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Minnesota Twins center fielder Byron Buxton (25) gestures after hitting an RBI single during the fifth inning against the Oakland Athletics at RingCentral Coliseum.

The Twins Are Teaching MLB Teams How to Avoid a Teardown

Most clubs would’ve gutted their roster and started anew. Minnesota got creative and is now in first place.

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Mookie Betts reacts after his solo home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Sunday, May 22, 2022, in Philadelphia.

MLB Power Rankings: Dodgers and Yankees Flip-Flop at the Top

For the second straight week, we have a new No. 1 team.

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Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Week 7 Pickups

Gary Sanchez is one of four Minnesota Twins on this week’s list of players who can add value.

Chris Paddack throws a pitch for the Minnesota Twins.

Twins Pitcher Chris Paddack Undergoes Tommy John Surgery

The 26-year-old is expected to miss the rest of the season.

May 15, 2022; Detroit, Michigan, USA;  Detroit Tigers shortstop Javier Baez (28) watches from the dugout in the second inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Comerica Park.

How Concerned Should We Be About These Five Star Shortstops?

They are off to disappointing starts with their new teams after signing mega deals this offseason. Is it time to panic?

New York Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton hits a three-run home run during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Tuesday, May 10, 2022, in New York.

MLB Power Rankings: The Dodgers Are Finally Dethroned

For the first time all season, we have a new No. 1 team. Plus, two AL West teams enter the top five.

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Astros-Twins, A’s-Tigers, Royals-Rangers Bets

Bets and analysis for Wednesday’s Astros-Twins, A’s-Tigers and Royals-Rangers matchups.

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George Kirby, Alek Thomas Among Young Players Worth Adding

Here are six recent call-ups that have become fantasy relevant right away.

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The Guardians Will Face Off Against Two Division Rivals In Their Most Important Week Of The Season Yet

The Guardians could have a division lead or a lot of ground to make up this time next week.

New York Yankees’ Isiah Kiner-Falefa (12), Giancarlo Stanton, center, and Tim Locastro celebrate after their baseball game against the Kansas City Royals Saturday, April 30, 2022, in Kansas City, Mo. The Yankees won 3-0.

World Series Future Odds: Dodgers Lead Field, Yankees Making Push

The Dodgers (+400) are the heavy favorites at SI Sportsbook after the first month of the season to win the World Series, followed by the Yankees (+750) and Blue Jays (+750).

Minnesota Twins first baseman Jose Miranda (64) looks into home plate during the first inning against the Baltimore Orioles.

Twins Rookie, Cousin of Lin-Manuel Miranda Records First MLB Hit

The first baseman was called up to the major leagues on Monday and picked up his first hit and RBI on Tuesday.

Angels’ new leadoff hitter Taylor Ward is a big reason why they’re in first place.

MLB Power Rankings: Angels Surge Behind Baseball’s Best Offense

For the first time in Mike Trout’s career, Los Angeles begins May in first place in the AL West.

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw throws a third strike to strike out Detroit Tigers’ Spencer Torkelson and pass Don Sutton to become the Dodgers’ career strikeout leader during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 30, 2022, in Los Angeles.

The Biggest Surprises of the 2022 MLB Season So Far

The Dodgers’ pitching staff is historically great. Attendance is better than expected. Both Sox can’t hit.

Minnesota Twins third base Gio Urshela (15) slides home for the game-winning run as teammates celebrate after a throwing error by Detroit Tigers catcher Eric Haase (13) during the ninth inning

Six Chaotic Blunders Lead to a Bonkers Twins Walk-Off Win

Three Minnesota baserunning mistakes were sprinkled throughout the wildest final play of the MLB season. And the team still won.

Detroit Tigers catcher Eric Haase (13) walks off the field as the Minnesota Twins celebrate their walk-off win as a result of his throwing error during the ninth inning at Target Field.

Tigers Blow Game to Twins on Mistake-Riddled Final Play

Detroit’s two major errors allowed Minnesota to have two players run across home plate and secure the win.

Seattle Mariners’ Jesse Winker, front right, is lifted by Ty France as he celebrates a win over Kansas City Royals in 12 innings of a baseball game, Sunday, April 24, 2022, in Seattle.

MLB Power Rankings: The Mariners Crack the Top 10

Seattle’s offense has it on the rise, while the White Sox and Braves suffered the steepest declines.

Apr 21, 2022; Kansas City, Missouri, USA; Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Zack Greinke (23) gets ready to pitch during the first inning against the Minnesota Twins at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports

The Kansas City Royals' Roller Coaster Ride Continues

The Kansas City Royals' wild season continued this past week against the Minnesota Twins and Seattle Mariners.

Apr 24, 2022; Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Minnesota Twins center fielder Byron Buxton (25) watches his three run game winning home run against the Chicago White Sox in the tenth inning at Target Field. Mandatory Credit: Bruce Kluckhohn-USA TODAY Sports

Byron Buxton’s 469-Foot HR Seals Twins Win in Extras

The center fielder has accounted for seven RBIs in Minnesota’s last two games.

Apr 12, 2022; St. Louis, Missouri, USA; Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Daniel Lynch (52) pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals during the first inning at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

Lynch Aims for Clean Outing as Royals Face Twins in Game Two

The Kansas City Royals will face the Minnesota Twins in game two of their series, as LHP Daniel Lynch takes the mound looking to have a rebound outing.

Oct 2, 2021; Kansas City, Missouri, USA; Kansas City Royals first baseman Carlos Santana (41) adjusting his equipment at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Gary Rohman-USA TODAY Sports

Royals Scratch Carlos Santana From Lineup Ahead of Game vs. Twins

Ahead of their series-opening game against the Minnesota Twins, the Kansas City Royals have scratched 1B Carlos Santana from the lineup.