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Published 10/21/2011 at 1 a.m.
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Published 09/16/2011 at midnight
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Addition of Castillo should help Twins
Published 04/04/2006 at 12:07 a.m.
Minnesota Twins center fielder Torii Hunter probably isn't one to do much formal dinner preparation, but he knows when the table is set properly.
Twins demote Tyner, Tiffee
Published 04/02/2006 at 12:12 a.m.
The Minnesota Twins trimmed their roster down Saturday morning in preparation for Tuesday's opener at Toronto, sending two players to the minors.
Twins' Liriano charged with DUI in Cape Coral
Published 04/01/2006 at 12:25 a.m.
One of the Minnesota Twins’ top pitching prospects has been arrested and charged with driving under the influence in Cape Coral. Francisco Liriano, 22, was arrested just before 2 a.m. Thursday by Cape Coral police officers.
Twins pitcher arrested for DUI in Cape Coral
Published 03/31/2006 at 2:37 p.m.
One of the Minnesota Twins' top pitching prospects has been arrested and charged with driving under the influence in Cape Coral.
Liriano a keeper in Twins bullpen
Published 03/30/2006 at 12:25 a.m.
The foundation may be poured, but the concrete isn’t quite yet set on the Minnesota Twins pitching staff. The team reassigned veteran left-hander Dennys Reyes to minor league camp on Wednesday, leaving the Twins with 12 pitchers in camp.
Battered May cut by Minnesota
Published 03/27/2006 at 12:06 a.m.
The Minnesota Twins whittled down their pitching staff Sunday, releasing veteran left-hander Darrell May. May was 2-1 in eight spring training appearances, including one start, but had surrendered 24 hits in 14 innings and had a 7.71 ERA.
Baseball's a crazy game
Published 03/25/2006 at 12:28 a.m.
You can’t fault Trevor Plouffe for his enthusiasm. With shortstops Juan Castro and Nick Punto playing on one of the minor league fields, the Minnesota Twins prospect was added to the big-league roster for Friday afternoon’s Grapefruit League game against ...
Staying out of harm's way
Published 03/24/2006 at 12:28 a.m.
The offseason was much kinder this year to Justin Morneau, but just about anything would be easier than the gauntlet of setbacks that faced the Minnesota Twins first baseman in 2004. Morneau had his appendix removed in October ’04, and, ...
Liriano impressive in spring debut for Twins
Published 03/23/2006 at 12:28 a.m.
Welcome back, Francisco Liriano. The Minnesota Twins got their first good look at Liriano, their prized left-handed pitching prospect, in Wednesday night’s 4-3 Grapefruit League loss to Cincinnati at Hammond Stadium. And an impressive look it was.
Wheldon just wants to keep on winning
Published 03/23/2006 at 12:24 a.m.
Dan Wheldon says every Indy 500 has a theme. Last year, it was the emergence of Danica Patrick, who grabbed the spotlight while Wheldon cruised to his first career Indianapolis 500 win, propelling him to a dominant run to the ...
Twins' Williams hoping for second chance
Published 03/23/2006 at 12:20 a.m.
Glenn Williams doesn’t feel cheated. The Minnesota Twins infielder doesn’t feel slighted, wronged or unlucky that after more than 11 years in the minor leagues, his big chance was cut short by a separated shoulder.
Radke nearly ready for 12th season
Published 03/17/2006 at 12:18 a.m.
Brad Radke has done this a time or two. Radke, entering his 12th and possibly final season with the Minnesota Twins, said he feels on target for the beginning of the regular season. “For sure,” Radke said. “I feel pretty ...
Twins youngster keeps Bucs at bay
Published 03/16/2006 at 12:25 a.m.
Matt Garza wasn’t even supposed to be here. But there he was Wednesday afternoon — less than a year removed from being named the WAC pitcher of the year at Fresno State, and about six months from his debut in ...
A 'blah' game for Boof: Twins' Bonser lit up
Published 03/15/2006 at 12:09 a.m.
Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Boof Bonser entered Tuesday's Grapefruit League game against the Philadelphia Phillies with a 1.80 ERA this spring. By the time he left, the 24-year-old right hander's ERA had ballooned to 10.29.
Puckett suffers stroke; Twins shaken by news
Published 03/06/2006 at 12:04 a.m.
Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire didn't talk much about baseball after the Twins' 5-1 Grapefruit League win over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday. Like most of the Twins organization, his mind was elsewhere.
Perkins' stock keeps on rising
Published 03/05/2006 at 12:02 a.m.
Minnesota Twins pitcher Glen Perkins was more than a little concerned with heading to Fort Myers this spring, and it had nothing to do with Major League hitters.
Retirement narrows Twins' lefty search
Published 03/04/2006 at 12:04 a.m.
The Minnesota Twins had their three-way race to win a roster spot as a left-handed reliever pared down to two Friday morning when eight-year veteran Gabe White announced his retirement.
A couple of world beaters?
Published 03/03/2006 at 12:22 a.m.
The Minnesota Twins got their first up-close look at the front end of their starting rotation on Thursday night. It will also probably be the last one for a while. Staff ace Johan Santana and No. 3 starter Carlos Silva ...
Hunter wastes no time getting in swing of things
Published 03/03/2006 at 12:15 a.m.
Torii Hunter is back, back, gone. The Minnesota Twins center fielder took his first pitch of the spring — and his first pitch in a game situation in seven months — deep over the left-field wall Thursday night at Hammond ...
Castillo leaving his WBC options open
Published 03/02/2006 at 12:24 a.m.
Twins second baseman Luis Castillo won’t play for the Dominican Republic in the World Baseball Classic later this month. Or will he? Castillo said Wednesday morning that he was out of the international tournament, but then left the window open ...
Auto Racing: Bodine is saving his best for homestretch
Published 11/17/2005 at midnight
Troubles and validation. Win an armful of trophies. Rinse, repeat. That seems to be the formula for NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series driver Todd Bodine and the Germain Racing team, which have once again caught a wave of momentum at the ...