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Twins Sign Free-Agent 1B-DH Kendrys Morales

The Minnesota Twins have signed free-agent first baseman/designated hitter Kendrys Morales to a one-year, prorated $12 million contract. Morales, who has been in Miami working out while waiting to sign, hit .277 with 23 home runs and 80 RBIs in 156 games with the Seattle Mariners last season.

06/08/2014

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Top 5 Walk-Up Songs For 2014 Twins Players

There are many walk-up songs in baseball that make a lot of literal sense for a baseball player to have. Others, however, sort of come out of left field. Pun intended.

06/04/2014

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For The Twins’ Hitting Coach, It’s All About The Mental Game

Beating the Texas Rangers and any other team requires the development of young hitters. That’s Tom Brunansky’s job. He’s former Twin turned hitting coach, and he has his hands full.

05/28/2014

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Twins Blog: Getting The Band Back Together?

If you were at Twins Fest this past weekend — and judging by social media, plenty of you were — you may have noticed a couple of familiar faces returning to the Twins fold. Are the “Home 9” getting the band back together? What’s next, a trade for Nick Punto?!

01/30/2014

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Matt Guerrier, Twins Agree To Minor League Deal

The Minnesota Twins have brought back another player from their division title teams of the previous decade: Matt Guerrier. The Twins announced Wednesday that Guerrier had agreed to a minor league contract and will attend big league spring training.

01/29/2014

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Kubel, Bartlett Begin Twins Reunion

At the end of last season, Jason Kubel came to Target Field with the Cleveland Indians. He was reminded of how much he missed playing in Minnesota.

01/27/2014

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Jason Kubel Agrees To Minor League Deal With Twins

Outfielder Jason Kubel has returned to the Minnesota Twins, agreeing to a minor league contract. Minnesota said Friday that Kubel was invited to training camp in February.

12/13/2013

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Twins Draft High School Outfielder Buxton At No. 2

The Minnesota Twins have had their eyes on Byron Buxton for months. No better highlight came from tracking this super-fast high school center fielder than a Georgia state playoff game three weeks ago.

06/04/2012

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Twins Blog: A Look At The Lineup

It was only the first game of spring training, but things were looking good for the Minnesota Twins.

03/03/2012

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Twins Looking For Leadership After Veterans Leave

There’s a different vibe in the Minnesota Twins clubhouse this spring. Michael Cuddyer, Joe Nathan and Jason Kubel are gone, and the Twins are still adjusting to the loss of the three steadying influences.

02/28/2012

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Twins Looking For Leadership After Veterans Leave

There’s a different vibe in the Minnesota Twins clubhouse this spring.

02/28/2012

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D-Backs Reach 2-Year, $15 Million Deal With Kubel

The Arizona Diamondbacks have reached agreement on a two-year, $15 million contract with free agent outfielder Jason Kubel.

12/19/2011

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Cuddyer, Kubel Return To Twins’ Lineup

Michael Cuddyer and Jason Kubel have returned to the Minnesota Twins’ lineup and Justin Morneau has gone back to Minneapolis.

09/13/2011

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Twins Hold On For 7-6 Win Over White Sox

Jason Kubel and Luke Hughes homered during Minnesota’s six-run first inning, and the Twins beat the White Sox 7-6 on Wednesday to snap Chicago’s five-game winning streak.

08/31/2011

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De Aza Drives In 4 As White Sox Top Twins 8-6

Alejandro De Aza drove in a career-high four runs to lead the Chicago White Sox to an 8-6 win over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night.

08/30/2011

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Kubel Waiting On Twins As Waiver Deadline Nears

The rumors were spreading fast and furious in the Minnesota Twins clubhouse over the last few days about where Jim Thome and Jason Kubel would be finishing their seasons.

08/25/2011

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Quentin, Buehrle Help White Sox Snap Skid

Carlos Quentin hit two home runs and had four RBIs, Mark Buehrle was sharp after a rough first inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 5-3 on Friday night to snap a six-game losing streak.

08/05/2011

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Twins Get Some Help In 9-5 Win Over A’s

Francisco Liriano rebounded from his worst start of the season to go seven innings and Michael Cuddyer hit his team-leading 16th homer of the season as the Twins beat the Oakland Athletics 9-5 Friday night.

07/30/2011

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Twins Activate Jason Kubel; OF Likely Plays Friday

The Minnesota Twins are about to take another step toward full strength, with outfielder/designated hitter Jason Kubel finally on his way back seven weeks after spraining his left foot.

07/22/2011

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Twins Expect To Activate Jason Kubel For Friday

The Minnesota Twins are about to take another step toward full strength, with outfielder Jason Kubel finally on his way back seven weeks after spraining his left foot.

07/21/2011

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Kubel, Span Won’t Travel To San Francisco

The Minnesota Twins say outfielders Jason Kubel and Denard Span will not make the trip with the team to San Francisco next week because of injuries.

06/17/2011

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Morneau Headed To DL For Twins

Just as Joe Mauer and Tsuyoshi Nishioka are getting closer to returning to the Minnesota Twins, Justin Morneau is headed to the disabled list.

06/14/2011

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Twins Put Thome, Kubel On 15-Day Disabled List

The Minnesota Twins have put designated hitters Jim Thome and Jason Kubel on the 15-day disabled list.

06/02/2011

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Inge’s RBI Triple In 9th Lifts Tigers Over Twins

Brandon Inge hit an RBI triple off the center field wall in the ninth inning to lift the Detroit Tigers to their fifth win in a row, 9-7 over the slumping Minnesota Twins on Wednesday.

05/11/2011

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Blackburn Gets Win As Twins Beat Chisox

Nick Blackburn earned his first win in a month, Jason Kubel had a pair of RBI and the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 3-2 Wednesday to sweep a brief two-game series behind some outstanding pitching.

05/04/2011

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