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Twins Close to Acquiring Starting Pitching Help
The Twins are reportedly close to acquiring left handed starting pitcher Jamie Garcia from the Atlanta Braves for a minor leaguer. The name of the minor league hasn't been revealed.
Twins, Berrios Top Yankees 6-1
The Twins behind a 6-run 2nd inning defeated the New York Yankees 6-1 Wednesday to capture the rubber game of the 3-game series.
Sartell’s Champion Field Is Getting Rebuilt
Champion Field in Sartell is getting $500,000 worth of renovations starting August 1, 2018. Jason Mathiasen from the Pine Cone Central Park Association board says construction on the field could not happen this year due to a lack of contractor available.
Orioles Down Twins 11-5
The Twins lost 11-5 to the Orioles at Target Field yesterday. Twins' starter Kyle Gibson lasted just 4-plus innings with 9 hits and 7 earned runs allowed to take the loss and drop to 5-7.
Royals Top Twins; Sano, Santana Named All Stars
The Twins lost 6-2 Sunday in Kansas City to drop into a tie with the Royals for 2nd place in the American League Central. The Royals scored 3 runs in 3rd inning, 2 runs in 4th inning and 1 run in the 5th.
Timberwolves Agree To Sign Gibson
The Timberwolves added another veteran to the roster when they reportedly agreed to sign free agent power forward Taj Gibson to a 2-year $28 Million deal.
The State of Baseball; Is the Sport Threatened? [VIDEO]
Baseball was considered by many to be the American past time for many years but with the popularity of football, basketball hockey and many other sports baseball is being threatened in the spring and summer.
St. Cloud Rox Open Their Season Tonight
The St. Cloud Rox start the 2017 season tonight in Waterloo when they play the Bucks at 6:35, pregame on AM 1390-Granite City Sports at 6:05.
Astros Rally Past Twins 16-8
The Twins coughed up an 8-2 lead and lost 16-8 Monday to the Houston Astros. Houston scored 11 runs in the 8th inning and 3 in the 9th inning to come from behind to win. Ervin Santana allowed 1 earned run in 7 innings but the bullpen struggled.
Twins, Santana Blank Orioles 2-0
The Twins behind Ervin Santana shutout the Orioles in Baltimore 2-0 last night. Santana threw a complete game 2-hit shutout with 2 walks and 6 strikeouts to get the win and improve to 7-2.
Twins Pound Orioles 14-7
The Twins outscored the Orioles in Baltimore 14-7 last night to win the first game of a 3-game series. Minnesota trailed 6-2 before scoring 4 runs in the 5th inning and adding 6 runs in the 6th inning.
Twins Split Doubleheader With Royals
The Twins split a doubleheader with the Royals at Target Field Sunday. Kansas City won the first game 6-4 and the Twins won the 2nd game 8-4.