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  • 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
  • Wilson wins Angels debut, 5-1 in Twins home opener

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – C.J. Wilson won his awaited Angels debut with seven smooth innings, giving Los Angeles all the boost it needed to beat the Twins 5-1 on Monday and spoil Minnesota’s home opener. …

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    10 Apr 12
  • Twins fondly recall 2002 fun; reunion on Monday

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Ten years ago, the Minnesota Twins were nearly eliminated as part of baseball’s plan to fold two franchises for financial reasons. The court intervened, and the Twins came together to win …

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    09 Apr 12
  • Twins P Hendriks hospitalized with food poisoning

    Baltimore, Mary. (AP) – Minnesota Twins right-hander Liam Hendriks remained hospitalized Sunday with an apparent case of food poisoning. Hendriks was slated to be released after spending Saturday in a Baltimore-area hospital. Twins manager Ron …

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    09 Apr 12