Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/9/14
BOSTON -- There isn't much chance of the Minnesota Twins rallying to get into the American League's postseason races. After all, being 16 games under .500 on July 19 tends to drop a team into the role of spoiler. Guess what: The Twins are spoiling. From July 27-29, Minnesota swept a three-game series from Cleveland, sending the Indians into a tailspin that has seen them lose seven games in a row to fall into also-ran position. This week, the Twins came into Fenway Park, a place where they had lost 10 of their last 11 games. They were facing a struggling Red Sox team that still has hopes of getting in the wild-card chase. Two games, two Minnesota victories. And even though the Twins are just 46-60 and still a mile away from contention, they're feeling good about themselves. "When you play well, you feel that way, and obviously that's been the case," veteran infielder Jamey Carroll said after his RBI single, his fourth hit of the night, in the 10th inning gave the Twins a co...
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