2018 Minnesota Twins season
|2018 Minnesota Twins|
|Major League affiliations|
Fox Sports North|
(Dick Bremer, Bert Blyleven, Torii Hunter)
(Cory Provus, Dan Gladden)
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The 2018 Minnesota Twins season is the 58th season for the Minnesota Twins franchise in the Twin Cities of Minnesota, their ninth season at Target Field and the 118th overall in the American League. The Twins began the season on March 29 on the road against the Baltimore Orioles and end the season at home against the Chicago White Sox.
|American League Central||W||L||Pct.||GB||Home||Road|
|Chicago White Sox||55||82||0.401||22½||27–42||28–40|
|Kansas City Royals||45||91||0.331||32||25–45||20–46|
|Boston Red Sox||94||44||0.681|
|Wild Card teams
(Top 2 qualify for 1-game playoff)
|New York Yankees||86||51||0.628||+4½|
|Tampa Bay Rays||73||63||0.537||8|
|Los Angeles Angels||66||71||0.482||15½|
|Toronto Blue Jays||62||74||0.456||19|
|Chicago White Sox||55||82||0.401||26½|
|Kansas City Royals||45||91||0.331||36|
Record vs. opponents
2018 American League Records
Source: AL Standings Head-to-head
Updated with the results of all games through September 2, 2018.
Minnesota Twins roster
|Active roster||Inactive roster||Coaches/Other|
60-day disabled list
The Twins played two games against the Cleveland Indians on April 17 and 18 at Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The games were considered home games for the Twins. An island-wide power outage occurred on April 18, but the game scheduled for that day was still played.
|2018 game log: 63–71 (Home: 39–29; Away: 24–42)|
April: 8–14 (Home: 6–6; Away: 2–8)
May: 13–15 (Home: 5–7; Away: 8–8)
June: 13–14 (Home: 9–7; Away: 4–7)
July: 14–13 (Home: 10–3; Away: 4–10)
August: 14–14 (Home: 9–6; Away: 5–8)
September: – (Home: –; Away: –)
|Legend: = Win = Loss = Postponement|
Bold = Twins team member
|AAA||Rochester Red Wings||International League||Joel Skinner|
|AA||Chattanooga Lookouts||Southern League||Tommy Watkins|
|A-Advanced||Fort Myers Miracle||Florida State League||Ramon Borrego|
|A||Cedar Rapids Kernels||Midwest League||Toby Gardenhire|
|Rookie||Elizabethton Twins||Appalachian League||Ray Smith|
|Rookie||GCL Twins||Arizona League||Dan Ramsay|
|Rookie||DSL Twins||Dominican Summer League||Robbie Robinson|
- "Twins will open 2018 season against Orioles". MLB.com. Retrieved 2018-04-18.
- "Indians, Twins to play in Puerto Rico in 2018". MLB.com. Retrieved 2018-04-18.
- Wells, Adam. "Twins, Indians to Play 2-Game Series in Puerto Rico in 2018". Bleacher Report. Retrieved 2018-04-18.
- Bonesteel, Matt (2018-04-18). "Massive Puerto Rico power outage won't stop Indians-Twins MLB game in San Juan". Washington Post. ISSN 0190-8286. Retrieved 2018-04-18.
- "Puerto Rico blackout won't impact MLB game". ESPN.com. Retrieved 2018-04-18.
- "2018 Minnesota Twins Schedule | Baseball-Reference.com". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved 2018-04-18.
- "Twins announce 2018 Minor League staff assignments". MLB.com. Retrieved 2018-04-18.
- 2018 Minnesota Twins season at Baseball Reference