16 hrs ago
A.J. Pierzynski Not "Minnesota Nice" Enough for The Twins Anyway
The Minnesota Twins recently ended another free-agent chase close but no cigar. The Boston Red Sox finalized their one-year $8.25 million deal today with free agent A.J. Pierzynski , leaving the Twins to begin a new search for the right player to place Joe Mauer behind the plate.
19 hrs ago
Can Justin Morneau Rejuvenate His Career in Thin Coors Field Air?
The Colorado Rockies signed Justin Morneau on Wednesday in the hopes that the former MVP can rejuvenate his career in Denver.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Jarrod Saltalamacchia Comes Home to the Miami Marlins
Oct 14, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Boston Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia during practice the day before game three of the American League Championship Series against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park.
Minnesota Twins: As it stands, Pinto is 2014 starting catcher
Now that A.J. Pierzynski has chosen to sign with the Boston Red Sox, and Jarrod Saltalamacchia appears headed to the Miami Marlins, the Twins won't be spending big on a catcher this winter.
Miami Marlins free agent target: Jarrod Saltalamacchia
The Miami Marlins have their fingerprints all over free agent catcher and south Florida native Jarrod Saltalamacchia.
Minnesota Twins Rumors: Could a Free Agent Catcher Still Be Brought In?
The Minnesota Twins' most pressing need entering the offseason was obviously starting pitching, and the signings of Ricky Nolasco and Phil Hughes are two big steps toward addressing that weakness.
ESPN report: A.J. Pierzynski agrees to deal with Red Sox
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Mon Dec 02, 2013
Sources: Saltalamacchia unlikely to return
Saltalamacchia is the top catcher on the free-agent market and is expected to command at least a three-year contract.
Boston Red Sox rumors 2013: Catching options narrow as Toronto Blue Jays agree with Dioner Navarro
Once thought of as an option for the Red Sox, free agent catcher Dioner Navarro has agreed with the Blue Jays.
Ranking the Minnesota Twins' Top 10 Prospects Heading into 2014
If you rank the top minor league systems in all of Major League Baseball , the Minnesota Twins will usually find themselves at the top of that list.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Morneau doesn't rule out his return - eventually
"I can't say [it's] unlikely" that he'll wear a Twins uniform again someday, Morneau said during his first public appearance here since being traded to Pittsburgh on Aug. 31. "There's no saying I won't be back in the future.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Minnesota Twins Sign Phil Hughes
Well, well, well, the Minnesota Twins are making some moves this offseason. Late on Saturday, La Velle E. Neal, III of the Star Tribune reported that this next week the Twins will announce the signing of right-handed start Phil Hughes .
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Rand: Many ways to improve a roster
The Twins have anted up a reported $49 million to former Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco in an attempt to improve the team's pitching.
Contract Details and Breakdown: Twins Sign Ricky Nolasco for Four Years, $49 Million
Jesse breaks down the dollars and years on Nolasco's contract, also including Minnesota's new contract commitments going forward and how the Twins could get their money out of the deal.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Three teams showing interest in Saltalamacchia
At least the Twins , Rockies and possibly Blue Jays have been identified as among the teams that could be threats to steal free agent starting catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia from the incumbent Red Sox .
Minnesota Twins: Dioner Navarro on team's radar, rival GM says
According to a major league general manager closely monitoring the situation, the Twins are one of about five teams pursuing Dioner Navarro.
Why Did the Twins Sign Eric Fryer to a Split Contract?
The question has been bouncing around in Jesse's head for 12 days. He has finally decided to let you into his mind.
Sports Agent Ron Shapiro On The Three Keys To Negotiating A Successful Deal
Ronald M. Shapiro is a man who wears many hats. He's a well-known sports agent, and has represented the likes of Cal Ripken, Jr., and Kirby Puckett.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
McCann Signs With The Yankees - Epilogue
Former Braves catcher Brian McCann is smiling today after signing a deal with the Yankees Photo Credit: Kevin Liles-USA TODAY Sports Saturday Brian McCann officially left Atlanta to wear Yankee pinstripes and Braves fans on Twitter were in a state of shock.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Twins have Jarrod Saltalamacchia on their radar
Now in the mix for a catcher after moving Joe Mauer to first base, the Twins could pursue free agent Jarrod Saltalamacchia , writes Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe .