Santana looks to get back on track as Twins look to sweep Cleveland

Santana looks to get back on track as Twins look to sweep Cleveland

Ervin Santana needs to rediscover his slider is he to tame a Cleveland lineup that should be angry after going 0-for-15 with runners in scoring position during the first two games of this series.

Postgame: Call them the Road Twins

June 24
Postgame: Call them the Road Twins
The Twins have a chance to sweep the Indians in this three-game series after beating the Indians on Saturday.

Not one, but two Twins scratched before game with Cleveland

June 24
Not one, but two Twins scratched before game with Cleveland
The Twins enter today's game with essentially one bench player after Eddie Rosario and Max Kepler unable to play on Saturday
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June 23

Hildenberger's Twins debut features scoreless inning

The rookie sidearmer gave up one hit - a double - but pitched a scoreless ninth inning in the Twins' win over Cleveland has his family looked on.
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June 23

Twins start series in Cleveland sans Sano in lineup

The Twins get a chance to pay the Indians back for sweeping them in a four game series last weekend at Target Field.
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June 22

Postgame: Turley learned the hard way about falling behind hitters

Rookie lefthander Nik Turley, optioned back to the minors, hopes he'll get another chance.
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June 22
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First pitch is scheduled for 5 p.m. before what appears to be a sparse remaining crowd of folks who expected the game to start at 12:10 p.m.
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June 21

Postgame: Sano, Berrios and speed add up to a win

The Twins beat the White Sox 4-2 on Wednesday as Miguel Sano homered and Jose Berrios pitched eight innings.
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June 21

Santiago, Hughes fare well in minor league appearances at Rochester

Hector Santiago and Phil Hughes each had scoreless and hitless outings Wednesday for Class AAA Rochester during their rehabilitation stints.
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June 21

Twins, Cleveland to play two-game series in Puerto Rico in 2018

The 'home' games will be played April 17 and April 18 next year.
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June 21

Postgame: Santana's night was bad, but he kept it from being worse

Ervin Santana hasn't had back-to-back starts this bad in almost exactly a year, since he gave up five runs in three straight starts from June 4 to June 14.
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June 20

Santana's history says to expect strong start tonight vs. White Sox

Twins' righthander Ervin Santana has followed up each of his previous bad starts this season with a shutout performance. He will be backed up with another shuffled lineup, this one featuring Joe Mauer batting fifth.
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June 18

Postgame: Despite lost weekend, Twins' Gibson pitched better

The Twins will take Monday off to lick their wounds before facing the White Sox on Tuesday.
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June 18

Dozier gets brief break as Twins try to avoid being swept by Cleveland

Kyle Gibson will start for the Twins, who are 0-6 at home against Cleveland this season.
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June 17

Pressly optioned, Wimmers and Wilk added as Twins play doubleheader

Today's doubleheader requires a lot of roster maneuvering to make sure there's enough pitching behind two rookie starters.
Twins
June 16

Busy day at Target Field on Saturday

Roster moves, draft pick signings. Oh, and two baseball games.
Twins
June 16

Let the Tangle at Target begin, as Twins play host to Indians

Nik Turley makes his Target Field debut as the Twins and Indians kick off a four-game series.
Twins
June 15

Postgame: Buxton nearly makes another great catch

Byron Buxton threw himself at a ball hit by Seattle's Kyle Seager in the seventh inning and slammed into the center field wall. He climbed back on his feet and remained in the game.
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June 15

Twins hope to get Santiago back for Saturday's start

Jose Berrios is on the mound for the Twins on Thursday afternoon, facing a tricky Mariners lefthander in Ariel Miranda.
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June 15
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Buxton, Sano contribute for Twins a day after missing 28-hit party

Out of the lineup for Minnesota's 28-hit extravaganza Tuesday, Byron Buxton returned Wednesday and doubled, homered, walked and singled, reaching base four times for the first time in his career.
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June 14

Santana aiming to break pattern and follow shutout with a win

In an oddity, Ervin Santana's teams are 3-6 in his followups to a shutout, and 0-3 with the Twins. Meanwhile, one night after their hitting heroics the Twins have Eduardo Escobar, Eddie Rosario and Kennys Vargas back in the lineup.
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June 14

Twins look to add depth during the final day of the draft

The draft is underway, as rounds 11-40 will be held today. The Twins will look to address organizational depth with their selections
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June 14

Postgame: Gimenez, of all people, doesn't like facing catcher on mound

The Twins' frequent emergency pitcher appreciated his manager's attempt to get him a home run.