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  • Twins pick LHP Tyler Jay in first-year player draft

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have selected left-handed pitcher Tyler Jay from the University of Illinois in the first round of the 2015 first-year player draft. Minnesota chose Jay with the sixth overall selection. …

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    09 Jun 15
  • Pelfrey tosses 8 strong innings, Twins blank Brewers 2-0

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Mike Pelfrey pitched eight strong innings, his longest outing in three years, and the Minnesota Twins avoided a series sweep by beating the Milwaukee Brewers 2-0 on Sunday. Eddie Rosario and Eduardo …

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    08 Jun 15
  • Boston ends skid with 1-0 win over Twins

      BOSTON (AP) – Clay Buchholz pitched eight innings and got all the run support he needed on Rusney Castillo’s RBI single in the seventh as the Boston Red Sox ended a three-game skid with …

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    03 Jun 15
  • Hunter's go-ahead double lifts Twins over Blue Jays 6-5

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Trevor Plouffe hit a two-run homer, Torii Hunter had a go-ahead double in the seventh inning and the Minnesota Twins beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-5 on Sunday. Ryan Pressly (3-1) got …

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    01 Jun 15
  • Twins' win streak reaches 5 with 6-4 victory over Red Sox

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Aaron Hicks homered for the first time in more than a year and the Minnesota Twins extended their winning streak to five games with a 6-4 victory over the Boston Red …

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    28 May 15
  • Mauer's homer lifts Twins to 4-3 win over Pirates in 13

    PITTSBURGH (AP) – Joe Mauer hit his first home run of the season, a solo shot off Antonio Bastardo in the 13th inning to help the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh …

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    21 May 15
  • Chris Archer

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Evan Longoria drove in three runs and had two of Tamp Bay’s season-high 19 hits, Chris Archer threw six sharp innings for his first win this month, and the Rays routed …

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    18 May 15
  • Hunter, Mauer lead Twins past Tigers 6-2

      DETROIT (AP) – Torii Hunter homered and Joe Mauer hit a bases-loaded triple, leading the Minnesota Twins past the Detroit Tigers 6-2 on Wednesday night. Ricky Nolasco (3-1) allowed two unearned runs in 5 …

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    14 May 15