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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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Twins sign Suzuki to two-year contract extension
via - Twins July 31, 2014 at 04:35 PM

The Twins announced Thursday afternoon that they signed catcher Kurt Suzuki to a contract extension through the 2016 season with a vesting option for '17.

Twins acquire Milone from A's in exchange for Fuld
via - Twins July 31, 2014 at 11:35 AM

The Twins bolstered their rotation before Thursday's 3 p.m. CT non-waiver Trade Deadline, acquiring left-hander Tommy Milone from the A's in exchange for outfielder Sam Fuld. Additionally, the Twins recalled first baseman/designated hitter Kennys Vargas from Double-A New Britain to join the team in Kansas City on Thursday.

A's send Milone to Twins for Fuld
via - Twins July 31, 2014 at 11:05 AM

Not long after they reportedly landed an elite starting pitcher in Jon Lester, the A's have continued to deal as Thursday's Trade Deadline approached sending left-hander Tommy Milone to the Twins for outfielder Sam Fuld.

Correia looks to regain first-half form in series finale
via - Twins July 30, 2014 at 11:35 PM

Kevin Correia and Yordano Ventura, who have both struggled of late, will face off in the series finale between the Twins and Royals.

Twins can't capitalize on overturned call
via - Twins July 30, 2014 at 08:35 PM

After a challenge on a play at first by Twins manager Ron Gardenhire, Eduardo Nunez was ruled safe at first, but was promptly picked off at first base by Royals catcher Salvador Perez.

Arcia back with team after birth of son
via - Twins July 30, 2014 at 07:35 PM

Outfielder Oswaldo Arcia rejoined the Twins on Wednesday after missing Tuesday's game due to the birth of his son, Oswell Daniel, who was born early Tuesday morning.

Gibson bounces back from back issue, beats Royals
via - Twins July 30, 2014 at 06:35 PM

Kyle Gibson came back strong in his return from missing a start with lower back stiffness as the right-hander tossed seven scoreless innings to lead the Twins to a 2-1 win over the Royals on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium.

Hughes shakes off shin injury, set for start against Royals
via - Twins July 29, 2014 at 11:35 PM

Danny Duffy just seems to get better with every start. The Royals left-hander, who will take the mound Wednesday night against the Twins, has an 0.92 ERA over his last three starts, but he's just 0-2 in that span. He'll be opposed by the Twins' Phil Hughes, who was cleared to start despite a shin contusion.

Twins sign undrafted pitcher who can throw 100 mph
via - Twins July 29, 2014 at 09:35 PM

The Twins have signed 24-year-old Brandon Poulson, a right-handed pitcher who has touched 100 mph on the radar gun, to a deal worth $250,000. The kicker: He's never been drafted.

Arcia misses Tuesday's game for birth of baby boy
via - Twins July 29, 2014 at 07:35 PM

The Twins played with 24 players on their roster on Tuesday, as outfielder Oswaldo Arcia missed the game after his wife, Karla, gave birth to a baby boy, Oswell Daniel, early Tuesday morning in Minneapolis.

Setbacks challenging, but Buxton persevering
via - Twins July 28, 2014 at 12:35 PM

When Byron Buxton is on the field, he's the most dynamic player in the Minor Leagues, the top prospect in all of baseball. He proved that a year ago, surpassing even the highest expectations placed upon the second overall pick in the 2012 First-Year Player Draft. But this year has brought a new set of challenges for Buxton.

Twins have plenty to offer as Trade Deadline nears
via - Twins July 27, 2014 at 08:35 PM

After trading Kendrys Morales to the Mariners exactly a week before the non-waiver Trade Deadline, the Twins officially became sellers leading up to Thursday's cutoff date.

Twins lose challenge at first base in sixth
via - Twins July 27, 2014 at 03:35 PM

Twins manager Ron Gardenhire unsuccessfully challenged a play at first base in the sixth inning of Sunday's game against the White Sox.

Hughes, Gibson cleared for starts
via - Twins July 27, 2014 at 02:35 PM

Right-handers Kyle Gibson and Phil Hughes were both cleared to make their next starts, as Gibson will take the mound Tuesday against the Royals, followed by Hughes on Wednesday.

Darnell falters as Twins shut down by Chicago
via - Twins July 26, 2014 at 10:35 PM

Logan Darnell struggled in his first Major League start, and the Twins' offense was shut down by Chris Sale in a 7-0 loss to the White Sox on Saturday night at Target Field.

MLBPipeline set to unveil new Top Prospects lists
via - Twins July 26, 2014 at 07:35 PM

The 2014 season is more than half over, and much has happened since released its Top 100 Prospects list in January. With change being inevitable, it's time for a new set of rankings. Fans can see just how much difference a few months make when the new Top 100 is unveiled on Sunday night. prospect expert Jim Callis breaks down the top 50 players during an hour-long s

Twins recall Darnell, option Polanco
via - Twins July 25, 2014 at 11:35 PM

With right-hander Kyle Gibson still dealing with lower back stiffness, the Twins recalled left-hander Logan Darnell from Triple-A Rochester to start against the White Sox on Saturday.

Hughes day-to-day with right shin contusion
via - Twins July 24, 2014 at 11:35 PM

Twins right-hander Phil Hughes left Thursday's game against the White Sox in the fourth inning after being hit by a comebacker from Adam Dunn.

Hughes exits after getting hit in leg by liner
via - Twins July 24, 2014 at 08:35 PM

Twins right-hander Phil Hughes left Thursday's game against the White Sox in the fourth inning after being hit on his lower right leg on a comebacker from Adam Dunn.

Twins cancel Knoblauch's Hall of Fame induction
via - Twins July 24, 2014 at 06:35 PM

In the wake of his arrest Wednesday after being accused of assaulting his former wife, the Twins announced they have canceled Chuck Knoblauch's 2014 Twins Hall of Fame induction ceremony, which had been scheduled for Aug. 23 at Target Field.