Hughes drops to 1-7 as Twins lose to Blue Jays 3-1

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Phil Hughes was forced out of his previous start in the sixth inning because shoulder fatigue. The first inning was Hughes' downfall Sunday. Jose Bautista and Josh Donaldson started the game with back-to-back home runs in a three-run first inning, and Marcus Stroman bounced back from his worst major league start to lead the Toronto Blue Jays over the Twins 3-1...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Hughes aims to tame Jays, secure series split

After taking two of the first three games at Target Field, the Blue Jays will turn to their ace as they go for a series win over the Twins on Sunday afternoon. Toronto will send right-hander Marcus Stroman to the mound against Minnesota righty Phil Hughes.
4 days ago

Kershaw reminding us he’s baseball’s best

As last night’s action came to a close, the baseball world was abuzz once again. Chase Anderson took a no-hitter into the eighth inning against the best and most terrifying offense in baseball, Khris Davis hit three home runs in Oakland — including a walk-off grand slam — and, well, Clayton Kershaw made another start. I suppose you could say it was pretty good. Eight innings...
Via The Sports Post
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Hughes dealing with fatigue in right shoulder

Right-hander Phil Hughes revealed following the Twins' 7-2 loss to the Tigers on Tuesday that he's battling right shoulder fatigue, but he said it's getting better, and any sort of DL stint is not in the future.
8 days ago

Hughes chased after two innings, Twins routed by Astros

HOUSTON -- Jason Castro homered and drove in four runs, and Jose Altuve and Carlos Correa both homered and knocked in three as the Houston Astros won consecutive games for the first time this season with a 16-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night.The Astros built a 6-0 lead after two innings and didn't let up in setting a season high for runs. Altuve hit his fifth...
Via Associated Press
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Twins squander Hughes' quality start in shutout loss to Nationals

WASHINGTON -- Tanner Roark struck out a career-high 15 and allowed only two hits over seven innings in a dominating performance that carried the Washington Nationals past the Minnesota Twins 2-0 Saturday.Roark and a trio of relievers combined to fan 18, the most by Washington since its arrival from Montreal in 2005.Roark (2-2) twice struck out the side and fanned at least two strikeouts...
Via Associated Press
April 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Rawlings makes hilarious mistake with Phil Hughes’ glove

Phil Hughes wore No. 65 with the Yankees until 2013. When he signed with the Minnesota Twins in 2014, Hughes switched his number to 45. Apparently nobody at Rawlings — the company who supplies Hughes with his glove — got the memo. .@RawlingsStevie thanks for everything Stevie. I haven't been #65 in 3 years but I know you try hard! — Phil Hughes ...
Via Sportsnaut
March 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Hughes pitches 3 scoreless innings, as Twins top Orioles 3-0

SARASOTA, Fla. -- Phil Hughes pitched perfect three innings as the Minnesota Twins beat the winless Baltimore Orioles 3-0 on Monday.In Hughes' two starts, he's allowed just one hit in five scoreless innings. He's yet to strike out a batter.Baltimore lost for the seventh straight time. The Orioles are 0-7-1 this spring.Ubaldo Jimenez, who gave up six runs and retired just one batter...
Via Associated Press
March 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Twins tack three more years onto Phil Hughes’ contract

After by far the finest year of his career in 2014, Phil Hughes won’t be leaving Minnesota any time soon. Hughes agreed to a three-year, $42 million extension that will be added to the two years remaining on his current three-year, $24 million deal, meaning that he’ll be staying with the Twins until 2019. The extension, first reported by Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News...
Via The Outside Corner
December 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Phil Hughes turns down $500K bonus offer from Twins

As we near the end of Major League Baseball’s regular season, incentive bonuses in player contracts are coming into play with only a few games remaining. In the case of Minnesota Twins pitcher Phil Hughes, his 2014 season comes to an end agonizingly short of an additional $500,000. Hughes was to receive the half million […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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