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After healthy spring camp, Twins head north 'excited and in every way'The Twins are heading north. And they’re more than ready. A month and a half in Fort Myers, Fla., came to a conclusion on Tuesday with a 1-1 seven-inning exhibition game tie with the Pittsburgh Pir...

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Twins get only one hit, finish spring training with tie vs. PiratesThe everyday lineup started the game, which went only seven innings. Matt Shoemaker and Randy Dobnak had solid pitching outings.

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Amid COVID Restrictions, Twins Announce Plans For 2021 Season Home OpenerBecause of current COVID-19 restrictions, only 10,000 people are going to be allowed to attend the Thursday, April 8 matchup between the Twins and the Seattle Mariners.

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Should Minnesota Timberwolves trade KAT? And Minnesota Twins set rosterShould Minnesota Timberwolves look at exploring a Karl-Anthony Towns trade this offseason?

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Minnesota Twins announce plans for 2021 Target Field home openerThe Minnesota Twins are preparing to welcome back 10,000 fans on April 8, in what will be the largest public gathering in the state since March of 2020 as they host the Seattle Mariners for their 2021 home opener at Target Field.

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Scoops on Twins contract extensions, Gophers basketball and Timberwolves newsJudd is joined by Darren 'Doogie' Wolfson for a scoops on the Minnesota Twins, Gopher basketball recruits, NFL Draft targets and the latest buzz on the Timberwolves.

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Mic'ed Up with Kenta Maeda

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Pirates close out Grapefruit League play with 1-1 tie vs. TwinsThe Bucs has a nice day at the mound. Not so much at the plate.

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2021 Minnesota Twins Season PreviewOpening Day 2021 is nearing and that means it's time to preview what to expect from everyone's lovable 2021 Minnesota Twins!

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Twins ace Kenta Maeda opens season at MilwaukeeAmerican League Cy Young Award runner-up Kenta Maeda makes his first Opening Day start when the Minnesota Twins begin their quest for an AL Central three-peat with an interleague contest at border rival Milwaukee on Thursday afternoon.

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Remembering Twins bench coach Mike Bell, a baseball lifer who 'allowed you to see his flaws'Bell died of kidney cancer at 46, leaving behind legions of players and colleagues who recall his compassion even in the toughest of times.

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What's in store behind the 2021 doorI will jump right in and say that I am very optimistic about the 2021 Minnesota Twins winning the American League Central title even though with the exception of the Cleveland Indians I see the rest of the Central Division teams improving.

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AL Central Odds: White Sox, Twins Expect to Duel for TitleIn the shortened 2020 season, a three-way battle for the AL Central title came down to a single game, with all three contenders ultimately making the expanded playoff field.

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Wolves And Wild Lose, Twins WinThe Wolves hung tough but lost at Brooklyn, the Wild fell in a shootout and the Twins won their penultimate Spring Training game Monday.

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Twins adjust as MLB plans loosened COVID restrictionsAn MLB memo strongly encouraged all players and staff to take the vaccine when eligible, which in Minnesota is Wednesday.

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3 Bold Twins Predictions for 2021Image courtesy of Michael McLoone-USA TODAY Sports Byron Buxton Finishes in the Top-3 for AL MVP: Buxton only has two years remaining until free agency, so there is an incentive for him to stay on the field and produce at a high level.

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What Do the Twins See in Jake Cave?Jake Cave's selection to the Opening Day roster may have fans a bit surprised after a career worst 2020 in which he managed a.221/.285/.389 triple slash, good for 18% below league average.

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Twins Daily Staff Predictions: American League11 Oakland Athletics - 6 Los Angeles Angels - 6 Houston enters this year with the same talented core minus a few key parts.

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Dobnak Signs ExtensionWe give today a 5-star rating. Congrats, Randy!

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Kyle Garlick provides spring surprise by making Twins' Opening Day rosterCaleb Thielbar beat out Derek Law and Brandon Waddell for the last pitching spot.

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Kyle Garlick, Caleb Thielbar make Twins' Opening Day rosterManager Rocco Baldelli told reporters Monday the Twins left some major league players off the 26-player for Thursday’s season opener at Milwaukee, making some tough final calls during the Twins’ 5-3 exhibition victory over the Pirates in Bradenton, Fla.

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Twins don't know Randy Dobnak's exact trajectory, they just want him in MinnesotaWe think he can be a really important part of our team, ” baseball ops chief Derek Falvey says after 26-year old RHP signs extension.

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Patrick Reusse's season outlook for TwinsHere's how it could perfectly come together — or all go horribly wrong.

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Reusse: Twins' checkered history with old pitchers shows it's time to develop some young onesDerek Falvey, who has manned a revolving door, believes in the promise of newer arms.

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Twins set Opening Day RosterWith Opening Day coming later this week, the Twins gave us the news dump we've been waiting for: the final Opening Day roster.

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Press release: Twins finalize 2021 Opening Day rosterThe Minnesota Twins announced today that they have optioned outfielder Brent Rooker to the alternate training site and have reassigned left-handed pitcher Brandon Waddell and right-handed pitcher Derek Law to minor league camp.

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Outfielder Garlick, pitcher Thielbar get final spots as Twins finalize rosterBrent Rooker, Brandon Waddell and Derek Law were the last players cut in spring training.

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Twins Finalize Opening Day RosterThe Twins announced that outfielder Brent Rooker has been optioned to the alternate site. In addition, RHP Derek Law and LHP Brandon Waddell have been re-assigned to minor league camp.

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Willians Astudillo, Tzu-Wei Lin homer as Twins slip past Bucs 4-3The teams will complete their spring training schedules by playing Tuesday morning.

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Where Randy Dobnak's deal falls among Twins' arbitration year buyoutsThe Tampa Bay Rays made this practice mainstream over the past decade or so; Kevin Kiermaier is currently reaping the benefits of agreeing to such a deal back in 2017, and the Rays enjoyed his league-best outfield defense — when he's been able to stay on the field — at a relative bargain over the past few years.

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The Minnesota Twins will win 96 games!Judd and Jake Depue do their 2021 Minnesota Twins season preview episode. Confidence, concerns and curiosities; season predictions; individual awards and Judd's very bullish take on Minnesota's win total!

