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  1. Winter Meetings: Twins Day 2 ReviewRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Twinkie Town

    ... y shortstop? I wouldn't, although it's certainly better than trading J.J. Hardy for relievers or Wilson Ramos for Matt Capps .


  2. Gleeman and the Geek, Ep 169: Paul MolitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... to play with Molitor, then talk to the guy, then talk more about Molitor, and then argue about LaTroy Hawkins and Matt Capps for twenty minutes. So, basically, pretty much just like every other episode. You can listen by downloading us from iTunes , ...


  3. Not Another Payroll ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Twinkie Town

    ... where injuries in 2011 made the team look like the 2014 Rangers. However, watching veterans like Carl Pavano and Matt Capps deteriorate along with poor trades of Wilson Ramos and J.J. Hardy made the team seem reminiscent of the Cubs. Just a little ...


  4. 2Day's 2 Cents: Former Twins could be worthy NL MVP candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... Kyle Lohse and Michael Cuddyer: Ramos has been above-average but not great for the Nationals since the ill-fated Matt Capps trade. Liriano has a 3.45 ERA this season but has been less consistent than a year ago. Lohse last pitched for the Twins in ...


  5. Padres at Twins series preview: Q&A with Myjah of Twinkie TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Gaslamp Ball

    ... fans blame former GM Bill Smith and all of the horrible moves he made (like trading Wilson Ramos to the Nats for Matt Capps ). Many fans blame the medical staff. Many fans blame owner Jim Pohlad for being cheap (which I do not agree with at all). ...


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

    Jul 31, 2014 | 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 ...


  7. 2013 Minnesota TwinsRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | 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 ...


  8. 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, ...


  9. 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 ...


  10. 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.


  11. 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 ...


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

    Feb 18, 2011 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Jan 20, 2011 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Dec 31, 2010 |

    ... 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, ...


  15. 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 |

    ... 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 ...