Hughes on the mound, but no other Twins starters present vs. Astros

With several long trips pending, Paul Molitor has brought a skeletal roster to West Palm Beach.

Veteran pitcher Vogelsong ask for - and receives - release from Twins

March 21
Veteran pitcher Vogelsong ask for - and receives - release from Twins
The righthander has a 7.27 ERA in camp and has given up five earned runs over his last two starts.

Reliever O'Rourke likely headed to disabled list with elbow injury

March 21
Reliever O'Rourke likely headed to disabled list with elbow injury
O'Rourke has been in a battle with Craig Breslow, Buddy Boshers and Taylor Rogers for two lefty spots in the Twins bullpen.
Twins
March 20
Twins righthander Tyler Duffey

Duffey's battle to make the rotation continues against Blue Jays

Duffey enters the game with a 6.75 ERA over four appearances, not including the minor league game he pitched in last week where he had one rough inning.
Twins
March 19

Twins turning top 2015 draft pick Jay into a reliever

Rule 5 pick Justin Haley is on the mound for the Twins as they face the Red Sox at Jet Blue Park.
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March 18

Twins cut eight players from camp before game against Red Sox

The Twins have 48 players left in camp. None of Saturday's cuts were surprising since none of the players were in the mix to win a spot on the roster.
Twins
March 17
Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Phil Hughes

Molitor looking for signs of old Hughes on the mound

Phil Hughes is looking for a clean start today against the Rays. He's allowed seven runs in nine innings over his previous three games against major leaguers.
Twins
March 16

Gibson looks to stay locked in as Twins face the Cardinals

The Twins are in Jupiter today to play St. Louis as the teams complete a rare home-and-home series.
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Twins
March 15
Minnesota Twins relief pitcher Adalberto Mejia (49) warms up in the bu...

Duffey gets bumped from start; position players called to meeting

Tyler Duffey will now pitch in a minor league game today, with lefty Adalberto Mejia getting the start against St. Louis.
Twins
March 13

Twins cut four pitchers; Santana joins Dominican WBC team

There are five fewer pitchers in Twins camp this morning. Four of them were sent down the street to minor-league camp, and Ervin Santana headed to the airport.
Twins
March 12

Twins play two today, then cuts are coming

The Twins have a game in Bradenton against Pittsburgh and a home game against Baltimore. Afterward, the first players are expected to be sent away from the major league camp.
Twins
March 11

Twins face Red Sox after learning about May injury.

Kyle Gibson will make his fourth appearance of the spring as the Twins look to with their eighth straight game.
Twins
March 10

Tyler Duffey makes first start of spring training for Twins

One of as many as a half-dozen candidates for the final spot in the Twins' rotation. Duffey probably isn't the favorite to grab that spot when camp is over
Twins
March 9
Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Ervin Santana (54) and third baseman...

Twins set to face WBC-bound Colombia today

Ervin Santana, Brian Dozier and Miguel Sano are among Twins in the lineup today against Team Colombia.
Twins
March 8

Dozier remains with Twins as Team USA prepares for WBC

Brian Dozier will be in the Twins lineup tonight, playing against Team USA. The Twins' second baseman said he would have liked to be on the World Baseball Classic roster but isn't making a big deal about being left off.
Twins
March 6

Twins' Buxton 'showing awareness' during good day against Cardinals

The Twins got an RBI single by Chris Gimenez in the 10th inning on Monday to beat the Cardinals 2-1.
Twins
March 6
Minnesota Twins non-roster invite outfielder Drew Stubbs caught a ball...

Stubbs getting outfield start for Twins with Rosario gone to WBC

With four Twins regulars off to the World Baseball Classic, opportunities open up for other players who are hoping to catch on with the team.
Twins
March 5

It's last Twins game for awhile for trio of WBC-bound players

Vargas, Rosario and Santiago will face Nationals today, then join Team Puerto Rico.
Twins
March 4
Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier (2) batted the ball during...

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The Twins play host to Toronto today as Ervin Santana makes his third start of spring training
Twins
March 3

Eddie Rosario endures a 600-mile week of bus rides for Twins

Twins' outfielder getting plenty of playing time, including today's game against Phillies, before leaving for WBC
Twins
March 2
Minnesota Twins manager Paul Molitor (4) referenced his roster during...

Molitor will try to adjust to rule changes

The league announced today some rule changes for the 2017 season. A couple of interest: Giving managers 30 seconds to decide on challenging a play and keeping first and third base coaches in the coaches box.
Twins
March 1

Twins first-round pick Kirilloff out for season, needs Tommy John surgery

The outfielder attempted to heal through a plasma injection, but it didn't work and will have surgery next Wednesday
Twins
February 28
Minnesota Twins pitching coach Neil Allen (41) talked to pitcher Hecto...

Twins sending batch of regulars to face Tampa Bay

Hector Santiago will make his spring training debut as the Twins face Tampa Bay at the Charlotte Sports Park.