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Twins Sign Pitcher Randy Dobnak To 5-Year ContractRandy Dobnak went 6-4 with a 4.05 ERA in 10 starts last season, before hitting a slump and being sent to the team's alternate training site.

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Twins don't know Randy Dobnak's exact trajectory, they just want him in Minnesota"We think he can be a really important part of our team," baseball ops chief Derek Falvey says after 26-year old RHP signs extension.

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Its time, so lets all start worrying about something elseMaybe it's just because of what a long, strange trip this year has been, but I find myself even less interested in pre-season baseball than I am usually.

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Weekend Statements on Minnesota Vikings and the return of Talkin' TwinsThe return of Talkin' Twins on Randy Dobnak's new contract and the team wrapping up spring training.

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The Minnesota Twins will win 96 games!Judd and Jake Depue do their 2021 Minnesota Twins season preview episode. Confidence, concerns and curiosities; season predictions; individual awards and Judd's very bullish take on Minnesota's win total!

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Uber deal: Twins lock up pitcher Dobnak for long termMINNEAPOLIS — Randy Dobnak's road to the major leagues was so far off the traditional path he even chauffeured some ride-share customers along the way.

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Twins Spotlight: Episode 34In June 2019, the Minnesota Twins made lefty Brent Headrick their ninth round pick. The 6-6 lefty from Joliet spent three seasons pitching for Illinois State.

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Minnesota Twins sign pitcher Randy Dobnak to five-year extensionThe Minnesota Twins signed right-hander Randy Dobnak to a five-year contract extension worth $9.25 million with club options for 2026, 2027 and 2028, the team announced Monday.

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An ace for the Twins, Kenta Maeda is so much more to fans in JapanKenta Maeda might be popular with the Twins, but that's nothing compared to his fandom in Japan.

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Minnesota Twins sign Randy Dobnak to 5-year, $9.25M extensionThe deal, pending a physical, includes three club option years with escalators that can bring the total amount up to $29.75M.

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Podcast: A very Minnesota Frozen Four — and Reusse sounds the Twins alarmPatrick Reusse joins the Daily Delivery to talk about the Gophers' NCAA hockey loss, concerns about the Twins and the Wolves vs. Thibs, Part II.

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Souhan: Running the Twins, Baldelli always has his eyes on the long gameTwins manager has succeeded in large part because of his emphasis on the big picture in a business where every decision is fraught with risk.

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Minnesota Twins sign Randy Dobnak to 5-year, $9.25M extensionThe deal, pending a physical, includes three club option years with escalators that can bring the total amount up to $29.75M.

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Minnesota Twins Sunday Wrap-Up: Closing Out the Spring TrainingSpring Training is coming to a close, and the Minnesota Twins are getting ready for the season to begin.

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A perfect storm keeps Kirilloff in St. PaulIt's not the plan that the Twins went into spring with, but the back up solutions aren't that terrible, particularly since this will only be a temporary set back for Kirilloff, and gives Rooker or Garlick a chance to show their worth.

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Twins Daily Staff Predictions: National LeagueThe Los Angeles Dodgers are very good. Need proof? Look at their 2020 World Series crown and star-studded lineup with names ranging from Mookie Betts to Justin Turner.

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Dobnak Extension Brings Long-term Stability to Twins RotationAt first blush, Dobnak's new contract seems absurdly team-friendly. The Twins are locking up a proven young pitcher, with a 3.12 ERA through 75 MLB innings, to a five-year deal guaranteeing him less money than Michael Pineda or J.A. Happ will earn this year alone.

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Episode 519: Twins 2021 Season PreviewAaron and John dissect the latest Twins' news, break down the team, their concerns and hopes, and give their official predictions on the number of Twins' wins.

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Now as FSN's lead analyst, Justin Morneau savors new career in the boothFORT MYERS, Fla. — If you would’ve have asked 21-year-old Justin Morneau whether he thought a post-playing broadcast career would have been in his future, the young prospect would have thought that idea was crazy. Shy by nature, the idea of his voice being piped into the households of thousands of baseball fans had never crossed his...

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Randy Dobnak, Twins agree to five-year contract extensionRight-hander Randy Dobnak and the Minnesota Twins are in agreement on a five-year, $9.25 million contract extension with three club options, sources familiar with the deal tell ESPN.

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Twins, Randy Dobnak agree to five-year extensionFORT MYERS, Fla. — It’s been about as well-documented as a ballplayer's backstory could be: Randy Dobnak was once an Uber driver because life in the minor leagues is hard and the salaries are low.

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Twins reportedly agree to 5-year extension with Randy DobnakAccording to ESPN's Jeff Passan, Dobnak's contract is worth $9.25 million but has three option years at the end of the deal.

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Randy Dobnak agrees to Twins extensionRandy Dobnak's improbable big league journey began at an NCAA Division II baseball program, took him through an obscure independent league in the exurbs of Detroit, famously involved a 4.99 star rating as an Uber driver and culminated with a meteoric rise from Class A Advanced to a big league.

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Twins give pitcher Randy Dobnak a five-year contract extensionThe 26-year-old righthander will start the season in the bullpen, but be the team's sixth starter.

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Red Sox win Chairman's Cup, beat Twins 8-3Twins starter Jose Berrios gave up home runs to the first two batters he faced.

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REPORT: Twins and Dobnak Agree to Five-Year DealAccording to Jeff Passan, the deal guarantees Dobnak $9.25 million, but with options and escalators, it could potentially be worth another $20 million.

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Boston Red Sox Minnesota Twins Spring Training: The Red Sox are Chairman's Cup champsFor Hernández, as I said he has been alluding in the leadoff spot. I have been skeptical of the merits of him in hitting at the top of this lineup, and spring training isn't going to move me totally off that thought, but he's hit well enough that I am at least more open than I was to this being a solid move.

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Sources: Randy Dobnak, Minnesota Twins agree to 5-year, $9.25M extension that includes 3 club optionsRandy Dobnak and the Twins agreed to a five-year, $9.25 million extension that could be worth up to $29.75 million based on three club options and escalators, sources told ESPN's Jeff Passan.

