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Souhan: Pounds sneak up on injured Sano as Twins get back in race

Miguel Sano is remarkably agile for a man his size, but that agility might be difficult to maintain if his weight continues to creep up.

Miguel Sano, playing heavier than his listed weight of 260 pounds, needs to show some dietary discipline.

Miguel Sano headed to disabled list because of stress reaction in left tibia

Twins third baseman Miguel Sano hit two home runs on Friday night, but he also fouled a ball off his shin that night and landed on the disabled list Sunday.

The All-Star third baseman is not sure how long it will take him to recover from the injury.


Pitchers who have beaten all 30 major league teams

Bartolo Colon became the 18th pitcher to beat all 30 MLB teams.


Miguel Sano headed to the disabled list

The Twins third baseman has a stress reaction in his left shin


Twins 12, Arizona 5

Eddie Rosario's grand slam helped Bartolo Colon join an exclusive club of MLB pitchers. The nine-run first inning sent the Twins in a sweep of the Diamondbacks.


Twins wait for tests on Miguel Sano before taking on the Diamondbacks

Bartolo Colon has never beaten Arizona, the only major league club he has failed to defeat during his hefty career


Souhan: Keeping or signing hometown stars hasn't always worked for Twins, Wild

The risk in having home-state favorites end their careers here is wondering if the player wants to return home more because of comfort than ambition.


Five-run fourth inning backs up Berrios as Twins shut out Arizona

Jose Berrios pitched seven shutout innings to improve to 7-1 at home this season.


MLB Insider: Rebuilding White Sox waiting for tide to rise

Chicago is rebuilding, but it has a lot of premier prospects coming up.


Berrios gets over first inning blues

The Twins on Saturday beat the Diamondbacks and can sweep the three game series


Sano exits Saturday's game with sore left shin, will undergo tests

The slugger had to leave the game in the fourth inning when he could not run to first base at full speed


Melville, not Gonsalves, will pitch for Twins in Monday's doubleheader

Tim Melville, a 2008 fourth-round pick of the Royals, will be called up from Class AAA Rochester in time to pitch one the games, with fellow righthander Dillon Gee starting the other.


Saturday's Twins-Diamondbacks game recap

A look back at Saturday's game.


Baseball observations and predictions

Three observations and two predictions.


American League Central Division updates

A weekly look around the AL Central


Twins to start Gee, Melville in Monday's doubleheader at Chicago

The Twins will face former foe Zack Greinke on Saturday as they try to win the second game of this three game series at Target Field.


Buxton's blitz around the bases sparks Twins' six-home run attack

Byron Buxton's blazing inside-the-park home run was one of his three hits and six Twins home runs Friday night against the Diamondbacks.


How fast is the Twins' Byron Buxton? See for yourself, kids

Buxton's inside-the-park home run was the fastest recorded trip around the bases since MLB started keeping track.


Garver's call up to Twins alters wife's travel plans

Mitch Garver's wife was set to fly from the Twin Cities to Rochester, N.Y., this weekend. Instead, she's still here and watching her husband in the big leagues.