Minnesota Twins

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

Rivera Earns MLB Record 602nd Save

Long regarded as the best closer in baseball, Mariano Rivera now has more saves than anyone else, too.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2011

The Cubs will play the Red Sox again in 2012. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Cubs Release 2012 Schedule

The Cubs will open the 2012 season with seven-straight games at home as they welcome the Washington Nationals to Wrigley Field for a three-game series starting April 5 before hosting the Brewers in a four-game series.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2011

Luke Hughes #38 of the Minnesota Twins slides in safely as A.J. Pierzynski #12 of the Chicago White Sox defends home plate in the sixth inning on September 7, 2011 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

White Sox Fail To Get Big Hit Against Twins

Slumping outfielder Alex Rios snapped his bat over his knee after an eight-inning strikeout. Catcher A.J. Pierzynski broke a bat slamming it against the ground after an earlier strikeout. The Chicago White Sox are beyond frustrated with not driving in baserunners.


Jake Peavy #44 of the Chicago White Sox delivers a pitch against the Minnesota Twins in the first inning on September 6, 2011 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Peavy, Rios Lift White Sox Over Twins 3-0

Jake Peavy struck out a season-high nine and Alex Rios homered to help the Chicago White Sox to a 3-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night.


Zach Stewart

Zach Stewart Almost Perfect As Sox Beat Twins

Rookie Zach Stewart had a perfect game through eight innings as the White Sox, coming off a disastrous series in Detroit, defeated division rival Minnesota at Target Field on Monday