The Minnesota Twins (36-50), are still looking to get back on track after dropping five of six following a season-high five-game winning streak. One bright spot: Minnesota All-Star catcher Joe Mauer is batting .444 (16 for 36) in his last nine home games. Suburban Minneapolis native Cole De Vries will start for the Twins Saturday night against the visiting Oakland A's.
19-year-old dies after stabbing in northern Minnesota
A 34-year-old man was arrested.
Three new Grandstand shows added for Minnesota State Fair 2022
The Beach Boys and Portugal. The Man are among several acts booked.
St. Louis County set to declare state of emergency ahead of peak flood levels
Volunteers are urgently needed for sandbagging efforts in a small community near Voyageurs National Park.
Brothers Bar & Grill closes in downtown Minneapolis
The Midwest chain closed its St. Cloud location in 2018.
Licensed physician Ken Jeong to do standup in MN this September
The licensed physician will take the stage at Treasure Island Resort and Casino on Sept. 30.
Osseo PD says officer did not pursue suspect who caused fatal crash
The crash happened in Brooklyn Park early Sunday morning.
Suspect arrested after 3 family members stabbed in Albert Lea
The three victims are related, according to police.
50,000 gallons of toilet wastewater leaks into Twin Cities lake
You may want to avoid this body of water.
Evidence that omicron strains BA.4 and BA.5 are in Minnesota
The European CDC has warned of a possible significant summer surge fueled by the omicron subvariants.
Hastings man charged for driving drunk with 2-year-old in vehicle
Matthew Quade's BAC was almost five times over the legal limit when police pulled him over last week.
Arrest made after person shot at Hopkins apartment building
Police say this was an isolated incident and that the victim and suspect knew each other.
A's turn triple play in win over Twins
The Twins had a rough night against Oakland left-hander Brett Anderson. They managed only four hits and lost the game, 4-1. Adding to the negativity in an already very rough season was Trevor Plouffe grounding into the eighth triple play in franchise history.
Twins send De Vries back to Triple-A, recall Parmelee
With three days off in the next few weeks, the Twins don't need a fifth starter, so they sent Cole De Vries back to Rochester today. Hot-hitting Chris Parmelee will be called up to take his spot on the roster.
Twins, De Vries blank Indians, 3-0
Twins pitcher Cole De Vries threw six solid innings and Glen Perkins picked up the save as the Twins shut out the Cleveland Indians 3-0 Saturday night at Target Field. The victory capped off an eventful night for the Twins, which honored former manager Tom Kelly before the game.
Preview: Twins host Tampa Bay Rays
The Twins were off Thursday but are back at Target Field Friday night for the first of a three game series against the Tampa Bay Rays. It will be a midwest matchup on the mound as Eden Prairie native Cole De Vries starts for the Twins while Des Moines, Iowa native Jeremy Hellickson starts for the Rays.
Royals riding win streak into double-header
Feeling confident, the Kansas City Royals aim to move closer to their goal of reaching .500 by the All-Star break. Sitting on a four-game winning streak, the Royals meet the Minnesota Twins for two games Saturday at Target Field. Scott Diamond takes the mound for the Twins in the first game. Suburban Minneapolis native Cole De Vries called up from Triple A Rochester likely will pitch the second game for Minnesota.
Twins look to turnaround a dreadful August
The Twins will try to wrap up their road trip in Texas with a win Sunday afternoon after dropping their fifth straight game Saturday to the Texas Rangers. Right-hander Cole De Vries heads to the hill for Minnesota as the struggling ball club goes for only their third victory in the last 17 games. The Rangers will try to complete the weekend sweep with Scott Feldman on the mound.
Twins sweep Royals in doubleheader
The Twins took two from the Kansas City Royals Saturday in a doubleheader at Target Field. Solid pitching by Scott Diamond and a home run by Trevor Plouffe helped the Twins beat the Royals 7-2 in the daytime opener, while Cole De Vries scattered five hits over six innings and Josh Willingham hit a homer in the Twins' 5-1 win the nightcap.
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