| May 17, 2011
| 8:47 PM
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Harmon Killebrew earned every bit of his frightening nickname, hitting tape-measure home runs that awed even his fellow Hall of Famers.
Yet there was a softer side to “The Killer,” too.
The balding gentleman who...
| May 17, 2011
| 10:13 PM
On a night Felix Hernandez and Francisco Liriano engaged in a pitcher's duel for much of the evening, a pair of first-inning walks by the Mariners ace wound up being the difference in a 2-1 loss to Minnesota at Safeco Field.
The Twins snapped a nine-game...
| May 31, 2011
Brennan Boesch's eighth-inning sacrifice fly gave the Tigers a 8-7 win over the Minnesota Twins Tuesday night, Detroit's ninth straight over the Twins.
Danny Worth's single led off the bottom of the eighth, followed by Austin Jackson, attempted to bunt...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 3:03 PM
Michael Cuddyer drove in two runs, Anthony Swarzak pitched six effective innings and the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 8-2 Thursday night.
The Twins snapped a four-game losing streak and picked up their third victory in 13 games.
| Jun 3, 2011
| 3:46 AM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Anthony Swarzak could be going back to Minnesota's bullpen after picking up his first victory in nearly two years.
Swarzak pitched six effective innings, Michael Cuddyer drove in two runs and the Twins beat the Kansas City...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 8:39 PM
Carl Pavano picked up his 100th career victory and Michael Cuddyer homered as the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 Friday night.
Pavano (3-5), who was 0-3 with a 5.28 ERA in six May starts, won for the first time since April 24. He held...
| Jun 5, 2011
| 11:52 AM
Royals manager Ned Yost is keeping a positive attitude when it comes to struggling right-hander Luke
Hochevar. Hochevar dropped his third consecutive decision Saturday night when the Minnesota Twins got to him for six runs in a 7-2 victory over Kansas...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Scott Baker proved the ideal elixir for a Minnesota Twins team made sick by the Detroit Tigers.
Baker (8-5) returned from the disabled list and worked five scoreless innings, allowing just three hits while striking out five, to lead the Twins to a 4-1...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 5:59 PM
The Detroit Tigers know the Minnesota Twins are likely to be hanging around down the stretch and are glad to knock them back whenever possible.Relying on strong starting pitching and timely hitting, the Tigers did just that.Rick Porcello cruised through...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 1:05 AM
ARLINGTON, Texas - Ian Kinsler homered and drove in four runs as the Texas Rangers pounded out the most runs and hits in the majors this season with a 20-6 rout of the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.
Kinsler had four of the Rangers' league-best 27 hits...