Third base coach Steve Liddle relayed the sign, thinking it was the green light for Joe Benson to steal in the 9th inning. Benson was thrown out, so Gardenhire replaced him with Tosoni who hit the game winning homer into right-field in the 10th.
Ant ejected, Wolves blow huge lead and lose to slumping Hawks
The Timberwolves missed another opportunity to get over .500.
NHL announces make-up dates for Wild postponements
The Wild will play 40 games in the final 77 days of the regular season.
Group says Mayo should be 'severely punished' over research puppy's death
The puppy died two days after undergoing a procedure at a Mayo research facility.
Charges: Man kidnapped woman, sexually assaulted her at gunpoint
The suspect faces three separate felony charges.
St. Cloud 'Boogaloo Boi' who discussed attack on MN Capitol gets 2 years
He was charged with illegally possessing a machine gun.
High school basketball team returns from game to find bus driver dead
Members of the girls team returned to the bus to find the driver unresponsive.
Minnesota AG sues COVID testing site, alleging it sent false results
Sometimes the company didn't send people their results at all, the lawsuit alleges.
UnitedHealth Group says it made $287B last year, $24B of it profit
The corporation's Optum business represented a significant chunk of that total.
Friend arrives at couple's home, stabs one of them after being asked to leave
The couple say their friend was "not acting right."
Even Gardenhire was hurt last year
Give Ron Gardenhire credit for managing nearly every game in 2011. The Twins' skipper managed through an elbow injury that forced him under the knife Monday. Gardenhire underwent a procedure to remove bone chips in his elbow. He joked that he suffered the injury scratching his head.
Indians walk-off against the Twins,win 6-5
Carlos Santana hit a solo home run in the bottom on the 9th inning as the Indians walked off against the Twins, 6-5. Chris Parmelee stayed hot hitting his third career homer for Minnesota but he was upstaged by Jim Thome, who finished 3-4 with his 604th career home run.
Twins give Gardenhire win No. 900, 6-4 in Detroit
The Twins have put together a nice 4 game winning streak after beating the Tigers, 6-4 tonight in Detroit. The Twins batted around in the in the fourth inning, scoring four runs and they never looked back. With the win the Twins are now just 8 games behind the White Sox in the AL Central.
Sports MN Quiz: Who homered for the Twins to help eliminate the 'Moneyball' A's in the 2002 ALDS?
It's said that the Twins are the heavies in the new "Moneyball" movie featuring the 2002 Oakland Athletics. Happen to remember which Twins player helped crush their World Series hopes with a 9th-inning homer in Game 5 of the ALDS? For the answer, click on the headline above.
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