Phil Hughes News Archive
Hughes was impressive yet again Thursday, picking up his 14th win of the season by limiting the Indians to one run on just five hits while striking out eight.
Hughes gave up one run over 7.1 innings with six strikeouts and no walks to improve to 13-8 in Saturday's win over the Royals.
Hughes gave up one run over seven innings with seven strikeouts and one walk to improve to 12-8 in Sunday's win over Oakland.
Hughes pitched six innings, allowing one run on seven hits and one walk, while striking out nine batters in picking up his 11th win (11-8) of the year in Tuesday's victory over the Padres.
Hughes (10-8) allowed three runs on seven hits, walking one and striking out five over six innings on Wednesday, but ended up taking the loss against the Royals.
Hughes (shin) has been confirmed as Wednesday's starter against the Royals, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
Hughes (shin) has been cleared to make his next start Wednesday at Kansas City, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
Twins manager Ron Gardenhire sounded optimistic Friday that Hughes will make his next scheduled start after taking a liner off his shin during Thursday's start, Fox Sports North's Tyler Mason reports.
Updating a previous report, Hughes exited Thursday's game due to a right shin contusion, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
Hughes left Thursday's game in the fourth inning after getting hit in the leg with a line drive, the Twins' official site reports.