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  • Twins decline $3.6M option on reliever Burton

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have declined their $3.6 million option for 2015 on reliever Jared Burton, who gets a $200,000 buyout and becomes eligible for free agency after the World Series. The 33-year-old …

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    23 Oct 14
  • Hughes picked as MVP, pitcher of year for Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Phil Hughes has been named most valuable player and pitcher of the year for the Minnesota Twins in 2014. Hughes set a major league record for strikeout-to-walk ratio and posted a 3.52 …

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    17 Oct 14
  • Twins seek new direction with Gardenhire dismissal

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota Twins general manager Terry Ryan isn’t ruling anyone in or out as the team searches for its next manager. But he’s making it clear the Twins are seeking a fresh …

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    02 Oct 14
  • Tigers win AL Central with 3-0 victory over Twins

      DETROIT (AP) – David Price pitched Detroit to its fourth straight AL Central title with the type of performance the Tigers acquired him for, taking a shutout into the eighth inning of a 3-0 …

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    29 Sep 14
  • Hughes pitches Twins past Diamondbacks 2-1

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Phil Hughes set a single-season major league record for strikeout-to-walk ratio, pitching eight strong innings for the Minnesota Twins in a 2-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on a wet Wednesday afternoon. …

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    25 Sep 14
  • Gibson sharp in Twins 6-3 win over Diamondbacks

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Kyle Gibson matched a career high with eight strikeouts, Chris Parmelee hit a two-run single after entering the game for an injured Joe Mauer, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Arizona …

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    24 Sep 14
  • Twins 1B Mauer leaves with bruised right elbow

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota Twins first-baseman Joe Mauer was forced out of the game after being struck in the right elbow by a pitch from Arizona Diamondbacks starter Andrew Chafin in the first inning. …

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    24 Sep 14
  • Collmenter gets 11th win, D-backs beat Twins 6-2

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Josh Collmenter pitched six strong innings for his career-best 11th win, Mark Trumbo homered and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 Monday night to snap a six-game losing streak. Trumbo’s …

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    23 Sep 14