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Twins To Sign Randy Dobnak To Five-Year ExtensionThe Minnesota Twins are in agreement with right-hander Randy Dobnak on a five-year, $9.25MM extension, per Jeff Passan of ESPN.

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Randy Dobnak, Minnesota Twins agree to 5-year extensionMarch 28 - Right-handed pitcher Randy Dobnak and the Minnesota Twins reached an agreement on a five-year extension Sunday.

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Boston Red Sox Minnesota Twins Spring Training Lineups: Limping to the beginningJosé Berríos will make his final spring start for the Twins, who the Sox will face off against for real on April 12th after nine spring meetings, which is way too soon for me.

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Minnesota Twins sign pitcher Randy Dobnak to five-year dealThe Minnesota Twins signed right-hander Randy Dobnak to a five-year deal worth up to $29.75 million, according to a report from ESPN on Sunday afternoon.

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Twins give pitcher Randy Dobnak a five-year contract extensionPitcher Randy Dobnak has agreed to a contract extension with the Twins, a major league source confirmed.

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Twins, right-hander Randy Dobnak agree on five-year extension, per reportThe 26-year-old right-hander has made 15 starts for the Twins over the last two seasons.

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Rival Roundup, Vol. 23: The Cleveland Bat-and-Ball Guys RecapTwenty-three weeks is a long time to spend doing anything. The baseball offseason is roughly the same amount of time each year, but there remains a point in early spring where I always feel it's gone by quicker than usual.

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Twinkie Town Prospect Vote 2021: Round 29"There is a special sensation in getting good wood on the ball and driving a double down the left-field line as the crowd in the ballpark rises to its feet and cheers." - Rod Carew.

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But What Do I Know?… Jordan Romano, Joey Votto, Andrew Albers, Bill SlackThe Blue Jays are now looking for someone to step in as closer. They have yet to&.

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Sartell Gymnastics Takes Title, Huskies WinThe St. Cloud State University men's hockey team topped Boston University to advance in the NCAA tournament, the Minnesota Timberwolves failed to repeat against the Rockets, the Twins got shut out by Tampa Bay, and the Sartell gymnastics team won big at the state tournament.

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Notebook: Opening Day Becomes ClearFinal: Rays 2, Twins 0Box Score - SavantToday's game was originally scheduled to be started by Lewis Thorpe, who recently was granted by a fourth option and reassigned to minor league camp.

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Why Isn't Dobnak in the Starting Rotation?Spring training stats as a whole are pretty inconsequential, but Randy Dobnak has looked like an ace with his 18 strikeouts in 13 2/3 innings while only allowing one run.

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Baldelli on Dobnak's extensionRocco Baldelli discusses Randy Dobnak and his contract extension with the Twins.

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Sire of Fort Myers Update: Big Game Brandon Waddell Turning HeadsBefore we get started, let's take a look at the roster activity from over the past week.

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Souhan: The morning Kirby Puckett woke up with blindness, 25 years ago, changed everythingThe lovable Twins superstar was still at the top of his game when everything changed the morning of March 28, 1996.

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Minnesota Twins prepared to bring fans back to Target FieldThe Minnesota Twins will finally have fans back at Target Field, with up to 10,000 allowed at the home opener against the Mariners in April.

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Twins' left field job a multiplayer battle; five players cutSaturday's moves portend Willians Astudillo making the team as a utility player.

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‘A whirlwind': Parents shocked when twins born 5 days apart in different monthsThe twins are slowly putting on weight in the NICU. Their discharge date has not yet been set.

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Twins mull ways to pay tribute to Mike BellFORT MYERS, Fla. — The Twins played Saturday’s spring training game against Tampa Bay with heavy hearts a day after the passing of bench coach Mike Bell.

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Twins clarify roster picture with five movesFORT MYERS, Fla. — The Twins’ Opening Day roster is nearly set after a group of roster moves on Saturday morning trimmed the number of players left in major league camp down to 30.

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Seeing double: Minnesota twins born days apart, in different monthsMinnesota twins born days apart, in different months FILE PHOTO: A mother who expected her twins to be born in May gave birth to the children not only early, but also on separate days in different months.

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'Incredible human being': The baseball world mourns the loss of Cincinnati native Mike Bell"We all need people in our lives like Mike Bell," Twins manager Rocco Baldelli said.

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Spring Training Game Thread: Rays at TwinsLet's game thread it up in the sun on a bun with some fun, but not a ton.

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Keon Broxton included in recent round of Minnesota Twins cuts; Edwar Colina likely to hit I.L.We are less than a week away from Opening Day and the major-league camp gets smaller while the minor-league camp gets bigger for the Minnesota Twins.

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Twins cut five players; Willians Astudillo, Jake Cave likely to make the teamOutfielders Keon Broxton and Rob Refsnyder are likely to start the season at Class AAA St. Paul.

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How the Twins Have Hedged Against Elevated Injury RisksAs I wrote yesterday, Simmons and Buxton rate as the two hitters facing the greatest injury risk, according to new models built by Sports Info Solutions for predicting injuries.

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2021 success may fall to old flames and new namesTalent behind and in front of the core could prove vital.

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Seeing double: Minnesota twins born days apart, in different monthsMinnesota twins born days apart, in different months FILE PHOTO: A mother who expected her twins to be born in May gave birth to the children not only early, but also on separate days in different months.

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Notebook: Twins Community Mourns the Loss of Mike BellMike Bell, 1974-2021The Twins announced today in an official statement that bench coach Mike Bell passed away this afternoon at the age of 46 after a six-week battle with kidney cancer.

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Twins hit five home runs in 7-6 loss to AtlantaKyle Garlick helped his cause with his fifth home run of the spring; J.A. Happ struggled again.

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Finally Healthy, Jorge Polanco Is Poised for Resurgent 2021Rocco Baldelli spoke with relief and optimism Monday regarding Polanco's status." It's fantastic to see him be able to take the field on a regular basis and not be hampered with things," he said, "man it's great to see him out there." Polanco str...

