Minnesota Twins

David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox walks to the dugout after grounding out with men on base in the 4th inning against Minnesota Twins at Fenway Park on May 8, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Twins Beat Red Sox 15-8

David Ortiz went 0 for 5 with two strikeouts and three groundouts to snap his 27-game hitting streak, dating back to last season.


Red Sox starter Allen Webster. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Allen Webster Set To Make Second Start For Red Sox

Rookie Allen Webster will get his second career start for the Red Sox on Wednesday night, as Boston looks to bounce back from Tuesday night’s 6-1 loss to the Minnesota Twins.


Red Sox catcher David Ross and third baseman Will Middlebrooks collide while going after a foul ball against the Minnesota Twins. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Middlebrooks, Ross Day-To-Day After Collision

Not only did the Boston Red Sox lose to the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday, they also lost their third baseman and backup catcher.


Will Middlebrooks #16 of the Boston Red Sox and David Ross #3 react after the two collided chasing a ball hit by Trevor Plouffe #24 of the Minnesota Twins in the 5th inning at Fenway Park on May 7, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Twins Beat Red Sox 6-1

Scott Diamond allowed three hits in seven innings, Ryan Doumit hit his first homer of the season and the Minnesota Twins beat the Boston Red Sox 6-1 on Tuesday night.


As good as Lester has been, Buchholz has been even better. Buchholz became baseball’s first five-game winner with a 7-2 victory over the Astros, making him a perfect 5-0 with five quality starts this season. He’s allowed just five earned runs over 37.2 innings of work for a 1.19 ERA, and is second on the team with 39 strikeouts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Buchholz Eyes 7th Win As Red Sox Open Four-Game Set With Twins

Clay Buchholz has been among baseball’s best pitchers this season. Monday night will be the first time he’ll get the ball since an allegation of cheating clouded his last start.


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Twins’ Liam Hendricks Will Look To Lean On Secondry Pitches To Succeed

If Liam Hendriks sticks in the Majors, he could be a role model for hundreds of up-and-coming players trying to make it from down under.


Adrian Gonzalez of the Boston Red Sox. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Gonzalez, Morales Carry Red Sox Past Twins, 6-4

Adrian Gonzalez hit a two-run homer, Franklin Morales turned in another solid substitute start and the Boston Red Sox averted a four-game sweep with a 6-4 win over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday.


Danny Valencia. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Red Sox Acquire Danny Valencia From Twins

The Boston Red Sox acquired third baseman Danny Valencia from the Minnesota Twins in exchange for minor league outfielder Jeremias Pineda.


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.