Dillon Gee, four home runs carry Twins to doubleheader split with White Sox

Dillon Gee, four home runs carry Twins to doubleheader split with White Sox

Dillon Gee shined in Game 2 after fellow first-time Twins starter Tim Melville faltered in Game 1.

Nature of injury to Miguel Sano's shin calls for caution

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Nature of injury to Miguel Sano's shin calls for caution
The Twins are hopeful to get Miguel Sano back from his disabled list stint early next week.

Postgame: Gee happy in pen, would be glad to start, but hopes not both

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Postgame: Gee happy in pen, would be glad to start, but hopes not both
Max Kepler was scratched after becoming ill in Chicago's hot, humid weather.
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1:29am

Twins twinbills this season

Barring any more rainouts (fingers crossed), Monday's doubleheader was the Twins' sixth and final one of the season.
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1:28am

Twins' rotating door in their rotation

Tim Melville and Dillon Gee became the 15th and 16th pitchers to start a game for the Twins this season.
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12:08am

Gee: Early 6-run lead helped me be aggressive

Twins righthander Dillon Gee says being backed by Twins' six-run second inning was a big factor in his 2-hit, 6-inning performance Monday.
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August 21

Monday's doubleheader recap

A look back at Monday's twinbill with the White Sox in Chicago.
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August 21

Tim Melville calm, his manager says, as he approaches his Twins debut

The last time the Twins turned to a starting pitcher with great numbers for Class AAA Rochester was only four days ago. Can they have a repeat of that success?

