The Twins' Hector is quite the collector

The Twins' Hector is quite the collector

Pitcher Hector Santiago transforms basement into wall-to-wall sports shrine.

Park bangs another home run as Twins beat Red Sox

March 29
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' Day at Camp: Michael Tonkin and Justin Haley fill out the bullpen

March 29
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.
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.
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

mlb

  • AL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Detroit 0 0 - - - -
    Minnesota 0 0 - - - -
    Chicago White Sox 0 0 - - - -
    Kansas City 0 0 - - - -
    Cleveland 0 0 - - - -
  • AL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Tampa Bay 0 0 - - - -
    Toronto 0 0 - - - -
    Baltimore 0 0 - - - -
    NY Yankees 0 0 - - - -
    Boston 0 0 - - - -
  • AL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    Seattle 0 0 - - - -
    LA Angels 0 0 - - - -
    Texas 0 0 - - - -
    Oakland 0 0 - - - -
    Houston 0 0 - - - -
  • NL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Milwaukee 0 0 - - - -
    Cincinnati 0 0 - - - -
    Pittsburgh 0 0 - - - -
    Chicago Cubs 0 0 - - - -
    St. Louis 0 0 - - - -
  • NL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Atlanta 0 0 - - - -
    Miami 0 0 - - - -
    Philadelphia 0 0 - - - -
    NY Mets 0 0 - - - -
    Washington 0 0 - - - -
  • NL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    Arizona 0 0 - - - -
    San Francisco 0 0 - - - -
    San Diego 0 0 - - - -
    LA Dodgers 0 0 - - - -
    Colorado 0 0 - - - -
  • Home Runs
  • Saves
  • 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
    Milwaukee 13, Cleveland 12, F LA Angels 14, Oakland 3, F Arizona 15, Seattle 6, F
    Boston 9, Pittsburgh 2, F Detroit 6, NY Yankees 3, F Toronto 10, Philadelphia 4, F
    Miami 4, Washington 2, F
  • Wednesday, March 29
    St. Louis 6, Washington 2, F NY Mets 2, Atlanta 2, F Minnesota 5, Boston 3, F
    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 @ 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
  • Monday, April 3
    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
  • Tuesday, April 4
    NY Yankees @ Tampa Bay Colorado @ Milwaukee Cleveland @ Texas
    Seattle @ Houston Chicago Cubs @ St. Louis San Francisco @ Arizona
    LA Angels @ Oakland San Diego @ LA Dodgers
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.
Twins
March 28

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.
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.
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.
Final, 3/29 R H E
Minnesota 16-13 5 10 0
Boston 17-14 3 11 0

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