"But what are they going to say now?”Nine months after Houston's rules-breaking, sign-stealing system was revealed, the Astros advanced to the Division Series in Los Angeles.
The Twins are 0-18 in the playoffs since winning Game 1 of their Division Series at the New York Yankees on Oct. 5, 2004, a total of seven rounds lost.
Since that date, the Astros are 43-35 in postseason play, winning 10 of 15 rounds with three trips to the World Series.
In a three-game division series sweep by the Yankees last year, the Twins totaled seven runs and 22 hits.
Baldelli declined to confirm whether Buxton was experiencing a recurrence of concussion symptoms that kept him out of the last two regular season games.