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  • AL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 69 54 .561 0 32-27 37-27 8-2
    Minnesota 64 60 .516 5.5 31-35 33-25 6-4
    Kansas City 62 61 .504 7 33-29 29-32 5-5
    Detroit 54 69 .439 15 30-30 24-39 2-8
    Chicago White Sox 48 75 .390 21 26-32 22-43 3-7
  • AL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Boston 71 53 .573 0 40-22 31-31 6-4
    NY Yankees 66 57 .537 4.5 35-22 31-35 6-4
    Baltimore 61 64 .488 10.5 37-25 24-39 4-6
    Tampa Bay 61 65 .484 11 32-32 29-33 2-8
    Toronto 59 65 .476 12 34-29 25-36 5-5
  • AL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    Houston 76 48 .613 0 36-27 40-21 5-5
    LA Angels 64 61 .512 12.5 33-27 31-34 7-3
    Seattle 64 62 .508 13 34-32 30-30 5-5
    Texas 62 62 .500 14 35-29 27-33 7-3
    Oakland 54 71 .432 22.5 34-31 20-40 4-6
  • NL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Chicago Cubs 66 57 .537 0 34-28 32-29 7-3
    Milwaukee 65 61 .516 2.5 35-30 30-31 6-4
    St. Louis 63 61 .508 3.5 35-27 28-34 5-5
    Pittsburgh 60 65 .480 7 34-29 26-36 3-7
    Cincinnati 53 72 .424 14 29-31 24-41 5-5
  • NL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Washington 74 48 .607 0 35-25 39-23 7-3
    Miami 60 62 .492 14 32-29 28-33 7-3
    Atlanta 55 68 .447 19.5 27-33 28-35 4-6
    NY Mets 54 69 .439 20.5 27-37 27-32 2-8
    Philadelphia 45 77 .369 29 24-31 21-46 3-7
  • NL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    LA Dodgers 88 35 .715 0 51-14 37-21 8-2
    Colorado 68 56 .548 20.5 38-25 30-31 3-7
    Arizona 68 57 .544 21 39-23 29-34 4-6
    San Diego 55 69 .444 33.5 33-30 22-39 5-5
    San Francisco 51 76 .402 39 30-34 21-42 5-5
  • Batting Average
    J. Altuve HOU .362
    A. Garcia CWS .316
    E. Hosmer KC .315
    J. Segura SEA .311
    D. Gregorius NYY .309
  • Home Runs
    A. Judge NYY 37
    M. Moustakas KC 35
    J. Gallo TEX 35
    K. Davis OAK 33
    J. Smoak TOR 33
  • Runs Batted In
    N. Cruz SEA 100
    J. Schoop BAL 91
    J. Upton DET 90
    K. Davis OAK 86
    N. Mazara TEX 83
  • Earned Run Average
    C. Sale BOS 2.62
    C. Kluber CLE 2.67
    M. Stroman TOR 2.99
    L. Severino NYY 3.18
    D. Pomeranz BOS 3.31
  • Wins
    J. Vargas KC 14
    C. Sale BOS 14
    E. Santana MIN 13
    C. Carrasco CLE 12
    (5) Players 12
  • Saves
    A. Colome TB 36
    R. Osuna TOR 32
    C. Kimbrel BOS 29
    B. Kintzler MIN 28
    E. Diaz SEA 28
  • Batting Average
    J. Turner LAD .341
    C. Blackmon COL .336
    B. Harper WAS .326
    D. Murphy WAS .325
    B. Posey SF .321
  • Home Runs
    G. Stanton MIA 45
    C. Bellinger LAD 34
    J. Votto CIN 32
    R. Zimmerman WAS 29
    (5) Players 29
  • Runs Batted In
    N. Arenado COL 105
    G. Stanton MIA 97
    P. Goldschmidt ARI 96
    J. Lamb ARI 95
    M. Ozuna MIA 93
  • Earned Run Average
    C. Kershaw LAD 2.04
    M. Scherzer WAS 2.25
    G. Gonzalez WAS 2.39
    A. Wood LAD 2.41
    L. Lynn STL 3.05
  • Wins
    C. Kershaw LAD 15
    Z. Greinke ARI 14
    Z. Davies MIL 14
    A. Wood LAD 14
    (2) Players 13
  • Saves
    G. Holland COL 35
    K. Jansen LAD 33
    F. Rodney ARI 28
    W. Davis CHC 26
    C. Knebel MIL 26
  • Sunday, August 20
    Detroit 6, LA Dodgers 1, F Miami 6, NY Mets 4, F Tampa Bay 3, Seattle 0, F
    Atlanta 8, Cincinnati 1, F LA Angels 5, Baltimore 4, F Boston 5, NY Yankees 1, F
    Oakland 3, Houston 2, F Minnesota 12, Arizona 5, F Kansas City 7, Cleveland 4, F
    Chicago Cubs 6, Toronto 5, F Chicago White Sox 3, Texas 2, F Milwaukee 8, Colorado 4, F
    Philadelphia 5, San Francisco 2, F Washington 4, San Diego 1, F Pittsburgh 6, St. Louis 3, F
  • Monday, August 21
    Chicago White Sox 7, Minnesota 6, F Baltimore 7, Oakland 3, F LA Dodgers 6, Pittsburgh 5, F
    Cleveland 5, Boston 4, F Arizona 3, NY Mets 2, F Seattle 6, Atlanta 5, F
    Minnesota 10, Chicago White Sox 2, F Texas 5, LA Angels 3, F San Francisco 2, Milwaukee 0, F
  • Today, August 22
    Miami @ Philadelphia Oakland @ Baltimore LA Dodgers @ Pittsburgh
    Chicago Cubs @ Cincinnati Boston @ Cleveland NY Yankees @ Detroit
    Arizona @ NY Mets Toronto @ Tampa Bay Seattle @ Atlanta
    Miami @ Philadelphia Minnesota @ Chicago White Sox Washington @ Houston
    Colorado @ Kansas City San Diego @ St. Louis Texas @ LA Angels
    Milwaukee @ San Francisco
  • Wednesday, August 23
    Oakland @ Baltimore Milwaukee @ San Francisco Miami @ Philadelphia
    LA Dodgers @ Pittsburgh Chicago Cubs @ Cincinnati Boston @ Cleveland
    NY Yankees @ Detroit Arizona @ NY Mets Toronto @ Tampa Bay
    Seattle @ Atlanta Minnesota @ Chicago White Sox Washington @ Houston
    Colorado @ Kansas City San Diego @ St. Louis Texas @ LA Angels
  • Thursday, August 24
    Arizona @ NY Mets Miami @ Philadelphia NY Yankees @ Detroit
    Toronto @ Tampa Bay Colorado @ Kansas City LA Dodgers @ Pittsburgh
    Chicago Cubs @ Cincinnati Boston @ Cleveland San Diego @ St. Louis
    Minnesota @ Chicago White Sox Washington @ Houston Texas @ LA Angels
  • Friday, August 25
    Seattle @ NY Yankees Chicago Cubs @ Philadelphia NY Mets @ Washington
    Minnesota @ Toronto Baltimore @ Boston Pittsburgh @ Cincinnati
    Kansas City @ Cleveland San Diego @ Miami Colorado @ Atlanta
    Detroit @ Chicago White Sox Tampa Bay @ St. Louis San Francisco @ Arizona
    Texas @ Oakland Houston @ LA Angels Milwaukee @ LA Dodgers
  • Saturday, August 26
    Seattle @ NY Yankees Minnesota @ Toronto Baltimore @ Boston
    Texas @ Oakland NY Mets @ Washington Chicago Cubs @ Philadelphia
    Colorado @ Atlanta Detroit @ Chicago White Sox Pittsburgh @ Cincinnati
    Kansas City @ Cleveland San Diego @ Miami Tampa Bay @ St. Louis
    San Francisco @ Arizona Houston @ LA Angels Milwaukee @ LA Dodgers
  • Sunday, August 27
    Seattle @ NY Yankees Minnesota @ Toronto Pittsburgh @ Cincinnati
    Kansas City @ Cleveland San Diego @ Miami Colorado @ Atlanta
    Baltimore @ Boston Chicago Cubs @ Philadelphia NY Mets @ Washington
    Detroit @ Chicago White Sox Tampa Bay @ St. Louis Houston @ LA Angels
    Texas @ Oakland San Francisco @ Arizona Milwaukee @ LA Dodgers
    NY Mets @ Washington
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August 21

