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List of American League MVP award winners (Reuters)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins November 13, 2014 at 05:59 PM

(Reuters) - List of American League Most Valuable Player award winners after Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels was named as the 2014 recipient on Thursday. ...

Twins hire Glynn, Hernandez for coaching staff (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins November 12, 2014 at 03:17 PM

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins have hired third base coach Gene Glynn and assistant hitting coach Rudy Hernandez.

Twins minor leaguer draws 50-game drug suspension (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins November 11, 2014 at 04:41 PM

NEW YORK (AP) -- A minor league player in the Minnesota Twins' organization has been suspended for 50 games without pay after a positive test for a banned stimulant.

Mets reach deal with free agent OF Michael Cuddyer (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins November 10, 2014 at 08:17 PM

NEW YORK (AP) -- Eager to go on a long-overdue playoff run, the New York Mets realized they owed their pitching staff - and fans - a proven hitter.

Pinstripes missing on new Twins home uniforms (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins November 10, 2014 at 03:41 PM

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins unveiled new home uniforms Monday that omit the pinstripes the team has worn since 1987.

Salvador Perez due for even more time behind plate (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins November 07, 2014 at 11:23 AM

NEW YORK (AP) -- After making the most starts behind the plate of any big league catcher in a century, Salvador Perez wants more.

Twins keep Tom Brunansky as hitting coach (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins November 06, 2014 at 01:41 PM

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins coaching staff under new manager Paul Molitor will have at least one holdover: hitting coach Tom Brunansky.

Major League Baseball roundup (Reuters)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins November 04, 2014 at 06:35 PM

(The Sports Xchange) - Paul Molitor, a Hall of Fame player and native of neighboring St. Paul, was introduced as Minnesota Twins manager Tuesday, succeeded Ron Gardenhire after the latter was relieved of his duties to end his 13-season stint in the dugout. Molitor is the 13th manager of the Twins since the franchise moved to Minnesota from Washington D.C. in 1961, but only the third since 1986. -

Molitor: 'This is where I'm supposed to be' (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins November 04, 2014 at 04:47 PM

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- For more than two decades, Paul Molitor scratched and clawed his way to the Hall of Fame by turning every at-bat into a battle of wills.

Major League Baseball roundup (Reuters)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins November 03, 2014 at 06:59 PM

(The Sports Xchange) - Joe Maddon was introduced Monday as the Chicago Cubs' new manager after the two sides agreed to a five-year deal through the 2019 season, and he didn't waste any time talking about the playoffs and the World Series. Terms were not disclosed but according to media reports, the deal is worth $25 million plus incentives tied to the postseason and does not include an opt-out cla

Twins tab hometown Hall of Famer Molitor to manage (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins November 03, 2014 at 05:17 PM

The last time the Minnesota Twins searched for a manager, Paul Molitor was in the mix. He withdrew from consideration, with the franchise's future uncertain during Major League Baseball's failed attempt to eliminate two clubs. The job didn't open for another 13 years, but this time Molitor was ready. The Twins announced Monday they had agreed to a three-year contract for the Hall of Fame infiel

Twins to name Hall of Famer Molitor as manager (Reuters)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins November 03, 2014 at 01:47 PM

(Reuters) - Hall of Famer Paul Molitor will be named the new manager of the Minnesota Twins, the American League club said on Monday following four consecutive losing seasons. Molitor, who grew up in St. Paul, one of Minnesota's twin cities alongside Minneapolis, will be introduced to the media at a news conference scheduled at Target Field on Tuesday. The 58-year-old Molitor has no previous manag

Twins say they will hire Paul Molitor as manager (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins November 03, 2014 at 12:35 PM

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Twins say they will hire Paul Molitor as manager.

Report: Twins expected to hire Paul Molitor as manager (Big League Stew)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins November 01, 2014 at 12:29 PM

The Minnesota Twins month-long managerial search is reportedly near an official end. According to ESPN 1500's Patrick Reusse , Hall of Famer Paul Molitor is expected to take over for Ron Gardenhire, who was fired on Sept. 29 after 13 seasons .  An official announcement is expected next week.  Once it is official, Molitor will be the Twins 13th manager all-time, but only its third since 1986. Pri

Nielsen: 23.5 million saw Game 7 of World Series (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins October 30, 2014 at 07:11 PM

An estimated 23.5 million people watched the San Francisco Giants' 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals in Game 7, enabling the matchup to escape the distinction of least-watched World Series. The Nielsen company said Thursday that more people watched the previous night's contest than any other World Series game since the 2011 Game 7 between St. Louis and Texas (25.4 million). It was 10 million m

Dodgers, Nationals are early favorites to win 2015 World Series; Giants rank fifth (Big League Stew)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins October 30, 2014 at 01:53 PM

Well, distraught Los Angeles Dodgers fans, here's something that might cheer you up a tad bit after watching your bitter rivals win the World Series — the Dodgers are the early favorites to win the 2015 World Series, according to online sportsbook Bovada . The Washington Nationals share that honor with the Dodgers. Both teams, who coincidentally were knocked out in the NLDS this season, are list

Bumgarner a throwback to pre-pitch count era (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins October 30, 2014 at 11:05 AM

Madison Bumgarner is a throwback to the days before pampering and pitch counts. Tall, with droopy hair and the look of a gunslinger, he strung together a sequence of World Series performances seldom seen since the games were played in daylight, kids in school listened on radios and Sandy Koufax, Bob Gibson and Mickey Lolich dominated. ''I don't know if it'll ever be done again,'' Jeremy Affeldt

List of World Series MVP winners (Reuters)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins October 29, 2014 at 11:23 PM

(Reuters) - List of Most Valuable Player winners from Major League Baseball's World Series. 2014 - Madison Bumgarner (San Francisco Giants) 2013 - David Ortiz (Boston Red Sox) 2012 - Pablo Sandoval (San Francisco Giants) 2011 - David Freese (St. Louis Cardinals) 2010 - Edgar Renteria (San Francisco Giants) 2009 - Hideki Matsui (New York Yankees) 2008 - Cole Hamels (Philadelphia Phillies) 2007 - Mi

Baseball-List of World Series MVP winners (Reuters)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins October 29, 2014 at 10:53 PM

Oct 29 (Reuters) - List of Most Valuable Player winners from Major League Baseball's World Series. 2014 - Madison Bumgarner (San Francisco Giants) 2013 - David Ortiz (Boston Red Sox) 2012 - Pablo Sandoval (San Francisco Giants) 2011 - David Freese (St. Louis Cardinals) 2010 - Edgar Renteria (San Francisco Giants) 2009 - Hideki Matsui (New York Yankees) 2008 - Cole Hamels (Philadelphia Phillies) 20

Game 7 of World Series: 'A gift for everyone' (The Associated Press)
via Yahoo Sports - Twins October 29, 2014 at 05:59 PM

In Kansas City, Game 7 of the World Series conjures up memories of Bret Saberhagen's brilliance, a St. Louis meltdown and the only Royals championship in 1985. There was Willie McCovey's game-ending lineout that was oh-so-close to being a Series-winning hit in 1962 and another loss 40 years later by Barry Bonds & Co. to the Angels. Be it Babe Ruth, Jack Morris or Mariano Rivera, the moments crea