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What happened to Mike Bell? Minnesota Twins bench coach dies at the age of 46What happened to Mike Bell? In a statement released by the Minnesota Twins on Friday, the MLB franchise confirmed the passing of their bench coach, Mike Bell.

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For the love of Byron Buxton, Major League Baseball needs to add extra padding to outfield wallsThe Twins center fielder keeps crashing into them, and better protection could serve him well.

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Minnesota Twins coach Mike Bell, brother of Reds manager, dies of cancer at 46Mike Bell, the Minnesota Twins' bench coach and the younger brother of Cincinnati Reds manager David Bell, died Friday of kidney cancer.

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Twins bench coach Mike Bell dies of cancer at age 46Bell's brother, David, is manager of the Cincinnati Reds. Their father and grandfather both played in the big leagues.

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Twins bench coach Mike Bell, 46, dies of cancerThe Minnesota Twins announced on Friday that bench coach Mike Bell has died after a battle with kidney cancer.

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Twins' Bench Coach Mike Bell, 46, Dies Of CancerThe Twins' bench coach Mike Bell died on Friday due to cancer. He was 46 years old.

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Twins bench coach Mike Bell passes away at 46FORT MYERS, Fla. — Twins bench coach Mike Bell passed away on Friday  after being diagnosed with kidney cancer in January.

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RIP Mike Bell, 1974-2021Mike Bell comes from a "baseball family" as his brother is current Cincinnati Reds manager David Bell, and his father Buddy Bell also had a long career as a MLB manager and player, as did grandpa Gus Bell.

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Twins bench coach Mike Bell dies of cancer at 46Bell joined the organization prior to the 2020 season. Before coming to Minnesota, Bell spent 13 years with the Arizona Diamondbacks...

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Twins Bench Coach Mike Bell Passes AwayIn shocking and sad news, the Twins announced that bench coach Mike Bell has passed away at the age of 46.

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Twins' Willians Astudillo hopes versatility earns him a roster spotFORT MYERS, Fla. — It’s been a few years since Willians Astudillo first burst onto the scene, quickly achieving cult hero status among Twins fans.

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Cord-cutting Twins fans frustrated without FOX Sports North on the airFORT MYERS, Fla. — When the Twins take the field Thursday afternoon in Milwaukee to open the 2021 season, there’s a large segment of fans — likely around 25 percent, though perhaps more — who won't be unable to tune in.

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Infielder Andrew Romine Released From Minor League Deal By Minnesota TwinsInfielder Andrew Romine has been released from his minor league contract by the Minnesota Twins.

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Lake Park, Minnesota, twins born in different monthsA set of twins from Lake Park, Minnesota will have some incredible birthday parties to talk about for years to come.

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Infielder Romine released from minor league deal by TwinsRomine is a 10-year major league veteran who appeared in two games with Texas last year, going 1 for 4.

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The Loop's Nipsey Russell 2021 Baseball Preview: Party Like It's 1991Match Game” favorite Nipsey Russell has been hanging out with the Grim Reaper for years now, but that hasn’t stopped him from following Major League Baseball with Boy Scout intensity.

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Minnesota Twins bench coach Mike Bell dead of cancer at 46Minnesota Twins bench coach Mike Bell, the younger brother of Cincinnati Reds manager David Bell, died Friday of kidney cancer.

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Minnesota Twins bench coach Mike Bell dies at 46Minnesota Twins bench coach Mike Bell died Friday after a battle with kidney cancer. He was 46.

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Wrap with Reusse: Birds are chirping from Augusta!Reusse is wrapping up his time in Florida and has thoughts on Augusta National and the Twins wrapping up spring training.

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Mic'ed Up with Nelson CruzCan't miss content: Nellie gets mic'ed up at Spring Training!

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Mike Bell Death: Minnesota Twins Bench Coach Dies At 46"The entire Minnesota Twins organization is saddened by the death of current bench coach Mike Bell, who passed away today at the age of 46 from cancer," the team said.

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Gabbing w/ Gamble: Who do you think should win the starting left field job?Hello and welcome back to the LAST Friday discussion of the off-season! With the season right around the corner, soon we'll be caught up in real games and pennant races and all the wonderful things that April brings.

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Minnesota Twins bench coach Mike Bell, age 46, passes away from cancerThe Minnesota Twins is mourning the loss of bench coach Mike Bell, who passed away Friday due to cancer.

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Minnesota Twins Home Opener Sold OutThe home opener and first eight weekend home games of the 2021 season for the Minnesota Twins are officially sellouts.

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Lake Park, Minnesota, twins born in different monthsA set of twins from Lake Park, Minnesota will have some incredible birthday parties to talk about for years to come.

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INF Andrew Romine released from minor league deal by TwinsRomine is a 10-year major league veteran who appeared in two games with Texas last year, going 1 for 4.

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Infielder Andrew Romine Released From Minor League Deal By Minnesota TwinsInfielder Andrew Romine has been released from his minor league contract by the Minnesota Twins.

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Twins coach Mike Bell, brother of Reds manager, dies at 46FORT MYERS, Fla. — Minnesota Twins bench coach Mike Bell, the younger brother of Cincinnati Reds manager David Bell, died Friday of kidney cancer.

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Twinkie Town Talk, Evening Edition: Dobnak, Garver, Romine, Thorpe, and moreJust a bunch of news between this morning's edition and right meow.

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Notebook: Dobnak and Donaldson Thrive Against Old FriendTwins 7, Red Sox 4Box ScoreJetBlue Park may not be Fenway Park. That didn’t stop Twins slugger Josh Donaldson from mashing a second-inning two-run HR over the left-field wall to propel the Twins to a 7-4 win over Boston.

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Randy Dobnak secures bullpen spot; Lewis Thorpe optionedFORT MYERS, Fla. — A stellar spring helped cement a spot on the Opening Day roster for Randy Dobnak, who turned in yet another solid effort Thursday night against the Red Sox.

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Andrew Romine Opts Out Of ContractUtility player Andrew Romine has exercised the opt-out clause in his minor league contract with the Twins, per an announcement from team director of communications Dustin Morse.

