9:52 AM EDT, Fri July 01, 2022

Rocco Baldelli on relief help: Key addition could benefit entire bullpen

After watching Twins relievers give up lead after lead to Cleveland, manager Rocco Baldelli talked about what could happen "when you add pieces toward the end of a bullpen."
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 7 hours ago

Twins start 3-game series against the Orioles

Baltimore Orioles (35-42, fifth in the AL East) vs. Minnesota Twins (43-36, first in the AL Central)
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 10 hours ago

Twins pitching prospect Jordan Balazovic gets lit up in 10-0 loss for St. Paul Saints against Omaha

Jordan Balazovic gave up seven earned runs for the St. Paul Saints, including three home runs, before the end of the first inning.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 15 hours ago

Giménez homer in 9th gives Guardians 5-3 win over Twins

Andrés Giménez watched his home run clear the center-field fence, kissed his bat and then flipped it while turning toward Minnesota's stunned dugout.
Twinkie Town 16 hours ago
Guardians 5, Twins 3: No, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no ,no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, and also no

Guardians 5, Twins 3: No, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no ,no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, and also no

Photo by Nick Cammett/ You’ve seen this movie before. CRAWLING IN MY SKIN THESE WOUNDS THEY WILL NOT HEE-ALLLL MAYBE IF I DO A BAD JOB OF THIS RECAP THEY’LL FIRE ME AND I WON’T HAVE TO WATCH THIS TEAM IMPLODE I’VE LOST THE BEAT OF THIS SONG aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa Okay, so the Twins didn’t score first, but they pulled ahead 3 to 1 early, thanks to Jose Miranda hitting a 3 run double in the 3rd to score Luis Arraez, Carlos Correa, and Max Kepler. And oh, how we will look back at the 3rd-7th innings...
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 17 hours ago

Andres Gimenez' walk-off home run completes Guardians' rally past Twins

Tyler Thornburg couldn't hold a 3-1 lead, giving up two runs in both the eighth and ninth innings as the Twins lost the five-game series in Cleveland.
Twinkie Town 21 hours ago
Game 79: Twins at Guardians

Game 79: Twins at Guardians

And from the darkness arose a hero. | Photo by Nick Cammett/ pls win this time First Pitch: 12:10 CentralTV: Bally Sports North, MLBN (Out of Market)Radio: TIBNKnow Thine Enemy: Covering the Corner Despite all my rage, I am still just gonna watch this Twins/Guardians game.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 22 hours ago

Twins face former Cy Young winner Shane Bieber in series finale in Cleveland

Both teams have won twice in the five-game set, although the Twins' losses have been bullpen meltdowns. The Twins have a two-game lead in the AL Central.

Yet another bullpen meltdown sends Twins to 10-inning loss in Cleveland

Emilio Pagan was again pivotal in a late-game bullpen meltdown — even though he didn't give up the game-ending homer — as the Twins gave up a 6-3 lead in the 10th.

The crying game: A night of tears and frustration for the Twins (1980s edition)

Wednesday's shocking Twins loss in Cleveland was a reminder of another night in team lore that is burned into the memory of an older generation of fans.

Guardians take on the Twins after Rosario's 4-hit game

Minnesota Twins (43-35, first in the AL Central) vs. Cleveland Guardians (38-34, second in the AL Central)

Naylor's 2-run HR in 10th gives Guardians 7-6 win over Twins

Josh Naylor hit a two-run homer with two outs in the 10th inning, completing a four-run rally that gave the Cleveland Guardians a 7-6 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night.
Twinkie Town Jun 29, 2022
Guardians 7, Twins 6:

Guardians 7, Twins 6:

David Richard-USA TODAY Sports If you don’t have anything nice to title, title nothing at all Dylan Bundy did enough today to earn a win. The big righty may be less than trustworthy on the mound, but 5.0 innings with 3 runs given up (2 earned) is as much as this team can ask for from the embattled starter. The bullpen did enough today to earn a win. The Twins rolled with all three of their current trustworthy relievers, with Caleb Thielbar, Griffin Jax, and Jhoan Duran combining to hurl 4.0 scoreless innings- allowing only 2 hits and no walks. The offense did enough...

Throwing 140 pitches isn't unbelievable; ask Twins' Devin Smeltzer

Devin Smeltzer's goal is to go deep into games. He once threw 140 pitches in one.

Twins sparkplug Luis Arraez rises to top of batting race

Just a few months into Luis Arraezs major league career, Cleveland manager Terry Francona marveled at the hitting machine division rival Minnesota was integrating into the lineup and predicted he would one day win a batting title.

Twins Player News

  • 1 Luis Arraez

    Luis Arraez

    Guardians 5, Twins 3: No, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no ,no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, and also no

  • 1 Carlos Correa

    Carlos Correa

    Guardians 5, Twins 3: No, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no ,no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, and also no

  • 1 Max Kepler

    Max Kepler

    Guardians 5, Twins 3: No, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no ,no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, and also no

  • Byron Buxton

    Byron Buxton

    Byron Buxton's career-high 20th homer caps Twins doubleheader split with Guardians

  • Gio Urshela

    Gio Urshela

    Game 77: Twins at Guardians

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