Sano scratched; Granite starts in center for Twins as Buxton fights migraines

Sano scratched; Granite starts in center for Twins as Buxton fights migraines

Byron Buxton was expected to return Tuesday from the disabled list, but the Twins chose to hold off after headaches hit. Zack Granite will again start in center field but Miguel Sano was a late scratch a night after taking a pitch off his wrist.

Colon may be pitching for job as Twins open series at Dodger Stadium

July 24
The Twins haven't been to Chavez Ravine since 2005, so this is a unique experience in a lot of ways.

Twins acquire Jaime Garcia, Anthony Recker from Braves

July 24
The Twins will send 19-year-old pitcher Huascar Ynoa to Atlanta.
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July 24
Brian Dozier, left, and Eduardo Escobar.

Update: Twins call up Alan Busenitz to replace Craig Breslow

The Twins lost to Detroit 9-6 on Sunday and finished their homestand with a 3-3 record.
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July 23

Who will Molitor use to set up for Twins if Rogers needs a break?

The Twins and Tigers today are wrapping up a three-game series at Target Field. Adalberto Mejia is on the mound for the Twins.
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July 22

Medical records impeding Twins' trade for Garcia

The Twins and Braves could still swing a deal for the lefthanded starter, but they will to come up with another prospect to put in the deal.
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July 22

Postgame: Duffey fired up over defense; Belisle throws longest outing

Miguel Sano, with two hits Friday, seems to be over whatever brief post-All-Star slump afflicted him last weekend.
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July 21

Santana, steady in July after June hiccups, on mound against Tigers

The Twins open a three-game weekend series with Detroit tonight at Target Field with Ervin Santana on the mound. Meanwhile, the Twins will send Byron Buxton and Hector Santiago on rehab assignments, perhaps as early as this weekend.
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July 21
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Possible Twins trade for Braves pitcher Jaime Garcia in limbo

Medical issues are being explored by the Twins. Garcia has had an injury-plagued career, including surgery to correct thoracic outlet syndrome in 2014.
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July 19

Postgame: Berrios' trainer spots a flaw, helps make adjustments

Jose Berrios' trainer currently is in town and has given the young pitcher some exercises to work on. So far, it's helped.
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July 19

Twins to unveil Tom Kelly statue on Friday at Target Field

The former manager is the team's all-time leader in games, victories and losses.
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July 19

Twins face a new-look Yankees team in series finale

New York has added to its bullpen depth with David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle while adding former All-Star third baseman Todd Frazier in a deal with the White Sox
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July 19

Postgame: Twins' real culprit Tuesday? Runners stranded at third base

Bartolo Colon was the story of the night, but Minnesota left 12 runners on base - and it was worse than that:
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July 18

That buzz around Target Field? It's excitement for Bartolo Colon

Bartolo Colon will make his Target Field debut tonight as the oldest starting pitcher in Twins history.
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July 18

Postgame: Defense, bullpen make difference for Twins again

Run-saving plays in the field allow Taylor Rogers and Brandon Kintzler to close out Minnesota's 4-2 victory over the Yankees.
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July 17

Twins want Mejia to follow their plan for limiting Judge's blasts

A rookie lefthander is on the mound for the Twins as they open a weeklong Target Field homestand.
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July 17

Molitor tries to find the right buttons to push in Twins bullpen

With Kyle Gibson sitting under 100 pitches through six innings on Sunday, Paul Molitor had a decision to make. Go to the bullpen, or let Gibson pitch the seventh.
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July 16

Struggling Polanco gets a break as Twins try to win two of three at Houston

Kyle Gibson looks to shake off his last start, during which he gave up seven earned runs over four innings to the Orioles
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July 15

Neal: Bartolo Colon is coming. What does it mean?

Given the state of their minor-league pitching, the Twins have nothing to lose by doing this. But it could be a disaster.
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July 15

Colon will start for Twins on Tuesday; Buxton on DL

The Twins on Tuesday will hand the ball to 44-year old Bartolo Colon, who broke into the league in 1997, to face the Yankees. Byron Buxton will not; he was placed on the 10-day DL with a left groin strain.
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July 15

Postgame: Buxton, Vargas injured in Twins loss to Astros

During Friday's loss, Byron Buxton felt soreness in his left groin muscle and Kennys Vargas suffered a left foot contusion.
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July 14

No final decisions on Mauer or Colon as Twins open second half in Houston

The Twins open a three-game series on Friday at Minute Maid Park as they face Houston in a three-game series
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July 9

Postgame: Twins defense is looking a little sloppy these days

The Twins pull into the All-Star break 45-43 after losing to the Orioles on Sunday at Target Field.
Final, 7/25 R H E
Minnesota 49-50 2 5 1
LA Dodgers 70-31 6 11 1