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  • TWINS POUND PHILLIES

    Minnesota’s Ryan Doumit belted a three-run homer as the Twins pounded the Phillies 12-5 in Fort Myers yesterday. Mark Sobolewski added three RBI, while Trevor Plouffe and Drew Butera also drove in a run each …

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    28 Feb 13
  • TWINS WIN

    Joe Benson and Eddie Rosario both clubbed home runs as the Twins doubled up the Blue Jays 8-4 in Dunedin. Mike Pelfrey allowed three runs in one-and-two-thirds innings in his spring debut. Justin Morneau had …

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    27 Feb 13
  • TWINS BEAT PIRATES

    Twins slugger Justin Morneau’s bases-loaded double led Minnesota past Pittsburgh 5-4 in a Grapefruit League game yesterday in Fort Myers. Morneau’s shot found the left-center field gap in the fourth inning and staked the Twins …

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    26 Feb 13
  • TWINS LOSE TO RAYS

    The Twins rallied with five runs in the ninth inning to tie yesterday’s home opener 7-7 and send it to extra innings. Tampa Bay then plated three runs in the top of the tenth and …

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    25 Feb 13
  • Twins send Manship down; Waldrop will be called up

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have optioned right-handed reliever Jeff Manship back to Triple-A Rochester. The move was made after Wednesday’s game against Chicago, when Manship gave up five hits and three runs in …

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    28 Jun 12
  • Twins mourn death of minor leaguer Paul Bargas

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Twins minor league pitcher Paul Bargas has died at age 23 of brain cancer. The team confirmed Wednesday that Bargas died the night before. The Twins acquired the left-hander in a …

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    28 Jun 12
  • Chris Sale wins again, White Sox whip Twins 12-5

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Chris Sale won again, pitching seven easy innings with support from a three-run homer by Adam Dunn, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 12-5 Wednesday. The American League’s leader …

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    28 Jun 12
  • Twins place closer Matt Capps on DL

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have placed closer Matt Capps on the disabled list with inflammation in his right shoulder. The team announced the move on Monday, one day after Capps showed up in …

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    26 Jun 12