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New Research Shows Two Twins Are Biggest Injury Risks in MLBObviously, it will come as no great shock to Twins fans that Buxton is considered one of the leagues biggest injury risks.

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MLB The Show 21 Legends Reveal: Twins Great Kirby Puckett to Join RosterIn a recent MLB The Show 21 Legends reveal, baseball Hall of Famer Kirby Puckett was officially announced for the game's roster.

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Josh Donaldson displays power, carries Twins over Red Sox 7-4The third baseman homered and doubled off former Twin Martin Perez in the first two innings.

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Taking a Different Stab at the 2021 Opening Day RosterHaving spent the week down in Fort Myers, I've witnessed some heartbreak as top prospect Alex Kirilloff was re-assigned to minor league camp.

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Souhan: Silly rule makes sending Kirilloff down right move for TwinsThe Twins were prudent in delaying the start of the outfielder's service time.

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Souhan: In face of a silly rule, Twins sending Kirilloff down was right moveThe Twins were prudent in delaying the start of the outfielder's service time.

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Twins games and the cord-cutter's quandaryBaseball livestreams won't be readily seen this season. Here's why, and where it might lead.

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Play ball! Twins early-season tickets on sale todaySingle-game tickets for the Minnesota Twins went on sale Thursday morning.

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Twins Tickets Sell Out in 6 HoursA limited number of tickets are still available for eight more games, including a four-game series with the Red Sox from April 12-15 and a four-game set with the Rangers from May 3-6.

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The Twins Alex Kirilloff Decision Wasn't Strictly a Service Time PlayAlex Kirilloff entered this spring as the frontrunner to be the Opening Day left fielder for the Minnesota Twins.

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Twins farm out six players, including pitcher Lewis ThorpeThere are still 36 players in major league camp, which breaks in a week.

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Press release: Twins option one and reassign sixMYERS, FL - The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have optioned left-handed pitcher Lewis Thorpe to the alternate training site and have reassigned left-handed pitcher Andrew Albers, right-handed pitchers Luke Farrell, Ian Hamilton, Juan Minaya and Glenn Sparkman, and catcher David Bañuelos to minor league camp.

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Boston Red Sox Minnesota Twins Spring Training Lineups: Martin Perez looks to straighten it outWhile the Sox look to claim the Chairman's Cup, for whatever it's worth.

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Previewing the Pitching Staff Battle for the CentralThe White Sox made a bigger offseason splash by signing the best reliever on the market while the Twins brought in former White Sox closer Alex Colomé and Angels closer Hansel Robles.

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Souhan: In face of a silly rule, Twins sending Kirilloff down was right moveFORT MYERS, Fla. – Major League Baseball's service-time rules are so silly that the Minnesota Twins spent this week refusing to admit that they made a sound decision.

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Playing pepper with Cards ConclaveEvery spring, sure as snow melting and robins returning, I get an email from the blogger C70 at Cards Conclave, an independent St Louis Cardinals blog.

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Twins' Randy Dobnak: Set for bullpen roleDobnak has made the major-league roster and will pitch out of the bullpen to begin the regular season, Do-Hyoung Park of MLB.com reports.

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Know your enemy: The Minnesota TwinsJust five years ago, the Twins bottomed out with 103 losses, their most since moving to Minnesota.

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Twinkie Town Talk: An extra optionStuff you might have missed, or not. Miguel Sano's success rises and falls with one of the three true outcomes, as John Foley demonstrates.

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Twins have an outfield dilemma, Wolves have a deadline, RandBall has a new loveBaseball writer Phil Miller joins the Daily Delivery for a look at the Twins one week before the start of the regular season.

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Twins Season Preview: Minnesota Twins are atop the AL Central until they're notThe Minnesota Twins will likely remind everyone that they are still here in 2021, but they'll also have the looming specter of postseason failure to contend with.

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Press release: Twins early season tickets on sale 3/25/21Single-game tickets for the Minnesota Twins' first 17 scheduled home games of the 2021 season, from the April 8 Home Opener through May 6, will go on sale to the general public TODAY at 10 a.m.

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Mental strain leading teams to split catching duties, Twins' Mitch Garver saysTwins catcher said he has to process more than ever before.

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Twinkie Town Prospect Vote 2021: Round 28"The great thing about baseball is there's a crisis every day." - Gabe Paul.

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Minnesota Twins Release Tickets for First Month of 2021 SeasonLimited capacity Twins tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 25, for home games April 8-May 6.

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Minnesota Twins Tickets On Sale For First 17 GamesMinneapolis, MN)  -  Single-game tickets for the Minnesota Twins' first 17 scheduled home games are now on sale. They went on sale at 10 a-m today the team's website and the M-L-B Ballpark app. Twins spokesman Matt Hodson says we cannot wait to see our fans back at Target Field. There is a limit of four tickets per purchaser for the...

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Twins' Andrew Albers: Sent down by MinnesotaAlbers, who last appeared in the majors in 2017, was attempting to win a spot in the Twins' Opening Day bullpen after agreeing to a minor-league contract in February following a three-year stint overseas.

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Stanzel's Sports Takeout, March 25Tell a friend to sign up for The Takeout today: If you like pizza and enjoy the Takeout, then we’ve got a deal for you!

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Know your enemy: The Minnesota TwinsJust five years ago, the Twins bottomed out with 103 losses, their most since moving to Minnesota.

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Minnesota Twins Have Seating to Start the SeasonTickets go on sale to the general public beginning at 10:00 AM Thursday, March 25 for seating pods at Target Field.

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Talking Twins with Locked On White SoxBuilt Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code "LOCKED15," and you'll get 15% off your next order.

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Projecting the Twins Opening Day Roster: Version 3.0Image courtesy of Jordan Johnson-USA TODAY Sports Catchers : Mitch Garver, Ryan Jeffers, Willians Astudillo: Odd Man Out: None: Garver and Jeffers have been locks to make the Opening Day roster since the 2020 season ended.

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Notebook: Pineda Struggles, Power Bats Break OutRays 7, Twins 6Box ScoreTwins TakeawaysStandout pitcher: Brandon Waddell Standout hitter: Andrelton Simmons The Twins bats broke out Wednesday, with plenty of power on display against a strong Rays pitching...

