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Zimmermann, 'pen struggle in loss to Twins
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The Twins boosted their chance at making the postseason for the first time since 2010 with a 12-1 win over the Tigers, powered by a three-hit game from Joe Mauer and a two-run single from Byron Buxton to snap a three-game losing streak on Thursday night at Comerica Park.

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Twins’ Dozier Calls For More Protective Netting At MLB Stadiums | SI Wire | Sports Illustrated
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After Wednesday’s scary incident at Yankee Stadium, where a child was struck by a line drive, Twins second baseman Brian Dozier wants all stadiums to increase the protective netting throughout MLB. Subscribe to ►► http://po.st/SubscribeSI Follow the latest NFL news and highlights, with updates on your favorite team and players. Want to know what’s up […]

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Judge's 45th HR helps Yanks sweep Twins
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Aaron Judge and Gary Sanchez launched back-to-back homers, and Didi Gregorius also went deep as the Yankees continued to fire on all cylinders in pursuit of a postseason berth, completing a series sweep of the Twins with an 11-3 victory on Wednesday afternoon at Yankee Stadium.

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Yanks over Twins in WC Game? Not so fast
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The Yankees’ record against the Twins since 2002 — and this includes four soul-crushing postseason series for Minnesota — is 89-33. And while this might give Twins fans nightmares ahead of a potential meeting in the Oct. 3 American League Wild Card Game, I can’t help but think that Yankees fans might be more nervous.

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Yankees, Twins call for more netting after watching child get hit
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Players on both the New York Yankees and Minnesota Twins began calling for protective netting to be expanded after a young girl was hit by a foul ball during Wednesday’s game at Yankee Stadium. Twins second baseman Brian Dozier had a clear view of the incident, and appeared shaken while speaking about it after the […]

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Despite getting swept in NY, Twins look ahead
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Even with a new regime and a lineup full of youngsters, Yankee Stadium remains the Twins’ house of horrors.

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Yankees, Twins players react to child hit by foul ball, plead MLB for protective netting
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The players are trying to do their job and don’t want to see anyone hurt

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Yanks bust out brooms vs. Twins in playoff push
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Aaron Judge and Gary Sanchez launched back-to-back homers, and Didi Gregorius also went deep as the Yankees continued to fire on all cylinders in pursuit of a postseason berth, completing a series sweep of the Twins with an 11-3 victory on Wednesday afternoon at Yankee Stadium.

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Zim, Tigers look to play spoiler vs. Twins
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As the Tigers won four straight American League Central titles from 2011-14, the Twins were left trying to play the role of spoiler down the stretch against Detroit. But the tables have turned, as it’s now Minnesota competing for its first postseason berth since 2010, and the Tigers are the ones looking to hurt the […]

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Twins fall in finale, unable to add WC cushion
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Aaron Judge and Gary Sanchez launched back-to-back homers and Didi Gregorius also went deep as part of an extra-base-hit barrage, helping the Yankees complete a series sweep of the Twins with an 11-3 victory on Wednesday afternoon at Yankee Stadium.

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WC-seeking Twins turn to Mejia in Detroit
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As the Tigers won four straight American League Central titles from 2011-14, the Twins were left trying to play the role of spoiler down the stretch against Detroit. But the tables have turned, as it’s now Minnesota competing for its first postseason berth since 2010, and the Tigers are the ones looking to hurt the […]

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Yanks send Severino to sweep Colon, Twins
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The Yankees shuffled their rotation for the final game of their three-game series against the Twins at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday, as right-hander Luis Severino will take the mound instead of right-hander Masahiro Tanaka. Minnesota will counter with veteran right-hander Bartolo Colon.

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