Hughes pitches Twins to 5-3 win over Tigers

Phil Hughes threw seven strong innings and Josmil Pinto hit his fifth homer of the season and the Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 5-3 on Saturday.

Twins claim Fuld, designate Mastroianni

The Twins have claimed outfielder Sam Fuld off waivers from Oakland and designated outfielder Darin Mastroianni for assignment.

Twins unable to solve Royals bullpen in 5-4 loss

The result of all that Minnesota mayhem was a five-run fourth inning for the Kansas City Royals, and a head-scratching 5-4 loss on Saturday for Twins manager Ron Gardenhire.