Righty Samuel Deduno heads to the hill for Minnesota looking to improve his 4-0 record during Sunday's series finale in Seattle. The Mariners could sweep the Twins for the first time in 11 years after last night's 3-2 victory. Blake Beavan, who has won four of his last five starts, will get the ball for Seattle.
Charges: Minnetonka Nordstrom employee stole $500,000 in merchandise
Store employees used a covert camera to investigate disappearing merchandise.
Woman drives into wet concrete, gets stuck in attempt to flee police
The 53-year-old woman drove into wet concrete trying to flee police on Monday.
Family of late Rep. Hagedorn sues widow Carnahan over unpaid medical expenses
The lawsuits allege that Carnahan has yet to reimburse Hagedorn's family for medical expenses despite promising to do so.
Hail and tornadoes possible Thursday in Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin
Storms are expected to fire along a warm front draped across southern Minnesota.
Bde Maka Ska pavilion construction begins next week
The former lakeside food stand, home to Lola on the Lake, caught fire in 2019.
Undercover child sex sting sees 4 men arrested in St. Louis Park
One of the men is being held as he's in a position of authority of power over children.
New Raptor Center data shows 'substantial drop' in bird flu patients
However, the virus remains a serious health threat for birds.
Hunt for inmate who escaped correctional facility in northeast MN
The 42-year-old might be in the Floodwood area.
Suspect kills himself after shooting woman and baby at Fargo restaurant
The suspect was found dead in a stolen vehicle in Minnesota.
Charges: Guest stabbed three men as they slept in Albert Lea
Investigators believe the suspect is related to all three victims.
2 charged for fentanyl overdose death of 19-year-old
The-19-year-old died from a fentanyl overdose last month.
Severe thunderstorm watch: Hail, 65 mph gusts, tornadoes possible
The watch is just north of the Twin Cities metro area.
Blackburn, Twins aim to complete sweep at Fenway
The Minnesota Twins have a chance to complete a four-game sweep against the Boston Red Sox for the first time in 21 years Sunday afternoon. Joe Mauer's three-run homer in the ninth inning helped the the Twins secure a thrilling 6-4 victory Saturday night. Minnesota will send Nick Blackburn to the hill for the series finale.
Twins aim to propel past Royals in series finale
Right-hander Esmerling Vasquez will make his debut with the Twins as he heads to the hill Sunday afternoon. The Twins will try to complete the three-game sweep in Kansas City, but without Josh Willingham. Twins General Manager Terry Ryan tells the Star Tribune the team wants to keep the outfielder off his left leg because of a slightly sore hamstring. The Twins will face Royals righty Luis Mendoza.
Twins look to wake-up offense in Seattle
The Twins will turn to right-hander Nick Blackburn and hope he can continue his recent success versus the Mariners Sunday afternoon. Seattle will send Hector Noesi to the mound when they go for back-to-back victories after shutting out the Twins Saturday night.
Twins take aim at sweeping the Tribe w/o Liriano
The Minnesota Twins have a chance to sweep the Cleveland Indians Sunday afternoon at Target Field after handing the tribe a couple of embarrassing losses. Right-hander Brian Duensing will step in for Francisco Liriano, who was traded to the Chicago White Sox. Ubaldo Jimenez will take the hill for the Indians. Twins Third baseman Danny Valencia is also back for the first time since being sent down to Triple-A Rochester in May.
Twins head to Chicago for 3 games
The Minnesota Twins open a three-game series with the White Sox in Chicago on Monday night. Samuel Deduno (5-2, 3.72) takes the mound for the Twins. Left-hander Hector Santiago (2-1, 3.91) will pitch for the White Sox. Heading into the series, Deduno has allowed three earned runs or fewer in six of his last eight starts.
Twins aim to halt Ray's five-game winning streak
Left-hander Scott Diamond heads to the hill for Minnesota to face the hot bats of the Tampa Bay Rays in the series finale at Target Field Sunday afternoon. The Twins will face right-hander James Shields as they look to snap a three-game skid and avoid another sweep.
Twins aim to snap four-game skid in series finale
The Minnesota Twins are still looking for their first win after the All-Star break. The Oakland Athletics are just one win away from completing a three-game road sweep against the Twins for the first time in more than a decade. Twins lefty Brian Duensing will make his fourth start of the season Sunday afternoon at Target Field.
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