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

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?

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

August 20
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

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

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
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August 19
Minnesota Twins pitcher Dillon Gee throws in relief in the fifth innin...

Twins to start Gee, Melville in Monday's doubleheader at Chicago

The Twins will face former foe Zack Greinke on Saturday as they try to win the second game of this three game series at Target Field.
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August 19
Minnesota Twins third baseman Miguel Sano (22) hit a solo home run in...

Postgame: Twins say they could see Sano's breakout game coming

Trevor Hildenberger needed only two pitches to help extricate the Twins from a dangerous seventh-inning jam.
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August 18

Garver not in Twins lineup, but ready to make MLB debut

Paul Molitor said he won't be afraid to use the rookie catcher at first base or in the outfield.
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August 18

Postgame: Slegers figures to be back soon; Buxton describes collision

The Twins have a lot of pitchers to sort out after using a franchise-record 14th starter on Thursday.
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August 17

Twins option Boshers to Class AAA, recall Turley for Game 2

The swap of lefthanders Buddy Boshers and Nik Turley was necessary, the Twins decided, to protect the bullpen during this weekend's busy schedule.
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August 17

Twins need innings from Gibson in doubleheader opener vs. Cleveland

The team's pitching plans have been scrambled by extra games on the schedule and untimely injuries to starting pitchers.
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August 16

Twins-Indians postponed. Split doubleheader on Thursday

This is the second time this season a Twins-Indians game at Target Field has been rained out.
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August 16

Twins-Indians game postponed; split doubleheader Thursday

The Twins and Indians game scheduled for Wednesday night has been postponed. A split doubleheader will be played Thursday, with Game 1 at 12:10 p.m. and the nightcap at 6:10 p.m.
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August 15

Postgame: Sano make spectacular play at third base

The Twins were shut down by righthander Danny Salazar on Tuesday as Cleveland has won all eight games at Target Field this season
Twins
August 15

Perkins completes rehab assignment, but when will Twins activate him?

The Twins open a big homestand tonight with the first of three games against Cleveland. Then Arizona, also fighting for a wild card spot, comes in for a weekend series.
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August 14

Twins' Rosario named American League player of the week

Eddie Rosario hit .444 with four home runs, nine RBI, 12 hits and 10 runs as the Twins won six of seven games last week.
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August 13

Postgame: Three passed balls afflict Gimenez during 'inning from hell'

The veteran catcher accepts responsibility for his uncharacteristic rash of mistakes behind the plate.
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August 13
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Molitor tempted to play streaking Mauer, but sticks to his plan

The Twins first baseman will not be in the lineup for the finale in Detroit despite eight hits in his past three games.
Twins
August 12

Postgame: Buxton HR? He was thinking triple; Mauer walked, reluctantly

The Twins got big contributions from their youngest and oldest players in the lineup on Saturday.
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August 11

Postgame: At last second, Buxton realized he needed to turn

The Twins' center fielder made one of the most amazing catches of the season on Friday to save a run.
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August 11

Twins hope Gibson can extend their winning streak to six

Five straight wins have the Twins within 3 1/2 games of first place in the AL Central, but with 39 games to go, it's still too early to think about the standings. They open a weekend series at Detroit on Friday night.
Twins
August 11

Molitor sends message with how he handled rookie starter Enns

The Twins' manager, who has an uncertain contract status, pulled Dietrich Enns in the third inning when he gave up a bases-loaded walk and the team leading by four runs.
Twins
August 10

Twins hopes of sweep starts and ends with Enns

The Twins send the rookie lefthander to the mound tonight as they look to sweep the Brewers in the four game interleague series.
Twins
August 10
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Twins fire longtime executive, current scout Wayne Krivsky

August through December is the prime period for front office movement, and the Twins are clearing the decks so they can bring in the people they want.
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August 9

Postgame: Colon entertains at the plate; Vargas shipped out after one day

Twins pitcher Bartolo Colon was dominant on the mound Wednesday - and a hoot to watch at in the batter's box.
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