Royce Lewis hit home runs in each of his first two at-bats to carry the Minnesota Twins to a 3-1 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays in the opener of their AL Wild Card Series.
The Minnesota Twins have clinched the AL Central title with an 8-6 victory over the Los Angeles Angels.
Jorge Polanco capped a three-run ninth inning with a go-ahead single, helping the Minnesota Twins overcome Hunter Greene’s 14 strikeouts to beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-3.
Higher velocity and increased shifts led to the major league batting average dropping to.
The Minnesota Twins stocked up their sputtering pitching staff before Tuesday's trade deadline.
Luis Arraez had three hits, including a tiebreaking RBI single in Minnesota’s four-run 10th inning, and the Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 6-3.