The Twins have two of the top prospects in baseball in their farm system in Byron Buxton and Miguel Sano, but they’ll probably start the season in the Minors. Until they reach MLB, the club can still be excited by the arrival of Vargas, who right at the start of 2015 should bring a pure power presence the Twins were really lacking for much of last season.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.
Jimmy Rollins homered for the second straight day and the Phillies cruised to a 5-1 victory over the Twins Sunday.
Oswaldo Arcia was a bright spot for the Twins in 2013. Can he hold down a corner outfield spot this season?
Spring training games don’t count for stats or standings, but crazy stuff still happens.
Joe Mauer drove in the game’s first run with a first-inning single, and four Minnesota Twins pitchers combined to two-hit the Philadelphia Phillies in a 1-1 tie Sunday.
After just missing a diving catch, nothing was going to stop Ben Revere from scoring the go-ahead run one inning later.
Minnesota’s comeback was fueled by a couple of recent minor league call-ups, and Philadelphia’s bullpen faltered again.
Justin Morneau hit the go-ahead single in the eighth inning to cap a three-hit night and carry the Minnesota Twins to a 3-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday.
If Liam Hendriks sticks in the Majors, he could be a role model for hundreds of up-and-coming players trying to make it from down under.
Joe Blanton pitched his second complete game of the season and Jim Thome homered for the second day in a row to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night.
According to reports, the Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to sign infielder Jim Thome to a one-year contract.
Thome hit his 600th home run Monday night, becoming only the eighth player in major league history to do so.
Delwyn Young hit a three-run home run off Joe Nathan, who allowed six runs while getting one out in the Minnesota Twins split squad’s 6-3 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
What happened Saturday to the Phillies is the kind of devastating loss that can deflate a team, not that the Phillies have had more than their share of disappointment already in a season filled with bad karma.You […]