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Late-arriving Twins look to sweep the Phillies behind Ricky Nolasco

Ricky Nolasco is on the mound today as the Twins try to take three games from Philadelphia
Twinkie Town Jun 18, 2016

Yankees 7, Twins 6: Once More, With Feeling

It's kinda like the "Doctor Who" episode "Heaven Sent." Park Bang! Park Bang! Cue the music! Byung-Ho Park's fourth-inning dinger put your Twins (they ain't mine, I disown them) up 4-0, and given that Ricky Nolasco was channeling his non-sucky alternate identity (named, oddly by my lights, "FunkitudityEWF76"), it seemed like the Twins had a chance at winning this game. If you thought that, are You Even A Twins Fan? Of course, Buddy Boshers (heretofore yet to surrender an ER this year) would come in to relieve Nolasco after seven strong, schizophrenic innings. Of course Boshers would allow a...

No relief in sight as Twins fall to Yankees

Ricky Nolasco throws strong seven innings, but bullpen gives up five runs in final two.

Nolasco gets through six innings in Twins win

The righthander is the first one on the staff to win three games.
Twinkie Town Jun 7, 2016

Tuesday Twins: The Twins won't be drafting based on (immediate) need

Hi y'all! Here are the links: The MLB Draft is later this week, and Paul Molitor says the Twins won't be drafting based on need. Good writer Eno Sarris recently asked Byron Buxton about his thoughts on "Byron Buston" for his recent article, "Theory and Implementation with Byron Buxton", for Fan graphs. Ricky Nolasco gushed about the time he met Mohammed Ali as a Mami Marlin. The Twins had an off-day yesterday, which at least a couple spent purifying themselves on the waters of Lake Minnetonka. A West Fargo Vietnam veteran gets to raise the flag at the Twins game tonight. He reminisced...

Twins postgame: Thoughts on Molitor, Suzuki and Sano

The Twins lost 4-2 on Friday as Ricky Nolasco couldn't get out of an eighth-inning jam.

Twins postgame: Thoughts on Molitor, Suzuki and Sano

The Twins lost 4-2 on Friday as Ricky Nolasco couldn't get out of an eighth-inning jam

Postgame: Dozier takes one to the helmet and laughs it off

The Twins got a strong start from Ricky Nolasco and his fastball; Joe Mauer thrived on outside pitches.

Nolasco: Some long battles with Mariners hitters

Twins righthander Ricky Nolasco says he wished he was more efficient, but Seattle's hitters made him throw a lot of pitches in the Twins' 5-4 win.

Twins hang on for 5-4 win in Seattle, their first sweep there since 2007

Kevin Jepsen allowed a two-run homer in the ninth but was able to preserve strong performances by the offense and starter Ricky Nolasco.

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