Timber-Bulls: Minnesota signs Deng for another Thibs reunion

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed free agent forward Luol Deng, the latest former Chicago Bulls player to reunite with coach Tom Thibodeau. Deng's one-year de...

Cahill, A's fall 6-4 to Twins, take 2nd straight loss

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — With a two-run double by pinch-hitter Mitch Garver, the Minnesota Twins overtook Oakland starter Trevor Cahill in the fourth inning on their way to a 6-4 victory Thursday night that...

Rodney returns to Minnesota, now a key piece of Oakland pen

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota's Target Field was the perfect place for Fernando Rodney to perform his patented post-save celebrations , when the 41-year-old right-hander leans back to pretend he's pull...

Polanco, Sano fuel Twins in 5-2 win over Pirates

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jorge Polanco got two hits, scored twice and drove in two runs and Miguel Sano hit a two-run homer, leading the Minnesota Twins to a 5-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesd...

Carrasco, Indians top Twins 2-0 to push lead to 10 games

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Carlos Carrasco struck out 10 while taking a shutout into the eighth inning, winning his fourth straight start since returning from the disabled list to carry the Cleveland Indians ...

Garver walk-off double gives weary Twins 5-4 win vs. Indians

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mitch Garver drove in the winning run with a one-out double in the ninth inning for Minnesota, capping a 5-4 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night after the Twins trade...

Wild, Zucker agree to 5-year, $27.5M contract

The Minnesota Wild have agreed to terms with left wing Jason Zucker on a five-year, $27.5 million contract. The 26-year-old had 33 goals and 31 assists in 82 games while leading the ...

Dozier's grand slam in 10th gives Twins 11-7 win over Rays

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Brian Dozier hit a grand slam in the 10th inning on Sunday to give the Minnesota Twins an 11-7 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays and cap a testy, back-and-forth finish that featured f...

Gibson, Twins top Rays 5-1 in rain-delayed series opener

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kyle Gibson struck out nine batters over eight easy innings for the Minnesota Twins, who handed Tampa Bay ace Blake Snell his shortest start of the season and beat the Rays 5-1 on T...

Dozier, Twins power their way past Royals 8-5

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — If this is Brian Dozier's last month with the Minnesota Twins, it's off to a strong start. Whether he is helping boost the Twins back into the division race or mer...

Slegers, Twins rebound from rough road trip to top O's 5-2

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Aaron Slegers got his first major league win by finished six smooth innings in his first start of the season for Minnesota, and the Twins stopped their six-game losing streak by han...

New Wild GM Fenton opens free agency with expected tweaks

When Minnesota Wild owner Craig Leipold changed general managers this spring, he was adamant about the strength of a roster he believed only needed some tweaking and not a total overhaul. ...

Surging Escobar sparks Twins past Sale, Red Sox in 6-2 win

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Eduardo Escobar had two go-ahead hits, including an RBI single that launched a four-run eighth inning for the Minnesota Twins in a 6-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday nig...

Kinsler, Upton power Angels past Twins 4-2

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ian Kinsler hit a two-run home run for the lead in the seventh inning and Justin Upton went deep in the eighth, powering the Los Angeles Angels past the Minnesota Twins 4-2 on Frida...

Berrios' 6-hitter leads Twins over White Sox 7-2

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jose Berrios pitched a six-hitter for his second complete game this season, and the Minnesota Twins hit three home runs against James Shields in a 7-2 victory over the Chicago White...