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David Price on the money in Toronto Blue Jays debut

David Price was one of the most highly anticipated debuts after the trade deadline. He is looked at as the savior of the Toronto Blue Jays and someone that can help push them over the top to make the playoffs. In his first start as a Blue Jay, he showed why the Blue Jays acquired him. Going into this game, the Blue Jays found a new sense of confidence by taking three out of four...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Aaron Hicks, Jackie Bradley Jr. starting to drift separate ways

Before the season began, I drew a comparision between two former top centerfield prospects Aaron Hicks and Jackie Bradley Jr. It wasn’t a hard comparison to make. Both players were top-100 prospects according to MLB.com and had been rushed to the Majors by their respective clubs, each skipping the Triple-A level for a spot in the Opening Day lineup back in 2013. After they both...
Via Baseball Essential
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rosario drives in 3 runs, leads Twins to 9-5 win over Mariners

MINNEAPOLIS -- Eddie Rosario finished a single shy of the cycle and drove in three runs to help the Minnesota Twins snap a four-game skid with a 9-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night. Aaron Hicks and Brian Dozier also homered for the Twins, who had lost 10 of their previous 12 games. Phil Hughes (10-6) gave up five runs on 10 hits and struck out five in five innings...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Rosario drives in 3, leads Twins to 9-5 win over Mariners

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Eddie Rosario finished a single shy of the cycle and drove in three runs to help the Minnesota Twins snap a four-game skid with a 9-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night. Aaron Hicks and Brian Dozier also homered for the Twins, who had lost 10 of their previous 12 games. Phil Hughes (10-6) gave up five runs on 10 hits and struck out five in five...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Rosario drives in 3 runs, leads Twins to 9-5 win over Mariners

MINNEAPOLIS -- Eddie Rosario finished a single shy of the cycle and drove in three runs to help the Minnesota Twins snap a four-game skid with a 9-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night. Aaron Hicks and Brian Dozier also homered for the Twins, who had lost 10 of their previous 12 games. Phil Hughes (10-6) gave up five runs on 10 hits and struck out five in five innings...
Via Fox Sports North
5 days ago  |  Discuss

FOX Sports North Midweek Stock Report for July 29

Welcome to our new weekly feature, the Midweek Stock Report. Every Wednesday, we'll take a look at whose stock is trending up and whose is trending down. Aaron Hicks The Minnesota Twins center fielder hadn't lived up to his potential in his first two major-league seasons, but perhaps it is starting to kick in as he's gotten another chance with Byron Buxton on the disabled list. In...
Via Fox Sports North
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Scoring early, pitching have been Twins' keys vs. Pirates

The Minnesota Twins might not mind it if the Pittsburgh Pirates moved from the National League Central to the American League Central. In their last 15 meetings, the Twins are 11-4 against the Pirates and it isn't hard to see why -- Minnesota has scored early and then gotten good pitching. Getting ahead early has been a key for Minnesota and if this past month is any indication,...
Via Fox Sports North
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Tigers fall victim to 16-hit attack by Twins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Torii Hunter's towering two-run homer into the third deck against his former team highlighted a 16-hit afternoon for Minnesota, and the Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 9-5 on Saturday. Trevor Plouffe and Eddie Rosario each had three hits and scored twice, and the bottom five batters in the Twins lineup combined for six RBIs and 11 hits in 19 at-bats. Aaron Hicks...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Twins register 16 hits, tame Tigers

MINNEAPOLIS -- Torii Hunter's towering two-run homer into the third deck against his former team highlighted a 16-hit afternoon for Minnesota, and the Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 9-5 on Saturday. Trevor Plouffe and Eddie Rosario each had three hits and scored twice, and the bottom five batters in the Twins lineup combined for six RBI and 11 hits in 19 at-bats. Aaron Hicks hit a...
Via Fox Sports North
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Top catches of the week and the “Willie Mays” scale

Willie Mays was, plain and simply, one of the greatest players to ever pick up a bat, thrown on a glove, and take the diamond in the history of the world. He is an icon of baseball with maybe the most iconic play in the history of the game; you know, the infamous over-the-shoulder catch in the 1954 World Series: This week, many players have been seeming to channel their inner Willie...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Twins' Aaron Hicks makes crazy Willie Mays-like catch

It's not often you hear Twins outfielder Aaron Hicks compared to the legendary Willie Mays. But on Monday night, it was warranted. In the fourth inning of Minnesota's 4-2 win over the Baltimore Oriole, Hicks made a breathtaking catch that can only be described as "Willie Mays-like." Hicks' grab resembled the Hall of Famer's iconic catch during Game 1 of the 1954 World Series, one...
Via Fox Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Aaron Hicks Makes Tremendous Willie Mays-Like Catch

This is the first and only time you will ever see light-hitting Minnesota Twins outfielder Aaron Hicks compared to the great Willie Mays. What Hicks did Monday night in Minnesota’s 4-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles was nothing short of extraordinary. And it brought back memories of one of the greatest catches in the history of the game. The only thing really missing from this...
Via Sportsnaut
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Baltimore Orioles Lose on Walk-Off Homerun to the Minnesota Twins

