'A Few' Minnesota Twins Players Have Tested Positive For COVID-19, Team Official SaysSome people in the Minnesota Twins organization have tested positive for COVID-19, a team official said Thursday.
Antsy Big Leaguers Embrace Impending End Of Extra Down Time“It's time to get back to work,” Dobnak tweeted. “Tell us when and where!”
With Shortened MLB Season, Each Baseball Game Carries More WeightPlayers are set report for another version of "spring" training July 1, and the league's imposed 60-game season will start either July 23 or 24, the league announced.
Twins Sign 1st-Round Pick Aaron Sabato For $2.75M BonusThe Minnesota Twins signed first baseman Aaron Sabato on Tuesday to a deal that included a $2.75 million bonus for the first-round draft pick from North Carolina.
MLB Plans 60-Game Season, Shortest Since 1878 After Union Talks CollapseMajor League Baseball plans to unilaterally issue a 60-game schedule for its shortest season since 1878 after the players' association rejected a negotiated deal of the same length, putting the sport on track for a combative return to the field amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Sanó, Accused Of Kidnapping, Says He's Been BlackmailedMinnesota Twins slugger Miguel Sanó told a Dominican Republic newspaper he's being blackmailed, having been accused of kidnapping and assault.
Pohlad Family Pledges $25 Million In Fight For Racial JusticeThe Pohlad family, which owns the Minnesota Twins, says that it’s committing $25 million to push for racial justice in the wake of George Floyd’s death.
Report: Minnesota Twins Commit To Paying Minor League Players Through August 31, Will Not Release Any PlayersThe club will reportedly continue the $400 per week stipend and full benefits for their minor league players through August 31st.
Twins’ Max Kepler Deletes ‘Blue Lives Matter’ Mask Pic Posted Amid George Floyd Protests, Issues ApologyMinnesota Twins star Max Kepler says he had no idea of the “underlying inferences” of a controversial selfie he posted to Instagram amid protests over George Floyd’s death.
Brooklyn Park College Student Brings Minnesota Twins Season To Life Through Video GameHis broadcasts are on Twitch.tv. and he promotes the games on Twitter, Facebook and Reddit. He's also gaining a fan base. It helps too that these virtual Twins have a 3 1/2 game lead in the division.
Twins' Nelson Cruz Named Finalist For 2020 Muhammad Ali Sports Humanitarian AwardCruz is a finalist for the award among Minnesota Lynx forward Maya Moore, Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love, WWE fighter Titus O’Neil and New England Patriots brothers Devin and Jason McCourty.