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  • Twins to recall Butera for catching depth

    Anaheim, Calif. (AP) – The Minnesota Twins are recalling catcher Drew Butera from the minors to add some depth behind banged-up Joe Mauer, and designating third-baseman Sean Burroughs for assignment. The club announced the moves …

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    02 May 12
  • Williams pitches 3-hitter, Angels beat Twins 4-0

    Anaheim, Calif. (AP) – Jerome Williams earned his second major league shutout with a three-hitter, Torii Hunter homered for the fourth time in five games after a season-opening 18-game drought, and Howie Kendrick also went …

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    02 May 12
  • Hunter HRs, Wilson solid in Angels’ win over Twins

    Anaheim, Calif. (AP) – C.J. Wilson pitched five-hit ball into the eighth inning, Torii Hunter homered and drove in three runs, and the Los Angeles Angels returned from a rough road trip with a 4-3 …

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    01 May 12
  • Twins’ Parmelee doing well after being hit in head

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Twins say first baseman Chris Parmelee “is doing well” a day after he was hit in the head by a pitch from Boston’s Justin Thomas. A Twins spokesman says …

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    27 Apr 12
  • Red Sox bullpen hangs on for 7-6 win over Twins, Parmalee leaves game early

    Minneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Mike Aviles homered and the Boston Red Sox bullpen just barely avoided another big collapse in a 7-6 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night. Alfredo Aceves struck out Denard …

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    26 Apr 12
  • Beckett, Ortiz lead Red Sox over Twins 11-2

    MInneapolis, Minn. (AP) – Josh Beckett had five strikeouts and one confrontation with an umpire in six sharp innings and David Ortiz homered with three RBIs to lead the Boston Red Sox to an 11-2 …

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    25 Apr 12
  • Jennings leads Rays to 6-2 win over Twins, Blackburn set to rejoin rotation

    Saint Petersburg, Fla. (AP) – Desmond Jennings homered and drove in three runs as the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 on Sunday. Jennings had a sacrifice fly during a two-run third and …

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    23 Apr 12
  • Granderson hits 3 homers, Yankees beat Twins 7-6

    Bronx, New York (AP) – Curtis Granderson hit three home runs in the first four innings and matched a career high with five hits, leading the New York Yankees to a 7-6 victory over the …

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    20 Apr 12