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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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Twins break tie in eighth to back stellar Berrios
via - Twins May 21, 2018 at 10:28 PM

Jose Berrios threw eight sharp innings, striking out nine and allowing two runs, and the Twins scored two in the eighth inning to take the series opener against the Tigers on Monday.

Odorizzi K's 10 before LoMo's single lifts Twins
via - Twins May 20, 2018 at 10:28 PM

Jake Odorizzi struck out 10 and surrendered just five hits in 5 2/3 innings, and Logan Morrison smashed a tiebreaking two-run single in the eighth inning to help Minnesota edge out the Brewers, 3-1, at Target Field. The Brewers' Jesus Aguilar hit his seventh homer, going yard in all three games against the Twins.

Romero solid, but Twins fall on late home run
via - Twins May 19, 2018 at 11:04 PM

The Twins have found themselves on the wrong end of close games often this year, and they saw another potential win evaporate late on Sunday.

Gibson scuffles in Border Battle opener
via - Twins May 18, 2018 at 10:28 PM

Kyle Gibson saw his streak of allowing three runs or fewer snapped at four starts, as he scuffled through 5 1/3 innings in a 8-3 loss to Milwaukee in the first game of the Border Battle between the two Interleague rivals.

Taking stock of the Twins at quarter mark
via - Twins May 17, 2018 at 10:28 PM

The first quarter of the 2018 season has featured the Indians and Twins jousting for the top spot in the American League Central, as many expected. No team in the division having a record above .500 is more of a surprise. Here's what we know overall about the five AL Central squads at the season's quarter mark.

Late rally for naught after Lynn chased early
via - Twins May 16, 2018 at 10:28 PM

For the first time in his career, Lance Lynn took the mound on Wednesday to face the Cardinals, the team that drafted him. It was not a warm return, as the Cards chased Lynn early and went on to win, 7-5, at Target Field. St. Louis taxed Lynn for 34 pitches in the first inning and scored two runs on Dexter Fowler's RBI single to take an early lead. Lynn threw 82 pitches and 46 strikes over three i

Berrios rebounds, K's 10 in win vs. Cardinals
via - Twins May 15, 2018 at 10:28 PM

After scuffling through four subpar starts, Jose Berrios turned it around against the Cardinals, finding his curveball again while striking out 10 over 7 1/3 strong innings, and was backed offensively by Byron Buxton's speed and a two-run homer from Bobby Wilson in a 4-1 win on Tuesday night at Target field.

Late miscue wastes Odorizzi's start in makeup
via - Twins May 14, 2018 at 11:46 PM

Jake Odorizzi battled inclement weather and a gritty Mariners offense to turn in one of his best outings of the season on Monday night. But it ended as a no-decision and a 1-0 Twins loss at Target Field.

Molitor: Sano not very close to 100 percent
via - Twins May 14, 2018 at 10:28 PM

Miguel Sano took batting practice and ground balls prior to Monday's matchup against the Mariners, but it may still be a bit before the Twins' slugger returns to game action.

Twins miss chance in 9th inning, Angels don't
via - Twins May 13, 2018 at 10:28 PM

After winning back-to-back games with late rallies, the Twins found themselves on the wrong side of a heartbreaker on Sunday, losing on a walk-off RBI single from Zack Cozart in the ninth inning of a 2-1 loss to the Angels in the series finale that saw the teams split the four-game set at Angel Stadium.

Buxton crashes into wall making 4-star catch
via - Twins May 12, 2018 at 10:58 PM

Twins center fielder Byron Buxton made his first four-star catch of the year on Saturday, robbing Ian Kinsler of extra bases with a running grab in right-center field before running into the wall in the fourth inning.

May makes first start in Tommy John rehab
via - Twins May 12, 2018 at 10:28 PM

Twins right-hander Trevor May took a big step in his recovery from last year's Tommy John surgery, beginning his Minor League rehab assignment by throwing three scoreless innings with Class A Advanced Fort Myers on Saturday.

Kepler sits out with bruised left hand
via - Twins May 11, 2018 at 10:28 PM

Twins right fielder Max Kepler was held out of the starting lineup Friday for precautionary reasons after being hit on his left hand by a pitch in Thursday's 7-4 loss to the Angels.

Dozier, Kepler connect for back-to-back homers
via - Twins May 10, 2018 at 11:28 PM

After the offense was held in check through five innings, the Twins broke out with back-to-back homers from Brian Dozier and Max Kepler against the Angels on Thursday night at Angel Stadium.

Buxton returns from DL for opener in Anaheim
via - Twins May 10, 2018 at 10:28 PM

The Twins returned outfielder Byron Buxton from his rehab assignment and have reinstated him from the 10-day disabled list.

Inbox: Can Buxton get rolling upon DL return?
via - Twins May 09, 2018 at 10:28 PM

After losing 12 out of 14 games, the Twins have bounced back to win five straight and enter Wednesday only a half-game back of the Indians in the American League Central.

Odorizzi sets tone as Twins win 5th straight
via - Twins May 08, 2018 at 10:28 PM

Jake Odorizzi is proving that he can go home again. Odorizzi, who grew up 30 miles northeast of St. Louis in Highland, Ill., held the Cardinals to just two hits over five innings in a 7-1 Twins victory on Tuesday afternoon at Busch Stadium. He retired nine of the final 10 batters he faced as the Twins won their season-high fifth game in a row. Odorizzi's only mistake was missing with a fastball to

Romero (9 K's) leads Twins to 4th straight win
via - Twins May 07, 2018 at 11:46 PM

Fernando Romero followed up his solid Major League debut with six scoreless innings and nine strikeouts as the Twins won a season-high fourth straight game, while snapping the Cardinals' five-game win streak. Minnesota left fielder Eddie Rosario had a pair of hits and scored a run, and he robbed Dexter Fowler of a two-run homer in the second with a leaping catch at the wall. Rosario has hit safely

Twins take series vs. Sox with late breakthrough
via - Twins May 06, 2018 at 10:28 PM

James Shields (6 2/3 IP, 3 ER) didn't allow a hit until the 7th, but the Twins broke through with 3 in that inning, capped by Logan Morrison's 2-run double. Eddie Rosario had a solo homer and RBI single, while Kyle Gibson (6 2/3, 3 ER) matched Shields as the Twins took 3 of 4 in Chicago.

Rosario rakes, as Lynn deals for 1st Twins win
via - Twins May 05, 2018 at 11:10 PM

Eddie Rosario went 4-for-5 with a homer and 5 RBIs and Lance Lynn (6 IP, 2 ER, 7 K's) earned his first win of the year as the Twins roughed up Hector Santiago and the White Sox, 8-4. Tim Anderson homered twice for Chicago and Jose Abreu hit an RBI single.