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  • Twins minor leaguer banned 50 games for test

    Twins minor leaguer banned 50 games for test

    ESPN.com Updated Aug 13, 2012
    Two minor league players have been suspended 50 games each after positive drug tests.
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  • Twins activate Plouffe from DL, option Nishioka

    Twins activate Plouffe from DL, option Nishioka

    MLB.com Aug 13, 2012
    The Twins activated third baseman Trevor Plouffe from the 15-day disabled list on Monday, and optioned second baseman Tsuyoshi Nishioka to Triple-A Rochester to make room on the roster.
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  • Video - Twins Sink Tigers 00:32

    Twins Sink Tigers

    Aug 13
    Ryan Doumit hits three-run homer in Twins' 9-3 win over Tigers.