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Sports MN Quiz: When was the last time the Twins lost 10 straight games?

One thing about the 2011 Twins: They've been terrible, but not boring. With each loss, comes a new storyline. For example, if they lose tonight against Seattle -- it'll be their 10th straight. When was the last time that happened? For the answer, click on the headline above.
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The Minnesota Twins haven't lost 10 straight since Sept. 9-19, 1998.

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