Close or don't close, Twins' Reed just wants to win

Close or don't close, Twins' Reed just wants to win

New Twins pitcher Addison Reed gives team versatility in the bullpen. "I really don't care when I pitch," he said. "I just want us to win."

Twins defeat Gophers on walk-off wild pitch in spring exhibition

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Twins defeat Gophers on walk-off wild pitch in spring exhibition
The Twins fielded a lineup of players with little major league experience, but struggled against a Gophers team that is in the middle of a tour of Georgia and Florida.

Twins place reliever Chargois on outright waivers

February 22
Twins place reliever Chargois on outright waivers
Twins righthander J.T, Chargois was injured most of last season and had fallen behind other pitchers in camp
Twins
February 22

Gonsalves' command not sharp out of gate for Twins

He threw 28 pitches over two innings in an exhibition game the Twins won 2-1.
Twins
February 22

Gonsalves pitches two scoreless innings in Twins exhibition

Young lefthander Stephen Gonsalves fell behind batters early and vows to work on his command.
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Twins
February 22

Dozier 'fine' with MLB's pace-of-play rules

Rookies and invitees will get playing time as Paul Molitor's team faces his alma mater in an exhibition game. Stephen Gonsalves will start for the Twins.
Twins
February 22

Reusse: Baby, encouraging finish to '17 have Twins' Polanco feeling good

Becoming a father was the peak of an amazing 2017 for Jorge Polanco, where the highs and lows were dramatic personally and as a player.
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February 21

Twins pitcher Hughes doesn't want to be the guy with the 'bad contract'

For the second consecutive season, Phil Hughes is coming off surgery to treat thoracic outlet syndrome, a condition that affects circulation in his shoulder.

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Twins
February 21

Gonsalves could be the Twins' big fish on the mound - someday

Coming off a 2017 season in which he dominated the Class AA Southern League, Stephen Gonsalves comes to camp as a legitimate candidate, albeit a longshot, for the 2018 rotation.
Twins
February 21

Dozier can smile again as his painful bout with kidney stone ends

The Twins' second baseman returns to Twins camp after spending several days "on my knees" in pain.
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February 21

Twins third-base coach has his own great American pastime: birding

Twins third-base coach Gene Glynn watches for signals from his manager and the occasional bird.
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February 20

Twins day at camp: Sanchez sees his opportunity

Now in Twins camp after signing a nonguaranteed contract that will pay him $2.5 million if he makes the team and $500,000 if he doesn't, Anibal Sanchez, 33, is out to prove he has something left.
Twins
February 20

Will a faster ballgame attract more fans? Attendance figures say otherwise

North Score: We've seen strong attendance for seasons with slower games, and poor attendance during seasons with faster games. Takeaway: Don't expect small tweaks to the rules to impact attendance.
Twins
February 20

Winter weary? Spend 60 seconds at Twins' spring training

The Twins had their first full-squad workout Monday in Fort Myers, Fla.
Twins
February 20

Baseball math: Faster games do not equal more fans

There’s no obvious relationship between pace of play and tickets sold, as the averages of the 2000s have shown: Year         Time      …
Twins
February 20

Twins move May to 60-day disabled list to open roster spot for Sanchez

New Twins pitcher Anibel Sanchez said that he's been banged up the last couple years, but feels great for now and looks forward to a fresh start.
Twins
February 20

Odorizzi joins Twins while drawing high praise

Chris Archer, now Jake Odorizzi's former Rays teammate, promises that the Twins are getting more than a midrotation stabilizer.
Twins
February 20

Ervin Santana says he pitched in pain during wild-card game

He lasted only two innings, giving up four runs on a pair of home runs in the Twins' 8-4 loss at Yankee Stadium.
Twins
February 19

Baseball adds rules to speed up games, limit mound visits

After more than a year of negotiations, the Major League Baseball Players Association refused to agree to the changes but also signed an agreement that it will not oppose the new rules.
Twins
February 19

Sano healthy and happy, but heavy and with uncertainty ahead

Miguel Sano reported to spring training Sunday, the three issues that complicate his 2018 season — health, weight and an assault investigation — seemingly reduced to two.
Twins
February 19

Baseball's new pace of play rules

Here's six new directives MLB is instituting to improve the pace of play in games:
Twins
February 19

Twins' full-squad workouts at spring training

Monday was the first day of full-squad workouts at Twins spring training in Fort Myers, Fla.
Twins
February 19

Odorizzi excited to join Twins

New Twins righthander Jake Odorizzi, acquired from Tampa Bay on Saturday, says he was relieved that long-rumored trade finally happened, and he's glad to be headed to Minnesota.