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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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Mejia ready to face Red Sox for first time
via - Twins June 28, 2017 at 12:02 PM

Red Sox right-hander Rick Porcello hasn't been able to replicate the kind of numbers he put up when he won last year's American League Cy Young Award, but he is coming off a quality start and will look to build on it against the Twins on Wednesday. Minnesota will counter with rookie left-hander Adalberto Mejia.

Weather prematurely ends Santiago's return
via - Twins June 28, 2017 at 09:38 AM

With Hector Santiago making his first start since June 6 after just one three-inning rehab appearance, and a doubleheader looming in Kansas City on Saturday, the Twins' rotation was already in a precarious situation on Tuesday night.

Gee set for first outing at Triple-A Rochester
via - Twins June 27, 2017 at 07:08 PM

After being optioned to Triple-A Rochester on Monday, pitcher Dillon Gee will make his first appearance as a member of the Twins' organization on Wednesday.

Santiago returns from DL to face Red Sox
via - Twins June 27, 2017 at 11:26 AM

After missing three weeks with a left shoulder strain, veteran left-hander Hector Santiago is set to rejoin the rotation and start for the Twins on Tuesday against the Red Sox in the second game of the four-game set at Fenway Park. Fellow lefty Drew Pomeranz starts for Boston.

Berrios makes adjustments to limit damage
via - Twins June 27, 2017 at 09:38 AM

Jose Berrios' ability to pitch his way out of trouble was again tested against the Red Sox on Monday, and while he showed poise by limiting damage early and was locked in a pitchers' duel with Boston ace Chris Sale, he was ultimately undone by leaving two runners on in the seventh.

Gimenez's HR all Twins can get vs. Sale, Sox
via - Twins June 26, 2017 at 09:32 PM

Chris Sale's latest pitching clinic helped deliver the Red Sox a 4-1 victory over the Twins in Monday night's opener of a four-game series between two teams that started the day in first place in their respective divisions.

Sano leads at 3B, needs final AL ballot push
via - Twins June 26, 2017 at 06:38 PM

Miguel Sano remains the leader among American League third basemen in the final Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot update released Monday, but is only narrowly leading the Indians' Jose Ramirez, who made up ground in the past week.

Sa-No time to waste in AL balloting
via - Twins June 26, 2017 at 12:08 PM

The Midsummer Classic voting race has entered the home stretch. With the 88th All-Star Game presented by MasterCard drawing ever closer, Major League Baseball released its final updates on the results of the Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot on Monday.

Santana leads Twins to sweep, 1st place
via - Twins June 25, 2017 at 06:02 PM

Ervin Santana did not have the chance to face the Indians the last time the Twins ran into their division rival. In a 4-0 win over the Tribe on Sunday afternoon, Minnesota's rotation leader turned in the kind of outing that will have Cleveland hoping it can avoid him in the future, too.

Hughes makes solid rehab outing
via - Twins June 25, 2017 at 01:14 PM

Twins right-hander Phil Hughes (right biceps injury) made a rehab outing with Triple-A Rochester on Saturday. Hughes came into the game in the seventh inning and pitched a scoreless inning. He allowed one hit, walked one and recorded one strikeout on 21 pitches.

Ervin seeking reversion to early-season form
via - Twins June 25, 2017 at 09:38 AM

Twins ace Ervin Santana and Indians right-hander Josh Tomlin will square off in the series finale between the two ballclubs on Sunday at Progressive Field.

Dozier's dinger helps Twins conquer Kluber
via - Twins June 24, 2017 at 08:50 PM

Despite a dominant start by Indians ace Corey Kluber, Brian Dozier's go-ahead solo home run in the eighth inning off Cody Allen proved to be the difference in the Twins' 4-2 victory over the Indians on Saturday at Progressive Field.

Kepler scratched after fouling ball off foot
via - Twins June 24, 2017 at 03:14 PM

In the eighth inning of Friday's 5-0 win over the Indians, Twins right fielder Max Kepler fouled a pitch off his right foot, causing the team's trainer to come to the batter's box to check on him. Although Kepler stayed in for the rest of the game, he was experiencing discomfort in the foot before Saturday's game.

Twins look to cool Kluber behind Gibson
via - Twins June 24, 2017 at 09:38 AM

A pair of right-handers will face off in the middle of a three-game set between two American League Central foes, as Twins starter Kyle Gibson and Indians ace Corey Kluber will take the mound on Saturday at Progressive Field.

Twins cool Tribe's bats as big 2nd backs Mejia
via - Twins June 23, 2017 at 11:50 PM

The Indians returned home as the American League Central leaders, but the Twins still plan on having a say in the race this summer. On Friday night, Minnesota lefty Adalberto Mejia quieted Cleveland's recently scorching lineup, guiding the Twins to a 5-0 win at Progressive Field.

Hildenberger, Gee added to Twins' roster
via - Twins June 23, 2017 at 06:02 PM

The Twins announced the callup of pitchers young and veteran Thursday, selecting the contracts of Trevor Hildenberger and Dillon Gee.

Twins, Mejia eye redemption against Tribe
via - Twins June 23, 2017 at 11:38 AM

The Twins will start an 11-game road trip on Friday with a chance at redemption during a three-game set in Cleveland. The Indians swept the four-game series between the division foes last weekend to surpass the Twins atop the American League Central.

After record delay, Twins blanked by White Sox
via - Twins June 22, 2017 at 10:20 PM

After a record-breaking rain delay, a five-run first inning from the White Sox was more than enough to back a strong start by left-hander Jose Quintana in a 9-0 win over the Twins on Thursday at Target Field.

Turley looks to bounce back in finale with Sox
via - Twins June 22, 2017 at 09:38 AM

Left-hander Nik Turley will makes his third Major League start as the Twins go for a series sweep against lefty Jose Quintana and the White Sox on Thursday at Target Field.

Sano's 18th jack helps Twins surge past Sox
via - Twins June 21, 2017 at 11:38 PM

For the second straight outing, right-hander Jose Berrios spun eight innings of two-run ball as he helped lead the Twins to a 4-2 win over the White Sox on Wednesday night at Target Field.