Spring Training

Justin Morneau #33 of the Minnesota Twins hits an two-run single against the Cleveland Indians during the inning of their game on April 23, 2011 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Morneau Lifts Twins Over Worley, Phillies, 11-7

Designated hitter is working out just fine for Justin Morneau.

03/28/2012

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Wada Struggles As Orioles Lose To Twins 5-0

The Minnesota Twins scored four runs off Japanese left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada and held the Baltimore Orioles hitless until the eighth inning in a 5-0 exhibition victory Tuesday.

03/27/2012

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Liriano Throws Five Scoreless Innings For Twins

Francisco Liriano gave up four hits over five shutout innings in the Minnesota Twins’ 6-4 loss to a New York Yankees split squad on Friday.

03/23/2012

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Orioles Pound Twins 11-1

Carl Pavano struggled as the Baltimore Orioles had finished with 14 hits in an 11-1 win over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday.

03/22/2012

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Hughes Hits 3-Run Homer As Twins Beat Tigers 7-3

Luke Hughes hit a three-run homer, and Liam Hendriks allowed two runs and four hits over four innings Wednesday as the Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 7-3.

03/21/2012

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Phillies’ Halladay Pounded By Twins In 6-4 Loss

Roy Halladay was yanked in the third inning after getting rocked in the Minnesota Twins’ 6-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday.

03/14/2012

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Blackburn, Hughes Each Sharp, Twins Beat Yankees

Nick Blackburn pitched three scoreless innings and the Minnesota Twins hit three home runs Sunday to beat a New York Yankees split squad 5-1.

03/11/2012

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Valencia Hits Three-Run Homer For Twins In Win

Danny Valencia hit a three-run homer among his two hits Saturday as the Minnesota Twins broke out of a hitting funk and beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-2.

03/10/2012

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Cards’ Wainwright’s Return To Mound A Success

Adam Wainwright couldn’t help but flash a big grin. He had plenty of reason to be happy.

03/09/2012

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Liriano On Target For Twins In Loss To Rays

Francisco Liriano struck out five of the nine batters he faced in the Minnesota Twins’ 1-0 loss to a Tampa Bay Rays split squad on Thursday.

03/08/2012

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Chen Pitches 2 Scoreless Innings In Orioles’ Debut

Wei-Yin Chen looked totally at ease in his new surroundings. Chen made a neat exhibition debut, pitching two scoreless innings for the Baltimore Orioles in a 6-0 win Wednesday over the Minnesota Twins.

03/07/2012

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Baker Makes Spring Debut, Twins Beat Rays 3-2

Scott Baker pitched two hitless innings in his spring debut as the Minnesota Twins beat the Tamps Bay Rays 3-2 on Tuesday.

03/06/2012

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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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Minnesota Twins Gear Up For First Spring Training Game

The Minnesota Twins take the field for their first game on Saturday. While it’s only a spring training game, it could be a good indicator for how the team will play this season.

03/03/2012

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Carroll Looks To Add Veteran Presence To Twins

The Minnesota Twins had all sorts of defensive issues last year with a variety of young players in the middle infield. They’re hoping to clean things up quite a bit this season, and it’ll start with a seasoned veteran up the middle.

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. 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 GM Terry Ryan On Opening Spring Training

Twins General Manager Terry Ryan talked about the opening of Spring Training with Dave Lee Tuesday morning.

02/28/2012

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Twins’ Zumaya Hurts Elbow In Throwing Session

Joel Zumaya’s comeback bid with the Minnesota Twins took a worrisome turn on Saturday when the reliever ended a throwing session early because of discomfort in his right elbow.

02/25/2012

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Morneau Reports For Twins Spring Training

Justin Morneau has reported for duty for Minnesota Twins spring training.

02/23/2012

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Twins’ Span Hopes To Put Concussion Behind Him

Denard Span has reported to Minnesota Twins spring training, and the center fielder is ready to see how he feels coming off a year of concussion problems.

02/22/2012

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Mauer Ready From Day 1 Of Spring Training

Joe Mauer says he plans to hit the ground running at spring training this year. That means he is taking a far different approach from a quiet spring last season that preceded the worst baseball year of his career.

02/18/2012

Twins Spring Training

Twins Release 2012 Spring Training Schedule

The Minnesota Twins have announced their 2012 Spring Training schedule, which features 17 home games at Hammond Stadium.

11/21/2011

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Twins Set Spring Training Attendance Record

The Minnesota Twins have set a new franchise record for attendance at spring training.

03/28/2011

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Twins’ Morneau Gets A Hit In Spring Finale

Even though he had an abbreviated spring training while working his way back from a concussion, Minnesota Twins slugger Justin Morneau thinks he will be ready to go on Opening Day in Toronto.

03/28/2011

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Twins Blog: Let’s Get This Season Started!

Spring Training is underway and in two weeks, Twins will be back at their new home inside Target Field.

03/24/2011

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