• Twins Outlast Rays, 11-8

    3 days ago - By CBS

    MINNEAPOLIS - Joe Mauer homered and drove in four runs, and the Minnesota Twins held on for a 11-8 win against the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night.
    Jake Cave had three hits and a pair of RBIs, and Robbie Grossman added three hits for Minnesota, which has won eight of nine games on its homestand.
    Trevor Hildenberger (2-2) struck out the side in the seventh to pick up the win in relief of starter Jake Odorizzi.
    Tampa Bay starter Nathan Eovaldi (3-4) gave up eight runs and nine hits with two walks in 2 2/3 innings. Rookie Jake Bauers hit a three-run homer for the Rays, who climbed within a run...
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  • Mauer homers, drives in four as Twins outlast Rays 11-8

    3 days ago - By National Post

    MINNEAPOLIS - Paul Molitor said Minnesota's recent 1-8 road trip was one of the worst he's experienced in a long career in baseball. The Twins' manager is feeling much better about their homestand.
    Joe Mauer homered and drove in four runs, and the Twins held on for a 11-8 win against the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night.
    Jake Cave had three hits and a pair of RBIs, and Robbie Grossman added three hits to help Minnesota win for the eighth time in nine games on its homestand.
    “I think we all think this homestand was much needed and it was timely coming off the heels of one of the worst trips I...
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