5 hrs ago
John Lackey Aims to Extend Boston Red Sox Winning Streak to Five Games
The Boston Red Sox started the month of May out slow, winning only two games out of 11 between May 3 and May 14.
12 hrs ago
The Miami Herald
Diamond roughed up in Twins' 12-5 loss to Red Sox
Minnesota starter Scott Diamond stayed out of trouble against David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox batters at Fenway Park 11 days ago.
Sat May 18, 2013
Cubs' Matt Garza ready for his first start
Matt Garza is set to come off the disabled list and make his first start of the season for the Cubs on Tuesday against Pittsburgh.
Minnesota Twins: How Much Better Would the Team be With Wilson Ramos?
When the Minnesota Twins decided to trade talented catching prospect Wilson Ramos to the Washington Nationals for reliever Matt Capps in July of 2010, I immediately found the nearest item I could and threw it at the wall.
Saturday Notebook: Monday Chat, Playing Catch, Worst First Pitches, Brewers Mistake, and More
Today's Saturday Notebook announces our first ever Cover It Live baseball chat, a couple kids getting to play catch with some baseball players, a look at the 17 worst first pitches in recent history, the Brewers eliminating a popular female-centered event for another that is far more sexist, and this week's collection of GIFs.
The Fantasy 413: Tough diamond decisions, we've got you covered
Don't expect Joe Mauer to duplicate the power show he put on in 2009, but the Minnesota Twins catcher can still be a great pickup for fantasy owners.
Bump in the outfield costs Twins
The decisive play in the Twins' 3-2 loss to Boston on Friday night wasn't a play at all.
Fri May 17, 2013
Minnesota Twins: Joe Mauer rests stiff back, hitting streak
Joe Mauer awoke Friday with a stiff back so the Twins rested their hot-hitting catcher for the opener of a three-game series against the Boston Red Sox at Target Field.
The Providence Journal
A Series Matter: Red Sox-Twins and Momentum
THE CONTENTS: The Red Sox continue their nine-game road trip with their only visit of the season to Minneapolis for three more with the Twins.
Thu May 16, 2013
Rocking Target Field and Twins Notes
It was an honor again for my band, The 4onthefloor , to play Target Field during a Twins game, this year as the inaugural band of the brand new Midwest Music Showcase series.
High-scoring Twins send Worley vs. Boston in opener
Through all of the controversy revolving around him, the Red Sox right-hander has amassed a sterling 6-0 record and 1.69 ERA through eight starts.
Wed May 15, 2013
MLB: Five Minnesota Twins Players That Are Most Likely to be Traded
Coming off back-to-back seasons with 90 or more losses, outside expectations for the Minnesota Twins were surely low coming into the season.
TwinsCentric: Offense is looking to its heart
After finishing the month of April ranked near the bottom of the American League in most categories, the Twins' offense has undergone a stunning turnaround here in May, where they led the league in scoring through Tuesday.
Twins Notes: Hicks, Arcia, Parmelee, Dozier, Mauer, and mock drafts
That all culminated with Monday's two-homer game and Hicks is now hitting .215/.333/.431 with three homers and a 15-to-12 strikeout-to-walk ratio in his last 22 games.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Miami Herald
Peavy, power lift White Sox over Twins 4-2
Adam Dunn and Dayan Viciedo homered to back another strong start from Jake Peavy and lead the Chicago White Sox to a 4-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night.
Twins-Angels makeup game set for Sept. 9
The Twins' postponed game on April 17 against the Angels at Target Field will be made up on Monday, Sept.
First base a talking point for big leaguers
Even divisional rivals like the White Sox' Paul Konerko, left, and the Twins' Joe Mauer will strike up a conversation upon meeting at first base.
Why the Minnesota Twins are Better Than Their Record
The Minnesota Twins are currently over .500 and it's May. I haven't been able to say that for a while.
Mon May 13, 2013
Minnesota Twins to turn back the clock in May 30 game
St. Paul's baseball heritage will be honored May 30 when the Twins wear throwback uniforms for a "Turn Back the Clock" game against the Milwaukee Brewers.
Chicago White Sox
Santiago looks to stay hot in opener against Twins
The Twins' bats have come alive this month, as the club ranks among the American League leaders in runs scored and doubles.