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3/5/2015 | Twins use balanced attack, top Red Sox in slugfest

The Twins opened Grapefruit League play by outlasting the Red Sox in a 9-8 slugfest Thursday night at newly renovated Hammond Stadium.


3/5/2015 | Ryan believes Twins can contend in 2015

After four straight years with at least 92 losses, Twins general manager Terry Ryan is ready for the Twins to turn the page this season and get back to their competitive ways. Despite the fact the Twins finished in last place in the American League Central with a 70-92 record last season, Ryan said it doesn't stop him from believing his team can contend this year.


3/5/2015 | Tonkin determined to show he can stick with Twins

After spending parts of the last two seasons in the Majors, Michael Tonkin knows how important this year is for him and he's determined to show he can be a capable late-inning reliever.


3/5/2015 | Molitor goes with regulars in first Grapefruit lineup

New Twins manager Paul Molitor didn't waste any time getting his regulars into the lineup for the Grapefruit League opener against the Red Sox, as he penciled in nearly every projected Twins starter Thursday night.


3/5/2015 | MLB Pipeline checks in from Twins camp

The Minnesota Twins have something very good going on in their farm system. With six prospects on the Top 100 list, they are generally considered to have among the top two or three farm systems in baseball. They also know that placement on prospect rankings doesn't mean a whole lot in the big picture.


3/4/2015 | Molitor, Twins open Grapefruit slate vs. Red Sox

After 10 days of workouts and an exhibition game against the University of Minnesota, the Twins are ready to open Grapefruit League action against the Red Sox on Thursday night at Hammond Stadium.


3/4/2015 | Victory over alma mater sweet for Perkins

It was just an exhibition game to open Spring Training for the Twins, but for closer Glen Perkins it was a memorable experience, as he got to face off against his alma mater, the University of Minnesota, on Wednesday night at Hammond Stadium.


3/4/2015 | Berrios, Buxton impressive vs. Gophers

TJose Berrios registering four strikeouts and Byron Buxton connected on a pair of doubles in an exhibition against the University of Minnesota on Wednesday night.


3/4/2015 | Elbow healed, Sano returns to action

After missing roughly a year following Tommy John surgery on his right elbow, prospect Miguel Sano made his return to game action against the University of Minnesota on Wednesday night at Hammond Stadium.


3/3/2015 | Minny reunion: Torii, Garnett are talk of town

Even Torii Hunter is amazed by the parallels between his return to the Twins and Kevin Garnett's recent homecoming with the NBA's Minnesota Timberwolves.


3/3/2015 | Twins agree to terms with 25 players for 2015

The Twins agreed to terms with 25 players for the 2015 season, the club announced on Tuesday. All 40 players on the active roster are now under contract for this season.


3/3/2015 | Twins tab Berrios, Gibson for spring openers

The Twins announced that No. 5 prospect Jose Berrios will start against the University of Minnesota on Wednesday, along with right-hander Kyle Gibson getting the nod for the Grapefruit League opener against the Red Sox on Thursday.


3/3/2015 | Source: Twins, Dozier to discuss extension

The Twins are set to meet with second baseman Brian Dozier's agent on Wednesday and could discuss a possible extension, a Major League source confirmed to MLB.com on Tuesday. The club has not commented on the situation.


3/3/2015 | Twins recuperate from clubhouse bug

The flu hit the Twins' clubhouse in recent days, but all five players who missed time due to illness on Monday -- right-hander Trevor May, catcher Kurt Suzuki, center fielder Byron Buxton, left fielder Oswaldo Arcia and center fielder Jordan Schafer -- returned to action on Tuesday.


3/2/2015 | Short-handed Twins get work in on defense

The Twins had a short-handed squad on Monday, but they did their best to iron out the fundamentals. Five of the team's players were missing from practice due to illness, but the club still practiced popups and cutoffs on the big field at Hammond Stadium.


3/2/2015 | Santana looking to settle in as Twins' shortstop

Danny Santana did everything asked of him as a rookie last season, and now he's looking forward to settling back to his natural position. He is playing exclusively at shortstop in Spring Training.


3/2/2015 | Ryan would gladly mentor Torii as future GM

Twins executive vice president and general manager Terry Ryan has always had a soft space in his heart for Torii Hunter. And if Hunter would like to some day take over a team, Ryan would love to help him.


3/1/2015 | Oliva reflects on Minoso's life and career

One of Cuba's all-time greatest players, Minnie Minoso, died on Sunday. Another great Cuban player, Tony Oliva, reflected on Minoso's life and distinguished baseball career.


3/1/2015 | Twins counting down to first Spring Training game

The Minnesota Twins are moving closer to their first Grapefruit League game, and manager Paul Molitor is happy with how his team has progressed so far.


3/1/2015 | Meyer returns to camp with heavy heart

Twins pitching prospect Alex Meyer returned to camp Sunday following the loss of his grandfather, Don Meyer.