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  • Twins RHP Baker has ligament replacement surgery

    Bronx, New York (AP) – Minnesota Twins pitcher Scott Baker had elbow-ligament replacement surgery Tuesday. Baker originally was to have an operation to repair the flexor pronator tendon in his right elbow. The Twins said …

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    18 Apr 12
  • Sabathia, Stewart lead Yankees over Twins 8-3

    Bronx, New York (AP) – CC Sabathia shook off early trouble to get a rare April win for the Yankees and backup catcher Chris Stewart hit a go-ahead, two-run single and had three RBIs for …

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    18 Apr 12
  • Pavano, Morneau help Twins beat Yankees 7-3

    Bronx, New York (AP) – Carl Pavano quieted an unfriendly Yankee Stadium crowd with seven solid innings, Justin Morneau played in the field for the first time this season and hit a long homer, and …

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    17 Apr 12
  • Twins say Blackburn’s shoulder should be all right

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – An MRI test on Minnesota right-hander Nick Blackburn’s shoulder has revealed no damage, and the Twins expect him to make his next start. Blackburn felt a cramp in the back of …

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    16 Apr 12
  • Rangers rally past Twins 4-3, and Nathan gets save

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Josh Hamilton’s two-run homer in the eighth capped a three-run inning for the Texas Rangers and set up Joe Nathan for the save against his former team in a 4-3 victory …

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    16 Apr 12
  • Twins power their way back to beat Angels 10-9

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Justin Morneau hit a two-run, go-ahead homer in the eighth inning and the Minnesota Twins rallied from six runs down to beat the Los Angeles Angels 10-9 Thursday. Joe Mauer went …

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    13 Apr 12
  • Twins RHP Baker to miss season with elbow injury

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Twins right-hander Scott Baker’s season is over before it started. Baker will have surgery to repair the flexor pronator tendon in his right elbow. He will become a free agent …

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    12 Apr 12
  • Twins pick up 1st win of season, 6-5 over Angels

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Jamey Carroll had his first two hits with Minnesota, including the go-ahead single in the seventh, and Josh Willingham hit a two-run homer to lift the Twins to their first victory …

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    12 Apr 12