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Minnesota Twins Mt. Rushmore (Franchise Four)

By Charlie Miller, 1 year 9 months ago
Major League Baseball is promoting an effort to identify the best four players in each team’s history with their "Franchise Four." We selected our choices for Mt. Rushmores a few years ago. Here are updated versions for all 30 teams. Who are the four baseball players that have risen above all others for each organization? The question sounds simple, right? Not so fast. Let the...

Recap: Cincinnati vs. Minnesota

By The Sports Network, 1 year 10 months ago
Cincinnati, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Johnny Cueto fired eight healthy and effective innings in leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins in the rubber game of a three-game interleague series. Making his second start since being skipped a turn in the rotation due to elbow stiffness, Cueto (5-5) held the Twins to a run on four hits while racking up eight strikeouts...

Recap: Cincinnati vs. Minnesota

By The Sports Network, 1 year 10 months ago
Cincinnati, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Billy Hamilton was the catalyst atop Cincinnati's lineup, and the Reds' bullpen held off the Minnesota Twins in taking the opener of a three-game series 11-7 on Monday. Hamilton went 2-for-4 with two walks, three runs scored and four steals -- upping his total to 40 in the team's 75th game. The speedster's efforts helped the Reds jump out to a 9-1...

Minnesota Twins (40-35) at Cincinnati Reds (34-40), 7:10 p.m. (ET)

By The Sports Network, 1 year 10 months ago
(SportsNetwork.com) - The Minnesota Twins hope to put an embarrassing series loss in the past when they open a three-game set against the Cincinnati Reds Monday at Great American Ball Park. The Twins lost two of three matchups against the lowly Milwaukee Brewers this weekend at Miller Park and dropped a 5-3 decision Sunday. Casey Fien was on the hill in the eighth inning with the score...

Twins place rookie Buxton on DL

By The Sports Network, 1 year 10 months ago
Milwaukee, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - The Minnesota Twins placed rookie center fielder Byron Buxton on the 15-day disabled list Friday with a sprained left thumb. Buxton, 21, suffered the injury while attempting to steal second base Tuesday against the Chicago White Sox. He played through the injury Wednesday, going 0-for-4 with four strikeouts. The second overall pick in the 2012 draft...

Recap: Milwaukee vs. Minnesota

By The Sports Network, 1 year 10 months ago
Milwaukee, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - Aramis Ramirez hit a two-run home run as the Milwaukee Brewers took a 10-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins to open a three-game set. Jean Segura drove in a pair while Gerardo Parra and Scooter Gennett each hit a solo home run for the Brewers, who have won three of their last four. Kyle Lohse (4-9) won for the first time in eight starts as he allowed...

Recap: Minnesota vs. Chicago WSox

By The Sports Network, 1 year 10 months ago
Minneapolis, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - Phil Hughes pitched eight solid innings and the Minnesota Twins scored six runs against Chris Sale in a 6-1 win over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday. Hughes (6-6) pitched his fourth straight quality start, only allowing a run on six hits with five strikeouts and no walks. Brian Dozier and Kurt Suzuki each had two hits, an RBI and a run scored to...

Recap: Minnesota vs. Chicago WSox

By The Sports Network, 1 year 10 months ago
Minneapolis, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - Jose Abreu went 4-for-5 with two runs scored to help the Chicago White Sox to a 6-2 win over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night. Jeff Samardzija (5-4) went seven innings and allowed two runs on eight hits with seven strikeouts for the White Sox, who have won three of four. Chicago had gone winless in its previous five games at Minnesota this...

Chicago White Sox (30-38) at Minnesota Twins (37-32), 8:10 p.m. (ET)

By The Sports Network, 1 year 10 months ago
(SportsNetwork.com) - The Minnesota Twins hope to avoid a third straight loss on Monday evening when they begin a three-game series with the Chicago White Sox. The Twins dropped the final two contests of their three-game set with the Chicago Cubs over the weekend, blanked 8-0 in Sunday's finale. Starter Kyle Gibson gave up two runs on six hits and three walks over five innings, while the...

Recap: Minnesota vs. Chicago WSox

By The Sports Network, 1 year 10 months ago
Minneapolis, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - Kennys Vargas drove in four runs on a career-high four hits to lead the way in the Minnesota Twins' 13-2 rout of the Chicago White Sox at Target Field. Vargas hit one of four Minnesota homers as the Twins dealt the White Sox a seventh straight road loss and continued their recent dominance of Chicago. Joe Mauer, Eduardo Nunez and Brian Dozier also went...