Stauffer activated from DL, rejoins Twins 'penMLB.com 14 hours agoReliever Tim Stauffer was officially activated from the 15-day disabled list before Friday's game against the White Sox, a day after infielder Doug Bernier was optioned to Triple-A Rochester.Share Tweet
Twins to activate Stauffer; Bernier optionedMLB.com May 21 (yesterday)The Twins will activate right-handed reliever Tim Stauffer from the 15-day disabled list prior to Friday's game against the White Sox, the club announced on Thursday. Infielder Doug Bernier was optioned to Triple-A Rochester to make room for Stauffer on…Share Tweetyahoo.com May 21 (2 days ago)Take a look around the league with Big League Stew's daily wrap up. We'll hit on all of the biggest moments from the day that you may have missed, while providing highlights, photos and interesting stats. Joe Mauer's long-running power drought is over, …Share Tweet
Fien, Arcia ready to begin rehab assignmentsMLB.com May 20 (3 days ago)Twins reliever Casey Fien threw a bullpen session at Target Field without any issues on Wednesday, and is set to begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Rochester.Share Tweet
Cervelli passes concussion tests, plays vs. TwinsMLB.com May 20 (3 days ago)After leaving Tuesday's game early for precautionary reasons, Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli passed a full battery of tests to determine his availability for Wednesday night's game at PNC Park.Share TweetThe Twins used a six-run second inning to build up a big lead against former Minnesota starter Francisco Liriano and held on to beat the Pirates, 8-5, at PNC Park on Tuesday night.Share Tweetyahoo.com May 20 (3 days ago)Over his career, Pittsburgh Pirates first baseman Pedro Alvarez has done one thing consistently well: Smash home runs with incredible power. He was at it again Tuesday against the Minnesota Twins. In the fourth inning, Alvarez stepped to the plate again…Share Tweet
Santana begins throwing bullpen sessionsMLB.com May 19 (4 days ago)Right-hander Ervin Santana, who is serving an 80-game suspension for the use of a performance-enhancing substance, has started throwing bullpen sessions at the Twins' Spring Training complex in Fort Myers, Fla.Share Tweet
Twins activate Nunez from 15-day DLMLB.com May 19 (4 days ago)The Twins officially activated utility man Eduardo Nunez from the 15-day disabled list on Tuesday, two days after they optioned designated hitter Kennys Vargas to Triple-A Rochester. The move to activate Nunez was announced on Sunday, but didn't become …Share Tweet
Archer Throws 6 Strong Innings in Rays' 11-3 Win Over Twinsnytimes.com May 17 (6 days ago)Evan Longoria drove in three runs and had two of Tamp Bay's season-high 18 hits, Chris Archer threw six sharp innings for his first win this month, and the Rays routed the Minnesota Twins 11-3 on Sunday.Share TweetEduardo Escobar went 4-for-4, and added a key seventh-inning RBI single to help the Twins beat the Rays, 6-4, on Saturday at Target Field.Share Tweet
Twins activate Robinson, place Schafer on DLMLB.com May 16 (7 days ago)The Twins activated outfielder Shane Robinson from the family emergency list after missing four games, and placed fellow outfielder Jordan Schafer on the 15-day DL with a right knee MCL sprain.Share Tweet
Santana, Hughes Lead Twins to 3-2 Win Over Raysnytimes.com May 15Danny Santana's triple keyed a late two-run rally, and Phil Hughes pitched seven strong innings Friday night to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.Share Tweet
Rays activate lefty McGee from 15-day DLMLB.com May 14The Rays announced that left-handed pitcher Jake McGee has been activated from the 15-day disabled list and will be in Minnesota on Friday when Tampa Bay begins a three-game series with the Twins.Share Tweetnytimes.com May 14Miguel Cabrera led the Tigers’ attack with two home runs and five R.B.I. Detroit’s 13 runs and 20 hits were season highs.Share TweetAmazingly, Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera hasn't received a lot of attention this season. Despite hitting .328/.437/.568 over 151 plate appearances, no one seems to be talking about him. That should change after Thursday's game against the Minnes…Share Tweet
J.D. exits Tigers game with back tightnessMLB.com May 13Just as J.D. Martinez seemed to be working his way out of his recent slump, the Tigers outfielder found himself in the training room. He left Wednesday's game against the Twins with lower back tightness.Share Tweet
Kinsler's Hit Lifts Tigers Over Twins 2-1 in 10 Inningsnytimes.com May 12Ian Kinsler's RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning lifted the Detroit Tigers to a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night.Share Tweet
Hicks recalled as Twins put Robinson on family listMLB.com May 12The Twins placed outfielder Shane Robinson on the family emergency list on Tuesday and recalled fellow outfielder Aaron Hicks from Triple-A Rochester.Share TweetDanny Salazar turned and watched the fourth pitch he threw on Sunday sail over left field, caroming off the pole down the line for a home run by Twins leadoff man Brian Dozier. That was all the Tribe's starter allowed Minnesota to have in a dominant eff…Share TweetTorii Hunter continued his hot streak against the Tribe, Brian Dozier launched a home run, and the Twins spoiled left-hander Bruce Chen's return to the Majors in a 7-4 win over Cleveland on Saturday.Share Tweet
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