1. Minnesota Twins: Top Ten Things Gene Glynn Is Thinking over at Third Base

    When Paul Molitor took over the managerial job with the Minnesota Twins , a lot of new faces came about on the coaching staff and one of those is fellow Minnesota native Gene Glynn...

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  2. Twinsights: Kurt Suzuki Sits After Rough Day at Plate, in Field

    Chris Herrmann replaced all-star catcher Kurt Suzuki in the Twins lineup on Thursday after a rough day for the incumbent...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 9 reads 0 comments

  3. Ricky Nolasco Is Undergoing an MRI Exam on His Elbow

    Last season Ricky Nolasco pitched horribly for two months before finally admitting to the Twins that he was playing through an injury.....

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  4. Nolasco to Have MRI After Injuring Elbow Wednesday

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  5. Twins Pitcher Aaron Thompson Survives Bumpy Road to Big Leagues

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  6. Twins Show No Fear of Rotation Without Santana

    DETROIT -- After signing the richest free-agent contract in club history this past offseason, right-hander Ervin Santana was set to make his Twins debut in the second game of the season, against the Tigers on Wednesday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Erik Stordahl about 1 month ago 17 reads 0 comments

  7. Sorry, but We're Stuck with Country Joe

    By nearly any measure, Joe West is an awful umpire. He's got a well-earned reputation for turning situations into conflagrations, and making himself the center of attention. The numbers don't help him much, either...

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  8. West's Bad Call Shows Why Base Umps Should Call Checked Swings

    Joe West's mistake Monday in Detroit was not making the wrong call. The problem was that he failed to ask for help when fairness — the most sacred tenet of umpiring — demanded he do so...

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  9. Hunter Rips Ump for Game-Ending, Check-Swing Call

    Umpire Joe West called out Torii Hunter on this pitch by Joe Nathan, ending the Detroit Tigers 4-0 victory against the Minnesota Twins on opening day Monday at Comerica Park, and Hunter was livid as a result...

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  10. Torii Hitting Cleanup in Opening Day Lineup vs. DET

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  11. Twins Roster Set as Opening Day Looms

    hris Herrmann has been called into his manager's office plenty the past three years as he rode the elevator between major-league Minnesota and minor-league Rochester.....

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  12. Mike Pelfrey Joins Twins' Rotation Following Ervin Santanasuspension

    Twins starter Ervin Santana was suspended 80 games Friday afternoon after testing positive for Stanozolol.....

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  13. Pelfrey Replaces Santana in Rotation, Thompson to Roster

    Mike Pelfrey takes Ervin Santana's spot in the rotation. Left-handed reliever Aaron Thompson takes Santana's roster spot...

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  14. Santana Releases Statement After Suspension

    Ervin Santana statement: "I am frustrated that I can't pinpoint how the substance in question entered my body...

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  15. Twins P Santana Suspended 80 Games

    Twins pitcher Ervin Santana has received an 80-game suspension without pay after testing positive for Stanozolol...

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  16. KG to Throw out 1st Pitch at Twins Home Opener

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  17. Change for the Better? Success Begins with Rotation

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Looking through the Twins ' statistics from the 2014 season that saw them lose 92 games -- marking the fourth straight year they lost at least that many -- it's easy to find one number that stands out above all the rest...

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  18. Jeweler Suing Twins Pitcher Ervin Santana for $40,000 in Unpaid Bling

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- A Miami jeweler is suing Twins pitcher Ervin Santana after he allegedly defaulted on $40,000 worth of customized necklaces, according to a Dade County lawsuit...

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  19. Twinsights: Josmil Pinto Cleared for Return to Game Action

    Twins catcher Josmil Pinto passed the ImPACT test on his second try Sunday and has been cleared to return to game action, a person with direct knowledge said Monday morning...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 42 reads 0 comments

  20. Twins Prospect Lewis Thorpe to Undergo Tommy John Surgery

    Rough news for the Twins this morning, as LaVelle E. Neal III of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports that prospect left-hander Lewis Thorpe needs season-ending Tommy John surgery...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 2 months ago 35 reads 0 comments

  21. Hicks Won't Be Twins' CF on Opening Day This Year

    FORT MYERS, Fla. — Aaron Hicks, the presumed frontrunner this spring for the Twins ' center field job that he has lost twice before, won't be on the team's Opening Day roster...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 2 months ago 37 reads 0 comments

  22. Minnesota Twins' Hrbek's Pub Introduces Bloody Mary Topped with Pizza Slice

    Former Minnesota Twins first baseman Kent Hrbek has a restaurant named after him at Target Field, and with the season approaching, Hrbek's Pub is using different items ...

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  23. Minnesota Twins Make 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Commercial

    The first Royals player to hit a home run off Twins starter Phil Hughes is going to have some huge bragging rights. That's because Hughes fashions himself as a Jedi. You know, like in Star Wars...

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  24. Twins: Diminutive Shane Robinson Making Big Impression

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  25. Escobar's Bat Showing No Signs of Slowing Down

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Twins pitcher Jake Reed entered a 4-4 tie in the bottom of the 10th inning and gave up a walk-off homer to Rusney Castillo, as the Red Sox won, 5-4, on Thursday...

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