The backup catcher is “playing very well” and has caught Gardenhire’s eye.
Updated: August 27, 2013, - 09:59 AM
CLEVELAND – Righthander Mike Pelfrey has stopped throwing bullpen sessions between starts in order to take some of the workload...
Updated: August 26, 2013, - 12:19 AM
Mauer is not expected to start any kind of exercises until Tuesday — which will be one week after the Twins placed him on the seven-day concussion DL.
Updated: August 25, 2013, - 12:20 AM
Twins catcher Joe Mauer visited a specialist at the Mayo Clinic on Friday while the Twins wait to plot a course for him to return to the lineup.
Updated: August 24, 2013, - 12:40 AM
Ryan Doumit said he’s all for testing new catcher's equipment that could help absorb batted balls better.
Updated: August 23, 2013, - 12:06 AM
Joe Mauer is the fourth Twin to land on the concussion DL this season — and the second catcher. Ryan Doumit returned to action recently after he had his bell rung by a foul tip.
Updated: August 22, 2013, - 05:30 AM
Torii Hunter did his former team in on Wednesday. Kevin Correia was in the middle of a marvelous outing when everything fell apart in the seventh inning.
Updated: August 22, 2013, - 12:33 AM
Joe Mauer was placed on the seven-day concussion disabled list, muting celebrations of big days for Justin Morneau and Mike Pelfrey.
Updated: August 21, 2013, - 12:45 AM
Tonkin is replacing Kyle Gibson on the roster until the Twins decide who will start Saturday, so his visit could be another short one. He pitched 1 1/3 innings in his debut appearance in July.
Updated: August 21, 2013, - 12:27 AM