Los Angeles Angels defeat Minnesota Twins, 13-4
Today is an off day, so the Twins can lick their wounds and rest their arms after getting whomped all weekend by the Angels.
Then they can head to a three-game series in Cleveland with what’s becoming the worst pitching staff of the Ron Gardenhire-Rick Anderson administration.
The Twins manager and pitching coach were seen frequently on Sunday (never a good sign) to advise or remove their pitchers, but their words and moves did little to slow the Angels’ onslaught du...
Orlando Cabrera committed a fielding error in the fifth inning Sunday. But the Twins still have liked what they've seen from their new player.
Cabrera was 1-for-3 Sunday but that hit was a solo homer in the fourth that extended his hitting streak to 13 games. He saw 24 pitches in four plate appearances Sunday, including eight in his first at-bat (he struck out) and 10 in his third (he walked).
The best thing about Cabrera, the Twins feel, is he's a polished veteran p...
I know he's been gone a while. I know it's time to move on.
I can't help it. I miss Torii Hunter.
Stuck on the disabled list, Hunter didn't get to play in what might have been his last opportunity to take the Metrodome field on Sunday, so he had lots of energy after the Angels' 13-4 victory.
He was sitting in his chair in the middle of the clubhouse when Angels leadoff man Chone Figgins walked by. "This is Joe Biden," Hunter said, pointing his thumb at Figgins. "I...