Minneapolis — It's not technically a zen-like approach that Matthew Boyd has brought back with him from his eight-start stint at Triple-A Toledo. But it's in that vicinity. “It's just about executing each pitch,” he said. “You trust in your preparation and you execute your pitches. That'
Since June 14, he had worked 17 2/3 innings and allowed a .234 batting average, a .618 combined on-base/slugging percentage and just one home run. Yet, he had appeared in just 14 of the Twins' last 37 games, working a combined 4 2/3 innings over his past two outings. Second wind? "I feel like
Minneapolis — The at-bat lasted nearly nine minutes. It featured 13 pitches, five with a 3-2 count, and three mound visits. It was precisely the pivotal moment during the seventh inning in the Tigers' 9-6 win against the Twins Sunday. The bases were loaded. Two outs. The Tigers had just taken a