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Backed by a strong start from Clay Buchholz, the Boston Red Sox (21-25) stayed within reach but couldn't muster the hits to beat the Minnesota Twins.

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Pelfrey helps Twins keep winning, 2-1 over Red Sox

MINNEAPOLIS -- Mike Pelfrey was sharp for seven innings, Trevor Plouffe and Kurt Suzuki hit back-to-back RBI doubles in the first inning, and the Minnesota Twins held on to beat the Boston Red S

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Recent draft history: AL Central

The Kansas City Royals have drafted the most WAR over the past 10 years at 84.1, more than double the value the Cleveland Indians have drafted.

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Time to give the Minnesota Twins some love

The Minnesota Twins are ahead of the Detroit Tigers in the American League Central and they're breathing down the necks of the Kansas City Royals.

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Rapid Reaction: Twins 7, Red Sox 2

Success from a series win over the Los Angeles Angels didn't carry over to Memorial Day for the start of Boston's long stretch against the Twins.

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Twins by the numbers: Dozier matches season high with 4 RBI

Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier was 2-for-5 with two home runs and four RBIs in Sunday’s win over the Chicago White Sox. It was Dozier’s second career multihomer game, his first since July 7, 2014, against the Colorado Rockies, and his second four-RBI game this season.

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Sunday's power rankings

Sunday's top performances in baseball included another strong start by Michael Wacha, who improved to 7-0 by beating the Royals.

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White Sox retire 1st baseman Konerko's No. 14

Paul Konerko, Chicago's reluctant superstar, had his No. 14 retired Saturday by the White Sox before their game against the Minnesota Twins.

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Twins by the numbers: Twins' win streak against White Sox ends

The Minnesota Twins lost to the Chicago White Sox 3-2 on Friday, snapping their four-game win streak against the White Sox. Joe Mauer extended his RBI streak to a season-high four straight games and has six over that span.

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Series Preview: Twins at White Sox

Jeff Samardzija, Chris Sale and Jose Quintana will start in succession this weekend when the Chicago White Sox take on the Minnesota Twins.

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Wednesday's power rankings

Wednesday's top performances in MLB included another stellar outing by the Giants' Tim Lincecum.

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs2069th
Batting Average.25710th
On Base Percentage.31020th
Slugging Percentage.38720th
Earned Run Average3.9416th
Quality Starts019th
WHIP1.3222nd
BAA.27129th

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