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

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.

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

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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.

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

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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.
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43 minutes ago

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.
Twins
7:29am

Dessa will sing national anthem at Twins opener

Rick Stelmaszek, a former Twins coach who is battling pancreatic cancer, will throw out the first pitch. Stelmaszek spent 32 seasons on the Twins staff, a team record.
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Twins
March 27

Royals outfielder Soler likely out to start season

Royals outfielder Jorge Soler likely will begin his first season in Kansas City on the disabled list after straining his oblique in a minor league game.
Twins
March 27

Rough beginning, fast finish for Twins' Hughes

The righthander was hit hard the first inning -- and took the loss -- but made adjustments in a game that lasted only 2 hours, 10 minutes.
Twins
March 27
From left, Twins senior vice president and general manager Thad Levine...

Management still mulling cuts as Twins play Pittsburgh

Derek Falvey and Thad Levine were in the clubhouse Monday afternoon, raising suspicions that cuts were coming. But it now sounds like Tuesday could be a busy roster-trimming day.

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    Minnesota 0 0 - - - -
    Chicago White Sox 0 0 - - - -
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    Cleveland 0 0 - - - -
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    NY Yankees 0 0 - - - -
    Boston 0 0 - - - -
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    LA Angels 0 0 - - - -
    Texas 0 0 - - - -
    Oakland 0 0 - - - -
    Houston 0 0 - - - -
  • NL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
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    Cincinnati 0 0 - - - -
    Pittsburgh 0 0 - - - -
    Chicago Cubs 0 0 - - - -
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  • NL East w l pct gb home away last 10
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  • Sunday, March 26
    Toronto 4, Detroit 3, F Boston 7, Minnesota 2, F NY Yankees 7, Tampa Bay 4, F
    Philadelphia 6, Pittsburgh 3, F St. Louis 3, Miami 0, F Houston 5, Washington 1, F
    Baltimore 2, Toronto 1, F NY Mets 8, Atlanta 2, F Chicago Cubs 22, Cincinnati 4, F
    San Diego 9, Chicago Cubs 4, F Chicago White Sox 4, San Francisco 3, F Seattle 7, Cincinnati 6, F
    Oakland 11, Milwaukee 1, F Texas 3, LA Dodgers 2, F Cleveland 6, Arizona 5, F
    Kansas City 8, LA Angels 7, F Colorado 4, San Diego 1, F
  • Monday, March 27
    Boston 11, Baltimore 9, F NY Mets 5, Miami 0, F Washington 6, NY Mets 0, F
    Chicago White Sox 5, LA Dodgers 2, F Kansas City 10, Oakland 3, F San Francisco 14, Cincinnati 2, F
    Texas 6, Colorado 5, F LA Angels 4, Arizona 2, F San Diego 12, Seattle 2, F
    Atlanta 11, Detroit 3, F St. Louis 3, Houston 2, F Pittsburgh 4, Minnesota 1, F
    Philadelphia 7, Toronto 1, F Cleveland 4, Chicago Cubs 3, F
  • Today, March 28
    Baltimore @ Atlanta Houston @ Miami Tampa Bay @ Minnesota
    St. Louis @ NY Mets Texas @ Colorado San Francisco @ Chicago Cubs
    LA Dodgers @ Cincinnati Chicago White Sox @ Kansas City San Diego @ LA Dodgers
    Cleveland @ Milwaukee Oakland @ LA Angels Arizona @ Seattle
    Boston @ Pittsburgh Detroit @ NY Yankees Toronto @ Philadelphia
    Miami @ Washington
  • Wednesday, March 29
    Washington @ St. Louis NY Mets @ Atlanta Minnesota @ Boston
    Philadelphia @ Detroit Miami @ Houston Philadelphia @ Pittsburgh
    Baltimore @ Tampa Bay NY Yankees @ Toronto San Diego @ Chicago White Sox
    Cleveland @ Cincinnati Texas @ Kansas City LA Angels @ Milwaukee
    Oakland @ Chicago Cubs LA Dodgers @ Seattle
  • Thursday, March 30
    Detroit @ Baltimore Washington @ Boston NY Yankees @ Philadelphia
    Minnesota @ Tampa Bay Colorado @ San Diego Chicago Cubs @ Houston
    Cleveland @ Arizona LA Dodgers @ LA Angels Oakland @ San Francisco
  • Friday, March 31
    Tampa Bay @ Philadelphia Chicago Cubs @ Houston Boston @ Washington
    Detroit @ Miami Pittsburgh @ Toronto NY Yankees @ Atlanta
    Kansas City @ Texas Chicago White Sox @ Milwaukee Cleveland @ Arizona
    Colorado @ Seattle LA Dodgers @ LA Angels Oakland @ San Francisco
  • Saturday, April 1
    Detroit @ Miami Pittsburgh @ Toronto Boston @ Washington
    Kansas City @ Texas Chicago White Sox @ Milwaukee San Francisco @ Oakland
    Seattle @ Colorado LA Angels @ LA Dodgers
  • Sunday, April 2
    NY Yankees @ Tampa Bay San Francisco @ Arizona Chicago Cubs @ St. Louis
Twins minor-league report: Game updates, stats and more
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Twins
March 27

