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Twins Call Up 5 From Triple-A Including Santana And Vargas

The Minnesota Twins have added five players from Triple-A Rochester for September: shortstop Danny Santana, first baseman Kennys Vargas, catcher Eric Fryer and right-handed relievers A.J. Achter and Michael Tonkin.

09/01/2015

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Twins Summon Another Top Prospect, Right-Hander Alex Meyer

The Minnesota Twins have promoted another one of their top prospects, right-handed pitcher Alex Meyer. The Twins announced they will recall Meyer from Triple-A Rochester prior to Friday’s game at Milwaukee.

06/25/2015

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Twins Bring Fien Back From DL, Send Tonkin Down

The Minnesota Twins have returned right-hander Casey Fien from his rehab assignment for a strained right shoulder and removed him from the disabled list.

05/29/2015

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Twins Put Right-Hander Casey Fien On DL, Recall Tonkin

The Minnesota Twins have put right-handed reliever Casey Fien on the disabled list because of a right shoulder strain. Fien was hurt in Wednesday’s game against Detroit.

04/30/2015

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Twins Expect To Put Josh Willingham On 15-Day DL

The Minnesota Twins expect to put left fielder Josh Willingham on the 15-day disabled list Saturday.

04/11/2014

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Twins Place Duensing On Paternity Leave

The Minnesota Twins have placed left-hander Brian Duensing on the paternity list and have recalled right-hander Michael Tonkin from Triple-A Rochester. The moves were announced before Monday’s opener against the Chicago White Sox. Duensing’s wife, Lisa, gave birth to a boy named Boston Matthew Duensing in Omaha. It was the second child for the couple.

03/31/2014

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Twins Recall Rookie Reliever Tonkin

The Minnesota Twins have recalled right-handed reliever Michael Tonkin from Triple-A Rochester. The move was made before Tuesday’s game in Detroit, where the Twins began a three-game series with the Tigers.

08/20/2013

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Thielbar To Go On Bereavement List

Minnesota Twins left-handed reliever Caleb Thielbar will go on the bereavement list Thursday following the death of his grandmother.

07/09/2013