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Reusse: Twins in no hurry to bring back the days of the ironman catcherNot so long a go, A.J. Pierzynski started 131 games for the Twins; this season, they might have two backstops reach half that total.

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Expanded role helps Twins catcher Ryan Jeffers settle inIn 26 games during the 2020regular season, Jeffers hit.273 with a.355 on-base percentage and.436 slugging percentage.

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Concerned about the Twins' slow offensive spring? Rocco Baldelli isn't.FORT MYERS, Fla. — It has been weeks since Max Kepler has gotten a hit.

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Twins win total odds 2021: Will the Minnesota Twins go over or under win total line?We take a look at the betting lines on DraftKings Sportsbook for win total and to make the postseason for the Minnesota Twins.

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Twins outhomer Rays, but lose 7-6 in Grapefruit League gameAndrelton Simmons, Ryan Jeffers and Trevor Larnach connected for the Twins in Port Charlotte.

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Wrap with Reusse: Who starts in left field?Patrick is live from Florida and has thoughts on the Twins sending top prospect Alex Kirilloff down to Triple-A, so who has the leg up to be the team's starting left fielder on Opening Day?

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Twins Granted Fourth Option On Lewis ThorpeThe Twins have been granted a fourth minor league option on left-hander Lewis Thorpe. Read more at MLB Trade Rumors.

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Twins' ugly offense: Cause for concern or just a spring thing?Multiple veterans are struggling at the plate, especially Max Kepler, who has gone three weeks without a hit.

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Left field job wide open after Twins demote top prospect KirilloffThe 23-year-old outfielder hit only.129 in spring training in his bid to earn a starting spot.

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Letters From Spring: The Twins' playoff streak and the things you can't explainThe Twins' window, I think, is still open; I would say they're still the favorites.

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Minnesota Twins: Alex Kirilloff Optioned to Training SiteThe left-fielder position is still open for the Twins as top prospect Kirilloff is headed to their alternate training site.

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How concerned are the Twins about the FSN/Sinclair snafuWith many of the streaming options dropping Fox Sports North of late many Minnesota Twins fans like a number of other MLB fans are left in a lurch for a way to watch their favorite teams play ball in a couple of weeks when the 2021 season opens.

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Twins 2021 Position Analysis: Relief PitcherImage courtesy of Jasen Vinlove-USA Today Sports Projected Bullpen: Taylor Rogers, Alex Colomé, Tyler Duffey, Hansel Robles, Caleb Thielbar, Jorge Alcalá, Cody Stashak, Lewis ThorpeDepth: Shaun Anderson, Ian Hamilton, Brandon Waddell, Ian GibautProspects: Jhoan Duran, Edwar Colina, Dakota Chalmers, Josh Winder: THE GOOD.

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Notebook: Tough Day for Twins BaseballPittsburgh 1, Twins 0Box ScoreTwins Takeaways:Standout pitcher: Derek Law Standout hitter: Luis Arraéz.

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Breaking: Alex Kirilloff to spend Opening Day in St.PaulBuilt Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code "LOCKED15," and you'll get 15% off your next order.

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Jose Berrios is On Top of ThingsBecause of his arm action and the other pitches in his repertoire, Berríos has never had an especially consistent feel for spinning his four-seamer at the top of the strike zone.

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Twins Option Alex KirilloffThe Twins have optioned outfielder Alex Kirilloff to their alternate trainng site, per a team announcement.

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Minnesota Twins send Alex Kirilloff to alternate site; cut handful of playersThe Twins have optioned outfielder Alex Kirilloff to the alternate training site, Rocco Baldelli announces.

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Twins pitcher Matt Shoemaker bounces back in 'B' gameFORT MYERS, Fla. — On a back field at the Red Sox sprawling spring training complex, Twins starting pitcher Matt Shoemaker might have had his best outing of the spring on Tuesday.

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Twins top prospect Alex Kirilloff to begin season in minorsFORT MYERS, Fla. — Alex Kirilloff will not break camp with the Twins. The Twins optioned Kirilloff to the alternate training site in St. Paul on Tuesday, ending speculation on whether one of the or...

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Minnesota Twins option prospect Alex Kirilloff to training site, still without starting left fielderTwins prospect Alex Kirilloff will not make the major league roster to start the season, leaving Jake Cave, Kyle Garlick, Brent Rooker and Luis Arraez to compete for the starting left-field job.

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Twins Option Alex Kirilloff, Leave LF Wide OpenMINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Twins optioned prized prospect Alex Kirilloff to their alternate training site on Tuesday, leaving a wide-open competition for playing time in left field while giving the 2016 first-round draft pick more time to develop.

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Twins option top prospect Alex Kirilloff to minorsKirilloff made his major league debut for the Twins last October in Game 2 of the Wild Card Series with the Houston Astros, collecting a single and making a sliding catch in right field.

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Twins send prospect Kirilloff out, leave LF wide openMINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Twins optioned prized prospect Alex Kirilloff to their alternate training site on Tuesday, leaving a wide-open competition for playing time in left field while giving the 2016 first-round draft pick more time to develop.

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Twins prospects pitch well, but Pirates squeak out 1-0 victoryAdam Frazier's sixth inning home run is the only run in Pittsburgh's victory.

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Alex Kirilloff Optioned to Alternate Training SiteThis transaction firmly plants Kirilloff on the outside looking in as it relates to making an early impact, but manager Rocco Baldelli was quick to point out Alex will only be a call away if the Twins need help.

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Twins outfielder Alex Kirilloff sent down, others reassigned to minor league campMinnesota Twins outfielder Alex Kirilloff has been optioned to an alternate training site ahead of the 2021 Major League Baseball regular season, making it so he won't make the cut for the Opening Day roster...

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The most important of Miguel Sano's three true outcomesHis success depends on how well he balances the fine line between aggressiveness and patience.

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What to think of all this quietWhat would you say the biggest story has been from the Twins' spring training? I would venture to say that it is the fact that team is going to have fans at games, starting on opening day.

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Minnesota Twins season projections and Gophers hire Ben JohnsonMackey and Judd open with the Gophers hiring Minnesota native Ben Johnson to be the next head coach of the men's basketball team;.

