Scott Baker

Twins Play Day/Night Doubleader Today; Baker On DL
The Twins play a day/night doubleheader today against Cleveland at Target Field to make up for a previous rainout. The series is now a 4-game series. The first game today gets started at 12:10, pregame on WJON at 11:40. Righthander Anthony Swarzak (2-2) gets the start on the mound for the Twins a…
Twins Edge Rays 3-2
The Twins won their 6th game in their last 7 with a 3-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays at Target Field Tuesday night. Michael Cuddyer had a 2-run single and Ben Revere had 2 hits and 2 runs scored for the Twins. Scott Baker threw 5 innings with 3 hits and 1 unearned run allowed to get the win and imp…
Tigers Complete Sweep Of Twins
The Twins lost 4-2 at Detroit Wednesday night. The Tigers complete the 3-game sweep of the Twins and send the Twins to their 10th loss in their last 12 games. Miguel Cabrera hit a 3-run homerun for the Tigers off Scott Baker. Baker allowed 7 hits and 4 earned runs in 6 innings to take the loss an…
Twins Host Angels Tonight; Hoey Called Up
The Twins took the day off Thursday and will host the Los Angeles Angels tonight beginning a 3-game series at Target Field at 7:10, pregame on WJON at 6:40. Righthander Scott Baker (2-3) gets the start on the mound for the Twins and righthander Tyler Chatwood (3-2) toes the rubbber for the Angels.
Mariners Hand Twins 9th Straight Loss 5-2
The Twins lost 5-2 to the Seattle Mariners Monday night to suffer their 9th straight loss. Michael Pineda threw 7 shutout innings with 3 hits allowed to get the win for Mariners. Scott Baker allowed 7 hits and 4 earned runs in 6 innings to take the loss and drop to 2-3. Jason Kubel and Michael Cu…
Twins Edge Orioles To Earn A Split
The Twins held off Baltimore 3-1 to earn a split in the 4-game series. Minnesota got a great pitching performance from Scott Baker. He threw 7 shutout innings with 4 hits allowed to get the win and improve to 1-2 on the season. Both Jim Thome and Michael Cuddyer hit solo homeruns and Thome added …
Twins Blank Braves 2-0; At Toronto Friday
The Twins won 2-0 at Atlanta against the Braves in their regular season finale Wednesday afternoon. Scott Baker threw 5 shutout innings with 3 hits allowed. Kevin Slowey threw 1 inning of scoreless relief to get the win. Jason Kubel had an RBI double and Brian Dinkleman added an RBI single for th…
Marlins Blank Twins 3-0; Baker Named 5th Starter
The Twins lost 3-0 to the Florida Marlins Tuesday afternoon in Jupiter, Florida. Carl Pavano threw 6 innings with 7 hits and 2 earned runs allowed to take the loss. Minnesota managed just 5 hits with Tsuyoshi Nishioka having two of them. Nishioka is batting .351 this spring.