Minnesota Twins

Tim Lincecum

Lincecum Slings 12 Strikeouts; Giants Top Twins 2-1

Tim Lincecum struck out 12 in seven superb innings, helping the San Francisco Giants beat the Minnesota Twins 2-1 Thursday.

CBS San Francisco–06/23/2011

Madison Bumgarner of the San Francisco Giants. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Keeping An Eye On Bumgarner’s Confidence

John Madden said his family wanted to change the channel when they saw the 8-0 deficit in the first inning of Tuesday’s Giants game. The former coach’s perspective was “hey, that’s interesting too.”


Designated hitter Hideki Matsui #55 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates a solo home run with his teammates off starting pitcher Scott Baker #30 of the Minnesota Twins during the fourth inning of their game on April 10, 2011 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Athletics defeated the Twins 5-3. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Matsui’s 1st Homerun Helps Lift A’s Over Twins, 5-3

Hideki Matsui wasn’t the only one getting a little anxious for his first home run in an Athletics uniform.

CBS San Francisco–04/10/2011

John Madden (KCBS)

Daily Madden: The Play That Saved The No-Hitter

The catcher’s throw that preserved Halladay’s no-hitter; the ump’s blown call that could have cost the Yankees.



Tiebreaking 3-Run Homer Powers Twins Over Athletics

Danny Valencia delivered another key hit, launching a tiebreaking three-run homer in the sixth inning that sent Kevin Slowey and the AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins over the Oakland Athletics 4-2 Saturday.

CBS San Francisco–09/18/2010