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  • Wild surge past Blackhawks 4-1 for 6th straight win

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Jared Spurgeon, Erik Haula and Nino Niederreiter scored in the third period to lift surging Minnesota to a 4-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday night, stretching the Wild’s …

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    30 Mar 16
  • Dozier, Sano homer, Twins beat Red Sox 6-2

    FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) – Brian Dozier’s first-pitch home run and another shot by Miguel Sano just five pitches later set the tone as the Minnesota Twins beat the Boston Red Sox 6-2 Tuesday in …

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    30 Mar 16
  • Twins give Nolasco spot in rotation, send Duffey to Triple-A

    FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) – The Minnesota Twins have finalized their 25-man regular season roster, making right-hander Ricky Nolasco their fifth starter. The Twins announced Tuesday they’ve optioned right-hander Tyler Duffey to Triple-A Rochester with …

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    30 Mar 16
  • Wiggins, Wolves hold off late charge by Suns in 121-116 win

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Andrew Wiggins scored 32 points, Karl-Anthony Towns added 27 points and 10 boards and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Phoenix Suns 121-116 on Monday night. Wiggins needed just 13 field goal …

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    29 Mar 16
  • Cole pitches into 5th inning in Pirates' loss to Twins

      BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) – Gerrit Cole pitched into the fifth inning in Pittsburgh’s 6-4 loss to the Minnesota Twins on Monday and likely will need one more start in Florida before joining the Pirates’ …

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    29 Mar 16
  • Ellsbury hitless in return, Yankees lose 5-2 to Twins

      TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – Jacoby Ellsbury was hitless in three at-bats after missing a week with a right wrist injury as the New York Yankees lost 5-2 to the Minnesota Twins on Sunday. Ellsbury …

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    28 Mar 16
  • Parise scores 3 to lead Wild past Flames, 6-2

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Zach Parise scored three times for his third hat trick of the season and added an assist as the Wild beat the Calgary Flames 6-2 on Thursday night, spoiling …

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    25 Mar 16
  • Stanton blasts 2nd home run in 2 days in Marlins' 8-4 loss

      JUPITER, Fla. (AP) – Giancarlo Stanton hit his second home run in as many days, a blast that bounced off the roof and over the clubhouse in left field, that was easily the highlight …

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    25 Mar 16