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The official site of the Minnesota Twins. You're not going to find much analysis or tough talk here, just a stream of team news and press releases.

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Oliva reflects on Minoso's life and career
via - Twins March 01, 2015 at 02:35 PM

One of Cuba's all-time greatest players, Minnie Minoso, died on Sunday. Another great Cuban player, Tony Oliva, reflected on Minoso's life and distinguished baseball career.

Meyer returns to camp with heavy heart
via - Twins March 01, 2015 at 11:35 AM

Twins pitching prospect Alex Meyer returned to camp Sunday following the loss of his grandfather, Don Meyer.

Pelfrey faces hitters for first time since elbow surgery
via - Twins February 28, 2015 at 06:35 PM

Twins right-hander Mike Pelfrey threw to hitters for the first time Saturday since undergoing elbow surgery in May and said everything felt fine.

With concussion behind him, Mauer ready to bounce back
via - Twins February 28, 2015 at 05:35 PM

It was an offseason of changes for the Twins after their fourth straight year of a least 92 losses, and as a result, Joe Mauer sees more optimism heading into this season than in years past.

Pinto focusing on defense in battle for Twins' backup role
via - Twins February 27, 2015 at 03:35 PM

There's no question Josmil Pinto can hit, but the catcher is out to prove this spring that his defense has improved enough to be the club's backup to Kurt Suzuki.

Molitor, staff introduce new rules to full Twins squad
via - Twins February 27, 2015 at 02:35 PM

Paul Molitor held his first official full-squad meeting as Twins manager Friday morning, addressing a few minor team rule changes and trying to set the tone for what he expects from his players this spring and this season.

Perkins to stay in one-inning role
via - Twins February 26, 2015 at 03:35 PM

Twins manager Paul Molitor said he plans to use closer Glen Perkins in a conventional role and doesn't anticipate using him for more than one-inning saves this season.

Molitor says Mauer won't bat lower than third
via - Twins February 26, 2015 at 02:35 PM

Twins manager Paul Molitor said he still hasn't decided where Joe Mauer will bat in the lineup this season, but that he won't hit any lower than third in the order.

Molitor prepping to address full squad Friday
via - Twins February 25, 2015 at 05:35 PM

Along with GM Terry Ryan, Twins manager Paul Molitor will look to set the tone for 2015 during full-squad meeting on Friday.

Moss continues recovery from hip surgery, takes live BP
via - Twins February 25, 2015 at 04:35 PM

Brandon Moss underwent hip surgery on Oct. 23 and had been limited to hitting in the indoor cage so far this spring.

Stauffer eager to help, as starter or reliever
via - Twins February 25, 2015 at 03:35 PM

Given Tim Stauffer's success in the bullpen with the Padres the last two seasons, he's still more likely to open the year as a reliever.

Meyer leaves camp for family funeral
via - Twins February 25, 2015 at 02:35 PM

The death of Alex Meyer's grandfather will keep the Twins' top prospect from camp until Sunday.

Stiff neck leads to startling discovery for Milone
via - Twins February 25, 2015 at 01:35 PM

When a stiff neck wasn't relieved with a cortisone shot, a specialist found surprising news for Tommy Milone.

Twins working on new signs at camp
via - Twins February 24, 2015 at 04:35 PM

While the 29 pitchers in Twins camp remained in the clubhouse, the eight catchers held their first formal meeting Tuesday morning at Hammond Stadium to talk over some basics, including going over signs.

Twins prospect Meyer focused on developing changeup
via - Twins February 24, 2015 at 02:35 PM

Twins prospect Alex Meyer's bread and butter has always been a fastball that can reach triple digits on the radar gun and his devastating curveball, but the 6-foot-9 right-hander has been experimenting with a changeup since last season.

Santana continues evolution into four-pitch pitcher
via - Twins February 24, 2015 at 01:35 PM

Ervin Santana knows the perception of him is that he's a pitcher who relies heavily on his four-seam fastball and slider, but in reality the right-hander has added a changeup over the years and has worked to mix in a two-seamer.

Pipeline Perspectives: Twins own MLB's top farm system
via - Twins February 24, 2015 at 11:05 AM

The Twins have six players stacked at the top of's Top 100 Prospects list. From Byron Buxton down to Kohl Stewart, all half-dozen Twins prospects on the list show up in the top 36.

New pitching coach Allen gets first live look at arms
via - Twins February 23, 2015 at 04:35 PM

After watching plenty of video this offseason to learn more about the club's pitchers, new Twins pitching coach Neil Allen was excited to finally see pitchers in action on the first day of official workouts between pitchers and catchers on Monday.

On first day of workouts, Molitor lays out new spring plan
via - Twins February 23, 2015 at 03:35 PM

More than three months after officially being named Twins manager, Hall of Famer Paul Molitor took the field on the first day of workouts for pitchers and catchers Monday.

Hughes on track for Twins' Opening Day start
via - Twins February 23, 2015 at 02:35 PM

Twins manager Paul Molitor wasted no time naming Phil Hughes as the club's tentative Opening Day starter, as he made the announcement during his first media session on the day pitchers and catchers started their first workouts on Monday.