Twins sending ByungHo Park to minors despite strong spring training

Twins sending ByungHo Park to minors despite strong spring training

In a surprise move, the team assigned the South Korean slugger to Class AAA Rochester. Park has a .353 average with a team-leading six home runs

Reusse: Falvey leaves Twins' players open-mouthed by cutting Park

12:28pm
Reusse: Falvey leaves Twins' players open-mouthed by cutting Park
There's a new message with the 2017 Twins: You know those 33 games in spring training? Basically, they mean nothing.

Live Blog replay: The new foods at Target Field

June 24, 2015
The Twins and Target Field showed off their new food items for the 2017 baseball season. We'll have photos, fan reaction and more from the ballpark.
Minneapolis
26 minutes ago

Healthier food, larger and pricier beers among Target Field's new options

Just as the Twins revamp their lineup every season — especially after one as distasteful as 2016 — the food roster at Target Field is also getting a makeover, with new dishes that creators hope are a hit with fans starting with Opening Day on Monday.
Twins
56 minutes ago

New foods unveiled at Target Field

Expectations on the field aren't high, but the Twins hope their new ballpark foods will be a hit in the stands this season.
Twins
3:25pm

Pressly falls apart as Rays rally to tie Twins

The Twins built a 6-1 lead with three home runs before Tampa Bay's five-run eighth. Joe Mauer, Miguel Sano and Jason Castro homered.
Sports
2:51pm

RandBall: Five predictions about the 2017 Twins

Attendance, roster make-up and more: Some thoughts about what could be ahead for the 2017 Twins.
Local
1:23pm

Metro Transit drops Twins Express bus service due to low ridership

Just like Twins attendance over the past few years, the number of fans taking Metro Transit's Twins Express buses to Target Field has declined, too.

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  • Tuesday, March 28
    Baltimore 5, Atlanta 4, F Houston 7, Miami 3, F Minnesota 1, Tampa Bay 0, F
    St. Louis 3, NY Mets 3, F Texas 4, Colorado 3, F San Francisco 10, Chicago Cubs 7, F
    Cincinnati 9, LA Dodgers 3, F Kansas City 7, Chicago White Sox 4, F LA Dodgers 3, San Diego 1, F
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    Boston 9, Pittsburgh 2, F Detroit 6, NY Yankees 3, F Toronto 10, Philadelphia 4, F
    Miami 4, Washington 2, F
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    Philadelphia 8, Detroit 2, F Miami 5, Houston 5, F Philadelphia 8, Pittsburgh 2, F
    Tampa Bay 15, Baltimore 6, F NY Yankees 3, Toronto 1, F San Diego 9, Chicago White Sox 9, F
    Cleveland 9, Cincinnati 6, F Texas 0, Kansas City 0, F LA Angels 8, Milwaukee 6, F
    Chicago Cubs 15, Oakland 11, F LA Dodgers 3, Seattle 3, F
  • Today, March 30
    Detroit 7, Baltimore 3, F Boston 4, Washington 1, Bottom 6th NY Yankees 14, Philadelphia 1, Bottom 8th
    Minnesota 4, Tampa Bay 1, Bottom 7th Colorado 0, San Diego 0, Bottom 1st Chicago Cubs @ Houston
    Cleveland @ Arizona LA Dodgers @ LA Angels Oakland @ San Francisco
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    Tampa Bay @ Philadelphia Chicago Cubs @ Houston Boston @ Washington
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    Kansas City @ Texas Chicago White Sox @ Milwaukee Cleveland @ Arizona
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    NY Yankees @ Tampa Bay San Francisco @ Arizona Chicago Cubs @ St. Louis
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    Miami @ Washington Atlanta @ NY Mets Pittsburgh @ Boston
    Colorado @ Milwaukee Toronto @ Baltimore Detroit @ Chicago White Sox
    Philadelphia @ Cincinnati San Diego @ LA Dodgers Kansas City @ Minnesota
    Cleveland @ Texas Seattle @ Houston LA Angels @ Oakland
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    NY Yankees @ Tampa Bay Colorado @ Milwaukee Cleveland @ Texas
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    LA Angels @ Oakland San Diego @ LA Dodgers
Twins
11:52am

