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5/23/2016 | Sano learns tough outfield lesson against KC

Twins manager Paul Molitor is willing to be patient with Miguel Sano in his first season in right field and understands mistakes will happen as Sano makes the transition from the infield.


5/23/2016 | Dozier looking to lead, gets advice from Torii

After going 1-for-16 in the Twins' four-game series against the Blue Jays that saw his average tumble to .199, second baseman Brian Dozier woke up on Monday morning to a phone call from his former teammate Torii Hunter.


5/23/2016 | Escobar collects 2 hits after coming off DL

The Twins activated shortstop Eduardo Escobar from the 15-day disabled list before Monday's game against the Royals, and optioned infielder Jorge Polanco to Triple-A Rochester.


5/23/2016 | Volquez eyeing continued success vs. Santana, Twins

Royals right-hander Edinson Volquez will take the mound against one of his favorite opponents on Tuesday as the Twins counter with righty Ervin Santana at Target Field.


5/23/2016 | Royals' bats pour it on as Perez goes 5-for-5

Salvador Perez was a homer short of the cycle, going a career-best 5-for-5 with a double and a triple, to help lead the Royals to a 10-4 win over the Twins on Monday night at Target Field.


5/23/2016 | Rays' Adames, Dodgers' Bellinger lead Prospect Team of the Week

MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Team of the Week honors the best performances from the previous seven days. Any player currently on an organization Top 30 Prospects list on our Prospect Watch is eligible, including big leaguers.


5/23/2016 | Legends set to welcome stars of the future at 2016 MLB Draft

Major League Baseball announced the annual list of club reps for the 2016 MLB Draft on Monday, and as usual it is a star-studded gathering from the past that will man the phones and help welcome the future on the first night of selections.


5/22/2016 | Dozier, Twins can't finish off another comeback

The Twins entered the eighth inning Sunday in almost the exact same situation as Saturday, as in both games they had one hit entering the eighth and trailed by two runs before getting two runners to reach base with nobody out. But unlike Saturday, when Danny Santana hit a game-tying two-run double before Eduardo Nunez launched a go-ahead three-run homer, Brian Dozier grounded into a double play and Nunez flied out to center in a 3-1 loss to Toronto at Target Field.


5/22/2016 | Stroman stifles Twins after Jays' leadoff homers

Marcus Stroman limited the Twins to three hits over 7 2/3 strong innings, and he was backed by consecutive homers to open the game from Jose Bautista and Josh Donaldson to lift the Blue Jays to a 3-1 win on Sunday at Target Field.


5/22/2016 | Royals rolling into series against Twins

Right-hander Ian Kennedy will be on the mound Monday night against the Twins at Target Field as the Royals aim to continue their surge in the American League Central. Ricky Nolasco gets the call for Minnesota.


5/22/2016 | Perkins' shoulder flares up; 'pen session delayed

Twins closer Glen Perkins suffered a setback in his recovery from a strained left shoulder while playing long toss on Thursday, and he will not throw his scheduled bullpen session on Monday.


5/22/2016 | Pipeline preview: Walker, Sheffield among prospects to watch

Here's a look at top prospects to watch in today's Minor League action:


5/22/2016 | Candelario among top prospect performers Saturday

A look at the best performances from top prospects Saturday.


5/22/2016 | Walker's three homers lead Rochester to win

Adam Walker's home runs tend to come in bunches and usually go very, very far. That was the case Saturday as the Twins' No. 10 prospect blasted a career-high three home runs to power Triple-A Rochester past Durham, 12-2.


5/21/2016 | Twins hopeful comeback win provides spark

It was the kind of win the Twins are hoping can get them out of their season-long rut and give the team some much-needed confidence going forward.


5/21/2016 | With 5-run 8th, Twins rally past Blue Jays

The Twins snapped their five-game losing streak with a five-run rally in the eighth inning, keyed by a go-ahead three-run homer from Eduardo Nunez in a 5-3 win over the Blue Jays on Saturday afternoon at Target Field.


5/21/2016 | Escobar close to returning to Twins

Shortstop Eduardo Escobar started his rehab assignment with Class A Advanced Fort Myers on Friday, going 1-for-3 with a triple, and is nearing a return with the Twins.


5/21/2016 | Local kids discover finer points of game at Play Ball clinic

When Major League Baseball's All-Star Game came to Minnesota in 2014, several local baseball fields received funding for renovations. One such field was Lee Park in Robbinsdale. Two years later, that same field played host to the Play Ball! Minnesota Youth Skills Clinic, hosted by the Twins as part of MLB's "Play Ball" initiative.


5/21/2016 | Stroman, Blue Jays seek series win over Twins

After taking two of the first three games at Target Field, the Blue Jays will turn to their ace as they go for a series win over the Twins on Sunday afternoon. Toronto will send right-hander Marcus Stroman to the mound against Minnesota righty Phil Hughes.


5/21/2016 | Minnesota kids excited to Play Ball with Twins

Dozens of kids learned from coaches at the Play Ball Minnesota Youth Skills Clinic at the Bielenberg Sports Complex in Woodbury. The event, which was hosted by the Minnesota Twins, is part of the "Play Ball" initiative launched last year by Major League Baseball.


5/21/2016 | Tigers coaches Play Ball with youth players

Members of the Detroit Tigers' coaching staff paid a visit to more than 90 eager youth baseball players at Millennium Park in Northville, Mich., on Saturday.


5/21/2016 | Mengden, Urias among top prospect performers Friday

A look at the best performances from top prospects Friday.


5/21/2016 | Blue Jays remain a thorn in Duffey's side

In 13 career starts when he's not facing the Blue Jays, Twins right-hander Tyler Duffey has a 2.13 ERA.


5/20/2016 | Twins' Dean faces Blue Jays in first MLB start

The Blue Jays will try to build on their winning streak behind left-hander J.A. Happ, while the Twins will attempt to snap a five-game skid in the third game of a four-game set on Saturday afternoon at Target Field.


5/20/2016 | Blue Jays hit four home runs in rout of Twins

Aaron Sanchez tossed seven strong innings and was backed by homers from Josh Donaldson, Jose Bautista, Michael Saunders and Darwin Barney in a 9-3 win for the Blue Jays that handed the Twins their fifth straight loss on Friday night at Target Field.




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