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Apr 15, 2014
Rotoworld
Phil Hughes allowed four runs on eight hits over five-plus innings against the Blue Jays and was saddled with his first loss in a Twins uniform Tuesday.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 22 hours ago

TwinsCentric: On Phil Hughes and reestablishing the curve

Phil Hughes is using his curveball more. But is he doing so effectively?
St. Paul Pioneer Press Apr 16, 2014
Minnesota Twins: 'Nail issue' threw a curve at Phil Hughes

Minnesota Twins: 'Nail issue' threw a curve at Phil Hughes

Having pitched all those years in New York, Phil Hughes knows better than to make excuses.

Miller: Hughes, Twins Implode in the 6th

The Star Tribune's Phil Miller & CineSport's Brian Clark recap the Twins' 9-3 home loss to the Blue Jays at frigid Target Field & delve into what happened to Phil Hughes as the game progressed.

Twinsights: Phil Hughes and the ‘nail issue’ that may have changed his night

Having pitched all those years in New York, Phil Hughes knows better than to make excuses. That's why he batted away repeated suggestions the "nail issue" on his right index finger may have contributed to a 9-3 loss to Toronto on a cold Tuesday night at Target Field. He threw 13 curveballs across the 72 pitches required for him to navigate the first five innings. Seven of those went for balls, but he also got three outs with a pitch he has featured prominently since Day 1 of spring training, especially with two strikes. Asked how his vaunted spike curve was on this night, Hughes s......

Hughes 'lost it for a minute' in loss

Twins starting pitcher Phil Hughes was throwing well, but "I lost it for a minute," and gave up 4 runs.
St. Paul Pioneer Press Apr 15, 2014
Blue Jays 9, Twins 3: Toronto puts abrupt stop to Hughes' roll

Blue Jays 9, Twins 3: Toronto puts abrupt stop to Hughes' roll

The wheels sure came off in dizzying fashion for Phil Hughes.
Rotoworld Apr 15, 2014

Hughes gives up eight hits, four runs in loss - Phil Hughes (S) Minnesota Twins

Phil Hughes allowed four runs on eight hits over five-plus innings against the Blue Jays and was saddled with his first loss in a Twins uniform Tuesday.
Twins' Hughes to make Minnesota his home

Twins' Hughes to make Minnesota his home

Driving in from the airport Sunday night, Phil Hughes barely recognized his new home.

Hughes: We battled so well

Twins starter Phil Hughes says watching his teammates rally three times to pull out a victory was a thrilling way to end his Minnesota debut.

Tarp off, looks like Twins game is on in soggy Chicago

Temperatures in mid-30s, light rain still falling, but Phil Hughes is ready to make his Twins debut with Josmil Pinto getting his first 2014 start.
Twins: Phil Hughes pitches well at Chicago's 'Cell'

Twins: Phil Hughes pitches well at Chicago's 'Cell'

CHICAGO -- Yankee Stadium didn't agree with Phil Hughes, but the new Minnesota Twins right-hander has no problem with pitching at hitter-friendly U.S. Cellular Field, where he is scheduled to make his 2014 debut Thursday afternoon.

Twinsights: Phil Hughes hopes to build on career success at White Sox home

CHICAGO -- Yankee Stadium didn’t agree with Phil Hughes, but the new Minnesota Twins right-hander has no problem with pitching at hitter-friendly U.S. Cellular Field, where he is scheduled to make his 2014 debut Thursday afternoon. In five career outings (three starts) at the home of the Chicago White Sox, Hughes has gone 1-2 with a 1.53 earned run average in 17 2/3 innings. That includes his only career complete-game shutout, a rain-shortened six-inning three-hitter on Aug. 2, 2011. The only parks where Hughes has fared better are Seattle’s Safeco Field (0.82 ERA in 22 innings) and......

Phil Hughes talks about outing

The Twins righthander gave up five runs Sunday as he struggled with his mechanics.

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