Twins Reach Agreement with Kurt Suzuki

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The Minnesota Twins reached an agreement with catcher Kurt Suzuki on a one-year deal according to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle. Suzuki’s deal is worth $2.75 million and the contract includes incentives as well. With longtime catcher Joe Mauer transitioning to first base, the addition of Suzuki adds depth to a catching corps […]

Twins Reach Agreement With Mike Pelfrey

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The Minnesota Twins and Mike Pelfrey agreed to a two-year deal worth $11 million, reports Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. Pelfrey’s deal contains an additional $3.5 million in performance incentives. With the earlier signings of Phil Hughes and Ricky Nolasco, this is the third free agent pitcher signing the Twins have made. Pelfrey, who will turn 30 in January, is coming off […]

Minnesota Twins Pursuing Bronson Arroyo

The Minnesota Twins are interested in free-agent pitcher Bronson Arroyo, and talks are progressing according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. The Pittsburgh Pirates and Philadelphia Phillies are also in the mix for Arroyo. The Twins have already acquired two new starting pitchers this offseason in Ricky Nolasco and Phil Hughes but they’re looking to make more upgrades to a starting rotation that had the […]

Jarrod Saltalamacchia Drawing Interest From Marlins, Twins

With the signing of  A.J. Pierzynski by the Boston Red Sox expect the  interest for free-agent catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia to rise significantly  as the run on catchers this off-season continues. The Miami Marlins reportedly made an offer to catcher  Saltalamacchia and the Minnesota Twins who lost out on Pierzynski to Boston could be a perfect fit for Saltalamacchia. The Red Sox  reportedly offered Saltalamacchia a […]

Minnesota Twins Reach Agreement With Phil Hughes

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The Minnesota Twins and free agent right-hander Phil Hughes have agreed to a three-year contract worth $24 million. The deal is pending a physical.  Hughes went 4-14 with a 5.19 ERA and a 2.88 K/BB in 145 2/3 innings across 29 starts and one relief appearance for the Yankees in 2013. The Twins are counting on Hughes to return to […]

Pirates Add More Offense, Acquire Justin Morneau From Twins

The Pittsburgh Pirates looking to make the playoffs for the first time since 1992 added another bat to their line-up acquiring Minnesota Twins first baseman Justin Morneau in a waiver trade according to multiple sources. Earlier this week, the Pirates acquired outfielder Marlon Byrd and catcher John Buck from the Mets. Morneau has posted 221 home runs and 860 RBI […]

Twins Kyle Gibson Gets First Victory in ML Debut

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After spending parts of four seasons in the minors and rebounding from Tommy John surgery in late 2011, Kyle Gibson and the rest of the Minnesota Twins organization can breath easier after Saturday afternoon, as Gibson garnered his first career victory in his major league debut against the Kansas City Royals. Gibson was impressive in […]

Trevor Plouffe Has Concussion, Placed on DL

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Minnesota Twins third baseman Trevor Plouffe was placed on the seven-day DL on Wednesday after being diagnosed with a concussion. After being hit by a Craig Kimbrel fastball in the tenth-inning, Plouffe would attempt to brake up a double play, but in the process would be struck in the head by Atlanta second baseman Dan […]