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AL Central Division Standings
Team W L Pct. GB Twins 26 20 .565 - Indians 25 23 .521 2.0 White Sox 23 26 .469 4.5 Tigers 23 27 .460 5.0 Royals 21 28 .429 6.5
Last updated: 05/28/2017
Down On The FarmJust a phone call away from the big leagues at Triple-A Norfolk, Orioles top prospect Chance Sisco is working on improving hi...No. 4 Phillies prospect Nick Williams went deep for the third straight game blasting two long balls to power Lehigh Valley pa...No. 11 Chicago Cubs prospect Thomas Hatch allowed three runs on six hits and a walk over 5 1/3 innings as Myrtle Beach fell t...GENEVA, ILL. - Cedar Rapids Kernels scored three runs in the 10th inning Sunday at Northwestern Medicine Field and grabbed a ...Brewers No. 8 prospect Brandon Woodruff came within four outs of a no-hitter Sunday as Triple-A Colorado Springs blanked Nash...No. 10 White Sox prospect Alec Hansen recorded a career-high 15 strikeouts over seven innings Sunday, pitching Class A Kannap...Garrett Hampson reached base six times and top Colorado Rockies prospect Brendan Rodgers added three hits in Lancaster's 7-6 ...Mariners No. 3 prospect Nick Neidert pitched six hitless innings, striking out nine, but Class A Advanced Modesto dropped a 1...Mets left-hander Steven Matz struck out eight over five perfect frames in the Triple-A Las Vegas 51s' 7-5 victory over the El...No. 23 Seattle Mariners prospect Tyler Marlette belted a grand slam and doubled in the sixth inning to lead Arkansas to a 17-...
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- Mauer enjoys #ASGWorthy day at plate (MIN Homepage News)
- Sano scares pitching coach with rubber snake (MIN Homepage News)
- Sano sits for second day; Molitor not worried (MIN Homepage News)
- Dozier hits rare homer to right at Target Field (MIN Homepage News)
- Mejia, Dozier help Twins edge Rays (MIN Homepage News)
- Perkins feels good after bullpen session (MIN Homepage News)
- Struggling Sano comes up empty in loss (MIN Homepage News)
- Late rally not enough vs. Archer, Rays (MIN Homepage News)
- Prospect Burdi headed for elbow surgery (MIN Homepage News)
- Key questions for Twins, other division leaders (MIN Homepage News)
- Patient approach still paying off for Mauer (MIN Homepage News)
- Fast start, Berrios secure Twins' sweep of O's (MIN Homepage News)
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Twins Territory BlogsWe’re a bit less than two weeks away from the 2017 draft, and rumors surrounding the top of the draft figure to pick up steam...Every game at Nationals Park, the Nats and their fans pay tribute to members of the United States military who have recently ...I’m going to remind you of bad things. This has been a tough stretch of baseball for your Minnesota Twins , and its a...A recap of the Twins' minor league affiliates' results from May 28th, 2017. Triple-A: Indianapolis Indians 2, Rochester...Have some links, but first have some embedded youtube video of music I like. MLB.com’s Jim Callis writes...Two of the American League's hottest teams, the Astros and the Twins, square off for a three-game series this week at Target ...Jim Bunning at the 2016 Hall of Fame induction ceremony. We had a little news judgment debate Sat...MLB.TV's Memorial Day Weekend sale offers 50 percent off the yearly/single-team subscription price between now and Monday nig...Topics for this week's "Gleeman and The Geek" episode included the Twins' view from atop the AL Central division, the increas...After trading punches all afternoon, the Rays outlasted the Twins, 8-6, in 15 innings on Sunday. The series finale marked the...Photo Credit: Seth Stohs, Twins Daily (Felix Jorge) While the Twins were in the midst of the longes...During the 15-inning marathon, Twins first baseman Joe Mauer reached base successfully on seven of his eight trips to the pla...It took over six hours but finally the Rays knocked off the Twins to win the series. The Twins and Rays played a ...Sano scares pitching coach with rubber snakeA recap of the Twins' minor league affiliates' results from May 27th, 2017. Sorry about the lateness, folks. I had a vo...Twins manager Paul Molitor told Miguel Sano he would not be in the starting lineup for the series finale against Tampa Bay. I...May 28 1903 – A 5-4 loss to the Boston Americans at the Huntington Avenue Grounds in Boston starts a 9 game losing streak for...On May 28, 1941 the New York Yankees and the Washington Senators played in the first night game under the lights at Griffith ...Some Twins links to start your Sunday Jeff Sullivan over at fangraphs has a nice write up on how Jose Berrios has...New York Yankees 7, Washington Senators 4 (1) Day Game Played on Wednesday, May 28, 1924 (D) at Griffith Stadium NY A 0 3 0 0...
1960's BaseballGlancing Back, and Remembering Gary Geiger Gary Geiger was a speedy outfielder who managed to string together a 12-season major league career despite several injuries and physical ailme...Glancing Back, and Remembering Bernie Allen For a dozen big league seasons, Bernie was a dependable second baseman for four different teams. An All-American shortstop at Purdue Universi...This Week in 1960s Baseball (May 23, 1962) Joe Pepitone homered twice to become the second player in Yankee history to hit two home runs in the same inning. The Bronx Bombers score nine...Glancing Back, and Remembering Bill Hands Bill Hands was a workhorse for the Chicago Cubs pitching staff in the late 1960s. From 1968 through 1971, he averaged 266 innings and 16 victor...The Glove Club: Curt Flood From 1963 through 1968, the National League Gold Glove Awards for outfielders were won by three players. The same three outfielders. Year after year. Roberto ...
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Russ Nixon was born in Cleves, Ohio on February 19, 1935 and passed away on November 9*, 2016 at the age of 81 in the same city that he was born. Nixon, a left-handed hitting catcher played in the big … Continue reading
The 1965 Minnesota Twins had 35 different players suit up and play ball wearing a Twins logo across their chest against the nine other members of the American league. Their manager, Sam Mele had four coaches at his disposal to … Continue reading
The Minnesota Twins hosted a 59th anniversary celebration on July 31 and August 1 for the 1965 American League champions. On July 31st the organization put on a “Championship Breakfast” that was attended by about 250 Twins fans and 11 … Continue reading
Zoilo Versalles the Minnesota Twins enigmatic shortstop of the early 60’s would go on to win the 1965 American League Most Valuable Player Award at the age of 25 and become the first player in franchise history (Senators or Twins) … Continue reading
The Minnesota Twins have a new pitching coach in Neil Allen this season. Heading into the 1965 season the Twins also had a new pitching coach and his name was Johnny Sain. It turns out that both Allen and Sain were right-handed … Continue reading
Minnesota Twins pitchers allowed 147 home runs in 2014. The fewest home runs allowed by a Twins pitching staff in a full season of 162 games occurred in 1976 when that pitching staff gave up just 89 round trippers to the … Continue reading
Ben Revere hit his first major-league home run in his 1466th at-bat in the Phillies’ home loss to the Rockies. That was the longest start-of-career homer-less streak by any player since the Pirates’ Frank Taveras connected for an inside-the park … Continue reading
A list of Minnesota Twins pitchers with the best Twins career ERA’s with a requirement of having pitched at leat 500 innings in a Twins uniform. Only Dean Chance has an Twin career ERA of under 3.00 and only 18 … Continue reading
Minnesota Twins pitchers have finished dead last in the American League in strikeouts the last three years and you all know where the team has finished in the standing during that time frame. When the Twins came into existence in 1961 … Continue reading