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September 3
Randy Dobnak

Twins open series with AL-best Tampa Bay

The Rays have the best record in the American League as they focus on the AL East title. They are 24-7 since trading for Nelson Cruz.
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August 30
Casey Mize

Ober faces No. 1 overall pick Mize as Twins make quick trip to Detroit

The Twins are playing a make-up game against the Tigers and will return to target Field afterward for a two-game series against the Chicago Cubs.
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August 27
Jorge Alcala

Twins activate Jorge Alcala, call up Ian Gibaut from St. Paul

Relievers Kyle Barraclough and Edgar García were sent back to the Saints before Friday's game against the Brewers at Target Field.
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August 25
Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Bailey Ober delivers during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday, Ju

After four straight losses, Twins try again at Fenway

Bailey Ober takes the mound after fellow rookie Griffin Jax was dusted up in Tuesday's game, in which the Twins trailed 9-1 before losing 11-9.
August 23
Kenta Maeda felt tightness and lost his control against the Yankees on Saturday.

Kenta Maeda goes on injured list, creating another challenge for rotation

Filling Maeda's spot in the rotation will be tricky, especially since the Twins are starting a stretch of 22 games in 23 days.
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August 21
Gerrit Cole, Saturday’s starter for the Yankees, has never allowed more than one hit in any of his 13 career innings against the Twins.

Twins' best on the mound today — but so is Yankees'

Maeda vs. Cole as Twins try to snap losing streak in N.Y.
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August 19
Miguel Sano doubled in the fifth inning of Wednesday’s victory over Cleveland at Target Field.

New father Sano taking 3 days paternity leave

Twins first baseman Miguel Sano became a father again today, with the birth in Minneapolis of a daughter, Danea, who arrived a week early.
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August 18
Nick Gordon played catch during spring training in March in Fort Myers, Fla.

Twins release 2022 Spring Training schedule

The games begin Feb. 25 and end March 29 in Fort Myers, Fla. with 17 home games at Hammond Stadium.
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August 18
Lewis Thorpe has a 3.86 ERA over 14 innings this season with the big league club.

Lewis Thorpe will start for Twins after recall from St. Paul

Nick Vincent was DFA'd before the series finale against Cleveland at Target Field.
The Twins Beat
August 17
Luis Arraez and the Twins have won eight of their past 11 games.

Bailey Ober faces Eli Morgan as Twins continue series with Cleveland

Jorge Polanco's walkoff hit Monday night gave the Twins the opening game of the three-game set.
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August 15
Twins rookie Brent Rooker has used his home-run trot in two consecutive games, but will sit out Sunday’s finale with Tampa Bay.

Rooker's prize for 6-for-9 hot streak? A Sunday off

Twins go all-lefty outfield as they try to win series from Rays
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August 14
Twins hope that Michael Pineda, who went on the injured list Saturday, hasn’t walked off the mound for the final time in Minnesota.

Pineda is latest pitcher on injured list; Newcomer Garza joins Twins' bullpen

Maeda faces streaking Rays in second game of series
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August 13
Nelson Cruz has hit four home runs for the Rays.

Nelson Cruz returns to Target Field as first place Rays face Twins

Michael Pineda pitches as the Twins face play their third consecutive series against a division-leading team.
The Twins Beat
August 11
Bailey Ober

Bailey Ober on the mound as Twins, White Sox play on YouTube TV

After Chicago won the opener 11-1, the Twins came back to claim Tuesday's game 4-3.
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August 10
White Sox lefthander Dallas Keuchel

Twins call up Vincent before facing Sox, ex-Cy Young winner Keuchel

Nick Vincent is a nine-year major league veteran who was signed as a minor league free agent in June.
The Twins Beat
August 9
Jorge Alcala conferred with catcher Ryan Jeffers during a July game in Chicago.

Alcala goes on injured list for Twins; Edgar Garcia called up from Saints

Beau Burrows will be the 'opener' tonight for the Twins as they play the White Sox at Target Field.
The Twins Beat
August 6
Zack Greinke

Twins rookie Bailey Ober starts against Astros ace Zack Greinke

Houston had the best record in the American League until the Twins won Thursday's series opener.
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August 4
Charlie Barnes

Barnes seeks first big-league win as Twins finish two games with Reds

Jorge Polanco's dramatic home run lifted the Twins to victory on Tuesday night. He'll play shortstop today.
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August 4
Matt Shoemaker was removed from a game in Kansas City on June 4.

Twins release Shoemaker from Saints; he'd been critical of Twins coaching staff

Matt Shoemaker gave up only four runs in 20 innings in three starts with the Saints, but was critical of the Twins' use of analytics to try to change his pitching style.
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August 1
Josh Donaldson, whose right hamstring tightened up on Friday, is not in the lineup against St. Louis for a third straight day.

Josh Donaldson still out as Twins try to win series from Cardinals

Third baseman hasn't played since Wednesday.