Minnesota Twins

Jake Peavy. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Viciedo’s 4 RBIs Lead White Sox Over Twins

Dayan Viciedo homered and drove in four runs, and the Chicago White Sox beat Minnesota 8-2 Wednesday for a three-game sweep of the last-place Twins.

670 The Score–07/25/2012

Chicago White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko hits a solo home run in the 5th inning against the Minnesota Twins at U.S. Cellular Field on July 24, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

White Sox Turn Power Up In 11-4 Rout Of Twins

Adam Dunn tied the game with his major league-leading 30th homer and Dayan Viciedo hit a bases-loaded single to cap a four-run seventh Tuesday night as the Chicago White Sox rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 11-4.


Storm clouds roll in at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Video: Lightning Sends Rangers, Twins Players Running For Cover

An extremely close lightning strike scattered Rangers and Twins players Sunday in Arlington, Texas.

670 The Score–07/09/2012

Adam Dunn and Kevin Youkilis. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Bats Come To Life As Sox Down Twins, 12-5

Chris Sale won again, pitching seven easy innings with support from a three-run homer by Adam Dunn, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 12-5 Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2012

White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko congratulates right fielder Alex Rios on a two-run home in the fourth inning on June 26, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Floyd Ends Skid Vs. Twins, Rios HR Leads Sox To 3-2 Win

Gavin Floyd finally solved the Minnesota Twins with nine strikeouts in seven shutout innings and Alex Rios homered to help the Chicago White Sox to a 3-2 victory on Tuesday night.


Jake Peavy. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Peavy Feels Fine, Ready For Start Against Twins

The White Sox won 18 of 18 in May, but have only won one series in June. This back and forth leaves Jake Peavy searching for his team’s definition.

670 The Score–06/24/2012

Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro hits a double against the Minnesota Twins during the sixth inning of an interleague game on June 10, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Dempster Leads Cubs To 8-2 Win Over Twins

Ryan Dempster further raised his trade value with eight shutout innings, pitching the Chicago Cubs past the Minnesota Twins 8-2 Sunday.


Starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija #29 of the Chicago Cubs throws the ball against the Minnesota Twins during interleague play at Target Field on June 9, 2012 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Plouffe, Mauer Power Twins Over Cubs, 11-3

Trevor Plouffe had a double, a homer and four RBIs and Scott Diamond pitched six scoreless innings to lead the Minnesota Twins to an 11-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.


Where have the days of Michael Barrett and A.J. Pierzynski exchanging blows gone? (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Pierzynski In A Cubs Uniform? It Almost Happened

In fact, Pierzysnki could have been wearing a Cubs uniform in that game.

670 The Score–06/07/2012

Jeff Manship. Credit: LBS

Twins Misspell Jeff Manship’s Name On Jersey

As the Twins called on right-handed pitcher Jeff Manship in Wednesday night’s game, it became apparent that good ole Minnesota had misspelled the reliever’s name on his jersey.

670 The Score–06/07/2012

Orlando Hudson. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Hudson On Critics: ‘They Have No Life’

Orlando Hudson’s welcome to the South Side hit a bit of a snag when one Twins reporter called him “the worst player I’ve ever covered.”

670 The Score–05/25/2012

Alex Rios #51 of the Chicago White Sox bats against the Minnesota Twins in the first inning on May 23, 2012 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Sale Sharp, Konerko And Rios HR, Sox Beat Twins 6-0

Chris Sale pitched seven sharp innings and Paul Konerko and Alex Rios backed him with home runs, leading the Chicago White Sox to a 6-0 win over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night.


Minnesota Twins first baseman Justin Morneau is congratulated by catcher Joe Mauer and designated hitter Ryan Doumit after hitting a three run homer against the Chicago White Sox in the fourth inning  on May 22, 2012 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Walters Throws 1st Complete Game, As Twins Rout Sox 9-2

P.J. Walters tossed his first career complete game and Justin Morneau hit a three-run homer as the Minnesota Twins routed the Chicago White Sox 9-2 on Tuesday night.


Orlando Hudson. (Photo by Rich Pilling/Getty Images)

Twins Reporter: Hudson Might Be The Worst Player I’ve Ever Covered

Jim Souhan of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, who covered Hudson for one season in Minnesota, called Hudson ‘the worst player I’ve ever covered.’

670 The Score–05/22/2012

Jason Marquis. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Twins Part Ways With Marquis Before White Sox Series

The Minnesota Twins have designated right-hander Jason Marquis for release or assignment, ending his stint with the team after just seven starts.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2012

Jered Weaver celebrates his no-hitter with catcher Chris Iannetta. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Angels’ Weaver Throws No-Hitter Against Twins

Signed to a five-year, $85 million contract extension last August, the 29-year-old right-hander pitched his first no-hitter Wednesday night, dominating lowly Minnesota in a 9-0 cakewalk.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2012

Chris Johnson #23 of the Houston Astros makes a diving attempt on a hard hit ball. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Wisch: Astros Keep Their Nickname, Avoid Baseball’s Name Game

Last week, Jim Crane, the new owner of Houston’s major league ballclub, threw Texas into a tizzy when he mentioned that his marketing division was investigating the possibility of changing the Astros’ nickname when they move to the American League West next season.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2012

Joe Mauer. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Doubt The Mully And Hanley Show Will Send A Gift

The man who once dated Miss USA is now engaged to his longtime best friend.

670 The Score–12/13/2011

Mike Quade

Report: Quade A Candidate For Twins Triple-A Job

Less than two weeks after he was fired as manager of the Cubs, it appears Mike Quade may have a lead on a new gig.

670 The Score–11/11/2011

Bill Smith with catcher Joe Mauer. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Twins Fire GM, Re-Hire Ryan On Interim Basis

The Minnesota Twins have fired general manager Bill Smith and returned Terry Ryan to the role on an interim basis.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2011