1. Minnesota Twins Don't Want Strong Bullpen to Be Best Part of Team

    MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Twins had the worst starting rotation in baseball in 2013, which meant their bullpen was among the most taxed...

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  2. Mauer Still Accepting His Move to First Base for Twins

    The negotiations parried back and forth for weeks in early 2010, encompassing virtually every detail of Joe Mauer's career. His lionization in his hometown. His status as an All-Star, and his allure to high-payroll contenders...

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  3. Twins Reyling on Fortified Rotation for Improvement

    MINNEAPOLIS -- After losing at least 96 games in each of the last three seasons, the Twins are ready for an improvement in 2014, especially after a busy offseason that saw them hand out the two most expensive free-agent deals in franchise history...

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  4. No One More Respected Than Twins GM Ryan

    Maybe you can find somebody in Major League Baseball who is as respected, or as beloved by those around him, as Terry Ryan. But you're not going to find anyone who is more respected or beloved...

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  5. The Minnesota Twins Are Suing Visa and Mastercard

    Baseball is a business just like any other. And just like many other businesses — millions of them, in fact — baseball teams feel like the credit card companies hold them hostage by imposing fees every time a customer swipes their card...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 447 reads 0 comments

  6. Twins General Manager Terry Ryan Diagnosed with Cancer

    Twins general manager Terry Ryan has been diagnosed with cancer and will undergo treatment at the Mayo Clinic, the team announced in a statement...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 61 reads 0 comments

  7. Twins GM Terry Ryan Diagnosed with Cancer

    Statement from #mntwins GM Terry Ryan: "I've been assured this form of cancer is treatable and remain optimistic about my return .....

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 12 reads 0 comments

  8. Complete Minnesota Twins 2014 Spring Training Preview

    Three consecutive seasons with at least 96 losses have left a bitter taste in the mouths of Minnesota Twins fans and the organization. Despite those hard times since, the news is not all bad for the Twins heading into 2014...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 6,623 reads 20 comments

  9. Kubel Aims to Reclaim Past Success with Twins

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  10. Twins Daily Top Prospects: #8 Jorge Polanco

    Signed in the same year and from the same Dominican academy as Miguel Sano, Jorge Polanco has largely been overshadowed ever since starting his pro career...

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  11. Choosing a Backup Catcher

    The Twins seem committed to using Kurt Suzuki as their regular catcher to start 2014. Eric Fryer, Chris Herrmann, and Josmil Pinto are the three that will compete to be his backup ...

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  12. Plouffe Squarely Focused on Immediate Future

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Trevor Plouffe has heard all about top prospect Miguel Sano, who is waiting in the wings as the Twins ' third baseman of the future...

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  13. Minnesota Twins Were Shocked Back to Life 12 Years Ago Today

    Twelve years ago, the Minnesota Twins were fighting for their life and 12 years ago today the Twins got word that they would get at least another year. It was February 5, 2002, when Major League Baseball owners decided to postpone contraction...

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  14. Daughter of Ex-Big Leaguer Uhlaender Going for Gold

    Katie Uhlaender is going to represent her country, family and late father -- former Major Leaguer Ted Uhlaender -- this month at the Winter Olympics in Sochi...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 61 reads 0 comments

  15. Plouffe's Hold on the Hot Corner for the Twins Is Far from Secure

    Trevor Plouffe's spot at third base for the Minnesota Twins is tenuous at best, with one of the best prospects in baseball close behind him...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 39 reads 0 comments

  16. Latest on Suk-Min Yoon

    The Rangers will watch Yoon throw a bullpen session on Tuesday in Arizona , reports Drew Davison of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram (hat tip to Dan Kurtz of MyKBO, via Twitter)...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 59 reads 0 comments

  17. Suzuki Won't Try to Be Mauer Behind the Plate

    Twins general manager Terry Ryan quieted any talk of a potential competition for the starting-catching job this spring, as he all but anointed veteran Kurt Suzuki as the club's starting catcher while addressing the media at TwinsFest...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  18. Faith First for Minnesota Twins' Rising Brian Dozier

    Every number on Brian Dozier's stat line improved in 2013, his second season as a Twins infielder and first at second base...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  19. Minnesota Twins' Mike Pelfrey Plans to Take Game to Another Level in 2014

    In his first season with the Minnesota Twins , right-hander Mike Pelfrey was given a corner locker in the clubhouse, a spot typically reserved for a veteran...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 71 reads 0 comments

  20. What to Expect from MLB's No. 1 Prospect Byron Buxton in Spring Training

    When it comes to spring training, every fan is interested in getting an early look at baseball’s top prospects. This year, all eyes will be on Byron Buxton , Prospect Pipeline’s No...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 25,510 reads 23 comments

  21. Korean Team Makes Ex-Twins Pitcher's Signing Official

    Former Twins pitcher Andrew Albers has signed a contract and will pitch in South Korea's top baseball league in 2014...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 51 reads 0 comments

  22. Another Old Twins Home Is Biting the Dust: Tinker Field

    Another former home of the Twins will be disappearing in 2014. Tinker Field in Orlando will be joining the Metrodome in the dustbin, the Orlando Sentinel reports, probably in the next 60 days...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 80 reads 0 comments

  23. Nelson Cruz: Are the Minnesota Twins His Only Option?

    Perhaps unsurprisingly, the remaining top free agents are ones with a rejected qualifying offer tag attached to them...

    Ben Berkon Written by Ben Berkon about 3 months ago 7,449 reads 12 comments

  24. Twins Bring Back Reliever Matt Guerrier

    Matt Guerrier, who spent 2004-2010 in Minnesota's bullpen, has returned to the Twins on a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 months ago 147 reads 0 comments

  25. Kubel, Bartlett Begin Twins Reunion

    After joining Cleveland for the final month, Jason Kubel found himself in a familiar place in Minnesota when the Indians finished the regular season...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 months ago 55 reads 0 comments