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Twins prevail in 10th for DH sweep of Tigers

Twins prevail in 10th for DH sweep of Tigers

ESPN.com CNNSI.com Updated Sep 23, 2012
The Twins beat Detroit 2-1 Sunday, winning both games of a doubleheader to prevent the Tigers from at least tying the White Sox atop the AL Central.
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  • Capps set to return to Twins on Monday

    Capps set to return to Twins on Monday

    MLB.com Sep 23, 2012
    Twins manager Ron Gardenhire has expressed concern about having to overwork his bullpen, which has covered 21 1/3 innings over the past five games entering Sunday night's second game of a doubleheader. But they hope to receive a boost Monday.
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  • Mauer-led Twins drop Tigers in twinbill opener

    Mauer-led Twins drop Tigers in twinbill opener

    ESPN.com Sep 23, 2012
    Joe Mauer drove in four runs and the Minnesota Twins rallied against Max Scherzer, handing the contending Detroit Tigers a 10-4 loss Sunday in the opener of a day-night doubleheader.
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  • Leyland says odd interference play was a first

    Leyland says odd interference play was a first

    MLB.com Sep 23, 2012
    Tigers manager Jim Leyland has been in baseball as a player and manager for nearly half a century. But Saturday's interference play involving shortstop Jhonny Peralta and Twins runner Alexi Casilla was a new one.
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    Sep 23
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