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October 1, 2017
The Minnesota Twins celebrate a win over the Cleveland Indians last week in Cleveland. The Twins take on the New York Yankees in the American League Wildcard game Tuesday, Oct. 3 in New York. David Richard / USA TODAY Sports
SHIPLEY: Twins fans, get excited for playoffs--but not too excited
October 1, 2017 - 8:51pm
Minnesota Twins manager Paul Molitor addresses the home crowd before the final regular season game against the Detroit Tigers at Target Field on Sunday, Oct. 1. (Jeffrey Becker / USA TODAY Sports)
Molitor's status still unresolved
October 1, 2017 - 7:48pm
September 30, 2017
Minnesota Twins third baseman Eduardo Escobar (5) receives congratulations from left fielder Eddie Rosario (20) after scoring during a recent game in Detroit. Rick Osentoski / USA TODAY Sports
Twins' Escobar playing with a heavy heart after grandfather's death
September 30, 2017 - 5:54pm
September 29, 2017
Minnesota Twins third baseman Eduardo Escobar (5) celebrates his solo home run against the Detroit Tigers in the second inning Friday, Sept. 29, at Target Field in Minneapolis. Bruce Kluckhohn / USA TODAY Sports
Escobar, Dozier power Twins past Tigers
September 29, 2017 - 11:14pm
September 24, 2017
Twins power past terrible Tigers
September 24, 2017 - 5:42pm
Minnesota Twins right fielder Max Kepler (26) hits a two RBI double in the eighth inning Thursday, Sept. 21, against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Rick Osentoski / USA TODAY Sports
Twins' Kepler hopes to return to lineup by Tuesday after tweaking back
September 24, 2017 - 3:26pm
September 23, 2017
Minnesota Twins center fielder Byron Buxton (25) is congratulated by teammates after scoring in the sixth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on Friday, Sept. 22, in Detroit. Rick Osentoski / USA TODAY Sports
TWINS: Electronic device expedites Byron Buxton's recovery from hand injury
September 23, 2017 - 8:17pm
September 21, 2017
Grounds crew paint football lines and numbers on the grass at Target Field in Minneapolis on Wednesday, Sept. 20, in preparation for this Saturday's St. Thomas vs. Saint John's football game. (Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press)
Here's how Target Field becomes a football stadium
September 21, 2017 - 9:20am
September 16, 2017
Minnesota Twins center fielder Byron Buxton (25) hits a single during their game against the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night, Sept. 15. Jordan Johnson / USA TODAY Sports
Twins' Buxton disappointed by Mientkiewicz firing
September 16, 2017 - 6:12pm
September 10, 2017
Kansas City Royals second basemen Whit Merrifield (15) slides into second with a RBI double against Minnesota Twins shortstop Jorge Polanco (11) during the second inning Sunday, Sept. 10, in Knsas City, Mo. Peter G. Aiken / USA TODAY Sports
Hosmer's four-hit game helps Royals trounce Twins
September 10, 2017 - 6:30pm
August 27, 2017
Minnesota Twins center fielder Byron Buxton (25) hits a single to score a run against Toronto Blue Jays in the first inning on Sunday, Aug. 27 in Toronto. Dan Hamilton / USA TODAY Sports
Buxton belts 3 homers as Twins bust Blue Jays
August 27, 2017 - 4:08pm
August 21, 2017
Minnesota Twins shortstop Jorge Polanco (11) celebrates in the dugout with left fielder Eddie Rosario (20) after his three-run home run in the second inning against the Chicago White Sox on Monday night in Chicago. The Twins beat the Sox, 10-2, in the second game of their doubleheader. Matt Marton / USA TODAY Sports
Twins homer often, take nightcap for split with White Sox
August 21, 2017 - 11:51pm
August 15, 2017
Amateur baseball: State tournament begins this weekend
August 15, 2017 - 4:19pm
Little League World Series: Sioux Falls Little League team, assisted by Ellsworth grad B. Jay Boom prepares for the event of a lifetime
August 15, 2017 - 4:17pm
August 13, 2017
Minnesota Twins first baseman Joe Mauer (7) fields and throws to for the out during the first inning against the Houston Astros at Target Field on May 29. (Marilyn Indahl / USA TODAY Sports)
Twins' Joe Mauer poised to join rare Gold Glove company
August 13, 2017 - 7:00pm