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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-07-21 23:23:40

There was some action on the shortstop front for the Indians today, as starter Asdrubal Cabrera left the game with lower back spasms, per Paul Hoynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer (via Twitter). That would appear to be a minor injury, but the news co…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-07-21 15:08:40

The Twins and catcher Kurt Suzuki recently engaged in extension talks, but the two sides aren’t seeing eye to eye in terms of contract parameters, reports Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press. Berardino characterizes the talks as “…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-07-21 12:13:10

The Royals‘ recent slide has dropped them below the .500 mark and, with so many teams ahead of them in the playoff race, Fangraphs’ Dave Cameron believes K.C. should cut its losses and trade James Shields.  There seems to be little chance …

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-07-18 14:34:06

FRIDAY: Taijuan Walker‘s name is once again at the center of trade talks surrounding Price, reports Heyman. He adds that Tampa has also expressed interest in the likes of corner infield prospect D.J. Peterson and James Paxton, neither of which is…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-07-16 18:07:25

ESPN.com’s Jim Bowden (Insider subscription required and recommended) offers a bounty of information on the trade market as we draw to within two weeks of the deadline. While you’ll want to give the piece a full read, here are some of the m…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-07-16 10:40:20

10:40am: Badler has a new piece on Castillo, who has put on about 20 pounds since leaving Cuba and beginning a training regimen in the Dominican Republic. Castillo is expected to sign shortly after his showcase and could even potentially help a big le…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-07-15 21:05:39

The Reds have signed lefty Scott Diamond to a minor league deal, reports Darren Wolfson of 1500 ESPN (via Twitter). Diamond, 27, was recently released by the Twins.
Diamond struggled through 80 innings at Triple-A this year for Minnesota, posting a 6….

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-07-14 14:28:50

Kendrys Morales‘ first venture into free agency lasted much longer than the switch-hitter would have liked, and after signing a one-year deal with the Twins in June, it sounds as if he’s very open to signing a contract that would prevent hi…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-07-12 21:53:20

The Twins have released pitcher Scott Diamond from Triple-A Rochester, reports Mike Berardino of the Pioneer Press. The former Rule 5 pick last pitched well in 2012 when he made 27 starts with a 3.54 ERA and 3.94 FIP. Minor leaguers hit well against Di…

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MLB Trade Rumors » Minnesota Twins 2014-07-10 22:59:26

Originally recalled for a two-day period with Darwin Barney on paternity leave, Cubs second baseman Arismendy Alcantara has been informed that he will be with the team at least through the All-Star break, reports Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-T…

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