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Royals put Houston behind them, head home and welcome Twins

Perhaps a visit from the Minnesota Twins will help the Kansas City Royals move on from a rough end to an overall successful road trip. The American League leaders can avoid matching a season high with their fourth consecutive loss by beating the Twins for a sixth time in seven games Thursday night. Kansas City (44-31) won five of the first six on its nine-game trek before being swept...
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Miguel Sano Called Up Minnesota Twins

In a season that has seen the arrival of super prospect Byron Buxton in Minnesota, the Twins will give another top prospect his Major League debut. Miguel Sano, a 22-year-old third baseman who is’s No. 11 overall prospect, will join the Twins tomorrow, the website reported. Regarded by most scouts as the best right-handed power hitting prospect in the minors, Sano has clubbed...
Via Baseball News Source
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Series Preview: Royals vs. Minnesota Twins, July 2-5

After a 5-4 road trip, the Kansas City Royals return home for 11 games leading into the All Star Break. The home stand begins with a big American League Central matchup against the second place Minnesota Twins, who sit 4.5 games back. The Royals went into Minnesota in early June behind the Twins in the […]
Via Pine Tar Press
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Twins call up top prospect Miguel Sano

Following an 11-17 June, the Twins have fallen five games behind the Royals in the AL Central, just one game ahead of the Tigers for second place in the division. Minnesota is only a half-game away from the league’s second wild-card bid, but is fighting in a mosh pit with five other clubs for that spot. To try and break from the pack, the Twins have to put their best team on...
Via The Outside Corner
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Twins set to call up Miguel Sano

The Minnesota Twins are dipping into their farm system once again this season as they hope calling up their number two overall prospect, Miguel Sano, will bring a spark to their lineup. Sano earns the call up after hitting 15 home runs and 48 RBIs with a .374 on-base percentage in the Twins’ AA affiliate, the Chattanooga Lookouts. The call up was first reported by Twins’ beat...
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Twins send Vargas to Double-A

The Minnesota Twins optioned first baseman/designated hitter Kennys Vargas to Double-A Chattanooga after Wednesday's game. The 24-year-old Vargas is batting .244 with a .276 on-base percentage and .365 slugging percentage for Minnesota this season. Last season as a rookie, he hit .274/.316/.456 in 56 games. Earlier this year, Vargas was sent to Triple-A Rochester and batted .302...
Via Fox Sports North
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Twins Look To Keep Up 2015 Surge Through July, See Yankees For Most Expensive Ticket

Few probably thought the Minnesota Twins would be a real threat to chase down first-place in the AL Central in 2015, but as July approaches, that’s precisely what they are. The Kansas City Royals are where many felt they’d be (in first place), but the surprising Twins are just 5.5 games back thanks to impressive play on both sides of the ball. They’ve been getting timely hitting...
Via Baseball Essential
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ervin Santana’s arrival should excite Minnesota Twins

The return of Ervin Santana is right around the corner and it couldn’t be coming at a better time for the Minnesota Twins, who are desperately trying to keep pace in the American League playoff race after hitting some rough patches in June. Santana made his third and final minor league start last night before rejoining the Twins, leading the Rochester Red Wings (AAA) to victory...
Via Baseball Essential
1 day ago  |  Discuss

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