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Sports Twins and Kepler fail at Astros

04:05  01 october  2020
04:05  01 october  2020 Source:   bunte.de

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Minnesota Twins ' Max Kepler , left, beats the tag by Houston Astros catcher Martin Maldonado to score on a Nelson Cruz's RBI double off Astros pitcher Zack Greinke in the third inning in Game 1 of an American League wild-card baseball series, Tuesday Sept. 29, 2020, in Minneapolis.

Minnesota Twins ' Max Kepler , left, beats the tag by Houston Astros catcher Martin Maldonado to The Twins have failed to advance in eight straight rounds, since beating Oakland in five games in the AL The Twins , missing slugger Josh Donaldson for the series due to a nagging calf injury, failed to


Against the Houston Astros, the higher seeded twins of the Berliners lost on Wednesday (local time) with 1: 3 and thus the series 0: 2. The day before they lost 4-1.

Scheiterte mit den Twins an den Astros: Max Kepler. © Getty Images Failed with the Twins at the Astros: Max Kepler.

Kepler, who played for Regensburg in Germany, got the only point for his team. For the team from Minneapolis it is the 18th defeat in a row in the play-offs. The last win came on October 5, 2004.

After the disappointingly early break in the previous season against the New York Yankees, the Twins, which were actually strong, were given more confidence this year.

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