CLEVELAND - The Twins never trailed Friday night, and 17 games into the season, it was about time.
After falling behind at least once in their... Read more
CLEVELAND - Twins pitcher Kevin Slowey grew up in Pittsburgh, about 130 miles from Cleveland's Progressive Field, so 20 family members made the... Read more
CLEVELAND - The Twins had a chance to make an early-season statement against Cleveland on Sunday before the Indians introduced them to a pair of... Read more
Anthony Swarzak figured out when he was young that he could throw a baseball harder than other kids. "I liked the attention," he said. "I liked... Read more
Nothing can suck the atmosphere out of a ballgame like a giving up a big inning to an opponent whose pitcher is the reigning Cy Young award... Read more
For years, Twins players have pulled for Jason Kubel to have a breakthrough season -- and break out of his quiet shell.
This looks like the... Read more
CLEVELAND - At 4-10 with a 5.56 ERA, Francisco Liriano just shook his head and sighed Tuesday when asked how frustrating it's been.
The Twins... Read more
CLEVELAND - Orlando Cabrera was playing for the White Sox last season when he first saw Twins center fielder Carlos Gomez.
"I called him 'the... Read more
CLEVELAND - The words weren't spoken viciously or angrily, but the Twins took a few subtle digs at one another Thursday afternoon after their 2-1... Read more
After lasting just 1 2/3 innings in his last outing Tuesday, Twins righthander Nick Blackburn knew there had to be an adjustment he wasn't... Read more
Nick Blackburn was the Twins' steadiest starting pitcher earlier this season, but by Sunday afternoon, that seemed like ages ago.
Trying to save... Read more
CLEVELAND - Four errors in one game.
The last time it happened to the Twins, they were sitting 15 1/2 games back in the standings. That was at... Read more
CLEVELAND - Saturday was a beautiful day for the Cleveland National Air Show, and the Twins became accidental spectators at Progressive... Read more
CLEVELAND - All season, the Twins waited for their starting pitching to stabilize. Now, their starters have posted a 2.93 ERA in their past 15... Read more
The Twins rallied for a 6-3 victory over Cleveland on Monday without first baseman and cleanup hitter Justin Morneau -- and they will have to... Read more
The approach during the post-Justin Morneau stage of the schedule is to not wear red T-shirts in the clubhouse, not start rooting for the Vancouver... Read more
After seeing closer Joe Nathan struggle through Tuesday night's save, Twins pitching coach Rick Anderson offered Nathan a break on Wednesday.
No... Read more
Twins reliever Pat Neshek said Tuesday that he will play catch Wednesday to see where he's at with his sore middle finger.
Neshek said he got... Read more
Twins pitcher Scott Baker called it "one of the best worst outings I've had" Thursday, after giving up six runs on 10 hits in 5 2/3 innings as... Read more
CLEVELAND - The Twins placed Nick Blackburn on the Family Medical Emergency List on Friday and promoted righthander Jeff Manship from Class AAA... Read more
CLEVELAND - The Twins' clubhouse was quiet and tense after Saturday's 5-4, 11-inning loss to the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field.
Manager... Read more
Bill Smith kept getting good reports in the offseason about how well Francisco Liriano was pitching in winter ball in the Dominican... Read more