Minnesota Twins

WC loss shows Twins' need to add 'pen depth
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While the Twins featured a potent offense and an improved defense en route to their surprise run to the postseason in 2017, pitching depth — especially in the bullpen — was an issue.

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Twins' heads held high after historic season
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It was an unforgettable, fun and historic season that saw the Twins become the first team to go from losing more than 100 games to making the postseason the next year. But it ended with a familiar result against the Yankees.

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Twins' season ends in Wild Card Game loss
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The “Baby Bombers” punched their ticket for a showdown with the Indians in the American League Division Series presented by Doosan, with Didi Gregorius, Brett Gardner and Aaron Judge all homering to overcome Luis Severino’s first-inning exit, leading the Yankees to an 8-4 victory on Tuesday over the Twins in the AL Wild Card Game […]

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Amazing catch leads to early exit for Buxton
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With the Twins tied against the favored Yankees in the second inning of a win-or-go-home playoff game in the Bronx, Byron Buxton gave up his body. The electric center fielder made an incredible leaping catch while crashing into the center-field wall at Yankee Stadium in the American League Wild Card Game Tuesday night. But he […]

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Sano not on Twins' Wild Card Game roster
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Despite being activated from the 10-day disabled list on Friday, Miguel Sano is not on the Twins’ roster for tonight’s American League Wild Card Game against the Yankees.

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Starting lineups for tonight's AL WC Game
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The Twins will square off against the Yankees in tonight’s American League Wild Card Game at Yankee Stadium. Here are the starting lineups.

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AL Wild Card Game: In Real Life
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MLB.com is on the scene in New York City as excitement builds for tonight’s American League Wild Card Game between the Twins and Yankees at Yankee Stadium (8 p.m. ET on ESPN).

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Twins-Yankees: Position-by-position WC look
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Can the Twins finally overcome their long-running history of postseason losses to the Yankees in New York? They’ll get another shot in tonight’s American League Wild Card Game, and a position by position breakdown reveals they have some advantages.

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How the Twins built a winner
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MLBPipeline.com breaks down how the American League Wild Card Twins used the Draft, the international market and free-agent signings to build their team.

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Sano expected to be on roster for WC Game
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Miguel Sano is expected to be on the Twins’ roster for the American League Wild Card Game, but he would likely be on the bench instead of starting at designated hitter, manager Paul Molitor said at Monday’s news conference at Yankee Stadium ahead of tonight’s game.

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Wild 1: Twins-Yanks tonight! Data with destiny?
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The Yankees are hoping to bring American League Division Series baseball back to the Bronx for the first time in five years. But the Twins are looking to do what the Astros did two years ago — knock out the Bombers on their home turf.

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Emotional Perkins reflects on Twins tenure
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Twins left-hander Glen Perkins couldn’t contain his emotions after making perhaps his final appearance with the Twins in the ninth inning of Saturday’s 3-2 loss to the Tigers at Target Field.

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