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  • Escobar's 3 doubles not enough for Twins
    Eduardo Escobar added to his Major League-leading total with a career-high three doubles to give him 30 on the season, but it came in a losing effort, as right-hander Jake Odorizzi struggled and the offense went 1-for-10 with runners in scoring position in a 4-1 loss to the Indians on Sunday afternoon.
  • Twins, Indians celebrate Father's Day
    The Cleveland Indians and Minnesota Twins celebrate Father's Day ahead of their Sunday game at Progressive Field.
  • Berrios ready to bring it vs. Boston, Sale
    After an off-day on Monday, the Twins open a three-game series against the Red Sox on Tuesday. Right-hander Jose Berrios (7-5, 3.51 ERA) will get the 7:10 p.m. CT start at Target Field. Berrios has been on an impressive run, posting a 2.47 ERA over his past six starts. He limited the Tigers to one run over six innings in a no-decision his last time out. The Red Sox counter with lefty Chris Sale (6-4, 2.75 ERA).
  • VOTE NOW: Camping World MLB All-Star Ballot
    Help get your Twins into the AL All-Star Game starting lineup. Vote up to 5 times in any 24-hour period (max 35 votes) on the 2018 Camping World MLB All-Star Ballot. Plus, each vote gives you a chance to win a 2019 Freedom Elite Motorhome.
  • Arraez's season-high 4 hits leads Fort Myers
    Making his third start of the season, Forrest Whitley once again put up zeros.
  • Rosario goes 4-for-4 as Twins take series
    Eddie Rosario was a triple shy of the cycle as the Twins won their fifth straight against the American League Central-leading Indians. Eduardo Escobar and Max Kepler each hit a two-run double during a four-run first inning against Carlos Carrasco, who exited in the second after being struck by a comebacker. Francisco Lindor and Jose Ramirez homered for the Tribe.
  • Buxton to begin rehab assignment on Tuesday
    Twins center fielder Byron Buxton, who is on the 10-day disabled list with a fractured left big toe, is set to begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Rochester on Tuesday.
  • Twins' Top 30 prospects list
    Who do the Twins have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Minnesota's Top 30 Prospects on MLB Pipeline's Prospect Watch.
  • Gonsalves spins gem for Rochester
    Here's MLB Pipeline's roundup of the top prospect performances in the Minor Leagues on Saturday.
  • Gibson sharp in win; Twins jump on Kluber early
    Kyle Gibson snapped his 12-game winless streak with a strong outing, Brian Dozier ended an 0-for-20 drought with a two-run homer and the Twins put an end to Corey Kluber's string of 26 starts of allowing three runs or fewer in a 6-3 win over the Indians on Friday night at Progressive Field. Gibson allowed one run on three hits and four walks over seven innings. The Indians ace allowed his first walk in 46 1/3 innings, the longest streak in the Majors since 2015.
  • Mauer off disabled list, rejoins Twins
    The Twins activated first baseman Joe Mauer from the 10-day disabled list and recalled utility infielder Taylor Motter from Triple-A Rochester on Friday, a day after they optioned third baseman Miguel Sano to Class A Advanced Fort Myers and outfielder Jake Cave to Rochester.
  • Lewis drives in four for Kernels
    Here's MLB Pipeline's roundup of the top prospect performances in the Minor Leagues on Friday.
  • Twins send struggling Sano to Class A
    Miguel Sano, an All-Star and a Home Run Derby participant a year ago, was optioned to the Minors following the Twins' 3-1 loss to the Tigers at Comerica Park on Thursday. Sano will go to Class A Advanced Fort Myers, where the team's Spring Training facility is located.
  • Lynn sharp until 7th, allows 3 runs in loss
    Lance Lynn had spent the months of May and June turning his arm into one of the Twins' best assets. He did it again on Thursday afternoon against the Tigers at Comerica Park for six innings. The only problem was he pitched 6 2/3 innings, and the bottom of the Tigers' order stretched those two outs into three runs in a 3-1 win.
  • Adrianza got on track after meeting with Molitor
    About a month ago, manager Paul Molitor and Ehire Adrianza talked about how the shortstop could improve at the plate. But the conversation wasn't as conventional as a coach saying what needs to be done.
  • Kirilloff homers twice for Kernels
    Here's MLB Pipeline's roundup of the top prospect performances in the Minor Leagues on Thursday.
  • Berrios' gem clouded by bullpen's stumble
    The Twins coasted through seven innings Wednesday night at Comerica Park. They got an early lead and were boosted by one of Jose Berrios' best starts of the season. But Minnesota stopped hitting and Berrios couldn't throw nine innings. And when the Tigers mounted a comeback with a four-run eighth inning, hot starts and superb pitching were just memories in a 5-2 loss.
  • Adrianza's slam propels Twins past Tigers
    Ehire Adrianza hit a go-ahead grand slam in the seventh to propel the Twins to a series-opening victory over the Tigers at Comerica Park on Tuesday. Blaine Hardy cruised through six innings, but was removed from the game with 85 pitches after letting up a single in the seventh inning. The Tigers tacked on two runs to pull close in the bottom half of the frame, but the Twins held on to best their division rivals in a game in which Miguel Cabrera was lost for the season after rupturing his left biceps tendon.
  • Rosario, Twins need boost in All-Star voting
    Eddie Rosario is aiming for his first career All-Star Game appearance, and the Twins' left fielder was ranked 14th among American League outfielders in the first AL All-Star ballot update released Tuesday.
  • Rodney rides Tigers' bullpen cart in style
    Rodney rides Tigers' bullpen cart in style
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