Miguel Sano

Twins' Sano won't be suspended after assault accusation

The third baseman was accused by a photographer of trying to kiss her and forcibly pull her into a bathroom in 2015. Major League Baseball said there was "insufficient evidence" to impose discipline.

Molitor rarely touts Hall of Fame background

Twins manager Paul Molitor earlier this spring.
The Twins manager is mostly mum about his time as one of the game's all-time greats.

Twins day@camp: Final bullpen spot a competition between Gabriel Moya, Tyler Kinley

Twins lefthander Gabriel Moya.

Nearly no-hit, Twins rally vs. Houston for third tie of spring

A lineup full of Twins regulars managed little against Houston.
From left, Minnesota Twins players Addison Reed, Logan Morrison, Lance Lynn and Jake Odorizzi pose for a portrait together on Sunday morning, March 18

Twins trying to step into the stratosphere

After making the American League playoffs with 85 victories, the Twins will try to challenge for a division title, and that means winning even more games.
St. Paul Saints pitcher Mark Hamburger handed out gum to kids after Education Day at a St. Paul Saints exhibition game in St. Paul, Minn., on Tuesday,
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Twins pitcher Jose Berrios (shown pitching against the Red Sox last month) threw five innings in a 3-1 victory over the Pirates on Wednesday. He likel

Twins pitching should be improved

The Twins had very few issues offensively in 2017, but their pitching numbers indicate plenty of room for improvement.
Is Twins outfielder Max Kepler primed for a 'breakout season'?

Is Twins outfielder Max Kepler primed for a 'breakout season'?

Kepler is already an MLB-caliber hitter. If he can make a jump this season, a dangerous Twins lineup will only become more so.
Aybar leaves Twins; team looking for another power bat for bench

Aybar leaves Twins; team looking for another power bat for bench

The nine projected Opening Day starters are all in the lineup for today's game with Houston.
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  • Wednesday, March 21
    St. Louis 13, Miami 6, F Boston 8, Tampa Bay 3, F Houston 8, Washington 3, F
    Philadelphia 7, Toronto 7, F San Diego 4, Chicago White Sox 3, F Milwaukee 4, Oakland 3, F
    Chicago Cubs 5, Texas 1, F Atlanta 3, Detroit 2, F Minnesota 3, Pittsburgh 1, F
    NY Yankees 9, Baltimore 4, F Kansas City 12, Cleveland 8, F San Francisco 14, Arizona 0, F
    Seattle 7, Milwaukee 4, F
  • Thursday, March 22
    Baltimore 10, Boston 7, F Miami 15, Houston 7, F NY Yankees 2, Minnesota 1, F
    Detroit 6, Philadelphia 2, F St. Louis 8, Atlanta 2, F Tampa Bay 5, Toronto 3, F
    San Diego 7, Cleveland 6, F Milwaukee 1, Kansas City 0, F Colorado 4, Oakland 2, F
    Toronto 5, Pittsburgh 4, F NY Mets 12, Washington 5, F Cincinnati 7, Texas 6, F
    Chicago White Sox 3, Arizona 1, F Seattle 5, Texas 4, F LA Dodgers 4, LA Angels 3, F
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    Detroit 11, Atlanta 3, F Baltimore 6, Tampa Bay 1, F Houston 2, Minnesota 2, F
    Boston 5, NY Yankees 0, F Philadelphia 8, Pittsburgh 2, F Tampa Bay 6, Toronto 5, F
    St. Louis 5, NY Mets 1, F Chicago Cubs 4, Milwaukee 3, F Seattle 5, Chicago White Sox 5, F
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  • Saturday, March 24
    NY Yankees @ Atlanta Houston @ Boston Philadelphia @ Detroit
    Toronto @ NY Yankees Tampa Bay @ Pittsburgh NY Mets @ St. Louis
    Miami @ Washington Chicago White Sox @ LA Dodgers Milwaukee @ Oakland
    Cleveland @ Texas San Diego @ Cincinnati Kansas City @ Arizona
    Arizona @ LA Angels Minnesota @ Baltimore Chicago Cubs @ Seattle
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    Miami @ NY Mets Atlanta @ Detroit Houston @ Miami
    Boston @ Minnesota Baltimore @ Philadelphia NY Yankees @ Tampa Bay
    St. Louis @ Washington Pittsburgh @ Toronto Milwaukee @ Chicago White Sox
    Cincinnati @ Cleveland Chicago Cubs @ Kansas City Seattle @ San Diego
    San Francisco @ Oakland Arizona @ Colorado LA Dodgers @ LA Angels
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    Tampa Bay @ Detroit Philadelphia @ Pittsburgh Chicago Cubs @ Boston
    Milwaukee @ Houston St. Louis @ Toronto NY Yankees @ Atlanta
    Cincinnati @ Texas Cleveland @ Arizona LA Angels @ LA Dodgers
    Oakland @ San Francisco
  • Tuesday, March 27
    Detroit @ Tampa Bay Chicago Cubs @ Boston Milwaukee @ Houston
    Pittsburgh @ Philadelphia Cincinnati @ Texas Seattle @ Colorado
    Cleveland @ Arizona Minnesota @ Washington St. Louis @ Toronto
    Oakland @ San Francisco LA Angels @ LA Dodgers
  • Wednesday, March 28
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March 23
Logan Morrison, left, and Jake Odorizzi will be keys to the Twins’ success this season.

