Minnesota Sports
  • Brock Holt

      BOSTON (AP) – Brock Holt scored both Boston runs, Jon Lester weathered a shaky start and pitched six-plus strong innings as the Red Sox held off the Minnesota Twins 2-1 on Tuesday night. Lester …

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    18 Jun 14
  • De La Rosa, Red Sox beat Twins 1-0

      BOSTON (AP) – Rubby De La Rosa matched his first career Fenway Park start with another seven impressive innings and A.J. Pierzynski had a sacrifice fly, lifting the Boston Red Sox to a 1-0 …

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    17 Jun 14
  • Tigers top Twins 4-3 on 9th-inning sac fly

      DETROIT (AP) – J.D. Martinez’s ninth-inning sacrifice fly scored Torii Hunter with the winning run and the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 4-3 Sunday. Hunter led off the ninth with a single off …

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    16 Jun 14
  • Plouffe goes on DL with injured abdominal muscle

      DETROIT (AP) – The Minnesota Twins placed Trevor Plouffe on the 15-day disabled list Sunday with a strained left oblique muscle and recalled Pedro Florimon from Triple-A Rochester. Plouffe sustained the injury in Saturday’s …

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    16 Jun 14
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The University of Minnesota athletics Hall of Fame class this year will include basketball standout Quincy Lewis, hockey star Pat Micheletti and women’s hockey coach Laura Halldorson. The university announced Thursday the …

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    13 Jun 14
  • Twins beat Blue Jays 7-2, Hughes gets win

      TORONTO (AP) – Josh Willingham hit a two-run home run, Phil Hughes struck out a season-high nine to win in Toronto for the first time in almost three years and the Minnesota Twins beat …

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    12 Jun 14
  • All-Star managers choose their coaches

      NEW YORK (AP) – Ron Gardenhire will be in the dugout with the AL All-Stars at his home stadium. The Minnesota manager was chosen along with Cleveland’s Terry Francona as coaches to join AL …

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    12 Jun 14
  • Dozier homers as Twins beat Blue Jays 4-0

      TORONTO (AP) – Brian Dozier hit a two-run home run, Kevin Correia won for the first time in four starts and the Minnesota Twins beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-0 Tuesday night. Newly signed …

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    11 Jun 14