Minnesota Twins

Eddie Butler

Top 3 Teams In MLB – April 16, 2015

The MLB season is just about ten games old, which is just old enough for us to draw some wild conclusions based on early sample sizes! Here are the top five teams, in order, based […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/16/2015

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30 Players: Vargas Brings Serious Power Potential To Twins

The Twins have two of the top prospects in baseball in their farm system in Byron Buxton and Miguel Sano, but they’ll probably start the season in the Minors. Until they reach MLB, the club can still be excited by the arrival of Vargas, who right at the start of 2015 should bring a pure power presence the Twins were really lacking for much of last season.


OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 10:  Jason Hammel #40 of the Oakland Athletics waits for manager Bob Melvin to take him out of the game in the seventh inning of their game against the Minnesota Twins at O.co Coliseum on August 10, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Waste Hammel’s Strong Start, Lose 6-1 To Twins

The other pitcher the Oakland Athletics acquired in the trade for Jeff Samardzija is starting to look like he can contribute during the stretch run after all. Jason Hammel’s second straight superb start ended with […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/10/2014

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 09:  Derek Norris #36 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by teammates Josh Donaldson #20 and Brandon Moss #36 after Norris hit a three-run homer against the Minnesota Twins in the bottom of the six inning at O.co Coliseum on August 9, 2014 in Oakland, California. Donaldson and Moss was on base when Norris hit the homer. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Norris, Vogt Homer, A’s Beat Twins 12th In A Row

There’s nothing like a couple of timely home runs to get a stagnant offense back on track. Derek Norris hit a three-run homer, Stephen Vogt added a two-run shot, and the Oakland Athletics won their […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/09/2014

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 08:  Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Minnesota Twins in the top of the first inning at O.co Coliseum on August 8, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Kazmir Follows Fellow Lefty Lester With A Win

Coco Crisp’s presence at the top of the batting order and in center field has led the Oakland Athletics to so many key victories. Now that he is back from a neck injury, the Athletics […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/08/2014

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 07:  Derek Norris #36 and Jon Lester #31 of the Oakland Athletics congratulate one another after they beat the Minnesota Twins 3-0 at O.co Coliseum on August 7, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Lester Goes The Distance In A’s 3-0 Win Over Twins

Jon Lester got a rousing ovation the first time he pitched in an Oakland uniform. His second start for the Athletics ended with his name being chanted by the crowd at O.Co Coliseum. Lester pitched […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/07/2014


This Date In Baseball

Compiled by PAUL MONTELLA (AP Sports) 1933 – Lefty Grove of the Philadelphia A’s became the first pitcher since Aug. 2, 1931 – a span of 308 games – to shut out the New York […]


OAKLAND, CA - MAY 14:  Tommy Milone #57 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Chicago White Sox in the top of the third inning at O.co Coliseum on May 14, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

A’s Deal LHP Tommy Milone To Twins

The Oakland Athletics have traded left-hander Tommy Milone to the Minnesota Twins for outfielder Sam Fuld. The A’s announced the deal Thursday morning before the trade deadline. Milone requested a trade given his recent success […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/31/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.


DAYTONA BEACH, FL - JULY 03:  Trevor Bayne, driver of the #6 AdvoCare Ford, practices for the NASCAR Nationwide Series Subway Firecracker 250 at Daytona International Speedway on July 3, 2014 in Daytona Beach, Florida.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Top 5 Sports Events To Watch On The 4th Of July

By Sam Graham France’s forward Karim Benzema (Photo by FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images) 5. World Cup Quarterfinals – France vs. Germany – 9AM PT – ESPN2 2 of the favorites to win the greatest tournament in […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/03/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 25: Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants hits an RBI single scoring Hunter Pence #8 in the bottom of the first inning against the Minnesota Twins at AT&T Park on May 25, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Morse, Bumgarner Help Giants Sweep Twins

Michael Morse doubled three times and drove in four runs, Madison Bumgarner stayed unbeaten in May and the San Francisco Giants beat the Minnesota Twins 8-1 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.


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Straily, Fuld Lead Athletics Over Twins 6-1

By the time Dan Straily took the mound for the second inning, he knew he just didn’t have it. His velocity nowhere to be found, the 25-year-old right-hander took the next step in his maturation […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/11/2014