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  1. Recharged with Molitor, Twins need starting pitching spikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Erie Times News

    ... None of that will matter much if the starting pitching continues to wobble the way it has the last four seasons. Phil Hughes had by most measures a career year, his first away from the New York Yankees, but his ability to match that is low on the ...

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  2. Twinsights: Phil ready to 'Hughes the Force' on May the FourthRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | TwinCities

    FORT MYERS, Fla. - It took Phil Hughes until his ninth major league season to receive his first team-sponsored bobblehead in his honor.

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  3. Gameday, Tuesday, March 24Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Minor League Ball

    ... a four-year contact extension worth $20,000,000. Back in December the Twins came to agreement with right-hander Phil Hughes for a three-year extension worth $42,000,000. I will put Dozier on my Prospect Retrospective working list; he is a very ...

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  4. Yankees' Editorial: The Bronx is BoilingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... , didn't do so until they left the ranks of the Yankees system. Names like Ian Kennedy , Mark Melancon , and Phil Hughes all excelled once they left the bright lights of New York City and the mismanagement by the Yankees' minor league influence. ...

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  5. Girardi 'curious' about what the future holds for Yoan MoncadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | New York Post

    ... the latest ex-Yankee to grow facial hair immediately upon leaving the team, joining the likes of Robinson Cano, Phil Hughes and, perhaps most famously, Joba Chamberlain. According to ESPN, Robertson, who signed with the White Sox in the offseason, ...

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  6. Souhan: Twins baseball ties trio of fun-loving buddies togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Star Tribune

    Twins pitcher Glen Perkins became fast friends with fellow pitcher Phil Hughes and former St. John's quarterback Tom Linnemann. That's not the beginning of a joke.

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  7. Minnesota Twins: Phil Hughes works on changeup in shaky debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | TwinCities

    Under new Twins pitching coach Neil Allen, that process will include a renewed emphasis on the changeup, a pitch Hughes threw just 32 times last season -- or 1.1 percent of his more than 3,000 offerings. In 2012, when Hughes went 16-13 for the New York Yankees, he threw changeups a career-high 9.9 percent of the time, according to PITCHf/x data.

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  8. The Importance of Nathan Eovaldi's DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... , and Brandon Morrow have sliders most similar to Eovaldi. Finally, Eovaldi's curve ball is most like those of Phil Hughes , Jason Hammel , and Odrisamer Despaigne . These are just interesting tidbits and the real takeaway from Sullivan is that the ...

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  9. Baseball season is right around the bendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... pitching. OK, I'm sure they could, but you get my point. The one pitcher I really enjoyed watching was Phil Hughes. I like pitchers who work quickly on the mound, throw strikes and keep the game moving. Hughes did all of that last season. He walked ...

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  10. Gregorius OK with being new kid at short for YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | NorthJersey.com

    ... two seasons - including his own Yankee Stadium moment. During an April interleague game in 2013, Gregorius hit a Phil Hughes fastball for his first major league home run, a ball that resides in his trophy case in Curacao.

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  11. Didi Gregorius hasn't received nearly as much attention as you'd expect . . . yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Newsday

    ... the affable Gregorius, who hit his first career homer at the Stadium -- a first-pitch blast to rightfield off Phil Hughes on April 18, 2013. Gregorius' early focus in spring training, especially in the cages, is working on hitting lefthanded ...

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  12. Can the Yankees' Didi Gregorius turn Derek Jeter's shadow into a spotlight?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | NJ.com

    ... in Arizona where he hit .241 and 13 home runs. The first, coincidentally, was at Yankee Stadium in 2013 off Phil Hughes to right field. "[I haven't seen him play] a whole lot," Girardi said. "But I saw him hit his first home run though, I do ...

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  13. New York Yankees Prospect Luis Severino's Spring Training Bullpen Session: VideoRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Sports Media 101

    ... called up in September, either. The Yanks have already learned their lesson with guys like Joba Chamberlain and Phil Hughes when it comes to the back-and-forth between the bullpen and rotation, so Severino won't be in the bigs unless there is a ...

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  14. Phil Hughes Poised For An Even Bigger 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Twinkie Talk

    Aug 5, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Phil Hughes delivers a pitch in the first inning against the San Diego Padres at Target Field. Mandatory Credit: Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports How do you follow-up a season in which you set a new Major League Baseball all time record? Of course you go out and have an even better year.

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  15. Twins pitchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... time, and everything is going to come true." Although Nolasco's 2012 Miami Marlins fell 18 innings shy of 1,000, Phil Hughes knows the feeling Santana knows. Hughes' 2012 New York Yankees made the postseason behind one of just four 1,000-inning ...

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  16. Twins again bank on better starting pitching after big spendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | WKBT

    The fall of the Minnesota Twins over the last four seasons can be traced to several factors, none more influential than the struggles of the starting rotation. "We all know that we weren't very good last year as a whole and that we have to be a lot better," right-hander Phil Hughes said.

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  17. Twins' rotation takes aim at rarity: 1,000 inningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... a time and everything is going to come true." While Nolasco's 2012 Miami Marlins fell 18 innings shy of 1,000, Phil Hughes knows the feeling Santana knows. Hughes' 2012 New York Yankees made the postseason behind one of just four 1,000-inning ...

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  18. New York Yankees Non-Roster Invitee Profile: Scott BakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... which doesn't translate well for the dynamics in Yankee Stadium. However, the Yankees did endure with Phil Hughes , so anything is possible. According to sabermetrics, Baker proved to be a much better pitcher in 2014 than his ERA suggests. His ...

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  19. Luis Tiant helps Red Sox recruit Cuba's Yoan Moncada: MLB news, updates, linksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... reported to camp with the Yankees. ( cbssports.com) Early announcement: Manager Paul Molitor says right-hander Phil Hughes has been "penciled in' as the Twins opening day starter. ( espn.com) . New shortstop: It sounds like it's all over but the ...

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  20. Red Sox reportedly signing Cuban infielder Yoan MoncadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | SFGate

    ... had offseason ankle surgery, and says he hopes the hardest part of his recovery is over. ... The Twins named Phil Hughes as their Opening Day starter, provided the right-hander stays healthy through spring training. ... The Dodgers agreed to a ...

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