A first-inning rally was cut short, and the Twins offense never got going again after that.
Former Twins first baseman and MVP Justin Morneau was a big part of one of the franchise's best runs of success.
Byron Buxton's three-run homer in the third inning and rookie Bailey Ober's five shutout innings paved the way to victory over former Twin Jose Berrios.
Twins starter Bailey Ober threw five shutout innings before giving up a home run.
Jose Berrios started Friday against his former team at Target Field, with numbers better than anyone on the remaining Twins staff.
The Blue Jays righthander was the winning pitcher against the Twins on Sunday in Toronto.
Jose Berrios walked to Target Field ahead of Thursday's game against the Twins, taking in the city he called home not too long ago.
Michael Pineda started Thursday night's game against Toronto, going five innings, allowing eight hits but only two runs.
Twins rookie Nick Gordon had four RBI Thursday night.
Michael Pineda will start for the home team tonight against Toronto lefthander Steven Matz.
The big blow in the opener of a five-game series was a three-run homer by Iowa's Brennen Davis in the second inning.
Rookie righthander Joe Ryan dominated the Cubs, striking out 11, including the final seven he faced, and Max Kepler hit two homers in a 5-4 win.
All of MLB is likely to use the designated hitter rule next season, meaning pitchers are unlikely to come up to bat.
Twins begin final homestand of the season with a four-game series vs. the Blue Jays.
Twins rookie pitcher Joe Ryan struck out 11 of 18 batters he faced.
The Twins won the opener of a two-games series on Tuesday night.
The mixed martial artist had first pitch duties at the Twins vs. Cubs game at Wrigley Field on Tuesday. Even by celebrity standards, it was awful.
Nick Gordon was one of four Twins to rack up three hits on the 9-5 victory, the first time in more than two years they've done that.
The Twins' catcher was hitting the ball hard until he was beset by injuries, but now he's looking to finish strong.
Nick Gordon's third career three-hit night included a two-run homer that gave the Twins the lead for good.