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Twins prospect Alex Meyer leaves start after velocity drop
Triple-A right-hander Alex Meyer, the Twins' top-ranked pitching prospect, left his start Saturday night for Rochester after facing two batters in the second inning.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Red Wings and Twins extend affiliation through 2016
The Rochester Red Wings and Minnesota Twins have announced a two-year extension of their Player Development Contract, maintaining the two clubs' affiliation through at least the 2016 season.
The Good Phight
Comparing Ben Revere and Denard Span
Both were Minnesota outfielders that were traded to teams within the National League East two years ago.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Denard Span steals 27th base to set Nationals up for another walk-off win
Washington Nationals' center fielder Denard Span was determined to improve his runner game this season.
Zimmerman resumes activity
Nationals veteran Ryan Zimmerman returned to baseball-related activities on Thursday afternoon when he threw for the first time since sustaining his injury less than a month ago at Coors Field in Denver.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Denard Span scored from second off third baseman Jordan Pacheco's throwing error in the ninth inning as the Washington Nationals stretched their winning streak to 10 games with a 1-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
LaRoche sent a 3-1 pitch from Will Harris off the wall in the back of the Nationals bullpen and was mobbed by his teammates at home plate.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Twins prospect Byron Buxton diagnosed with concussion after outfield collision
After seeing brain injuries derail the careers of Joe Mauer , Justin Morneau , and Denard Span in recent years Twins fans know all too well that there's no such thing as, in general manager Terry Ryan's words , "just a concussion."
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Nationals' Denard Span's hot streak answers fans' prayers
When Denard Span joined the Nationals last season, fans -- and the team -- were optimistic that Span would provide a high on-base, swift running leadoff jolt in front of several talented sluggers, as well as superior defense.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Nationals vs Mets: Series Preview Q&A with Amazin' Avenue - 2015 Nats' outfield?
The Washington Nationals and New York Mets are scheduled to start their three-game set in Citi Field at 7:10 PM EDT tonight, weather permitting, so we talked to Amazin' Avenue about the Nats for a series preview Q&A.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Minnesota Twins 4, Astros 2: Joe Mauer delivers winning hit in first game back
Playing his first game for the Twins since July 1, the franchise first baseman delivered the game-deciding single with two out in the top of the ninth Monday night at Minute Maid Park.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Twins catcher Kurt Suzuki finally getting his game back
As the final stages of negotiation took place, as Kurt Suzuki and agent Dan Lozano hammered out a contract extension that would give the all-star catcher a modicum of professional security, there was one final item that could have been discussed.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
St. Cloud Times
Hatten column: Santana's numbers pose hope for TwinsHatten column:...
Hatten column: Santana's numbers pose hope for Twins These are tough times to be a Minnesota Twins fan Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/sports/2014/08/07/hatten-column-santanas-numbers-pose-hope-twins/13745155/ These are tough times to be a Minnesota Twins fan.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Oswaldo Arcia, lefties on lefties, and swinging "too hard"
After a promising rookie campaign last year Oswaldo Arcia has been a mess for most of this season, hitting .199 with 56 strikeouts in 44 games since homering in back-to-back games in early June.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Twins scramble to fill once-deep center field position
An organization that was building a legacy of strong center field play has been relegated to scouring the waiver wire for options this season and using a natural shortstop in the position.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Teddy Never Wins
Span, Werth Should Celebrate Great July
The Nationals finished July with a record of 14-10, outscored opponents by 23 runs, and moved from ½ game back in the East to 1 ½ up.