The Twins enter the All-Star break in fourth place in the American League Central at 39-and-53, 12 games behind first place Detroit. Joe Mauer and Glen Perkins will represent Minnesota at tomorrow night’s All-Star Game at Citi Field in New York. The Twins will open the second half of the season on Friday at home against the Cleveland Indians.
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The U.S. unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low in August as employers added a modest 173,000 jobs, a key piece of evidence for the Federal Reserve.
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