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2021 AL Central Preview: Minnesota TwinsFor Cleveland and the rest of the AL Central right now, the best remains the Twins — a team coming off back-to-back AL Central wins and looking to slug their way to a third.

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Wrap with Reusse: Reusse on interviewing Kris Humphries!Reusse is live from Florida and has thought on Ben Johnson, the Twins and tells an amazing story of when he interviewed Kris Humphries!

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Press release: Twins trim spring roster to 43 playersMYERS, FL - The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have optioned outfielder Alex Kirilloff to the alternate training site, and reassigned left-handed pitcher Charlie Barnes, catcher Caleb Hamilton, right-handed pitcher Griffin Jax, outfielder Trevor Larnach and infielder Royce Lewis to minor league camp.

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Chin Music 252Former Twins standout Roy Smalley on expectations, and Kepler. Thanks to Aquarius Home Services. Kowalski's Markets.

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Minnesota Twins, Timberwolves to start selling single-game ticketsFans will be allowed at games for the first time in over a year.

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2021 AL Central Preview: Minnesota TwinsFor Cleveland and the rest of the AL Central right now, the best remains the Twins — a team coming off back-to-back AL Central wins and looking to slug their way to a third.

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Atlanta Braves vs. Minnesota Twins Highlightsdisclaimer: I do not own any of these clips / music. This video is for entertainment purposes only.

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Has Alex Kirilloff Played Himself Off the Opening Day Roster?Things have been complicated from the start with Alex Kirilloff. Under the baseball's current CBA, it's in a team's best interest to keep a young player in the minor leagues so the club can pick up an extra year of service time.

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Twins, Timberwolves announce ticket sale plansThe Minnesota Twins are preparing to host 10,000 fans per game at Target Field starting April 8.

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Spring training roundup: Nelson Cruz leads Twins past BravesBoulder Colorado shooting: 10 dead in a mass shooting at a grocery store - and another community's peace is shattered.

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Jorge Polanco shows off healthy ankle in springThere were large swaths of the last two seasons in which Jorge Polanco was playing through pain, as attested by his need for surgery on his right ankle in consecutive offseasons.

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Spring training roundup: Nelson Cruz leads Minnesota Twins past Atlanta BravesThe ageless Nelson Cruz keeps pounding the ball. Cruz, 40, hit a two-run homer and Jose Berrios pitched 4 2/3 shutout innings, striking out six as the Minnesota Twins shut down the Atlanta Braves 4-2 on Monday at Fort Myers, Fla.

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Twins tickets going on sale to general public ThursdayFORT MYERS, Fla. — With a limited capacity allowed for spectators at Target Field to begin the season, snagging tickets to the Twins' home opener might not be the easiest thing to do, but Twins fans will have their chance on Thursday.

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Top Ten Longest Tenured TwinsHere you have it, a look at the ten longest-tenured players in the Minnesota Twins organization but first, a few honorable mentions.

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Twins ready their pitchers to hit for opening series in MilwaukeeFORT MYERS, Fla. — For those who did not have a chance to witness Kenta Maeda partake in live batting practice last week at Hammond Stadium, the Twins starting pitcher wants to make it known: He put on a show.

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Was the Lack of Offense A Fluke For the Bomba Squad Last Year?In 2019, when the Minnesota Twins broke a single-season record with 307 home runs, they became the "Bomba Squad." Last year they trotted out an Opening Day lineup with seven players who hit 20 or more home runs the previous season.

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Nelson Cruz hits missile as Minnesota Twins' season approachesBuilt Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code "LOCKED15," and you'll get 15% off your next order.

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Jose Berrios strong, Nelson Cruz goes deep as Twins defeat AtlantaThe Twins' 4-2 victory over Atlanta on Monday answered any lingering questions the Twins may have had about Jose Berrios and prompted a new one about Nelson Cruz.

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Twins, Timberwolves Tickets Go On Sale SoonMinnesota sports fans will soon have a shot at seeing some of their favorite teams in person again.

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Mic'ed Up with Tyler DuffeyTyler Duffey gives us an inside look at pitchers Spring Training practices.

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Will you be heading to a ballgame this Spring?Twins tickets may not be the hot commodity we thought they'd be.

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Tickets for first 17 home Twins games to go on sale ThursdayThe team said single-game tickets will go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m.

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Twins tickets for first weeks on sale to public Thursday; Wolves tickets next weekBecause of current seating limitations at Target Field, only games from April 8 — the home opener vs. Seattle — through May 6 will be available for now.

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Tickets for first 17 home Twins games to go on sale ThursdayFans will be able to buy tickets to the first 17 home games for the Minnesota Twins beginning on Thursday.

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Twinkie Town Prospect Vote 2021: Round 27"Baseball is like church. Many attend, few understand." Leo Durocher.

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Tickets for early-season Twins games go on sale March 25The Minnesota Twins announced that single-game tickets for their first 17 scheduled home games of the 2021 season, from the April 8 Home Opener through May 6, will go on sale to the general public beginning at 10 a.m.

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Twins reserve outfielder Kyle Garlick bucks a trend by showing powerHe hit his fourth home run of the spring as he attempts to earn a major league job.

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Twins tickets for first group of games go on sale to public Thursday; Wolves tickets next weekBecause of current seating limitations at Target Field, only games from April 8 — the home opener vs. Seattle — through May 6 will be available for now.

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Twins, Timberwolves Tickets Go On Sale SoonMinnesota sports fans will soon have a shot at seeing some of their favorite teams in person again.

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Minnesota Twins Sunday Wrap-Up: 3 Questions as Spring Training winds DownThe Minnesota Twins are fast approaching the end of Spring Training, so this weeks Sunday Wrap-Up answers questions that remain for season begins.

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Road to October: A Breakdown of the Twins' 2021 ScheduleProjection systems are not perfect. Every year, teams that are projected for massive win totals disappoint, and other teams, like the 2019 Twins, vastly outperform expectations.

