The Twins Beat
The Twins spent Monday speaking with clubs and agents about upgrades for their pitching staff during the first full day of the winter meetings
With Shohei Ohtani and Giancarlo Stanton off the market, a flurry of activity is expected this week at the winter meetings
Jake Mauer is leaving the organization to pursue other interests.
Yunior Severino was made a free agent when MLB disciplined the Atlanta Braves.
Loaded at shortstop in their minor-league system, the Twins still offered Maitan more than the team he signed with, the Angels.
Former major leaguers Gregorio Petit and Brock Stassi were signed to minor league contracts by the Twins on Thursday.
Players, broadcasters and manager Paul Molitor will tour the Upper Midwest in January.
Maki replaces Eric Rasmussen, who was fired in September after 27 years with the organization.
Mike Quade will become a roving outfield instructor for the organization, which signed four players to minor league contracts.
Park struggled with the Twins in 2016 and spent all last season in Class AAA Rochester.
Thad Levine said the team is actively talking to agents for the big names in the open market, including Japanese star Shohei Ohtani.
Four former Twins are on the Hall of Fame ballot for the first time, even if not all of them are best known for the time they spent in Minnesota.
The former Twins pitcher is one of 10 'modern era' candidates up for election.
Hot action on free agency not expected early ... could drag on until spring training.
The new Detroit manager relied on some old buddies when putting together his new coaching staff, including former Twins pitching coach Rick Anderson.
The Twins have parted ways with Lanning Tucker as the team continues to make moves to reshape its staff under the Derek Falvey regime.
Brian Dozier and Byron Buxton of the Twins are finalists for American League Gold Gloves, which recognize the top fielders in baseball.
John Manuel, well-known in baseball circles as a writer/columnist for Baseball America, said that he pitched himself as a candidate for a job with the team.
The Twins are out of the playoffs after losing 8-4 to the Yankees on Tuesday despite taking a 3-0 lead in the first inning.
The Twins will proceed without the services of their power-hitting third baseman, who can't quite recover from the stress reaction in his left shin.