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Source: Twins to hire Allen as pitching coach

Source: Twins to hire Allen as pitching coach

MLB.com Updated 21 hours ago
The Twins are close to adding a pitching coach from outside of the organization, as they're set to hire Neil Allen from the Rays' organization, according to a Major League source.
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  • Twins reportedly win bidding on Korean lefty Yang

    Twins reportedly win bidding on Korean lefty Yang

    MLB.com Nov 22 (yesterday)
    The Twins have won the bidding for Korean pitcher Hyeon-jong Yang and are nearing a deal with the left-hander, according to the St. Paul Pioneer-Press. The club has not confirmed the report.
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  • Top prospects Sano, Meyer, Rosario on 40-man roster

    Top prospects Sano, Meyer, Rosario on 40-man roster

    MLB.com Nov 20 (4 days ago)
    The Twins added four players to their 40-man roster Thursday, including top prospects Miguel Sano, Alex Meyer and Eddie Rosario, to protect them from being selected in the Rule 5 Draft in December. Sano, Meyer and Rosario were all considered locks, but …
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  • Nunez steps in to help MLB All-Stars in victory

    Nunez steps in to help MLB All-Stars in victory

    MLB.com Nov 18 (6 days ago)
    After entering as a substitute in the fourth inning of the MLB All-Stars' game against Samurai Japan on Tuesday, infielder Eduardo Nunez made the most of his opportunities. The Twins utility man was right in the thick of things from the minute he steppe…
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  • Rosario leads Rafters to AFL championship in slugfest

    Rosario leads Rafters to AFL championship in slugfest

    MLB.com Nov 15
    Eddie Rosario's bounce back came quickly and at a perfect time. Rosario, who lost the batting title on the final day of the Arizona Fall League's regular season, found a fitting consolation prize with a 4-for-5 performance in Saturday's title game. The …
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  • Twins GM Ryan 'doing well' after cancer battle

    Twins GM Ryan 'doing well' after cancer battle

    MLB.com Nov 12
    After the sudden diagnosis of throat cancer earlier this year, Terry Ryan is back in full throttle, back at the annual General Managers Meetings where the long-time Twins' GM feels most at home -- doing his job.
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  • Blyleven could fill bill as Twins' pitching coach

    Blyleven could fill bill as Twins' pitching coach

    MLB.com Nov 11
    With the recent hiring of Paul Molitor as manager, the Twins are looking for a bevy of coaches to fill out the staff. As it turns out, general manager Terry Ryan may have a pitching coach right under the club's own umbrella: fellow Hall of Famer Bert Bl…
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  • Twins' Santana gets recognition in AL ROY voting

    Twins' Santana gets recognition in AL ROY voting

    MLB.com Nov 10
    Twins shortstop/center fielder Danny Santana finished seventh in the balloting for the 2014 American League Jackie Robinson Rookie of the Year Award, getting one second-place vote to receive three points.
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  • Twins' new home uniforms have touch of gold

    Twins' new home uniforms have touch of gold

    MLB.com Nov 10
    After 28 seasons, the Twins will move to a new home uniform for 2015, the club announced on Monday. The club is introducing a new color to its scheme, as the uniform will feature the traditional scarlet red and navy blue, but it will be accented by Minn…
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  • Twins keeping Brunansky as hitting coach

    Twins keeping Brunansky as hitting coach

    The Minnesota Twins' coaching staff under new manager Paul Molitor will have at least one holdover: hitting coach Tom Brunansky.
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  • Twins to open spring slate at renovated park on March 5

    Twins to open spring slate at renovated park on March 5

    MLB.com Nov 6
    The Twins announced their 2015 Spring Training schedule at renovated Hammond Stadium at the newly renamed CenturyLink Sports Complex in Fort Myers, Fla., on Thursday.
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  • Major League Baseball Roundup

    Major League Baseball Roundup

    Paul Molitor, a Hall of Fame player and native of neighboring St. Paul, was introduced as Minnesota Twins manager Tuesday, succeeded Ron Gardenhire after the latter was relieved of his duties to end his 13-season stint in the dugout.
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  • New manager Paul Molitor optimistic about Twins chances to win …

    New manager Paul Molitor optimistic about Twins chances to win now

    yahoo.com Nov 4
    Paul Molitor finished playing in 1998, and was elected to the Hall of Fame in 2004. He could have called it a career in baseball at that point, without risking part of his reputation on managing. And though he was a bench coach in 2000-01 — usually a si…
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  • Buxton expected back for Spring Training after surgery

    Buxton expected back for Spring Training after surgery

    MLB.com Oct 31
    Byron Buxton underwent surgery Thursday to repair a broken middle finger on his left hand, but he is expected to be ready for Spring Training, Twins director of Minor League operations Brad Steil said Friday.
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  • Video - Olney: Molitor Brings Stability To Twins 00:59

    Olney: Molitor Brings Stability To Twins

    Nov 3
    Buster Olney explains why hiring Paul Molitor as the new manager of the Minnesota Twins was a "no-brainer" for GM Terry Ryan.
  • Video - Twins Offer Manager Job To Paul Molitor 02:28

    Twins Offer Manager Job To Paul Molitor

    Nov 2
    Jerry Crasnick breaks down why the Twins have offered their manager job to Hall of Famer Paul Molitor.
  • Video - Not Top Plays 01:23

    Not Top Plays

    Oct 3
    Catch the best and worst plays from "SportsCenter".
  • Video - Molitor, Twins To Discuss Manager Job 03:41

    Molitor, Twins To Discuss Manager Job

    Oct 1
    Twins beat writer La Velle Neal discusses the news that Paul Molitor is expected to meet with the Twins about their vacant managerial job.

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