Odorizzi gets Opening Day start as Twins revamp their roster

Almost every question about the Twins' 2018 roster was answered on Thursday, although one major issue remains unsettled leading up to next week's opener in Baltimore.
March 23
Logan Morrison from earlier this spring.

Say hi to your mom: TV viewers get a taste of Logan Morrison

Twins first baseman Logan Morrison entertained ESPN2 viewers on Thursday as he wore a microphone for an inning.
March 23
Livan Hernandez pitched the 2008 Twins opener against the Angels at the Metrodome.

Twins who made debuts as Opening Day starter

Jake Odorizzi will become the fourth Twins pitcher since 2008 to make his debut with the team as its Opening Day starter.
The Kernels snapped a six-game losing streak defeating the Clinton LumberKings at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium on Tuesday night May
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March 22
Phil Hughes

Yankees beat Twins; Hughes knocked out of starting rotation

Phil Hughes, trying to lock down a spot somewhere on the Twins pitching staff, gave up only a run but needed 87 pitches to get through 4 2./3 innings.
March 22
Twins pitcher Jake Odorizzi (12) ] MARK VANCLEAVE ï mark.vancleave@startribune.com * The Tampa Bay Rays played the Minnesota Twins at Hammond Stadium

Odorizzi will be Twins' Opening Day starter; roster trimmed

Kyle Gibson will start the home opener, and Lance Lynn will start in Pittsburgh in the season's second series.
March 22
Hughes: Twins have decisions to make

Hughes: Twins have decisions to make

Twins righthander Phil Hughes says he's glad he pitched well Thursday in his final Florida start, and now he'll wait for Twins to decide about his role.
March 22
Listen: Next-level numbers on the Twins and Kirk Cousins

Listen: Next-level numbers on the Twins and Kirk Cousins

Intro: With so many teams having access to complex data, the Twins are looking at two things -- how to get that data to players and how to predict injuries; 14:00: New Twins pitcher Jake Odorizzi doesn't throw hard, but he does throw high. How has he had success pitching that way? 19:00: Breaking down Kirk Cousins' throws by route type to figure out his strengths. 28:00: Gophers hockey and Vikings fans have a math problem (and expectations problem).
March 22
Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Phil Hughes

Twins cut Duffey, Busenitz; Cincinnati claims Kennys Vargas

Phil Hughes is pitching for the Twins today against the Yankees in a sold-out game on ESPN2 that could determine his future with the team.
March 22
Minnesota Twins' Jorge Polanco, left, goes into third base ahead of the throw to Boston Red Sox's Brock Holt after hitting a triple off Red Sox pitche

Dozier: Twins 'embraced him with love' after Polanco's clubhouse apology

Wednesday was the first time the club was together since the suspension announcement, and the first time Jorge Polanco could address his teammates.
March 22
Twins shortstop Jorge Polanco was suspended for 80 games on Sunday.

Reusse: For Twins' Polanco, there can be life after PED suspension

He did offer the traditional "I thought it was a dose of B-12'' angle that is popular when ballplayers are caught, but as long as there is no indignation over being treated unfairly, he will be fine.
March 22
Twins pitcher Jose Berrios (shown pitching against the Red Sox last month) threw five innings in a 3-1 victory over the Pirates on Wednesday. He likel

Berrios pitches Twins past Pirates; likely to start game in Puerto Rico in front of family, friends

"It would mean a lot," the righthander said. "… I'm so excited to be available to pitch there."
March 21
Baseball's Analytics Age still can't solve two big mysteries

Baseball's Analytics Age still can't solve two big mysteries

North Score: The Twins see the data war being settled on two fronts: Who teaches the information best, and who learns first how to know which players will get hurt.
March 21
Expect some high fastballs (yes, on purpose) when Twins righthander Jake Odorizzi takes the hill.

Why new Twins pitcher Odorizzi isn't afraid to throw high fastballs

North Score: Jake Odorizzi comes to the Twins from a Rays staff that embraced throwing frequent high four-seam fastballs in an attempt to generate as many swings and misses as possible.
March 21
Twins shortstop Jorge Polanco

Polanco addresses team before Twins face Pirates

Jose Berrios will start Wednesday night, then find out Thursday what his spot in the rotation will be.
March 21
John Shuster's gold-medal winning curling team will throw out the first pitch and Doomtree's Dessa will sing the Star Spangled Banner at the Twins' ho

Broomtree! Team Shuster, Dessa scheduled for Twins' home opener

The Olympic curlers will sing "Take Me Out To The Ballgame" during the seventh-inning stretch and there's free breakfast outside Target Field in the morning.
Final, 3/23 R H E
Houston 16-8 2 7 1
Minnesota 12-13 2 2 2