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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-09-01 19:28:53

Here are today’s minor transactions from around baseball, with the most recent moves at the top of the post…

Lefty Rich Hill has been outrighted to Triple-A by the Yankees, according to the International League transactions page. Hill wa…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-08-31 19:00:00

The Twins should look to the Cardinals, Braves, and A’s as role models, writes Phil Mackey of 1500ESPN.com. Like the Twins, those three clubs are middle class franchises, yet they also consistently succeed against the top payrolls in baseball. Ma…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-08-30 15:49:19

Here are today’s minor moves from around the game.

The Twins have selected the contract of lefty Aaron Thompson, Mike Berardino of the Pioneer Press tweets. Thompson will take the roster spot vacated when the Twins lost Sam Deduno to the Astros&…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-08-30 13:44:52

The Astros have claimed pitcher Sam Deduno from the Twins, MLB.com’s Rhett Bollinger reports (Twitter links). The Twins had placed Deduno on non-revocable waivers, so his contract now belongs to the Astros.
Deduno is already 31 and has gotten mid…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-08-25 10:38:03

The Pirates will send top prospect Gregory Polanco back to the minor leagues today, reports Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports (Twitter link). However, Polanco’s demotion is likely to be relatively short-lived, as the 22-year-old could rejoin the team a…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-08-20 14:53:54

Tigers outfielder Andy Dirks suffered yet another setback in his return from back surgery i a rehab game on Sunday, according to James Schmel of MLive.com. Dirks sustained the second hamstring injury of his rehab assignment, and while the results of a…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-08-17 12:37:55

Angels skipper Mike Scioscia is less-than-thrilled with Josh Hamilton and feels that he’s not quite the player he was when he was with the Rangers, writes Gerry Fraley of The Dallas Morning News.  “Josh is not the same that we saw when we we…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-08-13 22:26:56

Twins GM Terry Ryan was on-hand in New Britain tonight to see top prospect Byron Buxton‘s Double-A debut, but the evening took a scary turn for the five-tool center fielder. Buxton collided with right fielder Mike Kvasnicka and was unconscious on…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-08-12 21:15:08

Twins outfielder Oswaldo Arcia has switched agents and is now represented by Praver Shapiro Sports Management, reports Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer-Press. He had previously made multiple changes, most recently moving to the Legacy Sports Grou…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-08-12 08:56:50

While many clubs are averse to making trades within their own division, the Twins and Royals showed little hesitation to do so last night when Minnesota traded Josh Willingham to Kansas City in exchange for right-hander Jason Adam. The Twins, in fact,…

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