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Toronto Sun 11 hours ago
Blue Jays drop opener of doubleheader against Twins
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Blue Jays drop opener of doubleheader against Twins

They broke out the plows and the shovels at Target Field early Thursday morning.
Toronto Star 12 hours ago

R.A. Dickey’s struggles continue as Blue Jays blanked by Twins

R.A. Dickey issues five walks and gave up five runs in just 4 1/3 innings.
National Post 12 hours ago

Toronto Blue Jays, R.A. Dickey pummelled by Twins in freezing Minnesota

The Blue Jays were shut out as Kyle Gibson pitched a career-high eight scoreless innings
St. Paul Pioneer Press 14 hours ago

Take me out to the brrrr-game: 31-degree day coldest Twins game ever

The Twins and Toronto Blue Jays made weather history Thursday at Target Field, an unavoidable concession to the cold for both teams.
St. Paul Pioneer Press 15 hours ago
Minnesota Twins: Joe Mauer is All-Star Game ambassador

Minnesota Twins: Joe Mauer is All-Star Game ambassador

Twins first baseman Joe Mauer knows he will be at the All-Star Game on July 15 at Target Field. Now he just has to earn his spot on the team.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 15 hours ago

Rand: Twins name Mauer all-star ambassador

Joe Mauer will be responsible for helping promote the All-Star festivities, which start with All-Star FanFest at the Minneapolis Convention Center on July 11 and run through the All-Star Game itself at Target Field on July 15.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 3 hours ago

Dozier kept taking pitches

Twins second baseman Brian Dozier says Sergio Santos kept throwing his slider, even though he couldn't keep it in the strike zone, during bizarre eight-walk inning.
KFFL 11 hours ago

Twins | Brian Dozier getting foot down earlier

Minnesota Twins 2B Brian Dozier said he worked last season to get his foot down ...
St. Paul Pioneer Press 5 hours ago
Minnesota Twins: Big inning caps sweep, lets Pelfrey off hook

Minnesota Twins: Big inning caps sweep, lets Pelfrey off hook

Mike Pelfrey was bad; Sergio Santos was worse.
Rotoworld 4 hours ago

Mike Pelfrey walks five in poor showing - Mike Pelfrey (S) Minnesota Twins

Mike Pelfrey gave up five runs -- four earned -- in 4 1/3 innings Thursday in a no-decision versus the Blue Jays.
St. Paul Pioneer Press 7 hours ago

Charley Walters: Twins' Chris Colabello is a no-name no longer

Entering Thursday evening's game against Toronto at chilly Target Field, Chris Colabello led the American League in runs batted in (16) and doubles (seven) while hitting .327.
Rotoworld 4 hours ago

Chris Colabello knocks in three in nightcap - Chris Colabello (DH) Minnesota Twins

Chris Colabello went 3-for-4 with two doubles and three RBI as the Twins came from behind to beat the Blue Jays 9-5 in the second game of Thursday's doubleheader.
St. Paul Pioneer Press 12 hours ago

Kyle Gibson pitches Twins to 7-0 victory over Blue Jays

The Twins spent $84 million to acquire top-notch starting pitchers Ricky Nolasco and Phil Hughes, but their 2014 ace was up their sleeve all along.
Twinkie Town 16 hours ago

Pre-Double Header Notes: Nunez Called Up, Starters

That's fun. Twins Call Up Eduardo Nunez Thanks to the magic of double headers and roster rules, both the Twins and the Blue Jays are allowed to carry 26 players for today only. In the case of the Twins, they'll call up newly acquired infielder Eduardo Nunez. He has gone 7-for-18 with a home run in...
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 11 hours ago

Gibson wanted to go nine

Twins starting pitcher Kyle Gibson describes his unsuccessful lobbying to stay in for ninth inning of Twins' 7-0 win over Toronto.

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Toronto Star Apr 15, 2014
Blue Jays battle bitter cold to beat Minnesota Twins

Blue Jays battle bitter cold to beat Minnesota Twins

Munenori Kawasaki ignited a five-run rally in the sixth inning, while Brett Lawrie hit a grand slam in the ninth, as the Blue Jays routed the Minnesota Twins 9-3.

Blue Jays warm up against Twins' Hughes in 9-3 victory

After five shutout innings, the Twins starter gave up four runs in Toronto’s five-run sixth.
Toronto Star Apr 15, 2014
Blue Jays battle bitter cold against Minnesota Twins

Blue Jays battle bitter cold against Minnesota Twins

Temperatures at Target Field in Minneapolis hovered just above freezing Tuesday night as the Blue Jays opened a three-game series against the Minnesota Twins
St. Paul Pioneer Press Apr 15, 2014
Vikings 'stepping up' efforts to bring MLS to Minnesota

Vikings 'stepping up' efforts to bring MLS to Minnesota

The Minnesota Vikings are "stepping up" talks with Major League Soccer about bringing a team to the Twin Cities, a team official told a group of metro-area business leaders Tuesday.

Twinsights: Oswaldo Arcia receives cortisone shot in ailing wrist

Twins right fielder Oswaldo Arcia, on the disabled list with a sore right wrist, received a cortisone shot in hopes of speeding up the healing process. Arcia, who last played on April 4 at Cleveland, would be eligible to come off the DL on Sunday at Kansas City, but Twins... Read more..

Twinsights: Gardy wants to see more than home runs from Brian Dozier

Since the middle of June, Brian Dozier has hit 22 home runs. Among big-league second basemen this year, only Pittsburgh's Neil Walker (six) has gone deep more often than Dozier. And yet, Twins manager Ron Gardenhire isn't interested in his leadoff man becoming too power happy. "He hit 18 last year, so he obviously can do that and he’s doing it again this year," Gardenhire said before Tuesday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays. "But I think ultimately what we’d like to seee is him get his average up and on the base a little bit more leading off. Home ru... Read more..

Coming to Twins game? Dress for ice fishing

Lineups are out for tonight's Twins game against Toronto at Target Field, where temperatures should drop below freezing before the end.

Twinsights: R.A. Dickey and his power knuckler loom on Wednesday

After splitting their two looks at R.A. Dickey last season, the Minnesota Twins get another crack at the veteran knuckleballer (weather willing) on Wednesday night. The 2012 Cy Young Award winner went 1-1 with a 6.08 earned run average against his former team in 2013. The Twins put six runs on him in seven innings on July 6 in Toronto, sandwiching that victory with six-game losing... Read more..

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