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5 MLB Trade Deadline Winners

After one of the craziest MLB trade deadlines ever, let’s take a look at who made the best moves of the day.

08/01/2014

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Twins Trade 1B Kendrys Morales To Mariners

Kendrys Morales is on his way back to Seattle to try and give the Mariners’ struggling offense a boost as they chase a playoff spot. The Minnesota Twins traded Morales to the Mariners on Thursday for minor-league pitcher Stephen Pryor. Morales hit 23 home runs and drove in 80 runs for the Mariners last season, but turned down a $14.1 million qualifying offer from Seattle to become a free agent.

07/24/2014

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Top 5 MLB Closer Celebrations

Do closer celebrations bother you? Here is a list of some of my favorite closer celebrations to help you decide whether they are awesome or down right classless.

07/21/2014

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Pino Gets 1st Career Win, Twins Beat Mariners 4-2

Yohan Pino has the game ball to prove he belongs in the majors, even if he doesn’t have a big league job anymore. The Minnesota Twins rookie right-hander earned his first major league victory — beating the Seattle Mariners 4-2 Thursday night in his fifth big league appearance — and was told after the game that he’s being sent back to the minors to make room for LHP Kris Johnson to start Friday at Colorado.

07/11/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

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Twins’ RHP Nolasco Sidelined By Elbow Soreness

Twins right-hander Ricky Nolasco is being sent back to Minnesota because of a sore right elbow. Nolasco is scheduled to have his elbow examined on Tuesday and undergo an MRI. Twins assistant general manager Rob Antony said Nolasco (5-7) met with manager Ron Gardenhire on Monday before the series opener against the Seattle Mariners and told him he had felt pain all season.

07/07/2014

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Mariners Topple Twins 6-2

Felix Hernandez pitched eight strong innings and Robinson Cano had four hits and the Seattle Mariners defeated the Minnesota Twins 6-2 on Sunday. Hernandez (5-1) continued his recent domination of the Twins, giving up two runs and seven hits while striking out five and walking one.

05/18/2014

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Dozier’s 3-Run Homer Helps Twins Top Mariners 4-3

Brian Dozier doesn’t like talking about his power-hitting abilities. When told his manager referred to him as Minnesota’s “igniter” over the past couple of games — during which he homered on consecutive nights — the Twins second baseman looked embarrassed. “The igniter? Oh goodness,” Dozier said Saturday night after hitting a three-run homer that proved to be the game-winning hit in Minnesota’s 4-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners.

05/17/2014

ST. LOUIS, MO - SEPTEMBER 13: Brad Miller #5 of the Seattle Mariners fields a ground ball against the St. Louis Cardinals in the first inning at Busch Stadium on September 13, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri.

Mariners Hope Brad Miller Sticks Alongside Robinson Cano

The Mariners may have Cano’s double-play partner for the next decade in Brad Miller.

03/24/2014

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Dozier, Morneau Homer In Minnesota’s 4-0 Victory

Brian Dozier and Justin Morneau homered, Samuel Deduno pitched seven scoreless innings and the Minnesota Twins blanked the Seattle Mariners 4-0 Saturday. It was the fifth shutout of the season for Minnesota, which has won four of its last six games and is 6-3 since the All Star break. Brad Miller and Kyle Seager each had two hits for Seattle, which has lost three of four.

07/27/2013

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Correia Roughed Up By Mariners In Twins’ 8-2 Loss

Kevin Correia believed he was prepared and in control heading into his start against the Seattle Mariners. It turns out, he wasn’t. Correia allowed six runs and seven hits in the Minnesota Twins’ 8-2 loss to the Mariners on Thursday night.

07/26/2013

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Twins Option Colabello To Triple-A Rochester

The Minnesota Twins optioned infielder Chris Colabello to Triple-A Rochester following Sunday’ 10-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners at Target Field.

06/02/2013

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Doumit’s 9th-Inning Walk-Off Triple Gives Twins 5-4 Win

Ryan Doumit’s two-run triple off Tom Wilhelmsen with one out in the ninth inning sent the Minnesota Twins to a 5-4 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday afternoon. This was the third blown save of the season for Wilhelmsen (0-1), all in his last four tries.

06/01/2013

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Mariners Hope Jesus Montero Can Live Up To Lofty Expectations

Look for Jesus Montero to take a step forward this year, possibly to the All-Star level that many saw in him as he came up through the minors.

03/14/2013

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Twins Lefty Diamond Drops Appeal Of Suspension

Minnesota Twins left-hander Scott Diamond has dropped his appeal of a six-game suspension for throwing behind Texas Rangers star Josh Hamilton.

08/29/2012

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