1. Twinsights: Kevin Jepsen the Likely Fill-in Closer with Glen Perkins out

    With ailing closer Glen Perkins back in the Twin Cities to have his neck examined Wednesday, Twins manager Paul Molitor said he was leaning toward recently acquired Kevin Jepsen as his fill-in closer...

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  2. Twins Glen Perkins to Have MRI on Neck Injury

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  3. Twins Slugger Miguel Sano Is MLB's Most Under-the-Radar Phenom

    By now, you probably already know that Major League Baseball is enjoying one of its finest rookie classes ever in 2015...

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  4. Brad Boyer: From Wiffle Ball to the Saints and Twins

    During the Winnipeg Goldeyes most recent trip to CHS Field I was lucky enough to sit down and chat with second baseman, Brad Boyer...

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  5. Aaron Hicks Is Preparing More, Fulfilling Promise, Earning Starter Gig

    Aaron Hicks is making good on the promise that once made him a first-round draft choice as a toolsy high school outfielder. All it took from the Twins was a lot of patience...

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  6. Kevin Jepsen Finding Role with Minnesota Twins | Baseball Essential

    The Minnesota Twins were quiet buyers at the trade deadline and wound up sending a pair of lottery ticket pitching prospects to the Tampa Bay Rays for veteran relief pitcher Kevin Jepsen...

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  7. Twins Beat Cleveland, Narrowing Gap in Wild Card Race

    The Twins may be turning things around, as a 4-1 victory Sunday marked a series win over the Cleveland Indians . Minnesota took the series two games to one, with a win Saturday and loss Friday...

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  8. Twins Beat Indians to Take Series

    Minnesota Twins left-hander Tommy Milone picked up his first victory in more than a month as the Twins topped the Cleveland Indians 4-1 on Sunday to win the three-game series...

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  9. Milone Returns from DL to Help Twins Beat Indians 4-1

    Tommy Milone returned from the disabled list and pitched five innings, Kurt Suzuki had two key RBI and the Minnesota Twins beat Carlos Carrasco and the Cleveland Indians 4-1 on Sunday afternoon...

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  10. Twins rotation in flux, bullpen key

    MINNEAPOLIS -- When starter Phil Hughes' back flared up earlier this week, the Twins were put in a less-than-ideal situation...

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  11. Twins Kept in Check by Kluber's One-Hitter

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  12. Twins Place Blaine Boyer on Disabled List, Promote Tonkin

    The Twins have placed relief pitcher Blaine Boyer on the disabled list because of a sore right elbow. Michael Tonkin has been called up from Rochester...

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  13. Successful Season Without Making the Playoffs?

    The Minnesota Twins set the tone shortly after hiring Paul Molitor as Ron Gardenhire's successor. Molitor came out and said that he wanted to win immediately, general manager Terry Ryan said that he expected the team to make the postseason...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 22 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  14. Phil Hughes Injury: Updates on Twins Pitcher's Back and Return

    Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Phil Hughes has run into lower back inflammation problems, which forced him to the 15-day disabled list . Continue for updates. Ryan Comments on Potential Return, Molitor Speaks on Injury Sunday, Aug...

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  15. Twins Place Phil Hughes on Disabled List, Shake Up Rotation

    Twins right-hander Phil Hughes has struggled for much of the season following a breakout 2014 campaign, allowing the most hits and homers in the league...

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  16. Twin's Future Looking Bright as Young Guns Step Up

    Miguel Sano and Aaron Hicks have shared space under the Twins Future Stars banner for several years but never divided and conquered like they did Wednesday night at Target Field...

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  17. Sano's Monster Home Runs Ignite Twins Rout

    The first home run was a rocket launch that sailed into the second deck in Target Field, ending up in the hands of a young fan wearing a Jedd Gyorko jersey...

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  18. Hicks, Sano Lead Twins in Rout over Rangers, 11-1

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Aaron Hicks had four of Minnesota's 17 hits, Miguel Sano homered twice and Mike Pelfrey picked up his first win since June as the Twins routed the Texas Rangers 11-1 on Wednesday night...

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  19. Watch: Sano Crushes Pitch into Orbit for 1st Multi-HR Game

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  20. Beltre Holds Players-Only Meeting, Talks Fighting for Season

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  21. After Meeting, Some Delayed Success for Twins

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  22. Twins Double Their Way Back to Beat Rangers 3-2

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Eduardo Escobar's two-out double in the ninth inning drove in the winning run, capping a late rally by the Minnesota Twins for a much-needed 3-2 victory Tuesday night over the Texas Rangers ...

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  23. Twins' Catcher Kurt Suzuki Still Wary of Advanced Defensive Metrics

    Mention his improved standing in the controversial area of pitch framing, and Kurt Suzuki all but rolls his eyes.....

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  24. Twins Starters Struggle in Series vs. Indians

    CLEVELAND -- Phil Hughes will board a plane Monday, and he will not think about baseball during the flight.....

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  25. Twins Activate Byron Buxton from DL, Option Him to Triple-a

    The Twins announced today that center fielder Byron Buxton has been activated from the disabled list, but he'll be optioned to Triple-A as opposed to rejoining the active roster...

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