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Familiar feeling: Kluber again fans 14 in win

Familiar feeling: Kluber again fans 14 in win

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated 20 hours ago
Corey Kluber struck out a career-high 14 hitters for the second straight start and the Cleveland Indians didn't lose any ground in the playoff chase Sunday with a 7-2 win over the Minnesota Twins.
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  • Gomes' three-run homer gives Indians a Wild Card lift

    Gomes' three-run homer gives Indians a Wild Card lift

    MLB.com nytimes.com Sep 21 (yesterday)
    The Indians kept their American League Wild Card hopes alive with their 7-3 victory over the Twins on Saturday night at Target Field.
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  • Twins shut down closer Perkins (forearm)

    Twins shut down closer Perkins (forearm)

    ESPN.com Sep 19 (3 days ago)
    All-Star closer Glen Perkins is being shut down for the season by the Minnesota Twins because of a strain and secondary nerve irritation in his left forearm.
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  • The Grand Slam: Twins spoil J.D. Martinez's ninth-inning heroic…

    The Grand Slam: Twins spoil J.D. Martinez's ninth-inning heroics

    yahoo.com MLB.com Sep 17 (5 days ago)
    Your browser does not support iframes. The Minnesota Twins just wouldn't let Detroit Tigers slugger J.D. Martinez get the last word this time. After Martinez hit yet another ninth-inning home run to give the Tigers a lead, the Twins came back with two r…
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  • Back-to-back jacks in ninth keep Tigers on pace

    Back-to-back jacks in ninth keep Tigers on pace

    MLB.com Sep 16 (7 days ago)
    Torii Hunter and Miguel Cabrera hit back-to-back homers leading off the top of the ninth inning on Monday to bail out the bullpen, and the Tigers opened a three-game series with an 8-6 win over the Twins at Target Field.
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  • Tigers win 4th in row on Miggy, Hunter HRs

    Tigers win 4th in row on Miggy, Hunter HRs

    ESPN.com Sep 16 (7 days ago)
    Torii Hunter and Miguel Cabrera hit back-to-back home runs in the ninth inning to help the Detroit Tigers tighten their grip on the American League Central by winning their fourth straight game, 8-6 over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.
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  • Roundup: Nationals Eliminate Mets From Division Race; Dodgers’ …

    Roundup: Nationals Eliminate Mets From Division Race; Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw Earns 19th Win

    nytimes.com Sep 15
    Wilson Ramos hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning, and the Nationals won a ninth straight game started by Jordan Zimmermann.
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  • Rookie May Fans 10 as Twins Beat White Sox 6-4

    Rookie May Fans 10 as Twins Beat White Sox 6-4

    Rookie Trevor May struck out a season-high 10 in six innings and the Minnesota Twins overcame Jose Abreu's 35th home run, beating the Chicago White Sox 6-4 Sunday to end a four-game losing streak.
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  • White Sox Sweep Doubleheader From Twins

    White Sox Sweep Doubleheader From Twins

    Dayan Viciedo hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 7-6 win over the Minnesota Twins and a sweep of their doubleheader on Saturday.
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  • Quintana's 13 K's pave way for Game 1 Sox win

    Quintana's 13 K's pave way for Game 1 Sox win

    MLB.com Sep 13
    With Phil Hughes and Jose Quintana on the mound during the first game of Saturday's doubleheader at U.S. Cellular Field, contact became a four-letter word for hitters from the Twins and White Sox. At one point in the opening contest, the two had combine…
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  • Sore neck further delays Milone's return to mound

    Sore neck further delays Milone's return to mound

    MLB.com Sep 13
    Twins left-hander Tommy Milone, who had been sidelined since Sept. 2, was bothered by a sore neck during a bullpen session on Saturday and will skip his scheduled start Monday vs. the Tigers.
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  • Phil Hughes could lose $500,000 bonus after Twins rainout

    Phil Hughes could lose $500,000 bonus after Twins rainout

    yahoo.com Sep 13
    When players and their agents agree to contract incentives, they do so knowing that circumstances beyond their control could end up costing them money. Unfortunately for Minnesota Twins right-hander Phil Hughes, it appears Mother Nature will play the ro…
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  • Roundup: Mets End Home Futility Against Nationals

    Roundup: Mets End Home Futility Against Nationals

    nytimes.com Sep 12
    Miami’s Anthony DeSclafani was fined and suspended, while Milwaukee’s Mike Fiers was fined after Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton was injured after being struck in the face by a pitch.
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  • Twins-White Sox Postponed by Rain

    Twins-White Sox Postponed by Rain

    nytimes.com Sep 12
    The Minnesota Twins at Chicago White Sox game has been postponed by rain.
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  • Twins, White Sox washed out, will play two Saturday

    Twins, White Sox washed out, will play two Saturday

    MLB.com Sep 12
    Friday's game between the Chicago White Sox and Minnesota Twins has been postponed because of a forecast of rain throughout the evening. It has been rescheduled as part of a straight doubleheader on Saturday beginning at 3:10 p.m. CT.
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  • Santana ties own club mark for HRs by switch-hitter

    Santana ties own club mark for HRs by switch-hitter

    MLB.com Sep 11
    Two months into the season, it seemed improbable that Carlos Santana would find his way into the record book for the Indians. After another strong showing in Thursday's doubleheader sweep of the Twins, that is exactly where Santana's name belongs.
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  • Twin bill sweep helps Tribe's October push

    Twin bill sweep helps Tribe's October push

    MLB.com Sep 11
    On Thursday, T.J. House took the mound in the second game of a doubleheader with the Twins and delivered a brilliant performance. On the heels of a stellar outing by Corey Kluber in the first tilt, House handled Minnesota's lineup with apparent ease en …
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  • House, Indians Sweep Doubleheader From Twins

    House, Indians Sweep Doubleheader From Twins

    Rookie T.J. House pitched seven sharp innings, Carlos Santana homered and drove in both runs and the Cleveland Indians completed a doubleheader sweep with a 2-0 win over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday.
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  • Leader of 9/11 relief efforts tosses first pitch

    Leader of 9/11 relief efforts tosses first pitch

    MLB.com Sep 11
    Before the Indians took on the Twins on Thursday afternoon, Cleveland paid tribute to those lost more than a decade ago and honored those who served the country on that day and in the years since. As part of the pregame ceremony, Major George Polarek, t…
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  • Twins-Indians Rained Out, Doubleheader Thursday

    Twins-Indians Rained Out, Doubleheader Thursday

    nytimes.com Sep 10
    A year after flourishing down the stretch and landing a playoff spot, the Cleveland Indians are trying to do it again.
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  • Video - Kluber K's 14 In Win 01:19

    Kluber K's 14 In Win

    Sep 21
    Corey Kluber struck out 14 batters over eight innings to lead the Indians past the Twins 7-2.
  • Video - Twins Walk Off With Win 00:28

    Twins Walk Off With Win

    Sep 19
    Trevor Plouffe's RBI single in the bottom of the 10th lifted the Twins past the Indians 5-4.
  • Video - Web Gems 00:58

    Web Gems

    Sep 18
    Does Denard Span's diving catch top Eduardo Nunez making a throw for the out while sitting down.
  • Video - Web Gems 00:58

    Web Gems

    Sep 17
    Does Eduardo Nunez making a throw for the out while sitting down top Alex Avila's leaping catch against the screen.

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