Minnesota Twins

CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 11: Josh Reddick #22 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates after scoring during the seventh inning at Progressive Field on July 11, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio.

Josh Reddick Hits Grand Slam, Athletics Slug Past Twins 14-1

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Jake Smolinski has made a big impression with his bat in less than 24 hours of his first home games for Oakland. Smolinski homered twice for four RBIs a day after driving […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/20/2015

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 17: Joe Mauer #7 of the Minnesota Twins gets the out at first base of Marcus Semien #10 of the Oakland Athletics in the fifth inning at O.co Coliseum on July 17, 2015 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Twins At Athletics

(AP) – The Minnesota Twins appear poised to pick up where they left off prior to the All-Star break. They can match a season high with their fifth consecutive victory Saturday night on the road […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/18/2015

CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 12: S tarting pitcher Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates with teammates after defeating the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on July 12, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Athletics defeated the Indians 2-0.

Gray Set To Battle Santana, Twins

(AP) — After stumbling through the last four seasons, the Minnesota Twins have summoned several of their best minor leaguers this summer, some straight from Double-A. The prized prospects have provided further reinforcement of the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/17/2015

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Must Watch: Veteran Hunter Throws Temper Tantrum

If you follow baseball, or if you’re even just a casual fan of the sport, you most likely know that Torii Hunter is one of the most well-respected and liked guys in the game. The […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/11/2015

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Great Moments In Baseball History: Catfish Hunter’s 1968 Perfect Game For The Oakland A’s

The 1968 Oakland Athletics were somewhat unremarkable their first season in the Bay Area after moving from Kansas City. They finished 82-80, good enough for sixth place in the 10-team American League. Catfish Hunter posted a 13-13 record and the worst ERA (3.35) of any Oakland starter in 1968, but for one glorious day in May, he was perfect.

05/07/2015

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - MAY 6: Josh Reddick #22 of the Oakland Athletics makes a diving catch in right field on a ball off the bat of Brian Dozier #2 of the Minnesota Twins in the fifth inning of the game on May 6, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Twins defeated Athletics 13-0.(Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Athletics At Twins

(AP) – The Minnesota Twins wasted little time getting back in a groove at the plate and back in the win column following the end to a five-game run. The Twins will next try to reach […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/07/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 30: Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates on his way to scoring after Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics hit a two-run home run in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals during the American League Wild Card game at Kauffman Stadium on September 30, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Athletics At Twins

(AP) – The Oakland Athletics cooled off the Minnesota Twins’ surging offense behind a dominant pitching performance in the middle game of this four-game series. Scott Kazmir looks capable of keeping the Twins in check, though […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/06/2015

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - MAY 5: Jesse Chavez #30 of the Oakland Athletics pitches in the sixth inning against the Minnesota Twins on May 5, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Chavez Shines In Oakland’s 2-1 Victory Over Twins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Even after shutting down the red-hot Minnesota Twins offense for 7 1-3 innings, Jesse Chavez left the mound wanting more. The Oakland Athletics right-hander pounded his glove and shouted as he was […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/06/2015

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - MAY 4: Brian Dozier #2 of the Minnesota Twins makes a play to get out Ike Davis #17 of the Oakland Athletics at first base during the fifth inning of the game on May 4, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Twins defeated the Athletics 8-7. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Athletics At Twins

(AP) – Trevor May appeared healthy in his latest start and showed no lingering effects from a bruised right elbow that cut short his prior outing. The Minnesota Twins hitters had one of their best showings […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/05/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - MAY 03: Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics throws against the Texas Rangers in the first inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on May 3, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Athletics At Twins

(AP) – The Minnesota Twins are the hottest team in the AL Central, and that’s been without much help from staff ace Phil Hughes. The Oakland Athletics don’t figure to grant Hughes any favors on Monday […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/04/2015

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.

03/20/2015

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