Minnesota Twins

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June 15, 2019 - 10:53 pm
C.J. Cron drove in the go-ahead run for Minnesota with a sixth-inning double , making Jake Odorizzi the second 10-game winner in the majors this season and capping a 5-4 comeback victory by the Twins over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. Jorge Soler sent Odorizzi (10-2) and the Twins to an...
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June 14, 2019 - 10:01 pm
Mitch Garver's two-run homer in the eighth inning snapped a scoreless tie, and Kyle Gibson gave up two hits in eight innings in the Minnesota Twins' 2-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. Garver's 11th home run of the season was deep to the berm in center field off Kansas City...
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April 03, 2019 - 8:11 pm
Minnesota Twins manager Rocco Baldelli really wanted to give Byron Buxton a rest, a day after the center fielder bruised his ribs when he crashed into the wall chasing down Adalberto Mondesi's inside-the-park home run. But then the perfect situation arose to insert the speedster Wednesday, and...
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September 15, 2018 - 9:36 pm
The Royals unloaded a 16 hit attack and cruised to a 10-3 victory over Minnesota. Alex Gordon led the attack going 3 for 5 with 5 runs batted in. Alcides Escobar went 3 for 4 with 3 runs batted in and Cam Gallagher was a perfect 4 for 4. Ian Kennedy picked up his first win since April pitching 6...
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September 07, 2018 - 11:55 pm
Eddie Rosario homered, Ehire Adrianza had three hits and three RBIs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 10-6 on Friday night to snap a five-game skid. Trevor May (4-1), one of six Minnesota relievers, picked up the win with two shutout innings. AP Photo/Jim Mone Salvador Perez...
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August 05, 2018 - 5:49 pm
Rookie Jake Cave hit his first career grand slam and closer Fernando Rodney survived a chaotic ninth inning as the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5 on Sunday. Rodney gave up Whit Merrifield's fourth hit of the game leading off the ninth, but catcher Mitch Garver threw him out trying...
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August 04, 2018 - 9:43 pm
Eddie Rosario, Max Kepler, and Logan Morrison each hit home runs for Minnesota as the Twins beat the Royals again 8-2. Alex Gordon was the lone bright spot for the Royals going two for four and driving in both Royals runs with a 2 run single in the third inning. The Royals will attempt to salvage...
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July 22, 2018 - 7:25 pm
Jarrod Dyson will be receiving a text from catcher and former Kansas City Royals teammate Drew Butera. "I'm going to tell him, 'that what speed do,'" Butera quipped. Butera hit a tiebreaking, three-run inside-the-park home run when center fielder Jake Cave failed in his attempt to make a diving...
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July 20, 2018 - 11:56 pm
The Minnesota Twins used an extra outfielder to try to stop Lucas Duda, but could not position their right fielder deep enough in the sixth inning. Duda homered and drove in three runs, Danny Duffy earned his first home win in 11 months and the Kansas City Royals held on for a 6-5 victory over the...
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July 09, 2018 - 10:37 pm
Eduardo Escobar had three hits and drove in the go-ahead run in the seventh to support Jose Berrios' strong outing as the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 3-1 on Monday night. Escobar plated Joe Mauer with a seventh-inning single as Minnesota took advantage of Kansas City's struggling...
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