MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-09-29 17:01:50

The Twins shook up the organization earlier today by announcing that Ron Gardenhire would be replaced as manager. Gardenhire was one of the game’s longest-tenured managers (13 years), and perhaps more incredibly, his departure will ignite the Tw…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-09-29 15:15:46

3:15pm: Gardenhire has been offered a different position within the organization, Ryan said at today’s press conference. Gardenhire says that he hasn’t decided whether or not he would have interest.
1:05pm: La Velle E. Neal III of the Star…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-09-28 18:55:07

Blue Jays GM Alex Anthopoulos and manager John Gibbons are in no immediate danger of losing their jobs, but that could change if team president Paul Beeston leaves his post, FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal writes. Beeston is in the last year of his con…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-09-28 11:02:50

In today’s column, Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe looks at nine managers and GMs to watch. The Braves search for a new GM features prominently on the list. While Royals owner David Glass won’t prevent GM Dayton Moore from pursuing the ope…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-09-26 13:27:15

With the regular season coming to a close, we can see with MLBTR’s Transaction Tracker that there were dozens of waiver claims made this season. While many of the players involved in these transactions didn’t crack a big league roster or …

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-09-25 18:45:51

The Brewers fell to the Reds today by a score of 5-3, thereby officially eliminating the club from the postseason despite having spent 150 days in first place in the NL Central this season. As MLB.com’s Adam McCalvy notes, Milwaukee’s colla…

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Hughes turns to offer to pitch in relief to reach bonus

DETROIT — After Phil Hughes fell just one out short of reaching a $500,000 bonus for reaching 210 innings on the season because of a rain delay on Wednesday, the Twins offered him an opportunity to pitch in relief this weekend to reach the bonus,…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-09-24 22:37:18

Phil Hughes‘ excellent season with the Twins has been a bright spot in an otherwise bleak season for Minnesota, and his final start on Wednesday had plenty of significance. Hughes whiffed five hitters and walked none, giving him an 11.63-to-1 K/…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-09-24 14:34:05

Third baseman Trevor Plouffe suffered a fractured left forearm today, as LaVelle E. Neal III of the Star Tribune reports on Twitter. That will end the 28-year-old’s season, but not before he posted a solid .258/.326/.423 slash over 520 plate app…

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Beloit Snappers News List 2014-09-24 11:01:07

The Beloit Snappers are pleased to announce the signing of a new two-year player development contract with the Oakland Athletics. The new contract will run through the end of the 2016 season. The Snappers have been affiliated with the A’s since the 201…

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