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Twins rout Red Sox 9-2

Trevor Plouffe hit his first homer of the season and Scott Baker pitched eight strong innings for the Minnesota Twins, who capitalized on several Boston blunders in a 9-2 win over the Red Sox on Friday night.

RHP Slowey recalled; LHP Hughes optioned

The Minnesota Twins reinstated right-hander Kevin Slowey from disabled list and optioned left-hander Dusty Hughes before Saturday's game against the Boston Red Sox.

Blackburn gets win as Twins beat Chisox

Nick Blackburn earned his first win in a month, Jason Kubel had a pair of RBIs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 3-2 Wednesday to sweep a brief 2-game series behind some outstanding pitching.

Twins place Repko on 15-day DL

The Minnesota Twins have placed outfielder Jason Repko on the 15-day disabled list with a sore left quad and called up Ben Revere from AAA Rochester.

Liriano's next start could be pushed back

The Minnesota Twins are considering giving Francisco Liriano an extra day of rest after he threw a career-high 123 pitches in his no-hitter against the White Sox on Tuesday.

Crawford's RBI lifts Red Sox to win over Twins

Pinch-runner Jose Iglesias raced around from first to score on close play at the plate on Carl Crawford's one-out double off the left-field wall in the bottom of the 11th inning, lifting the Boston Red Sox to a 2-1 win over the Minnesota Twins.

Red Sox bounce back behind Buchholz and pen

Clay Buchholz combined with four relievers on a three-hitter and the Boston Red Sox bounced back from a pair of lopsided losses with a 4-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday in a game delayed by rain for over two hours.

Liriano's next start pushed back a day

Minnesota left-hander Francisco Liriano has had his next start pushed back a day because of flu symptoms and a sore throat.

Adrian Gonzalez homers, Red Sox beat Twins 9-5

Adrian Gonzalez homered, Kevin Youkilis scored four runs and Daisuke Matsuzaka settled down to pitch six innings after a rough first, leading the Boston Red Sox to a 9-5 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Sunday.