Dozier's home runs strike blow for the 'little man' at second base

Last season, 23 second basemen reached double digits in home runs, led by Brian Dozier's record-setting 42. In the entire decade of the 1980s, only nine second basemen managed to reach 20.
Twins
March 27
Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Kyle Gibson, seen at a Cardinals game March 16, pitched six shutout innings on four hits with four strikeouts on Sunday against the Red Sox.

Gibson starts strong, but Twins fall to Red Sox 7-2

Gibson pitched six shutout innings on four hits with four strikeouts Sunday, lowering his Grapefruit League ERA to 1.59. His breaking pitches were sharp as he cruised through Boston's lineup.
Twins
March 27

Twins' Duffey hopes to show he belongs in rotation

For the second spring in a row, Duffey is part of a two- or three-way competition for the final spot in the Twins rotation, and for the second spring in a row, it's come down to the final week of camp.
Twins
March 26

Twins' day at camp: Team puts off making final roster decisions

The Twins didn't announce a slew of roster moves Sunday, as was expected. They did release outfielder Drew Stubbs and reassigned Drew Rucinski to the minor league camp. But that leaves the Twins with 41 players in camp, and 16 must go.
Twins
March 26

Cutdown day begins with Stubbs and Rucinski

Kyle Gibson looks to continue his solid spring against a Red Sox team playing most of its regulars.
Twins
March 25

Souhan: Observations from spring training, a week from Opening Day

One man's takeaways from Florida spring training.
Twins
March 25

Santiago gives up two homers in return to Twins

Lefthander Hector Santiago gave up just four hits against Baltimore, but two were home runs. He also walked one and struck out four in four innings.
Twins
March 25

Top second basemen in Major League Baseball

Brian Dozier hit 42 home runs last season, leading a strong offensive surge by major league second basemen
Twins
March 25

Berrios on WBC experience: 'If I had to do it again, I would'

Jose Berrios knew he might be sacrificing his shot at the Twins rotation in order to represent Puerto Rico in the World Baseball Classic
Twins
March 25

Twins option Jose Berrios to AAA; Tyler Duffey in line for rotation spot?

Jose Berrios was optioned to Class AAA Rochester on Saturday, perhaps ceding the fifth spot in the Twins' starting rotation to righthander Tyler Duffey.
Twins
March 25

Twins Insider: It's coming to decision time soon for a few spots on roster

With the final week of spring training on deck, the Twins still have a whopping 43 players left in camp.
Twins
March 25

Santana returns looking sharp as Twins, Orioles tie

Ervin Santana, who left Twins camp two weeks ago to join the Dominican Republic team in the World Baseball Classic, struck out six Orioles in a four-inning stint.
Twins
March 25

Reusse: Fun of WBC over, Rosario back to business with Twins

On Friday, Eddie Rosario was back with the Twins after playing right field for Puerto Rico's runner-up team in the World Baseball Classic. where he batted .375 and drove in five.
Twins
March 24

Twins day at camp: Struggling reliever Chargois 'needs to go improve' in Rochester

J.T. Chargois' chances of opening the season in the Twins bullpen got off to a rocky start in spring training, and never recovered.
North Metro
March 24

Northstar rail, bus service available to all Twins home games

Northstar Commuter Rail and the Northstar Link Commuter Bus will provide service for all Twins home games at Target Field, beginning April 3 with the…
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Pittsburgh 19-9 4 7 1

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