1. Twins Greats Kaat, Oliva Among Golden Era Hall of Fame Finalists

    Twins greats Tony Oliva and Jim Kaat are among the 10 former players on this year's Golden Era ballot, the National Baseball Hall of Fame announced Thursday.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 40 reads 0 comments

  2. Jack Morris big fan of Madison Bumgarner

    Jack Morris was standing by the backstop two hours before Game 7 when someone asked him what he thought of San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner. "I want to hug him," he said...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 51 reads 0 comments

  3. Twins Pitchers' Velocity Lags Well Behind the Rest of MLB

    Three trends are prevalent in baseball over the past decade: Run scoring is down, strikeouts are through the roof, and velocity is at an all-time high.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 65 reads 0 comments

  4. Buxton (Finger) to See Specialist

    Super-prospect Byron Buxton, the Minnesota Twins ' center fielder of the future, has a dislocated middle finger on his right (throwing) hand and will see a specialist for further evaluation...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 50 reads 0 comments

  5. Owner Pohlad Now Involved in Manager Search

    Twins owner Jim Pohlad has become involved in the club's managerial search, according to a source with knowledge of the search...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 months ago 85 reads 0 comments

  6. Report: Buxton Was Removed from an Arizona Fall League Game Tuesday

    Minnesota Twins outfield prospect Byron Buxton was removed from an Arizona Fall League game Tuesday after injuring his wrist while attempting a diving play, according to MLB .com's William Boor...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  7. Report: Buxton Injures Wrist During Fall League Game

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  8. It Looks Either Paul Molitor or Torey Lovullo Will Be the Twins' Newmanager

    Not surprisingly former Rays manager Joe Maddon is a non-factor in the Twins ' search to replace Ron Gardenhire and Darren Wolfson of 1500-ESPN in Minnesota says the choice looks likely to be either Paul Molitor or Torey Lovullo...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 62 reads 0 comments

  9. Twins GM to Do Due Diligence on Maddon

    Minnesota Twins general manager Terry Ryan's patience while searching for a manager rewarded him with an intriguing new candidate on Friday...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 301 reads 0 comments

  10. Twins Expected to Contact Joe Maddon About Managerial Vacancy

    Lavelle E. Neal III of the Star Tribune reports that the Twins are expected to contact free agent manager Joe Maddon about their managerial vacancy, according to his sources. Former Twins manager Ron Gardenhire was fired at the end of September...

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  11. Twins GM: Miguel Sano Won't Play Winter Ball

    Minnesota Twins prospect Miguel Sano, who missed the entire season after undergoing Tommy John surgery, will not play winter ball in his native Dominican Republic this offseason....

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  12. GM Terry Ryan Confirmed Miguel Sano Will Not Play Winter Ball

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  13. Twinsights: Ron Gardenhire Raves About Paul Molitor as Potential Successor

    Former Twins manager Ron Gardenhire has made his first public comments since Sept. 29, the day he was fired after 13 seasons...

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  14. Twins Sell Kris Johnson to Japanese Team

    According to Darren Wolfson of 1500-ESPN in Minnesota in the Twins have sold left-hander Kris Johnson to the Hiroshima Carp of the Japanese League...

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  15. Twins Decline $3.6M Club Option on Jared Burton

    Minnesota has declined right-hander Jared Burton's option for 2015, choosing to pay the 33-year-old reliever a $200,000 buyout rather than a $3.6 million salary...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 109 reads 0 comments

  16. Twins Decline Club Option on Jared Burton

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  17. Report: Molitor, Mientkiewicz and Lovullo Finalists for Next Twins Manager

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  18. Criminal Rips off Glen Perkins

    Minnesota Twins good guy closer, and All-Star this past season, Glen Perkins had to deal with a situation many American's face on a daily basis today...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  19. Why Alex Meyer Is Wasting Away

    The Minnesota Twins acquired Alex Meyer in November 2012 for former starting center fielder Denard Span. Span traveled to a legitimate contender in the Washington Nationals , while ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 314 reads 0 comments

  20. Twins to Hire Paul Molitor, a Forgone Conclusion

    The Minnesota Twins are preparing to hire the successor to Ron Gardenhire. After managing the Twins for 14 years, Gardenhire was let go following another 90 loss season...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 136 reads 0 comments

  21. Twins Attendance Disaster Looms

    The Twins ' number of tickets sold per game has fallen by 30 percent since Target Field opened in 2010. And, unless our eyes are lyin', the number of people actually occupying seats has fallen by a larger percentage...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 months ago 157 reads 0 comments

  22. Twins to Meet Again with Paul Molitor on Managerial Opening

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 164 reads 0 comments

  23. Joe McEwing Is Reportedly out of the Running for Twins' Managerjob

    According to Darren Wolfson of 1500 ESPN, Joe McEwing has been ruled out for the Twins ' manager job. He speculates that this could mean that the team is close to making a decision...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 3 months ago 169 reads 0 comments

  24. The Irony of Spending

    Twins fans want to see a top free agent signed for the umpteenth year in a row. However, these same fans also despise the two priciest players on the roster...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 7 reads 0 comments

  25. Byron Buxton to Be the Next Aaron Hicks?

    Now that we have your attention, let's pump the breaks a bit. No, Aaron Hicks had a ceiling nowhere near that of Byron Buxton's. However, they do share something that could turn out to be a very positive commonality...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 653 reads 0 comments