Righthander, 32, is likely to join bullpen but could become a spot starter.
Updated: December 23, 2014, - 10:13 PM
The righthander agreed to an extension through 2019 worth an additional $42 million.
Updated: December 22, 2014, - 11:38 PM
The new deal makes the Twins' total commitment to Hughes $58 million over the next five seasons. It's the longest commitment the Twins have ever made to a starting pitcher.
Updated: December 22, 2014, - 02:57 PM
MSU Mankato linebacker Tyler Henderson — and his hair — flies all over.
Updated: December 20, 2014, - 05:12 PM
Doug Mientkiewicz, a former Twins first baseman who was one of three finalists to succeed Ron Gardenhire in the major leagues, will instead take over Minnesota’s Class AA team, the Chattanooga Lookouts.
Updated: December 20, 2014, - 12:30 AM
Normalized relations between the United States and Cuba might finally remove a barrier for Cuban baseball players like former Twin Tony Oliva: The choice to defect.
Updated: December 18, 2014, - 07:24 AM
Some Cuban-Americans in Minnesota cheered news of normalizing relations with their homeland. By recent estimates, several thousand Cuba natives call the state home. Twins great Tony Oliva calls it “a great day for both countries.”
Updated: December 18, 2014, - 12:20 AM
Injuries and struggles at the plate left the former catcher frustrated this year as he adjusted to first base.
Updated: December 16, 2014, - 02:20 PM
After a $55 million deal, Ervin Santana becomes the fourth free-agent starting pitcher signed by Minnesota in the past two winters.
Updated: December 13, 2014, - 11:49 PM