Twins
  • Twins give up on sputtering starter Jason Marquis

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have designated right-hander Jason Marquis for release or assignment, ending his stint with the team after just seven starts. The move was made on Tuesday before the Twins played …

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    23 May 12
  • Walters throws 1st complete game for Twins

    CHICAGO (AP) — P.J. Walters tossed his first career complete game and Justin Morneau hit a three-run homer as the Minnesota Twins routed the Chicago White Sox 9-2 on Tuesday night. Walters, who gave up …

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    23 May 12
  • Lucroy, Greinke help Brewers rout Twins 16-4

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jonathan Lucroy homered twice and had a career-high seven RBIs, Zack Greinke pitched six strong innings to improve to 14-0 at Miller Park, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Minnesota Twins 16-4 …

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    21 May 12
  • Twins’ Doumit not on DL, but Blackburn is

    DETROIT (AP) — Minnesota catcher Ryan Doumit is not on the disabled list, and Twins manager Ron Gardenhire says the team’s announcement that he had been put there was incorrect. Instead, Gardenhire said Thursday that …

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    18 May 12
  • Morneau homers, Twins beat Tigers 4-3

    DETROIT (AP) — Justin Morneau hit a two-run homer in his second game back from a wrist injury, and the Minnesota Twins held on for a 4-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Thursday. P.J. …

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    18 May 12
  • Twins beat sloppy Tigers 11-7

    DETROIT (AP) — Jamey Carroll hit a two-run double in the sixth inning to give Minnesota the lead, and the Twins outlasted the sloppy Detroit Tigers 11-7 on Wednesday night. Detroit made four errors in …

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    17 May 12
  • Twins 1B Morneau will come off DL Wednesday

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — First baseman Justin Morneau will be activated from the disabled list before the Minnesota Twins play Wednesday. Morneau took another round of early batting practice Tuesday, his 31st birthday, to test his …

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    16 May 12
  • Twins falter against Lowe in 5-0 loss to Indians

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Derek Lowe didn’t fool the Minnesota Twins. His trusty sinker was so good he didn’t have to. Lowe pitched his first shutout in nearly seven years, throwing a six-hitter Tuesday and leading …

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    16 May 12