Minnesota Twins

Curtis Granderson

Granderson’s Hat Trick Of Homers Earn Yankees A Series Split

Curtis Granderson hit three home runs in the first four innings and matched a career high with five hits, leading the New York Yankees to a 7-6 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night.

WFAN–04/19/2012

Brett Gardner greets Derek Jeter after a home run. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Yankees Are A Different Team Without Gardner

The Yankees will sorely miss Brett Gardner’s speed and defense while he recovers from a strained muscle above his elbow.

WFAN–04/19/2012

Hiroki Kuroda

Teixeira Comes Up Just Short As Yankees Fall To Twins

Justin Morneau hit two mammoth homers and Jason Marquis won his Minnesota debut with his healthy daughter in the stands, sending the Twins to a 6-5 victory over the New York Yankees on Wednesday night.

WFAN–04/18/2012

Chris Stewart

Stewart Earns Some Pinstripes, Yankees Blast Twins

CC Sabathia shook off early trouble to get a rare April win for the Yankees and backup catcher Chris Stewart hit a go-ahead, two-run single and had three RBIs for the first time in his career to lead New York over the Minnesota Twins 8-3 Tuesday night.

WFAN–04/17/2012

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Sweeny: A Look At The Yankees After 10 Games

Approximately one-sixteenth of the season is now complete. That’s like one game of the NFL season. Can you really make definitive judgments on a team that soon?

04/17/2012

Freddy Garcia

Twins’ Pavano Settles Down After Rocky Start, Mows Down Yankees

Carl Pavano quieted an unfriendly Yankee Stadium crowd with seven solid innings, Justin Morneau played in the field for the first time this season and hit a long homer, and the Minnesota Twins earned a rare victory in New York, 7-3 on Monday night.

WFAN–04/16/2012

Hiroki Kuroda of the New York Yankees. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Yankees Split Squad Tops Phillies, Lose To Twins

Yankees’ split squads beat Phillies and lost to Twins on Friday.

WFAN–03/23/2012

Phil Hughes (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Hughes Pitches Three Shutout Innings In Yankees Loss To Twins

Joe Girardi made the long ride to Fort Myers and Phil Hughes made it worth his time, throwing three shutout innings.

03/11/2012

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Role Player Ben Revere Ready For Bigger Role In Twins’ Defensive Outfield

The Twins don’t have a ton of youth on the Major League squad, but 23-year-old Ben Revere is expected to start the year as the team’s regular left fielder.

03/11/2012

Mariano Rivera (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

With No. 602 In Books, Mariano Rivera Focused On Another Championship For Yankees

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera is happy to step back out of the spotlight and work on another big number: six.

WFAN–09/20/2011

New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera acknowledges the cheers of the crowd after recording his 602nd career save, after the Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins 6-4 in a baseball game Monday, Sept. 19, 2011, at Yankee Stadium in New York. Rivera pitched a perfect ninth as he broke the record held by Trevor Hoffman. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

Yankees’ Rivera Earns Record 602nd Save, Now Offically Greatest Closer Of All Time

Mariano Rivera set the major league record with his 602nd career save, pitching a perfect ninth inning Monday to preserve the New York Yankees’ 6-4 win over the Minnesota Twins.

WFAN–09/19/2011

Mariano Rivera (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Rivera Set To Make History At Yankee Stadium, But Don’t Expect Posada For Save No. 602

Derek Jeter would love to see teammate Mariano Rivera make history in front of the Yankee Stadium fans. And some fans would like to see Jorge Posada behind the plate when it happens.

WFAN–09/19/2011

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Giants’ Jimmy Kennedy Ready To Roll For Favorite Team

After growing a up a fan of Big Blue, defensive tackle Jimmy Kennedy is now going to get a chance to play for them. The 31-year-old Kennedy officially joined the Giants this week and is hoping to prove that he can be among the league’s top tackles.

WFAN–08/25/2011

Ivan Nova (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images))

Hartnett: Ivan ‘Super’ Nova Shines, Claming No. 2 Spot In Yankees’ Rotation

Ivan Nova’s stellar performances has rocketed him toward AL Rookie of the Year consideration and he’s a safe bet to be the Yankees’ number two playoff starter.

WFAN–08/22/2011

Yankees pitcher A.J. Burnett, right, gives up the ball after he was pulled by manager Joe Girardi during the second inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011 in Minneapolis. AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Keidel: A.J. Burnett’s Blowup

On some level, New Yorkers can accept not winning. We don’t accept not giving a damn – the one thing the Yankees A.J. Burnett has perfected.

WFAN–08/22/2011

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