Gibson cruises as Twins top White Sox 8-1

Baseball 05/25/19, 16:40

Kyle Gibson pitched seven strong innings, C.J. Cron and Ehire Adrianza each drove in four runs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 8-1 on Saturday for their 10th win in 11 games.Gibson (5-2) gave up five hits and walked none while striking out nine. His only blemish ...

Twins tie franchise record with 8 homers, beat Twins 16-7

Baseball 05/23/19, 19:48

Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop each hit two of Minnesota's franchise record-tying eight home runs and the Twins hammered Matt Harvey and the Los Angeles Angels 16-7 Thursday.C.J. Cron homered, doubled twice and singled twice for the Twins. Max Kepler, Jorge Polanco and Eddie Rosario also homered for Minnesota.It was ...

Twins tie team record with 8 homers in 16-7 win over Angels

Baseball 05/23/19, 18:55

Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop each hit two of Minnesota's franchise record-tying eight home runs and the Twins hammered Matt Harvey and the Los Angeles Angels 16-7 Thursday.C.J. Cron homered, doubled twice and singled twice for the Twins. Max Kepler, Jorge Polanco and Eddie Rosario also homered for Minnesota.It was ...

Cron, Schoop homer twice in Twins 18-4 rout of Mariners

Baseball 05/19/19, 01:16

C.J. Cron and Jonathan Schoop each hit two home runs and Byron Buxton had a grand slam as part of the Minnesota Twins' best offensive output of the season, an 18-4 rout of the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night.Miguel Sano also homered for the Twins, who extended their season-high home ...

Twins hit 4 HRs, pound stumbling Mariners 11-6

Baseball 05/17/19, 00:46

Viral video star C.J. Cron and Byron Buxton fueled a seven-run fourth inning with homers, and Michael Pineda pitched the Minnesota Twins past the Seattle Mariners 11-6 on Thursday night.The Twins hit four home runs to extend their streak to 11 straight games with a long ball and made Seattle ...

Hicks hits tiebreaking homer, Tigers top Twins in DH opener

Baseball 05/11/19, 17:01

John Hicks hit a tiebreaking homer in the ninth inning, Ronny Rodríguez went deep twice and the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 5-3 on Saturday in the opener of a doubleheader.Brandon Dixon also homered for the Tigers, who beat the AL Central-leading Twins for the first time this season ...

Polanco has 5 hits, Gibson fans 11 as Twins rout Jays 9-1

Baseball 05/08/19, 21:27

Jorge Polanco had five hits, including a two-run home run, Kyle Gibson struck out a career-high 11 and the Minnesota Twins beat Toronto 9-1 on Wednesday, completing a three-game sweep of the struggling Blue Jays.It was the second five-hit game of Polanco's career. His first came April 5 at Philadelphia.Eddie ...

Twins hit 5 more homers off Orioles in 9-2 win

Baseball 04/27/19, 17:08

The Minnesota Twins hit five home runs off Baltimore for the second straight day, including a pair by Max Kepler in a 9-2 rout of the Orioles on Saturday.C.J. Cron, Jason Castro and Marwin González also homered for the Twins, who have 21 home runs against the Orioles this year ...

Cruz hit 2 of Twins’ 5 homers in 6-1 win over Orioles

Baseball 04/26/19, 22:35

Nelson Cruz hit two of the Minnesota Twins' five home runs off Baltimore in a 6-1 win over the Orioles on Friday night.Cruz, Eddie Rosario and C.J. Cron hit consecutive home runs in the first inning off Alex Cobb (0-2), with Cruz and Rosario connecting on back-to-back pitches. Max Kepler ...

Polanco has 4 hits, 4 RBIs in Twins’ 9-5 win over Astros

Baseball 04/22/19, 22:55

Jorge Polanco had four hits, including a two-run homer, and drove in four runs to lead the Minnesota Twins to their fourth straight win, 9-5 over the Houston Astros on Monday night.Max Kepler and Nelson Cruz had RBI singles around Polanco's two-run single in a four-run sixth as the Twins ...

Hernandez leads Blue Jays to 6-5 win over Twins

Baseball 04/16/19, 22:16

Teoscar Hernandez hit a two-out single in the seventh inning, delivering the go-ahead hit for the second straight game, as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Minnesota Twins 6-5 on Tuesday.Hernandez singled off Twins reliever Trevor Hildenberger in the top of the seventh to give Toronto a 6-4 lead. Hernandez ...

Hernandez’s 3-run homer lifts Blue Jays past Twins 5-3

Baseball 04/15/19, 22:01

Teoscar Hernandez hit the go-ahead three-run homer in the eighth inning, giving the Toronto Blue Jays a badly needed offensive boost with three hits in a 5-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday.After Hernandez saved starter Matt Shoemaker from his first loss with his new team, Joe Biagini pitched ...

Berrios sharp, Hildenberger clutch as Twins beat Tigers 6-4

Baseball 04/14/19, 16:48

Jose Berrios pitched into the seventh inning for his first win since opening day, Trevor Hildenberger struck out two with the bases loaded for his first save and the Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 6-4 Sunday to complete a two-game sweep.C.J. Cron homered and drove in three, and Eddie ...

Twins start fresh with rookie manager Baldelli in dugout

Baseball 03/20/19, 16:53

The Minnesota Twins hired the youngest manager in the major leagues. They remade the right side of the infield. There will be a new closer, too, should rookie skipper Rocco Baldelli decide to designate a particular reliever for ninth-inning duty.Starting fresh doesn't necessarily mean starting over, though.The Twins have quietly ...

Twins claim slugging 1B CJ Cron off waivers from Rays

Baseball 11/26/18, 14:55

The Minnesota Twins have claimed first baseman C.J. Cron off waivers from Tampa Bay, adding an accomplished replacement for the retired Joe Mauer.Cron batted .253 with 28 doubles, 30 home runs, 74 RBIs and an .816 on-base-plus-slugging percentage in a career-best 2018 season for the Rays, who designated the 28-year-old ...

Rays, but not Snell, beat Blue Jays 4-3

Baseball 09/29/18, 21:06

C.J. Cron and Austin Meadows homered and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 on Saturday night, though Blake Snell failed to win his 10th straight start.Snell gave up a run in the first inning and left after five with the score tied at 1. He gave ...

End of content

No more pages to load