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The official site of the Minnesota Twins. You're not going to find much analysis or tough talk here, just a stream of team news and press releases.

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Santana, Twins squander early lead, drop 9th straight
via - Twins August 27, 2016 at 04:14 PM

Melvin Upton Jr. served what looked like a soft single into right field, but it took him on a non-stop trip around the bases

Mauer (quads) feeling better, returns to lineup
via - Twins August 27, 2016 at 12:38 PM

Twins first baseman Joe Mauer returned to the lineup for Saturday's game against the Blue Jays, batting second and playing first base.

Wimmers promoted, makes successful MLB debut
via - Twins August 27, 2016 at 09:38 AM

Former first-round Draft pick Alex Wimmers has finally received his call to the Majors.

Twins trounced by Blue Jays' bat strength
via - Twins August 26, 2016 at 11:44 PM

The Blue Jays' offense finally came back to life on Friday, recording 15 hits in Toronto's 15-8 rout of the Twins.

Berrios optioned to Triple-A after rough start
via - Twins August 25, 2016 at 05:14 PM

The Twins were hopeful Jose Berrios would find more success in his second go-around, but it simply hasn't worked out that way, as he's continued to struggle. The right-hander had another rough outing in Thursday's 8-5 loss to the Tigers and was optioned to Triple-A Rochester along with fellow right-hander Tyler Duffey. Lefty Andrew Albers will be called up on Friday, while the other roster move is

Twins' late offense can't bail out Berrios
via - Twins August 25, 2016 at 04:02 PM

After a lull in mid-August, Detroit's offense is starting to heat up. The Tigers stayed hot against the Twins, reaching eight runs for a fourth straight game in an 8-5 win to complete a three-game sweep at Target Field on Thursday.

Mauer held out of lineup with sore quads
via - Twins August 25, 2016 at 12:38 PM

Twins first baseman Joe Mauer was held out of the lineup for a second straight game with sore quads, and manager Paul Molitor said the injury is a bit more serious than originally thought.

More shaky pitching leads to 6th straight loss
via - Twins August 25, 2016 at 11:38 AM

Miguel Cabrera set the tone with a solo homer in the first inning, and the Tigers capitalized with a five-run third, capped by a three-run blast from Justin Upton, in a 9-4 win over the Twins on Wednesday at Target Field.

Wrist surgery to end season for Twins' Park
via - Twins August 24, 2016 at 07:08 PM

Minnesota Twins designated hitter and first baseman Byungho Park will undergo season-ending surgery Thursday on his right wrist.

Twins drop 5th straight after pitchers struggle
via - Twins August 23, 2016 at 10:32 PM

It took a little while for Detroit's offense to get rolling, but the Tigers used back-to-back three-run innings in the sixth and seventh to down the Twins in an 8-3 win on a drizzly Tuesday night at Target Field.

May, Boshers, Milone take steps forward
via - Twins August 23, 2016 at 06:56 PM

Trevor May, Buddy Boshers and Tommy Milone all started throwing programs while the Twins were on the road in Atlanta and Kansas City last week.

Inbox: How will Twins improve over offseason?
via - Twins August 22, 2016 at 01:08 PM

Twins beat reporter Rhett Bollinger answers fans' questions.

Santana's season-high 10 K's can't slow Royals
via - Twins August 21, 2016 at 07:56 PM

The Royals continue to ride dominating starting pitching with their seventh quality start in their last eight games.

Twins call up Light to replace Mejia
via - Twins August 21, 2016 at 01:02 PM

With Adalberto Mejia optioned to Triple-A Rochester after throwing 2 1/3 innings in his Major League debut on Saturday, the Twins called up right-handed reliever Pat Light prior to Sunday's game against the Royals.

Santiago struggles, Twins blanked in KC
via - Twins August 21, 2016 at 09:38 AM

The Royals, after a miserable 7-19 July that plummeted them seemingly out of contention, suddenly can do no wrong in August. Behind Alex Gordon's two home runs and yet another dominant performance by right-hander Ian Kennedy, the Royals thumped the Twins, 10-0, on Saturday night at Kauffman Stadium.

Twins call up Mejia, option Vargas
via - Twins August 20, 2016 at 07:08 PM

After Friday's marathon of a game, which went 11 innings and featured a rain delay of more than three hours, the Twins needed another arm in their bullpen, so they called up Adalberto Mejia from Triple-A Rochester on Saturday. Kennys Vargas was optioned to Triple-A.

Dozier homers; Twins drop marathon in 11th
via - Twins August 20, 2016 at 09:38 AM

Well, it was worth the wait for the Royals.

Twins and Royals delayed in 5th due to rain
via - Twins August 19, 2016 at 09:26 PM

The Royals-Twins game on Friday night went into a rain delay at 8:41 p.m. CT.

Dozier gets rare feat with 7 straight HRs vs. KC
via - Twins August 19, 2016 at 08:56 PM

Brian Dozier continued to terrorize the Royals on Friday, as he accomplished a rare feat by homering in seven straight starts against Kansas City, becoming the fourth player in Major League history to do it.

Twins extend contract with Triple-A Rochester
via - Twins August 19, 2016 at 07:14 PM

The Twins extended their player-development contract with Triple-A Rochester through the 2018 season, both clubs announced on Friday.