone.
Twins
April 23

Twins' ugly homestand ends with blowout loss to Detroit

Catcher Chris Gimenez took to the mound to finish the game.
Twins
April 23

Boshers' reward for pitching well? Back to the minors

The lefthanded reliever became a casualty of the Twins' sudden shortage of bullpen arms and surplus of bullpen innings, spending roughly six hours in the big leagues before being sent back to the minors.
Twins
April 23

Detroit 13, Twins 4

The Tigers trounced the Twins 13-4 at Target Field on Sunday.
Twins
April 23

Sunday's Twins-Detroit game recap

Detroit's John Hicks -- exactly one year after being claimed off waivers from the Twins organization -- went 3-for-5, drove in five runs and hit his first career home run.
Twins
April 23

Twins-Texas series preview

This is the Twins' first series this season against a team outside the AL Central. They were 5-2 against the Rangers last season, and 3-1 in Arlington.
Twins
April 23

Postgame: Gibson suspected Tigers were stealing, relaying signs

Changing signs got the Twins pitcher mixed up while facing Alex Avila, resulting in a long home run.
Twins
April 23

Nathan's tenure with '16 Cubs was brief, but richly rewarded

The Twins' career saves leader pitched two of the Cubs' 1,459 innings last season, appearing in three late July games before a roster crunch cost him a chance to finish the year with the eventual world champions.
Twins
April 23
The Minnesota Twins Miguel Sano, left, chats with teammate Jorge Pola...

Molitor: The emotion of Saturday's dust-up is behind Twins now

The manager doesn't expect any further retaliation after bench-clearing incident.
Minneapolis
April 23

Target Field honored as greenest ballpark in America

The facility is the first sports site in the nation to win gold LEED certification.
Twins
April 23

Sano discusses altercation with McCann

The Twins first baseman was ejected in the fifth inning after he shoved Tigers catcher James McCann.
Twins
April 23

Reusse: Twins' current doldrums recall 1993-2000 feebleness

The Twins had eight consecutive losing seasons, from 1993 to 2000, and there was a threat they were going to join Tampa Bay in being put out of business.
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Minnesota 9-10
Texas 9-11