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     Kevin Pillar’s RBI single in the bottom of the ninth gave the Blue Jays a 5-4 walk-off win against the Twins in the opener of a three-game series at the Rogers Centre.  Toronto was able …

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    10 Jun 14
  • Except for an All-Star logo, Target Field is ready for the All-Star Game.

    Behind-the-Scene All-Star Story and Photos by Gordy Jones Sometime in the late 1970s to mid-1980s, while employed by the Pioneer Press, I was approached by an old friend who was in the candy business. He …

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    06 Jun 14
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    Josh Willingham smacked a three-run homer and Brian Dozier drilled a two-run shot as the Twins beat the Brewers 6-4 at Miller Park.  It was Willingham’s fourth homer in the last six games.  Josmil Pinto …

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    04 Jun 14
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    The Vikings have claimed cornerback Julian Posey off waivers from Cleveland and waived cornerback Kip Edwards.  Posey has appeared in seven career games with the Browns and Miami Dolphins, recording six tackles and one sack.  …

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    03 Jun 14
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     Matt Garza struck out eight over six-and-a-third innings of shutout ball to guide the Brewers past the Twins 6-2 at Miller Park.  Joe Mauer [[ MOW-er ]] doubled twice in the loss while Josh Willingham …

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    03 Jun 14
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     Phil Hughes tossed eight frames of two-run ball against his former team as the Twins topped the Yankees 7-2 from the Bronx.  Hughes improved to 6-and-1 for Minnesota, which took two of three in the …

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    02 Jun 14
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    Ricky Nolasco threw six innings of one-run ball to power the Twins in a 6-1 win over the Yankees last night in New York.  Minnesota had dropped six of its last seven.  Trevor Plouffe hit …

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    31 May 14
  • The ladies standing with the bags that they stuffed for kids through the Cheerful Givers program.

    The Twins’ Wives Group Lives On, To Give On   Photos and Stories by Gordy Jones The Twins’ wives have an organization that meets every few weeks to plan and perform acts of kindness or …

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    30 May 14