Reporter | Minnesota Twins

Megan Ryan is a Minnesota Twins beat reporter.

Ryan covered the Minnesota United FC during its first two years of existence before switching to college sports in 2019. She previously spent two years at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette covering Penn State football, Robert Morris basketball and high school sports. A Minnesota native and Minneapolis resident, she graduated magna cum laude from the University of Minnesota with a major in journalism and minors in management and global studies. She has lived in Pennsylvania, Texas (covering the real Friday Night Lights for the Dallas Morning News) and New York (as a sports copy editor for a summer through the Dow Jones News Fund).


Clutch hitting, bullpen pitching escape Twins in 7-3 loss to Detroit

Tyler Duffey and newcomer Derek Law combined to face 11 batters and give up five earned runs in the seventh inning while the Twins' hitters stranded 16 runners on base in the game.


Confident Larnach had to bide his time before big-league call-up

"I just can't accept failure," said former first-round draft pick Trevor Larnach.


Trevor Larnach to make MLB debut against Detroit Tigers on Saturday

The outfielder will start in left field and bat fifth after being called up from Triple-A on Friday in the wake of Byron Buxton's injury.


Twins endure two rain delays to beat Detroit 7-3

Matt Shoemaker pitched five scoreless innings and the offense added insurance runs late.


Twins put Buxton on 10-day injured list; expected to be out 'weeks'

Twins center fielder Byron Buxton suffered a sprained hip running out a ground ball Thursday.


Trevor Larnach goes quickly from Saints to Twins

The former Oregon State standout gets callup after Byron Buxton's injury.


Twins can't capitalize on big opportunity in 3-1 loss to Texas

The Twins offense went quiet into the damp night after failing to deliver in a bases-loaded, nobody out situation in the fourth inning against Texas.


Twins place Kirilloff on injured list; activate Sano after 12-game absence

Alex Kirilloff, who was on a seven-game hitting streak where he hit four homers and drove in 11 runs, has a sprained right wrist.


Thorpe returns to Twins, will start tonight; Waddell gets demoted

Brandon Waddell gave up six runs and five hits in two appearances against Texas while retiring only three batters.


Baldelli: Matchups dictated Waddell start 10th inning for Twins

Starter J.A. Happ said he talked with Taylor Rogers about his failed save after the Twins turned a 3-1 lead in the ninth into a 6-3 loss in 10 innings.