19 min 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.
4 hrs ago
Ten for the Hall
Jesse's post regarding the current Hall of Fame ballot reminded me of something I'd put together while browsing baseball-reference.com to take a gander at one of their newer tools -- Jaffe WAR Score.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Jarrod Saltalamacchia rumors: Market moving quickly for Marlins, Twins
The market for free agent catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia is moving quickly, with the Miami Marlins and the Minnesota Twins at the top.
Northern Michigan News
Twins finish $49M, 4-year deal with Ricky Nolasco
The Minnesota Twins, and general manager Terry Ryan, have always been hesitant to dive too deeply into the free agent pool in search of answers to the team's problems.
Updates on Joe Nathan and Detroit Tigers Reportedly Agreeing to 2-Year Contract
The Detroit Tigers ' biggest weakness over the past couple seasons has arguably been their lack of a top-flight closer to finish games, but that is no longer an issue.
MLB Rumors: Miami Marlins Favorites over Twins for Jarrod Saltalamacchia?
Oct 26, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals designated hitter Allen Craig scores the winning run on an obstruction call even though Boston Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia gets the tag on him during the ninth inning of game three of the MLB baseball World Series at Busch Stadium.
Going into the week of Thanksgiving, the Twins had yet to respond to the fans' requests to sign free agent pitchers.
1921 All-Star Game: AL Jumps Out To Big Lead, Hangs On For 10-8 Win
In the fifth battle of stars in the annual "Mid-Summer Classic," the American League plated four runs in the first inning, exploded for five tallies in the sixth, and then staved off a late rally by the senior circuit to hold on to a 10-8 victory at Cleveland's Dunn Field.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Twins out of A.J. Pierzynski bidding, major league team official says
Rangers catcher A.J. Pierzynski gets set between pitches against the Tampa Bay Rays on September 18, 2013, at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Minnesota Twins tender contracts to their unsigned players
Minnesota's Trevor Plouffe celebrates in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run during the second inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 5, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio.
Fish Bites: Phil Hughes no longer a possibility for Marlins
The Marlins were reportedly interested in free agent Phil Hughes, however several reports indicate he will be signing with the Twins.
The Japan Times
Twins reach agreement on contract with former Yankees pitcher Hughes
Phil Hughes probably needed to leave hitter-friendly Yankee Stadium, and the Minnesota Twins were desperate for proven arms to strengthen a woeful rotation.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Let's Go Tribe
The Twins are on a shopping spree; should Indians fans be worried?
The Twins have spent more than $70 million to improve their starting rotation and may be on the verge of adding a bat too.
The Minnesota Twins are on a Buyer's High: The Great Addition of Phil Hughes
Who are you guys and what have you done with the Minnesota Twins? I was on this same boat of skepticism and just hoping against all hope that the team at least signed an average pitcher to help the team out.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
MLB Free Agency: The Minnesota Twins Sign Phil Hughes
After signing Ricky Nolasco to a four-year, $49 million deal on the day before Thanksgiving, the Minnesota Twins have reportedly agreed to a three-year, $24 million deal with starting pitcher Phil Hughes on Saturday night.
Minnesota Twins' Signing Of Ricky Nolasco A Case Of Bad Timing
Not that Ricky Nolasco is a bad pitcher per se, but I think even the most optimistic of Minnesota Twins fans know that he's far from a solution to the team's woes.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Sad News: The "Pohlads Got a New Stadium and Won't Spend Money" Talking Point Has Passed Away
Twins fans lost a dear friend on Wednesday night, as the "Pohlads got a new stadium but won't spend money on the team" talking point passed away suddenly with the signing of Ricky Nolasco to a reported 4-year, $49 million deal.
Let's Go Tribe
Friday news and links, featuring AL Central hot stove happenings
Ricky Nolasco has agreed to a 4 year, $49 million deal with the Minnesota Twins .
Breakfast Links: Hughes, Morneau, Steely Dan
Something you can read while sitting in the holding cell after that fight with another shopper over a goddamn blender.
Nationals' Center Fielder Denard Span In D.C.: Year One
A year ago today, on November 29, 2012, Washington Nationals' GM Mike Rizzo completed a trade with the Minnesota Twins that brought Denard Span to the nation's capital in return for right-hander Alex Meyer, one of the Nats' three 2011 1st Round picks.