Morris goes the distance, finally reaching Baseball Hall of Fame

Morris goes the distance, finally reaching Baseball Hall of Fame

St. Paul native Jack Morris, the 1991 World Series hero for the Twins who won titles with the Tigers and Blue Jays, on Sunday was elected to Cooperstown by the modern era committee.

Reusse: Jack Morris makes it a St. Paul Hall of Fame trifecta

December 10
Reusse: Jack Morris makes it a St. Paul Hall of Fame trifecta
Jack Morris' call to Cooperstown means he will join Dave Winfield and Paul Molitor as St. Paul players forever donned in bronze.

Twins have new look, new attitude heading into winter meetings

December 10
Twins have new look, new attitude heading into winter meetings
With an emerging core of position players, Twins executives head to Florida this week for the annual winter meetings looking to make moves that could help them gain ground in the American League
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December 10

Results of Modern Baseball Era Ballot

Jack Morris received 14 of 16 votes. A look at the other candidates.
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December 10

Winter confidential: Checking in from the MLB meetings

Relief pitchers will be a hot topic this week in Florida.
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December 9

About the baseball winter meetings

It's the annual gathering of MLB team executives, where "hot stove" talk heats up.
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December 9

Jack Morris gets another shot at Baseball Hall of Fame

After falling short on the writers' ballot, his candidacy goes before the veterans committee.
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December 8

The 10 Hall of Fame candidates under consideration by the Modern Baseball Era committee

The Modern Baseball Era ballot contains 10 names that will be voted on Sunday by a 16-member committee at the winter meetings.
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  • AL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 102 60 .630 0 49-32 53-28 7-3
    Minnesota 85 77 .525 17 41-40 44-37 7-3
    Kansas City 80 82 .494 22 43-38 37-44 5-5
    Chicago White Sox 67 95 .414 35 39-42 28-53 6-4
    Detroit 64 98 .395 38 34-47 30-51 2-8
  • AL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Boston 93 69 .574 0 48-33 45-36 5-5
    NY Yankees 91 71 .562 2 51-30 40-41 6-4
    Tampa Bay 80 82 .494 13 42-39 38-43 6-4
    Toronto 76 86 .469 17 42-39 34-47 5-5
    Baltimore 75 87 .463 18 46-35 29-52 2-8
  • AL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    Houston 101 61 .623 0 48-33 53-28 8-2
    LA Angels 80 82 .494 21 43-38 37-44 4-6
    Seattle 78 84 .481 23 40-41 38-43 4-6
    Texas 78 84 .481 23 41-40 37-44 2-8
    Oakland 75 87 .463 26 46-35 29-52 6-4
  • NL Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Chicago Cubs 92 70 .568 0 48-33 44-37 7-3
    Milwaukee 86 76 .531 6 46-38 40-38 5-5
    St. Louis 83 79 .512 9 44-37 39-42 3-7
    Pittsburgh 75 87 .463 17 44-37 31-50 7-3
    Cincinnati 68 94 .420 24 39-42 29-52 2-8
  • NL East w l pct gb home away last 10
    Washington 97 65 .599 0 47-34 50-31 5-5
    Miami 77 85 .475 20 42-36 35-49 5-5
    Atlanta 72 90 .444 25 37-44 35-46 3-7
    NY Mets 70 92 .432 27 37-44 33-48 5-5
    Philadelphia 66 96 .407 31 39-42 27-54 5-5
  • NL West w l pct gb home away last 10
    LA Dodgers 104 58 .642 0 57-24 47-34 8-2
    Arizona 93 69 .574 11 52-29 41-40 6-4
    Colorado 87 75 .537 17 46-35 41-40 5-5
    San Diego 71 91 .438 33 43-38 28-53 3-7
    San Francisco 64 98 .395 40 38-43 26-55 5-5
  • Batting Average
    J. Altuve HOU .346
    A. Garcia CWS .330
    E. Hosmer KC .318
    J. Ramirez CLE .318
    J. Reddick HOU .314
  • Home Runs
    A. Judge NYY 52
    K. Davis OAK 43
    J. Gallo TEX 41
    N. Cruz SEA 39
    (4) Players 38
  • Runs Batted In
    N. Cruz SEA 119
    A. Judge NYY 114
    K. Davis OAK 110
    J. Upton LAA 109
    E. Encarnacion CLE 107
  • Earned Run Average
    C. Kluber CLE 2.25
    C. Sale BOS 2.90
    L. Severino NYY 2.98
    M. Stroman TOR 3.09
    E. Santana MIN 3.28
  • Wins
    C. Carrasco CLE 18
    J. Vargas KC 18
    C. Kluber CLE 18
    D. Pomeranz BOS 17
    (2) Players 17
  • Saves
    A. Colome TB 47
    R. Osuna TOR 39
    C. Kimbrel BOS 35
    K. Giles HOU 34
    E. Diaz SEA 34
  • Batting Average
    C. Blackmon COL .331
    D. Murphy WAS .322
    J. Turner LAD .322
    J. Votto CIN .320
    B. Posey SF .320
  • Home Runs
    G. Stanton MIA 59
    C. Bellinger LAD 39
    C. Blackmon COL 37
    N. Arenado COL 37
    M. Ozuna MIA 37
  • Runs Batted In
    G. Stanton MIA 132
    N. Arenado COL 130
    M. Ozuna MIA 124
    P. Goldschmidt ARI 120
    A. Rizzo CHC 109
  • Earned Run Average
    C. Kershaw LAD 2.31
    M. Scherzer WAS 2.51
    S. Strasburg WAS 2.52
    R. Ray ARI 2.89
    G. Gonzalez WAS 2.96
  • Wins
    C. Kershaw LAD 18
    Z. Greinke ARI 17
    Z. Davies MIL 17
    M. Scherzer WAS 16
    A. Wood LAD 16
  • Saves
    K. Jansen LAD 41
    G. Holland COL 41
    F. Rodney ARI 39
    C. Knebel MIL 39
    W. Davis CHC 32
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December 8

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December 8

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Twins just missed on coveted baseball prospect Kevin Maitan

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December 7

Twins sign two former major-leaguers to minor league deals

Former major leaguers Gregorio Petit and Brock Stassi were signed to minor league contracts by the Twins on Thursday.
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December 7

Twins get prospects from Mariners, Angels for international bonus money

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December 7

Twins Caravan starts 10-day run Jan. 15: Here's the schedule

Players, broadcasters and manager Paul Molitor will tour the Upper Midwest in January.
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December 6

Twins will extend protective netting down foul lines at Target Field

The Twins already were contemplating expanding protected areas at Target Field when a young fan was hit in the face with a line drive foul ball during a Twins-Yankees game in New York.
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December 6

Duke pitching coach to be Twins minor league pitching coordinator

Maki replaces Eric Rasmussen, who was fired in September after 27 years with the organization.
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December 5

Twins offer contracts to all their arbitration-eligible players

Kyle Gibson, Eduardo Escobar among six players in line to return in 2018.
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December 5
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Japanese star Ohtani will not sign with Twins

The Japanese pitcher-outfielder is mostly showing interest in teams on the West Coast.
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December 1

Twins Class AAA manager Quade will not return to Rochester

Mike Quade will become a roving outfield instructor for the organization, which signed four players to minor league contracts.
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December 1
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November 30

Twins hiring McClure as senior pitching adviser; Park departing

Former major leaguer Bob McClure will join the Twins as their senior pitching adviser, according to a source with knowledge of the hire.
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November 27

Report: Park leaving Twins organization to return to Korea

Park struggled with the Twins in 2016 and spent all last season in Class AAA Rochester.