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Dee Gordon's mother, DeVona Strange, was shot by her boyfriend when Dee was 7. "It's definitely hard for him. But he wants to help people," Nick Gordon said of his brother opening up about the tragedy.
Injury-causing incident occurred during victory parade near Dominican Republic.
"It could play out a lot of different ways," manager Rocco Baldelli said. "The goal is to put our guys in the best possible spot to help us win games."
He believes a good spring will spill over into the season, after he had a horrible start in 2018.
After taking a look at the lighter and hopefully nimbler Sano, new manager Rocco Baldelli reaffirmed his commitment to Sano as his third baseman.
Max Kepler, from Germany, and Jorge Polanco, from the Dominican Republic, came up through the Twins system as international signings from different worlds. They now have the richest contracts on the team.
It's a lot of money, but it's less, perhaps substantially less, than they would earn if they continue to progress as they have to date.
The Twins are one of several teams to invest thousands of dollars in new technology to document players' every move — on the mound, at the plate and in the field.
Having made an Opening Day roster for the first time last spring, Mitch Garver is eager to do whatever it takes to stay with the Twins when they leave Fort Myers.
Miguel Sano was removed from the Dominican Republic's roster for the Caribbean Series, with his team and the Twins stating different reasons for the move.