Minnesota Twins

Joe Mauer and Ben Revere of the Twins. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Mauer’s 3-Run HR Lifts Twins Past Red Sox 6-4

Joe Mauer showed the patience of a good hitter and followed that with the skill of one of the game’s best.


Clay Buchholz (Photo by Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Red Sox Hope Buchholz Can Snap Team’s 3-Game Losing Streak

Just when it appeared the Boston Red Sox were poised to go on a run, they’ve struggled against one of the AL’s worst teams.


Darin Mastroianni #19 of the Minnesota Twins is congratulated by teammate Ben Revere. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Twins Beat Red Sox 6-5 In 10 Innings

The Twins overcame an early 5-1 deficit and defeated the Red Sox for the second straight night.


Dustin Pedroia (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Doubront, Sox Try To Fend Off Pesky Twins At Fenway

The Minnesota Twins may sit near the bottom of the AL standings, but they have made an impact in the wild-card race over the last few weeks.


Sam Deduno of the Minnesota Twins. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Twins Top Red Sox 5-0 Behind Deduno

Samuel Deduno allowed two hits in six innings in his third straight strong performance and the Minnesota Twins spoiled a rare solid outing by Jon Lester and beat the Boston Red Sox 5-0 on Thursday night.


Red Sox rookie Ryan Lavarnway. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Lavarnway, Kalish In Red Sox Lineup vs. Twins

The Red Sox lineup Thursday night against the Twins will feature prospects Ryan Kalish and Ryan Lavarnway.


Jon Lester (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Struggling Lester Gets Start With Red Sox Aiming To Win Another Series

The Boston Red Sox appeared to have found their groove before coming up short their last time out.


Kevin Youkilis throws to first for the final out of the seventh inning on June 25, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Twins Top White Sox In Kevin Youkilis’ Debut

Kevin Youkilis singled in the eighth inning for his first hit as Chicago’s new third baseman Monday night.


David Ortiz and Dustin Pedroia (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Red Sox Bullpen Hangs On For 7-6 Win Over Twins

Mike Aviles homered and the Boston Red Sox bullpen just barely avoided another big collapse in a 7-6 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night.


MINNEAPOLIS, MN - APRIL 24: (L-R) Dustin Pedroia #15, Nick Punto #5, Mike Aviles #3, Ryan Sweeney #12 and Lars Anderson #62 of the Boston Red Sox celebrate a win against the Minnesota Twins on April 24, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Red Sox defeated the Twins 11-2. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Red Sox In Minnesota, Going For First Sweep Since July

It’s been a long time since the Boston Red Sox swept a series.