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Twins Activate P Deduno To Face Tigers

In need of a good starting pitching performance, the Minnesota Twins have made a call to AAA Rochester as they face the Tigers Friday night. The Twins announced Friday afternoon they’ve called up pitcher Sam Deduno for their game against the Tigers.

05/24/2013

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Twins Call Up Rookie Reliever Caleb Thielbar

The Minnesota Twins have recalled left-hander Caleb Thielbar and optioned left-hander Pedro Hernandez to Triple-A Rochester.

05/20/2013

Burnsville senior captain Tyler Hanson aims to win the Blaze a second title in three years before he heads off to play for the Gophers next year. (credit: Becky Hanson)

Beyond Bounds: Tyler Hanson’s 89 MPH Arm Headed To The U

When Burnsville’s Tyler Hanson lined up at wide receiver this fall for the Blaze – playing pigskin for the first time, ever – one of the state’s standout baseball players had a revelation.

05/11/2013

Edina senior Matt Hopfner (pitcher/outfielder) will be taking his talents to Northwestern University next year. (credit: Edina Baseball)

Beyond Bounds: Hopfner Leads Edina, Then Off To Northwestern

Before I could get the remainder of the word “year” out of my mouth as part of the question “What are you goals this year?” senior Matt Hopfner cut me off.

05/04/2013

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Twins Blog: Kevin Correia

Those are the ERA’s and xFIP’s (Expected Fielder Independent Pitching, which attempts to isolate pitcher performance from defensive variance) for Twins starter Kevin Correia over the previous four years of his career. Two of those seasons having been spent with the Pirates — two with the Padres.

04/28/2013

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Twins Option Hendriks, Diamond To Start Vs Mets

The Minnesota Twins have optioned starting pitcher Liam Hendriks to Triple-A Rochester to make room for Scott Diamond.

04/13/2013

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Twins Put Lefty Diamond On 15-Day DL

The Minnesota Twins have put left-hander Scott Diamond on the 15-day disabled list as he continues his recovery from arthroscopic surgery on his pitching elbow.

03/22/2013

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Emerging Twins Ace Diamond Hopes To Heal By Opener

Scott Diamond was the only Minnesota Twins starter who pitched well enough last season to retain his spot in the rotation for this year.

02/13/2013

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Glen Perkins Has Come A Long Way With The Twins

Terry Ryan stepped to the podium for a preseason address to the local media and looked across the room at Glen Perkins seated at one of the tables.

02/12/2013

Pitcher Jack Morris During 1991 World Series

Jack Morris Returns To Blue Jays As TV Analyst

Former pitcher Jack Morris is returning to the Toronto Blue Jays as a television analyst.

02/05/2013

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Twins Sign Rich Harden To Minor-League Contract

The Minnesota Twins have signed injury-hampered right-hander Rich Harden to a minor-league contract with an invitation to compete for a spot on the staff in spring training.

12/21/2012

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Twins Trade Ben Revere For Phillies’ Pitchers Worley, May

The Minnesota Twins announced late Thursday morning that they have acquired right-handed pitchers Vance Worley and Trevor May from the Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for outfielder Ben Revere.

12/06/2012

Chicago Cubs v Minnesota Twins

Twins Will Decline Option On Reliever Matt Capps

The Minnesota Twins say they will decline their $6 million contract option on right-handed reliever Matt Capps, which will make him eligible for free agency.

10/24/2012

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Twins Blog: The Curious Case of Francisco Liriano

Francisco Liriano became a member of the Minnesota Twins organization on Nov. 14, 2003, coming over from the San Francisco Giants in a trade for A.J. Pierzynski.

07/14/2012

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Gardenhire Impressed By Tigers Ace Verlander

Ron Gardenhire continues to be impressed every time he sees Justin Verlander pitch.

07/05/2012

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