Minnesota Twins

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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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September 10, 2017 - 5:06 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Jason Vargas snapped a personal four-game losing streak with his career high 15th victory, Brandon Moss homered and drove in four runs and the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 11-3 on Sunday. Moss had an RBI double in a six-run second inning and a three-run homer...
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September 09, 2017 - 10:13 pm
KANSAS CITY, MO. (KNSS) -A three run eighth inning lifted the Royals to a 5-2 victory over the Twins tonight at Kaufman Stadium. Jake Junis pitched six and a third innings for the Royals allowing two runs on two home runs. Alex Gordon tied the game in the seventh with his sixth homerun of the year...
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