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Fill-in Swarzak pitches Twins past Indians

July 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Twins pitcher Anthony Swarzak has made no bones about his desire to become a full-time starting pitcher one day.

Wednesday, Swarzak looked like a guy who belongs in a rotation.

The right-hander, who has appeared in 30 g…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Price is right as Rays top Twins

July 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — Tampa Bay pitcher David Price made a scary confirmation for the rest of the baseball world Saturday night following a 5-1 Rays win over the Minnesota Twins.
After Price pitched eight shutout innings, looking sometimes dominant and si…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Dozier homers twice, Twins beat Rockies 13-5

July 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

DENVER — Minnesota starter Phil Hughes survived his Coors Field debut Sunday, and the Twins, who saw most of their early lead vanish, piled on the Colorado Rockies late to rout them 13-5.

The Twins pounded out a season-high 18 hits, includi…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Minnesota seeing stars: Twins’ Perkins, Suzuki named to All-Star roster

July 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — In the weeks leading up to Sunday’s announcement, Glen Perkins tried to play it cool.
If he were selected for the first Twin Cities All-Star Game in three decades, that would be great. If not, so be it.
After the Twins closer fina…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Minnesota seeing stars: Twins’ Perkins, Suzuki named to All-Star roster

July 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — In the weeks leading up to Sunday’s announcement, Glen Perkins tried to play it cool.
If he were selected for the first Twin Cities All-Star Game in three decades, that would be great. If not, so be it.
After the Twins closer fina…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Yankees win series finale against Twins

July 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — The New York Yankees knocked around Minnesota Twins starter Ricky Nolasco early in a 9-7 win in the finale of a four-game series at Target Field on Sunday.

“It was our last day here and it was a big win,” Yankees manager Joe Girardi…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Yankees score early to beat Twins

July 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — Early offensive fireworks turned into a battle of the bullpens as the New York Yankees scored six runs in the first two innings and held on for a 6-5 win over the Minnesota Twins on Friday at Target Field.
Second baseman Brian Robert…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Can’t catch a break: Mauer’s upsetting season continues with trip to DL

July 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — Just when Joe Mauer starts to heat up at the plate, something seems to slow him down. The six-time All Star was placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday after straining his right oblique Tuesday night.
It’s been an insanely fru…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Can’t catch a break: Mauer’s upsetting season continues with trip to DL

July 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — Just when Joe Mauer starts to heat up at the plate, something seems to slow him down. The six-time All Star was placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday after straining his right oblique Tuesday night.
It’s been an insanely fru…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Twins avoid sweep against Rangers

June 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

ARLINGTON, Texas — Designated hitter Kendrys Morales drove in the game-winning run with a double in the ninth for the Minnesota Twins, who snapped a five-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Texas Rangers on Sunday afternoon.

Left-hande…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com