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  1. The Giants did nothing, which is better than most of the alternativesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | McCovey Chronicles

    ... and the next minute they were desperate for someone/anyone to catch. In the catching prospect's place, they had Matt Capps, who is out of the league. I was terrified the Giants were going to do that kind of deal for someone like Alex Rios, who looks ...

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  2. 2013 Minnesota TwinsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Twinkie Town

    ... trade rumors of sending catcher Wilson Ramos to the Washington Nationals for now out of the league pitcher Matt Capps . "I had to think long and hard about it," Ryan said. "Fortunately when Joe (Nathan) went down in 2009 we had plenty of options for ...

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  3. Nationals reinstate Wilson Ramos, option Sandy Leon to Triple-A SyracuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Federal Baseball

    ... up for Jose Lobaton . The former Twins ' prospect acquired by the Nationals in a July 2010 trade that sent Matt Capps to Minnesota, has put up a .261/.314/.370 line with seven doubles and a home run in 24 games and 102 plate appearances this season, ...

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  4. Harper, Ramos on the Mend with Potomac NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Potomac Local

    ... in 2004 and was traded along with LHP Joe Testa in July of 2010 to the Washington Nationals in exchange for RHP Matt Capps and cash considerations. Harper and Ramos are the seventh and eighth Washington Nationals to rehab with the Potomac Nationals ...

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  5. Short hops: Walk-off HR vs. Twins is rarityRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... Twins history, but Napoli was the first to do it since Sept. 23, 2011, when Cleveland's Carlos Santana did it off Matt Capps. One batter has hit three walk-off homers against the Twins - Johnny Damon, once apiece with the Royals, Yankees and Rays.

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  6. Canaries Add Southpaw TestaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... to the Washington Nationals in 2010 along with big league catcher Wilson Ramos in exchange for Nationals closer Matt Capps. In five minor league seasons, Testa racked up 286 strikeouts while going 18-11 with a 3.36 ERA. Kirk Clark allowed 12 runs on ...

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  7. Twins wafer thin behind backstop stud MauerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2011 | Examiner.com

    ... some offensive prowess at the plate. But the Twins traded away their much heralded catching prospect Ramos for Matt Capps at the trade deadline last season and sent another offensive catcher, Jose Morales packing for a minor league pitcher this ...

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  8. Touching up the roster as the season nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2011 | Examiner.com

    ... at some roles that the Twins may still be looking to upgrade through free agency. Agreeing to terms with reliever Matt Capps and DH Jim Thome definitely filled some needs for a team short on bullpen arms and pop off the bench, but there are still ...

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  9. Part Two: Twins pitching wish listRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... when torn elbow ligaments and Tommy John surgery forced him out in spring training. Replacements Jon Rauch and Matt Capps did a commendable job for the team, but the Twins need their premier closer to heal quickly and regain his form in 2011, ...

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  10. The Minnesota Twins appear set to coast into playoffs but how far will they go without Morneau?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... to replace lefty relievers Jose Mijares and Ron Mahay, who went down earlier this month with injuries. Between Matt Capps, Jon Rauch and Fuentes the Twins now have three pitchers who at one point were all closing for their respective ball clubs and ...

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  11. Should The Minnesota Twins Still Regret Trading Wilson Ramos For Matt Capps?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2014 | Rant Sports

    The Minnesota Twins were seeking bullpen help as the trade deadline neared in 2010, so they sent young catching prospect Wilson Ramos and a minor leaguer to the Washington Nationals for Matt Capps .

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  12. Nationals' Opening Day Lineup: Wilson Ramos Crushes Mets' Pitching; Hitting FourthRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2014 | Federal Baseball

    ... more of the same from the former Minnesota Twins ' prospect acquired by the Nationals in a July 2010 trade for Matt Capps , who hit in 15 of 39 at bats (.385/.390/.538) with three doubles, a home run and 13 RBIs in 14 games. "I just see a guy that ...

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  13. BASEBALL 2014: Wilson Ramos' durability key for NatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... ready to play." When the Nationals acquired then-minor-leaguer Ramos from the Twins in 2010 for relief pitcher Matt Capps, they envisioned him one day becoming a crucial part of their lineup. Now 26, Ramos goes into the 2014 season ready to be ...

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  14. Playing The Blame GameRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | Twinkie Town

    ... like he did in the past. We know Bill Smith was the GM, but the owners really had NOTHING to do with acquiring Matt Capps or swaying Nishioka to come to the States. The OWNERS of a team had zero input on those decisions? I know that's not ...

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  15. Talking Twins: An InterviewRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Viva El Birdos

    ... of sums up the Bill Smith era was when we traded Wilson Ramos for some reliever I can't even remember (it was Matt Capps ). Ramos was cheap, under team control, and looked like he was going to be good, and we got very little for him. And now Mauer ...

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  16. Matt Capps Injures ShoulderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | Deep Left Field

    Sept 24, 2012; Minneapolis, MN, USA: Minnesota Twins relief pitcher Matt Capps delivers a pitch in the ninth inning against the New York Yankees at Target Field.

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  17. Indians reliever Matt Capps injures shoulderRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | Let's Go Tribe

    Indians reliever Matt Capps has suffered a strained rotator cuff in his right shoulder and will miss at least the next two weeks.

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