Category Archives: According to Elias

According to ELIAS – Miguel Sano

Sano homers on his birthday in consecutive years Miguel Sano hit a home run on his birthday last year and did it again last night against the White Sox. Six other active players homered on their birthday in consecutive seasons: … Continue reading

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According to ELIAS – Hector Santiago & Ervin Santana

Santiago and Santana match Kitty and Bert Hector Santiago improved to 4-1 with a 2.76 earned-run average after another solid outing in the Twins’ win over the White Sox. Teammate Ervin Santana is 5-1 with a 1.72 ERA in seven … Continue reading

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According to ELIAS – 10 run ninth inning

Sale’s strikeouts still making headlines Chris Sale struck out 10 batters in 6 innings yesterday, improving to 3–2 in the Red Sox’ 17–6 win at Minnesota. Sale’s MLB-leading total of 73 strikeouts this season is the highest in a pitcher’s … Continue reading

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According to ELIAS – Joe Mauer

Mauer cracks first walk-off homer The Twins walked off with a victory against the Red Sox last night thanks to a game-ending home run by Joe Mauer, the first walk-off bomb of his major-league career. Mauer had three walk-off RBIs … Continue reading

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According to ELIAS – Kennys Vargas

Designated hitter lives up to his title Kennys Vargas drove in five runs in the Twins’ win over the Athletics on Wednesday. The only other DHs to have a five-RBI game this season were Shin-Soo Choo (April 16) and Nelson … Continue reading

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According to ELIAS – Ervin Santana

Santana remains nearly untouchable Ervin Santana threw six shutout innings in the Twins’ 9–1 home win over the Athletics. In six starts this season, Santana has held the opposition scoreless three times and allowed exactly one run in each of … Continue reading

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According to ELIAS – Miguel Sano

Sano makes the most of a quick trip to KC Miguel Sano, who drove in four runs in the series opener on Friday, went 3-for-5 with five RBIs in the second and final game of the series, as the Twins … Continue reading

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According to ELIAS – Sano and Mauer

Twins’ duo helps team climb back Miguel Sano and Joe Mauer each hit two-run doubles in the eighth inning to turn a 4-2 deficit into a 6-4 Twins’ lead, and they went on to win by that same score in … Continue reading

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According to ELIAS – Ervin Santana

Santana off to a stellar start for the Twins Ervin Santana allowed one run in seven innings of work leading the Twins to an 8-1 win over the Rangers on Tuesday. Santana is 4-0 with a 0.77 ERA in five … Continue reading

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According to ELIAS – Brian Dozier

  Brian Dozier’s three-run double provided all the runs the Twins would need in their 3–2 win over the Rangers on Monday. Dozier entered the game with a .122 batting average (5 for 41) with the bases loaded, with only … Continue reading

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