A Quiet Rule Change Has Made A Loud Impact

In an attempt to clarify what defines a catch, MLB has turned a gray area into a black-and-white issue, and that's not necessarily a good thing.

Twins Notes: Willingham, Fuld, Nicknames, & More

It's Monday morning, and you need your Twins fix. Jesse and Twinkie Town have you covered.

Twins News: Arcia to the DL, Mastroianni Recalled

That's disappointing.

Going Oppo With... Trevor Plouffe?

Trevor Plouffe can thank his newfound ability to hit to the opposite field for his hot start this season.

Wed. Links: Puig, Shorter Games, Darvish & More

I was at the home opener on Monday, and although the Twins lost, it was nice to see baseball back at Target Field. If you had told me that it would only be in the mid-50s to low-60s during the...

Twins Acquire Eduardo Nunez from the Yankees

The Twins traded class A pitching prospect Miguel Sulbaran for the Yankees' infielder/outfielder/ultra-utility-guy-who-isn't-the-best-at-fielding-but-hits-better-than-Pedro-Florimon.

Twins Call Up Chris Herrmann

Seven days into the season, and the Twins have made their first roster move.

Wed. Links: Opening Day, Paternity Leave and More

The baseball season has started, and I was so excited for Opening Day that as soon as my last class was over, I was out the door and driving home. I only missed an inning and a half, and though the...

Breaking: Ron Gardenhire Resigns

Twinkie Town has the exclusive story.

2014 Twins Opening Day Roster

Twinkie Town has the rundown of the Twins' Opening Day roster, and a bit of history, too.


Waiver Moves: Presley, Parmelee & Diamond

The Twins are cleaning house, people.

Pitching Staff Set as Twins Put Diamond on Waivers

And just like that, we know which pitchers the Twins will be taking north for Opening Day.

Twins Trade Vance Worley

And so endeth an unremarkable career with Minnesota.

Twins Re-Sign Matt Guerrier

Twins sign a minor league deal with Matt Guerrier, who was released by his previous team, the Minnesota Twins, yesterday.

Twins Release Matt Guerrier

Right-hander released on the eve of the roster bonus date.

Kyle Gibson to be Minnesota Twins' Fifth Starter

Color all Twins fans surprised, but it's the best move.

Twins Place Vance Worley On Waivers

Worley was the team's Opening Day starter in 2013

Wed. Links: Replay Advantage, Cactus Injury & More

Yesterday I had my usher training with the Twins. Most of it was fairly standard stuff (i.e. here's how I'm supposed to do my job, no fraternizing with players outside of a quick hello or "Good...

Twins Sign Four-Year Contract with Glen Perkins

New contract ensures "Joe Mauer standing next to Glen Perkins compared to young Joe Mauer standing next to young Glen Perkins" pictures through at least 2017.

Jesse's Appearance on Edmonton Radio TSN 1260

Listen in! Jesse definitely has a voice for radio.

Miguel Sano Gets a New Elbow

At least, "new" in the sense his ulnar collateral ligament is reattached.

Kurt Suzuki Leading Off? No, Just No

It appears as though Ron Gardenhire's preference is to have a center field bat leadoff this year, but if Aaron Hicks, Darin Mastroianni, and Alex Presley fail to run away with the job, Gardy may have a surprise option up his sleeve: Kurt Suzuki.

Wed. Links: Pre-Arb, Phillips' Delusion, and More

The weather is finally warming up! Enjoy a picture of me on my spring break. It's almost like Florida out here! Manny Machado and Mike Trout are both disappointed with their respective...

Twins Try to Sway Ervin Santana with 3-Year Offer

Ervin Santana is still without a deal. Minnesota might be the only team on the market offering more than one year. Can it work?


Terry Ryan and the Creation of Pitching Staffs

Community member kedelbro looks at Minnesota's recent draft history when it comes to developing Major League pitchers. It's not difficult to guess what it looks like, but just how bad is it?

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