Twins Notes: Nolasco, Buxton, Sano, Gordon, Parmelee, and Dozier
Now, just four months into his Twins career and with an ugly 5.90 ERA in 18 starts, Nolasco has been shut down with elbow soreness that he's apparently been pitching through since spring training.
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Twinsights: Insurance policy covers Twins against extended absence for Ricky Nolasco
The 2014 season will be Mike Berardino's second as Twins beat writer for the Pioneer Press.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Recap: Seattle vs. Minnesota
Hisashi Iwakuma continued his historic dominance over the Minnesota Twins on Monday, tossing seven scoreless innings to help the Seattle Mariners to a 2-0 win.
Mariners 2, Twins 0: Hisashi Iwakuma again tops former suitors
Back in the offseason of 2011-12, the Twins bid on Hisashi Iwakuma but fell short in the posting process.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Yankees look to bounce back in series finale
The Minnesota Twins have never won consecutive home games over the New York Yankees since Target Field opened four years ago.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Twins walk off Yankees on throw from Cervelli, 2-1
Minnesota and New York both had their chances today. David Phelps and Yohan Pino did their jobs as well as could reasonably be expected, combining for thirteen innings of work and allowing just two runs combined.
New York Post
Leaky pen, error cost Bombers
Joe Girardi didn't have Dellin Betances on Saturday afternoon because the dominating reliever threw two-plus innings in the previous two games.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Yanks Go Yard
Yankees Win Second Straight Against Minnesota 6-5
Today was somewhat of an offensive breakout for both teams, but the Yankees were able to put just enough runs on the board to defeat the Twins, led by Brian Roberts , by a final of 6-5.
Watch Childersburg's Zelous Wheeler homer and smile in his first Major League game
New York Yankees third baseman Zelous Wheeler receivers congratulations from teammate Brendan Ryan after hitting a home run during an American League against the Minnesota Twisn on Thursday, July 3, 2014, in Minneapolis.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Twins turn to Gibson for rematch with Yanks
Twins manager Ron Gardenhire is well aware of the hoopla surrounding Yankees captain Derek Jeter and his final season, hoopla that will only increase as the weekend series progresses at Target Field.
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Carlos Beltran hits 3-run home run, sparks Yanks to win
The Binghamton Mets doubleheader on Saturday evening at NSYEG Stadium will also feature an appearance by former New York Giants Super Bowl champion When my kids were young, I took both of them to several youth fishing derbies around the area, hoping to spark interest in angling.
Section 219: Believing and pretending with Gardenhire's Twins
Startribune.com digital sports editor Howard Sinker used to cover the Twins and now shares season tickets with friends in Section 219 of Target Field.
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Preview: Yankees at Twins
Masahiro Tanaka has justified the New York Yankees ' decision to lavish a $155 million contract on him and will go for his major league-best 12th win Thursday in the opener of a four-game series at the Minnesota Twins .
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Recap: Minnesota vs. Kansas City
Jason Vargas pitched seven scoreless innings, leading the Kansas City Royals to a 4-0 win over the Minnesota Twins in the rubber match of this three-game set from Target Field.
Three Twins postgame thoughts from LEN3: Offense, Correia, Pelfrey
La Velle E. Neal III has covered baseball for the Star Tribune since 1998 . Born and raised in Chicago, he grew up following the White Sox and hating the Cubs.
Twins Offense Sputters, Drop Series to Royals
Jun 21, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Kevin Correia delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Chicago White Sox at Target Field.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
James Shields struggles again in Royals' loss to Twins
Royals pitcher James Shields paces around the mound after giving up a walk to load the bases during the Twins' three-run fourth inning Tuesday in Minneapolis.
Offense Comes Alive and Minnesota Twins Win Big
Baseball is a weird game. When lineups came out for Tuesday's game one of the first noticeable things was the absence of Brian Dozier and Josh Willingham .
Twins' offense comes alive in blowout win over Royals
Before a misting rain fell in the seventh inning Tuesday night at Target Field, the Twins already had drenched Kansas City with an offensive outburst.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Scoreard: Kansas City 6, Twins 1
Kansas City: Salvador Perez hit a one-out single to center off Twins starter Yohan Pino.