5/3/2015 | Twins surpass .500 mark for first time in 2015
Having a .500 record is just a one-day event, according to Twins manager Paul Molitor, but the hard work over the past couple weeks has clearly paid off as Minnesota eclipsed the mark for the first time all season.
5/3/2015 | Pressly may step in as go-to long reliever
Twins manager Paul Molitor said he'll use a mix of relievers in long roles, and he had to use right-hander Ryan Pressly in that role in Sunday's 13-3 win over the White Sox, with right-hander Mike Pelfrey lasting just 3 1/3 innings.
5/3/2015 | Hughes, Twins set to open four-game set against A's
Right-handers Jesse Hahn and Phil Hughes are set to square off on Monday for the start of a four-game series between the A's and Twins at Target Field.
5/3/2015 | Twins capitalize on errors to sweep White Sox
For the second straight season, the Twins swept a four-game series from the White Sox at Target Field by virtue of Sunday's 13-3 rout of the South Siders.
5/2/2015 | Slightly rusty Nolasco earns win in return
After missing nearly a month with inflammation in his right elbow, Ricky Nolasco was back on the mound on Saturday, and although he showed some signs of rust, he pitched well enough to keep Minnesota in the game and ultimately picked up the win over the White Sox.
5/2/2015 | Twins have sweep of White Sox in sight
With a win on Sunday over the White Sox at Target Field, the Twins would record their first four-game sweep since June 19-22, 2014, a four-game run that also came against the White Sox.
5/2/2015 | Two homers give Twins win over White Sox
Ricky Nolasco picked up the win in his return from the 15-day disabled list, backed by homers from Torii Hunter and Trevor Plouffe in a 5-3 victory over the White Sox on Saturday afternoon at Target Field.
5/2/2015 | Molitor explains reason for Milone move
Manager Paul Molitor on Saturday explained the Twins' surprising decision to send left-hander Tommy Milone to Triple-A Rochester.
5/2/2015 | Gibson putting consistency issues to bed
Twins right-hander Kyle Gibson has a 1.88 ERA over his last four starts, and his performance against the White Sox on Friday night was his best of the season, as he scattered just four hits and a walk with four strikeouts.
5/1/2015 | Noesi finds way back to mound against Twins
Hector Noesi will make just his third start of the season on Saturday when the White Sox and Twins continue their four-game series at Target Field. Ricky Nolasco will be activated from the DL to start for the host Twins.
5/1/2015 | Hughes cleared to start as Twins shuffle arms
Twins right-hander Phil Hughes, who left his start on Wednesday with a minor flexor strain in his left hip, threw a bullpen session with no issues on Friday and will make his next start on Monday against the A's.
5/1/2015 | Intercostal strain lands Stauffer on DL
The Twins placed right-handed reliever Tim Stauffer on the 15-day disabled list with a right intercostal strain on Friday, and recalled right-handed reliever Ryan Pressly from Triple-A Rochester.