|Aug. 22 9:21 AM PT10:21 AM MT11:21 AM CT12:21 PM ET12:21 ET16:21 GMT0:21 9:21 AM MST11:21 AM EST11:51 AM VEN20:21 UAE11:21 AM CT-Santana was solid again Sunday but suffered his 10th defeat despite yielding two runs and five hits in seven innings, walking one and striking out a season-high 10 in a 2-1 loss to Kansas City.
Analysis: The veteran right-hander had won his previous three starts. He has a 1.91 ERA in his last 11 starts after posting a 5.10 through his first 12.
|Aug. 17 9:26 AM PT10:26 AM MT11:26 AM CT12:26 PM ET12:26 ET16:26 GMT0:26 9:26 AM MST11:26 AM EST11:56 AM VEN20:26 UAE11:26 AM CT-Santana allowed four hits over seven scoreless innings in Tuesday's 4-2 win over the Braves. He struck out six and walked two.
Analysis: Santana has been on a nice little roll, going 3-1 with a 1.53 ERA in his last five games. He has 26 strikeouts to just five walks over 35 1/3 innings in that span. His next turn in the rotation comes Sunday in Kansas City to face a Royals team that knocked him around in their last matchup. The veteran right-hander permitted six runs and nine hits in 3 2/3 innings against his former team in a 7-4 loss May 24.
|Aug. 5 7:54 PM PT8:54 PM MT9:54 PM CT10:54 PM ET22:54 ET2:54 GMT10:54 7:54 PM MST9:54 PM EST10:24 PM VEN6:54 UAE (+1)9:54 PM CT-Santana continued to pitch well Friday, allowing two runs and striking out eight over 6 1/3 innings to beat the Rays for his second straight win.
Analysis: After owning a 5.10 ERA on June 14, the right-hander has gone 4-2 with a 2.05 ERA and two complete games in nine outings.
|July 31 5:18 PM PT6:18 PM MT7:18 PM CT8:18 PM ET20:18 ET0:18 GMT8:18 5:18 PM MST7:18 PM EST7:48 PM VEN4:18 UAE (+1)7:18 PM CT-Santana, who has been the subject of trade rumors, likely upped his value by allowing one earned run over six innings in a 6-4 win over the White Sox on Sunday.
Analysis: After struggling earlier in the season, Santana has gone 3-2 with a 1.96 ERA in his last eight starts.
|July 27 2:17 PM PT3:17 PM MT4:17 PM CT5:17 PM ET17:17 ET21:17 GMT5:17 2:17 PM MST4:17 PM EST4:47 PM VEN1:17 UAE (+1)4:17 PM CT-Santana tossed a complete-game seven-hitter Tuesday, albeit in a 2-0 loss to Atlanta.
Analysis: Having posted a 1.94 ERA while holding opposing hitters to a .199 average over his last six starts, Santana could be a valued commodity at the trade deadline should the Twins make him available. He went 5-1 with a sparkling 1.62 ERA over his final seven starts of last season.
|July 20 1:36 PM PT2:36 PM MT3:36 PM CT4:36 PM ET16:36 ET20:36 GMT4:36 1:36 PM MST3:36 PM EST4:06 PM VEN0:36 UAE (+1)3:36 PM CT-Santana allowed one run in seven-plus innings while not factoring in the decision of a 4-1 win over Detroit.
Analysis: Santana is 2-1 with a 2.03 ERA in his last six starts.
|July 7 7:35 AM PT8:35 AM MT9:35 AM CT10:35 AM ET10:35 ET14:35 GMT22:35 7:35 AM MST9:35 AM EST10:05 AM VEN18:35 UAE9:35 AM CT-Santana was brilliant in a complete-game effort on Wednesday, allowing just two hits while striking out eight in a 4-0 win over the A's.
Analysis: Santana has gone 2-0 with a 1.63 ERA over his last four starts.
|June 19 4:21 PM PT5:21 PM MT6:21 PM CT7:21 PM ET19:21 ET23:21 GMT7:21 4:21 PM MST6:21 PM EST6:51 PM VEN3:21 UAE (+1)6:21 PM CT-Santana bounced back from a dismal stretch with a strong showing Sunday in a 7-4 win over the Yankees. He allowed three runs - two earned - and six hits over 7 1/3 innings.
Analysis: Santana entered Sunday 0-5 with a 7.71 ERA in his previous five starts. He didn't issue a walk for the third straight start, spanning 18 2/3 innings.
|June 10 12:49 PM PT1:49 PM MT2:49 PM CT3:49 PM ET15:49 ET19:49 GMT3:49 12:49 PM MST2:49 PM EST3:19 PM VEN23:49 UAE2:49 PM CT-Santana allowed five runs and nine hits over 6 1/3 innings in Thursday's 10-3 loss to Miami.
