Twins Trade Nolasco, Meyer To Angels For SantiagoThe Minnesota Twins have acquired starting pitcher Hector Santiago a minor leaguer from the Los Angeles Angels for right-handers Ricky Nolasco and Alex Meyer and cash.
5 Players The Twins Could Trade By The July 31 DeadlineThe Twins season has been a mess and the team will likely be sellers at the trade deadline. Here are 5 players that could be dealt.
Twins Fall To Royals 10 – 4In his three seasons in Minnesota, Ricky Nolasco has become the poster child for the ailing Twins franchise. When he hasn't been hurt, Nolasco has been battered by opposing hitters, and the four-year, $49 million contract the Twins gave him has been one of several moves that have not panned out.
Twins Lose On Wild Pitch, Start Season 0-6After getting swept on the road by Kansas City and Baltimore, the Minnesota Twins can't wait to play Monday at Target Field.
Nolasco Tosses 6 Scoreless, Twins Lose To Rays 5-2Ricky Nolasco pitched six scoreless innings for Minnesota, giving up three hits and striking out seven.
Twins Split Squad Falls To Wacha, Cardinals 5-3Michael Wacha gave up one run over two innings in his first start of the exhibition season as the St. Louis Cardinals beat a Minnesota Twins' split squad 5-3 Tuesday.
Unsatisfied Twins Make Significant Strides With 83-79 FinishThe Minnesota Twins made a 13-win improvement this year, the second-biggest rise in the American League, and remained in contention for a wild card spot until the final weekend of the regular season.
Twins Blog: 8 Things We Watched ForSix months ago, we here at the WCCO.com Twins Blog brought you 8 Things To Watch for as the 2015 Twins season rolled along. Now that the season has come to a conclusion, it's only fitting we go back and review what did - or didn't - happen as the 2015 campaign progressed.
Hunter Ponders Future As Twins Finish On 6-1 Loss To RoyalsSalvador Perez added to his career-best home run total, Johnny Cueto tossed five solid innings and the Kansas City Royals secured home-field advantage throughout the postseason by beating the Minnesota Twins 6-1 on Sunday.
Twins Recall LHP Milone; RHP Nolasco Placed On 15-Day DLThe Minnesota Twins recalled Thursday's starter Tommy Milone from Triple-A before their game against the Boston Red Sox. The 28-year old Milone was Minnesota's opening day starter before being sent to the minors on May 1.
Hunter's Go-Ahead Double Lifts Twins Over Blue Jays 6-5Trevor Plouffe hit a two-run homer, Torii Hunter had a go-ahead double in the seventh inning and the Minnesota Twins beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-5 on Sunday.
Twins' Nolasco Leaves In 2nd Inning With Ankle InjuryMinnesota's Ricky Nolasco left his start in the second inning against Toronto on Sunday with a sore right ankle. The team said Nolasco, who started the day 5-1 with a 5.12 ERA, would undergo an MRI.
Nolasco, Plouffe Help Twins Stay Hot In 7-2 Win Over Red SoxRicky Nolasco struck out five in 7 2-3 innings and Trevor Plouffe hit a three-run homer to lead the surging Minnesota Twins to a 7-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Monday.
Hunter, Mauer Lead Twins Past Tigers 6-2Torii Hunter homered and Joe Mauer hit a bases-loaded triple, leading the Minnesota Twins past the Detroit Tigers 6-2 on Wednesday night.
Surging Twins Beat Athletics 6-5 To Finish Home Stand 8-3Eddie Rosario drove in two runs and Glen Perkins got four outs for his 10th save to help the Minnesota Twins beat the Oakland Athletics 6-5 on Thursday. Eduardo Escobar also drove in two runs, and the Twins overcame a rough start from Ricky Nolasco to win for the seventh time in eight games.