Minnesota Sports
  • 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
  • Twins RHP Mike Pelfrey has elbow surgery

      TORONTO (AP) – Minnesota Twins right-hander Mike Pelfrey has undergone elbow surgery and will be sidelined for at least two months. Pelfrey, who had Tommy John surgery on the same elbow in 2012, had …

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    11 Jun 14
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    TORONTO (AP) – Edwin Encarnacion hit a three-run homer in the first inning, Kevin Pillar singled home the winning run in the ninth and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Minnesota Twins 5-4 on Monday …

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    10 Jun 14
  • Newly signed Morales set to make Twins debut

      TORONTO (AP) – Newly signed slugger Kendrys Morales is set to make his debut for the Minnesota Twins. Morales was in the starting lineup Monday night against Toronto knuckleballer R.A. Dickey. Morales was batting …

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    10 Jun 14
  • Twins sign 1st-round pick shortstop Nick Gordon

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have signed shortstop Nick Gordon, the fifth overall pick in the first-year player draft. The deal was finalized Monday, four days after the Twins took Gordon out of …

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    10 Jun 14
  • Super Bowl organizers on defensive over NFL asks

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A published report detailing perks the National Football League requests of cities bidding for the Super Bowl has organizers of the 2018 Minnesota game on the defensive. The Minnesota bid committee …

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    10 Jun 14