DETROIT - Francisco Liriano didn't realize that, on Monday, he was on the mound at Comerica Park for the first time since Aug. 7, 2006, when he... Read more
When Tigers lefthander Dontrelle Willis faces the Twins tonight, he'll be seeking his first major league victory since Sept. 25, 2007.
He was... Read more
The Twins went to spring training with the same five starters that did all the work after Livan Hernandez was dropped on July 31, 2008. As a group,... Read more
Twins outfielder Delmon Young has left the team to be with his ailing mother, and the club is preparing to have catcher Jose Morales replace him on... Read more
The innings were a blur on Friday. Are we in the 15th or 16th? The bullpens were emptied. The scorecards were a mess.
The Twins were resilient,... Read more
Twins backup catcher Mike Redmond can impact a game even when he's on the bench nursing an injury. That's leadership.
Although Redmond was out... Read more
When Twins first baseman Justin Morneau scored the winning run in the 15th inning of the 2008 All-Star Game, the clock at old Yankee Stadium... Read more
DETROIT - After acquiring Carl Pavano from Cleveland on Friday, the Twins wasted little time putting him to work, handing him tonight's start... Read more
DETROIT - Twins pitcher Glen Perkins said Sunday that a recent talk with his agent convinced him to have an MRI exam on his left... Read more
Yes, there was a little Metrodome mystique on Saturday to aid the Twins in a 6-2 comeback victory over Detroit. Yet there was a lot more to how the... Read more
The Twins departed on a 10-game, 11-day road trip Sunday, sounding angry and stressed.
After winning Friday and Saturday against Detroit's... Read more
DETROIT - Twins pitcher Brian Duensing spent Game 1 of Tuesday's day-night doubleheader going stir crazy at the team hotel.
Since his assignment... Read more
DETROIT -- After 10 hours at Comerica Park and 19 innings of piano-wire-taut baseball on Tuesday, the Twins could look back at their doubleheader... Read more
DETROIT - After toying with the Twins for six months, keeping an unrelenting grip on first place yet refusing to run away with the American League... Read more
DETROIT — Delmon Young's right leg was throbbing Thursday afternoon, and he was furious.
After getting hit by Jeremy Bonderman's fastball, Young... Read more
Twins manager Ron Gardenhire had a panicked question for bench coach Steve Liddle in the 12th inning Tuesday night, as he watched Alexi Casilla... Read more
DETROIT - Twins manager Ron Gardenhire played a hunch when he gave Luke Hughes his first major league start Wednesday.
Gardenhire knew Tigers... Read more
The playoffs weren't on the line Monday. Extra innings weren't needed. Brandon Inge didn't have to argue he was hit by a pitch.
It was Detroit's... Read more
Twins righththander Nick Blackburn's sinkerfest on Tuesday got him through the eighth inning with 85 pitches thrown. Despite a one-run lead, he was... Read more
J.J. Hardy's big ninth inning Tuesday was more painful than it looked.
The Twins shortstop jammed his left wrist sliding into third base on his... Read more