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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-11-25 16:29:43

We heard recently that the Reds will at least listen to offers on outfielder Jay Bruce. While that still seems to be a long shot, it is worth noting that Bruce has an eight-team no-trade clause that would come into play were he shopped.
According to Be…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-11-25 15:16:02

The Twins have outrighted righty Anthony Swarzak, according to a tweet from Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com. With the move, Minnesota has one open 40-man roster spot.
Swarzak, 29, has been a mainstay on the Twins staff for the last four years, primarily wor…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-11-23 19:30:22

MLB.com’s Anthony Castrovince names the ten players most likely to be traded this offseason and the Braves’ Justin Upton tops the list. Castrovince feels the Braves could obtain a similar, if not better, return than they received for Jaso…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-11-22 22:04:07

The Twins will hire Neil Allen as their pitching coach, write LaVelle E. Neal III and Phil Miller of the Star Tribune. However, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports (via Twitter) that Allen has been told “absolutely nothing.&#82…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-11-26 00:52:44

TUESDAY: The Kia Tigers announced that they have rejected the winning bid for Yang, as was first reported (in Korean) by San Kang on Twitter (h/t: Dan Kurtz of MyKBO.net).
As a result, there may end up being no certain resolution as to whether it as …

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-11-22 09:37:39

Wily Mo Pena, previously with the Orix Buffaloes in Japan, has become a free agent, Mike Berardino of the Pioneer Press tweets. Berardino further notes that there is mutual interest between Pena and the Twins.
MLBTR’s Tim Dierkes reported in Sept…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-11-22 00:14:18

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

A number of additional minor league signings have been reported on the MLB.com transactions page. Among the more notable moves: The Reds added first baseman Josh Satin along with second…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-11-21 18:49:22

While Andrew Miller is said to have multiple three-year offers in hand already, the other top reliever on this year’s market, David Robertson, just may end up finding someone to meet his reported asking price of “Jonathan Papelbon money.&#…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-11-21 00:32:22

Midnight EST is the deadline for teams to add players to their 40-man roster in order to protect them from being selected in next month’s Rule 5 Draft. Jonathan Mayo of MLB.com lists the notable prospects who are newly Rule 5 eligible. Of course…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-11-19 23:17:29

Here are the latest minor moves from around the game:

The Marlins have agreed to a minor league deal with infielder Reid Brignac, reports Jon Heyman of CBS Sports (Twitter link). Brignac, a former top prospect, hit .222/.300/.346 in 91 PA for the Phil…

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