Twins advance for 1st time in 21 years with Blue Jays’ sweep

Fan react after Minnesota Twins pitcher Sonny Gray, foreground, pick offed Toronto Blue Jays' Vladimir Guerrero Jr. at second base during the fifth inning of Game 2 of an AL wild-card series Wednesday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Abbie Parr)

Minnesota Twins’ Carlos Correa reacts after hitting an RBI single during the fourth inning of Game 2 of an AL wild-card baseball playoff series against the Toronto Blue Jays Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2023, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Abbie Parr)

Minnesota Twins pitcher Jhoan Duran (59) celebrates after striking out Toronto Blue Jays' Daulton Varsho for the final out of Game 2 of an AL wild-card series Wednesday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Abbie Parr)

MINNEAPOLIS — Carlos Correa endured the worst hitting season of his career after signing the richest contract in Minnesota Twins history, playing through a painful bout of plantar fasciitis in his left foot.