Posts Tagged: Twins

On June 3, the Cleveland Indians sat 11 1/2 games back of the Minnesota Twins in the AL Central and appeared to be going nowhere fast. But Terry Francona’s team has gone a blistering 39-16 over its last 55 games to put the Tribe (68-46) just 2 games back of the Twins (70-44) as the two teams open up a… Read more »

The Yankees and Twins open up a battle of division leaders tonight at Target Field. AL East-leading New York (64-34) is looking to rebound from yesterday’s 8-4 loss to Colorado, while AL Central-leading Minnesota (60-38) rallied to beat Oakland in the bottom of the ninth, 7-6, and salvaged a series split. Yankees starter CC Sabathia (5-4, 4.06) is 12-1 in… Read more »

Last night’s 6-3 loss to the Minnesota Twins was a rare stumble for the Oakland A’s. Bob Melvin’s team came into the series with a six-game winning streak, and is 36-17 since May 16 and 12-3 over the last 15 games. The A’s (55-42) will try to bounce back tonight as they continue their series against the Twins (59-36) at… Read more »

Passing The Man

At this stage of his career, every hit Albert Pujols delivers takes on some historic significance. That was certainly the case yesterday when Pujols produced HR No. 623 and RBI No. 1,951. In doing so, Pujols passed Stan “The Man” Musial for sixth place on the career RBI list. More importantly for the Angels, the hit proved to be the… Read more »