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Twins ponder difficult bullpen decisions as J.A. Happ progressesSARASOTA, Fla. — There’s plenty left for Twins decision-makers to sort through in the upcoming days before breaking camp and heading north, and those involved in the push for roster spots aren’t making the decisions easy.

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Twins 2021 Position Analysis: Starting PitcherImage courtesy of David Berding-USA TODAY Sports Projected Rotation: Kenta Maeda, José Berríos, Michael Pineda, J.A. Happ, Matt ShoemakerDepth: Randy Dobnak, Devin Smeltzer, Lewis Thorpe, Bailey OberProspects: Jhoan Duran, Jordan Balazovic, Matt Canterino, Blayne Enlow, Cole Sands: THE GOOD.

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Twins starting infielders have seen little time together this springThe Twins starting infield has barely played together as spring training is winding own.

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Kyle Garlick leads Twins home run paradeAs Spring Training nears its conclusion, the Twins still need to settle a pair of positional battles in the outfield and on the end of their bench.

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Twins likely to add another member to their staffSARASOTA, Fla. — As the beginning of the regular season nears, the Twins are preparing to add another member to their staff with bench coach Mike Bell at home after being diagnosed with kidney cancer in January.

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Episode 518: 2021 Over-UndersAaron and John preview the American League by dissecting Vegas' over/under win totals for each team.

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Rival Roundup, Vol. 22: The Chicago White Sox RecapThis winter, the Sox trimmed the fat. Their rock-and-roll offseason was bolstered by the fact that they had very few major subtractions off the roster, instead purging lower-tier guys and declining veterans, in favor of their dazzling young core and free agency targets.

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Sire of Fort Myers Update: Who Is Derek Law?Before we get started, let's take a look at how the talent pool has been thinned out over the past 14: Dakota Chalmers, Bailey Ober, Jordan Balazovic and Jhoan Duran all optioned to alternate training site.

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Twins' power comes on in victory over OriolesMinnesota breaks out with six home runs and a seven-run inning.

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Previewing the Position Player Battle for the AL CentralIf you based your division winners solely on hype, the White Sox would win the division in a landslide.

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Notebook: Kenta Continues Dominating SpringFinal: Braves 4, Twins 2Box Score - SavantTwins TakeawaysStandout Pitcher: Kenta Maeda Standout Hitter: Nelson Cruz Maeda Misses BatsIf there's been a noteworthy arm this spring it's been Kenta Maeda...

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What Does the Future Hold For Devin Smeltzer?Devin Smeltzer is one of my favorite Twins. His debut in 2019 was electric, he's interactive with the fan base, and his story is one of the best you'll find.

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LaTroy Hawkins displaced from home by Texas winter stormLast month's freezing cold caused a fire-sprinkler pipe to burst inside the home of the former Twins pitcher, and his wife returned a few days later to find the house flooded.

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Twins' first-rounder Aaron Sabato savors time in campFORT MYERS, Fla. — Done with the cold, done with the snow after nearly a lifetime spent in the Northeast, Aaron Sabato had already made the decision to relocate to Fort Myers, Fla., when Twins farm director Alex Hassan called him in February.

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How the Twins' Shifting Tendencies Will Change in 2021In 2020, the Miami Marlins shifted almost 42 percent of the time against right-handed batters, the highest frequency in the majors.

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Maeda pitches Twins to 2-1 spring training victory over Tampa BayFORT MYERS, Fla. — After three scoreless starts, Kenta Maeda said "it's scary when things are going so well," and mused that he might want to give up a run before training camp ends.

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An oral and pictorial history of Twins designated hittersIt hasn't always been this way in Twins Territory. In fact, full-time and productive DH's have been somewhat few and far between for this franchise.

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Ian Anderson strikes out nine in Atlanta Braves spring win over Twins  March 19, 2021Three weeks into Spring 2021 training. Last night was the first televised game so far.

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An oral and pictorial history of Twins designated hittersIt hasn’t always been this way in Twins Territory. In fact, full-time and productive DH’s have been somewhat few and far between for this franchise.

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Day off before loss to Braves benefits some Twins, but not allFriday night dropped Minnesota to an 0-5 record vs. the Braves this spring, and was the fifth time in six games that the Twins were held to two runs or fewer.

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Twins cut two pitchers, roster down to 49According to Dustin Morse, the Twins have made a couple roster moves.. The @Twins have optioned RHP Shaun Anderson and LHP Devin Smeltzer to the alternate training site.49 active players remain in...

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Twins option two as bullpen picture comes into clearer focusFORT MYERS, Fla. — Perhaps the Twins’ bullpen might have some surprises come April 1.

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Jorge Polanco tests adductor, likely to return soonFORT MYERS, Fla. — After a couple days of working with team trainers, Twins second baseman Jorge Polanco was finally ready to test out his left adductor in Friday.

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The Surprising Truth About the Twins, Spin Rate, and Release ExtensionFirst of all, let's be clear: these are small, selective samples. Because only 11 teams' home games are tracked by Statcast this spring, many clubs have only had small percentages of their total pitches measured and reported for our study.

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Notebook: Dobnak Shines AgainFinal: Braves 4, Twins 2Box ScoreTwins TakeawaysStandout Pitcher: Randy Dobnak Standout Hitter: Brent Rooker Dobnak Remains ImpressiveRandy Dobnak added to his impressive spring tonight, allowing a run on o...

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AL Notes: Odorizzi, Yankees, Twins, Red SoxThe latest on a few American League clubs... The Astros' regular season will begin on the road from April 1-6,...

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Reusse: Twins' pitching prospects show they put in work during lost seasonDespite no games in the minor leagues last season because of the pandemic, some took advantage of the shutdown period to work on pitches and get stronger.

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Twins vs Braves Spring Training game threadFresh off of an off day Thursday, the Atlanta Braves return to action Friday with a televised matchup against the Minnesota Twins.

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Press release: Twins option Shaun Anderson, Devin SmeltzerMYERS, FL - The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have optioned right-handed pitcher Shaun Anderson and left-handed pitcher Devin Smeltzer to the alternate training site.

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Twins send Devin Smeltzer, Shaun Anderson to minor league siteSmeltzer has struggled in spring training after pitching in 18 major league games over two seasons.

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