The Twins lost the second game of the Target Field series against the Brewers. Be sure to check out the article by Twins Daily’s Parker Hageman who was on the scene and filed a very nice story on the game.
Starting on Tuesday, this Twins minor league report will be expanding. On Monday, the Twins Gulf Coast League team will be playing their first game. Will it be the professional debut of first round pick Byron Buxton? Late on Saturday night, the Elizabethton Twins players and coaches
Player of the Game: Minnesota's Own
Nathan Hanson, who dramatically
raised his batting average last night
[Originally published, with more pictures, at Twins Fan From Afar]
I stayed for all
On Saturday afternoon, the Twins offense jumped all over Jeff Samardzija, scoring eight runs in the first four innings. Joe Mauer returned to the lineup after missing four games with a sprained thumb. He was 3-4 with his 13th double. Trevor Plouffe went 2-4 with his sixth double and ninth home run. He drove in four runs. Justin Morneau, Denard Span and Ben Revere each had two hits in the game, as the Twins beat the Cubs 11-3, and won for the ninth time in their last 11 games. Scott Diamond improved
Chris Herrmann celebrates his
first inning home run.
Mauer's 2013 backup???
[Originally published at Twins Fan From Afar]
Unlike their parent club, the New Britain Rock Cats put up a fight after the odds were stacked