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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-10-30 22:42:52

Though the Royals are coming off their best season in nearly three decades, Andy Martino of the New York Daily News writes that the team will soon need to turn its focus to some difficult offseason decisions. Industry expectations, according to Marti…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-10-28 20:45:43

Here’s the latest news on the Twins’ hunt for Ron Gardenhire’s replacement…
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The Twins have had no contact whatsoever with Maddon, reports Berardino, whose report indicates that expected cost may be a factor. A source in M…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-10-26 15:45:11

In the wake of yesterday’s report Rays ownership has discussed relocating the franchise to Montreal, Commissioner Bud Selig paused and then declined to answer whether Tampa Bay is a viable major league market, reports Bill Shaikin of the Los Ange…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-10-26 12:31:36

In today’s column, Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe details the challenges faced by the Braves and Dodgers this offseason.  John Hart and Andrew Friedman differ in age, style, and substance, but they face similar roadblocks.  Here’s …

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-10-25 21:40:03

Joe Maddon shocked many people by opting out of his contract with the Rays Friday and has now become the most coveted managerial free agent in recent history. While early speculation was that he’d follow former GM Andrew Friedman to the Dodgers,…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-10-23 13:44:26

Here are today’s minor moves from around the league…

The Twins have re-signed minor league right-hander Mark Hamburger to a minor league contract with an invite to Spring Training, tweets Darren Wolfson of 1500 ESPN. The 27-year-old St. Pa…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-10-22 22:00:57

As the Royals look to even the score in the World Series against the Giants, other teams in the division are shifting their focus to the offseason. Here are a few notes from the AL Central…

The Indians are expected to exercise their $3.5MM club …

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-10-22 18:33:06

The Twins have sold left-handed starter Kris Johnson to the Hiroshima Carp of Nippon Professional Baseball, reports Darren Wolfson of 1500 ESPN. At least six clubs from Japan’s top league showed interest in Johnson, but the Carp submitted the hig…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-10-22 15:21:35

The Twins have declined their $3.6MM club option on right-hander Jared Burton, director of communications Dustin Morse announced (on Twitter). Burton will receive a $200K buyout and hit the open market this winter.
Burton, 33, came to the Twins prior …

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-10-20 12:52:22

SungWoo Lee, the diehard Royals fan from South Korea whose visit to Kansas City earlier this summer made headlines around the sports world, is on his way back to watch his favorite team compete in the World Series.  The Royals have gone 40-20 in the r…

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