Analysis: Santana pitched pretty well early on this season, but like many of the Twins' other hurlers, he's fallen on difficult times. He's 0-4 with a 7.43 ERA over his last four starts.
|May 20 1:54 PM PT2:54 PM MT3:54 PM CT4:54 PM ET16:54 ET20:54 GMT4:54 1:54 PM MST3:54 PM EST4:24 PM VEN0:54 UAE (+1)3:54 PM CT-Santana got a no-decision Thursday.
Analysis: Santana allowed two runs in eight innings.
|May 15 11:05 AM PT12:05 PM MT1:05 PM CT2:05 PM ET14:05 ET18:05 GMT2:05 11:05 AM MST1:05 PM EST1:35 PM VEN22:05 UAE1:05 PM CT-Santana earned his first victory in 2016 on Saturday, a 6-3 win in Cleveland.
Analysis: Santana (1-2, 3.38 ERA) yielded one run in six innings and got four runs of support. He received a combined seven runs of backing in his first five starts.
|Apr. 26 4:24 PM PT5:24 PM MT6:24 PM CT7:24 PM ET19:24 ET23:24 GMT7:24 4:24 PM MST6:24 PM EST6:54 PM VEN3:24 UAE (+1)6:24 PM CT-The Twins activated Santana from the 15-day disabled list Friday.
Analysis: Santana will make his first start since April 19 Saturday against the White Sox. The Twins' opening day starter had been sidelined by a lower back strain.
|Apr. 9 3:59 PM PT4:59 PM MT5:59 PM CT6:59 PM ET18:59 ET22:59 GMT6:59 3:59 PM MST5:59 PM EST6:29 PM VEN2:59 UAE (+1)5:59 PM CT-Santana tossed six solid innings on Friday.
Analysis: He took a no-decision after allowing two runs on six hits while walking two and striking out seven.
|Apr. 7 10:48 PM PT11:48 PM MT12:48 AM CT1:48 AM ET1:48 ET5:48 GMT13:48 10:48 PM MST12:48 AM EST1:18 AM VEN9:48 UAE12:48 AM CT-Santana has been moved up to Friday from Sunday after his start on opening day was cut short by rain.
Analysis: He allowed two hits and two walks in two innings Monday.
|2005||LAA||12||8||0 - 0||23||23||1||133.2||139||73||69||17||47||2||99||1.39||4.65|
|2006||LAA||16||8||0 - 0||33||33||0||204.0||181||106||97||21||70||2||141||1.23||4.28|
|2007||LAA||7||14||0 - 0||28||26||0||150.0||174||103||96||26||58||3||126||1.55||5.76|
|2008||LAA||16||7||0 - 0||32||32||2||219.0||198||89||85||23||47||2||214||1.12||3.49|
|2009||LAA||8||8||0 - 0||24||23||2||139.2||159||83||78||24||47||4||107||1.47||5.03|
|2010||LAA||17||10||0 - 0||33||33||4||222.2||221||104||97||27||73||2||169||1.32||3.92|
|2011||LAA||11||12||0 - 0||33||33||4||228.2||207||95||86||26||72||4||178||1.22||3.38|
|2012||LAA||9||13||0 - 0||30||30||1||178.0||165||109||102||39||61||2||133||1.27||5.16|
|2013||KC||9||10||0 - 0||32||32||0||211.0||190||85||76||26||51||3||161||1.14||3.24|
|2014||Atl||14||10||0 - 0||31||31||0||196.0||193||90||86||16||63||4||179||1.31||3.95|
|2015||Min||7||5||0 - 0||17||17||0||108.0||104||50||48||12||36||2||82||1.30||4.00|
|2016||Min||6||10||0 - 0||23||23||2||140.2||134||60||53||14||34||1||109||1.19||3.39|
|Career||132||115||0 - 0||339||336||16||2131.1||2065||1047||973||271||659||31||1698||1.28||4.11|
|2005||LAA||Total||1||1||0 - 0||2||1||0||9.2||8||9||8||3||5||0||4||7.45|
|LDS||1||0||0 - 0||1||0||0||5.1||5||3||3||1||2||0||2||5.06|
|LCS||0||1||0 - 0||1||1||0||4.1||3||6||5||2||3||0||2||10.38|
|2007||LAA||Total||0||0||0 - 0||1||0||0||2.0||0||0||0||0||0||0||2||0.00|
|LDS||0||0||0 - 0||1||0||0||2.0||0||0||0||0||0||0||2||0.00|
|2008||LAA||Total||0||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||5.1||8||5||5||1||0||0||3||8.44|
|LDS||0||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||5.1||8||5||5||1||0||0||3||8.44|
|2009||LAA||Total||1||1||0 - 0||4||0||0||5.2||5||3||1||0||4||1||5||1.59|
|LCS||1||1||0 - 0||4||0||0||5.2||5||3||1||0||4||1||5||1.59|
|Career||2||2||0 - 0||8||2||0||22.2||21||17||14||4||9||1||14||5.56|