Postgame: Polanco's baserunning impresses Molitor

Jorge Polanco impressed his manager with a couple of smart baserunning plays in the third inning of Tuesday night's loss.

Up-and-down Gibson knows Tigers well

August 23
Up-and-down Gibson knows Tigers well
Twins righthander Kyle Gibson starts the first of a brief three-game homestand tonight vs. Detroit. It's his ninth career start against the Tigers.

Who will the Twins call up from the minors in September?

August 22
Who will the Twins call up from the minors in September?
The process of deciding on September call-ups has begun -- but don't expect a lot of unfamiliar faces.
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August 21

Pat Light joins Twins in time for series finale in Kansas City

The Twins are trying to avoid being swept in the four-game series. Ervin Santana gives them their best chance of stopping the rolling Royals.
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August 20

Postgame: Santiago turns in rare poor outing

The Twins were routed 10-0 on Saturday, their sixth shutout loss of the season. Now they have to worry about being swept in the four-game series
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August 20

Twins call up Mejia to give pitching staff a fresh arm

The Twins have lost the first two games of this four-game series against the Royals and now have a new pitcher in the clubhouse. It's lefty Adalberto Mejia, whom they received for Eduardo Nunez on July 31.
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August 19

Twins/Royals resume after 3-hour rain delay in Kansas City

Twins are looking for their first win in five games at Kauffman Stadium this season, and scored three times in the fifth to tie the game 4-4 before the sky opened up.
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August 18
Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier (2) followed through after...

Postgame: Not surprisingly, Dozier likes batting leadoff

The Twins lost 8-1 to the Royals on Thursday and are 0-4 at Kauffman Stadium this season
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August 18
Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Tyler Duffey delivers against the Cle...

Twins on a roll on the road as they prepare to face the Royals

Miguel Sano and Joe Mauer are expected to return to the lineup tonight as the teams begin a four-game series at Kauffman Stadium
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August 18
Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Kyle Gibson delivers against the Clev...

Postgame: An impressive performance from Kyle Gibson

The Twins are 16-8 over their last 24 road games after beating the Braves on Wednesday behind Kyle Gibson's complete game. Next up: a trip back to Kansas City.
Twins
August 17

Mauer, Sano both out of Twins lineup in Atlanta

The Twins have a chance to sweep the Braves in the two-game series at Turner Field, and will do it without Joe Mauer (quads) and Miguel Sano (elbow) out of the starting lineup.
Twins
August 16

Postgame: Molitor says of no review on Polanco at home, 'That's on me'

The Twins beat Atlanta on Tuesday to get their six-game road trip off on the right foot but manager Paul Molitor was agitated that he did not call for a review on Jorge Polanco's play at the plate.
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August 16

Sano tests elbow before Twins face Braves in Atlanta

The Twins begin a six-game road trip tonight as Ervin Santana takes the mound against Atlanta. Prior to the game, Miguel Sano tested out his right elbow with hopes of returning to the field this week.
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August 15
Minnesota Twins' Miguel Sano (22) celebrates with Max Kepler (26) and...

MRI finds no structural damage in Miguel Sano's sore elbow

The Twins slugger will be available to play Tuesday night in Atlanta after tests showed his elbow pain is only inflammation.
Twins
August 14

Sano to have MRI on elbow; Santiago looks for first Twins win

Minnesota can win first home series vs. Royals since April 2015
Twins
August 13

Postgame: Pressly's good play covered up his bad one

Paul Molitor's decision not to challenge an odd play Saturday night paid off.
Twins
August 13

Twins summon O'Rourke from Rochester to add to bullpen

For the third consecutive day, a former Twins lefthander at Rochester has been granted another chance with the major-league team. This time it's Ryan O'Rourke, who posted a 1.93 ERA in the bullpen with the Class AAA Red Wings.
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August 13

Postgame: Different vibes regarding defense from Twins, Royals

The Twins have lost four straight games after Kansas City's 7-3 comeback win at Target Field that featured spectacular plays on defense.
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August 12
Minnesota Twins' Eduardo Escobar, waits to bat, next to manager Paul M...

Twins-Royals game underway after rain delay

The Twins open a three-game series against the Royals tonight with a depleted bullpen
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August 12

Minor details: Gonsalves surges at Chattanooga

The lefthander was impressive on Thursday throwing his first complete game
Twins
August 11

Postgame(s): A day gone very bad at Target Field

The Twins were routed twice on Thursday by Houston and are back to having the worst record in the American League.
Twins
August 11
Houston Astros' Carlos Correa, right, jogs the base path on his three-...

Travel problem keeps Twins from having pitching help for Game 2 vs. Astros

The Twins will try to bounce back from a drubbing in the first game of a day-night doubleheader
Twins
August 11
Houston Astros' Jose Altuve, left, and George Springer head to the dug...

Dodging the forecast, Twins hope to play two today against Houston

There's more rain in the forecast on Thursday, but the teams have to get both games in. So be prepared for a long day.