After setting the roster, the Twins face the Rays

Hector Santiago will make his final start of spring as the Twins send their A team to Port Charlotte
Twins
6:23am
Hector Santiago

Hector the collector: Twins' pitcher Santiago lives a baseball fan's dream

The basement of Twins pitcher Hector Santiago's home in the western suburbs of Phoenix looks like a sports bar on "Hoarders," a densely packed Hall of Fame starter kit.
Twins
March 29
ByungHo Park

Park bangs another home run as Twins beat Red Sox

Park is likely to be added to the Twins' 40-man roster Thursday, the winner of a competition with Kennys Vargas to capture the designated hitter role he lost last season.
Twins
March 29

Hector Santiago: Pitcher and collector

Twins pitcher Hector Santiago at his home in Litchfield Park, Ariz., with just a sample of his collection of signed jerseys.
Twins
March 29

Santana takes positives from messy final start

Twins righthander Ervin Santana says he's taking positives after allowing eight hits in his final start of the spring.
Twins
March 29
Michael Tonkin

Twins' Day at Camp: Michael Tonkin and Justin Haley fill out the bullpen

The moves made only one decision remaining on the pitching staff: the No. 5 starter's job.
Sports
March 29

Anonymous MLB scouts demolish Twins in SI baseball preview

Sports Illustrated offered anonymity to major league scouts in return for their honest opinions about MLB teams. They didn't exactly flatter the Twins.
Twins
March 29
Minnesota Twins' Byung Ho Park walks against the Tampa Bay Rays during...

One year later, ByungHo Park settles in as DH for Twins

Manager Paul Molitor said roster moves are coming that will provide "a fair amount of clarity" about the remaining roster competitions. The designated hitter situation doesn't appear to be among them.
Twins
March 29
Minnesota Twins relief pitcher Michael Tonkin (59) threw the ball duri...

Michael Tonkin, Justin Haley survive final bullpen cuts, make Twins roster

Alex Wimmers and Nick Tepesch, victims of a roster squeeze, were sent to minor-league camp on Wednesday
Twins
March 28
Byron Buxton

Twins' day at camp: Byron Buxton's speed legend continues to grow

FORT MYERS, FLA. – Here’s some advice from Twins manager Paul Molitor: When Byron Buxton puts the ball in play, “don’t watch the ball.”…
Twins
March 28

Twins' day at camp: Hughes starts ugly, but ends up acceptable

The Twins lost 4-1 to Pittsburgh on Monday, but starter Phil Hughes came away feeling better about himself after giving up two homers in a rocky first inning. He gave up another run in the second inning, but he faced the minimum 12 batters over the final four innings of his outing.
Twins
March 28

Boshers, Field pack up as Twins make roster cuts

The Twins will officially announce some roster moves today. Infielder Tommy Field and reliever Buddy Boshers have already packed up and the fifth starter question may also be answered.
Business
March 28

Edina mansion that belonged to Kirby Puckett has been sold for $1.57M

The late Twins star's home has five bedrooms and seven bathrooms.
Twins
March 28

Will it be Wimmers? Relief hopeful tries to grab open bullpen spot

Alex Wimmers has given up two earned runs in nine innings of work this spring on eight hits and four walks while holding opponents to a .229 batting average.
Sports
March 28

What to pay, wear, wager (and more) for Twins' Opening Day

Opening Day is less than a week away, so here's a guide to the Target Field opener that includes some things we expect you're curious about -- and some others that we thought you should know.
Final, 3/30 R H E
Minnesota 16-13 6 8 0
Tampa Bay 12-16 6 11 1

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