Twins in Chicago: Pregame eclipse viewing around home plate

The weather was a bit better for viewing the eclipse in Chicago, where the Twins are playing a doubleheader against the White Sox.
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August 21

Timing of Miguel Sano's injury not terrible for the Twins

Eddie Rosario, Byron Buxton and Jorge Polanco are among the those hitting well enough to compensate for Miguel Sano's stint on the disabled list,.
Twins
August 21
Minnesota Twins third baseman Miguel Sano (22) hit a solo home run in...

Miguel Sano headed to disabled list because of stress reaction in left tibia

The All-Star third baseman is not sure how long it will take him to recover from the injury.
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August 21

Twins finish off Arizona sweep with nine-run first inning, Rosario grand slam

The nine-run first was the third time in club history the Twins have scored that many in the first inning and sparked their 11th victory in the last 14 games.
Twins
August 21

Souhan: Pounds sneak up on injured Sano as Twins get back in race

Miguel Sano, playing heavier than his listed weight of 260 pounds, needs to show some dietary discipline.
Twins
August 21

Pitchers who have beaten all 30 major league teams

Bartolo Colon became the 18th pitcher to beat all 30 MLB teams.
Twins
August 20
Minnesota Twins third baseman Miguel Sano (22) gestured to fans after...

Miguel Sano headed to the disabled list

The Twins third baseman has a stress reaction in his left shin
Twins
August 20

Twins 12, Arizona 5

Eddie Rosario's grand slam helped Bartolo Colon join an exclusive club of MLB pitchers. The nine-run first inning sent the Twins in a sweep of the Diamondbacks.
Twins
August 20
Minnesota Twins third baseman Miguel Sano (22) hit a solo home run in...

Twins wait for tests on Miguel Sano before taking on the Diamondbacks

Bartolo Colon has never beaten Arizona, the only major league club he has failed to defeat during his hefty career
Twins
August 20

Souhan: Keeping or signing hometown stars hasn't always worked for Twins, Wild

The risk in having home-state favorites end their careers here is wondering if the player wants to return home more because of comfort than ambition.
Twins
August 20
Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Jose Berrios threw seven scoreless innings and threw out Arizona first baseman Paul Goldschmidt out at first to beat the Diamondbacks 5-0 on Saturday.

Five-run fourth inning backs up Berrios as Twins shut out Arizona

Jose Berrios pitched seven shutout innings to improve to 7-1 at home this season.
Twins
August 19

MLB Insider: Rebuilding White Sox waiting for tide to rise

Chicago is rebuilding, but it has a lot of premier prospects coming up.
Twins
August 19

Berrios gets over first inning blues

The Twins on Saturday beat the Diamondbacks and can sweep the three game series
Twins
August 19

Sano exits Saturday's game with sore left shin, will undergo tests

The slugger had to leave the game in the fourth inning when he could not run to first base at full speed
Twins
August 19

Melville, not Gonsalves, will pitch for Twins in Monday's doubleheader

Tim Melville, a 2008 fourth-round pick of the Royals, will be called up from Class AAA Rochester in time to pitch one the games, with fellow righthander Dillon Gee starting the other.
Final, 8/21 R H E
Minnesota 64-60 10 10 0
Chicago White Sox 48-75 2 3 1