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – JULY 6: Aaron Hicks #32 and Torii Hunter #48 of the Minnesota Twins pour water on teammate Brian Dozier #2 and Fox Sports North reporter Marney Gellner after Dozier hit a two-run walk-off home run against the Baltimore Orioles in the tenth inning of the game on July 6, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Twins defeated the Orioles 4-2 in ten innings...
Via The Sports Journal
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Twins vs. Orioles preview

The Minnesota Twins relied solely on the home run to top the Baltimore Orioles in the opening contest of a three-game series, but now facing a red-hot Kevin Gausman, the AL Central contenders may need to seek out a different method of production. Whatever the route, Brian Dozier figures to again be a focal point Tuesday night when the Twins try for their first consecutive wins in...
Via AP on Fox
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Twins vs. Orioles preview

The Minnesota Twins relied solely on the home run to top the Baltimore Orioles in the opening contest of a three-game series, but now facing a red-hot Kevin Gausman, the AL Central contenders may need to seek out a different method of production. Whatever the route, Brian Dozier figures to again be a focal point Tuesday night when the Twins try for their first consecutive wins in...
Via Fox Sports North
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Twins come out on top in home-run fueled win over Orioles

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Brian Dozier's two-run home run with one out in the 10th inning lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 4-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night. Dozier lined a 2-1 pitch from Tommy Hunter (2-2) into the left field seats for his 17th home run of the season. It scored Danny Santana, who singled one batter earlier. Earlier in the day Dozier was selected as...
Via AP on Fox
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Twins come out on top in home-run fueled win over Orioles

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Brian Dozier's two-run home run with one out in the 10th inning lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 4-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night. Dozier lined a 2-1 pitch from Tommy Hunter (2-2) into the left field seats for his 17th home run of the season. It scored Danny Santana, who singled one batter earlier. Earlier in the day Dozier was selected as...
Via Fox Sports North
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals' lead over Twins falls to 3 1/2 games after 5-3 loss at The K

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Joe Mauer hit a two-run homer in his first four-hit game in nearly two years, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 5-3 Saturday night. Mauer, who is 13 for 28 against Royals starter Joe Blanton, homered with Brian Dozier aboard in a three-run first. Aaron Hicks' grounder scored Trevor Plouffe, who missed the cycle by a home run, with the other run...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
July 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Twins put OF Robinson on family emergency leave

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Minnesota Twins have placed outfielder Shane Robinson on family emergency leave. Robinson traveled to Boston after his infant daughter underwent emergency surgery. Manager Paul Molitor said Friday that Robinson would not return to the team before Sunday. The Twins recalled Aaron Hicks from a rehab assignment and he started in center field Friday night against...
Via AP on Fox
July 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Twins place Robinson on emergency list, activate Hicks off DL

The Minnesota Twins on Friday played outfielder Shane Robinson on the Family Emergency List and activated outfielder Aaron Hicks from the 15-day disabled list. Hicks missed 19 games with a right forearm strain. He had been on a rehab assignment at Triple-A Rochester where he was 8 for 23, including a pair of three-hit performances in his last two games. With the Twins this season...
Via Fox Sports North
July 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Improved outfield defense a major reason for Twins' turnaround

Two big reasons for the Minnesota Twins' turnaround from 90-game losers to a team with a winning record heading into July have been the improvements of the starting pitching and the defense. The pitching, which has hit a few bumps as of late, is far improved from the last several years when Minnesota's rotation ranked near the bottom of the majors in combined ERA. The defense has...
Via Fox Sports North
June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Scoring changes wipes out crucial Twins error vs. Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) A game-deciding error against Minnesota Twins center fielder Aaron Hicks is now a two-run double for Mitch Moreland of the Texas Rangers The Rangers announced before Saturday's game that the official scorer had changed his ruling on the play Friday night. With two outs in the eighth inning of a tie game, Texas had the bases loaded when Moreland hit a ball to...
Via AP on Fox
June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Rangers surge past Twins late

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Elvis Andrus had a career-high four RBI and Texas got the tiebreaking runs on a two-out error by Minnesota center fielder Aaron Hicks as the Rangers beat the Twins 6-2 on Friday night. The Rangers had the bases loaded in the eighth with the game tied when Mitch Moreland hit a fly ball to straightaway center. Hicks was drifting back and reached up, but the...
Via AP on Fox
June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Elvis has 4 RBIs for Rangers in 6-2 win over slumping Twins

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Elvis Andrus had a career-high four RBIs and Texas got the tiebreaking runs on a two-out error by Minnesota center fielder Aaron Hicks as the Rangers beat the Twins 6-2 on Friday night. The Rangers had the bases loaded in the eighth with the game tied when Mitch Moreland hit a fly ball to straightaway center. Hicks was drifting back and reached up, but the...
Via AP on Fox
June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 Angels Trade Deadline Targets: Twins-Angels

By Robert Cunningham, AngelsWin.com Staff Writer - One way to avoid getting fleeced in the trade deadline market is to make a trade with another team that is in contention. Currently the Twins are in the lead to win the AL Central Division based on current standings. Notably FanGraphs’ End of Season projections show the Twins totally out of the playoffs based on their current...
Via Angelswin
June 11, 2015  |  Discuss
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