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Tom Powers: Will commotion-free spring training lead to big season for Joe Mauer?
Don't hear anything? Yes, that's exactly right. There is no commotion, no controversy, no major issues.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Jackson Sun
McCutchen, Pirates embrace 2014's high expectations
The one downside to the unexpected level of success Andrew McCutchen and the Pittsburgh Pirates enjoyed last season is that they're not going to take anyone by surprise again this year.
Mauer goes to school in spring
It happened on Wednesday night, a ground ball to his right. Joe Mauer didn't have to dive, but he did have to get there or a run would have scored.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Globe and Mail
In photos: Rain puts a damper on spring training in Florida
Baseball fans arrive at Joker Marchant Stadium in the pouring rain for an exhibition spring training baseball game between the Detroit Tigers and the Philadelphia Phillies that was called due to rain in Lakeland, Fla., on March 6, 2014.
2014 Fantasy Baseball AL-Only Catcher Rankings
Here's a look at the 2014 Lester's Legends' catcher rankings for AL-only fantasy baseball leagues.
Minnesota Twins 2014 fantasy baseball team preview
It's the fitting the Metrodome roof was deflated and the building demolished by explosives this offseason.
The Baltimore Sun
Orioles notes: How interested are the Orioles in pitcher Ervin Santana?
The best I can glean is that the Orioles maintain interest in the veteran right-hander and wouldn't blink at all about surrendering their third-round draft pick for him.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Naples Daily News
Spring training: Pelfrey and Co. struggle in Twins' loss to Orioles
SCOTT MCINTYRE/STAFF Minnesota Twins first basemen Joe Mauer hits toward the outfield during the Twins' game against the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday.
Biggest ADP surprises in early fantasy baseball mock drafts
For fantasy baseball owners who like doing a fake draft before they draft their fake teams, Mock Draft Central has become an invaluable resource in the weeks leading up to the start of the season.
The Biggest Emerging MLB Star at Every Position
Last season, the transformations of Jose Fernandez and Yasiel Puig from potential stars into actual stars happened almost immediately after each reached the major leagues.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Miguel Sano, Tommy John surgery, and the problem with dreaming
Maybe there just aren't that many players who have problem-free careers without bumps and detours and bad news.
Twins news and notes
Dozier slashed a shot into the left field corner on what should have been a double, but the relay throw from shortstop Macier Izturis skipped past the catcher.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Monday Breakfast & Baseball: Buxton's a Cheater, Sano's Elbow, Gardy's Losers, Joe Saunders
It turns out that Byron Buxton reads what the catcher is doing on each pitch in order to give him an extra step on the baseball.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Early warning: Red Sox rookie Webster shaky
Chris Parmelee's three-run homer off left-handed reliever Jose Mijares broke open a close game in the sixth inning on Saturday, and the Minnesota Twins went on to beat the Boston Red Sox 6-2.
TMZ: Minnesota Twins Media Zone: Spring Training Day 13
Not the best day in Twins Territory. As you have probably heard , Miguel Sano will undergo Tommy John surgery.
5 Series The Minnesota Twins Should Look Forward To In 2014
After a disappointing 2013, the Minnesota Twins are gearing up for what should be an exciting season.
Parmelee's 3-run HR sends Twins past Red Sox 6-2
Minnesota Twins' Brian Dozierin, right, scores on an RBI single by Joe Mauer as Boston Red Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski, left, tries to make the play in the first inning of an exhibition baseball game, Saturday, March 1, 2014, in Fort Myers, Fla.
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Minnesota Twins - PlayerWatch
No date has been set for the surgery, but Sano's rehab time is estimated at eight months and he is expected to miss the entire 2014 season.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Recap: Minnesota vs. Boston
Chris Parmalee hit a three-run home run as the Minnesota Twins took a 6-2 win over the Boston Red Sox in Grapefruit League action.
Joe Mauer handles first day at first base with relative ease
Over the off-season, the Twins announced they were moving Joe Mauer from behind the plate to first base, a decision meant to alleviate the day-to-day physical stress their $184 million man had gone through, particularly recently.